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SDPB News: Nov 11

Nov 11, 2020
SDPB

The Sioux Falls City Council votes against a mask mandate 5-4. The Department of Health acknowledges their inclusion of intensive care unit beds designed for infants in their total count of hospital beds available in the state. All this and more in today’s SDPB News Podcast. Find it on Apple Podcasts or Spotify today.

Veterans Day in South Dakota

Nov 11, 2020
NPR

This holiday is a celebration to honor America's veterans for their patriotism, love of country, and willingness to serve and sacrifice for the common good. In this In the Moment Podcast, you are going to hear a number of stories about those who served and sacrificed, and then we’ll take a look at some of the issues South Dakota veterans are faced with today. 

Marijuana Could Define 2021 Legislative Session

Nov 10, 2020

 Backers of a marijuana ballot measure say they’re looking forward to working with South Dakota lawmakers on cannabis reform to keep it safe and well regulated. 

 

But… several state lawmakers have questions about the addition to the state constitution.  

 

South Dakota voters approved a ballot question to place recreational and medical marijuana—as well as industrial hemp—into the state constitution. 

 

SDPB News: COVID Numbers Nov 10

Nov 10, 2020
SDPB

Your South Dakota COVID-19 numbers update for November 10th, 2020.

Zeal / 1 Million Cups / Veterans Day

Nov 10, 2020
NPR

In The Moment … November 9, 2020 Show 939 Hour 2

Dakota Political Junkies

Nov 10, 2020
SDPB

In The Moment … November 10, 2020 Show 939 Hour 1

President Trump has mobilized legal teams to challenge last week's election results in several states. Governor Kristi Noem, who hit the campaign trail hard for the president supports his lawsuits. Meanwhile, Senator John Thune says claims of fraud against Joe Biden in the general election are unfounded.  Joining us for this special edition of the Political Junkies is former South Dakota lawmaker Tom Dempster. Also with us is Madison Daily Leader Publisher Jon Hunter. 

The Electoral College With Mike Card

Nov 10, 2020
NPR

In The Moment … November 9, 2020 Show 939 Hour 2

How does the electoral college work and how does it affect South Dakota voters? Mike Card is an associate professor of political science at the University of South Dakota. He joins us today to break this down and help us get a better understanding of it. 

Reporting on politics and public policy is supported by the Center for Western Studies at Augustana University

You & Your Democracy: Ep. 8

Nov 10, 2020
SDPB

In The Moment … November 10, 2020 Show 939 Hour 1

"You and Your Democracy" is a series of short-take civics lessons hosted by Chuck Parkinson. You can find the full series online at sdpb.org/yourdemocracy. In today's episode, Chuck talks with John VanBenthusen an associate professor of political science at Black Hills State University. He begins by asking what is executive power? 

Reporting on politics and public policy is supported by the Center for Western Studies at Augustana University

SDPB News: Nov 10

Nov 10, 2020
SDPB

South Dakota Senate Republicans will choose chamber leadership. An expansion at a 3M plant in Aberdeen will allow the facility to produce 70 million respirators each month. All this and more in today’s SDPB News Podcast. Find it on Apple Podcasts or Spotify today.

SDPB News: COVID Numbers Nov 9

Nov 9, 2020
SDPB

Your South Dakota COVID-19 numbers update for November 9th, 2020.

Covid-19 Update With Dr. Shankar Kurra

Nov 9, 2020
SDPB

In The Moment … November 9, 2020 Show 938 Hour 2

This morning Pfizer announced its trial coronavirus vaccine is more than 90% effective. This latest update comes as South Dakota prepares to distribute an eventual vaccine...and continues to face record-breaking active cases...hospitalizations...and deaths.  Here to join us for our weekly COVID-19 Update is Dr. Shankar Kurra, Vice President of Medical Affairs at Monument Health. 

Health reporting on SDPB is supported by Monument Health

 

Larissa FastHorse's "Thanksgiving Play"

Nov 9, 2020
SDPB

In The Moment … November 9, 2020 Show 938 Hour 2

Shortly after finding out she won a MacArthur Foundation Genius Grant, Larissa FastHorse told Here and Now she didn't get into theater for the money. She does it because she loves it.  FastHorse is Sicangu Lakota who grew up in South Dakota. She and her husband are now based in California. Larissa FastHorse joins us to talk about her work, including her satirical "Thanksgiving Play," and her plans for the Genius Grant. 

Images of the Past

Nov 9, 2020
SDPB

In The Moment … November 9, 2020 Show 938 Hour 2

South Dakota Magazine

In The Moment … November 9, 2020 Show 938 Hour 1

Have you found yourself doing more reading as the pandemic has eliminated other avenues of entertainment? Are you planning to read more with winter waiting in the wings? Do you have favorites that you like to re-read? We welcome John Andrews, Managing Editor of South Dakota Magazine. In the new November/December issue, Andrews writes about ten books to pass the time and grow your appreciation of South Dakota. The article is called "Books to Read Again. And Again."

Chamberlain School District

Nov 9, 2020

In The Moment … November 9, 2020 Show 938 Hour 1

Schools are continuing to respond as COVID-19 spreads throughout South Dakota communities. In Chamberlain, the elementary school faced a staffing challenge as more and more tested positive for the virus. How would they keep students on track with their learning...keep them fed...and keep kids safe as their parents continue working? Chamberlain Superintendent Justin Zajic joins us today with more.

