Mount Rushmore Mascots 2012

Mount Rushmore Mascots to Appear on ‘Today’ Show

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota Mount Rushmore mascots are scheduled to appear on NBC’s “Today” show. The mascots will make their appearance during the fourth hour of today’s show in honor of President’s Day. South Dakota Department of Tourism officials say the show’s hosts Kathie Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb will try...
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SD National Guard Museum to Close for Remodeling

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – State officials say the South Dakota National Guard Museum in Pierre will be closed for remodeling through mid-April. The state’s Department of the Military says the renovation project includes lighting and ceiling upgrades in one of the museum’s galleries. The museum will close Monday. The state’s Legislature established the museum...
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Hughes County Comprehensive Open House Coming February 24

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Hughes County Planning and Zoning Commission will hold an open house on February 24 to take opinions on future growth and prosperity in the county. The informal meeting will give citizens the chance to talk with Planning & Zoning Commissioners and the Director of Planning & Zoning. Residents are invited...
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The former Stanley County K-2 building is set to be torn down in the coming weeks.

Officials Say Demolition for Old Stanley County K-2 Elementary to Start Saturday

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) School officials now say the demolition for the former K-2 elementary building in Fort Pierre will start tomorrow morning. Stanley County Superintendent Dan Martin says work will begin Saturday morning about 8:00 a.m. to begin tearing down the old structure. The district recently opened a brand new elementary building nearby. Parents are reminded...
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