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Upper Midwest and central Plains bracing for heavy snow, Northeast thaws out

Jan 21, 2018 |

Upper Midwest and central Plains bracing for heavy snow, Northeast thaws out School cancellations, flight delays, and road closures will be likely in Sioux Falls, Sioux City, and Minneapolis. By Tuesday morning, the storm will move into the Great Lakes region and bring a heavy rain threat for the Northeast. The combination of heavy rain, […more]

Police Fatally Shot Knife-Wielding Man In Fairmont

Jan 20, 2018 |

Police Fatally Shot Knife-Wielding Man In Fairmont Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. Terms and Conditions of Use • Privacy Policy • About Our Ads • Advertising Terms and Conditions • For problems with the FCC Public File • Children’s Programming (KELO,KDLO, KPLO, KCLO) • For assistance accessing our FCC online public files (KELO, KDLO, KPLO, KCLO)…See all stories on this topic WBK: Szymanski Scores USF […more]

Trump Blames Democrats For Shutdown

Jan 20, 2018 |

Trump Blames Democrats For Shutdown President Donald Trump is blaming Democrats for the government shutdown – tweeting that they wanted to give him “a nice present” to mark the one-year anniversary of his inauguration. He says Democrats “could have easily made a deal but decided to play Shutdown politics instead.” And as part of a […more]

Family: Tom Petty Died Of Accidental Drug Overdose

Jan 19, 2018 |

Family: Tom Petty Died Of Accidental Drug Overdose His wife and daughter released the results of Petty’s autopsy via a statement on his Facebook page Friday night. Dana and Adria Petty say they got the results from the coroner’s office earlier in the day that the overdose was caused due to a variety of medications. […more]

California Murder Suspect Won't Face Charges In South Dakota

Jan 19, 2018 |

California Murder Suspect Won’t Face Charges In South Dakota Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. Terms and Conditions of Use • Privacy Policy • About Our Ads • Advertising Terms and Conditions • For problems with the FCC Public File • Children’s Programming (KELO,KDLO, KPLO, KCLO) • For assistance accessing our FCC online public files (KELO, KDLO, KPLO, KCLO)…See all stories on this topic Youth Volunteer […more]

Pinterest: Most Popular App In SD

Jan 18, 2018 |

Pinterest: Most Popular App In SD In fact, CenturyLink says South Dakota is the most popular place in the nation for Pinterest. If you’d like to take a look at the most popular app by state, you can find the report here….See all stories on this topic CWR: Augustana Pins SMSU 27-9 SIOUX FALLS, S.D. […more]

Russia Probes Come Up Against Claims Of Executive Privilege

Jan 18, 2018 |

Russia Probes Come Up Against Claims Of Executive Privilege Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. Terms and Conditions of Use • Privacy Policy • About Our Ads • Advertising Terms and Conditions • For problems with the FCC Public File • Children’s Programming (KELO,KDLO, KPLO, KCLO) • For assistance accessing our FCC online public files (KELO, KDLO, KPLO, KCLO)…See all stories on this topic Bill Pay […more]

Drug rips have a deadly history in Sioux Falls

Jan 17, 2018 |

Drug rips have a deadly history in Sioux Falls Police say it was a drug rip that led to Sioux Falls’ first two homicides of 2018. Manuel Frias was arrested Tuesday night after an 11-day search by law enforcement following the deaths of two people. Court documents regarding the Jan. 5 homicides say a meth-deal-turned-robbery […more]

GOP Still Struggling With Trump’s Remarks On Africa

Jan 17, 2018 |

GOP Still Struggling With Trump’s Remarks On Africa Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. Terms and Conditions of Use • Privacy Policy • About Our Ads • Advertising Terms and Conditions • For problems with the FCC Public File • Children’s Programming (KELO,KDLO, KPLO, KCLO) • For assistance accessing our FCC online public files (KELO, KDLO, KPLO, KCLO)…See all stories on this topic 1 Injured In […more]

USF students back from Hawaii after missile strike false alarm

Jan 16, 2018 |

USF students back from Hawaii after missile strike false alarm SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KSFY) – A group of University of Sioux Falls students was in Hawaii over the weekend when the emergency alert system (EAS) was accidentally activated, alerting all on the island that a ballistic missile strike was imminent. KSFY News met the students, […more]

