In The Moment

Weekdays 11:00am CT - 1:00pm CT/10:00am MT - Noon MT

In the Moment is SDPB’s daily news and culture magazine program. We have a deeply rooted sense of place, and that place is South Dakota. In the Moment features authentic conversations with news makers, scholars, artists, and everyday South Dakotans. We bring you world-class radio storytelling featuring the highest journalistic integrity. We tell true stories of our state and true stories of people who are doing something or creating something for a reason. We tell these stories with intelligence, fairness, compassion and imagination. We bring our listeners into the conversations and keep them In the Moment.

Keep up with Lori Walsh by reading her "In the Margins" blog at www.sdpb.org/margins.

For more information, you can contact the In The Moment team at 800-456-0766

Coming up Wednesday, October 10

Hour One

Avera eCare Announcement

Meet the Candidates: Scott Peterson

Vanished Towns Update with SDPB's Stephanie Rissler

SDPB's Nate Wek Sports & Rec Update (State Soccer)

Hour Two

Dakota Political Junkies: Dana Ferguson and Seth Tupper

Author and historian Sean Flynn talks about the legacy of Ben Reifel, the only Native American to ever serve South Dakota in Congress

Vintage Songs And Dances Of Immigrant America

Oct 2, 2018
Brewster's Ladies Library

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

When we come to America, we bring our songs and dances with us. Jacqueline Schwab is the acclaimed pianist for Ken Burns' Civil War, Baseball, Mark Twain, and more.

She's been on A Prairie Home Companion and on the Late show with then host David Letterman.

Jacqueline Schwab plays tonight in Brookings. The program is called I Lift My Lamp: Vintage Songs and Dances of Immigrant America.

FRONTLINE: "Trump's Showdown"

Oct 2, 2018
PBS

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

In a two-hour FRONTLINE special that begins tonight at 8:00 Central on SDPB-TV, the focus is on President Trump's fight against the investigation of his campaign and whether he obstructed justice.

"Trump's Showdown" follows the president's battle against the special counsel, the FBI and even his own attorney general.

Jim Gilmore, FRONTLINE producer, joined In The Moment for a preview on the documentary.

Adria Botella

In The Moment ... October 1. 2018 Show 433 Hour 1

The House and Senate Conference Committee failed to reach a compromise by the deadline last night, leaving the 2018 Farm Bill on the table and some funding set to expire.

Meanwhile, NAFTA makes a comeback under a new name, the United States Mexico Canada Agreement (USMCA).

Dr. Evert Van der Sluis, Professor of Economics at South Dakota State University, joined In The Moment to explain the repercussions of the latest news.   

Dakota Political Junkies

Oct 1, 2018
SDPB

In The Moment ... September 26. 2018 Show 430 Hour 2

Each week, In The Moment gathers the week it is in politics. We then bring in our Dakota Political Junkies to provide their knowledge.

Today we welcomed in Jonathan Ellis, Argus Leader investigative reporter, and Dana Ferguson, Argus Leader watchdog/politics reporter.

 

 

Images Of The Past: Jim Pitts

Oct 1, 2018
1881 COURTHOUSE MUSEUM

In The Moment ... October 1. 2018 Show 433 Hour 2

One of the most productive archaeological sites in North America was inhabited by the Paleo Indians and is located in South Dakota. Two decades ago, Archaeologist Jim Pitts began excavating on this site in western Custer county.

Gary Enright is the director of the 1881 Courthouse Museum in Custer joined In The Moment with an insight on Jim Pitts.

USD

In The Moment ... October 1. 2018 Show 433 Hour 2

The 18th annual Community Response to Child Abuse conference is this Thursday and Friday at the Sioux Falls Convention Center.  The days are filled with speakers, workshops and a luncheon address Thursday by Governor Dennis Daugaard.

Following the governor is a keynote address by our guest.  An attorney and author, Olga Trujillo is also a survivor of physical and sexual abuse at the hands of her father. 

Adria Botella

In The Moment ... October 1. 2018 Show 433 Hour 2

The South Dakota Supreme Court is holding its October session on the campus of the University of Sioux Falls through Wednesday.  The Court will hear three oral arguments at the Meredith Auditorium in the Jeschke Fine Arts Center.

