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Fire burns more than 100 acres near Fort Pierre

September 22, 2014 in Uncategorized

PIERRE (AP) — Authorities believe hunters might be to blame for a fire that burned more than 100 acres of wheat stubble and grass southeast of Fort Pierre.

Fort Pierre Fire Chief Rick Cronin says the Sunday afternoon blaze mostly was on tribal…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Broken water pipe damages Fort Pierre rodeo center

December 25, 2013 in Uncategorized

FORT PIERRE (AP) — The frigid weather apparently froze a water line that burst and flooded part of the Casey Tibbs South Dakota Rodeo Center in Fort Pierre.

A spokeswoman tells KCCR-AM both floors of the building were flooded, but it doesn’t a…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Fort Pierre mayor won’t seek re-election next year

October 15, 2013 in Uncategorized

FORT PIERRE (AP) — Longtime Fort Pierre Mayor Sam Tidball says he will not seek re-election next year.

Tidball is in the middle of his eighth two-year term as mayor, and has been debating his political future the past couple of months.

KCCR r…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Opponent says no appeal on river development issue

July 26, 2013 in The Daily Republic

FORT PIERRE (AP) Fort Pierre businesswoman Diane London will not appeal a judge’s ruling that blocked a city vote on some aspects of a $16 million Missouri River development.
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Fort Pierre development gets boost in public vote

July 10, 2013 in The Daily Republic

FORT PIERRE (AP) Supporters of a $16 million development on the Missouri River in Fort Pierre say it can finally move forward after a public vote on part of the project, though opponents have not yet decided whether they’ll continue battling against what they see as favoritism on the part of the city.
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Fort Pierre voting on part of Riverwalk Landing

July 9, 2013 in The Daily Republic

Tuesday’s vote is on the validity of a city-approved permit for a boat storage area at the proposed Riverwalk Landing project.
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Men with area ties named to banking group’s board

July 6, 2013 in The Daily Republic

George Kenzy of Burke and Steve Hayes of Fort Pierre elected to the South Dakota Bankers Association board of directors.
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Fort Pierre riverfront project headed to court

June 18, 2013 in The Daily Republic

FORT PIERRE (AP) A proposed $16 million development on the Missouri River that would be the largest commercial undertaking in Fort Pierre history appears headed to the courts after the City Council rejected new petitions seeking a public vote on more aspects of the project.
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Fort Pierre riverfront project still disputed

June 11, 2013 in The Daily Republic

FORT PIERRE (AP) Opponents of breaks for a $16 million riverfront development in Fort Pierre have submitted a new petition after an earlier one seeking a public vote on some City Council decisions was rejected.
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Vote set for July 9 on Fort Pierre riverfront development

June 6, 2013 in The Daily Republic

Riverwalk Landing is to include a marina, restaurant and retail space on the Missouri River.
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