Lee Strubinger

In The Moment ... September 12, 2018 Show 420 Hour 2

A special session of the South Dakota Legislature is underway today at the State Capitol in Pierre. Governor Dennis Daugaard called for the gathering of the state's lawmakers to deal with legislation on internet sales tax collection. Lawmakers will also consider requiring the marketplace to pay sales taxes.

SDPB's Lee Strubinger reports from the State Capitol building. 

South Dakota's NFL Connections

Sep 12, 2018
Philadelphia Eagles

In The Moment ... September 12, 2018 Show 420 Hour 1

SDPB's Nate Wek visits about NFL players with South Dakota ties - those from the state and those who played their college football at one of South Dakota's universities.

Chris Laughery

In The Moment ... September 12, 2018 Show 420 Hour 1

Democratic candidate Howard Grinager is running for the State Senate out of District 17 which includes Clay and Turner Counties.

A former mayor and city counselor in Mt. Vernon, Grinager has also served as a chaplain to both the State House and Senate.


In The Moment ... September 12, 2018 Show 420 Hour 1

Kirk Chaffee is a Republican candidate for the State House of Representatives in District 29 which include parts of Butte, Meade and Pennington Counties.

Chaffee is a first-time candidate for the South Dakota Legislature. 

He has previously been appointed to the State House and Senate Ag Land Assessment Implementation and Oversight Advisory Task Forces.

Eagle Bull Blazes Trail In Architecture

Sep 12, 2018
Chris Laughery

In The Moment ... September 12, 2018 Show 420 Hour 1

Tammy Eagle Bull is the first Native American woman in the United States to become a licensed architect. 

An Oglala Lakota Nation member who was raised in Aberdeen, Eagle Bull gives the keynote lecture, "Sovereignty Through Design," Thursday at the Annual Institute of Architects South Dakota convention.

In The Moment ... September 11, 2018 Show 419 Hour 2

Art, by its nature, is collaborative. And yet the artistic process itself can bring long hours of work in isolation. A group of Black Hills artists are celebrating 20 years of banding together in the ArtForms Gallery in Hills City.

You can join them in celebration on September 16 from 2 to 4:30 p.m.

Today, Mary Jo Marcy, Nancy Anne Baker, Pete Stach and Paul Horsted joined In The Moment from the Black Hills Surgical Hospital in SDPB's Black Hills Studio with a preview of the event.  

SD Secretary of State

In The Moment ... September 11, 2018 Show 419 Hour 2

In a world of cyber-attacks and voter rights controversy, the South Dakota Secretary of State's office is responsible for election integrity in the state.

Current State Auditor Steve Barnett is on the ballot this fall as the Republican candidate for South Dakota Secretary of State.

He joined In The Moment for a live interview with an insight on his campaign.


In The Moment ... September 11, 2018 Show 419 Hour 1

What makes a really great book? How does where you are from change who you are as a writer or as a human being?

Dan O'Brien has written iconic South Dakota books, including "Buffalo for the Broken Heart" and "Wild Idea." He's a rancher reinventing how we live and eat on the Great Plains.

This summer he agreed to let SDPB visit him at his home and Wild Idea Buffalo ranch. We rambled across the grasslands with Dan O'Brien as our teacher.

Chynna Lockett

In The Moment ... September 11, 2018 Show 419 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 Zach Van Wyk. He is a Democrat out of District 34 and is running for State Senator.

Adria Botella

In The Moment ... September 11, 2018 Show 419 Hour 1

You spent the summer reading and voting for your favorite novels, now tune in to see which books celebrities, authors, and other readers across the country are rooting for. The Great American Read Fall Kick-off premieres tonight on SDPB-TV at 7 p.m. CDT / 6 p.m. MDT.

Tonight's episode features thoughts from authors and leaders such as John Green, Venus Williams, Neil DeGrasse Tyson, and Barbara Bush.


In The Moment is live from Brookings for the 2018 South Dakota Festival of Books for a two hour special.

SDPB Community Calendar is brought to you with support from the SD Arts Council.

South Dakota Arts Council support is provided with funds from the State of South Dakota, through the Department of Tourism, and the National Endowment for the Arts.


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