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Coyote Tales: South Dakota's state mascot has attracted almost as many stories as he has enemies.
Shirttail Canyon Ranch: They're just abandoned buildings nestled in a Black Hills canyon now, but they were once a family's dream.
Boundaries of Stone: South Dakota's state boundary markers of Sioux Falls quartzite.
Folksy Estelline: A northeastern South Dakota town that's worked to prosper, not just survive.
Burnt Hills: Burning minerals on Missouri's shore created what explorers thought might be South Dakota volcanoes.
Aberdeen's Easton Castle: A grand old home that doubles as a veterinary shop and used to have its own train in the back yard.
Stuck for Christmas: Fictional story about a Christmas when nothing quite worked out right.
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