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Published July 16, 2013, 12:00 AM

Corn Palace

In this May 6, 2004, file photo is the Corn Palace in Mitchell, S.D., that is redecorated each year with corn cobs, grain and grasses. On Monday, July 15, 2013, the Mitchell City Council approved a $7.2 million upgrade to the quirky landmark dedicated to all things corn in an effort to draw in more visitors. The Corn Palace sees about 200,000 tourists each year. (AP Photo/Doug Dreyer, File)