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PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota's capital city is getting more of the Black Hills in its urban forest.


The Pierre Capital Journal reports that every second-grader in town will be given a Black Hills spruce tree to plant.

The effort is being headed by the state Agriculture Department and the the Izaak Walton League, a national conservation group.

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