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WOSTER: Bernie Christenson is SD Community Foundation’s most tireless advocate

September 18, 2013 in Uncategorized

I’m a fairly bright guy, but there have been long-range, visionary concepts I simply struggled to understand.One of those, many years ago, was the late Gov. Bill Janklow’s plan to wire the schools as a way to spread access to modern technology across…continue reading on

WOSTER: LeBrun had no ‘clear majority,’ but a clear legacy

September 8, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Few more deserving of SD Hall of Fame enshrinement than Gene Lebrun.

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SD Hall of Fame nearly debt-free

November 1, 2011 in The Daily Republic

CHAMBERLAIN The South Dakota Hall of Fame is nearly free of a $250,000 mortgage owed at this time last year.
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Vast variety of talent recognized

September 13, 2010 in The Daily Republic

The Land of Infinite Variety isn’t just one of the state’s mottos. It also describes the South Dakota Hall of Fame’s 13 newest inductees.
They ranged from a relatively young but skilled photographer to a deceased Lakota woman named Eagle Woman Who All Look At who mediated an 1868 meeting between Sitting Bull and Father De Smet.
As he began the induction ceremony Saturday night in Oacoma, South Dakota Community Foundation President Bob Sutton praised the Hall of Fame as “an incredible organization” and hailed the evening as a monumental collection of people. Continue Reading

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