holidays

South Dakota Retailers Association

The election and ag commodity prices have caused caution in South Dakota shoppers. Shawn Lyons, executive director of the South Dakota Retailers Association, visits about the retail forecast for the holiday season.

This week's Tech Radio, hosted by Kent Osborne, deals with holiday tech giving. Osborne and guest Joel Broveleit also work through power supply issues and answer questions from listeners.

Holiday Gift Shopping And Wearable Tech

Dec 13, 2013

The Computer Guys - Kent Osborne, John T. Meyer, Amos Aesophe and Jeff Litterick - discussed the latest news in tech. Topics included holiday gift shopping for tech gadgets and some tech that you can wear.

Seasonal Beers For Winter

Nov 27, 2013

The holiday season is a time when craft brewers around the country create rich, dark beers for the winter months.  Brewers capture the festive spirit of the season with flavors and smells like cinnamon, spruce, allspice, gingerbread, caramel, chocolate and smoke.  Corey Vilhauer, one of the authors of the Sioux Falls Argus Leader blog "Beer I've Been Drinking," discussed seasonal brews and suggested a few favorites. 

  

Holiday Jam with the Hegg Brothers

Dec 21, 2012

In tonight's show, we're featuring Holiday Jam with the Hegg Brothers - they play new arrangements of traditional Christmas carols and hymns, standard holiday pop and jazz tunes and original songs, too. They also throw in songs that have a message appropriate for this time of year. The performance we're listening to tonight was recorded at Sioux Falls' Washington Pavilion and Orpheum Theatre on December 17th and 18th, 2011.

Two Women On Wine

Nov 26, 2012

Carrie Metz and Lindsey McKelvey write the "Two Women on Wine" blog for the Sioux Falls Argus Leader.  They talk about the best wines to serve for the holidays and what wines go best with cold temperatures.

Kealey Bultena / SDPB

There's a reason they call it Turkey Day. People across South Dakota prepare to celebrate Thanksgiving with bountiful meals, and some forget to count the calories. Ahead of the big day, a Sioux Falls fitness expert has a few tips for managing the food-focused holiday.