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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

Disney's Cinderella Is Coming In March of 2015

Posted by Nate Wek on

A new Cinderella movie is being released by Disney this coming spring, and the first trailer for the movie is now available.

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Three Sioux Falls Schools - 1928

Posted by Brian Gevik on

Film shot in 1928 features buildings and students at Augustana College, Washington High School, and Columbus College on the grounds of what is now the Royal C. Johnson Veterans Hospital.

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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

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

Is This The Worst Play In NFL History?

Last Updated by Nate Wek on

During the Indianapolis Colts vs New England Patriots Sunday night football game this week, the Colts failed on a play that still feels surreal. It started off as a fake punt, but turned into one of the worst trick plays in the history of the league.

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Injured Player Got Chance To Play in State Soccer Championship

Last Updated by Nate Wek on

St. Thomas More senior Ciara Duffy was injured during the Class A Girls State Soccer game. With her team up 10-1 on the Tea Area Titans, the coach subbed her into the game for just a few seconds. What happens next is fantastic...

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DakotaCast Podcast with Nate Wek: Episode #2

Last Updated by Nate Wek on

On this week's edition of the DakotaCast podcast, Nate Wek talks boys state golf, girls state tennis, and the state soccer championships. Also, the Pheasant hunting opener is this weekend, the Sioux Falls Skyforce have a new head coach, and a special interview from Harding County about long road trips for high school football.

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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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