Mike Thompson, associate professor of criminal justice at the University of Sioux Falls, joined the program with details on the proceedings.

Launch Of The Bach Society of the Black Hills

Oct 1, 2018
Chynna Lockett

In The Moment ... October 1. 2018 Show 433 Hour 1

Dr. John L. Johnson has returned to South Dakota to launch the Bach Society of the Black Hills. The organization celebrates the music of composer J.S. Bach and the other masters of the Baroque era.

John Johnson joined In The Moment from The Black Hills Surgical Hospital Studio inside SDPB Black Hills Studio.

Meet The Candidates - Bill Adamson

Oct 1, 2018
Bill Adamson

In The Moment ... October 1. 2018 Show 433 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 Bill Adamson. He is a Democrat out of District 7 running for State Representative.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Chynna Lockett

In The Moment ... September 28. 2018 Show 432 Hour 1

Tomorrow, yoga studios across the country provide support for survivors of sexual violence. Shine Your Light is organized by the Take Back The Night Foundation.

Karen Buxcel is Founder and Teacher at Sol Yoga Collective. She joined In The Moment in the Black Hills Surgical Hospital Studio at SDPB's Black Hills Studio.

Eliza Blue's Postcard From The Prairie September '18

Sep 28, 2018
The Nesters

In The Moment ... September 28. 2018 Show 432 Hour 1

No one knows about the shifting of seasons better than the flowers and grasses except perhaps Eliza Blue.

Eliza Blue presents another Postcard from the Prairie as we transition into Fall.

Moment In Sound With Tommy Edwin

Sep 28, 2018
Adria Botella

In The Moment ... September 28. 2018 Show 432 Hour 1

Tommy Edwin is a Brookings-based songwriter and performer, he just has released a new CD of acoustic demos called Fade to Memory.  Edwin plays the 6-string and 12-string guitar and harmonica.  He's also into "Dylanology."

Edwin is playing tonight and Saturday at 8:00 p.m. at Paramount Cocktail Lounge in Sioux Falls.  He joined In The Moment at SDPB's Sioux Falls studio for Moment in Sound.

Kevin Woster: Rejecting The Idea Of Shutting Up

Sep 27, 2018
Lori Walsh

In The Moment ... September 27. 2018 Show 431 Hour 1

From the shifting nature of news to the gift of the South Dakota outdoors, SDPB's Kevin Woster writes about life and politics, people and the wild that surrounds us.

Today he discussed his later post about the recent sexual-assault accusation on Judge Brett Kavanaugh.

Moment In Sound With Hank Harris

Sep 27, 2018
Adria Botella

In The Moment ... September 27. 2018 Show 431 Hour 2

Hank Harris releases a new CD titled "Tiny Person." He plays Bros Brasserie Friday and Saturday evening from 6 to 9 p.m. in Sioux Falls.

But first he joined In The Moment in the Sioux Falls Studios for Moment in Sound. The new album features Hank's signature songwriting, with lush, richly informed layers and evocative lyrics.

The Prairie Doc - Suicide Prevention

Sep 27, 2018

In The Moment ... September 27. 2018 Show 431 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 from the Jeanine Basinger Studio at SDSU to discuss suicide prevention in the Midwest.

 

 

Meet The Candidates - Lee Schoenbeck

Sep 27, 2018
SDPB

In The Moment ... September 27. 2018 Show 431 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 Lee Schoenbeck. He is a Republican out of District 5 and is running for State Senator.

Meet The Candidates - Susan Wismer

Sep 27, 2018
SDPB

In The Moment ... September 27. 2018 Show 431 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 Susan Wismer. She is a Democrat out of District 1 and is running for State Senator.

The Rock Garden Tour Live At The Sioux Falls Studios

Sep 27, 2018
Adria Botella

In The Moment ... September 27. 2018 Show 431 Hour 1

Join us in the SDPB Sioux Falls studios for stories too bad to be false. The Rock Garden Tour is webcast live tonight (Thursday, September 27th) at 7 p.m. You can be part of the studio audience.

Writer and Producer Ted Hereen joined today’s In The Moment for a preview. You probably know him as the Flowerman.

