SDPB News Podcasts

SDPB News Podcast: Feb 3

Feb 3, 2021
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State senators have revived a bill to create community-based schools focused on Native American cultural curriculum. Plus, a House committee is advancing a bill that allows court action against people who are posing a public health threat. 

All this and more in today’s SDPB News Podcast.

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SDPB News Podcast: Feb 2

Feb 2, 2021
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State senators have rejected a bill to create community-based schools centered on Native American cultural curriculum. The state senate has already approved a bill that would allow Governor Kristi Noem to add two citizens to a law enforcement standards commission. 

All this and more in today’s SDPB News Podcast. Find it on Apple Podcasts or Spotify today.

SDPB News Podcast: Feb 1

Feb 1, 2021
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The South Dakota Legislature is considering a bill that limits public input at Water Management Board hearings. The Department of Health is looking for volunteers to assist with COVID-19 vaccine distribution efforts. 

All this and more in today’s SDPB News Podcast. Find it on Apple Podcasts or Spotify today.

SDPB News Podcast: Jan 29

Jan 29, 2021
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Republican lawmakers say they will move forward on marijuana legislation despite an ongoing lawsuit.
 

A House committee advances a bill providing 5 million dollars in grants to small meat processors. All this and more in today’s SDPB News Podcast. 

SDPB News Podcast: Jan 28

Jan 28, 2021
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The state House of Representatives is advancing a bill that prohibits sex designation corrections on birth certificates. And, after receiving national scrutiny for hosting the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally during the pandemic, Western South Dakota will host its biggest wintertime gathering. All this and more in today’s SDPB News Podcast.

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SDPB News Podcast: Jan 27

Jan 27, 2021
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House lawmakers have revived a bill that denies the right to amend the “sex” designation on a birth certificate. Plus, a Senate committee approves a plan to create and fund Oceti Sakowin schools. All this and more in today’s SDPB News Podcast.

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SDPB News Podcast: Jan 26

Jan 26, 2021
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Governor Kristi Noem is introducing a bill that bans abortions on fetuses with Down Syndrome. South Dakota saw fewer tourists last year, but despite that state officials remain optimistic. All this and more in today’s SDPB News Podcast.

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SDPB News Podcast: Jan 25

Jan 25, 2021
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Beginning tomorrow, a legislative committee will hear a bill that prevents people from changing the sex listed on their birth certificates. All this and more in today’s SDPB News Podcast.  Find it on Apple Podcasts or Spotify today.

  

SDPB News Podcast: Jan 22

Jan 22, 2021
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Some South Dakota superintendents share their thoughts on virtual learning. Plus, the President of the Oglala Sioux Tribe says President Joe Biden taking office is a welcome relief. All this and more in today’s SDPB News Podcast. 

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SDPB News Podcast: Jan 21

Jan 21, 2021
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At least six South Dakotans received pardons from Donald Trump during the last days of his presidency. Plus, a state senate committee is advancing a bill that continues the Department of Health authority to place people not following COVID-19 guidelines in court ordered isolation.

All this and more in today’s SDPB News Podcast. Find it on Apple Podcasts or Spotify today.

  

SDPB News Podcast: Jan 20

Jan 20, 2021

Governor Kristi Noem issues an executive order to merge the Agriculture and Environment and Natural Resources departments.

SDPB News Podcast: Jan 19

Jan 19, 2021

The Department of Revenue begins work to research and implement marijuana regulations in the state.

SDPB News Podcast: Jan 15

Jan 15, 2021
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The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe Chairman gives this year's State of the Tribes address.

The 2021 Legislative Session is here. We begin with Governor Kristi Noem’s State of the State. Then hear from Tiffany Sanderson, the state's new Secretary of Education. The state's House and Senate minority leaders join us. Plus, we ask how South Dakota Agriculture producers feel about the merger between the Department of Agriculture and the Department of Natural Resources.

SDPB News Podcast: Jan 14

Jan 14, 2021
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South Dakota's lone congressman explains his vote against impeaching President Trump for a second time. Plus, the state's new chief justice pushes for higher wages for circuit court judges.

SDPB News Podcast: Jan 13

Jan 13, 2021
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Governor Kristi Noem highlights her priorities for the 2021 legislative session in her State of the State address. This and more in today’s SDPB News Podcast. 

SDPB News Podcast: Jan 12

Jan 12, 2021
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The South Dakota 2021 Legislative Session begins today. A preview into one issue of debate in the next few weeks.

SDPB News Podcast: Jan 11

Jan 11, 2021
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South Dakota lawmakers go over coronavirus precautions during the 2021 legislative session. The South Dakota State Bar gives an ethics opinion for lawyers providing counsel to clients dealing in marijuana.

SDPB News Podcast: Jan 8

Jan 8, 2021
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The state Department of Health releases expected COVID-19 vaccine availability times. Plus, a look into Governor Kristi Noem's account on a social-media app where commenters on her posts are condoning the riot at the U.S.

SDPB News Podcast: Jan 7

Jan 7, 2021
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South Dakota's two US senators and lone congressman talk about pro-Trump extremists breaking into the Capitol building in Washington D.C. All this and more in today’s SDPB News Podcast.  Find it on Apple Podcasts or 

SDPB News Podcast: Jan 6

Jan 6, 2021

South Dakota's congressional delegation comments how they might vote ahead of certifying Electoral College votes today.

SDPB News Podcast: Jan 5

Jan 5, 2021
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South Dakota's remaining death-row inmate is challenging his guilty plea and death sentence from 2001.

SDPB News Podcast: Jan 4

Jan 4, 2021

The 2021 state legislative session is fast approaching and it’s not clear whether legislators are required to show up in person for coronavirus mitigation efforts.

SDPB News Podcast: Dec 31

Dec 31, 2020

Monument Health officials in Rapid City say they have vaccinated nearly all of its front-line healthcare workers. The USDA releases the latest numbers on egg and milk production in the state.

SDPB News Podcast: Dec 30

Dec 30, 2020
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Weather experts sum up a year of weather throughout 2020.

SDPB News Podcast: Dec 29

Dec 29, 2020
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The Oglala Sioux Tribe is vaccinating healthcare, nursing home and long-term care facility workers. All this and more in today’s SDPB News Podcast. Find it on Apple Podcasts or Spotify toda

SDPB News Podcast: Dec 28

Dec 28, 2020
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The Army Corps of Engineers is gathering public input for updating their master plan for Gavins Point Dam and Lewis and Clark Lake.

SDPB News Podcast: Dec 23

Dec 23, 2020
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The COVID-19 vaccine manufactured by Moderna arrives in South Dakota. This and more in today’s SDPB News Podcast. Find it on Apple Podcasts or Spotify today. 

SDPB News Podcast: Dec 22

Dec 22, 2020
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Avera Health looking to expand their Behavioral Health Center in Sioux Falls.

SDPB News Podcast: Dec 21

Dec 21, 2020
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Amazon is building a new fulfillment center in Sioux Falls.

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