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130 years of history on the Mickelson Trail

Victoria Wicks
Rick Mills

This interview is from SDPB's daily public-affairs show, In the Moment, hosted by Lori Walsh.

The Mickelson Trail follows 110-miles of abandoned railroad through the Black Hills. In its heyday, the route connected Deadwood and Edgemont.

Rick Mills is the director and curator of the South Dakota State Railroad Museum and will present "Mileposts on the Mickelson Trail: 130-year retrospective" Thursday, March 3, from 4 to 5:30 p.m. on the campus of Black Hills State University.

EDITOR'S NOTE: Interview incorrectly said presentation begins at 5:30

Carl Norquist is a producer and writer for In the Moment. An EMMY-winning producer, Carl previously worked for KTIV News 4 in Sioux City, IA. Carl is a Minnesota native and graduate of Augustana University with majors in Art and English.
Lori Walsh is the host and senior producer of In the Moment.