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Living

The 2015 Sioux Falls JazzFest Lineup

Posted by Nate Wek on

The lineup for the 2015 Sioux Falls JazzFest event has been announced with Grace Potter, Boz Scaggs, and Marcia Ball headlining the event.

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Landscapes : Grand River National Grassland

Posted by Michael Zimny on

The pristine prairie and river bluffs of the Grand River National Grassland can be all yours to explore. 

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Landmarks : The Pickler Mansion in Faulkton

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The Pickler Mansion aka the "Pink Castle" — historic home of Major John A. and Alice Pickler — has been a Faulk County landmark for well over 130 years.

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Children & Education

Fizzy's Lunch Lab: Exercise Song

Last Updated by Krystal Schoenbauer on

Run, jump, skip, hop! It doesn't matter what you do, as long as you're moving. Freezer Burn, from Fizzy's Lunch Lab, has the perfect song that you can groove too. After some dancing, you can enjoy some of Fizzy's favorite snacks!

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Full Time Kid: Sign Language Alphabet

Posted by Krystal Schoenbauer on

Sign language is a great skill to learn, and we're here to teach you all the basics. Signing the alphabet is really simple, but with practice, it'll let you sign anything!

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Wilson and Ditch

Posted by Krystal Schoenbauer on

Come travel the country with Wilson and Ditch, you may even get the chance to see Rapid City and Mnt. Rushmore. You can also play some fun games, look at some comics, and create your own radio playlist!

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Wit, Not Witchcraft: Screening Shakespeare in Brandon Valley

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Teacher & coach Matt Christensen delivers the Bard to the emoji generation.

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Savor Dakota

Mushroom Tagliatelle Pasta by Chef MJ Adams

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Mushroom Tagliatelle Pasta is the first featured recipe as highlighted in Savor Dakota Episode 1: Spring. Chef MJ Adams contributes the recipe for our archive.

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SAVOR DAKOTA at the South Dakota Peach Festival

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Visit SDPB's booth at the South Dakota Peach Festival June 25 & 26

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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

2017 Class AA Boys State Golf Final Results

Last Updated by Nate Wek on

​Sioux Falls O'Gorman wins the Class AA boys state golf championship, edging out a one stroke victory over Rapid City Stevens. Click here to see full team/individual results from the event.

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How Is The High School Activities Association Accommodating A Large Number Of Golfers At the Class AA Tournament?

Last Updated by Nate Wek on

The class AA boys golf tournament in Pierre, SD is experiencing a different process for its golfers this year. Instead of sixteen teams in Class AA for 2017, there are now eighteen, which means – more golfers.

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South Dakota High School Football Media Poll (October 2-7)

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The South Dakota high school football media preps poll for the week of October 2-7. Click here to see where everyone is ranked with the regular season nearing its end.

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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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