A new place to spend a night under the stars is bringing luxury to the wild spaces of South Dakota’s Black Hills. It could be a big win for the state’s tourism industry. In a world of constantly expanding vocabulary,...
The 605 Summer Classic is Sioux Falls’ annual unofficial kickoff to summer – embodying many of the things we love about the season. From outdoor music and beer tasting to collaborative art projects and food trucks, the event has...
It’s that time of year when the 605 team packs up and hits the pavement for the annual 605 Road Trip. This spring, we hopped onto the scenic South Dakota Highway 44 (SD-44) to check out southern South Dakota...
Farm-to-plate is a concept many of us are familiar with – fresh food, harvested at its peak, sourced transparently, and prepared in a way that honors the ingredients. It’s an exciting way to eat, and by definition, it’s a...

What Chefs Do

South Dakota’s palate is evolving. Here, like anywhere else, our food has been largely influenced by our heritage. Whether we’re descended from Native Americans of the Great Plains or 19th century settlers, meat and potatoes - in its many...
As a South Dakota town sits poised for expansion, a local couple is providing new visitors a place to stay at a home-away-from-home that’s remained golden amidst big changes.  Room by room, the old offices of Lead’s epic Homestake Mine...

The Year of Self Care

Just like that, another holiday season has passed. December brims with celebration and festivities, drawn out between the shopping, the company parties, and family gatherings. Then suddenly, a day passes, and we’re thrust into 2018. Whether we acknowledge it or not, stress,...
Diana Lee thought October 17, 2014 was just another Friday. She recalls it was a beautiful fall day. Lee was getting ready to go pheasant hunting when she received a text message from her daughter, Pamela Ann Kneip, telling...

Falling for Food

Despite everyone’s differences and opinions, the one thing people love and have in common is food. It brings people together, because who doesn’t love food smothered with gooey cheese? Erin Zieske loves food so much she shares her dishes on...

Annie’s Room

“This place is just full of spirits.” The 605 team asked Sioux Falls psychic medium Donna O’Dea if she would be willing to come with us to the historic Goss Opera House in Watertown. We had heard rumblings of “Annie’s...

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