Missile-Alert Error Reveals Uncertainty About How To React

Jan 16, 2018 |

Missile-Alert Error Reveals Uncertainty About How To React Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. Terms and Conditions of Use • Privacy Policy • About Our Ads • Advertising Terms and Conditions • For problems with the FCC Public File • Children’s Programming (KELO,KDLO, KPLO, KCLO) • For assistance accessing our FCC online public files (KELO, KDLO, KPLO, KCLO)…See all stories on this topic Pollock Woman Sentenced […more]

Monday Night Scoreboard – January 15th

Jan 15, 2018 |

Monday Night Scoreboard – January 15th Here are Monday’s results from across KELOLAND. Women’s Basketball Northern State 94 vs. Presentation 54 High School Basketball South Dakota BOYS BASKETBALL Harrisburg 63, Sioux Falls Roosevelt 53 Dakota Valley Conference Tournament First Round Dell Rapids St. Mary 70, Lake Preston 68, 3OT Oldham-Ramona/Rutland 46, Deubrook Area 41 GIRLS […more]

Below zeros wind chills will keep Siouxland frigid for the start of the workweek

Jan 15, 2018 |

Below zeros wind chills will keep Siouxland frigid for the start of the workweek SIOUX CITY | Bundle up on Monday as Sioux City’s daytime high will have a problem making it past zero. “A 15 – 20 mph north/northwest wind will keep things blustery,” Matt Dux, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in […more]

Trump Says Program To Protect ‘Dreamers’ Is ‘Probably Dead’

Jan 14, 2018 |

Trump Says Program To Protect ‘Dreamers’ Is ‘Probably Dead’ President Donald Trump said Sunday that a program that protects immigrants who were brought to the U.S. illegally as children is “probably dead,” casting a cloud over already tenuous negotiations just days before a deadline on a government funding deal that Democrats have tied to immigration. […more]

Trump Disputes Newspaper Quote About His Relationship With North Korea

Jan 14, 2018 |

Trump Disputes Newspaper Quote About His Relationship With North Korea President Donald Trump is disputing a quote attributed to him during a newspaper interview about relations with North Korea’s leader. The Wall Street Journal on Thursday quoted Trump as saying: “I probably have a very good relationship with Kim Jong Un.” Trump tweeted Sunday: “The […more]

PREP WRESTLING: Woodbury Central wins WVC tourney

Jan 13, 2018 |

PREP WRESTLING: Woodbury Central wins WVC tourney Okoboji crowned both Hunter Abrahamson (126) and Blake Abrahamson (132) champions and placed sixth in the team standings with 111.5 points. Hunter Abrahamson won by technical fall, 20-5, over Tae Ellenbecker of Sioux Falls Lincoln in the championship match while Blake Abrahamson pinned …See all stories on this topic […more]

Living with Leukemia: Local girl in need of bone marrow transplant

Jan 13, 2018 |

Living with Leukemia: Local girl in need of bone marrow transplant A former student at Brewster and Lakefield elementary schools, McKhia has lived with her great-aunt, Sara Caven, in Sioux Falls since last August, and is enrolled as a fifth-grader at Hawthorne Elementary. She will return to Sanford Children’s on Monday to begin her next […more]

Noem Reacts To Trump's Use Of Profanity Words In Describing Haiti And African Countries

Jan 12, 2018 |

Noem Reacts To Trump’s Use Of Profanity Words In Describing Haiti And African Countries Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. Terms and Conditions of Use • Privacy Policy • About Our Ads • Advertising Terms and Conditions • For problems with the FCC Public File • Children’s Programming (KELO,KDLO, KPLO, KCLO) • For assistance accessing our FCC online public files (KELO, KDLO, KPLO, KCLO)…See all stories […more]

Cold temperatures will remain in Siouxland until Sunday warm-up

Jan 12, 2018 |

Cold temperatures will remain in Siouxland until Sunday warm-up SIOUX CITY | Cold temperatures are expected to remain in Siouxland through Sunday. Tim Masters, a technician at the Sioux Falls National Weather Service, said Friday’s high temperature will be around 11 degrees, with wind chills between -23 and -13 degrees. “Gonna be pretty cold,” he […more]

