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Vermillion — Home of the Dome: A Clay County bluff city of artists, museums, a university and Spirit Mound.
Setting the Spirits Free: Restoring cultural health on the Pine Ridge Reservation.
Making Music: John Nordlie crafts fine organs in Sioux Falls.
Pierre's Old Fort Sully: Aging letters and rare photos tell the story of "a bad place, 700 miles from a post office."
Squeaking Wheels Become Art: For Faulkton's Claire Melius, a wheel was an invitation to create outdoor sculpture.
Bad River Survivor: Rattlesnakes — stay clear of South Dakota pioneer Frances Jones.
Goodwin Genius: Inventor Selden Washburn of Deuel County never met a machine he didn't like.
Highway 81: Traveling South Dakota's stretch of Pan-American road.
George McGovern: The man who would feed the world hails from Avon, South Dakota.
Botany and Beef: Can ranching and environmentalism mix?
Ringer Ranch: A quiet place above Sica Hollow and Beavers' Dam.
Bushnell: The Brookings County town is run by artists.
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