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Governor Awards Block Grant to Midland to Help Plug a Geothermal Well

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The community of Midland has been given about a half million dollars in funding from the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program to help with plugging an unsafe geothermal well. Governor Dennis Daugaard awarded $515,000 in CDBG Urgent Need Funding to Midland. Daugaard says in a release that he...
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NWS Looks Back at June Precipitation and Temperatures

ABERDEEN, S.D. – (DRG News) The National Weather Service classifies the month of June as a very wet and cool month across most of the region. Rainfall amounts across central and northeast South Dakota and parts of neighboring Minnesota ranged from three to almost ten inches. In Timber Lake, the 9.89 inches that fell...
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Two Motorists Hurt in Two Vehicle Crash Near Blunt This Morning

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A two vehicle accident at the junction of Highways 14 and 83 this morning left two women injured. Hughes County Sheriff Mike Leidholt says the accident occurred about 7:10 a.m. this morning. Leidholt says 70-year-old Joyce Keller of North Platte, Nebraska was driving a 1999 Honda Accord east on...
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List of Some DRG Area Fourth of July Activities

UNDATED – (DRG News) There’s a lot going on in the Dakota Radio Group listening area over the next few days as the Fourth of July is celebrated tomorrow.  Here’s a quick listing of a few of the things you might take in and a few other holiday notes: TODAY: -Fort Pierre 4th of...
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