South Dakota high school basketball scores for Jan. 11

Jan 11, 2018 |

South Dakota high school basketball scores for Jan. 11 Jack Peterson added 10 points. Alex Glanzer led Lincoln with 17 points and seven rebounds. Christophe Bwanya scored 13 points. Scores. BOYS BASKETBALL. Brandon Valley 68, Pierre 51. Madison 72, Flandreau 55. Oelrichs 69, Crazy Horse 51. Sioux City, East, Iowa 62, Sioux Falls Lincoln 57.See […more]

Executives Indicted for Fish Farm Investment Fraud

Jan 11, 2018 |

Executives Indicted for Fish Farm Investment Fraud SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Two executives of a company with plans to build an aquaponics farm in Brookings have been indicted on wire and mail fraud. Federal prosecutors say Tobias Ritesman and Timothy Burns misled potential investors about the viability of Global Aquaponics. An indictment says …See all […more]

Sports briefs

Jan 10, 2018 |

Sports briefs Defensively, he was noted as one of the best in the country in college and earned significant praise during his time with Sioux Falls,” said Wild Things general manager Steve Zavacky. “We feel we can tap into his aggressiveness offensively, but he has shown a knack for being a persistent table setter …See all […more]

Xcel Energy Sending Crews To Help In Puerto Rico

Jan 10, 2018 |

Xcel Energy Sending Crews To Help In Puerto Rico Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. Terms and Conditions of Use • Privacy Policy • About Our Ads • Advertising Terms and Conditions • For problems with the FCC Public File • Children’s Programming (KELO,KDLO, KPLO, KCLO) • For assistance accessing our FCC online public files (KELO, KDLO, KPLO, KCLO)…See all stories on this topic Bannon Out […more]

Tuesday Night Scoreboard – January 9th

Jan 9, 2018 |

Tuesday Night Scoreboard – January 9th Here are Tuesday’s results from across KELOLAND. Men’s Basketball Dakota State 79 vs. Mount Marty 64 Women’s Basketball Mount Marty 82 vs. Dakota State 75 High School Gymnastics Madison 134.15 vs. Vermillion 125.35 High School Wrestling Tri-Valley Quadrangular Tri-Valley 37, Dakota Valley 36 Elk Point-Jefferson 32, Tri-Valley 3 West […more]

Judge Postpones ‘Bachelor’ Star’s Fatal Accident Trial

Jan 9, 2018 |

Judge Postpones ‘Bachelor’ Star’s Fatal Accident Trial The January trial for an Iowa farmer-turned-reality television star charged with leaving the scene of a fatal accident last year has been rescheduled. Chris Soules who appeared on “The Bachelor” and “Dancing With The Stars” had been scheduled to face a jury trial on Jan. 18. On Monday, […more]

Sioux Falls lawyer becomes new US Attorney for South Dakota

Jan 8, 2018 |

Sioux Falls lawyer becomes new US Attorney for South Dakota Ronald Parsons Jr. was sworn in at a brief ceremony in Sioux Falls and began his duties immediately, his office said in a release. As U.S. Attorney, Parsons is the chief law enforcement officer responsible for prosecuting and defending U.S. interests in South Dakota. He […more]

Rapid City Planning $7 Million Expansion Of City Landfill

Jan 8, 2018 |

Rapid City Planning $7 Million Expansion Of City Landfill Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. Terms and Conditions of Use • Privacy Policy • About Our Ads • Advertising Terms and Conditions • For problems with the FCC Public File • Children’s Programming (KELO,KDLO, KPLO, KCLO) • For assistance accessing our FCC online public files (KELO, KDLO, KPLO, KCLO)…See all stories on this topic Concealed Carry […more]

Kollbaum leads Huskies to victory

Jan 7, 2018 |

Kollbaum leads Huskies to victory SIOUX FALLS | Presston Kollbaum scored 24 points and grabbed nine rebounds Saturday night while leading Elk Point-Jefferson’s boys basketball team to … SIOUX FALLS O’GORMAN 54, NORTH 34: Michael Statz scored 11 points and added five steals while leading O’Gorman to Saturday night’s win …See all stories on this topic […more]

Warmer through Wednesday, then back to reality

Jan 7, 2018 |

Warmer through Wednesday, then back to reality SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO.com) — The saying goes, if you don’t like the weather (or even if you do), it will change. A brief stretch of above normal temperatures begins today, but an abrupt return to winter is on the horizon later this week. Temperatures will be in […more]

