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Josef Meier took up the cross 8,999 times, and brought the Passion Play to Spearfish.
Forgetting took the longest time in Tripp County.
Though he steered clear of politics himself, Robert J. Perry knew just how to use them to save a crumbling military fort in northeastern South Dakota.
How one artist rose from rags to riches before dying penniless in Watertown.
Football took on a different look at Dakota State University during World War II.
One family’s brush with a fugitive.
Watertown’s Terry Redlin, one of America’s most beloved artists, has passed away.
The life of Johnny Cloud seemed mythical, until we discovered that it was really true.
Myron Lee of Sioux Falls rocked the region for decades.
One farm family saved dozens of high school basketball fans during the ferocious Blizzard of 1966.
For 70 years, Bill Farber wielded a guiding hand.
The temperance leader brought her “hatchetation” here in 1909.
Stephen Riggs brought his family to Dakota, where they went forth to teach and preach the gospel.
A Vietnam vet remembers his service.
November 11, 2015
In 1942, Don Smith helped score a direct hit on Japanese morale.
Reservation dance halls were a safe harbor for Native American culture during seven decades of suppression.
77 years after her father's murder, Nora Conheeney Ryan returned to the Black Hills.
July 29, 2015
A Wessington Springs attic held a piece of World War II history for nearly 70 years.
Legendary cattleman Ed Lemmon tells his own stories, even though he’s been dead 70 years.
Prohibition produced the most cunning, reckless and sometimes dangerous entrepreneurs in our state's history.