U.S. Army Air Forces Staff Sgt. Walter Nies died in a German Prisoner of War camp in Lithuania, but his remains were not able to be recovered because the camp was deep in the Soviet Union occupation zone.
Giving gifts to children on the Cheyenne River Reservation has been a tradition lasting more than 30 years for the Cheyenne River Youth Project. Now, people from all over the country donate to bring joy to everyone during the holidays.
A recent study found that 47% of South Dakota counties do not have mental health providers. So, the Southern Plains Behavioral Health Center in Winner became a saving grace for Lyn, who is diagnosed with schizophrenia.