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SDPB Forecasts Statehouse 2021

Jan 12, 2021

In The Moment January 12th, 2021 Show 971 Hour 1

Lawmakers gather in Pierre today for the official beginning of the state legislative session. Governor Kristi Noem gives her State of the State speech at 1 p.m. CDT / 12 p.m. MDT. 

Guests: Lee Strubinger, Politics and Public Policy reporter, Seth Tupper , Business and Economic Development reporterm and Jackie Hendry, host of South Dakota Focus on SDPB-TV.

Katrina Lehr-McKinney & Brienne Maner

Jan 11, 2021
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In The Moment … January 11th, 2021 Show 970 Hour 1

A chance encounter while serving food to hungry South Dakotans led one Sioux Falls woman to think more deeply about the impact of poverty on people's lives. Katrina Lehr-McKinney gathered with other women to launch a drive to collect menstrual products for distribution to women who couldn't afford their own. The drive is called "The Pad Party," and it's in its eleventh year. Guests: Katrina Lehr-McKinney and Brienne Maner.