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3 more statues added to Trail of Governors in Pierre; project in 2016 will reach halfway point


PIERRE, South Dakota — Three more statues have been placed along the Trail of Governors in Pierre, bringing the total to 12.

The statues added Thursday were of South Dakota's fourth governor, Charles Herreid; its 18th governor, George T. Mickelson; and its 25th governor, Richard Kneip.

Statues that will be completed next year are Warren Green, the 13th governor, Nils Boe, the 23rd, and Mike Rounds, the 31st. Those statues will mark the halfway point of the project.

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