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Points of Pride: Star Quilts

Posted by Heather Benson on

Quilts mean different things to different cultures and the Lone Star quilt is a treasured tradition of the Native American people.

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Painting Hay Camp: Early Rapid City Through the Eyes of Pioneer Artist Grace French

Posted by Michael Zimny on

An interview with the Journey Museum's Donna Fisher.

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Sioux Falls Nights: Crafted With Pride

Last Updated by Michael Zimny on

For seventy years, Pride Neon has been lighting up the night on the Sioux Falls city streets.

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Children & Education

School District Apologizes For Teacher Who Allegedly Cut Native American Child's Hair

Last Updated by Laura Dimock on

Students say she cut part of one Native American classmate's braids and called another by a racial slur. It happened on Halloween and the teacher was in costume as a 19th century voodoo queen.

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Presidential Visits to South Dakota

Last Updated by Text by Gary Enright - Director - 1881 Courthouse Museum - Custer, Brian Gevik on

The late President George H.W. Bush came to South Dakota four times. Fifteen other U.S. Presidents also visited the Rushmore State at least once.

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Thumbprint Holiday Lights

Last Updated by Samantha Dlugosh on

Make your own Christmas lights with just a little paint!

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Magic Holiday Card for Kids

Posted by Samantha Dlugosh on

We love magic tricks, and this Magic Holiday Card for Kids is guaranteed to fool your friends and family this holiday!

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Savor Dakota

Herb Butters

Last Updated by Chef MJ Adams on

Herb butters are a great way to preserve the flavors of summer in your fall and winter cooking, along with adding a special touch to your meals.

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Kitchens of the the Great Midwest

Last Updated by Melissa Sievers on

SDPB, with Savor Dakota Host MJ Adams, visited with J. Ryan Stradal, author of Kitchens of the Great Midwest. Adams also visited with Lindy and Matt Geraets of B & G Produce about the book and their experience as food producers.

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Season of Beauty

Last Updated by Melissa Sievers on

Flax blooms are fleeting and are a spectacle to behold. The plants typically blooms around the end of June and the beginning of July. Waves of small blue blossoms stand out amid fields of beans, corn and grass.

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Science & Technology

Giving an Underwater Ultrasound to a Manta Ray

Last Updated by Nate Wek on

At the Charaumi Aquarium in Okinawa vet and inventor Dr. Keiichi Ueda performs an underwater ultrasound on a manta ray to find out if she’s pregnant. It’s not an easy task as manta rays have to keep swimming to breathe.

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Hand Transplant, DNA, and a Backwards Heart

Posted by Brian Gevik on

Repost from "The Moth Radio Hour"

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Dakota Midday: Techradio hears about planned SQL Saturday event

Last Updated by Kent Osborne on

(605)SQL user group leader Josua Warne talks to Dakota Midday:Techradio's panel about SQL Saturday planned for Sioux Falls July 18th.

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Sports & Recreation

Michael Schmitz Steps Down as Huron Football Coach

Last Updated by Nate Wek on

The Huron School District reported on Thursday that head football coach Michael Schmitz has resigned from his position.

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Thirteen South Dakota Teams To Compete in Girls High School Basketball Event

Last Updated by Nate Wek on

A strong lineup of South Dakota teams has been announced for the Edith Sanford Breast Center Girls Pentagon Classic event. This high school girls’ basketball extravaganza takes place a week and a half before Christmas in Sioux Falls.

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Brandon Valley Tops Washington, Wins First Title Since 1998

Last Updated by Nate Wek on

Brandon Valley defeated Sioux Falls Washington 28-22 on Saturday night to win the Class 11AAA state football championship.

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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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