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Sioux Falls police searching for suspect after armed robbery

Feb 21, 2018 |

Sioux Falls police searching for suspect after armed robbery SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KSFY) – Authorities are looking for a suspect they say robbed a victim then drove off. The victim was walking alongside S. Minnesota Avenue near the intersection with 37th Street when they were approached by a lone subject in a blue sedan. Police […more]

After icy Monday, Siouxland braces for round two

Feb 19, 2018 |

After icy Monday, Siouxland braces for round two SIOUX CITY — Siouxland braced for another round of wintry precipitation late Monday after icy conditions that morning shut down schools, canceled … The entirety of Siouxland continues under a winter weather advisory through noon Tuesday, according to the National Weather Service in Sioux Falls.See all stories […more]

Cougars get 18th win as Evans has big night against Concordia

Feb 17, 2018 |

Cougars get 18th win as Evans has big night against Concordia SIOUX FALLS – On a history-making night, the University of Sioux Falls Men’s Basketball Team (18-9, 13-8 NSIC), led by junior guard Trevon Evans with 35 points, continued its last season surge with a 79-68 Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference victory over Concordia St. Paul […more]

Pheasant Fest expected to attract more than 20000 visitors to Sioux Falls

Feb 16, 2018 |

Pheasant Fest expected to attract more than 20000 visitors to Sioux Falls SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KSFY) – Thousands of people are expected to flock to Sioux Falls this weekend for the annual Pheasant Fest and Quail Classic, but it’s the first time the city has hosted the event and it’s the largest convention to ever […more]

Summit Championships in SF Could Have Big Benefits

Feb 15, 2018 |

Summit Championships in SF Could Have Big Benefits There were no flights, no layovers, no delays, but more importantly to have another primer event in Sioux falls speaks a lot for Sioux Falls” … up here and to swim my whole life, and then to have such a high event here it just means a […more]

New 180-unit apartment complex in southeast Sioux Falls highlights 'plenty' of parking

Feb 15, 2018 |

New 180-unit apartment complex in southeast Sioux Falls highlights ‘plenty’ of parking A 180-unit under construction in southwest Sioux Falls will have a lot of amenities increasingly found in Sioux Falls. But Huntington Village Apartments has one more amenity to highlight: Parking. Lots of parking. “One of the biggest complaints I hear with new multi-family […more]

Pheasant Fest 2018 fan guide: How to hunt down exhibits

Feb 14, 2018 |

Pheasant Fest 2018 fan guide: How to hunt down exhibits An orange-clad army of bird hunters and upland conservationists will invade Sioux Falls this weekend. The National Pheasant Fest & Quail Classic, the country’s largest upland hunting show, is coming to the Denny Sanford Premier Center on Friday through Sunday. In South Dakota, “upland” means …See […more]

Sioux Falls top-10 employers led by growing health care workforce

Feb 13, 2018 |

Sioux Falls top-10 employers led by growing health care workforce The healthcare industry continues to dominate the employment scene in the Sioux Falls region, adding hundreds of workers over the past year. Data collected by the Sioux Falls Business Journal shows Sanford Health and Avera Health kept their top spots, respectively, in a ranking of […more]

A frigid Monday, but relief is on its way

Feb 12, 2018 |

A frigid Monday, but relief is on its way SIOUX CITY — A cold blast from southern Canada will keep Siouxland chilly on Monday. … high of 14 degrees is a good 20 degrees below the 34 degrees which is typical this time of the year,” Brad Adams, the observing program leader at the National […more]

One dead after stabbing in Sioux Falls on Saturday night

Feb 11, 2018 |

One dead after stabbing in Sioux Falls on Saturday night One person is dead and another hospitalized after a stabbing Saturday night in Sioux Falls. Police were called to the 1900 block of W. 42nd Street at 9:21 p.m. after a report of a stabbing, Sgt. Scott Van Roekel said in a news release. A […more]

2017 Report: Drug Activity Up and Overall Crime Rate Down in Sioux Falls

Feb 9, 2018 |

2017 Report: Drug Activity Up and Overall Crime Rate Down in Sioux Falls SIOUX FALLS, S.D.– Murder and drugs are on the rise in Sioux Falls according to the city’s latest crime report. These crimes are increasing as Sioux Falls continues to grow. In 2017 police handled nearly 3,000 drug cases, 220 more than in […more]

Another inch of snow possible Friday evening

Feb 9, 2018 |

Another inch of snow possible Friday evening SIOUX CITY — After 2.4 inches of snow fell on Thursday, more snow is expected to be on the way Friday. Brad Adams, a meteorologist with the Sioux Falls National Weather Service, said another band of snow is expected to arrive in Sioux City Friday afternoon and linger […more]

Argus Leader Snow Cam: 2/8

Feb 8, 2018 |

Argus Leader Snow Cam: 2/8 Here’s a look at the intersection of Minnesota Avenue and 10th Street in Sioux Falls from the Argus Leader Snow Cam. Sioux Falls Weather: Snow alert issued for Sioux Falls · Sioux Falls could get 3-4 inches of snow tonight. CONNECTTWEETLINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE. Read or Share this …See all stories on this topic […more]

Administration building contractor asks for $350K change order

Feb 7, 2018 |

Administration building contractor asks for $350K change order The contractor building Sioux Falls’ new city administration building this week asked City Councilors to sign off on changes to the project plans valuing nearly $350,000. Sue Quanbeck-Etten, director of the city’s Central Services Department overseeing construction, said in an email Wednesday the …See all stories on this […more]

From the Heart: Sioux Falls survival guide for Valentine's Day

Feb 7, 2018 |

From the Heart: Sioux Falls survival guide for Valentine’s Day As Valentine’s Day approaches, the scramble has begun to plan the perfect date. A dozen roses? Candlelit dinner? Gift card to Target? What timely present can adequately express your affection? If you’re having trouble planning a romantic Valentine’s Day, here are a few suggestions that […more]

Tale of 'The Tiger': How did Tobias Ritesman of Global Aquaponics end up in handcuffs?

