Nov 2, 2012
KOTA-TV Rapid City
ND, SD celebrate 123rd birthdays
The two states entered the Union on Nov. 2, 1889. President Benjamin Harrison signed the admission papers for the two states on that day.
S.D. youth should not be asked to sacrifice
At the cornerstone- laying ceremony of our 100-year-old Capitol, a fine oration was given by William Henry Harrison Beadle, who South Dakotans have honored perpetually by choosing his likeness to represent our state on one of our two statues in the famous Statuary Hall in Washington, D.C. Beadle said, 'The advance of every free state depends on ...
S.D. Moments: Finding clues from the past
As Black Hills National Forest deals with the effects of decades of fire suppression and pine beetle infestations, officials are finding clues in an unexpected place: the past.