Women's basketball: Winona State avenges lone loss with win over Sioux Falls

Jan 6, 2018 |

Women’s basketball: Winona State avenges lone loss with win over Sioux Falls Winona State’s Hannah McGlone, middle, takes a shot on Saturday night during the Warriors’ game against Sioux Falls at McCown Gymnasium. … The same young squad who were trying to figure out how to play with each other in their lone loss of […more]

Skyforce Suppresses Iowa with 2nd Half Blitz

Jan 6, 2018 |

Skyforce Suppresses Iowa with 2nd Half Blitz Whatever plans were made during the halftime break were executed flawlessly in the 3rd quarter as the Sioux Falls Skyforce cruised past the Iowa Wolves 128-103 on Friday. After a brief lull in the second period, Sioux Falls (11-13) closed to within 57-45 at the break. Over the […more]

Cardinals ground Crofton

Jan 5, 2018 |

Cardinals ground Crofton Both teams have losses on their respective ledgers to Sioux Falls Lincoln while eight-time state champion Crofton has also lost to O’Neill. South Sioux City rebounded after suffering a pair of losses in the Waverly tournament with a strong second half in a Tuesday win over West. “Crofton is a very well …See […more]

Misery March: Browns Fans Facing Bitter Cold For 0-16 Parade

Jan 5, 2018 |

Misery March: Browns Fans Facing Bitter Cold For 0-16 Parade Despite temperatures forecast in the single digits, thousands of disillusioned fans are expected to attend a parade on Saturday to commemorate — and protest — the historically inept 0-16 season. The “Perfect Season Parade” organizer Chris McNeil’s tongue-in-cheek tweet more than a year ago spawned […more]

Police Investigating Robbery At Super 8 Hotel

Jan 4, 2018 |

Police Investigating Robbery At Super 8 Hotel Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. Terms and Conditions of Use • Privacy Policy • About Our Ads • Advertising Terms and Conditions • For problems with the FCC Public File • Children’s Programming (KELO,KDLO, KPLO, KCLO) • For assistance accessing our FCC online public files (KELO, KDLO, KPLO, KCLO)…See all stories on this topic Police Arrest Man Stuck […more]

Death Penalty Not Sought In Mitchell Man's Murder Trial

Jan 4, 2018 |

Death Penalty Not Sought In Mitchell Man’s Murder Trial Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. Terms and Conditions of Use • Privacy Policy • About Our Ads • Advertising Terms and Conditions • For problems with the FCC Public File • Children’s Programming (KELO,KDLO, KPLO, KCLO) • For assistance accessing our FCC online public files (KELO, KDLO, KPLO, KCLO)…See all stories on this topic Woman Accused […more]

Guebert Scores 25 Points As SDSU Tops Omaha

Jan 3, 2018 |

Guebert Scores 25 Points As SDSU Tops Omaha DISCLAIMER: The views of the author are not necessarily those of this station, its owners, officers, agents or employees. Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. Terms and Conditions of Use • Privacy Policy • About Our Ads • Advertising Terms and Conditions • For problems with the FCC Public File • Children’s Programming (KELO,KDLO, KPLO, KCLO) • […more]

Carbon Monoxide Leak Closes Part Of Mitchell's Main Street

Jan 3, 2018 |

Carbon Monoxide Leak Closes Part Of Mitchell’s Main Street Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. Terms and Conditions of Use • Privacy Policy • About Our Ads • Advertising Terms and Conditions • For problems with the FCC Public File • Children’s Programming (KELO,KDLO, KPLO, KCLO) • For assistance accessing our FCC online public files (KELO, KDLO, KPLO, KCLO)…See all stories on this topic Pro-Government Rallies […more]

Tuesday Night Scoreboard – January 2nd

Jan 2, 2018 |

Tuesday Night Scoreboard – January 2nd Here are Tuesday’s results from across KELOLAND. Women’s Basketball USD 82 vs. NDSU 67 Presentation 90 vs. Nebraska Christian College 66 Men’s Basketball Presentation 101 vs. Nebraska Christian College 95 NBA G League Sioux Falls 108 vs. South Bay 100 High School Gymnastics 1 Watertown 141.650 2 Brookings 138.650 […more]

