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FPFD to Train in Structure Near Fire Hall This Evening

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Fort Pierre Fire Department reminds you that its members will be training this evening in an old structure that is slated to be torn down.  Fire Chief Rick Cronin says the small house, just west of the Fire Hall, will be the site tonight of the training exercise.  There...
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Great Lakes Aviation Beech 1900 Sunday October 14, 2012

SD Air Travelers Opt to Drive After Flight Trouble

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Air travelers to and from South Dakota’s small towns are growing weary of inconsistent flights. And many are giving up on regional airports all together. The airport manager for Pierre Regional Airport says it was doing well last year. Mike Isaacs says business has dropped since because of cancellations. Isaacs...
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Mayor Sam Tidball (Photo Courtesy Fort Pierre City Website)

Tidball Talks About Tuesday’s Election Results

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Sam Tidball-who has served as Fort Pierre’s Mayor for more than 15 years-reacted to news yesterday that a currrent councilmember was selected by voters to take over his job next month. Gloria Hanson won Tuesday’s election for Mayor in that community. Tidball was at the Community and Youth...
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Gloria Hanson Speaking at United Way Announcement January 24, 2013

Hanson Happy with Win in Mayor’s Race; Will Spend Coming Weeks Preparing for Job

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Fort Pierre will have a new Mayor in early May. In yesterday’s election, Gloria Hanson received the most votes in the four-way race for the office. Of the 1,475 registered voters in Fort Pierre, 696 votes were tallied-a 47% voter turnout. Hanson received 364 votes, Charles Claussen had...
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