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In The Moment ... July 31, 2019 Show 627 Hour 2

Jerry Meadows is in his early 60's and has had his share of health issues, including a triple bypass and 10 stents - and he's on full-time oxygen. However, he's walking from Sisseton to Aberdeen - and it's not his first walk either.

Meadows hopes that this 83 mile stretch will help him raise enough money to complete his goal of $10,000 for the Wounded Warrior Project.

Meadows is a veteran of the U.S. Air Force.

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In The Moment ... August 7, 2017 Show 150 Hour 1

South Dakota ends the 2017 fiscal year with a nearly $8 million surplus.  Despite revenues being lower than expected the state cut enough spending to prevent a deficit.  SDPB's Andrew Bork looks at the specific categories of the state budget to explain how it happened.