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Philip Was First Stop Last Wednesday-Gettysburg Next on the List of KGFX Hometown Tour Stops

UNDATED – (DRG News) The first KGFX Hometown Tour broadcast for 2013 was held June 12 in Philip. Wednesday brings our second stop on the Hometown Tour schedule. Join Skipper T and the Dakota Cruiser in Gettysburg at Potter County Implement. The broadcast starts Wednesday morning at 9:05 a.m. Guests include Gettysburg School Superintendent...
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SD National Guard Museum

National Guard Museum Extends Summer Hours

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota National Guard Museum in Pierre says it is expanding its summer hours. Starting July 1, the museum will open from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. on the first Tuesday and the third Thursday of the months through September. Normal museum hours are from 9 a.m. to 4...
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Money Sign

US Agency Pays $5.6 Million to SD Local Governments

WASHINGTON (AP) – Sen. Tim Johnson says the U.S. Department of Interior has designated more than $5.6 million that will go to 31 South Dakota counties as payment in lieu of property taxes. Johnson says the Black Hills National Forest, national grasslands and national parks are tremendous assets to South Dakota, but they pay...
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Irrigation System

State-Issued Irrigation Permits Soaring in SD

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – The number of irrigation permits is soaring in South Dakota, due to last year’s drought and to lucrative market prices for corn, wheat and soybeans. The state Department of Environment and Natural Resources approved 173 irrigation permits last year. So far this year it has issued 279, and 121...
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