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Gathering together with gratitude, and $1 billion in unspent COVID relief

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In the Moment is SDPB’s daily news and arts program.

In the Moment airs live at 12CT/11MT. The audio will be attached to this webpage soon after the show airs.

On today's show

We gather together, we pass the infection. What does a COVID holiday look like in 2021? Dr. Chad Thury with Avera Health offers tips on how you can protect yourself and others this holiday season.

The South Dakota Legislature must decide how to spend nearly $1 billion in remaining federal COVID-19 relief funding. The governor's office, cabinet secretaries, and others pitched their ideas during a meeting last week. SDPB's Arielle Zionts has more.

We explore the unexpected delights and uneasy truths about the American Thanksgiving holiday. Denise Kiernan is author of the book We Gather Together: A Nation Divided, a President in Turmoil, and a Historic Campaign to Embrace Gratitude and Grace.

We Take A Moment for South Dakota history. South Dakota was the last state in America to appoint a woman on its state Supreme Court. We explore the legal career of Justice Judith Meierhenry.

In 1910, a devastating fire destroyed most of Murdo's business district. SDPB's Brian Gevik joins us for a look at the fire and efforts to rebuild on this episode of Images of the Past.

SDPB's Nate Wek joins us for a recap of the state high school volleyball championships.

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