Black Hills National Cemetery To Get Additional Land

Jan 2, 2018 |

Black Hills National Cemetery To Get Additional Land The U.S. Senate has passed a bill that significantly expands the Black Hills National Cemetery. About 200 acres of land currently held by the Bureau of Land Management will be transferred to the 107-acre national cemetery. The additional land is northwest of the current cemetery along Interstate […more]

St. Paul Family Of 10 Sickened By Carbon Monoxide But OK

Jan 1, 2018 |

St. Paul Family Of 10 Sickened By Carbon Monoxide But OK Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. Terms and Conditions of Use • Privacy Policy • About Our Ads • Advertising Terms and Conditions • For problems with the FCC Public File • Children’s Programming (KELO,KDLO, KPLO, KCLO) • For assistance accessing our FCC online public files (KELO, KDLO, KPLO, KCLO)…See all stories on this topic […more]

Aspiring doctor mysteriously dies on flight home for holidays

Jan 1, 2018 |

Aspiring doctor mysteriously dies on flight home for holidays A medical professional began CPR on the teen as the Delta flight changed course for an emergency landing in Sioux Falls, where paramedics met the plane at the airport but could not revive Gutwa. A cause of death remains under investigation by the Sioux Falls medical […more]

Sioux Falls earns a shootout victory against the Force

Dec 31, 2017 |

Sioux Falls earns a shootout victory against the Force SIOUX FALLS, S.D.—The Sioux Falls Stampede earned a 3-2 shootout victory against the Fargo Force on Sunday in United States Hockey League play at the Denny Sanford Premier Center before 7,435 fans. Ryan Savage and Ty Farmer each scored goals for the Force. Farmer scored at […more]

City Crews Finish Plowing Sioux Falls Streets

Dec 31, 2017 |

City Crews Finish Plowing Sioux Falls Streets Our light blanketing of snow overnight isn’t enough to send plows back onto the streets of Sioux Falls.   Instead, the street department is putting down salt and sand on any trouble spots.   Crews are not applying chemical de-icer because it will only freeze-up in the cold and make […more]

Sioux Falls City Ice Rinks Open For Business

Dec 30, 2017 |

Sioux Falls City Ice Rinks Open For Business We Welcome discussion on KELOLAND News stories but will delete any comments that contain swearing or make threats against others. Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. Terms and Conditions of Use • Privacy Policy • About Our Ads • Advertising Terms and Conditions • For problems with the FCC Public File • Children’s Programming (KELO,KDLO, KPLO, KCLO) […more]

In a rare instance, board rejects loan committee wanted

Dec 30, 2017 |

In a rare instance, board rejects loan committee wanted Win Chill is constructing a plant on 54 acres at Foundation Park from Sioux Falls Development Corporation for storing and distributing refrigerated food. Scott Stern, commissioner for the Governor’s Office of Economic Development, announced Win Chill’s plan May 5. The GOED news release said the …See all […more]

US Rallies To 4-3 Shootout Win Over Canada In Outdoor Game

Dec 29, 2017 |

US Rallies To 4-3 Shootout Win Over Canada In Outdoor Game Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. Terms and Conditions of Use • Privacy Policy • About Our Ads • Advertising Terms and Conditions • For problems with the FCC Public File • Children’s Programming (KELO,KDLO, KPLO, KCLO) • For assistance accessing our FCC online public files (KELO, KDLO, KPLO, KCLO)…See all stories on this topic […more]

Banner Year: Top South Dakota sports stories of 2017

Dec 29, 2017 |

Banner Year: Top South Dakota sports stories of 2017 After decades of false starts and speculation, Little League baseball finally took hold with a charter in Sioux Falls. And what a first year it was. An all-star team of 11- and 12-year-olds swept through the North Dakota/South Dakota district tournament in Rapid City to advance […more]

Waiting list growing at auto shops due to cold weather

Dec 28, 2017 |

Waiting list growing at auto shops due to cold weather SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KSFY) – The cold weather has been taking a toll on cars, and it is keeping mechanics very busy. “We’re probably about a week behind right now,” Don’s Auto owner Fred Dirkson said. If a car breaks down this week, it may […more]

