Hugh Weber

In The Moment ... March 21, 2018 Show 301 Hour 1 

Hugh Weber returns to In the Moment. This week we meet Beau Vondra of Looks Meat Market in Sioux Falls for a conversation about artisan cheese.

In The Moment ... December 19, 2017 Show 243 Hour 2

Hugh Weber is the host of The Potluck Society Podcast. Today he brings Marshall Pollard to the program. Pollard recently toured South Dakota with Weber. Marshall Pollard is the director of The Boys Institute.


In The Moment ... November 28, 2017 Show 228 Hour 2

Hugh Weber is the host of The Potluck Society podcast. This week we meet “cultural architect” Adam Burk and discuss resilience, self-care, and creating the kinds of environments and cultures humans need.

In The Moment ... November 14, 2017 Show 219 Hour 2 

Aaron Draplin is one of the premiere designers working today. He joins Hugh Weber, host of The Potluck Society, and In the Moment host Lori Walsh for a conversation about Midwestern work ethic, the democratization of design, and "getting away" with work that you love.

In The Moment ... November 7, 2017 Show 215 Hour 2 

Hugh Weber joins us to talk about the upcoming Potluck Society LIVE event on December 1, 2017.

We meet creative producer Brad Montague and learn about the force behind "Kid President" as we talk about community, kindness, and remembering "why you do the work that you do in the first place."

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In The Moment ... October 31, 2017 Show 210 Hour 2

Hugh Weber, host of The Potluck Society, brings Amy Jo Martin to the program. Martin is the author of “Renegades Write the Rules” and host of the “Why Not Now?” podcast.


In The Moment ... October 24, 2017 Hour 2

Hugh Weber is the host of The Potluck Society. Today he introduces us to Jim Braunschweig, the founder of Flickboards.


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

Hugh Weber is the host of the podcast The Potluck Society. He joins us to talk connection, creativity, and possibility.


In The Moment ... October 10, 2017 Show 195 Hour 2

Hugh Weber dishes up another helping of the Potluck Society. This week we meet Matt Paulson, founder of MarketBeat. His company is one of the fastest-growing privately-held companies in the state. Even though Paulson has written eight personal finance and entrepreneurship books, he might not sound like your typical entrepreneur.

In The Moment ... October 3, 2017 Show 190 Hour 2

Hugh Weber is the host of The Potluck Society. This week he brings Jacob Marek to the program. Marek is a travel planner who specializes in introvert-friendly travel. Find more on the weekly Potluck Society podcast.


In The Moment ... September 26, 2017 Show 185 Hour 2

Hugh Weber, host of The Potluck Society blog and podcast, unveils plans for the South Dakota Public Broadcasting hosts The Potluck Society gathering on December 1 at Washington Pavilion in Sioux Falls.


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

SDPB's Hugh Weber is the host of The Potluck Society. He joins us for a weekly helping of ideas, innovation, and connection. This week: Anthony Firman from Flandreau.

In The Moment ... September 12, 2017 Show 175 Hour 2

Tonight SDPB-TV  brings you the special 90-minute broadcast premier of FRONTLINE's "Abacus: Small Enough to Jail." It's the saga of a Chinese-American family who own and operate Abacus Federal Savings in New York's Chinatown and became the only American bank prosecuted as a result of the 2008 financial crisis. We welcome filmmaker Steve James to the program.

Lee Strubinger

In The Moment ... September 5, 2017 Show 170 Hour 2

Chris Laughery

In The Moment ... August 29, 2017 Show 166 Hour 2

Tim Schorn is the Director of International Studies and professor of political science at the University of South Dakota.He's with us today to talk about Afghanistan, ISIS and North Korea.

As you may have seen on ESPN there was a little league team from Sioux Falls competing in Williamsport. The team is coached by Jeff Riley and he joins us once again via telephone.

Lori Walsh

In The Moment ... August 15, 2017 Show 156 Hour 2

In February, we talked with filmmaker Matt Ornstein about his documentary "Accidental Courtesy." It follows an aging African American musician whose hobby is to befriend and convert members of the Ku Klux Klan and neo-Nazi groups in America. It's a controversial concept. Should those who preach racism and violence be treated with patience and respect? What is our moral responsibility in the shadow of hate?

