Shana Davis Receives Milken Award November 18, 2013 (KGFX Photo)

Pierre Teacher Receives $25,000 Award

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A Riggs High School teacher was surprised with a $25,000 Milken Educator Award during a school assembly held November 18, 2013 at the school in Pierre.  Shana Davis is the only South Dakota teacher to receive the award this year.  Watch here as Governor Dennis Daugaard announces Shana’s name.
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SD Tree Put Up November 15 in Capitol

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas at the State Capitol, as preparations are underway for this year’s Christmas at the Capitol display.  On Friday, November 15, state workers brought the two-story South Dakota tree into the Capitol Rotunda and stood it upright.  It will be the centerpiece...
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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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