Looking Back: Skoug's Candy Co. downtown promoted quality

Dec 28, 2017 |

Looking Back: Skoug’s Candy Co. downtown promoted quality … new firm, retiring to Arizona in 1947. Emil left Sioux Falls in 1936 for Glendale, Calif. Anton died in 1961, Emil in 1962. Dairyland went on until 1956. Eric Renshaw of Sioux Falls has written the book “Forgotten Sioux Falls” and gives a historical perspective on […more]

CFB: Iowa Rallies To Beat Boston College 27-20 In Pinstripe Bowl

Dec 27, 2017 |

CFB: Iowa Rallies To Beat Boston College 27-20 In Pinstripe Bowl Drake Kulick fought for a 1-yard touchdown run late in the fourth quarter on his only carry of the game and Iowa beat Boston College 27-20 in the frigid Pinstripe Bowl on Wednesday night at Yankee Stadium to snap a five-game bowl losing streak. […more]

American Airlines sorry for accusing pro basketball players of theft

Dec 27, 2017 |

American Airlines sorry for accusing pro basketball players of theft But a black flight attendant accused them of theft and forced them off the plane. Freed says an airline manager apologized to the players and that they later flew first class to Sioux Falls. Chief executive Doug Parker told employees last month that American Airlines […more]

American apologizes to black athletes for theft accusation

Dec 26, 2017 |

American apologizes to black athletes for theft accusation American apologizes to black athletes for theft accusation. Photo: Eric Salard / CC BY-SA 2.0 (MGN Online Photo). American Airlines says it is reviewing why two professional basketball players were removed from a Sioux Falls, S.D.-bound flight on Sunday. Posted: Dec. 26, 2017 9:22 PM. Updated: Dec.See […more]

Man Killed When Van Hit Bus In South Dakota Identified

Dec 26, 2017 |

Man Killed When Van Hit Bus In South Dakota Identified Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. Terms and Conditions of Use • Privacy Policy • About Our Ads • Advertising Terms and Conditions • For problems with the FCC Public File • Children’s Programming (KELO,KDLO, KPLO, KCLO) • For assistance accessing our FCC online public files (KELO, KDLO, KPLO, KCLO)…See all stories on this topic Tales […more]

Deadwood Casino Revenue Down Slightly In 2017

Dec 25, 2017 |

Deadwood Casino Revenue Down Slightly In 2017 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. Terms and Conditions of Use • Privacy Policy • About Our Ads • Advertising Terms and Conditions • For problems with the FCC Public File • Children’s Programming (KELO,KDLO, KPLO, KCLO) • For assistance accessing our FCC online public files (KELO, KDLO, KPLO, KCLO)…See all stories on this topic Gift Card Scammers Continues […more]

High yields in SD soybean yield contest despite challenging growing season

Dec 25, 2017 |

High yields in SD soybean yield contest despite challenging growing season SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — 2017 wasn’t a record year for soybean production in South Dakota, but it was close. Despite a challenging growing season, farmers posted another year of high yields, and those results were evident in this year’s South Dakota Soybean Yield Contest. […more]

Escaped Goat Proves A Tough Capture For Police

Dec 24, 2017 |

Escaped Goat Proves A Tough Capture For Police Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. Terms and Conditions of Use • Privacy Policy • About Our Ads • Advertising Terms and Conditions • For problems with the FCC Public File • Children’s Programming (KELO,KDLO, KPLO, KCLO) • For assistance accessing our FCC online public files (KELO, KDLO, KPLO, KCLO)…See all stories on this topic White Christmas On […more]

Putin Vows To Modernize Russia, Challengers Prepare For Race

Dec 24, 2017 |

Putin Vows To Modernize Russia, Challengers Prepare For Race President Vladimir Putin presented his vision for modernizing Russia on Saturday, while some of his challengers in next March’s presidential vote were formally nominated for the race. Putin is running as an independent candidate, keeping a distance from the top Kremlin party, United Russia, which consists […more]

Two Men Spreading Peace One State at a Time

Dec 23, 2017 |

Two Men Spreading Peace One State at a Time SIOUX FALLS, S.D.- The holiday season is about spreading joy and peace and two out of state men are hoping to bring that message to South Dakotans. It’s a simple gesture touching hands with someone you don’t know and at times it can be uncomfortable, but […more]

