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Mount Rushmore National Memorial is closed as part of the government shutdown. (Wikimedia photo)

Some tourists upset by closure of Mount Rushmore

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RAPID CITY (AP) — Some tourists are upset that Mount Rushmore National Memorial in western South Dakota has been closed by the partial shutdown of the federal government.


Wolfgang Ludmann tells KOTA-TV he is angry because he came all the way from Germany to see Mount Rushmore, but could only see it from the road.

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