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Candidates vying for South Dakota’s lone seat in the US House of Representatives say they’ll keep their state roots
 
Those comments came during the SDPB TV House forum Thursday night.
 
During a sometimes tense forum between all four candidates for US House, Republican candidate Dusty Johnson and Democratic candidate Tim Bjorkman hardly agreed on anything.

After trading jabs early on, both candidates agreed they would do what’s right for the state, and not just political allegiance

The 20th Annual Animation Show Of Shows

Oct 18, 2018
Animation Show Of Shows

In The Moment ... October 18. 2018 Show 444 Hour 2

The Animation Show of Shows is an annual compilation of the year's best animated shorts shown around the world at animation festivals curated to inspire others.

A local event has been arranged by Ryan English, assistant professor of digital arts and design at Dakota State University. It's tonight at 7:00 in the Beacom Institute of Technology at DSU. 

English has spent more than 11 years in the visual effects and animation industry.  He joined In the Moment with a preview of the event.

Modern Gold Exploration In The Black Hills

Oct 18, 2018
CCN

In The Moment ... October 18. 2018 Show 444 Hour 2

The South Dakota Department of Environment and Natural Resources is granting a third temporary water use permit for gold exploration in the Black Hills.

It allows a Canadian company to pull water from Rapid Creek, west of Rapid City until the end of the year.

Even though it's an early stage in the process, the mining exploration in the Black Hills shows potential.

 

The Prairie Doc - Medication Overuse

Oct 18, 2018
SDPB

In The Moment ... October 18. 2018 Show 444 Hour 2

Dr. Richard Holm is The Prairie Doc.

Today, he joined us from the Jeanine Baysinger studio at South Dakota State University to discuss the overprescription of medication, leading to possible substance dependence. 

Adria Botella

In The Moment ... October 18. 2018 Show 444 Hour 2

Longterm care facilities continue to face challenges throughout the country. As operators struggle to make ends meet, several South Dakota communities have faced the risk of losing their local nursing homes.

In small-town Selby, neighbors are banding together to ensure their nursing home stays open for many years to come.

SDPB's Jackie Hendry visited Selby for a community meeting last night, and joined In The moment today from the Tom and Danielle Aman Foundation Studio at Northern State University.

Kevin Woster: Race For The U.S. House

Oct 18, 2018
SDPB

In The Moment ... October 18. 2018 Show 444 Hour 1

South Dakotans head to the polls on November 6, but many are casting votes early.

Not SDPB's Kevin Woster. He writes the blog On the Other Hand.

He joined In The Moment  today for a look at the race for U.S. House.

Woman Uses Art To Overcome Domestic Violence

Oct 18, 2018
Chynna Lockett

  Art can be a healing force. In Rapid City, one artist has pulled memories from the most painful part of her life and says it will help illuminate the road ahead.

A blacklight illuminates cardboard paper dolls, along with houses and trees painted in florescent colors. Large cardboard objects rotate from the ceiling casting tall shadows on the walls. These pieces of art are lighting  the way for 40 year old Cherrie Asucion.

Meet The Candidates - Naveen Malik

Oct 18, 2018

In The Moment ... October 18. 2018 Show 444 Hour 1

South Dakota Public Broadcasting introduces you to the candidates of the 2018 election.

We have invited each candidate to join us for live interviews on In The Moment between now and November.

Today we welcome Naveen Malik. She is a Democrat out of District 31 and is running for State Representative.

 

Meet The Candidates - Liz Merrigan

Oct 18, 2018
South Dakota Democratic Party

In The Moment ... October 18. 2018 Show 444 Hour 1

South Dakota Public Broadcasting introduces you to the candidates of the 2018 election.

We have invited each candidate to join us for live interviews on In The Moment between now and November.

Today we welcome Liz Merrigan. She is a Democrat out of District 16 and is running for State Representative.

 

 

Adria Botella

In The Moment ... October 18. 2018 Show 444 Hour 1

Siri Undlin a.k.a. Humbird joins Jami Lynn, Eliza Blue and Luke Callen for Song Circle this Saturday night at Harriet and Oak in Rapid City.

Undlin released two EPs in the summer of 2017.  "Elsewhere" and "Where Else" were recorded in an old Minneapolis church from the 1800s.  Undlin's Norwegian-American heritage glows throughout the companion discs.

She  joined In The Moment to tell us more about Song Circle and her own music.

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