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Business Opportunity Available at Spring Creek Recreation Area

South Dakota, Game Fish and Parks PIERRE, S.D. – -(Ammoland.com)-  According to the South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP), entrepreneurs interested in operating Spring Creek Resort located at Spring Creek Recreation Area north of Pierre, South Dakota, can now begin submitting their proposals. “Spring Creek is a popular destination for anglers, boaters, and families,” said Katie Ceroll, director of the state parks and recreation. “The area provides excellent access to fishing, boating and o...
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Horse racing now set in Fort Pierre

FORT PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — Horse races will be taking place this spring in Fort Pierre following some doubts last fall. The Verendrye Benevolent Association had decided against continuing the races due to funding woes, The Capital Journal reported . But those problems were addressed at the Commission on Gaming’s recent meeting in Deadwood. The […]
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Murder trial moved from Gregory County to Fort Pierre

DALLAS, S.D. (AP) — The trial for a Hamill man accused of killing his former girlfriend in Gregory County has been moved to a new venue. Chance Harruff has pleaded not guilty to murder and other charges in the death last June of 38-year-old Kristi Olson following an argument at her home in the town […]
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Enjoy Eagles and Bagels at Oahe Downstream Recreation Area

Enjoy Eagles and Bagels at Oahe Downstream Recreation Area PIERRE, S.D. -(Ammoland.com)- Visitors of the Oahe Downstream Recreation Area near Fort Pierre have the opportunity to learn about the park's winter residents and enjoy a snack on the 16th Annual Eagles and Bagels Walk in the Park on Saturday, Feb. 3.“This is a good opportunity for participants to get out and enjoy our South Dakota winter and view our nation’s bird – the Bald Eagle,” said Pat Buscher, Oahe Downstream district superviso...
Tags: Guns, Park, Bald Eagles, South Dakota, Lynn, Dakotamart, Conservation News, South Dakota Game Fish and Parks, Oahe Downstream Recreation Area, Fort Pierre, Pat Buscher Oahe Downstream, Oahe Downstream Group Lodge Information, Buscher


Pierre and Fort Pierre face deadline for bridge replacement

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — Officials in Pierre and Fort Pierre have until February to choose potential enhancements to the design of the Missouri River bridge replacement. The South Dakota Department of Transportation gave the cities of Pierre and Fort Pierre a Feb. 1 deadline to make their decision about enhancements to the bridge replacement’s design, […]
Tags: News, Ap, Pierre, Missouri River, Nation & World, Fort Pierre, South Dakota Department of Transportation


Is Thanksgiving still a major feast?

The federal Thanksgiving holiday began with President Lincoln’s wartime proclamations to “set apart and observe the last Thursday of November next as a day of thanksgiving and praise to our beneficent Father who dwelleth in the heavens.”  Rooted in earlier observances, especially in the Northeast, American Thanksgiving has clear Christian roots and many churches held worship services to mark the day.   In Pierre, SD, the local Capital Journal newspaper looked at the decline of religious services...
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Randolph Seiler to retire as US attorney for South Dakota

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota U.S. Attorney Randolph Seiler says that he plans to retire from the post he’s held since 2015. Seiler’s office said Monday that he will depart on Dec. 31. The Capital Journal first reported the news of 71-year-old Seiler’s retirement. Seiler, of Fort Pierre, served as acting U.S. attorney starting […]
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South Dakota tribal meeting facility remains unfinished

FORT PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — A federally funded facility north of Fort Pierre intended for tribal meetings remains unfinished. Construction began on the Wakpa Sica Reconciliation Place in the early 2000s but didn’t finish as scheduled in 2010, the Capital Journal reported. The facility was intended to be a place that all nine tribes in […]
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SD Mines’ alum to return to campus as school president

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — A graduate of South Dakota School of Mines and Technology has been named the school’s 19th president. The South Dakota Board of Regents announced the appointment Tuesday of Jim Rankin. Rankin grew up in Fort Pierre and graduated from SD Mines in 1978 with a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering. […]
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Enjoy Eagles and Bagels at Oahe, South Dakota Downstream Recreation Area

Enjoy Eagles and Bagels at Oahe Downstream Recreation Area South Dakota Game, Fish, and Parks South Dakota -(Ammoland.com)- Visitors of the Oahe Downstream Recreation Area near Fort Pierre have the opportunity to learn about the park’s winter residents and enjoy a snack on the 14th Annual “Eagles and Bagels” Walk in the Park on Saturday, Feb. 6.“This is a good opportunity for participants to get out and enjoy our South Dakota winter and view our nation’s bird – the Bald Eagle,” said Pat Bu...
Tags: Park, South Dakota, Lynn, Dakotamart, Conservation News, South Dakota Game Fish and Parks, Oahe South Dakota Downstream Recreation Area, Oahe Downstream Recreation Area, Parks South Dakota Ammoland, Fort Pierre, Pat Buscher Oahe Downstream, Oahe Downstream Group Lodge Information, Buscher