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Officials with South Dakota Game, Fish, and Parks say Lake Hiddenwood Recreation Area near Selby is closed until further notice after the failure of its earthen dam.

Portions of Walworth, Edmunds, Campbell, and McPherson counties are under a flood warning until 10:30 Friday evening. The recreation area picked up several inches of rain Thursday from a severe thunderstorm. 

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In The Moment ... May 18, 2018 Show 340 Hour 1

Aces & Eights is a music duo from the Black Hills. They join us today for Moment in Sound to play but also to kick off the 2018 season of the Black Hills Opry. Kim Bachman and Harland Allen are in SDPB's Black Hills studio.

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In The Moment ... May 18, 2018 Show 340 Hour 1

Country musician Corb Lund visits South Dakota on the "Western Destinations" tour. He's at Hay Camp Brewing in Rapid City on May 18. On May 20th see him at Bigs Sports Bar in Sioux Falls.

In the Moment host Lori Walsh talks with Corb Lund about music, regionalism, and life on the road.

The Estelline Redmen are no more… On Wednesday, the school district officially announced its new mascot… the Estelline Redhawks.

Since the mid-90’s, the school district has made attempts at slowly moving away from its Native American imagery.

The Estelline Redmen are no more… On Wednesday, the school district officially announced its new mascot… the Estelline Redhawks.

Since the mid-90’s, the school district has made attempts at slowly moving away from its Native American imagery.

Workforce Is A Priority This Gubernatorial Election

May 17, 2018

As the third of the three major candidates for governor have released their economic initiative, one thing is clear -- they want to keep younger workers in the state, grow current business and attract new jobs.

Each plan for achieving those goals differ.

All three major gubernatorial candidates agree workforce development is a must, but they differ slightly in how to approach the issue.

Democratic candidate State Senator Billie Sutton says he’d like the state to encourage Career and Technical education grants for programs like one in his hometown.

Vote411 Connects Candidates With Voters

May 17, 2018

In The Moment ... May 17, 2018 Show 339 Hour 2

A new online resource strives to help you connect with the information you need.

The new website is VOTE411.org. We're joined now by Amy Scott Stoltz. She's the VOTE411 Chair for the League of Women Voters of South Dakota.

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In The Moment ... May 17, 2018 Show 339 Hour 2

SDPB's Nate Wek joins us now with your weekly sports and rec update. Today ... the evolution of a mascot. We look at how the Estelline Redmen became the Estelline Redhawks.

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Researchers with the Majorana Demonstrator Collaboration have proven they can create an environment that  lets them see what’s called neutrino-less double beta decay.

Lingo aside, it’s a reaction that researchers say may help explain why matter exists.

The Yates is one of two shafts from the Homestake Mine that takes researchers down 4,850 feet.

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