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What Do Men Want For Valentine’s Day?

Feb 13, 2016 |

What Do Men Want For Valentine’s Day? From WSPA As much as men may be sweating about what to give the women in their lives for Valentine’s Day, it may be even tougher for women buying for men. What do men want for Valentine’s Day? “I have no idea,” says University of South Carolina student […more]

CWR: SDSU Edges WVU For 12th Straight Dual Win

Feb 12, 2016 |

CWR: SDSU Edges WVU For 12th Straight Dual Win BROOKINGS, S.D. – It was a night for records at Frost Arena as the South Dakota State University wrestling team moved its dual winning streak to a school-record 12 with an 18-15 victory over West Virginia on Friday night before the largest crowd in the program’s […more]

Death Of Officer, 2nd Killed In Line Of Duty, Shakes Fargo

Feb 12, 2016 |

Death Of Officer, 2nd Killed In Line Of Duty, Shakes Fargo The death of a Fargo police officer in the line of duty has shaken the city, North Dakota’s largest. Officer Jason Moszer, 33, died Thursday of a gunshot wound suffered while responding to a domestic disturbance hours earlier. The six-year veteran of the force […more]

MBK: South Dakota Beats NDSU 72-58

Feb 11, 2016 |

MBK: South Dakota Beats NDSU 72-58 VERMILLION, S.D.—Tyler Flack scored a game-high 18 points, Tre Burnette added 11 and both pulled down 10 rebounds in leading South Dakota to a 72-58 win against North Dakota State Thursday inside the DakotaDome. South Dakota (12-14, 4-8 Summit) led from start to finish and avenged an earlier one-point […more]

Rent Or Own: Knowing The Right Time To Buy

Feb 11, 2016 |

Rent Or Own: Knowing The Right Time To Buy BY: SOUTH DAKOTA HOUSING DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY Many new homeowners say their decision to buy a house instead of continuing to rent is to feel a sense of investment in the monthly payments they’re making. And with the state of the housing market in recent years, many […more]

Light snow predicted for Thursday

Feb 10, 2016 |

Light snow predicted for Thursday After light snow sprinkled the Sioux Falls area on Wednesday, another dusting of the white stuff is projected for Thursday. Sioux Falls will likely see 0.9 …See all stories on this topic How Inspectors Look At Restaurants For example, according to the Sioux Falls Health Department, a dirty floor on its […more]

Light snow expected to taper off Wednesday afternoon

Feb 10, 2016 |

Light snow expected to taper off Wednesday afternoon By 8 a.m. the National Weather Service reported 0.9 inches of snow at the Sioux Falls Airport, and the light snow is expected to fall on and off through …See all stories on this topic Storm Center Update – Wednesday AM, Feb. 10 We expect snow in Aberdeen […more]

Transportation alternatives help ease transit costs

Feb 9, 2016 |

Transportation alternatives help ease transit costs Volunteer drivers could hold the keys to stabilizing Sioux Falls’ bus system budget and improving transportation options for seniors and people with …See all stories on this topic Sanford weight loss clinic coming to Sioux City The Sioux City clinic will be the company’s second franchise location. … clinic in […more]

Snow on Wednesday, dangerous wind chills expected Friday

Feb 9, 2016 |

Snow on Wednesday, dangerous wind chills expected Friday Tuesday’s wind chill values dipped as low as -12 in the early morning, according to the NWS office in Sioux Falls. Up to an inch of snow is expected to …See all stories on this topic ReliaMax® Surpasses $2.5 Billion in Insured Private Student Loans SIOUX FALLS, S.D., […more]

Sioux Falls Is A Top Pick For College Grads

Feb 8, 2016 |

Sioux Falls Is A Top Pick For College Grads Sioux Falls is the place to be if you’re a recent college graduate. Forbes magazine is rating it the number one city in the country for young professionals to start their new lives. After graduating from Augustana University, Hannah Kuelbs decided to stay in Sioux Falls. […more]

