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605 Outdoor Wonders: Pactola Lake

605 Outdoor Wonders: Pactola Lake

By Anna Stritecky Some of South Dakota’s most beautiful destinations are the most simple spots that the state has to offer. Next on our journey throughout South Dakota is Pactola Lake, right outside of Hill City. Although Pactola is just a …

Dining In and Out: CRAVE American Kitchen and Sushi Bar

Dining In and Out: CRAVE American Kitchen and Sushi Bar

One young foodie explores the local restaurant scene, bringing quality cuisine into your kitchen, sans doggie bag. By Kaylyn Deiter Dining Out If you crave an urban vibe, gorgeous outdoor views and great food to boot for your next dining …

605 Outdoor Wonders: The Outdoor Campus

605 Outdoor Wonders: The Outdoor Campus

By Anna Stritecky Images courtesty of The Outdoor Campus The Outdoor Campus is an establishment in itself when comparing the location to other South Dakota gems. Even though The Outdoor Campus is beautiful, they also have a tremendous educational aspect …

THE (MUSIC) YEARBOOK: 2000

THE (MUSIC) YEARBOOK: 2000

By Sean Calhoun Last time, I covered one of the biggest boy bands of all time when I reviewed the Backstreet Boys’ Millennium. In this edition of The (Music) Yearbook, I’ll start with the best-selling album from their most well-known …

To Be a Fly on Our Wall

To Be a Fly on Our Wall

By Tracy Kirby Image by Crista Ballard Photography  I’ve always thought it quite odd whenever I have heard someone say “If only I could be a fly on the wall …” This particular turn of phrase usually means the speaker …

Shopping without Walls

Shopping without Walls

Submitted Images Marketing agency Fresh Produce is inviting the public to shop small – really small – this holiday season. For the fifth year, the business is hosting Kiosk Thursday in its downtown Sioux Falls office. Fresh Produce’s Ted Heeren …

Taste of Sarcasm: Ass’ociates

Taste of Sarcasm: Ass’ociates

By Denise DePaolo As a former east-sider, I was a regular at The Attic Bar and Grill when it first opened. Since moving to west Sioux Falls, I have definitely missed the spinach dip, burgers, and homemade barbecue sauce. So …

The Real Deal: Kirsten Gjesdal

The Real Deal: Kirsten Gjesdal

By Natalie Slieter Kirsten Gjesdal has always loved food. As owner of The Carrot Seed Kitchen Co., she’s able to share that passion through her inventory, cooking classes, and everyday conversations with customers.  First, what is The Carrot Seed Kitchen …

The Spirit(s) of South Dakota

The Spirit(s) of South Dakota

By Denise DePaolo Images by Elizabeth Lucille Photography Many of us enjoy a nice stiff drink from time to time. We all have our favorites – Jameson, Stolichnaya, or maybe a top shelf Scotch like Lagavulin or a good Glenfiddich. …