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Why are There Two Dakota’s?

There was only one Dakota territory, so why are there two Dakota's? Part of the reason might be called a 'family feud'.

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5 Stories from Sioux Falls Past that Would Make Great Movies

The early day of Sioux Falls are full of fascinating stories that would make great movies. Serious dramas, silly farces or great biographies. Here's five.

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Looking Back at the History Between the Vikings and Colts

This weekend the Minnesota Vikings will attempt to do something for the first time in 19 years. That is to beat the Indianapolis Colts.

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Toys R Us

Most Popular Christmas Toy From the Year You Were Born

I bet you played with almost all of these up to a certain toy.

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Jefferson, South Dakota Nearly Wiped Off Map by Smallpox

Jefferson, South Dakota is one of the great communities here in the Sunshine State. But smallpox almost wiped it off the map.

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My Poor Ancestors Defended Ben Affleck’s Rich Slaveholding Ancestors

Todd Epp's Virginia ancestors helped defend slavery in the Civil War. He's not happy about it, but history is messy, just like families.

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Photo of Ancient Communication Tool Surfaces

Long thought to be extinct, a Hanging-telephonepay-asauras, commonly known as the payphone, was spotted in the wild recently.

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State Theatre’s Underground Tunnels & Restorations

Creepy Cool Underground Tunnels are just one of surprises of the State Theatre.

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Urban Legends in Sioux Falls: Ghost Joggers, a Corvette and Spook Road

Sioux Falls has some great urban legends: 26th Street Ghost Joggers, the 1970's Orange Corvette that no one can drive, and Spook Road with a wicked history. These are the stories I grew up hearing in the Sioux Falls area. Did you hear them too?

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History

‘Vikings’ Season 3: History Renews Its Period Epic for 2015

We haven't kept up with History's 'Vikings' season 2 as much as its predecessor, but are nonetheless excited to see that Ragnar Lothbrok and his brood will live to fight another day. History has officially picked up a 'Vikings' season 3 for 2015, but what can we expect from the epic period drama when it sets sail for a third time?

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