Matthews Opera House Season Preview

Sep 26, 2018
MatthewsOpera.com

In The Moment ... September 26. 2018 Show 430 Hour 2

The Matthews Opera House subscription concert series begins this Friday night. As usual, the six shows on the calendar offer lots of variety.

Sian Young, executive director of the Matthews Opera House, joined In The Moment for a season preview.

In The Moment ... September 26. 2018 Show 430 Hour 2

There's a growing new market for some of the state's corn crop – and it's right here in South Dakota.  The U.S. Agriculture Department expects a record corn crop this year.

About half goes to make ethanol , and another thirty percent gets exported.

SDPB's Lee Strubinger reported the last 20 percent is going to feed animal in a growing number of concentrated livestock operations.

Estelline Football Players Defy The Status Quo

Sep 26, 2018
Nate Wek

In The Moment ... September 26. 2018 Show 430 Hour 1

SDPB Nate Wek joined In The Moment with his weekly update on South Dakota sports and recreation.

This week SDPB reporter brought a featured story on Christine Nefzger and Kaytlyn Hawley, two female football players from Estelline/Hendricks Redhawks. Christine plays TE, DB, and participates on special teams while Kaytlyn plays DE.

Meet The Candidates - Dennis Evenson

Sep 26, 2018
Submitted

In The Moment ... September 26. 2018 Show 430 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 Dennis Evenson. She is a Democrat out of District 4 and is running for State Senator.

 

 

 

Meet The Candidates - Jean Hunhoff

Sep 26, 2018
sdlegislature.gov

In The Moment ... September 26. 2018 Show 430 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 Jean Hunhoff. She is a Republican out of District 18 and is running for State Representative.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

NOVA "Transplanting Hope" Preview

Sep 26, 2018
PBS

In The Moment ... September 26. 2018 Show 430 Hour 1

Tonight on SDPB-TV, at 8:00 p.m. Central, 7:00 p.m. Mountain, NOVA takes you inside the operating room to witness the emotional, high-stakes process of transferring organs from donors to recipients. Meet the doctors, patients and their families.

NOVA Senior Executive Producer Paula Apsell and filmmaker Niobe Thompson (director and writer) preview NOVA's new documentary.

Lee Strubinger

In The Moment ... September 25. 2018 Show 429 Hour 2

South Dakota Stockgrowers Association president Gary Deering set a goal to find a new executive director and make that announcement by its annual convention. Earlier this month, James Halverson was handed the reigns to the position.

Both men joined In The Moment from the Black Hills Surgical Hospital studio inside SDPB's Black Hills Studio.

Meet The Candidates - Jason Unger

Sep 25, 2018
SDPB

In The Moment ... September 25. 2018 Show 429 Hour 2

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 Jason Unger. He is a Democrat out of District 8 and is running for State Representative.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Meet The Candidates - Michael Diedrich

Sep 25, 2018
SDPB

In The Moment ... September 25. 2018 Show 429 Hour 2

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 Michael Diedrich. He is a Republican out of District 34 and is running for State Representative.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Need Of Special Education Funding Is On The Rise

Sep 25, 2018
Adria Botella

In The Moment ... September 25. 2018 Show 429 Hour 2

Senator Jim Bolin was the vice-chair for the Extraordinary Cost Fund for Special Education summer study. The group met 3 times over the course of the summer.

Mr. Bolin joined In The Moment today to discuss the study and what came of it.

The Glory House Marks 50 Years Of Service

Sep 25, 2018
Adria Botella

In The Moment ... September 25. 2018 Show 429 Hour 1

The Glory House in Sioux Falls plays an important role for men and women who have been incarcerated. It is a residential re-entry program, and it strives to assist people in transitioning back into the community.

The Glory House marks 50 years on Tuesday, September 25. Dave Johnson, president of the Glory House and Terryl Cadwell, board member, joined In The Moment for the occasion.  

The Great American Read: Patrick Hicks

Sep 25, 2018
Patrick Hicks

In The Moment ... September 25. 2018 Show 429 Hour 1

This week's Great American Read follows the trials and tribulations of some of literature's favorite protagonists. This episode examines how these everyday heroes and anti-heroes find their inner strength, overcome challenges and rise to the occasion.

"Episode 4: Heroes" premieres Tuesday, September 25 at 7:00 p.m. CT on SDPB-TV.

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