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Roger is a veteran staffer. He has been contributing since 1989, and now writes features and a humor column for the magazine.
March 23, 2017
Spring brings familiar battles for South Dakotans.
February 7, 2017
Debating the merits of smoked meats and cream can cooking.
October 18, 2016
Our humor columnist believes a reality show could raise South Dakota’s profile.
August 23, 2016
A hodgepodge of summertime advice from our resident humor columnist.
April 12, 2016
The Michael J. Fitzmaurice State Veterans Home in Hot Springs honors South Dakota’s only living Medal of Honor recipient.
March 22, 2016
One man’s ideal home.
January 27, 2016
Medicaid? Education? Think again. These are the laws South Dakotans really need.
November 19, 2015
A new South Dakota will soon sail the seas.
July 15, 2015
Surrounding states want to keep all their newfound oil for themselves. How rude.
July 2, 2015
A 450-year-old cello from Vermillion’s National Music Museum is spending the summer at The Met.
June 18, 2015
Will wishing for moisture endanger your soul?
May 12, 2015
To some, our national pastime is as boring as dirt.
March 31, 2015
Porcelain on the curb marks the official change in seasons.
February 24, 2015
A survivor’s account of the 1939 Wilmot school explosion.
February 10, 2015
A South Dakotan’s complicated relationship with our biggest city.
December 16, 2014
Can you still claim land by burying a lead plate?
October 21, 2014
There’s an election coming, but will anything really change?
July 22, 2014
Can you beat the heat without AC?
June 24, 2014
The National Red Power Round Up brings hundreds of classic International Harvester tractors to Huron.
May 19, 2014
Twenty years ago, some South Dakotans weren’t sure about the new Rural Addressing System.