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Prescribed Burns to be Done Today in Sully County

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Game, Fish and Parks Department will hold two prescribed burns today in Sully County. The first grass burn off will be at Koenig Game Production Area in west central Sully County next to the river.  It will start about 11:00 a.m. this morning and should be done by...
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Road Ditch Clean Up Planned for Wednesday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The South Dakota Department of Transportation and Department of Corrections will conduct a road ditch clean up this Wednesday.  The cleanup will cover property from the Mickelson Training Center to the Truck Route.  Ditches along the Truck Route (Garfield Avenue) will also be cleared of trash, as will a...
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City Crews to do Water Main Work on Segment of Buchanan Avenue This Week

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Pierre water crews will be working in east Pierre this week-installing water main on Buchanan Avenue from Spruce Avenue to Buffalo Street.  Dane Brewer, City Water Superintendent, says there will be street closures on that block and residents who will be without water will have door hangars placed on...
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Stranded Boaters Assisted Northwest of Pierre Late Saturday

CORRRECTION:  After this story was published, we were advised that the boat involved in this incident was stranded and was NOT stuck on a sandbar, as we were first told.  The boat did not have power to return to shore-as the battery had died.  The boaters contacted Pike Haven Resort, and a charged battery...
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