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Community Resource Officer Reminds Residents of Rules Restricting Tall Weeds on Properties

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Pierre’s Community Resource Officer is reminding residents to tend to tall weeds growing along sidewalks, curb lines and other locations.  Officer Brandon Boyd says all property owners, businesses and renters should spray and pull weeds popping up on sidewalks and along curbs.  Boyd says he is noting tall weeds...
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South Dakota’s Game Fish and Parks Department to Observe Operation Dry Water This Weekend

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) South Dakota’s Game, Fish and Parks Department is taking part this weekend in a national effort called Operation Dry Water.  The mission of the weekend designation is to promote safe and sober boating across South Dakota.  Brandon Gust, GFP boating law administrator says in a press release that conservation...
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Pierre Missouri River Cleanup July 11, 2012

Annual Missouri River/Lake Sharpe Clean Up to be July 9

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) July 9 has been set as the date for this year’s annual Missouri River/Lake Sharpe Clean Up.  2014 brings the 5th river clean up in the past six years.  In 2013, over 4,000 pounds of debris and other items were collected in less than three hours.  As part of...
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Statewide Texting While Driving Ban Goes Into Effect July 1

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A ban on texting while driving takes effect in South Dakota next week-according to the state Office of Highway Safety.  Lee Axdahl, director of the Highway Safety Office says the ban becomes law next Tuesday, July 1.  Axdahl says people know that texting and other forms of distracted driving...
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