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Jody Bottum — a successful writer on religion and politics, and the namesake of our ‘60s senator — shook his ‘creative carpet’ with a move to Hot Springs.
History and mythology abound in our Glacial Lakes. Illustrations by Jim Pollock.
July 22, 2015
Plan to explore the revamped Corn Palace.
Six baseball lifers explain their passion for our pastime. Photo by Christian Begeman.
May 21, 2015
A Scotland farmer honors an old tool with a new handle.
A ritual of camaraderie and sacrifice. Photo by Michael Randall.
Remembering the farmer and his unique clothing collection.
South Dakota producers are raising organic beef without hormones. Even their grass is chemical free. But is their market green enough?
November 13, 2014
Tara Anderson shared these photos of her family's cattle drive west of Wilmot.
Lessons learned on a Spink County farm.
When romance is real, even goats cannot tear it asunder.
Christian and Native beliefs have blended here since the 1860s.
Sioux Falls' Marian Henjum labored in all areas of the art world to become South Dakota's premier watercolor artist.
The work is hot and sweaty, dirty and dusty. But farmers and ranchers know it’s the best way to turn grass into food.
Bobby Penn became one of America’s leading Native artists. Photo by Don Doll.
Here’s why South Dakota is different than anywhere else on Earth.
Treasured memories of milking time from an eastern South Dakota farm girl.
Mildred Ramynke of Peever could do rope tricks and fly planes, but she shone in the courtroom.
August 8, 2013
What would you call a movie about a brand new cowboy making his first bull ride?
When questioned by the law, one Beadle County barn mover saw red.