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Living

Lemmon Shows it has the Stones

Last Updated by Michael Zimny on

At the First Annual Lemmon Ranch Rodeo, Testicle Festival and Dance

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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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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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Children & Education

How Do You Teach Kids To Be Honest?

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At St. Claret's School in India, snack time is time for an ethical decision. Students could toss a few coins in the box — or just take the food and walk away.

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Share a Recipe with a Friend!

Posted by Samantha Dlugosh on

What foods does your family eat when they get together to celebrate? Write down your favorite recipes here and share them with your friends and family. If you like a new food someone else made, ask for the recipe!

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How To Make Sure Your Math Anxiety Doesn't Make Your Kids Hate Math

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A new study shows that creating an environment in which math is part of everyday life, can help kids do better in the subject.

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South Dakota: A River Runs Through It

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A brief history of the Missouri River and it's importance to South Dakota's identity.

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Savor Dakota

Savor Dakota Holiday Recipes: Savory Tartlets

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Chef MJ Adams offers an alternative to sweet treats on your appetizer table with a savory tartlet.

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Savor Dakota Holiday Recipes: Stuffin Muffin

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Sabrina Swee is a student at Beresford High School and accomplished in the kitchen. Sabrina shares a new take on stuffing and mashed potatoes.

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Savor Dakota Holiday Recipes: Sweet Potato Pie

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Sam Heikes of Heikes Family Farm uses the winter months to take a breath after the prior growing season. Its a time to be with family and cook!! The Heikes crew enjoys creating items with the produce that they grow and exchanging ideas with their customers. Sam kindly shared a favorite recipe for sweet potato pie, a holiday favorite.

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Science & Technology

Mobile Engagement in the Era of App Overload

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These days, there seems to be an app for everything. Voice-enabled pizza ordering? Check. An app that says “Yo?” Check. As of today, Apple’s App Store and the Google Play store are home to over 1.4 million apps, each!

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Is It Irrational to Believe in Aliens?

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For many years, people have discussed the possibility of extraterrestrial life in the universe. Scientists such as Stephen Hawking have stated the probability of life existing on another planet, other than earth, is favorable... especially when considering the size of the universe.

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How much would you sacrifice to be the first person on Mars?

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Michael McDonnell has climbed Mount Kilimanjaro. He has a physics degree. He’s worked in hazardous environments. He hopes these qualifications will convince a selection committee that he’s the perfect candidate for the first human voyage to Mars.

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Sports & Recreation

Mike Daum Finishes College Career As ‘One of the Best’ Ever

Last Updated by Nate Wek on

On Tuesday evening, the South Dakota State University men’s basketball season came to and end with a defeat to Texas in the opening round of the National Invitational Tournament.

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Both SDSU and USD Receive Bids to the NCAA Women's Basketball Tournament

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For the first time in Summit League history, two teams from the conference are going dancing in women’s basketball. As expected for most of the year, both South Dakota State University and the University of South Dakota are bound for the NCAA Women’s Basketball tournament.

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Five New Champions Crowned In High School Hoops, Full Results

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Week two of the State Basketball Championships concluded on Saturday night from three locations throughout the state. Here are the full results of all of the games...

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"In The Margins" With Lori Walsh

A Book, A Hammock and a Lifetime of Reading

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It's time to pack your beach bag with books and get ready for a holiday weekend. As the summer reading season heats up, we catch up with Peggy Stout. She's the owner of Prairie Pages Bookseller in Pierre.

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