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In The Moment ... August 27, 2018 Show 409 Hour 2

The Internet fuels our educational opportunities, our social interactions, our economic prosperity, our political influence, our community engagement, and our access to lifesaving healthcare services. 

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In The Moment ... June 26, 2018 Show 366  Hour 1

A new study from the Black Hills Knowledge Network shows high demand for affordable housing in the Rapid City Area. The study also shows that while the average income in the state and country went up from 2010 to 2016, in Rapid City it went down.

The study is making news across the state and people are talking about what a tourism driven economy means for Black Hills residents. What financial tools exist to support affordable housing development?

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A new study from the Black Hills Knowledge Network shows high demand for affordable housing in the Rapid City area.

The study also shows that while the average income in the state and country went up from 2010 to 2016, in Rapid City it went down.

While state lawmakers are looking at addressing affordable housing statewide in South Dakota, the Rapid City market has its own unique challenges.

How do we create communities where our children grow up to live and innovate close to home?

We bring you a special In the Moment. We break down the numbers behind generational migration. We probe the outer reaches of the battle against Brain Drain. We ask the questions: Who are we and Who are we becoming?

This hour we meet educators and innovators, business leaders, policy makers, and advocates.

South Dakota The Next Generation

In The Moment ... October 3, 2017 Show 190 Hour 1

Last week Congressional Republicans released their blueprint for tax reform. Some lawmakers are calling the blueprint the largest tax reform in thirty years. Other observers say it's just a starting point, but desperately needed. Overall, South Dakotans stand to benefit from the reform.
SDPB's Lee Strubinger joins us for more.

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In The Moment ... September 5, 2017 Show 170 Hour 1

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In The Moment ... August 23, 2107 Show 162 Hour 2

Dakota Political Junkies Seth Tupper (Rapid City Journal reporter) and Jon Hunter (Madison Daily Leader publisher) join us for our weekly round-table conversation about South Dakota politics. Today we talk about self-described “Wingnuts,” non-partisan elections, citizen democracy, and national calls to tear down a presidential statue in Rapid City.

Author Paul Higbee is with us for a look at South Dakota’s “Cowboy Governor” Tom Berry. We talk dustbowls, debt, and Democrats.