Iowa Men defeat Colorado in Sioux Falls

Dec 23, 2017 |

Iowa Men defeat Colorado in Sioux Falls SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Five Hawkeyes scored in double figures to lead the University of Iowa men’s basketball team to an 80-73 neutral site victory over Colorado on Friday night in front of a sold-out, pro-Hawkeye crowd at the Samford Pentagon. Iowa has won four straight games, improving […more]

Sioux Falls Marathon will add 10K in 2018

Dec 22, 2017 |

Sioux Falls Marathon will add 10K in 2018 The Sioux Falls Marathon will be adding several races to its 2018 slate, including a 10K and a 10K team challenge. A release from the Sioux Falls Sports Authority said that in addition to the 2018 Sioux Falls Marathon on Sept. 9, runners will be able to […more]

Bank Midwest President Mary Kay Bates named CEO

Dec 22, 2017 |

Bank Midwest President Mary Kay Bates named CEO Bank Midwest’s president has a new, additional job. Mary Kay Bates, has been named chief executive officer of the bank effective Dec. 21. Bank Midwest has 11 locations in Iowa, Minnesota and South Dakota. The Sioux Falls branch is the bank’s lone location in South Dakota. It […more]

MBK: USD Rolls Past Northland College, 88-42

Dec 21, 2017 |

MBK: USD Rolls Past Northland College, 88-42 DISCLAIMER: The views of the author are not necessarily those of this station, its owners, officers, agents or employees. Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. Terms and Conditions of Use • Privacy Policy • About Our Ads • Advertising Terms and Conditions • For problems with the FCC Public File • Children’s Programming (KELO,KDLO, KPLO, KCLO) • For […more]

Pawlenty Eyes Return To National Stage But In A New GOP Era

Dec 21, 2017 |

Pawlenty Eyes Return To National Stage But In A New GOP Era Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. Terms and Conditions of Use • Privacy Policy • About Our Ads • Advertising Terms and Conditions • For problems with the FCC Public File • Children’s Programming (KELO,KDLO, KPLO, KCLO) • For assistance accessing our FCC online public files (KELO, KDLO, KPLO, KCLO)…See all stories on this […more]

Someone You Should Know: Teen Using Community Service and Show Performance to Change …

Dec 20, 2017 |

Someone You Should Know: Teen Using Community Service and Show Performance to Change … SIOUX FALLS, S.D- An educational organization has sparked a change in a Sioux Falls teenager thanks to a trip he recently took around the world. The experience not only impacted his life but even ignited a career interest he’s long had. […more]

Cardinal Law, Disgraced Figure In Church Abuse Scandal, Dies

Dec 20, 2017 |

Cardinal Law, Disgraced Figure In Church Abuse Scandal, Dies Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. Terms and Conditions of Use • Privacy Policy • About Our Ads • Advertising Terms and Conditions • For problems with the FCC Public File • Children’s Programming (KELO,KDLO, KPLO, KCLO) • For assistance accessing our FCC online public files (KELO, KDLO, KPLO, KCLO)…See all stories on this topic Vast Undercount […more]

Databank Dec. 20: Property transfers

Dec 19, 2017 |

Databank Dec. 20: Property transfers PROPERTY TRANSFERS. The following is a partial list of property transfers from Sept. 29-Oct. 6 on record in the Minnehaha County Equalization Office. Dollar amounts are rounded. Addresses are in Sioux Falls unless noted. · 1317 S. Main Ave., from Joseph J. and Lezlie L. Larsen to Daniel and Allana …See […more]

New community partnership will spur workforce development

Dec 19, 2017 |

New community partnership will spur workforce development SIOUX FALLS — Four state organizations are joining forces to create a new workforce development program designed to benefit students, area businesses … The four core partners — Dakota State University, Southeast Tech, the Sioux Falls School District and the South Dakota Department of Labor and …See all stories […more]

Amtrak Train Derailed On New, Faster Route That Drew Concern

Dec 18, 2017 |

Amtrak Train Derailed On New, Faster Route That Drew Concern A community along the new rail line where an Amtrak train derailed Monday in a deadly crash had tried to stop the project on grounds higher-speed passenger trains would endanger pedestrians and motorists. The city of Lakewood, several miles north of the crash site, went […more]

Year Round Brown Tanning takes over three locations from competition

Dec 18, 2017 |

Year Round Brown Tanning takes over three locations from competition Year Round Brown Tanning Salons has announced it will officially take possession of the three Sun Tan City locations and its current memberships in Sioux Falls. Sun Tan City accounts, outstanding sessions and packages will be transferred to Year Round Brown. Year Round Brown will […more]

