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Come Visit Canton

Come Visit Canton

Only 20 miles south of Sioux Falls is the Lincoln County town that is surrounded by Newton Hills State Park, the Big Sioux River, and the “rolling hills of the Sioux Valley.” Whether it’s a day trip or a weekend …

South Dakota in the Trees

South Dakota in the Trees

When you first approach Rushmore Tramway Adventures in Keystone, the Aerial Adventures Park suspended from the soaring pine trees is reminiscent of Swiss Family Robinson and the Lost Boys village in Hook. “People do compare us to [things like] that …

At Home With: Dr. Rachel MK Headley

At Home With: Dr. Rachel MK Headley

“My dad thought I should throw a match through the window, to be honest,” said Dr. Rachel MK Headley. Headley, a scientist, author, speaker, and project leadership specialist had her (experienced) hands full. The entrepreneur, who owns Cobblestone Science, The …

Field Notes & Fixations: Horseplay

Field Notes & Fixations: Horseplay

By Thomas Hentges Over the course of countless teenage summer nights, lifelong friends Jack Winders and Jayden Howie didn’t envision their hobby of strumming guitars and singing songs as much more than killing time on the banks of the Minnesota River. The two …

Listen to the newest podcast episode of the “605 Show.”

Listen to the newest podcast episode of the “605 Show.”

Listen to the newest podcast episode of the 605 Show, sponsored by CorTrust Bank. This episode features guests Jeff Zueger of White Wall Sessions chatting about filming the fifth season, and Liz Nissen talks about Total Drag and Record Store …

At Home with: John + Jasmine Johnson

At Home with: John + Jasmine Johnson

After being transferred from Oklahoma City, Okla. as the running back coach for South Dakota State University’s football team, John Johnson and his wife, Jasmine, were on a time crunch. “Pretty soon fall was about to be here, and practice …

Happy 100

Happy 100

It’s hard to be believe this is the 605’s 100th issue. From having cows relieve themselves on us during a photo shoot to having a couple massage a staff member for a story, it has definitely been a wild ride. Since meeting creative, compassionate, …

Field Notes & Fixations: Woman is the Earth

Field Notes & Fixations: Woman is the Earth

Black Hills based metal band, Woman is the Earth, has been carving out their own distinct take on a sub-genre that has seen a recent rise of interest. The band’s 2007 origins found the group as a more thrash leaning outfit in it’s infancy. With …

Delish Delights: McNally’s Irish Pub

Delish Delights: McNally’s Irish Pub

Who better to give food and drink recipes the month of St. Patrick’s Day than McNally’s Irish Pub? It’s even better when it’s a taste off their new menu, running through April. Celebrate the Irish holiday with them, and sign …

At Home With: Matt + Lauren Neff

At Home With: Matt + Lauren Neff

When Lauren Neff saw a ranch-style home built in 1955 become available on the east side of Sioux Falls, she had to have it. The couple’s realtor had them look at three other homes, but the thought of the midcentury …