Housing market shows continued rising prices

Feb 8, 2016 |

Housing market shows continued rising prices New listings and closed sales were nearly identical in January in Sioux Falls compared with the same time last year as the city continues to …See all stories on this topic MetaBankB., Global Cash Card Extend Relationship With New Four Year Contract SIOUX FALLS, S.D., Feb. 08, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) […more]

City replacing more lead lines this year

Feb 7, 2016 |

City replacing more lead lines this year Sioux Falls by and large has removed all of its lead water lines and the ones that remain will be gone within 20 years, city officials say. But there’s less …See all stories on this topic More candidates clarify ballot outlook Three more candidates entered the race for Sioux […more]

Governor Wrestlers Finish Second at Yankton Tournament

Feb 7, 2016 |

Governor Wrestlers Finish Second at Yankton Tournament Sioux Falls Roosevelt and Douglas finished 3rd and 4th in the 17 team tournament. The Governors had 3 tournament champions as Lincoln Turman …See all stories on this topic High Speed Chase Leads To I-29 Crash A high speed chase that authorities say started in Vermillion ended with a […more]

Sneak Peek Into Super Bowl 50 Preparations At Levi's Stadium

Feb 6, 2016 |

Sneak Peek Into Super Bowl 50 Preparations At Levi’s Stadium From KRON Super Bowl weekend is officially here! The stage is set for the big game at Levi’s Stadium. With one day until the big game, there is still a lot of preparation for Super Bowl 50. People from all over the world came out […more]

#ArgusPreps Hoops Roundup (Feb. 6)

Feb 6, 2016 |

#ArgusPreps Hoops Roundup (Feb. 6) Sioux Falls Lincoln vs. Sioux City West (Iowa) at Lincoln – 3:30 p.m. CT. Aberdeen Roncalli vs. Sioux Falls O’Gorman at Aberdeen – 5:00 p.m. CT.See all stories on this topic Tanager cagers fall to Sioux Falls Christian, 47-42 The Vermillion High School girls’ basketball team lost by five points, […more]

W-Knicks go big, small to KO Skyforce

Feb 5, 2016 |

W-Knicks go big, small to KO Skyforce The shortest man on the court started things for Westchester in its 95-91 win over the Sioux Falls Skyforce, and the tallest man on the court ended it.See all stories on this topic USF women rebound way to win over UMC SIOUX FALLS 64, MINNESOTA CROOKSTON 55. MINNESOTA […more]

Continuing Catholic Education

Feb 5, 2016 |

Continuing Catholic Education John Paul II School teaches nearly 200 students from preschool to sixth grade. Like many Catholic students across KELOLAND, once they hit middle school, students must transition to the public school system. Renee Lebrun has two children at John Paul II. She says she likes the fact that they can involve faith […more]

Sioux Falls boy to reunite with stuffed animal at Hy-Vee

Feb 4, 2016 |

Sioux Falls boy to reunite with stuffed animal at Hy-Vee A stuffed monkey is having the adventure of a lifetime as she journeys from Iowa City to reunite with her owner in Sioux Falls on Friday afternoon.See all stories on this topic Stars acquire Peters from Sioux Falls The Lincoln Stars acquired forward Collin Peters […more]

FBI: 1 Dead In Officer-Involved Shooting On Reservation

Feb 4, 2016 |

FBI: 1 Dead In Officer-Involved Shooting On Reservation The FBI says one person is dead and a tribal police officer is injured following a shooting on the Rosebud Indian Reservation in south central South Dakota. FBI spokesman Kyle Loven confirmed the death, but declined to release more details, including names. Loven said the officer was […more]

Some businesses forced to weather the storm

Feb 3, 2016 |

Some businesses forced to weather the storm SIOUX FALLS – Tuesday’s snow storm is all but a memory as many stores in the Sioux Falls area were back in businesses the day after a blizzard …See all stories on this topic City Crews, Sioux Falls Residents Dig Out After Snow Storm Depending on where you live […more]

