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Arts & Culture

Oral Interp Comes To Huron This Weekend

Posted by Nate Wek on

The 105th annual Oral Interpretation festival will take place this weekend in Huron, SD. The event begins on Friday Oct. 5 and will finish up on the evening of Oct. 6. 

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Top-20 Christmas Movies

Posted by Nate Wek on

Here's a list of the top-20 holiday Christmas movies to watch this season, according to the American Movie Channel.

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2014 All-State Chorus and Orchestra Oct. 31 - Nov. 1

Posted by Brian Gevik on

The 62nd annual South Dakota All-State Chorus and Orchestra event features the state's best high school musicians. See the Grand Concert live on SDPB TV or online at SDPB.org

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Children & Education

Nature Cat Debuts on SDPB in November

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Fred the house cat comes to SDPB to help your kid become a backyard explorer extraordinaire.

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Pouring Gold at Homestake Mine - 1938 -2002

Last Updated by Brian Gevik on

Film and video show the gold recovery process at Homestake over the years.

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Custer's Historic Stage Coach

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

A relic of early Black Hills transportation is still on display at a Custer museum.

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Science Steve Attending Birthday Celebration for Children's Museum of South Dakota

Last Updated by Nate Wek on

SDPB's Science Guy Steven Rokusek will use humor and fascinating demonstrations to bring dry theorems and scientific laws to life. The demonstrations are entertaining for kids and adults. Approximately 15 demonstrations will be shown during the event, including physics, chemistry and anatomy demonstrations.

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Midday Margins

Midday Margins Blog: The Reading Life of SD Chief Justice David Gilbertson

The first time I interviewed South Dakota Chief Justice David Gilbertson, we were in Pierre, and I was still getting...

Midday Margins Blog: On Oil Leaks, Authenticity, And Occasionally Asking the Wrong Questions

Three words are posted above my desk at South Dakota Public Broadcasting. These are the core principals the Dakota...

Midday Margins Blog: The Reading Life Of Senator Tom Daschle

The way people read fascinates me. Most people don't think about it much, but there are as many different reading...

Savor Dakota

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

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

South Dakota High School Basketball Polls: Feb. 9, 2016

Last Updated by Nate Wek on

Here are the high school boys and girls basketball polls for the week of February 9, 2016. The content of these polls are courtesy of the South Dakota Sportswriters Association.

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South Dakota High School Basketball Polls: Feb. 2, 2016

Last Updated by Nate Wek on

The new boys and girls basketball polls for the week of February 2, 2016. All content is courtesy of the South Dakota Sportswriters Association.

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South Dakota High School Basketball Polls: Jan. 26, 2016

Last Updated by Nate Wek on

The new polls for girls and boys high school basketball have been released. All content contained is courtesy of the South Dakota Sportswriters Association.

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