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Taste of Sarcasm: Downtown Sushi

Taste of Sarcasm: Downtown Sushi

By Denise DePaolo Images by Elizabeth Lucille Photography I’ll admit it. Watertown is not where I expected to find a quality sushi place. As my mom’s hometown, I spent a lot of time here as a kid, and grew used …

Playing with Fire

Playing with Fire

By Denise DePaolo Images by Elizabeth Lucille Photography It’s inexplicable, yet undeniable. People are drawn to fire. Whether it’s the primal need for warmth or a desire for kinship on a weekend night, we feel inherently comforted by flames. And …

Young Leaders of 2017: Nick Wendell

Young Leaders of 2017: Nick Wendell

By Denise DePaolo Images by Elizabeth Lucille Photography It’s time to recognize those who stand out and show great promise for the year ahead. Each year, 605 selects a group of young leaders from a pile of nominations – all …

Young Leaders of 2017: Whitney Rencountre

Young Leaders of 2017: Whitney Rencountre

By Denise DePaolo Images by Emily Swan Photography It’s time to recognize those who stand out and show great promise for the year ahead. Each year, 605 selects a group of young leaders from a pile of nominations – all …

Young Leaders of 2017: Libby Skarin

Young Leaders of 2017: Libby Skarin

By Denise DePaolo Images by Elizabeth Lucille Photography It’s time to recognize those who stand out and show great promise for the year ahead. Each year, 605 selects a group of young leaders from a pile of nominations – all …

A Home for the Holidays

A Home for the Holidays

By Leah Vanden Bosch Animal lovers have the opportunity to give the gift of shelter this holiday season, with the Humane Society caring for countless loving, domestic pets in need of a home. The holiday season is a popular time …

Making Merry: Prairie Dance

Making Merry: Prairie Dance

By Denise DePaolo Images by Elizabeth Lucille Photography Prairie Dance started on a whim. While on vacation 19 years ago, Terri Schuver and a friend were inspired to create beautiful, durable metal decor. To make sure it actually happened, they …

The Real Deal: Katie Zautke

The Real Deal: Katie Zautke

By Natalie Slieter Images by Denise DePaolo Katie Zautke began Dakota Uprising as a fun, fresh way to represent the state she loves. The Rapid City-based graphic designer launched her line of t-shirts, sweatshirt, and hats in 2015 with the …

Making Merry: Newton Hills Honey

Making Merry: Newton Hills Honey

By Denise DePaolo Images by Elizabeth Lucille Photography Josh Montgomery has had honey on his mind since he was just a kid. At 14, he was recruited by a neighbor in his tiny hometown of Fairview to do the “dirty …

A Gift You Won’t Find Under the Tree

A Gift You Won’t Find Under the Tree

By Tracy Kirby Image by Crista Ballard Photography It’s here. You can feel it, smell it in the air. The Christmas gift buying and receiving frenzy has begun. Actually, it probably began sometime back in September according to Hobby Lobby’s …