About Us

South Dakota Public Broadcasting is South Dakota's statewide public broadcasting network.
SDPB is vital community resource producing and broadcasting high-quality, commercial-free programs and valuable community outreach projects that educate, enlighten and entertain.
SDPB Television airs on
Channel 2, Vermillion
Channel 8, Martin
Channel 9, Rapid City
Channel 10, Pierre
Channel 11, Lowry
Channel 13, Eagle Butte
Channel 16, Aberdeen
Channel 23, Sioux Falls.
SDPB broadcasts more than 150 hours of local programming each year and over 65 hours of education children's programming every week.
SDPB Radio can be found at
90.9 FM, Aberdeen
88.3 FM, Brookings – Hetland
97.1 FM, Faith - Eagle Butte
91.9 FM, Lowry; 102.5 FM, Martin- Long Valley
91.1 FM, Pierre – Reliance
89.3 FM, Rapid City
90.9 FM, Sioux Falls
89.7 FM, Vermillion – Beresford
SDPB Radio broadcasts 24 hours a day, with 40 hours a week of local programming.
SDPB Internet can be accessed at SDPB.org. Besides archiving all SDPB Television and Radio programs, SDPB.org also has full coverage of the South Dakota State Legislature and all South Dakota High School Activities Association sanctioned tournaments. It also houses many of SDPB Education & Outreach's educational resources. Millions of users log on to SDPB.org every year.
SDPB Education & Outreach helps to enhance and expand the learning experiences available every day on Television, Radio and Internet. The staff provides resources for teachers, literacy workshops for parents and child-care providers through the Ready to Learn program, continuing education courses for college students and adults, and local educational television programs, as well as conducting other outreach projects for all of the citizens of South Dakota.
Friends of South Dakota Public Broadcasting is a 501 (c)(3) organization dedicated to supporting SDPB's mission of lifelong learning by using direct mail, fundraising drives, telemarketing, underwriting and grants to pay for programming and programming services for the network.