In The Moment ... Rapid City School Superintendent Lori Simon

Aug 22, 2017

In The Moment ... August 22, 2017 Show 161 Hour 2

The school supplies fly off the shelves, and the bulletin boards are stapled in place. Lori Simon is superintendent of the Rapid City School District. She joins us to talk about the districts new strategic plan.

Kobee Stadler is the new Visitor Services Program Manager at Custer State Park and Lydia Austin is the Interpretive Programs Manager. From the annual buffalo roundup to a new children’s center, they join us today for a look at what's ahead in Custer State Park.

The light faded, East River basements flooded, and South Dakotans raised their eyes to the sky to see the Great American Eclipse of 2017. SDPB reporters headed to totality. For reflection, we welcome Chynna Lockett, Brian Gevik, and Brian Wood.

Vaughn Vargas is coordinator of the first-ever cultural advisory committee in South Dakota for a law enforcement agency. He joins us to talk about his current work supported by the Bush Foundation.