Crews Respond To Fire At Andover Bar

Feb 3, 2016 |

Crews Respond To Fire At Andover Bar Firefighters battled flames early Wednesday morning at a Day County business. Crews arrived at Andover Bar and Grill at approximately 3 a.m. for a fire. Authorities say the business was destroyed, but firefighters were able to save surrounding buildings. The investigation is ongoing. Erich Schaffhauser is at the […more]

Blizzard Forecast Shuts Down Schools

Feb 2, 2016 |

Blizzard Forecast Shuts Down Schools Strong winds and snow add up to a blizzard warning across northern Iowa and southeast South Dakota. Snow is expected in Iowa this morning, and will move into Sioux Falls by early afternoon. Winds are forecasted to reach 40 miles per hour on Tuesday. Schools are cancelled across the area, […more]

Shrinking learning gaps

Feb 1, 2016 |

Shrinking learning gaps Student success in Sioux Falls public schools can vary depending on a student’s background and income, and a group of community leaders is trying …See all stories on this topic Foot of snow forecast as winter storm bears down on Siouxland SIOUX CITY | Siouxlanders braced Monday for a winter storm that forecasters […more]

Chamber workshop to offer collections strategies

Feb 1, 2016 |

Chamber workshop to offer collections strategies A workshop Tuesday from the Sioux Falls Area Chamber of Commerce will cover payment policies and collection strategies that business can use to …See all stories on this topic Some areas under blizzard warning A winter storm system that’s expected to cause blizzard conditions southeast of Sioux Falls is expected […more]

South Dakota Thinks About Giving Industrial Hemp A Try

Jan 31, 2016 |

South Dakota Thinks About Giving Industrial Hemp A Try 1/28/2016 9:54 AM The South Dakota House Health and Human Services committee voted 9-4 to defer HB 1076 to the 41st day of session, effectively kill… JavaScript is used to provide enhanced functionality for much of KELOLAND.com. For the best experience on this site, please enable JavaScript. Some South Dakota […more]

Jimmy John's Armed Robbery

Jan 31, 2016 |

Jimmy John’s Armed Robbery Police are looking for two men who robbed a Jimmy John’s store late Saturday night. The robbery happened around 10:40 p.m at the sandwich shop near Louise Avenue and West 57th Street. Police said two suspects walked into the store and demanded money. One of the men had a black hand […more]

Car Hits Power Line in Sioux Falls

Jan 30, 2016 |

Car Hits Power Line in Sioux Falls JavaScript is used to provide enhanced functionality for much of KELOLAND.com. For the best experience on this site, please enable JavaScript. A crash at Russell Street and Prairie Avenue have forced police to shut down a major Sioux Falls intersection and it won’t be opening anytime soon. The […more]

Drive's all-star representative headed back after stint with Phoenix Suns

Jan 30, 2016 |

Drive’s all-star representative headed back after stint with Phoenix Suns Besides Brown, three additional players with NBA experience join the East ranks: Jimmer Fredette (Westchester), DeAndre Liggins (Sioux Falls) and …See all stories on this topic Francis D. ‘Dale’ Breuer – Sioux Falls Funeral services are at 11 a.m. Monday at Christ the King Catholic Church […more]

Friday's Scores

Jan 29, 2016 |

Friday’s Scores Dakota Valley 60, Sioux Falls Christian 47. Lemmon 42, Herreid/Selby Area 34. McLaughlin 58, Todd County 43. Menno 48, Corsica/Stickney 34.See all stories on this topic RANKED SIOUX FALLS TOO HOT FOR UMD TO HANDLE ON FRIDAY NIGHT UMD (5-13, 5-10 NSIC) saw eight Bulldogs score including six with at least five points […more]

How the Sioux Falls Skyforce Are Working To Overcome Every Obstacle

Jan 29, 2016 |

How the Sioux Falls Skyforce Are Working To Overcome Every Obstacle Entering the season, there were plenty of reasons to doubt the Sioux Falls Skyforce’s legitimacy as one of the D-League’s top teams. They exited in the …See all stories on this topic $2M year for event center doesn’t factor debt Now the long answer: The […more]

