Storm or Emergency Siren (KGFX Photo)

Siren Test This Morning in Pierre/Fort Pierre Area

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Hughes/Stanley County Emergency Management Office is conducting a siren test this morning.  Local residents should note that sirens will be sounded this morning about 11:00 a.m.  Emergency Manager Rob Fines reminds people that the sirens are being triggered for testing purposes only.
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Rapid City on Map

Delta to Fly Between Rapid City and Atlanta

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) – Delta Air Lines is adding nonstop once-a-week flights between Rapid City and Atlanta, beginning next June. Airport official say it will be the seventh major hub to which fliers out of the western South Dakota city can connect. The other six are Dallas, Houston, Phoenix, Denver, Chicago and Minneapolis....
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Tear Down of Clover Hall November 2013 (Courtesy Photo)

Crews Tearing Down 4-H Hall at State Fair in Huron

HURON, S.D. (AP) – Crews have started demolishing a building that housed 4-H exhibits and competitions at the South Dakota State Fair since the 1950s. The state Agriculture Department says Clover Hall started coming down last week. A campaign for a new building to replace it is taking donations over three years. The state...
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Governor Dennis Daugaard

Governor Urges Safe Thanksgiving Holiday Travel

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Gov. Dennis Daugaard is asking South Dakotans to be safety conscious as they travel over Thanksgiving Day holiday weekend. The state last year had no highway fatalities during the Thanksgiving Day travel reporting period. It marked the first time in a decade that has happened. South Dakota recorded 225 highway...
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