Helene Duhamel

Meet the Candidates: Helene Duhamel

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In The Moment … September 15, 2020 Show 902 Hour 1

Republican Helene Duhamel is running for re-election to the South Dakota State Senate and would represent District 32. After being appointed to this seat in December by Governor Kristi Noem, Duhamel served on the Health & Human Services Committee along with Local Government. She believes in fiscal responsibility and low taxes.


In The Moment ... August 29, 2019 Show 648 Hour 1

Helen Duhamel had a major impact on women in the broadcasting industry in South Dakota. Duhamel led the charge in radio and television broadcasting, and then cable transmission to the Black Hills. She put the signal on the air in the 1950s, bringing news, entertaiment, and weather to the people.

Helen's granddaughter Helene and her son Bill visith with SDPB's Lori Walsh about the broadcasting pioneer who will join the South Dakota Hall of Fame.

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In The Moment ... February 20, 2019 Show 519 Hour 1

This Friday 2/22/19 at 12pm MT, Helene Duhamel gives a lecture on the history of the Pennington County Sheriff's Office. This takes place at the Journey Museum and Learning Center on New York Street in Rapid City. Sheriff Kevin Thom and Helene Duhamel join us wth a preview.

In The Moment ... April 10, 2018 Show 312 Hour 2

She was a pioneer for women in media, not just in South Dakota, but throughout the nation. Helene Duhamel, Helen's granddaughter, joins In The Moment to tell Helen's story.