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Living

Landmarks : The Selby Opera House

Posted by Michael Zimny on

The Selby Opera house has been a fixture at the heart of Selby, and Walworth County, for over a century. 

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Last Days in Vietnam : Free Screening in Rapid City

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SDPB invites you to a free screening of the Oscar-nominated documentary, premiering April 28 on SDPB TV. 

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Tavis Smiley Interviews Actor Isaiah Washington

Posted by Nate Wek on

The NAACP Image and SAG Award winning actor, producer, activist and author talks about his role in the new film "Blackbird."

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Children & Education

GFP Offers Free Archery Training to Educators

Last Updated by Laura Dimock on

South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) recently announced an upcoming training for the National Archery in the Schools Program (NASP).

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Dinosaur Train

Posted by Krystal Schoenbauer on

All aboard the Dinosaur Train! In this fun, interactive website, you will learn a whole bunch of different dino facts, play fun games, and watch some T-riffic dinosaur videos.

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Full Time Kid: Slushies

Last Updated by Krystal Schoenbauer on

Are you sick of popsicles and ice cream yet? Try this fun slushy recipe! It's super easy, and you don't even need a slushy maker to make them.

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Buddy & SDPB at Storybook Land

Last Updated by Krystal Schoenbauer on

Come see Buddy and his SDPB Marketing pals at the 12th Annual Storybook Land Festival! You won't want to miss this weekend of fun!

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Savor Dakota

Mushroom Tagliatelle Pasta by Chef MJ Adams

Posted by Melissa Sievers on

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

Last Updated by Katy Beem on

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

Posted by PBS Idea Lab on

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

2017 Class A State Boys Golf Tournament, Day One Results

Last Updated by Nate Wek on

The Class A Boys Golf Championships began on Monday in Dakota Dunes, SD. Here are the full team results and individual performance results after the first day of competition.

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2017 Class AA State Boys Golf Tournament, Day One Results

Last Updated by Nate Wek on

The Class AA Boys Golf Championships began on Monday in Pierre, SD. Here are the full team results and individual performance results after the first day of competition.

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The 20th Annual Mickelson Trail Trek - Part One

Last Updated by Brian Gevik, Larry Rohrer on

Notes, photos, and a few observation on a 109-mile bike ride through the Black Hills.

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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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