In The Moment ... November 6, 2019 Show 695 Hour 2

The South Dakota Rock & Roll Hall of Fame announced its 2020 inductees last week during a press conference at Washington Pavilion in Sioux Falls. Mylan Ray, longtime announcer at KLOH and KISD in Pipestone, Minnesota, emcees the induction ceremony and concert in April. He joins In The Moment producer Steve Zwemke to visit about the bands and check out some music.

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First Peoples Fund Community Spirit Awards

Sep 22, 2016
Courtesy First Peoples Fund

The First Peoples Fund is preparing to present the 2016 Jennifer Easton Community Spirit Awards in Rapid City next month. These monetary incentives are designed to provide support and a voice to creative Indigenous artists and culture bearers nationwide.

The Jennifer Easton Community Spirit Awards were named after the founder of First People’s Fund.

Spokesperson Lori Pourier says the awards and their recipients are at the heart of the group’s programs.

Courtesy Netha Cloeter

Indigenous women from across the country are taking part in a week-long series of events this month aimed at raising awareness of missing, murdered and abused Native American and First Nations women. The “Sing Our Rivers Red” program includes a variety of presentations along with a unique art project that women of all races are being asked to take part in.