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BRIAN KORTHALS/daily globe The last remaining grave stone still standing intact at Sunrise Prairie Cemetery is that for Mrs. F.E. Densmore.

Virtually unknown ... and untouched

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RUSHMORE -- A sign, since rotted and in disrepair, once stood atop the hill overlooking the smallest county park in Nobles County -- an in-the-middle-of-nowhere, lesser-known locale that is home to some of the last remaining acres of untouched, virgin prairie in all of Nobles County.


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Julie Buntjer
Julie Buntjer joined the Daily Globe newsroom in December 2003, after working more than nine years for weekly newspapers. A native of Worthington and graduate of Worthington High School, then-Worthington Community College and South Dakota State University, she has a bachelor's degree in agriculture journalism. At the Daily Globe, Julie covers the agricultural beat, as well as Nobles County government, watersheds, community news and feature stories. In her spare time, she enjoys needlework (cross-stitch and hardanger embroidery), reading, travel, fishing and spending time with family. Find more of her stories of farm life, family and various other tidbits at
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