Linda Daugaard

SD First Lady to Hold Book Walk for Children

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota first lady Linda Daugaard will hold a book walk for children in the backyard of the governor’s mansion in Pierre on Sept. 16. Children in junior kindergarten through second grade are invited to take part, but they must be accompanied by an adult. The featured book will be...
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Winter Wheat Meeting to be Held in Draper Next Week

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) SDSU Extension will be holding a Winter Wheat Meeting in Draper next week.  The meeting will take place next Tuesday evening and will include a meal.  Bob Fanning Plant Pathology Field Specialist with the SDSU Extension Regional Center in Winner says this is the 25th year the Winter Wheat...
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Bill Janklow Statue June 2013 (KGFX Photo)

Commission Gives Okay for Placement of Statue Honoring Former Governor Bill Janklow

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Capitol Complex Restoration and Beautification Commission met last week and approved the location for the placement of a statue of former South Dakota Governor Bill Janklow.  Janklow’s statue was unveiled during a ceremony at the Capitol in June with two others-those of Governors Harvey Wollman and Frank Farrar. ...
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Removal of Glass Panels from Capitol Rotunda August 19, 2013 (KGFX Photo)

SD Humanities Speaker Discusses Importance of Repair and Restoration Work on Stained Glass at Capitol

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A member of the State of South Dakota Humanities Speakers Bureau stood by yesterday as work was done at the Capitol Building to begin removing stained glass panels from the rotunda dome.   Dr. Barbara Jean Johnson of Aberdeen, who has studied stained glass displays across the state through a...
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