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Free “No Youth Left Indoors Day” Being Held Tomorrow at Murdo for Area Youngsters

KENNEBEC, S.D. – (DRG News) West River Pheasants Forever and the South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Department will be hosting “No Youth Left Indoors Day” tomorrow at Murdo. Conservation Officer Dan Altman says pre-registration is required. The event is open to youth ages 7-16 and is limited to the first 30 youngsters who...
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KGFX to Start Hometown Tour Series for 2012 on Wednesday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) KGFX will kick off its fifth season of its Hometown Tour series next week. Join us for our first broadcast as we highlight Pierre on June 6 at Prairie Pages Bookseller. Our guests include Brad Curtis who will talk about this month’s Oahe Days; Pierre Parks and Recreation Director...
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FSA Offices Being Closed in 4 SD Counties

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – The federal Agriculture Department is closing Farm Service Agency offices in four South Dakota counties due to budget cuts. The South Dakota offices will be closed in Harding, Jackson, Campbell and Jerauld counties. Farmers and ranchers can designate the most convenient neighboring county as the place they will do...
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Fort Pierre Fire Department Called to Bale Fire Thursday

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Fort Pierre Fire Department was summoned to the report of a fire started by a downed electric wire yesterday. Fort Pierre Fire Chief Rick Cronin says firefighters were called about 2:20 p.m. to a location about ten miles south of Fort Pierre and five miles east on...
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Pierre, Timber Lake and Mobridge Set Record Lows Thursday

ABERDEEN, S.D. – (DRG News) The National Weather Service says at least three central South Dakota locations set record lows yesterday. Timber Lake, Pierre and Mobridge recorded lows that were near or below the freezing mark. The low at Pierre for May 31 had been 39 degrees which was set in 1946; but that...
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Dakotas Tribes Get Federal Environmental Grants

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) – Two American Indian tribes in the Dakotas are getting grants through a federal environmental program. The Environmental Protection Agency is giving $200,000 each to the Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa and the Standing Rock Sioux. The money is part of $69 million in grants being doled out to clean and...
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Some SD Candidates Lack Campaign Finance Reports

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Almost 30 candidates for the South Dakota Legislature have no campaign finance reports on the secretary of state’s website almost a week after the submission deadline, and just days before Tuesday’s election. Secretary of State Jason Gant tells the Argus Leader newspaper that the missing information is due to...
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Midwest Business Conditions Index Falls in May

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) – A new monthly report suggests economic growth is slowing in nine Midwest and Plains states, but the region remains healthy overall. Creighton University economist Ernie Goss says businesses in the region are still benefiting from healthy farm income and exports. But he says the strong dollar is limiting the amount...
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Sage Brush Gun Club

Mobridge- The Sage Brush Gun Club will have their annual fund raiser shoot on June 10th at The Sage Brush shooting range on The Landis Ranch at the base of Red Top Hill west of Mobridge.  In the past the gun club has raised funds for Honor Flight and felt this year that the...
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Saturday’s Casey Tibbs Match of Champions Offers Full Day of Events

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Saturday brings the 2012 Casey Tibbs Match of Champions to the Stanley County Fairgrounds–to benefit the Casey Tibbs South Dakota Rodeo Center. There will be a full day of activities-starting at the center–on the hill above Fort Pierre. The day begins at noon with a branding, in which...
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