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A Downton Abbey Season Five Reading List

Posted by Michael Zimny on

“What's on the Bookshelves at Downton Abbey?” The New York Public Library offered some potential answers. We threw in a few of our own.

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The Creation of Santa Claus

Posted by Nate Wek on

Do you know where the real story of Santa Claus came from, and how it became what it is today?

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Jami Lynn To Perform At SDPB

Posted by Nate Wek on

South Dakota native and folk, jazz, and blues songwriter Jami Lynn will be in Vermillion, SD on Tuesday Dec. 9 to give a concert performance for the series No Cover No Minimum. The show will begin at 8 pm CT at the Al Neuharth Media Center.

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Children & Education

South Dakota Game Fish & Parks Children in Nature

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September Activities

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Curious George: Apple Picking

Posted by Krystal Schoenbauer on

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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DIY Addition Game

Posted by Krystal Schoenbauer on

Here is a great way to make math fun! As an added bonus, it's super easy to make. Start doing math!

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Duct Tape Alphabet Magnets

Posted by Krystal Schoenbauer on

Take learning to the fridge! Create you own alphabet magnets with some duct tape and cardboard.

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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

2017 9-Man Football Championship Game Recaps

Last Updated by Nate Wek on

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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Britton-Hecla Erases Early Deficit To Win Thriller Over Corsica-Stickney

Last Updated by Nate Wek on

Britton-Hecla defeated Corsica-Stickney 44-36 in overtime for the Class 9A Championship game.

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Gregory Makes It Three Championships In Four Years With Win Over Irene-Wakonda

Last Updated by Nate Wek on

Gregory defeated Irene-Wakonda 56-30 on Thursday afternoon for the Class 9AA Championship. This is the back-to-back state titles for Gregory, and their third in four years.

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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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