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On This Day
President Benjamin Harrison appointed the last governor of Dakota Territory on this date in 1889. Arthur Calvin Mellette served as territorial governor until November of that year, when he became the first governor of the new state of South Dakota.
March 11, 2014
HISTORY: John Pope Hodnett’s dream of a Yankton County Irish colony disappeared as quickly as the water in his lake. [read More]
March 10, 2014
POLITICS: Exploring the foibles of our two major political parties. [read More]
March 5, 2014
POLITICS: Rick Weiland and Annette Bosworth are seeking your vote in decidedly different ways. [read More]
March 3, 2014
CULTURE: There’s still life in these South Dakota hamlets. [read More]
February 27, 2014
TRAVEL: A family tragedy inspires a resort for people with disabilities. [read More]