In the Moment ... August 8, 2017 Show 151 Hour 2

Garrison Keillor brings the Prairie Home Love and Comedy Tour to the Washington Pavilion on Friday, August 11 at 7:30 p.m. Keillor hosted the radio variety show "Prairie Home Companion” from 1974 to 2016 before retiring to spend more time writing. He writes a column for the Washington Post. Host Lori Walsh spent time with Garrison Keillor last week. They talked about writing, radio, and the never-ending delights of the Minnesota State Fair.

In The Moment ... August 1, 2017 Show 146 Hour 2

A diverse law enforcement team can be a more empathetic and community-oriented team. The most diverse class of new Highway Patrol officers recently graduated from training in Pierre. Joining us with insight is Colonel Craig Price. He's superintendent of the South Dakota Highway Patrol.

In The Moment ... July 25, 2017 Show 141 Hour 2

Today marks a landmark vote in the Senate regarding health insurance in America. This morning we caught up with Senator John Thune for details on what exactly today's procedural vote means and what happens in the days ahead.

Lori Walsh

In The Moment ... July 11, 2017 Show 131 Hour 1

In The Moment ... June 27, 2017 Show 123 Hour 2

As more than half the state faces drought conditions, the impact reveals itself in often unexpected ways. We begin hour two of the program by welcoming South Dakota Secretary of Agriculture Mike Jaspers.

Since 1974, more than 200 South Dakotans have been inducted into the South Dakota Hall of Fame. Today we welcome 2017 Hall of Fame inductee Harvey Wollman. His life in public service to the state includes time as a state senator, president of the senate, Lt. Governor and Governor.

Kealey Bultena

In The Moment ... June 20, 2017 Show 118 Hour 2

Today the Sioux Falls Arts Council unveiled the results from a study about the economic impact of local arts and culture. Joining us with more, Kara Dirkson, executive director of the council.


In The Moment ... June 13, 2017 Show 113 Hour 1

Today we learn about the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund. This program honors Vietnam veterans whose lives were cut short as a result of their service in Vietnam, however, they are not eligible for inscription on the wall under Department of Defense guidelines. Tim Tetz is the Director of Outreach for the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund and joins us with more.

In The Moment ... June 6, 2017 Show 108 Hour 2

From Alexander Hamilton's Church in the Hills to a new green space in Rapid City, Paul Higbee covers the territory for the May/June issue of "South Dakota" magazine. Joining us for the conversation is journalist/columnist Paul Higbee.

It's time to shake off the memory of school, lose the remote control under the couch, and launch your family into the great outdoors of South Dakota. Lynn Spomer is a Division Staff Specialist with South Dakota Game Fish & Parks. She joins us to talk about Great Outdoors Month.

In The Moment ... May 30, 2017 Show 103 Hour 1

SDPB contributor Hugh Weber joins us with another helping of The Potluck Society. Today we meet inventor and robot builder Allie Weber.

In The Moment ... May 23, 2017 Show 099 Hour 2

Lee Strubinger

In The Moment ... May 16, 2017 Show 094 Hour 2

Chynna Lockett

In The Moment ... May 2,2017 Show 084 Hour 2

As Rapid City continues to struggle with relations between Native and non-Native people, the Mniluzahan Okolakiciyapi Ambassadors present an in-depth look at the history of land transfers in West Rapid City. The Ambassadors believe history matters and relationships matter. They present

In The Moment ... April 18, 2017 Show 074 Hour 2

Meghann Jarchow is coordinator for the Sustainability Program at the University of South Dakota. Earth Day events across the nation bring awareness and action to today’s environmental challenges as well as highlighting solutions. Jarchow joins us to preview community Earth Day efforts in Vermillion.

In The Moment ... April 13, 2017 Show 071 Hour 2

We continue with Hour Two of “The Shift.” SDPB’s Lee Strubinger looks at legislative solutions to changing demographics in South Dakota, focusing on Build South Dakota program as it celebrates its first graduates.