Governor Dennis Daugaard

Governor Urges Safe Thanksgiving Holiday Travel

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Gov. Dennis Daugaard is asking South Dakotans to be safety conscious as they travel over Thanksgiving Day holiday weekend. The state last year had no highway fatalities during the Thanksgiving Day travel reporting period. It marked the first time in a decade that has happened. South Dakota recorded 225 highway...
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SD Corn Harvest Near Done; Low Prices Big Concern

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota farmers have harvested most of this year’s row crops and the frigid weather shouldn’t hurt grain still in the field, though fall tillage is probably over because the ground is frozen. The National Agriculture Statistics Service says in its weekly crop report that dry weather helped the...
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Cultural Heritage Center

Work Complete on New Visitor Parking Lot at Cultural Heritage Center

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Work was finalized last week on a new visitor parking lot at the Cultural Heritage Center in Pierre.  The work was completed just in time for this Friday’s annual holiday open house of the South Dakota State Historical Society.  Parking has been a problem at the center since it...
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Local Resident Wins Free Fuel from Cenex

ST. PAUL, MINNESOTA – (DRG News) A Pierre woman has been given a special thank you as the result of her contribution to the community.  Marjorie Schoenrock was selected to receive free fuel from “Tanks of Thanks”, which is a Cenex program that rewards people who do good deeds to improve their community.  The...
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