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In The Moment ... February 21, 2018 Show 281 Hour 1

Nancy Dahl joins In the Moment host Lori Walsh for a conversation about her book "Grounded: Leading Your Life with Intention."

We talk about the discipline of debriefing, how to seek effective feedback, and other highlights for executives and leaders from the book.

Nancy Dahl is in South Dakota this week for LAUNCH: South Dakota Entrepreneurship Conference.

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In The Moment ... February 20, 2018 Show 280 Hour 1

We've all had an awkward moment – whether it's remembering our teenage years, silence in the middle of a conversation, or dancing while someone is watching.  Journalist and Blogger Melissa Dahl set out to research awkward moments and the theories behind them.  What she found was compassion toward people in the midst of awkward moments and an opportunity to test herself.

In The Moment ... February 13, 2018 Show 276 Hour 1

If you're looking for an adventure, you can live vicariously through Bruce Wylie's book "Adventures in the Bush: Africa to Alaska."  

From the Peace Corps to research fieldwork to the day he missed his own wedding, Wylie has a thirst for adventure and the good fortune to survive it.

Lori Walsh

In the Moment ... February 12, 2018 Show 275 Hour 1

Bloomberg TV journalist Emily Chang takes on the tech industry in her new book "Brotopia: Breaking up the Boys' Club of Silicon Valley."

She joins us for a conversation about how women got locked out of the industry after strong initial participation and what's at stake in the quest for representation in an industry that defines the future of humanity.

Chynna Lockett

In The Moment ... February 8, 2018 Show 273 Hour 2

Authors Linda Hasselstrom and Rick Mills pair up to present "Musings from Metro Hermosa" at the Custer Library this weekend and the Hermosa Library next weekend.

They join us to talk about writing, friendship, and what community looks like in South Dakota.

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In The Moment ... February 7, 2018 Show 272 Hour 1

Mary Gibson Sprague has a new book featuring the artwork and stories of her mother Catherine Rademacher Gibson. "Glorious Fourth of July" is published by South Dakota Historical Society Press. It looks at a childhood on the prairie.

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In The Moment ... January 3, 2018 Show 248 Hour 2

Jason Freeman is a motivational speaker and bravery coach. He's the author of the book "Awkwardly Awesome." He stopped by the studio to talk about yoga, courage, and how to embrace imperfection in 2018.

Author John Green's tour bus rolled through South Dakota this fall. He spent time with librarians, readers, and independent booksellers.

SDPB's Jackie Hendry was captivated by his latest book. Here, she reviews "Turtles All the Way Down."

In The Moment ... December 22, 2017 Show 246 Hour 1

Eliza Blue's December Postcard from the Prairie is a look through the fog at a chicken who gathers more than she can use and the message in that for the rest of us.

In The Moment ... December 20, 2017 Show 244 Hour 1

The controversy in America over language continues.

Augustana University professors Jennifer Gubbels, PhD., and Patrick Hicks, PhD., explore the notion of banned words and how to process recent news stories highlighting them.

In The Moment ... December 21, 2017 Show 245 Hour 2

Jason Freeman is the author of "Awkwardly Awesome: Embracing My Imperfect Best." He joins us to talk about how we battle ourselves and how releasing the need for perfection liberates us all.

Caroline Fraser

Dec 18, 2017

In The Moment ... December 18, 2017 Show 242 Hour 1

The "New York Times" recently named "Prairie Fires: The American Dreams of Laura Ingalls Wilder" as one of the best books of the year. Author Caroline Frazer fills gaps in Wilder's autobiographical writings, drawing on unpublished manuscripts, letters, diaries, and land and financial records.

Fraser spoke with Prairie Public's Doug Hamilton from Iowa City, one of the stops on her book tour.
 

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Dec 18, 2017

In The Moment ... December 18, 2017 Show 242 Hour 1

Marta McDowell looks takes a fresh look at Laura Ingalls Wilder by turning her gaze toward the author's relationship with the land. Her book is called "The World of Laura Ingalls Wilder: The Frontier Landscapes that Inspired the Little House Books."

Chris Laughery

In The Moment ... October 17, 2017 Show 200 Hour 2

 Protocols ignore patients, doctors provide healthcare rather than practice medicine, and humanity slips away in favor of the commodity that healthcare has become. Dr. Victoria Sweet is the award-winning author of “God’s Hotel.” Her new book is called “Slow Medicine: The Way to Healing.”

Lori Walsh

In The Moment ... September 29, 2017 Show 188 Hour 1

If you're looking to make a little money (or a lot of money) in the future, you might do well to study the past. How about 400 years of big ideas and start-ups, for example. Bhu Srinivasan has written a new book. It's called “Americana: A 400-Year History of American Capitalism.” It's a roll through the "Next Big Thing" of the past few centuries. He joins us to talk innovation, the motivation for immigration, and the surprising adaptability of American economic machinery.

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In The Moment ... September 27, 2017 Show 186 Hour 1

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In the Moment ... September 22, 2017 Show 183 Hour 2

Robin Wall Kimmerer's books include Braiding Sweetgrass and Gathering Moss.  A mother, scientist and member of the Citizen Potawatomi Nation, she visits about lessons of botany and the wisdom of plants during the South Dakota Festival of Books in Deadwood.

