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Pierre Fort Pierre Exchange Club Flags Across the Bridge (Photo by Scott Rounds)

Local Exchange Club Runs Patriotic Programs Highlight the Flag for Independence Day and Other Celebrations

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre/Fort Pierre Exchange Club is displaying the U.S. and South Dakota flags across the Missouri River Bridge to celebrate today’s Fourth of July holiday.  The Exchange Club has posted flags across the bridge since 2006 for various holidays and other events.  Also today, over 130 Pierre Businesses will...
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National Weather Service

NWS Recaps June Weather for Parts of State

ABERDEEN, S.D. – (DRG News) The National Weather Service says June brought a month of near to slightly below normal temperatures across the region.  Pierre/Fort Pierre saw the warmest day last month on the 26th when the temperature reached 91.  Also on the 26th, Mobridge had a high temperature of 93 and Timber Lake...
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KGFX Microphone

South Dakota Perspective to Air Monday Afternoon

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The monthly program South Dakota Perspective is coming up Monday on KGFX-AM, KOLY-AM and affiliate stations of the Dakota News Network.  Join us Monday afternoon at 2:05 p.m. as we welcome South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard for the broadcast.  Lee Axdahl, Director of the SD Office of Highway Safety...
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South Dakota Highway Patrol Patch

SD Highway Patrol Out in Force for 4th of July

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota Highway Patrol says it will be out in force on the Fourth of July to emphasize safe travel during the holiday weekend. Col. Craig Price says the day-long saturation patrol will involve virtually all uniformed troopers. Price says the Independence Day holiday period is one of the...
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