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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

The Drake Polishing Works, Sioux Falls

Last Updated by Brian Gevik, Text provided by Siouxland Heritage Museums on

A plant operating between 1884 and 1906 produced much of the stone used in Sioux Falls buildings of the period.

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Coffee Filter Earth Day Craft

Last Updated by Nate Wek on

This lickety-split Earth Day art project is a quick, fun project for all ages. It’s very easy and chances are you have these items on hand.

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Join SDPB at Outdoor University Central in Pierre!

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The annual day of outdoor family fun comes to Pierre this year on Saturday, June 11.

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He Was Known as "Captain Jack"

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

Probably the most famous western character you never heard of.

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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

2016 9B Championship: Colome Dethrones Langford Area

Last Updated by Nate Wek on

The Colome Cowboys defeated the Langford Area Lions 42-23 in the 9B state football championship on Thursday evening from the Dakota Dome in Vermillion, SD.

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2016 9A Championship: Colman-Egan Wins Barn Burner Over Warner

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The Hawks of Colman-Egan defeated the Monarchs of Warner 32-28 in the 9A state championship game on Thursday afternoon from the Dakota Dome in Vermillion, SD.

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2016 9AA Championship: Gregory Captures State Title Over Webster Area

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Gregory defeated Webster Area 48-20 to win the 2016 9AA state football championship. For the Gorillas, this is their second state football championship in the past three years.

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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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