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Living

Painting Hay Camp: Early Rapid City Through the Eyes of Pioneer Artist Grace French

Posted by Michael Zimny on

An interview with the Journey Museum's Donna Fisher.

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Sioux Falls Nights: Crafted With Pride

Last Updated by Michael Zimny on

For seventy years, Pride Neon has been lighting up the night on the Sioux Falls city streets.

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2017-18 SDHSAA Distinguished Service Award Recipients

Last Updated by Nate Wek on

The following individuals are the 2017-18 SDHSAA Distinguished Service Award recipients...

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Children & Education

8 Ways To Teach Climate Change In Almost Any Classroom

Posted by Laura Dimock on

In an NPR/Ipsos poll, 65% of teachers said they don't talk about climate change because it's not related to the subjects they teach. Here are some tips that you can use in any classroom.

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Fred W. Farrar: Black Hills Pioneer Photographer

Last Updated by Brian Gevik, Text by Mark Slocum - Director of the Minnilusa Historical Association and Pioneer Collection at the Journey Museum & Learning Center - Rapid City on

Part historian and part artist, Fred Farrar chronicled the Black Hills from the turn of the century through depression of the 1930s.

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Does It Matter Where You Go To College?

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Some Context For The Admissions Scandal

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PBS KIDS Celebrates Earth Month!!

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All-New Episodes, Games and Activities, Inspiring Families and Educators to Explore the Outdoors

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Savor Dakota

Savor Dakota Holiday Recipes: Savory Tartlets

Posted by Melissa Sievers on

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?

Posted by Nate Wek on

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

Five Stampede Players Get Selected In NHL Draft

Last Updated by Nate Wek on

Five players of the Sioux Falls Stampede heard their names called during the 2019 National Hockey League draft over the weekend - Ryan Johnson, Ethan Phillips, Max Crozier, Anthony Romano, and Andre Lee.

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Mike Daum Signs Summer League Deal With Portland

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South Dakota State University star Mike Daum, despite not being drafted in Thursday’s National Basketball Association draft, has signed on to play for the Portland Trailblazers in the NBA Summer League.

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2019 State Football Championships, Game Schedule Explained

Posted by Nate Wek on

It’s no longer a secret or simply speculation, Dana J Dykhouse Stadium in Brookings will host the 2019 South Dakota High School Football Championships this coming fall. The schedule for the event was released on Wednesday. There are some questions, and the SDHSAA has attempted to answer them.

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"In The Margins" With Lori Walsh

A Book, A Hammock and a Lifetime of Reading

Last Updated by Lori Walsh on

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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