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Living

The Black War Bonnet - Artist Herman Red Elk

Last Updated by Brian Gevik, Text by Conor McMahon - Chief Curator - U.S. Dept. of the Interior - Indian Arts and Crafts Board on

A 20th-century artwork exemplifies traditional Lakota symbols and their meaning.

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"Ka-Chunk" Dispenses Encapsulated Whimsy from Vending Machines

Posted by Michael Zimny on

Ipso Gallery presents an interactive art vending experience.

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2017 State Cheer and Dance Championship Results

Last Updated by Nate Wek on

The South Dakota state cheer and dance competition took place at Rapid City Stevens on October 20-21. Here are the full results from the event.

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Children & Education

Taxidermy, Natural History Education, and Bennie the Bison

Posted by Brian Gevik, Text by Corey Christianson - Exhibits and Curations Coordinator - Journey Museum and Learning Center - Rapid City on

The Journey Museum and Learning Center is home to a historically significant taxidermy collection.

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Big Bird Basketball

Posted by Samantha Dlugosh on

Score some points with Big Bird while counting and matching numbers. Help our Sesame Street friend step up his game.

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Martha Bullock

Last Updated by Brian Gevik, Text by Rachel Lovelace-Portal - Curator of Collections - Deadwood History Inc. on

The wife of Seth Bullock brought a degree of sophistication and a sense of civic pride to early Deadwood.

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How Do You Teach Kids To Be Honest?

Posted by Laura Dimock on

At St. Claret's School in India, snack time is time for an ethical decision. Students could toss a few coins in the box — or just take the food and walk away.

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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

Six Tips For Taking Phone Pictures of Fireworks

Last Updated by Nate Wek on

The 4th of July is just a few days away, and many people will spend the holiday shooting off fireworks to celebrate America’s independence. In today’s world, it’s common for people to take photos of anything and everything. This includes taking photos of fireworks on the 4th of July.

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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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Sports & Recreation

Championship Tickets Are Punched, Friday Results and Saturday Schedule

Last Updated by Nate Wek on

Great games all around on Friday night in South Dakota with ten teams punching their ticket to state championship games. Here are the full results from Friday and schedule for Saturday.

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Three No. 1 Seeds Drop On Day One, Results and Friday Schedule

Last Updated by Nate Wek on

The second week of the 2019 State Basketball Championships kicked off from Aberdeen, Sioux Falls, and Rapid City on Thursday with five tournaments seeing action.

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Dawn Seiler Announces Her Retirement

Posted by Nate Wek on

Aberdeen Central head coach Dawn Seiler has officially announced her retirement. Seiler finishes her storied career with 600 career wins, the most by any girls’ high school basketball coach in South Dakota history.

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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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