2019 NPR Tiny Desk: WJazz and Friends

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A feature on Jazz Nightly, WJazz's 2019 NPR Tiny Desk entry was a hit in our office, making it one of our chosen local favorites.

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2019 NPR Tiny Desk: My Second Rodeo

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My Second Rodeo's 2019 NPR Tiny Desk entry, "Allie-Oh" was chosen as one of SDPB's local favorites. Take a listen!

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2019 NPR Tiny Desk: Kimberley Kaye

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Kimberly Kaye was chosen as one of our local favorites from this year's NPR Tiny Desk entrants.

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Leaving Redfield's Paul Higbee

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The new SDPB documentary Leaving Redfield explores the progress from forced segregation of people with intellectual disabilities to a greater focus on all people living meaningful lives as they define them. Writer Paul Higbee joined us on In the Moment to speak about this project.

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Where Have You Gone, Catfishin' Roy Groves?

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South Dakota turns it lonely eyes to you.

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Outdoors: Botany Canyon and Frog City

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Two lesser known trails a short drive from Rapid City.

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Vanished South Dakota: East River Screening Schedule

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It's going to be a busy summer on the road as we pack in 7 advance screenings of our upcoming Vanished South Dakota documentary.

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WWII Documentary Features Marcella LeBeau of Eagle Butte.

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“Angels in Our Midst” that focuses on World War II American nurses who participated in the D-Day Invasion and the European Theater. Marcella Ryan LeBeau, a member of the Two Kettle Band, Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe, from Eagle Butte, South Dakota is one of the nurses featured in the film.

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2019 SDPB Tiny Desk Local Favorites

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We've gathered up a few of our local favorite entries from the 2019 NPR Tiny Desk Contest.

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NPR Tiny Desk Winner Playing in Yankton

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Classically trained violinist and songwriter Gaelynn Lea, who won the NPR Tiny Desk Contest in 2016, will be playing in Yankton on Friday, May 17 at the AME Allen Chapel.

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Operation Hotbed: Who Really Ended Prostitution in Deadwood?

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Viken and Meierhenry present state and federal roles in the 1980 brothel closings at SDPB Studios on May 22.

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Images of the Past: The Collectors

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The latest documentary from SDPB’s Images of the Past features personal collections in South Dakota.

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Goat Island: Wild and Scenic on the Missouri River

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Only 100 miles of the Missouri River's 2,341 mile length is considered to be in its "wild" state. We visited Goat Island, near Vermillion, to explore what the Missouri was like before we tamed it with dams.

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SDPB Sweeps Division for 2019 Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards

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SDPB took home 5 Edward R. Murrow Awards, sweeping the Small Market Radio division for Region 4.

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Flying High in a B-25

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SDPB's Bob Bosse took part in a once in a lifetime event when he was offered a seat on a B-25 Bomber that was flying across South Dakota to commemorate the 77th anniversary of the famed Dolittle Raid.

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