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Syphilis Cases Climb In Corson County

PIERRE, S.D. – (SD State News) Syphilis cases are at a 40-year high in South Dakota, with 44 cases reported so far this year in 10 counties across the state. According to the state health department, that includes 12 cases in Corson County. Syphilis is a bacterial infection that is spread by sexual contact...
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Pierre and Belle Fourche Teachers Get Obama Award

WASHINGTON (AP) – Two South Dakota teachers are among 102 to receive the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching. Erin Marsh teaches math in Pierre, S.D., and Ann Anderson is a science teacher from Belle Fourche, S.D. Winners get a $10,000 award from the National Science Foundation to be used at...
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Bring it Home Committee Looking for Info on Fencing Located Near Pierre’s Old Train Depot

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Members of the Fort Pierre Depot’s Bring it Home Committee are asking for the public’s assistance in learning more about fencing that surrounded the old train depot that once served Pierre.  The building, which was located along the tracks in the area of the train viaduct, was torn...
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First National Bank Offers Donation for Fort Pierre Depot Project

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Fort Pierre business offered a donation yesterday to the Bring it Home Committee-a group that has worked to return Fort Pierre’s train depot to the community.  The depot was moved from Fort Pierre to a Mud Butte ranch in the 1960′s after serving the community for more...
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