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Video Landscapes

A collection of stories about life in South Dakota. See them all at  watch.sdpb.org  or on  YouTube

Keystone Wye Bridge

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Keystone Wye Bridge

Unique roadways and bridges carve a path through the Black Hills.

Crazy Horse

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Crazy Horse

Crazy Horse memorial is a tribute to the history of the Lakota people.

Pheasants

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Pheasants

Chinese ringneck pheasants are South Dakota's state bird.

Casey Tibbs

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Casey Tibbs

Casey Tibbs was a world famous rodeo cowboy from South Dakota.

Petrified Wood Park

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Petrified Wood Park

Lemmon, SD is home to the largest petrified wood park.

Edgar McFadden

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Edgar McFadden

Edgar McFadden developed stem rust free wheat.

Family Connections

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Family Connections

You might be surprised how you are connected to the person standing next to you.

Bison

Bison

Bison are an important animal historically and in today’s agriculture industry.

Coteau des Prairies

Coteau des Prairies

The Coteau des Prairies is an unique land formation in the state.

Mammoth Site

Mammoth Site

The Mammoth Site in Hot Springs offers a glimpse or the area before explorers arrived.

Stratobowl

Stratobowl

The Stratobowl is another unique land formation in the Black Hills, outside of Rapid City

USS South Dakota

USS South Dakota

Landlocked on 12th Street in Sioux Falls, the USS South Dakota is a highly decorated ship.

Wall Drug

Wall Drug

Wall Drug is a major tourist destination that began as a small family pharmacy business.

Al Kurtenbach

Al Kurtenbach

Al Kurtenbach is cofounder of Daktronics. The SD based company is known world wide.

Center of the Nation

Center of the Nation

South Dakota contains the geographical center of the US, if all 50 states are included.

Badlands

Badlands

The Badlands contain the largest sample of fossils from the late Eocene & Oligocene eras.

Coughlin Campanile

Coughlin Campanile

The Coughlin Campanile is the iconic structure and landmark on the campus of SDSU.

George McGovern

George McGovern

George McGovern was a war hero, senator, presidential candidate, scholar & humanitarian.

Harney Peak

Harney Peak

Harney Peak has the distinction of being the highest peak east of the Rocky Mountains.

Initiative Referendum

Initiative Referendum

South Dakota was the firs state to adopt the initiative and referendum process.

Hog House

Hog House

Hog house is a term used in the state legislature, but has a meaning that you might not ex

Time Zones

Time Zones

Central and Mountain time zones cross South Dakota and help shape the state's identity.

Gladys Pyle

Gladys Pyle

Gladys Pyle helped shape the political landscape both in state and at the federal level.

Joe Foss

Joe Foss

Joe Foss worked his way through life into great success as a leader for the state and coun

See them all at  watch.sdpb.org  or on  YouTube