SD National Guard Museum

South Dakota National Guard Museum to Hold Open House Thursday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Thursday brings an open house and ribbon cutting event to the South Dakota National Guard Museum. The facility was recently the focus of renovation work.  Museum Director Sonja Johnson says the museum closed in February and once work was complete-it began to re-open for public visits in May.  Johnson...
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Fort Bennett to Fort Pierre Trail Ride 2009

Over 200 Expected to Take Part in 125th Anniversary Wagon Train

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A wagon train which is part of South Dakota’s 125th anniversary of statehood will begin its journey tomorrow morning.  The procession will travel from Yankton-the home of the Dakota Territory Capital, to Pierre-arriving at the State Capitol on September 20.  Gerald Kessler of Fort Pierre is wagon master for...
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Governor Dennis Daugaard

Daugaard Announces Funding to Help Labor Shortage

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard says the state is taking tangible steps toward helping relieve the state’s shortage of qualified workers like helping to fund community initiatives around the state. Daugaard released his workforce summit report this week. The report lays out ways businesses, communities, educators and the state can...
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Road Construction Signs

Asphalt Paving & Milling Operations Taking Place on Some Pierre Streets

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Motorists in Pierre are being advised that various phases of road work will be taking place today through the rest of the work week on some city streets.  Asphalt paving is scheduled to occur on a handful of Pierre streets today, including Hyde Drive, Lakewood Drive and Grand Avenue...
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