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Sioux Falls Festival of Cultures at Falls Park

A friend and I checked out the Sioux Falls Festival of Cultures this weekend, and it was a great event!  When I was growing up here as a kid, different

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Rock climbing in South Dakota

When I visited Palisades State Park recently, I saw two groups of climbers on the rock walls that line Split Rock Creek. I’m not a rock climber myself, but I’ve

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Presidents Park: A new attraction in the Black Hills

I had never heard of Presidents Park in the Black Hills until Wednesday, when I was working at my day job for The Daily Republic newspaper in Mitchell. I took

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Fireworks over Mount Rushmore

There’s no better place to celebrate the nation’s independence than the Shrine of Democracy, Mount Rushmore. And there’s also no better place to see a Fourth of July weekend fireworks

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Get to Know South Dakota Through Garage Sales

Yard sale, garage sale, rummages…there are many names, but they all mean the same thing:  a bargain.  And a garage sale is the perfect way to start a South Dakota

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Kayaking Firesteel Creek

There’s no recreational activity I like better than kayaking. The first time I hit the water in a kayak about six years ago, I was in love. The smooth glide

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Take another look at the State Game Lodge

South Dakota Gov. Mike Rounds recently rededicated the State Game Lodge at Custer State Park following a $2.7 million renovation project over the winter. I’m sure it was a proud

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Deadwood celebrates 20 years of legalized gambling

The Deadwood Chamber of Commerce issued a news release recently to plug the 20th anniversary of legalized gambling in the city. Deadwood always has been connected with gambling, especially since

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Confessions of a Non-Nature Lover: I Love Sioux Falls’ Outdoor Campus at Sertoma Park

Although I’m not usually an outdoorsy girl, the Outdoor Campus at Sertoma Park in Sioux Falls has won me over.  A butterfly garden, a picturesque bridge, and easily accessible walking

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World-class adventure race coming to South Dakota

In August, 38 teams of adventure racers from around the world will decend upon South Dakota to participate in Primal Quest. Primal Quest is an annual race that this year