Jackie Hendry

The young-adult novel The Hate U Give was one of the best loved and most challenged books of the last year. With a plot centered around the police killing of an unarmed black teenager, some critics argue it stokes the fires of racial division. But the book’s many fans say it’s a story of identity, family and courage that speaks to readers of all backgrounds. Ahead of the film adaptation's release, the book's popularity is continuing in South Dakota. 

Native American Day Parade

Oct 4, 2018
Lee Strubinger

In The Moment ... October 4. 2018 Show 436 Hour 2

This Monday morning beginning at 10 in downtown Sioux Falls, the Native American Day parade takes place.

In 1990, Tim Giago of the Native Sun News Today convinced then governor George S. Mickelson to make Native American Day a state holiday.

The theme is "Honoring our Elders" where Tim Giago is going to be the Grand Marshall.

He joined In The Moment with a preview of the celebration.

The Prairie Doc - Heart Disease

Oct 4, 2018

In The Moment ... October 4. 2018 Show 436 Hour 2

On Call with the Prairie Doc is on SDPB-TV Thursday nights at 7 p.m. CDT / 6 p.m. MDT.

Today Dr. Holm joined In The Moment to talk about heart disease and the symptoms of coronary artery disease.

200th Anniversary Of Frankenstein

Oct 4, 2018
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In The Moment ... October 4. 2018 Show 436 Hour 2

2018 marks the 200th anniversary of Frankenstein. Readers and scientists across the globe celebrate Mary Shelly's look at love and fear, power and humanity.

October 16th at 6pm, the next STEAM Cafe presents Dr. Laura Kremmel from the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology Humanities Department.

She joined In The Moment today from the Black Hills Surgical Hospital studio at SDPB Black Hills Studio in downtown Rapid City.

In The Moment ... October 4. 2018 Show 436 Hour 1

Democratic candidate for governor Billie Sutton is on the road seeking votes for the November election.

His campaign has released internal polling numbers that Republican candidate Kristi Noem's campaign says are meaningless.

SDPB's Kevin Woster is following the campaign on his blog "On the Other Hand."

Meet The Candidates - David Johnson

Oct 4, 2018
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In The Moment ... October 4. 2018 Show 436 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 David Johnson. He is a Republican out of District 33 and is running for re-election as a State Representative.

 

 

 

 

 

Meet The Candidates - Brooks Briscoe

Oct 4, 2018
SDPB

In The Moment ... October 4. 2018 Show 436 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 Brooks Briscoe. He is a Democrat out of District 3 and is running for State Representative.

 

The Great American Read: Jim Reese

Oct 4, 2018

In The Moment ... October 2. 2018 Show 434 Hour 1

The local documentary of The Great American Read “South Dakota Authors & Their Hometowns" premieres tonight at 8:30 p.m. CT on SDPB-TV.

 

In this special production, SDPB's Andrew Bork and Lori Walsh visit book writers and lovers where they live and work.

 

Jim Reese, writer, poet and Associate Professor of English at Mount Marty College in Yankton is one of the authors we interviewed for the show.

 

Regents Pass First Reading Of New Free Speech Policy

Oct 3, 2018

The governing body of the state’s public universities is in the process of updating its free speech policies.

That comes after a push in the legislature this past session to update the Board of Regents free speech policy failed.

Others say free speech is already protected in the regents policy.

The South Dakota Board of Regents is passing a first reading of an update to their free speech policy.

Adria Botella

In The Moment ... October 3. 2018 Show 435 Hour 2

Dr. Tricia Miller is a research analyst for CAMERA, the Committee for Accuracy in Middle East Reporting in America. The organization works to counter misinformation generated about the Middle East, particularly the Israeli/Palestinian conflict.

Dr. Miller joined In The Moment to preview the presentation that takes place later tonight in Sioux Falls.

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Wednesday, October 10 features a major announcement from Avera and a conversation with Sean Flynn about South Dakota's only Native American Congressman Ben Reifel.

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