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Sep 22, 2017

In the Moment ... September 22, 2017 Show 183 Hour 2

Geneive Abdo is a specialist in political Islam.  She's at the South Dakota Festival of Books in Deadwood to discuss her latest book, The New Sectarianism.  Abdo is a senior fellow at the Atlantic Council's Rafik Hariri Center for the Middle East in Washington, D.C.  She's also a lecturer at the Elliott School of International Affairs at George Washington University.

In the Moment ... September 22, 2017 Show 183 Hour 1

Known as the Queen of Romantic Comedy, Susan Elizabeth Phillips is the only four time winner of the prestigious Romance Writers of America's Favorite Book of the Year Award.  Her latest book is titled First Star I See Tonight.  Chicago is the setting - "a city populated by strong women and men who need strong women ... even if they don't know it yet."

In The Moment ... Heid Erdrich/Festival Of Books

Sep 22, 2017
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In the Moment ... September 22, 2017 Show 183 Hour 1

Heid E. Erdrich is a poet, a writer, a teacher and filmmaker.  She's written five collections of poetry.  Her most recent title is Curator of Ephemera at the New Museum for Archaic.  Erdrich has also authored the nonfiction book Original Local: Indigenous Foods, Stories and Recipes.  She grew up in North Dakota and is an Ojibwe member.

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Sep 22, 2017

In the Moment ... September 22, 2017 Show 183 Hour 1

Rob Fleder and Steve Hoffman wrote the book on the must-see sporting events on the planet.  It's called The Sports Bucket List: 101 Sights Every Fan Has to See Before the Clock Runs Out.  Fleder was executive editor of Sports Illustrated and editor of SI Books during his 20 years at Time, Inc.  He currently edits books and consults on publishing projects for his company Low Gear and Minus, Inc.

Candace Freeland

In The Moment ... September 19, 2017 Show 180 Hour 2

If you've ever been to Mitford, you might not want to leave. The #1 New York Times best-selling Mitford Series has brought delight and comfort to fans around the world and across generations. This week, a new entry into the Mitford Series hits the shelves. It's fittingly called "To Be Where You Are." Author Jan Karon joins us today.

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In The Moment ... August 30, 2017 Show 167 Hour 1

Author/mediator Douglas E. Noll visited with Prairie Public's Doug Hamilton on Monday.  Noll has written, "De-Escalate: How to Calm an Angry Person in 90 Seconds or Less."

Sioux Falls businessman Jeff Schershligt is one of the new inductees of the South Dakota Hall of Fame.  He has specialized in insurance and risk management.

SDPB's Nate Wek details an upcoming documentary about Rapid City Post 22 baseball.  The premiere is scheduled for early October.

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In The Moment ... August 25, 2017 Show 164 Hour 1

The Eugene, Oregon based duo Lake Toba performs at this weekend's Miner Music Festival in Hill City. First, they stopped by SDPB's new Black Hills Bureau to play the space's first live music session on Moment in Sound.

South Dakota writer and musician Eliza Blue offers an August postcard from the prairie.

Lori Walsh

In the Moment ... June 21, 2017 Show 119 Hour 1

Lori Walsh

In The Moment ... June 20, 2017 Show 118 Hour 1

Phil Baker is an institution in children's music in South Dakota. He's been entertaining kids and their families for more than 25 years. With his red guitar and upbeat lyrics, Phil Baker gets kiddos out of their seats and wiggling in the aisles. He's been all over the world and you can see him at the Dahl Arts Center in Rapid City this Friday at 10 mountain time. That's sponsored by the Rapid City Arts Council. Phil Baker joins us today in Sioux Falls.

Chris Laughery

In The Moment ... June 8, 2017 Show 110 Hour 1

Mitch Prinstein admits he was not popular in high school but he did spend his youth observing behaviors that has led to his career. He is board certified in clinical child and adolescent physiology and serves as the John Van Seters Distinguished Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience, and the Director of Clinical Psychology at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He is the author of Popular: the power of likability in a status-obsessed world.

Lori Walsh

In The Moment ... May 26, 2017 Show 102 Hour 1

You can hear live music on In the Moment every Friday. Today we welcome Bridget Boen. She grew up in Nebraska and has been living the nomadic musical life for a while. For now, she's settled in Sioux Falls, and we're glad she did. Find her at www.bridgetboen.com.

Lee Strubinger

In The Moment ... May 3, 2017 Show 085 Hour 2

This week's Dakota Political Junkies features Roger Whittle, managing editor of the Watertown Public Opinion, and Seth Tupper, enterprise reporter for the Rapid City Journal. We talk about the 2018 gubernatorial primary options, the power of Pennington County Republicans, and whether or not a Sioux Falls mayor has the chance at statewide office.

Lori Walsh

In The Moment ... May 3, 2017 Show 085 Hour 1

For national Small Business Week, we sit down with Sioux Falls businessman Vick Strizheus. He's an international internet entrepreneur, speaker, author and business strategist. He's founder and creator of Four Percent, a training center for modern entrepreneurs.

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