Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement

Thune adviser writes book on the Midwest

Email Sign up for Breaking News Alerts
life Mitchell, 57301
The Daily Republic
(605) 996-5020 customer support
Mitchell South Dakota 120 South Lawler 57301

SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A South Dakota historian’s latest book indicates the Midwest has largely disappeared as a topic of historical study.

Advertisement
Advertisement

Jon Lauck grew up on a farm near Madison and now is an adviser to Sen. John Thune.

His book “The Lost Region” suggests the Midwest is important to American history and there was a time when it was studied extensively.

Advertisement
Associated Press
Advertisement
Advertisement
randomness