Menorah lighting ceremony held at Augustana

Dec 17, 2017 |

Menorah lighting ceremony held at Augustana “This is extremely special to have this in Sioux Falls, and just the fact that we can bring so many people together all for the purpose of adding goodness and kindness is very special to us” Alperowitz Said. This is the largest community menorah lighting ever held in Sioux […more]

A CDC Ban On ‘Fetus’ And ‘Transgender?’ Experts Alarmed

Dec 17, 2017 |

A CDC Ban On ‘Fetus’ And ‘Transgender?’ Experts Alarmed Health leaders say they are alarmed about a report that officials at the nation’s top public health agency are being told not to use certain words or phrases in official budget documents, including “fetus,” ″transgender” and “science-based.” The health community was reacting to a story in […more]

Panthers turn away No. 1 Warner

Dec 16, 2017 |

Panthers turn away No. 1 Warner SIOUX FALLS — A defensive switch and a strong fourth quarter ushered Dakota Valley over top-ranked (B) Warner in the Pentagon Girls Classic on Saturday. The Panthers, trailing by seven entering the final eight minutes, switched to a zone defense, outscored Warner 25-13 and picked up a 59-54 …See all […more]

Moore Tells Supporters ‘Battle Is Not Over’ In Senate Race

Dec 16, 2017 |

Moore Tells Supporters ‘Battle Is Not Over’ In Senate Race Alabama Republican Roy Moore on Friday told supporters that the “battle is not over” in Alabama’s Senate race even though President Donald Trump and others have called on him to concede. Moore sent a fundraising email to supporters asking for contributions to his “election integrity […more]

Man Accused Of Assault During Escape Sentenced To 15 Years

Dec 15, 2017 |

Man Accused Of Assault During Escape Sentenced To 15 Years Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. Terms and Conditions of Use • Privacy Policy • About Our Ads • Advertising Terms and Conditions • For problems with the FCC Public File • Children’s Programming (KELO,KDLO, KPLO, KCLO) • For assistance accessing our FCC online public files (KELO, KDLO, KPLO, KCLO)…See all stories on this topic Former […more]

Looking Back: 10th & Main once home to headstone business

Dec 15, 2017 |

Looking Back: 10th & Main once home to headstone business In June 1897, Godden moved to Sioux Falls and opened a new location in a frame building at the southeast corner of 10th and Main. He was joined in August by Levi W. Ballard, Samuel’s son, who had recently become part of the firm after […more]

Online Boutique Opening Storefront In Southern Sioux Falls

Dec 14, 2017 |

Online Boutique Opening Storefront In Southern Sioux Falls Another online boutique is opening a Sioux Falls storefront. You can check out Klutch Trends on Saturday, December 16 at the Remington Pointe Retail Mall. That’s near the intersection of 69th Street and Western Avenue. The store focuses on women’s fashion, shoes, and beauty products. “I wanted […more]

2 Sentenced For Stealing From Rapid City-Based Nonprofit

Dec 14, 2017 |

2 Sentenced For Stealing From Rapid City-Based Nonprofit Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. Terms and Conditions of Use • Privacy Policy • About Our Ads • Advertising Terms and Conditions • For problems with the FCC Public File • Children’s Programming (KELO,KDLO, KPLO, KCLO) • For assistance accessing our FCC online public files (KELO, KDLO, KPLO, KCLO)…See all stories on this topic Are Google Home […more]

DocuTAP Adds Offices, Employees

Dec 13, 2017 |

DocuTAP Adds Offices, Employees It’s a Sioux Falls company that you likely don’t hear a lot about, but DocuTAP is growing quickly. In fact, the urgent care software company has added two more locations–one in Atlanta and the other in St. Louis. “We’ve enabled physicians to carry their medical record around electronically,” DocuTAP Founder Eric […more]

Sioux Falls, Rapid City to kill dozens of problem deer

Dec 13, 2017 |

Sioux Falls, Rapid City to kill dozens of problem deer SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — The two largest cities in South Dakota are planning to get rid of dozens of problem deer. Deer in urban areas can cause … The Argus Leader reports that Sioux Falls police have received a state permit to kill 50 […more]