"Very low" chance of Zika virus being transmitted in SD, doctors say

Jan 28, 2016 |

“Very low” chance of Zika virus being transmitted in SD, doctors say … southeastern and southern U.S., said Dr. Wendell Hoffman, a physician with Sanford’s Infectious Disease and Travel Medicine Clinic in Sioux Falls.See all stories on this topic Thursday’s Scores Arlington 50, Dell Rapids St. Mary 30. Sioux Falls O’Gorman 53, Sioux Falls Roosevelt […more]

Great Western reports earnings increase

Jan 28, 2016 |

Great Western reports earnings increase Sioux Falls-based Great Western Bancorp, Inc. reported a 14 percent increase in earnings for its first quarter which ended Dec. 31, 2015. Net income …See all stories on this topic Four-star OT Matt Farniok commits to Nebraska Washington (Sioux Falls, SD) offensive tackle Matt Farniok announced Wednesday night that he has […more]

Event center in the black in 2015

Jan 27, 2016 |

Event center in the black in 2015 The first full calendar year of operations at the Premier Center brought 135 events and 645,000 people to Sioux Falls, helping the $117 million facility …See all stories on this topic “Everywhere I’ve Worked Has Had Break-Ins” “They didn’t find any forced entry all the doors seemed locked,” says […more]

Storm Center Update- Wednesday AM

Jan 27, 2016 |

Storm Center Update- Wednesday AM Temperatures will be warmest on Saturday, with cooler weather setting south on Sunday. Sioux Falls has the best chance of rain and snow on Sunday …See all stories on this topic Sioux Falls man gets 5 years for role in fatal shooting SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – A 19-year-old Sioux Falls […more]

Argument Between Friends Ends In Fatal Fight

Jan 26, 2016 |

Argument Between Friends Ends In Fatal Fight Sioux Falls Police responded to a disturbance call at 10:27 p.m. Monday … Captain Blaine Larsen with Sioux Falls Police said that’s when the fight …See all stories on this topic City officials: Sioux Falls gained 3500 residents in 2015 The Sioux Falls Planning and Building Services department announced […more]

Brewery Plans To Open In Downtown Sioux Falls

Jan 26, 2016 |

Brewery Plans To Open In Downtown Sioux Falls A downtown warehouse will soon be converted into a brewery. In its building permit with the City of Sioux Falls, Remedy Brewery filed to convert a warehouse located at 110 S. Reid St. into a brewery and bar. Previous Story: Remedy Brewing Company’s Cure Remedy Brewing started back […more]

Sioux Falls Police search for missing, endangered teen

Jan 25, 2016 |

Sioux Falls Police search for missing, endangered teen The Sioux Falls Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance in locating Dustin Lee Dog Eagle, 18. He’s being described as a Native …See all stories on this topic Sioux Falls Police searching for endangered missing man The Sioux Falls Police Department is looking for an endangered missing […more]

Monday Munchies at Coffea

Jan 25, 2016 |

Monday Munchies at Coffea Sioux Falls Coffea offers all sorts of drinks, such a coffees, teas to hot chocolates to keep you warm during the cold winter months, but they also offer …See all stories on this topic Icy streets, roads greet motorists Monday morning; snow on the way Traffic flows along Sixth Street on Jan. […more]

Oromo people to march against Ethiopian government

Jan 24, 2016 |

Oromo people to march against Ethiopian government A number of Sioux Falls residents are hoping to bring attention to a crisis that’s occurring in their home country of Ethiopia. The group will gather in …See all stories on this topic Sunday’s sports scoreboard Sunday in Sioux Falls. 125 – Josh Jensen (MARY) dec. Javier Vieyra, 8-6. […more]

High school roundup: Pierre Sweeps field at East/West Duals

Jan 24, 2016 |

High school roundup: Pierre Sweeps field at East/West Duals SIOUX FALLS O’GORMAN 63, RAPID CITY STEVENS 48: The Knights won for the second time this season against the Raiders Saturday in Sioux …See all stories on this topic Birthdays: Gertrude Hulst Gertrude Hulst, of Sioux Falls, will celebrate her 100th birthday on January 28. Greetings may […more]

