Selby Community Forms Non-Profit to Save Nursing Home

Oct 11, 2018
Walworth County Care Center Facebook Page

The nursing home in Selby has served the small community for more than 50 years. When its operators announced plans to pull out of the facility, concerned community members sprang into action to keep the home running. 

The Good Samaritan Society announced plans to end its operation of the facility in Selby in late September, but it gave the community some options. The home could close, the community could temporarily fund the society for one year, or the community could form its own organization to run the home.

Kevin Woster: Careful With That Wi-Fi!

Oct 11, 2018

In The Moment ... October 11. 2018 Show 440 Hour 1

Do you enjoy a little free wi-fi while enjoying that cup of coffee at your favorite local fast food, donut shop or breakfast nook?  Do you think about the risks? 

One person discussing those risks is Senator Mike Rounds. 

Kevin Woster, who writes the On the Other Hand blog addresses cyber security on his latest post.

A New Cemetery For South Dakota Veterans

Oct 11, 2018
Chynna Lockett

In The Moment ... October 11. 2018 Show 440 Hour 1

The United States Department of Veterans Affairs National Cemetery Administration recently made the South Dakota Department of Veterans Affairs aware that monies may be available to help build a state veterans cemetery.

Larry Zimmerman is the Secretary for the South Dakota Department of Veterans Affairs. 

Meet The Candidates - Dan Ahlers

Oct 11, 2018
Adria Botella

In The Moment ... October 11, 2018 Show 440 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.

Dan Ahlers is running for re-election to the State House of Representatives in District 25. Ahlers is a business and property owner in Dell Rapids. He was part of this summer's Emerging Leaders Program sponsored in part by the University of Virginia Darden School of Business.

Meet The Candidates - Justyn Hauck

Oct 11, 2018
Adria Botella

In The Moment ... October 11. 2018 Show 440 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.

Justyn Hauck is a Democratic candidate for State Senate in District 14 which covers part of Minnehaha County.

His background is in technology and telecommunications.

 

 

 

 

Northern Plains News

In The Moment ... October 10. 2018 Show 439 Hour 2

South Dakota has had only one American Indian Congressman: Benjamin Reifel.

Dr. Sean Flynn is a history professor at Dakota Wesleyan University in Mitchell. His new book is called "Without Reservation: Benjamin Reifel and American Indian Acculturation." It looks at the inspiring and controversial life and ideology of Ben Reifel and elicits impassioned responses from readers.

Dakota Political Junkies

Oct 10, 2018
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In The Moment ... October 10. 2018 Show 439 Hour 2

Today we discussed the Cook Political Report listing South Dakota's gubernatorial race as a toss-up, year-round E-15, and Seth Tupper interview with the author of a new biography on former U.S. Senator Ben Reifel.

Seth Tupper, Rapid City Journal enterprise reporter, joined In The Moment from the Black Hills Surgical Hospital Studio in Rapid City.

And Dana Ferguson, Argus Leader watchdog and political reporter, joined us from Sioux Falls.

State High School Tennis & Soccer Update

Oct 10, 2018
SDPB

In The Moment ... October 10. 2018 Show 439 Hour 1

SDPB's Nate Wek joined In The Moment today from Vermillion for our weekly sports and recreation update.

State high school tennis just wrapped up and things could get interesting as far as state soccer is concerned.

Searching The Vanished Towns Of South Dakota

Oct 10, 2018
SDPB

In The Moment ... October 10. 2018 Show 439 Hour 1
 

SDPB's Stephanie Rissler has been on the road in search of vanished towns in South Dakota along with the history behind them.

She joined In The Moment today from our studio in Vermillion with insight on the documentary.

Meet The Candidates - Scott Petersen

Oct 10, 2018
Adria Botella

In The Moment ... October 10. 2018 Show 439 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 Scott Petersen. He is a Democrat out of District 12 and is running for State Representative.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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