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Canton Celebrates Its Long History

The city of Canton, South Dakota–which existed before South Dakota became a state in 1889–celebrates its 150th year (1866 – 2016) this July. Canton was founded in a spot called Trapper Shanty. The shanty had been built by trappers D...

Black Hills Institute, South Dakota

Prehistoric, Droid Shots, Hill City, South Dakota, June 2016, photo © 2016 by QuoinMonkey. All rights reserved.   bone to bone they fly / 50 million years ago / ocean desert sky   ___________________________________________ Road trip acr...
by redRavine on Jun 11, 2016

High Society

“Out West” was a remote place in the public imagination, and Canton, South Dakota was a small town compared to the population centers of the East. However, Canton was a lively place, with many shops and amusements for the public. People a...

Lil Wayne Performs “London Roads” & More Live In Sioux Falls On His “The Dedication Tour” [Videos]

On March 1st, Lil Wayne performed live at the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center in Sioux Falls, South Dakota for a stop on his “The Dedication Tour“. You can watch most of Tune‘s set in the clips below that show him performing “Mr.
by Lil Wayne on Mar 6, 2016

Lowongan Kerja PT Angkasa Pura Retail (PT AP I Group)

Lowongan Kerja PT. Angkasa Pura Retail – Jarno.web.id – PT Angkasa Pura Retail adalah salah satu anak perusahaan PT. Angkasa Pura Airport I. PT. Angkasa Pura Airports mendirikan Angkasa Pura Retail, anak perusahaan yang bergerak di bidang travel...
by Lowongan Kerja CPNS dan BUMN on Feb 15, 2016

South Dakota State vs Minnesota en Vivo – Baloncesto NCAA – Martes 8 de Diciembre del 2015

Aquí te traemos los enlaces en donde podrás ver el partido en vivo y en directo entre South Dakota State vs Minnesota de Baloncesto Masculino de la NCAA en vivo por Internet y totalmente gratis, el partido se llevará a...Leer Más...
by Sitios Total on Dec 7, 2015

South Dakota: Before Sunrise in the Badlands

I woke up before sunrise this last morning in South Dakota. I needed to get on the road and get to the airport. As I packed my car the sunrise hinted at doing something spectacular.Venus, the morning star, still hung bright in the sky. The sun lit th...
by Not as the Crow Flies on Dec 6, 2015

South Dakota: White Prairie Dogs and Wandering the Ranch

It rained early in the morning. Rain in this region is random experience. It can rain where you are standing but not 100 yards away or it rains in the far distance while you are hiking across the dry, concrete hard land in front of you. Anyway, it wa...
by Not as the Crow Flies on Dec 1, 2015

South Dakota: Badlands, Bighorn Sheep, Porcupines, and Pronghorn

Sunrises over the wall of the Badlands at dawn.The Badlands. Just the name evokes so much: Difficult terrain, dessicated wastelands, dire circumstances, and, also, undeniable beauty.Badlands National Park have been an almost mythical destination in...
by Not as the Crow Flies on Nov 29, 2015

Devil's Tower, The Badlands, and the Strange Case of Mr. Burro and the Mysterious Dog

My destination this day was Badlands National Park, which was located well east of where I was staying in Hot Springs, South Dakota. So naturally, I chose to drive west and north all the way to Devil's Tower National Monument first. What can I say I'...
by Not as the Crow Flies on Nov 10, 2015

The Black Hills, South Dakota: Part II

I began this day by heading out before dawn and driving north again through Wind Cave National Park and then through Custer State Park. Today I just let the animals lead me. I had no real plan and it ended up being a really amazing day. Buffalo at su...
by Not as the Crow Flies on Nov 7, 2015

Deadwood, South Dakata to Hot Springs, South Dakota

Deadwood.Deadwood, South Dakota.The name is the stuff of American legend. In 1868 the Black Hills were ceded forever to the Lakota-Sioux in the Treaty of Fort Laramie. Then, in 1874 General George A. Custer's troops  discovered gold in them thar...
by Not as the Crow Flies on Oct 31, 2015

South Dakota stuff 2015-07-21 pt2/2

The rest of the pictures taken as I drove from Pipestone Minnesota to Pierre South Dakota on the SD highway 34. Missouri river  state capital Missouri river Lake oahe, Oahe dam...
by john's stuff on Sep 10, 2015

South Dakota stuff 2015-07-21

South Dakota drive along SD34 from Pipestone Minnesota to Pierre, South Dakota  pt1/2 mostly flat country lots of corn fields an ethanol plant old corn silo old barns don't know what river this was getting more...
by john's stuff on Sep 9, 2015

South Dakota stuff 2015-07-22

Back in July, a drive from Pierre South Dakota north to the North Dakota border.On sd34,63,us212,sd73,us12. highways. kind of a rainy day to start some recent wind storm damage Cheyenne  River sunflower (weeds) Shadehill...
by john's stuff on Aug 31, 2015

19 Wondrous Pictures of South Dakota That Will Make You Want To Go

There's a reason South Dakota invited a group of photographers out to capture its landscape for a gallery on Instagram. It's one remarkable state. So to celebrate the beauty of the heartland, we've rounded up our best pictures of South Dakota to hel...
by theplanetd on Jul 27, 2015

Summer Reflections — Western Wildfires

Wildfires are unpredictable and dangerous. I feel for all the people who have endured wildfires both this summer and previously. They are worrisome. On our honeymoon, we decided to backpack in the High Uinta Mountains of Utah over the crowded 4th of...

Mount Rushmore and Crazy Horse – American Monuments in the Heartland

The Black Hills of South Dakota were made for sculpting. Jagged granite spires combined with rolling hills create a beautiful landscape of mountains dotting the land. It's no wonder it attracted artisans at the turn of the century to create masterpi...
by theplanetd on Jul 13, 2015

8 Amazing South Dakota Attractions

To be honest, we didn't know the first thing about South Dakota. So when we got an email inviting us to come and take Instagram photos of its top attractions we were intrigued. Surprising South Dakota South Dakota Surprised us. We never knew there we...
by theplanetd on Jun 29, 2015

8 Amazing Things to Do in South Dakota

To be honest, we didn't know the first thing about South Dakota. So when we got an email inviting us to come and take Instagram photos of its top attractions we were intrigued. Surprising South Dakota South Dakota Surprised us. We never knew there we...
by theplanetd on Jun 29, 2015


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