Wind Cave National Park

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Terry Stewart was CEO of the Rock n' Roll Hall of Fame and Museum in Cleveland. He's in Vermillion today to speak at the Vermillion Area Chamber and Development Company annual banquet. But first, he stopped by the SDPB studios for a conversation about music, history and leadership.

SDPB contributor Kevin Woster is with us to discuss elk hunting in Wind Cave National Park as hunters help fight chronic wasting disease in herds.

Wind Cave National Park

A recent report by the U.S. Geological Survey shows nearly ten percent of Wind Cave National Park’s elk population suffers from Chronic Wasting Disease or CWD.

According to the report the disease causes extreme weight loss and is incurable.

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The National Park Service‘s 100th anniversary is this August. South Dakota is home to five sites in the National Parks system.

Each location is doing something different this summer to celebrate 100 years of service, and many are looking ahead at what the next 100 years holds.

Concerts, museum exhibits and handmade quilt displays are just a few of the events during the centennial celebration at the National Parks across South Dakota.

Wind Cave Buffalo Jump Tour

Jul 26, 2013
Courtesy Wind Cave National Park

 

 

Wind Cave National Park is opening access to a recently excavated archeological site on Saturday.

Rangers at Wind Cave are offering a three-hour tour of an ancient buffalo jump on land acquired by the National Park Service in 2011.