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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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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

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An interview with the Journey Museum's Donna Fisher.

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Children & Education

When The News Is Scary, What To Say To Kids

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Bad news tips

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'I Need A Degree In Order To Move Forward': Why Some Adults Choose College

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About 7.6 million adults 25 and over attended college in 2018. Among them are a mother of four, a Navy vet and a grandmother finishing what she started more than four decades ago.

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How Admissions Really Work: If The College Admissions Scandal Shocked You, Read This

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There are lots of legal ways that wealthy students get into America's top schools.

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Why The College Admissions Scandal Hurts Students With Disabilities

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"Stories like this are why we continue to see backlash to disability rights laws," one expert said.

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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

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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

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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

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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

LA Chargers Draft Trey Pipkins of the University of Sioux Falls

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With the 91st pick in the National Football League draft, the Los Angeles Chargers selected Trey Pipkins, offensive tackle from the University of Sioux Falls.

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33rd Annual High School Football All-Star Game Rosters

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Rosters for the 33rd annual South Dakota high school football all-star game have been announced as 90 players from around the Mt. Rushmore State are set to gear up for a warm weather clash on the gridiron.

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Instant Replay Review Proposal For State Basketball Passes First Reading

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The South Dakota High School Activities Association Board of Directors passed the first reading of a proposal on Monday to add verbiage to their rulebook, which would allow for instant replay review at state basketball tournaments.

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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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