A New View for SDPB

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Upgraded technology is allowing SDPB to bring you South Dakota stories from new angles.

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Writers of the Iron Road

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Two South Dakota perspectives on freight train graffiti.

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December's episode of Dakota Life revisits South Dakota history.

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Learn more about South Dakota's history with Dakota Life.

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SDPB Employees Celebrate Years of Service

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SDPB congratulates Rex Kinnear and Steve Thum on their years of service with SDPB.

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December Recommended Viewing

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This month's recommended viewing!

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Governor's Budget Address

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SDPB broadcasts live Governor Dennis Daugaard’s final budget address, in which the governor proposes his state budget for Fiscal Year 2020.

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South Dakota Focus

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Tune in Thursday nights to SDPB1 as host Stephanie Rissler moderates in-depth discussions with boots-on-the-ground experts about issues that impact South Dakotans.

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There's a Place for Us

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Public programs in SDPB Studios bring South Dakotans together.

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Bullhead Remembers the Doughboy

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"The Spirit of the American Doughboy" was the most widely proliferated of the post-WWI "Doughboy" monuments. Bullhead still honors theirs a century after Armistice.

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On and Off-Field: SDPB Goes Beyond Game Day

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Football extends off the field and into the communities and lives of those involved. SDPB’s online digital short video series, Tales of the Gridiron, tells the stories of triumph, hope, and heart on and off the football field.

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SDPB Receives Midwest Emmys®

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SDPB is pleased to announce it has received two regional Emmys® at the 19th Annual Upper Midwest Emmy® Gala, held Oct. 6, in Bloomington, MN.

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LET'S GO LUNA! SDPB Kids Premieres New Kids Program

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Research shows that young children have limited exposure to social studies concepts in school. To help address this gap, LET’S GO LUNA! will encourage kids ages 4-7 to explore and appreciate cultures worldwide, and build global citizenship and social skills.

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Leaving a Legacy: SDPB Member Profile

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Twenty-one years ago, Erwin and Joan retired to Rapid City, where they regularly tune in to SDPB TV and Radio. “Public broadcasting just does such a wealth of good,” says Erwin. “There’s no other place on the radio that you can get that kind of news in-depth. I also like the jazz music.”

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Friends of SDPB has joined with over 300 other nonprofits in the state participating in the South Dakota Day of Giving. South Dakota’s first-ever state-wide giving day kicks off at midnight on Giving Tuesday, November 27, and continues until 11:59pm that night.

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Before it Gets Better: Mental Health in South Dakota

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Dr. Stephen Manlove has practiced psychiatry in South Dakota since 1987. Manlove is frank in his views about the state of mental health care in South Dakota and equally candid about what he sees as the political difficulties that hamstring solutions.

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