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Bidders Qualifying for Beef Plant Auction

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Potential buyers of an idled, bankrupt South Dakota beef plant have until Friday to apply to become qualified bidders for the upcoming auction. A minimum bid of $12.75 million was set for Northern Beef Packers – a fraction of the roughly $115 million invested on the plant and equipment....
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Mayor Gill Talks About Football Wager with Watertown Mayor

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Pierre’s Mayor says she will be redeeming her winnings sometime soon from a bet she made with Watertown Mayor Steve Thorson last week.  The two city leaders agreed to a wager for last Friday’s football game between the Pierre Governors and the Watertown Arrows.  Pierre won the Class 11AA...
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DRG’s 2013 Ag Expo Coming to Mobridge December 5 and 6!!

MOBRIDGE, S.D. – (DRG News) It’s only a few weeks away…make plans to attend!  the Dakota Radio Group’s 2013 Ag Expo will be held Thursday and Friday, December 5 & 6 at the Scherr-Howe Event Center in Mobridge.  Admission is free, there will be a free noon lunch both days (for farmers and ranchers)...
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Riggs Teacher Surprised with Milken Educator Award

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Riggs High School teacher was named the winner of a $25,000 Milken Educator Award during a school assembly Monday morning.  Shana Davis is a teacher at Riggs Academy-an alternative education site at the school-and teaches English 9 and 10.  She is one of about 40 award winners across...
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