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March 1st | SDPB News Podcast

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After experiencing both warm and cold temperatures for the beginning of 2021, forecasters predict a warming trend that could have a dramatic effect on South Dakota. Plus, the South Dakota Supreme Court has upheld the conviction of an inmate serving life for kidnapping and rape. 

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

February 26th | SDPB News Podcast

Feb 26, 2021
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House lawmakers are passing a bill that pushes out implementation of a voter approved medical marijuana program by six months. A religious polygamous sect sells its compound in South Dakota. 

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

February 25th | SDPB News Podcast

Feb 25, 2021
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The South Dakota Speaker of the House is announcing plans for impeachment proceedings of Attorney General Jason Ravnsborg should be removed from office. House lawmakers are passing a bill that restricts women’s sports teams to athletes identified as female at birth. And, the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribal Chairman is relaxing COVID-19 checkpoint restrictions into the reservation. 

SDPB News Podcast: Feb 24

Feb 24, 2021
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House lawmakers are introducing articles of impeachment against Attorney General Jason Ravnsborg for his involvement in a fatal car crash last September. Governor Kristi Noem is asking Ravnsborg to resign, and the Department of Public Safety has released police interrogation videos with Ravnsborg the day after the crash.

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

SDPB News Podcast: Feb 23

Feb 23, 2021
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The group that backed the voter approved medical marijuana ballot question wants to compromise with the state on implementing the program. A house panel is passing a bill that prevents transgender girls from playing in high school girls’ sports. 

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

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SDPB News Podcast: Feb 22

Feb 22, 2021
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Monument Health in Rapid City is now vaccinating 900 people a day at a COVID-19 clinic. 

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

SDPB News Podcast: Feb 19

Feb 19, 2021
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Attorney General Jason Ravnsborg will face three misdemeanor charges for his role in the fatal car versus pedestrian crash that took place last summer. 

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

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SDPB News Podcast: Feb 18

Feb 18, 2021
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A house committee is advancing a proposal to delay a voter-approved medical marijuana program by one year. Lawmakers have rejected a bill to require quarterly flight records for each state aircraft. The Department of Health says people 65 and older can be eligible to get a COVID-19 vaccine beginning next Monday. 

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

SDPB News Podcast: Feb 17

Feb 17, 2021
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House lawmakers want voters to decide whether to increase the vote threshold for ballot referendums that increase taxes or fees. Plus, permits for two Deuel County wind projects have been restored by the South Dakota Supreme Court. 

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SDPB News Podcast: Feb 16

Feb 16, 2021
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Each day, SDPB's journalism team works to bring you pertinent news coverage. We then compile those stories into one neatly formatted daily podcast so that you can stay informed.

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SDPB News Podcast: Feb 15

Feb 15, 2021
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Each day, SDPB's journalism team works to bring you pertinent news coverage. We then compile those stories into one neatly formatted daily podcast so that you can stay informed. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts or Spotify today.

SDPB News Podcast: Feb 12

Feb 12, 2021
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Each day, SDPB's journalism team works to bring you pertinent news coverage. We then compile those stories into one neatly formatted daily podcast so that you can stay informed. 

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SDPB News Podcast: Feb 11

Feb 11, 2021
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Each day, SDPB's journalism team works to bring you pertinent news coverage. We then compile those stories into one neatly formatted daily podcast so that you can stay informed.

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SDPB News Podcast: Feb 10

Feb 10, 2021
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Governor Kristi Noem says the state could have $125 million dollars in extra one-time money. Some lawmakers are moving ahead to legalize and regulate recreational marijuana despite a circuit judge ruling that Amendment A is unconstitutional. 

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

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SDPB News Podcast: Feb 9

Feb 9, 2021
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President Biden has revoked a permit for the Keystone XL crude-oil pipeline but some South Dakotans along the pipeline route want to revive it. The South Dakota Legislature is considering applying the death penalty only when public safety officials are murder victims.

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

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SDPB News Podcast: Feb 8

Feb 8, 2021
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A bill to establish rules for sports gambling in Deadwood is headed to the Senate floor. A state lawmaker is testing positive for COVID-19. 

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

SDPB News Podcast: Feb 5

Feb 5, 2021
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State senators have once again rejected a bill to create community-based schools centered on Native American curriculum. A House bill intending to protect people and organizations from COVID-related lawsuits is heading to the full Senate. 

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

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SDPB News Podcast: Feb 4

Feb 4, 2021
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The state health department is working with retailers to distribute COVID-19 vaccines through a federal pharmacy program. The state Senate is passing a bill that adds premiums to state employee health care coverage. 

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

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. 

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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.

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