Linda Turner

In the Moment News: June 24-30

Jun 28, 2019

South Dakota state representative Tim Reed explains the five interim task forces that will focus on mental health. South Dakota House Speaker Steve Haugaard and State Senator Reynold Nesiba discuss the implications of marijuana legalization and the opioid crisis on the Northern Plains. Linda Turner goes over this year's Special Education Report. Political Junkies Seth Tupper and Jonathan Ellis talk about "Removing the Stain" of the Wounded Knee Massacre, among other news. SDPB’s Victoria Wicks reports on the hearing of death row inmate Charles Rhines.


In The Moment ... June 26, 2019 Show 604 Hour 1

The latest Special Education Report provides an overview of education in South Dakota for kids with special needs, a field that continues to evolve.

Linda Turner is the Director of Special Education for the SD Department of Education. She joins us today for an overview.

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