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Christian Heritage Week in South Dakota

Christian Heritage Week in South Dakota | South Dakota history | Scoop.it
In recognition of this important element of our state’s history, Governor Mike Rounds has designated November 1-5, 2010 as South Dakota Christian Heritage Week. To help us celebrate, Dr. Catherine Millard will be making several stops in the Black Hills area. She will speak on the systematic rewriting of American history and the overlooked Christian heritage of South Dakota and events leading to statehood.
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Why I Love History, part 2! « South Dakota State Historical Society Press

Why I Love History, part 2! «  South Dakota State Historical Society Press | South Dakota history | Scoop.it
South Dakota books Why I Love History, part 2!: The second post from an SDSHS Press author using the statement “... http://bit.ly/fzX23i
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Madville Times: Year of Unity Note: Wounded Knee Massacre Stains South Dakota History

Madville Times: Year of Unity Note: Wounded Knee Massacre Stains South Dakota History | South Dakota history | Scoop.it
Year of Unity Note: Wounded Knee Massacre Stains South Dakota History http://bit.ly/e1dc5v via http://outside.in/57794
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Tornadoes kill 6 in mid-South as blizzards hit Dakotas - MashGet

Tornadoes kill 6 in mid-South as blizzards hit Dakotas - MashGet | South Dakota history | Scoop.it
Tornadoes kill 6 in mid-South as blizzards hit Dakotas[Reuters] - SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota | Fri Dec 31, 2010 4:28pm EST Tornadoes killed three people in Washington County in northwest Arkansas. Also related stories and videos about Tornado Dakotas Northwest Arkansas (Tornadoes kill 6 in mid-South as blizzards hit Dakotas: ReutersSIOUX FALLS, South Dakota | Fri Dec 31, 2010 4:28... http://bit.ly/dGzxuN)
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Journey, not destination.: Frosty Kelly Farm.....

Journey, not destination.: Frosty Kelly Farm..... | South Dakota history | Scoop.it
Check out these beautiful South Dakota snow photos from my Aunt @Tez23! http://tezjourney.blogspot.com/2010/12/frosty-kelly-farm.html
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The Depression in South Dakota

The Depression in South Dakota | South Dakota history | Scoop.it
http://www.jeffjacobsen.org/depression_in_south_dakota.html

A view of the Depression in rural South Dakota.
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December 31, 1893 and 1928: Two Civil War Generals with S.D. Ties Die

December 31, 1893 and 1928: Two Civil War Generals with S.D. Ties Die | South Dakota history | Scoop.it
Civil War 35 Star Flag.On this date, December 31, 1928 and on December 31, 1893, two Union Civil War brevet brigadier generals ...
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Too Close To A Tornado

Too Close To A Tornado | South Dakota history | Scoop.it
Some storm chasers in South Dakota panic when they realize they're too close to an approaching tornado.
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December 30, 1867: Lincoln County Organized

December 30, 1867: Lincoln County Organized | South Dakota history | Scoop.it
Lincoln County, S.D.On this date, December 30, 1867, the Dakota Territorial Legislature passed legislation establishing Lincoln ...
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Top of the class | argusleader.com | Argus Leader

Top of the class | argusleader.com | Argus Leader | South Dakota history | Scoop.it
As a senior at Mitchell High School in 1997, Mike Miller put South Dakota on the basketball map with a whirlwind recruitment that saw him choose the University of Florida over Kansas and Kentucky. (GO CATS! Top of the class: ... Mike Miller put South Dakota on the basketball map with a whirlwind recruitment t... http://bit.ly/fA7RwE)
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Where the Buffalo Roam | RedGage

Where the Buffalo Roam | RedGage | South Dakota history | Scoop.it
Here is a large fellow in his natural environment at Custer State Park South Dakota. (Where the Buffalo Roam http://www.redgage.com/c-hcghec #buffalo #fields #South Dakota #Yellowstone)
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Why I Love History! « South Dakota State Historical Society Press

Why I Love History! «  South Dakota State Historical Society Press | South Dakota history | Scoop.it
South Dakota books Why I Love History!: We’re starting a new little series of blog posts today. I’ve been askin... http://bit.ly/gTof2i
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Carolyn Carlson: A Citizen's Trek Before The Hyperion Hearing

