The Atmospheric Art of Cristen J. Roghair

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The Jones County photographer/rancher discusses the prairie-as-muse and capturing the elements for posterity.

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ITMO: A Conversation About Faith

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South Dakotans are talking about faith, and it can be a difficult conversation to have. On In the Moment, we had a conversation about faith, about Islam, about Christianity, about social justice, and about what all this looks like living in South Dakota right now.

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The Experience of SiouxperCon In South Dakota

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SiouxperCon, a convention for science fiction, comics and other variations of "geek culture" took place in Sioux Falls over the weekend. SDPB's Steve Thum attended the event and brought back feedback from his experience.

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Jack Parks Forges a Bridge Between Blacksmithing's Future and Past

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A visit to Fire Steel Forge in Piedmont.

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The Scent of Colome: A Visit to the Outhouse Museum

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A Tripp County man preserves places made for letting go.

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ITMO: An Inconvenient Truth: The History Behind Sioux San Lands And West Rapid City

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Karen Mortimer, Kibbe Conti, and Heather Dawn Thompson joined In the Moment for a conversation about forced assimilation, the legacy of land transfers, and how knowing our collective history can change the conversation around race today.

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Deadwood Pioneer: A Face From the Past Premieres on May 22

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A compelling new local documentary reveals the history of a young pioneer and puts a face on Deadwood's hard-scrabble beginnings.

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Vermillion Gets a PBS Nod

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A recent episode of the PBS show Call the Midwife gave the shout-out to South Dakota.

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2017 NPR Tiny Desk Concert: CJ Weeks

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CJ Weeks is a folk artist that creates music about real struggles and challenges that he has had to overcome in his life.

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2017 NPR Tiny Desk Concert: Heath Johnson

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Heath Johnson is an country songwriter from Spearfish, SD. He plays guitar and strives for a genuine acoustic sound.

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What I learned from McDonald's "Pollock to Pollock" ads.

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Reflections on a Lenten Filet-O-Fish ad partially shot in Pollock, South Dakota.

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2017 State Show Choir Full Results

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Mitchell took home the top prize in Class AA, for the second year in a row, while Vermillion captured their first state show choir championship in Class A.

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The Hosmer Phone Booth

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A local telephone man preserved a piece of communications history for Hosmer.

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The Great War: Ralph John of McIntosh, SD

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In conjunction with the 100th anniversary of America’s entry into World War I on April 6, 1917, The Great War, a six-hour documentary presented over three nights, explores how World War I changed America and the world. Featured in this documentary is Private Ralph John of McIntosh, South Dakota.

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Can South Dakota Crowd-Solve an Art Mystery?

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A pitch for audience participation in answering the question: Who is Fred Hill?

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