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Kent and Luanne Alberty
All Souls Unitarian Universalist Church
American Association of University Women/Sioux Falls
American News, Aberdeen
Frank Amundson
Argus Leader Media
Mary Arnold
Larry Atkinson


Bill Baker
Carlton Basmajian
Miles and Lisa Beacom
Cathy Beard
Randell and Linda Beck
Lois Beckstrand
Jim and Jean Beddow
Nancy Turbak Berry
Nancy Bettle
Mark Bjorneberg
Black Hills Pioneer
Dale Blegen
Dick and Jane Bohy
Brian and Kaija Bonde
David Bordewyk
Bill and Marilyn Bradfeldt
Shannon Brinker
Britton Journal
John Brockelsby
Dick and Sue Brown


Monica Campbell
Capital Journal, Pierre
Bill Carland
Rod Carlson
Walt and Martha Carlson
Greg Carmon
Milt and Chris Carter
Center for Western Studies
Brenda Chamness
David Chicoine
Mary Chilton DAR Foundation
Clark County Courier
Clear Lake Courier
Paul and Mary Ellen Connelly
Earl Coombs
Michael Costanzo
Sue Cross
John Cunningham


Daily Republic, Mitchell
John Davidson
Charlie Day
Trevor Dean
Mary Dejong and Tate Profilet
De Smet News
Leeanne Dufek
Bill Duhamel
Dana and LaDawn Dykhouse


Jason Erickson
Steve and Michelle Erpenbach
Ann Esse


Van Fishback
Donna and Richard Fisher
Tim and Catherine Forsch
Dale Froehlich


Rich and Mary Garry
Arnold and Lynne Garson
Michael Geheren
Angela Corbo Gier
Rodney Gist
John and Pat Gors


Alex Hagen
Rodney Hall
Mark and Nancy Hallenbeck
Lucy Halverson
Eddie and Christine Hamilton
Paul and Paige Hanson
Bryce Healy
Jean Healy
Scott and Susan Heidepriem
Tom Hertz
Steve Hildebrand
Bill and Judy Hoff
Paul Horsted
Mary Jo Hotzler
Kristine Hubbard
Chris Huber
Michael Huber
Jay and Jane Huizenga
Marilyn Hult
Jon Hunter


Julie Iverson


Dave and Becky Jansa
Paula Jensen
Madelyn Jennings
Matt Jensen Marketing
Sandy Jerstad
Brendan and Jana Johnson
Terry and Diane Johnson
Glenn and Phyllis Jorgenson
Josiah’s Coffeehouse and Café


Austin Kaus
KELOLAND Media Group
Kira Kimball
Dan Kippley
Dan and Arlene Kirby
Joe and Jennifer Kirby
Kevin and Peggy Kirby
Janet Kittams
Delmar Klassen
Rick Knobe
De and Dave Knudson
Laura Lynn Swier Kotelman
Nick Kotzea
Cindy Kranz
Larry Kueter


Greg LaFollette
Lake Preston Times
Richard Lauer
Paul and Michelle Lavallee
Scott Lawrence
Mark Lee
Janelle Lenser
Letti Lister
Paul Lloyd-Davies
Henry Lord
Dana and Michelle Loseke


Madison Daily Leader
Bruce and Dianne Mair
Thomas and Jeanne Manzer
David Marquardt
Jack and Betty Marsh
Joe Massa
Kathleen McGreevy
Gene and Susan McGowan
John McGrath
Mark and Judith Meierhenry
Mark Millage
Jane Miner
Beverly Moore
Will Mortenson
Ted Muenster
Tom Muenster
Dennis and Casey Murschel
Milton Mutch
Cory and Megan Myers


Gina Nania
Jeff Nelson
Kathy Nelson
Martha Nelson
Network for Good
News Match
Douglas Nicolai
Jan Nicolay
Terry and Linda Nielsen
Tony and Brenda Nour


Roy Olsen
Bert Olson
Lyle Olson
Lori Oster


Jim and Mary Lou Paulson
John Paulson
Doug and Sandra Pay
Judith Payne
Scott Petersen
Barbara Peterson
Lawrence and Catherine Piersol
Pauline Poletes
Gene Policinski
Dennis Popp
Jay Powell
Bill Powers
Wess Pravecek
Larry and Harriett Pressler
Tate Profilet and Mary Dejong
Public Opinion, Watertown


Lee Raines
Ramkota Companies
Greg Redlin
Reliabank, Sioux Falls
Geralynn Renner
Travis Rhoades
Tim Riker
Elaine Roberts
Don and Kelly Roby
Mark and Ronda Roby
Dorothy Rosby
Richard Ross
Robert and Paula Ruedebusch


Drey Samuelson
Steve and Kathy Sanford
Paul and Koni Schiller
James A. Schmidt
Tim Schreiner and Ruth Hamel
Paul Seamans
Glen Severson
Kevin Shaw
Scott and Debra Shephard
Sioux Falls Area Community Foundation
W. Tom Simmons
Mark S. Smith
Prudence Slaathaug
Maureen Slotto
Jacqueline Sly
Gary Smith-Keller
Don South
South Dakota Broadcasters Association
South Dakota Newspaper Association
Dave Stadheim
Alan Stager
Keith Steva
Karen Stuck
David Super
Chuck and Peg Swick


Marilyn Teske
Bob and Joan Thimjon
John Thomas
Ted Thoms
Rod and Joanne Tieman
Blair and Linda Tremere
Kathy Tyler
Ryan Tysdal


Bernadette Usera


John T. Vucurevich Foundation


Corliss Wahl
Bill Walsh
Tim and Mary Waltner
Watertown Area Community Foundation
Rick Weiland
Mark Wetmore
Anne Weyer
Henry Whitney
Stephen Williamson
Jerry and Norma Wilson
Jim Woster
Kevin Woster


Yankton Press and Dakotan


Bill and Cathy Zubke
Nancy Zuercher