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City Officials Announce That Menards Planning to Build Home Improvement Store in Pierre

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A new development for Pierre was announced yesterday at the city’s weekly commission meeting.  The Capital City has been tabbed as the next location for the home improvement store Menards.   The company has 280 home improvement stores in several Midwest states.  In South Dakota, the company’s website says stores...
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Stanley County Schools Receive Technology Infrastructure Upgrade Grant

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Stanley County School District has received a grant that will benefit the district’s schools.  Stanley County Superintendent Dan Martin says the district applied for the Technology Upgrade Grant through the South Dakota Department of Education.  Funding was provided through the 2013 legislature.  Martin says in a press...
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Governor Daugaard Urges Careful Driving Over the Upcoming Labor Day Weekend

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Governor Dennis Daugaard is urging travelers on South Dakota roads during the upcoming Labor Day travel weekend to use extra care.  The state Office of Highway Safety says South Dakota has recorded at least one highway fatality during every Labor Day travel weekend since 2005.  2004 was the last...
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Chip Sealing Continues in Pierre

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Pierre’s Street Department is continuing work it started yesterday to conduct this year’s chip seal project on various roads around the community.  Construction and Operations Manager Lynn Patton says this morning’s rains backed up plans for today a bit, but they still plan to complete work on Humboldt Street...
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