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Statehood Celebration Event Tickets to be Available Starting September 15

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Those wanting to get a good seat for the November 1 Statehood Celebration and South Dakota Symphony Orchestra performance in the State Capitol Rotunda will be able to get free tickets starting Monday.  The special event is open to the public, but seating will be limited.  General admission seats...
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Casey Tibbs South Dakota Rodeo Center Hosting Fall Celebration Saturday

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Saturday brings what has become an annual event to the Casey Tibbs South Dakota Rodeo Center in Fort Pierre. The Fall Celebration will take place between 3:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. tomorrow. Center Director Cindy Bahe says several activities are scheduled–from timber branding to a demonstration featuring U.S....
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Dakota Western Heritage Festival Brings History to Life

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) This evening brings the first events that will be part of this year’s Dakota Western Heritage Festival.  A Cowboy Music and Poetry jam will be held on the lawn of the Hughes County Courthouse tonight; there will be western music, poetry, displays and demonstrations at the Expo Center in...
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SDDA Secretary Comments on Attendance at 2014 State Fair

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) South Dakota State Fair officials announced yesterday that the venue broke an attendance goal–as more than 210,000 people came through the gates. The 2014 attendance totaled 210,465-up 15 percent from last year’s tally. The fair is a division of South Dakota’s Agriculture Department and State Ag Secretary Lucas Lentsch...
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