De Smet Forest is haven for bird watchers

Monday, January 16, 2017

Can you guess what one of the fastest growing outdoor recreational activities in the United States is? It’s not hiking, visiting natural areas or gathering...
De Smet named Tree City USA 15 years running

Monday, January 09, 2017

There are amazing benefits to planting trees. According to the Arbor Day Foundation, trees reduce energy consumption, help with storm water management and erosion control,...
Wanted in De Smet: Runners!

Monday, January 02, 2017

Staying in shape can be challenging. Especially as we get older, it requires attention to diet, lifestyle, and above all, getting some exercise. Finding an...
Small Towns: Living the Good Life

Monday, December 26, 2016

People in smaller towns generally have a different attitude towards living than those in larger cities. Life tends to move at slower pace, and people...
De Smet Named 2013 Community of the Year!

Monday, December 12, 2016

What does it take to be awarded South Dakota Community of the Year at the annual Governor's Economic Development Conference? According to Dakotafire, a publication...
Ag gives back this holiday season

Friday, December 09, 2016

With Black Friday and Cyber Monday in the rearview mirror, it’s time to enter into a spirit of reflection, gratefulness and generosity as Christmas draws...
De Smet receives $287,971 Bush Foundation grant

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

As both the De Smet Community Foundation and the De Smet Development Corporation continues the town’s rapid development push, their efforts got some significant help...
Life in South Dakota

Wednesday, October 05, 2016

Check out this South Dakota lifestyle video and see why so many people are choosing to live in South Dakota!