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New Exhibit Opening Saturday in SDSHS’s Museum at Cultural Heritage Center

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Saturday brings the debut of a new exhibit at the South Dakota State Historical Society’s Museum in Pierre.  The exhibit, called Furniture: The Fancy and the Functional will open Saturday in the museum’s Marvis T. and Florence Brown Hogen Gallery at the Cultural Heritage Center.  Admission will be free...
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Horse Racing

2013 Season of Horse Racing at the Fairgrounds is Almost Here!

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) This weekend brings the start of the 2013 season for horse racing at the Stanley County Fairgrounds.  There will be three weekends of racing in Fort Pierre once again this year-the last two weekends in April and the first weekend in May.  Track manager Dennis Booth says the...
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Emergency Dispatchers

Public Safety Telecommunications Week Noted Through Saturday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) This week marks National Public Safety Telecommunications Week. The week is a way to say thanks to the Communications Officers that serve the five county area from Pierre’s Central SD Communications Center.  Pierre Police Captain Elton Blemaster says the dispatchers answer 9-1-1 calls and help citizens calling in for...
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Attorney General Marty Jackley

SD Official Studies Court Ruling on DUI Tests

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley says his office is reviewing a U.S. Supreme Court ruling to determine if it will have any effect on the state’s law regarding blood tests for people suspected of drunken driving. The Supreme Court has ruled that police usually must try to get a...
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