January's Dakota Life features -- Finding C Company

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After Gigi Hickey's mother passed away, the family was going through her things and came across a WWII Nazi banner stuffed inside a 105mm howitzer shell. This spoil of war was sent to her mother, Georgia after her first husband Maurice was killed in Luxembourg on January 16, 1945. The banner contained signatures of 84 men that Gigi is trying to locate, to find out more about the banner.

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Heikes Family Farm

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The November 2015 episode of Dakota Life featured stories about sustainable agricultural trends in South Dakota. One of the segments told the story about Heikes Family Farms in Vermillion. You can learn more about their award winning Community Supported Agriculture farm by visiting their website: http://www.heikesfamilyfarm.com/

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She Walked By Faith, Not By Sight

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Last season on Dakota Life, we featured a story about Jenny Martz Peterson's miraculous journey of losing her sight and regaining it 34 years later. Jenny has chronicled her story in a book that can be found by visiting her website: http://www.shewalkedbyfaith.com/

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January Dakota Life Program

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Tune in January 7th for a new episode of Dakota Life. This new episode features museums and other interesting relics from the past! Segments include: Finding C Company, Murrow Collection at the W.H. Over Museum, SiouxLand Heritage Museum and the story behind the Christmas Trees at the State Capitol.

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Sustainable Trends in Agriculture

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November's Dakota Life program takes a look at some sustainable trends in South Dakota's Agriculture.

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Cowboy Up with Dakota Life

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Coming up on this episode of Dakota Life, we Cowboy Up! Get your trigger finger ready for a quick draw competition in Mitchell, Saddle up for the Scottie Stampede, Learn what it takes to succeed at the SD high school rodeo finals, Hit the trail for an old west wagon train ride on the Cheyenne River reservation Plus, celebrate western traditions in Fort Pierre

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The Dakota Western Heritage Festival

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Celebrating all things Western in Fort Pierre.

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The Eagle Butte to Isabel Wagon Train

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3 days and 30 miles across the Cheyenne Indian Reservation.

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