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Charlotte Ann Foreman
Elton Reinhold Tiede
Julie L. Lang
Raymond Russell Stevens
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they’ve been missing in mourning dove hunting
Plenty of ducks, fewer hunters
WILTZ: Come Saturday's duck opener, what are you going to throw at those quackers?
Grouse numbers rise ahead of opener
WILTZ: Old bait-casting reels can be pretty darn handy
Former police chief found guilty of murder
June 15, 2014
Historic house demolition on council's agenda
The Mitchell City Council is set to decide tonight whether there are any feasible alternatives to demolishing one of the city's oldest surviving houses. The agenda includes a 6:40 p.m. Public Health and Safety Committee meeting, a 7:15 p.m. Traffic Commission meeting and the 7:30...
June 15, 2014 - 10:28pm
Howard native recognized for preservation of cultural landscapes
HOWARD -- Charles Leider has dedicated more than 50 years to landscape architecture. The 82-year-old Howard native and former Oklahoma State...
June 15, 2014 - 10:22pm
May 22, 2014
Deadline nears for SD grant program
DEADWOOD — Applications are now available for second-round considerations for the Outside-of-Deadwood Grant program. Since 2002, the Deadwood Historic Preservation Commission has helped promote the preservation and interpretation of historic sites, buildings and properties throughout...
May 22, 2014 - 12:42pm
April 30, 2014
Crews completing SD Capitol stained glass removal
PIERRE (AP) — The last of the stained glass windows in a $3 million restoration project will be removed from the South Dakota Capitol Wednesday. Crewmembers from a Wisconsin studio have removed the House chamber skylight this week. They will remove the Senate skylight Wednesday. Mike...
April 30, 2014 - 8:17am
April 28, 2014
Burial mound surveys planned in northeast SD
PIERRE (AP) — Officials this summer plan surveys in six northeastern South Dakota counties to verify American Indian burial mound sites and determine if others exist that have not been recorded. The South Dakota State Historical Society's Historic Preservation Office has hired...
April 28, 2014 - 7:27am
March 24, 2014
PHOTOS: Carnegie Resource Center upgrades
Improvements at Mitchell's Carnegie Resource Center are being put in place.
March 24, 2014 - 7:23am
March 19, 2014
SD Capitol glass repairs on track, 'fascinating'
By Nora Hertel PIERRE (AP) — Barbara Johnson could not wait until June for the return of the stained glass to South Dakota's Capitol rotunda...
March 19, 2014 - 10:03pm
March 17, 2014
SD Capitol crews resume stained glass restoration
PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota Capitol is now void of lawmakers, and state officials have gone back to work restoring the building's stained-glass skylights. Legislators wrapped up the bulk of their work on Friday. And the grand marble staircase in the state House is blocked...
March 17, 2014 - 12:20pm
February 5, 2014
Whittier building gets tax break
The South Dakota State Historical Society board of trustees recently approved the property tax moratorium application for the Whittier School in Mitchell. This application was for the eight-year state historic preservation property tax moratorium for restoration and rehabilitation...
February 5, 2014 - 10:34pm
January 13, 2014
Rural Woonsocket barn gets Deadwood grant
PIERRE — Historic preservation projects in Aberdeen, Iroquois, Sioux Falls and the Woonsocket vicinity recently received matching grants from the South Dakota State Historical Society. The grants are awarded through the State Historical Society’s Deadwood Fund grant program....
January 13, 2014 - 7:52pm
January 6, 2014
Bridgewater site added to historic register
The First Presbyterian Church recognized as historically, architecturally significant.
January 6, 2014 - 5:52pm
December 23, 2013
Deadwood spends $2M to restore forgotten St. Ambrose Cemetery
By Tom Griffith Rapid City Journal DEADWOOD (AP) — For more than a century, an angel has watched over the grave of tiny 2-year-old Oscar...
December 23, 2013 - 8:08am
December 16, 2013
Group gives money to help restore historic house in Rapid City
RAPID CITY (AP) — A South Dakota group is giving money to help Rapid City with restoration of a historic house. The Rapid City Journal reported South Dakota Community Foundation has awarded a $4,500 grant to a group of historic preservation advocates known as Historic Rapid...
December 16, 2013 - 6:28am
December 11, 2013
Corn Palace project clears historic preservation hurdle
The State Historic Preservation Office has given its blessing to the plan to renovate the Corn Palace. In a letter received by city officials...
December 11, 2013 - 5:42pm
November 12, 2013
PHOTO: What's new at Whittier Lofts
An open house will be conducted from 4 to 6 p.m. Tuesday in the Whittier Lofts, an interior view of which is seen here, near the corner of Sanborn...
November 12, 2013 - 6:31am