Man Taken Into Custody After Standoff At SF Apartment Complex

Jan 23, 2016 |

Man Taken Into Custody After Standoff At SF Apartment Complex JavaScript is used to provide enhanced functionality for much of KELOLAND.com. For the best experience on this site, please enable JavaScript. A man was taken into custody Saturday following a standoff lasting several hours that led to the evacuation of a Sioux Falls apartment complex. […more]

#ArgusPreps Hoops Roundup (Jan. 23)

Jan 23, 2016 |

#ArgusPreps Hoops Roundup (Jan. 23) Sioux Falls Washington at Marshall, MN — 3:15 p.m. CT. Milbank Area vs. West Central at Milbank — 2:00 p.m. CT. Sioux Falls Lincoln vs. Sioux City …See all stories on this topic Gov. Daugaard To Stop In Sioux Falls For State Of State Tour Governor Dennis Daugaard will be stopping […more]

USF fights past cold shooting night to beat CSP

Jan 22, 2016 |

USF fights past cold shooting night to beat CSP Fouled out–Concordia-St. Paul-None, Sioux Falls-None. Rebounds–Concordia-St. Paul 33 (Schmitt, Anna 9), Sioux Falls 50 (Knecht, Sam 11).See all stories on this topic Storm forces Grand Rapids Drive to move Sunday’s game to Monday night Grand Rapids Drive forward Devin Ebanks shoots a free throw on Friday […more]

2015 Construction In Mitchell Sets City Record At $44.7M

Jan 22, 2016 |

2015 Construction In Mitchell Sets City Record At $44.7M JavaScript is used to provide enhanced functionality for much of KELOLAND.com. For the best experience on this site, please enable JavaScript. Construction in Mitchell last year set city records. The value of the record 223 building permits issued by the city in 2015 totaled nearly $44.7 […more]

Former Worker Claims South Dakota Developmental Center Unsafe

Jan 21, 2016 |

Former Worker Claims South Dakota Developmental Center Unsafe The South Dakota Developmental Center in Redfield has 140 residents with severe developmental disabilities.  The center has 340 employees, but is short nearly 50 – a big jump since the beginning of 2015 when only 12 positions were open. A counselor who just resigned from his job […more]

Meet The Man Playing Pippin In 'Pippin,' Now Showing In Sioux Falls

Jan 21, 2016 |

Meet The Man Playing Pippin In ‘Pippin,’ Now Showing In Sioux Falls Meet The Man Playing Pippin In ‘Pippin,’ Now Showing In Sioux Falls. Kevin Hurd, KDLT News Today Anchor, k_hurd@kdlt.com. POSTED: 08:30 AM …See all stories on this topic Sioux Falls Toastmasters Help Improve Communication Toastmasters International has thousands of chapters worldwide and helps people […more]

With industry on the road, Huether talks hotel tax

Jan 20, 2016 |

With industry on the road, Huether talks hotel tax Mayor Mike Huether is set to comment on the future of the city’s voluntary $2-per-night hotel room tax Thursday at a press conference in Sioux Falls.See all stories on this topic High risk inmate released in Sioux Falls Sioux Falls, SD (KELO AM) – An inmate […more]

CenturyLink closes Sioux City call center

Jan 20, 2016 |

CenturyLink closes Sioux City call center CenturyLink spokeswoman Nancy DeVinay-McNeley told the Sioux City … In Sioux Falls, CenturyLink added about 35 jobs last year at its downtown …See all stories on this topic The husband of a Sioux Falls woman facing an animal neglect charge for leaving a Siberian husky … SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota […more]

Dakota Layers Back In Business

Jan 19, 2016 |

Dakota Layers Back In Business After being ravaged by the bird flu last spring, a well-known South Dakota poultry house is ready for business. Dakota Layers, north of Flandreau, opened its doors to show off what’s changed. Dakota Layers closed its doors in May, after several of its birds tested positive for the bird flu. […more]

