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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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2019 High School Visual Arts Competition, Results

Last Updated by Nate Wek on

The 2019 South Dakota high school Visual Arts competition took place in Rapid City over the weekend at the convention center of the Rushmore Plaza Civic Center. Check out the full results from the event.

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Quillwork - A Uniquely Native American Art

Last Updated by Brian Gevik, Text by Conor McMahon - Chief Curator - U.S. Dept. of the Interior - Indian Arts and Crafts Board on

Contemporary artists continue an ancient Native American tradition but also bring innovation and new designs.

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Children & Education

Cat in the Hat Door Hanger

Last Updated by Steven Rokusek on

Are you out on an adventure?

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Practice Math While Making Peg’s Perfect Pizza

Posted by Steven Rokusek on

Baking with your child is a great way to introduce math concepts like counting, measuring and telling time. (From PBS Parents)

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Letter Lunch Menu

Last Updated by Steven Rokusek on

Learn about letters and prepare a scrumptious meal today!

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South Dakota Public Schools Add 'In God We Trust' Signs To Walls

Posted by Laura Dimock on

When students return to class next month in South Dakota, they'll be greeted by the national motto prominently displayed on school walls.

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Savor Dakota

Asparagus Season

Posted by Melissa Sievers on

Spring brings a greener landscape and an opportunity to add fresh greens to your dinner. Asparagus hunting is a popular pastime among South Dakotans.

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Keeping Bees

Posted by Melissa Sievers on

There are many reasons to keep bees... to help maintain and support the species and perhaps use some of their honey. Marla Bull Bear discusses both.

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Savor Dakota: Flax Seed Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe

Last Updated by Melissa Sievers on

Wanda Bethke of Purity Seeds shares her recipe for chocolate chip cookies, including flax seed.

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Science & Technology

Electronic Entertainment Expo 2017 Preview

Posted by Mark Diischer on

Within a few days, the Electronic Entertainment Expo will kick off in Los Angeles, California, and all of the tech world will be shifting their gaze to the L.A. Convention Center for the largest trade show in the industry. The 2017 “E3” Conference is shaping up to be one of the most influential and ground-breaking conferences in it’s brief history.

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Life, Liberty, and CyberEthics

Last Updated by Kent Osborne on

Joseph Bottum leads the new CLASSICS Institute at Dakota State University in Madison.

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The DSU Pumpkin Project - Part One

Last Updated by Brian Gevik on

The contents of an old jar might lead to a cure for cancer and better understanding of humanity's impact on climate change. Or not.

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Sports & Recreation

Sioux Falls Storm Has New Ownership

Posted by Nate Wek on

The Sioux Falls Storm franchise has been sold to a new ownership group. Todd Tryon has spent the last ten-years with the organization as its owner. He made a decision after last season’s championship victory in Arizona to step away and put the team up for sale.

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Poor Field Conditions To Alter Dell Rapids St. Mary Homecoming

Posted by Nate Wek on

The community of Dell Rapids is celebrating its homecoming this week for both of its high schools – Dell Rapids High School and Dell Rapids St. Mary. Instead of playing in Dell Rapids this week, the St. Mary Cardinals football team has moved its homecoming game to McEneaney Field at Bishop O’Gorman High School in Sioux Falls.

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South Dakota High School Football Media Poll, September 30, 2019

Posted by Nate Wek on

In all of South Dakota high school football, fifteen teams still have an undefeated record. Eight of the teams are in the 9-man ranks, while the other seven reside in the 11-man classes.

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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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