Parenting

In The Moment ... October 11, 2017 Show 196 Hour 1

Keeping kids healthy might be more challenging than ever. Pro football player Stepfán Taylor is on a quest to help. Taylor joins In the Moment to help kick start an active lifestyle for families during Children’s Health Month.

Lori Walsh

In The Moment ... July 10, 2017 Show 130 Hour 1

We all want our children to find happiness and success in life. It’s that very drive that sometimes makes us come a bit unhinged when our kids mess up. Lea Waters, Ph.D., is the president-elect of the International Positive Psychology Association. Her new book is called THE STRENGTH SWITCH: How the New Science of Strength-Based Parenting Can Help Your Child and Your Teen to Flourish.

Representative Don Haggar says the Indian Health Service needs help and is requesting an audit by the Federal General Accounting Office.

A bill to equal parenting time for divorced couples assumes both parents have equal rights and responsibilities for joint custody. The measure is moving through the Senate Judiciary Committee.

The South Dakota Senate delays vote on measure to repeal Initiated Measure 22.

Dakota Midday: Dorothy Rosby on Humor and Parenting

May 12, 2016

Humor columnist Dorothy Rosby joins Midday to talk about the perils and pitfalls of parenting, or at least of trying to parent perfectly. Her new book is a collection of columns and essays called “I Didn’t Know You Could Make Birthday Cake From Scratch: Parenting Blunders form Cradle to Empty Nest.”  She talks with Dakota Midday host Lori Walsh about humor writing and humor parenting. 

"Dude To Dad"

May 31, 2013

About 100 days before the birth of his daughter Sioux Falls resident Hugh Weber began to panic about becoming a first-time father.  He decided to send a video of his concerns and questions to his closest friends.  The video went viral so Weber started a website.  He was then approached by a publisher to transfer his experiences into book-form.  Weber's "Dude to Dad" is built around 40 lessons for the 40 weeks before childbirth.

Reacting To Tragedy

Dec 17, 2012

In the wake of Friday's mass murder at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut, Dr.