Snowfall to top off around 2.5 inches in Siouxland Tuesday

Jan 19, 2016 |

Snowfall to top off around 2.5 inches in Siouxland Tuesday SIOUX CITY | At least 2.5 inches of snowfall is expected Tuesday, the National Weather Service in Sioux Falls says. Snow began falling early Tuesday …See all stories on this topic Storm Center Update- Tuesday AM Highs will be warmer today, around 17 in Sioux Falls, […more]

Sioux Falls City Council seeks public input on boulevards

Jan 18, 2016 |

Sioux Falls City Council seeks public input on boulevards Sioux Falls, SD With the freezing cold temperatures right now, planting flowers is likely the last thing on your mind. But this Tuesday, the Sioux Falls …See all stories on this topic State seeks input on $9 million in housing dollars The meeting in Sioux Falls will […more]

Spearfish Canyon could become South Dakota's next state park

Jan 18, 2016 |

Spearfish Canyon could become South Dakota’s next state park SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — An area of the northern Black Hills that architect Frank Lloyd Wright once called more miraculous than the Grand Canyon …See all stories on this topic Two arrested after five-hour standoff in Sioux Falls SIOUX FALLS – An early-morning standoff ended peacefully […more]

Cold drives up business for select shops

Jan 17, 2016 |

Cold drives up business for select shops SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – If it’s not necessary, people really shouldn’t go outside when the temperatures are below zero. And because of that, the cold is …See all stories on this topic Man Ships Sioux Falls Bus To Africa But for one Sioux Falls man who grew up in […more]

Fire Crews In Mobridge Battling Second Fire In One Week

Jan 17, 2016 |

Fire Crews In Mobridge Battling Second Fire In One Week For the second time in a week, firefighters in Mobridge are battling another fire. Smoke was coming from West Side Meat in a fire that was reported at about 4:15 Saturday afternoon. Mobridge authorities have blocked off the area to allow firefighters to work the […more]

Saturday's Scores

Jan 16, 2016 |

Saturday’s Scores Sioux Falls Washington 63, Brookings 57. Tiospa Zina Tribal 60, Britton-Hecla 57. Upton, Wyo. 69, Edgemont 28. Watertown 67, Yankton 55.See all stories on this topic MBB: Late Rally by USF Falls Short in 73-68 Loss to NSU; Hurtt Scores 25 ABERDEEN, S.D. – The University of Sioux Falls Men’s Basketball Team (10-8, […more]

Check Fire Extinguishers In Home

Jan 16, 2016 |

Check Fire Extinguishers In Home JavaScript is used to provide enhanced functionality for much of KELOLAND.com. For the best experience on this site, please enable JavaScript. Firefighters in Rapid City are reminding everyone to check to see that their extinguishers are, in fact, full after responding to a fire at a home in Weston Heights […more]

MSUM Women Edge Sioux Falls

Jan 15, 2016 |

MSUM Women Edge Sioux Falls MSUM ATHLETICS A strong effort on the defensive end propelled the Minnesota State University Moorhead women’s basketball team to a thrilling …See all stories on this topic WBK: MSU-Moorhead Edges Sioux Falls 53-52 MOORHEAD, Minn. – University of Sioux Falls Women’s Basketball suffered a hard-fought 53-52 loss at MSU Moorhead on […more]

DOC: High-Risk Inmate To Be Released Next Week

Jan 15, 2016 |

DOC: High-Risk Inmate To Be Released Next Week Authorities are notifying the public about the pending release of a state prison inmate. The state Department of Corrections says 47-year-old Michael Ontiveros is expected to be released at the end of his sentence on Wednesday, Jan. 20. Ontiveros is serving a 5-year sentence for third-degree burglary […more]

District's fast response to gun arrest at Lincoln High School

Jan 14, 2016 |

District’s fast response to gun arrest at Lincoln High School Sioux Falls, SD A Lincoln High School student is in custody, charged with bringing a stolen handgun to school. The Sioux Falls School District says no …See all stories on this topic Sioux Falls wedding photo goes viral Maddie Peschong only took up wedding photography in […more]

