Supporters for The VA Hospital Bring Message “Save Our Hospital”

HOT SPRINGS, S.D. – The secretary of Veterans Affairs traveled to Hot Springs Wednesday and heard one message over and over: “Save our hospital.” Nearly 500 supporters of the hospital turned out to send that message to VA Secretary Robert McDonald. McDonald’s visit comes on the heels of the final environmental impact statement outlining...
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Cultural Heritage Center

Holiday hours announced for Cultural Heritage Center

PIERRE, S.D. – The South Dakota Cultural Heritage Center in Pierre will be open extended hours through Friday, Dec. 23. The museum will be open 9 a.m.-6:30 p.m. CST through Dec. 23. Regular hours, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m., will return on Saturday, Dec. 24. The center is closed on Sunday, Christmas Day. On Monday, Dec....
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Wreaths Across America Program Set: Pierre’s Ceremony Dec 12th at 11am

PIERRE, S.D. – The South Dakota Funeral Directors  Association will again participate in Wreaths Across America, a  national program which pays tribute to fallen veterans of all wars during the  Christmas season.  A formal wreath presentation will be held at the Flaming Fountain Veterans Memorial on Capitol  Lake in Pierre at 11:00 AM on...
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Charles Burke Vernon Award

PEDCO Honors Local Banker with Top Award

PIERRE SD – The Pierre Economic Development Corporation on Monday Nov. 28th honored Charles H. Burke III with it’s annual Vernon Award for his outstanding contributions to the growth and development of Pierre. Burke is president, chairman and CEO of BankWest, one of the city’s top 10 employers. He and his wife, Kathryn, also...
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