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PHOTOS: The Corn Palace glows purple for Safe Place of Eastern South Dakota candle light vigil

1 in 4 women and 1 in 7 men have experienced some type of domestic/intimate partner violence.

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A group gathers around a string of purple lights in the shape of a ribbon during the Safe Place of Eastern South Dakota candle light vigil for those who have been affected by domestic violence on Monday, Oct. 3, 2022, at the Corn Palace.
Adam Thury / Mitchell Republic
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MITCHELL — Here are photos from the Safe Place of Eastern South Dakota candle light vigil on Monday, Oct. 3, 2022, at the Corn Palace for those who have been affected by domestic violence.

Adam Thury joined the Mitchell Republic in March of 2022. He was born and raised in Mitchell, S.D., and graduated from Mitchell High School in 2015. He always had an eye for photography but started honing his skills mid-2014. He has worked on growing his knowledge of photography by shooting for local events. He can be reached at athury@mitchellrepublic.com and found on Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/adamthury.
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