Alan Rickman, Star Of Stage And 'Harry Potter' Dies At 69

Jan 14, 2016 |

Alan Rickman, Star Of Stage And ‘Harry Potter’ Dies At 69 1/12/2016 11:50 AM failed to negotiate a turn early Tuesday and the car she was driving hit a light pole. JavaScript is used to provide enhanced functionality for much of KELOLAND.com. For the best experience on this site, please enable JavaScript. British actor Alan […more]

Arrest Made Following Robbery, Lockdowns

Jan 13, 2016 |

Arrest Made Following Robbery, Lockdowns It’s been a tense day in a handful of South Dakota counties. The information is still coming together, but here’s what we can tell you. It all started when someone stole a large amount of ammunition from the Dakotamart in Pierre Wednesday morning. Shortly after the theft, our KELOLAND News […more]

Mid-week warm up, then back to frigid temperatures in Siouxland

Jan 13, 2016 |

Mid-week warm up, then back to frigid temperatures in Siouxland … mid-week warm up in Siouxland, temperatures will plummet again to bitter cold conditions this weekend, the National Weather Service in Sioux Falls …See all stories on this topic Sioux Falls good for EP basketball business GIRLS BASKETBALL Sioux Falls good for EP basketball business …. […more]

Daugaard Presents Education Plan, Democrats Respond

Jan 12, 2016 |

Daugaard Presents Education Plan, Democrats Respond Governor Dennis Daugaard is proposing a sales tax increase to raise money for higher teacher pay. Daugaard presented his plan in a speech before state lawmakers Tuesday. His plan calls for a half-cent sales tax increase. He says the increase should raise more than enough money to raise the average […more]

Coach Gary Munsen Dies At Age 72

Jan 12, 2016 |

Coach Gary Munsen Dies At Age 72 A South Dakota coaching legend has passed away. Longtime coach Gary Munsen, 72, died Tuesday morning. He coached boys basketball for 46 years, most of those for the Mitchell Kernels. In 39 years as Mitchell’s coach, he led the boys team to the state tourney 34 times. According […more]

University of Sioux Falls Women's Basketball game goes viral

Jan 11, 2016 |

University of Sioux Falls Women’s Basketball game goes viral Sioux Falls, SD Friday night’s University of Sioux Falls Women’s Basketball game is going viral for an incredible last second shot that ended up not …See all stories on this topic Powder House Rd. vote won’t happen in 2016 Sioux Falls voters won’t have to choose between […more]

Iconic Singer David Bowie Dies At 69

Jan 11, 2016 |

Iconic Singer David Bowie Dies At 69 David Bowie, the other-worldly musician who broke pop and rock boundaries with his creative musicianship, nonconformity, striking visuals and a genre-spanning persona he christened Ziggy Stardust, died of cancer Sunday. He was 69 and had just released a new album. Bowie, whose hits included “Fame,” ”Heroes” and “Let’s […more]

NSIC says Sioux Falls women's basketball shouldn't have gotten technical but won't reverse result

Jan 10, 2016 |

NSIC says Sioux Falls women’s basketball shouldn’t have gotten technical but won’t reverse result The Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference disciplined game officials after a rule misapplication contributed to Sioux Falls losing a women’s …See all stories on this topic Advocacy group gives Sioux Falls bad rating in LGBT equality SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – An LGBT […more]

Local Tournaments Bring People To Sioux Falls

Jan 10, 2016 |

Local Tournaments Bring People To Sioux Falls From youth basketball to Division One volleyball, tournaments and games bring people from all around the region to Sioux Falls. Sanford Sports …See all stories on this topic Sioux Falls moviegoers react to ‘The Revenant’ For some Sioux Falls residents who braved the bitter cold to see “The Revenant” […more]

