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KELO-TV, South Dakota Public Broadcasting and AT&T Wireless each have towers on Medicine Butte near Reliance. KELO's tower will soon be removed. (Jessica Giard/For The Daily Republic)

One of three towers moving off Medicine Butte, sacred to Native Americans

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By Jessica Giard

For the Daily Republic

RELIANCE — Looking from the top of Medicine Butte in central South Dakota, the boundaries of the Lower Brule Sioux Reservation blur into rolling hills that spread east and north toward the Missouri River, and buttes that rise to the west and south.


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