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Living

What I learned from McDonald's "Pollock to Pollock" ads.

Last Updated by Michael Zimny on

Reflections on a Lenten Filet-O-Fish ad partially shot in Pollock, South Dakota.

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The Hosmer Phone Booth

Last Updated by Michael Zimny on

A local telephone man preserved a piece of communications history for Hosmer.

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Can South Dakota Crowd-Solve an Art Mystery?

Last Updated by Michael Zimny on

A pitch for audience participation in answering the question: Who is Fred Hill?

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Children & Education

Heritage of Arms

Last Updated by Brian Gevik on

A look at guns in the history and culture of South Dakota

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Full Time Kid: Wind Chime

Posted by Krystal Schoenbauer on

Gather up some string, a plastic lid, and a collection of objects from the house or outdoors, and transform these objects into a beautiful wind chime!

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Free Community College

Posted by Laura Dimock on

The First State To Offer Free Community College To Nearly Every Adult

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Handmade Bird Feeder

Posted by Laura Dimock on

Kids can craft a handmade bird feeder by recycling a milk carton and using a few other household supplies. Hang your feeder then wait and watch to see if you spot any birds. This activity is a great way to encourage bird watching plus a summer boredom buster rolled into one! What kind of birds will feed from the bird feeder?

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Savor Dakota

Savor Dakota Holiday Recipes: Potato Sausage

Posted by Melissa Sievers on

Potato Sausage is a time honored recipe that generations have made in the Kennedy family of Beresford. Katie Kennedy Westra shares a tradition that she enjoys, passed down from her grandmother.

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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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Science & Technology

Senator Thune Discusses Advancements In Technology At South Dakota Tech Conference

Last Updated by Nate Wek on

One of the priority topics during his speech was technology in rural South Dakota. He discussed the importance of technology advancements in all parts of the state, not just urban areas.

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Sowing Seeds of Discovery: NASA's Quest to Reach Mars by 2030

Last Updated by Katy Beem on

Jason Crusan wants you to know today's NASA is not your grandparents' space program.

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IMAGES OF THE PAST Trails, Rails & Roads of the Black Hills

Last Updated by Katy Beem on

The history of blazing byways and bridges through tricky topography.

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Sports & Recreation

Minnesota Timberwolves Make A "Big Splash" At 2017 NBA Draft

Last Updated by Nate Wek on

It has been 13-seasons since the Minnesota Timberwolves have made the NBA playoffs – the longest active streak currently in the league. The post-season drought may finally come to an end this year...

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16 Dakota Alliance Soccer Club Members Commit to College Play

Last Updated by Rebekah Tuchscherer on

Sixteen of South Dakota’s own soccer players competing in the US Youth Soccer Region II Midwest Championships have signed on to compete at the collegiate level this coming fall.

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South Dakotans Are Signing Up To Volunteer For Super Bowl LII In Minneapolis

Last Updated by Nate Wek on

Next February, US Bank Stadium, home of the Minnesota Vikings in Minneapolis, Minnesota, will host Super Bowl LII. The Minnesota Super Bowl host committee is looking for volunteers, and South Dakotans have been signing up.

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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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