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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

DIY Animal-Themed Valentine's Day Crafts

Posted by Samantha Dlugosh on

We think you’ll love these animal-themed Valentine’s Day crafts “beary” much! Make these easy and inexpensive projects at home and hand them out to friends and family.

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Rapid City's Longtime Businesses

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

An exhibit at the Journey Museum and Learning Center showcases 10 of over 100 businesses that have been operating in Rapid City for 50 years or more.

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PBS Honors the Legacy of Black History Month

Posted by Laura Dimock on

PBS today announced special programming to commemorate Black History Month, as part of its commitment to celebrating the diversity of America year-round.

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DIY Snow Paint

Posted by Samantha Dlugosh on

Create a fun craft and sensory activity for kids with this two-ingredient snow paint!

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Savor Dakota

Student Growth in Wagner

Last Updated by Melissa Sievers on

Students in Wagner have unique access to aquaponic tables and a geodome greenhouse, both of which allow the cultivation of produce all year.

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Helping Neighbors in Need: Beneficial Bales

Last Updated by Melissa Sievers on

South Dakota farmers rally to help cattle producers in need, sending hay to help supply the feed lost in the recent wild fires across parts of Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas and Colorado.

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At Dakota Brick House, Chef Jim Waters and Team Aren't Holding Anything Back

Last Updated by Michael Zimny on

The Café Brulé team are reinvigorating Vermillion's Main Street with a new gastropub in historic digs.

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Science & Technology

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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Here's What Happens When Pandas Have Twins

Posted by Nate Wek on

WATCH: When pandas have twin cubs the mother will chose just one to look after; the other will be abandoned. At the Wolong Giant Panda Base in southwest China, vets use human neo-natal techniques to keep these rejected cubs alive.

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"The Brain Scoop" Star Returns to the Black Hills for Neutrino Day

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Science sensation and Rapid City native Emily Graslie returns to her native South Dakota for Neutrino Day.

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Sports & Recreation

State Senate Committee Passes Sports Betting Resolution

Last Updated by Nate Wek on

On Wednesday, the Senate State Affairs committee passed Senate Joint Resolution 2, a call for the people of South Dakota to vote on a the legalization of sports betting in the Mt. Rushmore state.

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South Dakota Media Preps High School Basketball Poll (January 28-February 2)

Last Updated by Nate Wek on

The South Dakota media preps high school basketball poll for the week of January 28 - February 2. Teams are listed by overall record, total votes, and previous ranking. First place votes are represented by a parenthesis.

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SD Senate Bill Would Void SD High School Sports Transgender Policy

Last Updated by Nate Wek on

Senate Bill 49…what is it? What does it mean? Why is it necessary? Is this discrimination? These are questions South Dakotans are asking themselves. On Thursday, the Senate Education committee in Pierre will take up SB 49. This bill voids the South Dakota High School Activities Association’s procedure/policy, as it pertains to transgender student athletes.

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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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