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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

Ten 'Must See' South Dakota Paintings

Last Updated by Laura Dimock on

South Dakota artist Harvey Dunn believed that paintings should make people think. Here are 10 that every South Dakotan should see.

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Your Kids NEED to Know: Texting and Driving DO NOT Mix

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During this activity your kids will learn that texting and driving never mix. They will be amazed how far a moving vehicle travels in a few seconds when you are distracted which could result in injury or death.

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Raising Kids Who Thrive

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Discover the Social and Emotional Skills Your Child Will Develop This Year

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SDPB's Education Week: September 12-17, 2016

Last Updated by Katy Beem on

A special week of primetime programs highlighting gripping reports from today's classrooms.

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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

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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

2017 Girls State Basketball (Class A and Class B) Results

Last Updated by Nate Wek on

St. Thomas More and Sully Buttes have won girls state basketball championships for 2017. Here are all of the result pictures from the event.

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2017 Girls State Basketball Friday Night Results

Last Updated by Nate Wek on

The semi-final and consolation semi-finals are in the books. St. Thomas More and Lennox will play for the Class A title on Saturday, while Sanborn Central/Woonsocket and Sully Buttes will play for the Class B championship.

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Girls State Basketball Tournament Brackets

Last Updated by Nate Wek on

The girls state basketball championships begin Thursday March 9 in South Dakota with Class A in Brookings and Class B in Huron.

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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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