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Hill City: Life is full of challenges in Hill City, but to the hearty residents of the Black Hills burg, it's worth the effort.
The Family Spurs: They're just tarnished silver and cracking leather... and a priceless family treasure.
Postcards: South Dakota postcards from the early part of the century say more than "Wish you were here."
Drop Him Till He Dies: In 1882, Thomas Egan was the first man legally executed in South Dakota. It turned out to be a mistake.
Dakota Grains: Oats aren't just for horses anymore.
The Legend of Pawnee House: French traders saved from attack by Pawnee apparitions.
The CanAm Highway: From O'Neil Pass to the little town of Ludlow.
The Endangered Sturgeon: The pallid sturgeon is on the brink of extinction, and it appears the dams on the Missouri are to blame.
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