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Unearthing SDPB's Oscar Howe Archives

Posted by Heather Benson on

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

Posted by Michael Zimny on

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"?

Last Updated by Michael Zimny on

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

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Children & Education

After School Snack

Posted by Samantha Dlugosh on

Ditch the expensive store bought energy bars and instead make these easy no-bake protein energy bites. Not only do they taste awesome, you can feel good knowing exactly what they are made from–good wholesome ingredients.

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Bringing Back Stagecoach Memories

Last Updated by Text by Gary Enright - Director - 1881 Courthouse Museum - Custer, Brian Gevik on

One of the remaining buildings at a stagecoach stop near Custer, South Dakota, will be moved from the old trail to the 1881 Courthouse Museum.

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Coloring Books And Worksheets: What's The Value Of 'Staying In The Lines'?

Posted by Laura Dimock on

Get ready for those coloring worksheets coming home in your child's backpack. Many kids (and grown-ups) love coloring books. But what's the educational value of staying in the lines?

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Arthur Workout Time

Posted by Samantha Dlugosh on

Like kids everywhere, Arthur and his friends sometimes struggle with watching too much TV and not getting enough exercise. Here is an interactive activity to help you and your family to get and stay healthy!

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Savor Dakota

Caponata: A Sicilian Style Eggplant Dish by Chef MJ Adams

Last Updated by Melissa Sievers on

Caponata is a Sicilian style dish that showcases some of the best produce that summer can offer.

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Pan Fried Walleye, Tomato and Olive Relish with Lemon Thyme Potatoes and Asparagus

Last Updated by Melissa Sievers on

Michael Haskett prepares pan fried walleye with a tomato and olive relish, plus lemon thyme Potatoes and Asparagus. This recipe is featured in episode 102 of Savor Dakota.

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Meet the Makers of Savor Dakota

Last Updated by Katy Beem on

Chef MJ Adams and SDPB's Melissa Hamersma Sievers explore the culinary landscape of South Dakota.

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Science & Technology

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

State High School Football Players To Wear Special Decal On Helmets

Last Updated by Nate Wek on

Football teams who make it to the Dakota Dome in November for the state football championships will each wear a special decal on the backs of their helmets.

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2018 High School Football Playoff Brackets (Class 11B, 9AA, 9A, and 9B)

Last Updated by Nate Wek on

On Thursday, the high school football playoffs begin in Class 11B and all three 9-man classes. After the first round of the post-season teams will be re-seeded before quarterfinal action.

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2018 State Soccer Championships, Final Results

Last Updated by Nate Wek on

Sioux Park in Rapid City, SD played host to the 2018 State Soccer Championships on Saturday October 13th. Wind, snow, and cold weather made it memorable, but the action on the field is what players will remember for years to come.

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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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