Ceremonial Native American pipe, its creation focus of national monument in Minnesota

  • by: KRISTI EATON , Associated Press
  • Updated: June 24, 2013 - 4:05 PM

PIPESTONE NATIONAL MONUMENT, Minn. — Like his uncles and grandfather before him, Travis Erickson takes great pride in the handmade pipes he creates using red stone he digs from the ground and carves into intricate designs.

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