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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

Unlocking Dyslexia: An NPR Series

Posted by Laura Dimock on

NPR's Gabrielle Emanuel takes an in-depth look at Dyslexia, the most common learning disability in the United States that touches the lives of millions of people, as part of an All Things Considered series.

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Is Santa Real? A Scientific Analysis

Posted by Laura Dimock on

Examining some of the most difficult questions surrounding Christmas- like how Santa can deliver all of those presents in one night and why Christmas lights always end up tangled!

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Full-Time Kid: How to Make Shadow Puppets

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Cool Shadow Puppets!

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Sid's Holiday Adventure | Sid the Science Kid

Posted by Laura Dimock on

Jack Frost nipping at your nose? Learn about winter weather with Sid the Science Kid!

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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

Four Classes Of High School Basketball In South Dakota? It's Possible...

Last Updated by Nate Wek on

The South Dakota High School Basketball Advisory committee met this week to discuss the possibility of adding a fourth class of high school basketball in the state.

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A Few Basic Rules of Six-Man Football

Last Updated by Nate Wek on

South Dakota could very well experience the addition of six-man football, starting in the year 2019. Here are a few basic rules you need to know about six-man football.

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Sioux Falls O'Gorman Coach Ryan Beier is a National High School Soccer Coach of the Year Finalist

Last Updated by Nate Wek on

Sioux Falls O’Gorman Girls Soccer Coach Ryan Beier is a finalist for national high school soccer coach of the year. The National High School Athletic Coaches Association announced Wednesday that Coach Beier is one of eight finalists for the award.

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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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