SDPB News: Nov 9

Nov 9, 2020
SDPB

South Dakota Republicans and Democrats talk about how the Democratic Party could pick up the pieces after losing seats in the state legislature. The Oglala Sioux Tribe president is arrested over a disturbance at a bar in Rapid City. All this and more in today’s SDPB News Podcast. Find it on Apple Podcasts or Spotify today.

SDPB News: COVID Numbers Nov 6

Nov 6, 2020
SDPB

Your South Dakota COVID-19 numbers update for November 6th, 2020.

SDPB News: Nov 6

Nov 6, 2020
SDPB

The mayor of Sioux Falls calls on businesses to do more to promote stronger COVID-19 mitigation efforts. One South Dakota county states attorney talks about his approach to marijuana charges over the next few months. All this and more in today’s SDPB News Podcast. Find it on Apple Podcasts or Spotify today.

On Call with the Prairie Doc®

Nov 5, 2020
SDPB

In The Moment … November 5, 2020 Show 936 Hour 2

On Call with the Prairie Doc® is on SDPB TV Thursday nights at 7 central 6 mountain. Tonight's show is about Covid 19 stories and is hosted by Dr. Andrew Ellsworth, a family medicine physician with Avera Medical Group in Brookings and one of the Prairie Doc® physicians. 

Health reporting on SDPB is supported by Monument Health

SDPB News: COVID Numbers Nov 5

Nov 5, 2020
SDPB

Your South Dakota COVID-19 numbers update for November 5th, 2020.

SDPB

In The Moment … November 5, 2020 Show 936 Hour 1

It was an arduous road to Election Day 2020, and America awaits news of the results in swing states. Meanwhile, election lawyers are preparing their court cases, and hospitals capacity groans under the weight of new COVID-19 cases.  It's a lot to process in America. Kevin Woster joins us today to talk about the collective anguish of an American election. 

 

SDPB News: Nov 5

Nov 5, 2020
SDPB

Cannabis advocates say South Dakota's vote to legalize both medical and recreational marijuana could have an effect on reform at the federal level. A South Dakota Public Utilities Commissioner uses his reelection speech to rebuke socialism and the Democratic Party. All this and more in today’s SDPB News Podcast. Find it on Apple Podcasts or Spotify today.

Locally Grown Duck Eggs For Sale In Sioux Falls

Nov 5, 2020

The humble chicken egg is a staple of our diet and often the first thing we reach for at breakfast or for baking. If you live in the Sioux Falls area, though, you have another option. Now you can buy locally grown duck eggs. 

 

The Costlow farm has a myriad of animals, from chickens, to goats, to geese. But, of course, the stars of the show are Debra Costlow's ducks. Costlow has 6 different breeds of ducks so her flock comes in all shapes and colors. 

National cannabis advocates say South Dakota’s vote legalizing medical and recreation pot could affect cannabis reform at the federal level.

South Dakota is one of four state legalizing marijuana for adult consumption. New Jersey, Arizona and Montana are also legalizing pot for recreational use.

South Dakota and Mississippi also legalized marijuana for medical use.

New Approach out of Washington DC is a national cannabis organization and pumped in $925 thousand into the South Dakota race.

South Dakota GOP Chairman On The Election

Nov 4, 2020
SDGOP

In The Moment … November 4, 2020 Show 935 Hour 2

Dan Lederman is the Chair of South Dakota's Republican Party and joins us with his take on the election results here at home. 

Reporting on politics and public policy is supported by the Center for Western Studies at Augustana University

SDPB News: COVID Numbers Nov 4

Nov 4, 2020
SDPB

Your South Dakota COVID-19 numbers update for November 4th, 2020.

SDPB's Election Update With Lee Strubinger

Nov 4, 2020

In The Moment … November 3, 2020 Show 934 Hour 1

SDPB's Lee Strubinger joins us from the Black Hills Surgical Hospital studio in downtown Rapid City with a South Dakota election update.

SD Secretary of State Talks 2020 Election Results

Nov 4, 2020
NPR

In The Moment … November 4, 2020 Show 935 Hour 1

Steve Barnett is South Dakota's Secretary of State and he joins us with election update and recap.

Reporting on politics and public policy is supported by the Center for Western Studies at Augustana University

Congressman Dusty Johnson On The Election

Nov 4, 2020

In The Moment … November 4, 2020 Show 935 Hour 1

Republican Dusty Johnson is going to continue being South Dakota's lone representative in the U.S. Congress. The unofficial results from last night's election have him defeating Libertarian challenger Randy Luallin 82% to 18% (64 points). He joins us with his take and the work ahead.

  

Reporting on politics and public policy is supported by the Center for Western Studies at Augustana University

SDPB News: Nov 4

Nov 4, 2020
SDPB

According to unofficial results from the Secretary of State's office, both South Dakota congressional incumbents will hold onto their seats. Voters statewide approve of both the legalization of medical and recreational marijuana. All this and more in today’s SDPB News Podcast. Find it on Apple Podcasts or Spotify today.

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