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The South Dakota One-Act Play Festival Took Place In Sioux Falls Over The Weekend

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The 59th annual One-Act Play Festival was held at O’Gorman High School in Sioux Falls over the weekend. This one-of-a-kind theater event hosted 45 schools from around the state. 

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For Harper Lee fans, great excitement for the book that came before ‘Mockingbird’

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After publishing her classic novel "To Kill a Mockingbird" in 1960, Pulitzer Prize-winner Harper Lee has never published another one. Now, more than a half-century later, a book she wrote in the 1950s will see the light of day. Jeffrey Brown talks to filmmaker Mary Murphy and novelist Wally Lamb about the reclusive author and their reaction to the news.

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South Dakota Native January Jones Shares Photo Prior to SAG Awards

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South Dakota native and Hollywood actress January Jones, from the AMC television series Mad Men, got the public talking over the weekend. She posted a photo of herself from a Miss Teen South Dakota Pageant in the 1980’s.

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Children & Education

DIY Leaf Card

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If you're heading out to the pumpkin patch anytime soon, or taking a walk outside, stop and collect some leaves for your next fun fall project!

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Lakota Berenstain Bears

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Do you want to learn Lakota? Here is a whole Berenstain Bears episode in Lakota.

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South Dakota Game Fish & Parks Children in Nature

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September Activities

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Curious George: Apple Picking

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Fall is here and George loves to go apple picking! He needs your help counting his apples. This is a great activity for children who are learning how to count!

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Savor Dakota

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

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

Pierre Squeaks Out Victory Over Harrisburg, Govs Win State Championship

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Pierre defeats Harrisburg 24-21 on Friday night to capture the Class 11AA state football championship. Strong second half defense helped pave the way for the Governors to capture the title.

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Sioux Falls Christian Captures First Football Championship In Program History

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Sioux Falls Christian defeated Bridgewater-Emery/Ethan 27-12 for the Class 11B Championship on Friday afternoon in Vermillion. This is the first ever state football title for the Sioux Falls Christian program.

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2017 9-Man Football Championship Game Recaps

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All three classes of 9-man high school football held championship games on Thursday at the Dakota Dome in Vermillion. Here are full game recaps from all of the action.

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"In The Margins" With Lori Walsh

A Book, A Hammock and a Lifetime of Reading

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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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