2016 Mount Marty College Vespers Concert Preview

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An excerpt from the 2016 Mount Marty College choral ensemble Vespers concert at the Bishop Martin Marty Chapel that will be televised on SDPB TV on December 24.

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SDPB Archives: South Dakota Pearl Harbor Survivor Stories

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In the year 2000, SDPB met up with the South Dakota chapter of the Pearl Harbor Survivors Association.

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My Friends, Namaste: Dr. Rick Holm

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In our new new blogs series from Tom Dempster, he talks with his good friend Dr. Rick Holm of SDPB's "On Call" about the challenges of a pancreatic cancer diagnosis.

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2016 State Oral Interpretation Awards

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The state oral interpretation festival took place at Harrisburg High School on Friday and Saturday. Here are the award winners in all three classes of competition.

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The World Inside Andrew Kosten's Brookings Basement

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Intaglio printmaker Andrew Kosten conjures up an alternate world of strange, oddly familiar creatures.

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SDPB Archives: Home on the Range with Kyle Evans

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In an archived SDPB film from 1989, we listen to South Dakota's Centennial Troubadour Kyle Evans sing "Home on the Range".

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Harrisburg Set To Host 2016 State Oral Interpretation Festival

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This year, students from 89 South Dakota high schools will compete in the 107th Annual SDHSAA State Oral Interpretation Festival on Friday and Saturday December 2 and 3 at Harrisburg High School in Harrisburg, SD.

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2016 Christmas at the Capitol

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The annual Christmas tree lighting event at the SD State Capitol in Pierre.

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Unearthing SDPB's Oscar Howe Archives

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SDPB went digging in the basement archives to come up with two video treasures about one of South Dakota's greatest artists.

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A Focus on Photography in the Dakotas

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A traveling exhibit highlighting work by photographers of the Dakotas arrives at the Cultural Heritage Museum in Pierre.

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What's so interesting about "That's Interesting"?

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An exhibit at Sioux Falls' Ipso Gallery looks at the stuff that becomes ideas that become stuff.

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Practice, Practice, Practice

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For most of us, the very thought of speaking in front of a group can be frightening. While a lucky few of us seem to be born with the skill, the vast majority of us avoid it like the plague.

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November's Dakota Life Honors Heroes!

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With Veteran's Day right around the corner, SDPB is proud to give you the story of 2 World War II Heroes. John Wilkinson was a RAF pilot and now resides in Spearfish, SD. He shared his story with independent producer John Mollison. Fort Pierre resident John Waldron was a pilot killed during the Battle of Midway. Today, the bridge that connects Ft. Pierre and Pierre is named in his honor.

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A "Haunted" Oz in Aberdeen

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Do undead souls haunt the castle at the dead end of 2nd Avenue Northwest in Aberdeen?

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Aloha from Sioux Falls: Luthier Josh Rieck on the Art of Hand-Made Ukuleles and Other Stringed Things

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SDPB catches up with Sioux Falls luthier Josh Rieck as he prepares for a ukulele expo in the Aloha State.

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