True Dakotan

The True Dakotan is a weekly newspaper in South Dakota.[1] The paper services the cities of Lane, Alpena, and Wessington Springs. It publishes every Wednesday with a circulation of 1,338[2] and began publication in 1975.[3]

The True Dakotan
Typeweekly newspaper
Format6 col. x 21
Owner(s)Kristi Hine
PublisherKristi Hine
EditorKristi Hine
Headquarters113 East Main
P.O. Box 358
Wessington Springs, South Dakota 57382-0358

In addition to news, the publication runs local human interest photos[4] and stories that are picked up by other publications.[5]


  1. ^ "Participating Newspapers in the South Dakota Classifieds - Community Target Program". US Newspapers. Retrieved August 28, 2012.
  2. ^ "True Dakotan". South Dakota Newspaper Association. Archived from the original on October 2, 2010. Retrieved August 28, 2012.
  3. ^ "True Dakotan". Mondo Times. Retrieved August 28, 2012.
  4. ^ "Jerauld County's Big Gun". South Dakota Magazine. June 22, 2012. Retrieved August 28, 2012.
  5. ^ "The Cadillac Caper". South Dakota Magazine. April 4, 2012. Retrieved August 28, 2012.

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