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March 10th | SDPB News Podcast

Mar 10, 2021
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State lawmakers are prepping to redraw legislative district boundaries. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has awarded more than $11.5 million dollars to South Dakota. 

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

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March 9, 2021 Show 1004.

March 9th | SDPB News Podcast

Mar 9, 2021
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The South Dakota state senate is passing a bill along to Governor Kristi Noem that proponents say protects fairness in women’s sports. State senators have passed a house bill that puts restrictions on Game Fish & Parks officers entering private land. 

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

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March 8, 2021 Show 1003.

  • Sanford Health brings us a COVID-19 Update.

 

  • We listen back to a conversation with José-Marie Griffiths, she's the president of Dakota State University in Madison.

 

  • Images of the Past tells us why you no longer see bears in the Black Hills.

March 8, 2021 Show 1003.

  • SDPB's reporters join us for a "Legislative Roundtable" where they discuss what they'll be keeping an eye on this week in Pierre.

 

  • In Their Own Words brings us a bill  that makes a change in the options the Secretary of State has available to send voters an application for an absentee ballot.

 

March 8th | SDPB News Podcast

Mar 8, 2021
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A company with direct ties to Governor Kristi Noem’s cabinet received nearly $600,000 in pandemic relief money from the state. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says it generated more power during last month’s cold snap. 

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

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March 5th | Tech Radio Hour

Mar 5, 2021
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March 5, 2021

  • Tech Radio Hour is a roundtable discussion between some South Dakota tech junkies. Everything from digital privacy and censorship, to gaming computers and ergonomic “smart-chairs,” you’ll hear it all here on SDPB’s Tech Radio Hour.

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Kid Dakota| In The Moment, Ep. 1002

Mar 5, 2021

March 5, 2021 Show 1002

March 5th | SDPB News Podcast

Mar 5, 2021
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Some Senate Republicans are using a legislative maneuver to revive a bill that targets transgender girl athletes. Ballot questions in South Dakota need a simple majority to pass, but some legislators are asking voters to set a 60% threshold for some measures. 

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

March 4, 2021 Show 1001

  • Today we head to Rapid City and talk with Mayor Steve Allender about what the past year has looked like for his city and how it looks now.

 

  • The pandemic has impacted everyone in different ways. If you've become less engaged, more tense, or depressed, have you sought help from an Employee Assistance Program?

 

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March 4, 2021 Show 1001.

  • The Federal Reserve estimates that in quarter three of 2020, Americans owed more than $1.7 trillion in student loans. Bruce Johnson, instructor of personal finance and personal selling at SDSU, says the cost of tuition is driving more and more students into his classes.

 

March 4th | SDPB News Podcast

Mar 4, 2021
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A Senate panel has rejected a bill that would restrict transgender athletes from women’s sports teams. A senate committee has moved a vehicle bill that establishes criteria regarding marijuana to the full Senate. 

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

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March 3, 2021 Show 1000:

  • Dakota Political Junkies,  Pam Carriveau, professor of Political Science at BHSU, and Jonathan Ellis, investigative reporter and columnist with the Sioux Falls Argus Leader, join us todiscuss the state's top political headlines.
  • You & Your Democracy gives us a crash course itno how you can be heard and make a difference in local government.
  • We revisit a conversation with retired South Dakota Supreme Court Justice, Judith Meierhenry.

March 3, 2021 Show 1000:

  • We check in with Vermillion Mayor Kelsey Collier-Wise. -6:43

 

  • In their Own Words brings us  a proposal that would establish what is called a “Re-Homestead South Dakota Program.” -22:05
  • We discuss COVID'S year-long effect on South Dakota businesses with Nathan Sanderson, executive director at South Dakota Retailers Association, and David Owen, President/Chief Lobbyist South Dakota Chamber of Commerce and Industry. -37:13

March 3rd | SDPB News Podcast

Mar 3, 2021
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House legislative leaders say a recent court ruling will delay their consideration of articles of impeachment against Attorney General Jason Ravnsborg. Plus, a bill that changes state laws around homeschooling is headed to the governor’s desk. 

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

"Why Voting Matters" | In The Moment, Ep. 999

Mar 2, 2021

March 2, 2021 Show 999.

  • As we celebrate the beginning of Women’s History Month, we replay the South Dakota Humanities Council's “Why Voting Matters” conversation, which was moderated by SDPB's Lori Walsh.

March 2nd | SDPB News Podcast

Mar 2, 2021
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Former Attorney General Marty Jackley plans to run as South Dakota's Attorney General, again. Plus, a Senate bill that would clear misdemeanor marijuana charges from background checks has moved to the House floor. All this and more in today’s SDPB News Podcast. Find it on Apple Podcasts or Spotify today. 

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March 1st | SDPB News Podcast

Mar 1, 2021
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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.

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February 26, 2021 Show 997. 

  • We take a closer look at "Crossover Day." What does it mean? Why does it matter?
  • House lawmakers have filed articles of impeachment against the Attorney General, Mike Card explains how impeachment works in South Dakota.
  • Delta David Gier joins us to discuss what's nex for the South Dakota Symphony Orchestra.
  • Eliza Blue brings us a "Postcard from the Prairie.
  • Finally, we end the week with some Poetry from Studio 47.

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.

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February 25, 2021 Show 996.

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. 

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February 24, 2021 Show 995

Today's "In Their Own Words" takes you inside the Senate Judiciary Committee. Members heard testimony on Senate Bill 146. It's legislation seeking to revise certain provisions regarding eligibility for parole for people sentenced to life imprisonment.  

In Their Own Words brings you closer to the debates and conversations behind legislative topics. It’s supported by SDN Communications.

 

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February 24, 2021 Show 995.

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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.

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February 23, 2021 Show 994.

Vaccine distribution and administration continues to accelerate in South Dakota. There are different "lanes" of vaccination for residents of the state. Sanford, Avera, and Monument Health have administered tens of thousands of vaccines. The Veterans Administration is now vaccinating veterans 50 and older. Indian Health Services is working quickly to vaccinate tribal community members. And now, pharmacies join the effort as well, as South Dakota seeks to vaccinate people 65 and older.  

Hy-Vee Joins Vaccination Effort In Sioux Falls

Feb 23, 2021
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February 23, 2021 Show 994.

Vaccine distribution and administration continues to accelerate in South Dakota. There are different "lanes" of vaccination for residents of the state. Sanford, Avera, and Monument Health have administered tens of thousands of vaccines. The Veterans Administration is now vaccinating veterans 50 and older. Indian Health Services is working quickly to vaccinate tribal community members. And now, pharmacies join the effort as well, as South Dakota seeks to vaccinate people 65 and older.  

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