Josh Spies with Janklow Portraits November 15, 2013

Janklow Portraits Unveiled at Capitol

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Two portraits were unveiled November 15, in honor of former Governor Bill Janklow and his 16 years of service to South Dakota.  Shown here is a short clip from the unveiling ceremony featuring comments from Janklow’s wife Mary Dean and his son Russell.
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Statue of Governor Bill Janklow Put Up October 25, 2013 (KGFX Photo)

Statue of Governor Bill Janklow Goes Up Near Capitol

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Trail of Governors Foundation put two more statues in place on October 25 in Pierre, South Dakota.  The addition of statues for former Governors Bill Janklow and Harvey Wollman were the fifth and sixth statues to be put up in central areas of Pierre.  Three more statues will...
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October 21, 2013 Bullying Prevention Awareness Rally

Balloons Released for Bullying Prevention Awareness Rally

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Bullying Prevention Awareness Rally was held October 21, 2013 at Riggs High School in Pierre and it was followed by a balloon release on the steps of the State Capitol.  The event was organized by Capital Area Counseling Service and Central South Dakota Teen Court.  Youngsters are shown...
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Groundbreaking for SD Pulse Processors October 17, 2013

Governor Daugaard at Groundbreaking for SD Pulse Processors

HARROLD, S.D. – (DRG News)  Governor Dennis Daugaard offered comments on October 17, 2013, prior to the groundbreaking for the South Dakota Pulse Processors Plant on the west edge of Harrold.  Also speaking before the ceremony were Larry Deiter, President of the Pierre Economic Development Corporation and Mat Chaudhry-CEO of Pulses International and SD...
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SCHS on Fence October 2013 (KGFX Photo)

Stanley County Names 2013 King and Queen

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The King and Queen were named for Stanley County’s 2013 Homecoming on October 1, 2013 at the MS/HS Gym.  A good crowd was on hand to watch the coronation, which was followed by burning of the letters near the football field.  Check out the Homecoming schedule on the school...
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Mayor Gill Behind the Controls of Excavator at Old Pierre Regional Airport Terminal September 26, 2013

Mayor Makes First Swipe at Demolishing Old Airport Terminal

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Pierre Mayor Laurie Gill donned a hard hat and work vest and sat behind the controls of an excavator September 26, 2013 to start the process of demolishing the former Pierre Regional Airport Terminal.  The building was replaced in 2012 with a newer and larger terminal.  Shown here in...
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2013 Riggs High Homecoming Coronation and Pep Rally Flyer

Homecoming Coronation at Riggs High School September 24, 2013

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Before a full theater at Riggs High School September 24, Conrad Adam and Kaitlyn Severyn were named as Governor and First Lady for the 2013 Homecoming.  Shown here is a short video of the announcement and the approval of the choices by the crowd.  Other Homecoming candidates included Cartney...
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Cowboy Hat

Slim McNaught’s “Cowboy Mentality” from 9/14/13

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Slim McNaught of New Underwood was one of the cowboy poets at the 2013 Dakota Western Heritage Festival that was held at locations in Pierre and Fort Pierre September 13, 14 and 15.  Here, listen as he recites his poem “Cowboy Mentality” to the Dakota Radio Group news...
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Riverwalk Landing Logo (KGFX Photo)

Unveiling of Sign at Future Home of Riverwalk Landing

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A new sign was uncovered August 29 at the site of what will be the home for Fort Pierre’s newest development, Riverwalk Landing.  Shown here are Mark and Glennis Zarecky and supporters of the project, as they show the new sign to a group who gathered for the...
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Foundation for New Kennebec Clinic August 21, 2013 (KGFX Photo)

Kennebec Closer to Opening New Clinic in Town!

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Kennebec will soon have a new clinic building on the site of the old clinic.  Organizers expect that a pre-constructed building they’ve purchased to house the new clinic will be brought to town in mid-September to be placed on a foundation on Main Street.  Watch here as two members...
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