Technical foul nixes Sioux Falls' buzzer-beating victory

Jan 9, 2016 |

Technical foul nixes Sioux Falls’ buzzer-beating victory SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — When Sioux Falls senior guard Taylor Varsho nailed a 30-foot three-pointer at the buzzer to give the Cougars an apparent …See all stories on this topic Technical foul nixes Sioux Falls’ buzzer-beating victory SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – When Sioux Falls senior guard Taylor […more]

Sioux Falls Standoff Ends

Jan 9, 2016 |

Sioux Falls Standoff Ends A five hour-long standoff ended early Saturday morning in southwest Sioux Falls. Friday night, police and the SWAT Team surrounded a residence near the 4800 block of South Equity Drive where a roommate reported being threatened by the 34-year-old suspect with a bow and arrow. The suspect  refused to talk to […more]

Sioux Falls Police peer support team offers help for officers

Jan 8, 2016 |

Sioux Falls Police peer support team offers help for officers It’s why the Sioux Falls Police Department started a peer support group for officers to know they have someone to reach out and talk to about the …See all stories on this topic Plows To Clear Snow From Sioux Falls Streets Throughout Weekend Be careful where […more]

Marco's Pizza opens second Sioux Falls location

Jan 8, 2016 |

Marco’s Pizza opens second Sioux Falls location Marco’s Pizza has opened its second Sioux Falls store. The new restaurant is in a retail center at 41st Street and Sycamore Avenue. Marco’s also …See all stories on this topic Sioux Falls store robbed A northern Sioux Falls convenience store was robbed Thursday night. At 10:32 p.m., the […more]

The 911 Call Reporting Westerhuis Fire

Jan 7, 2016 |

The 911 Call Reporting Westerhuis Fire KELOLAND News has obtained the 911 call that came in to Charles Mix County reporting the fire at the Westerhuis compound south of Platte. Our KELOLAND News investigation has new details on that call as well as how the Westerhuis’ alarm system was set up.  It took KELOLAND’s Angela […more]

Sioux Falls Schools Seek Public Help

Jan 7, 2016 |

Sioux Falls Schools Seek Public Help You can have a say in the next five years of your child’s education. The Sioux Falls School District is going to the public for input on its next Strategic …See all stories on this topic Suspect arrested for stolen gun, drugs in Sioux Falls Darious Johnson of Sioux Falls […more]

Suspect Sought In Nebraska Manhunt Hospitalized

Jan 6, 2016 |

Suspect Sought In Nebraska Manhunt Hospitalized A release from the FBI says they are investigating a shooting on the Santee Reservation which took place after federal and tribal officials were attempting to take a wanted party into custody. The subject, David Hoffman, who was armed at the time, refused to surrender peacefully and allegedly shot […more]

Car damaged in Sioux Falls garage fire

Jan 6, 2016 |

Car damaged in Sioux Falls garage fire A car was seriously damaged in a garage fire Wednesday morning in northwest Sioux Falls. The fire was reported at 4228 N. Jans Drive just before 7 …See all stories on this topic Downtown outdoor music venue nearing reality in Sioux Falls SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Outdoor concerts […more]

Sioux Falls Breaks Another Building Record

Jan 5, 2016 |

Sioux Falls Breaks Another Building Record It was another record setting year for building in Sioux Falls. City officials show off the numbers that are up and explain why you shouldn’t be …See all stories on this topic Sioux Falls Business Journal – January 5th, 2016 SIOUX FALLS – This week’s cover story in the Sioux […more]

Sioux Falls Police respond to rollover accident

Jan 5, 2016 |

Sioux Falls Police respond to rollover accident SIOUX FALLS (KELO AM) – Sioux Falls Police was dispatched to a rollover accident at 18th Street and Menlo Ave at approximately 2:42am.See all stories on this topic Woman charged with DWI after rollover in Sioux Falls A Sioux Falls woman was charged and taken to a hospital […more]

SF lacks on LGBT protections, report says

Jan 4, 2016 |

SF lacks on LGBT protections, report says The city of Sioux Falls hasn’t moved the dial toward equality for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people in three years, according to a leading …See all stories on this topic What we know about the SC murder suspect killed in Sioux Falls A South Carolina man wanted for […more]