Carolyn Carlson: A Citizen's Trek Before The Hyperion Hearing | South Dakota history | Scoop.it
The following is a report I received from Carolyn Carlson, who wrote previously about the Hyperion Project. In this ...
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January 3, 1979: Rep. Tom Daschle Begins His Congressional Careeer

January 3, 1979: Rep. Tom Daschle Begins His Congressional Careeer | South Dakota history | Scoop.it
For. U.S. Senator and Representative Tom Daschle (D-S.D.)On this date, January 3, 1979, former U.S. Senator and Senate Minority ...
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January 1, 1932: Membership Required in State Bar of S.D. to Practice Law

January 1, 1932: Membership Required in State Bar of S.D. to Practice Law | South Dakota history | Scoop.it
On this date, January 1, 1932, a state law went into effect requiring membership in the State Bar of South Dakota in order to ...
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January 2, 1863: Territorial Legislature Asks Congress for a Mail Route

January 2, 1863: Territorial Legislature Asks Congress for a Mail Route | South Dakota history | Scoop.it
Replica of Territorial Legislative Capitol Biulding in Yankton.On this date, January 2, 1863, the Dakota Territorial ...
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Letters: Representing S.D. has been an honor | argusleader.com | Argus Leader

During the past six and a half years, I have had the privilege of serving you in Congress. Now that my time in office is coming to a close, I want to express my enormous gratitude to the people of (RT @StephanieforSD: submitted this column across the state to offer my thanks to the people of South Dakota for the... http://fb.me/OA2AoDeB)
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California Ranks Best for Animal Protection; South Dakota Ranks Worst - Technorati Lifestyle

California Ranks Best for Animal Protection; South Dakota Ranks Worst - Technorati Lifestyle | South Dakota history | Scoop.it
Illinois Leaps into No. 3 Spot on Humane Society’s List for 2010 (California Ranks Best for Animal Protection; South Dakota Ranks Worst http://bit.ly/hkvFCQ #technorati)
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Wind Partners: Wind turbines become part of South Dakota prairie - chicagotribune.com

Wind Partners: Wind turbines become part of South Dakota prairie  - chicagotribune.com | South Dakota history | Scoop.it
HURON (AP) - Bad weather has grounded workers for only four days since construction began Oct. 1 on the 108-turbine wind farm southwest of Wessington Springs, and 86 of the 108 turbines now tower over the prairie landscape. (Wind Partners: Wind turbines become part of South Dakota prairie: HURON (AP) - Bad… http://goo.gl/fb/GorWY #ccea)
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WEATHER: Officials close stretch of I-29 in South Dakota

WEATHER: Officials close stretch of  I-29 in South Dakota | South Dakota history | Scoop.it
PIERRE, S.D. - State officials have closed Interstate 29 from
Brookings to the North Dakota border and are asking people (WEATHER: Officials close stretch of I-29 in South Dakota http://bit.ly/dENBG9 #suxweather)
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Aerosmith's Steven Tyler's Fall From Stage

Aerosmith's Steven Tyler's Fall From Stage | South Dakota history | Scoop.it
Aerosmith frontman Steven Tyler's fall from the stage at a South Dakota show caught on tape. Tyler suffered head, neck and shoulder injuries and the band postponed its next concert. (Aug. 6)
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The Republican Takeover

South Dakota : 2010 Politics: The Republican Takeover - KELOLAND TV http://uxp.in/25176900
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Crazy Horse Monument | RedGage

Crazy Horse Monument | RedGage | South Dakota history | Scoop.it
It will take many more years to complete this tribute to the native American chief ( Crazy Horse ) (Crazy Horse Monument http://www.redgage.com/c-hcghfd #monument #horse # indian chief #South Dakota)
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Northern Valley Beacon: 120 years: the anniversary South Dakota would like to forget

Northern Valley Beacon: 120 years:  the anniversary South Dakota would like to forget | South Dakota history | Scoop.it
Northern Valley Beacon: 120 years: the anniversary South Dakota ... http://bit.ly/hl0FTj
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Madville Times: Year of Unity Note: Wounded Knee Massacre Stains South Dakota History

Madville Times: Year of Unity Note: Wounded Knee Massacre Stains South Dakota History | South Dakota history | Scoop.it
MVT Year of Unity Note: Wounded Knee Massacre Stains South Dakota History: Northern Valley Beacon, Interested Pa... http://bit.ly/eybwHP
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