Feb 6, 2018 |

Tale of ‘The Tiger’: How did Tobias Ritesman of Global Aquaponics end up in handcuffs? A Sioux Falls businessman who calls himself “The Tiger” is now facing federal wire and mail fraud charges. How did Tobias Ritesman, and the company he created, Global Aquaponics, go from bragging about his new business from a swanky downtown […more]

'Captain of my own ship': Why a long-time employee decided to strike off on her own

Feb 6, 2018 |

‘Captain of my own ship’: Why a long-time employee decided to strike off on her own For decades, Rhonda Kemmis worked for someone else. It went well. Kemmis carved out a three-decade career as an adviser on leadership and work, first for Sioux Falls Public Schools and then for Avera McKennan Hospital. But there was […more]

LISTEN: City Informational Meeting potpourri

Feb 5, 2018 |

LISTEN: City Informational Meeting potpourri SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO.com) — It was a usual Tuesday City Council Informational Meeting–only on Monday. Tuesday’s meetings were moved to Monday to accomadate Councilors who wished to attend meetings in Pierre Tuesday and Wednesday. Meanwhile, Councilors heard a number of reports.See all stories on this topic Scholar of the […more]

Feeding South Dakota holds Valentine's Day fundraiser

Feb 5, 2018 |

Feeding South Dakota holds Valentine’s Day fundraiser Each week, the BackPack Program provides more than 3,100 weekend food packages to children in Sioux Falls and ten surrounding communities. The program is partially funded through the Sioux Empire United Way and costs more than $500,000 each year to operate in Sioux Falls. Individual donors …See all stories […more]

Freshman swimmers shine for Coyotes

Feb 4, 2018 |

Freshman swimmers shine for Coyotes SIOUX FALLS | Freshmen from South Dakota’s men’s swimming and diving teams made splashes during the weekend at the Coyote Invitational, held at Sioux Falls’ Midco Aquatic Center. Freshman Mark Vanderzee won three events, the 400 individual medley (4:13.33), the 500 freestyle (4:40.79) and …See all stories on this topic Bill […more]

No. 1 Sioux Falls Christian rallies for win over No. 3 Sioux Valley

Feb 3, 2018 |

No. 1 Sioux Falls Christian rallies for win over No. 3 Sioux Valley No. 1 Sioux Falls Christian remained unbeaten, rallying from a 12-point deficit to take out No. 3 Sioux Valley 76-69 Saturday night at the Pentagon. Lincoln Unruh led the Chargers, pouring in a game-high 31 points, adding four assists and a couple […more]

One injured in Friday morning crash

Feb 2, 2018 |

One injured in Friday morning crash One person was injured in a Friday morning car crash in western Sioux Falls. The driver of an SUV collided with a truck near West 12th Street and Lakeside Drive around 7:30 a.m. Both vehicles spun out of control after the impact and landed near a house. One witness […more]

Sioux Falls Man Creates Nationwide Cancer Survivor Network

Jan 31, 2018 |

Sioux Falls Man Creates Nationwide Cancer Survivor Network Matt Ellefson was diagnosed with lung cancer and given 8 months to live. Eight years later, Matt is still here. He used those years to change the way patients all over the country fight cancer. He’s given people diagnosed with the disease two precious gifts. The gift […more]

Concerned about craft beer bill, distributors bring their own

Jan 31, 2018 |

Concerned about craft beer bill, distributors bring their own South Dakota beer distributors said this week a proposal aimed at letting craft brewers sell their beer directly to stores and restaurants gives them unfair advantages over other players in the beer industry. Senate Bill 169, put forth by Gov. Dennis Daugaard’s office, would boost the […more]

New technology makes Sioux Falls building inspectors more efficient

Jan 29, 2018 |

New technology makes Sioux Falls building inspectors more efficient The software is used by 11 different City of Sioux Falls departments and divisions. It is used to conduct business functions such as permitting, inspecting, professional and business licensing, land development, and code enforcement. The City said the system contains more than 1.5 million records …See all […more]

Buffalo Wild Wings is hiring for its new Sioux Falls location

Jan 29, 2018 |

Buffalo Wild Wings is hiring for its new Sioux Falls location The “now hiring” sign is up outside the Buffalo Wild Wings under construction in northeastern Sioux Falls. The restaurant in Dawley Farms Village is looking for aspiring restaurant workers, including an open management position with a salary of up to $60,000. Like the city’s […more]

Tapio declares for US House race

Jan 28, 2018 |

Tapio declares for US House race WATERTOWN, S.D. (KELO.com) — A third Republican has formally declared for the U.S. House seat being vacated by Rep. Kristi Noem. State Sen. Neal Tapio of Watertown sent out a media release late tonight formally declaring that he is running. He will have a series of announcements around the …See […more]

OUR OPINION: Proposal holds promise for meeting Tyson parking need

Jan 28, 2018 |

OUR OPINION: Proposal holds promise for meeting Tyson parking need … to the future of our community’s signature entertainment venue. Lack of parking became a more-acute problem due to increased competition from the Pinnacle Bank Arena, which opened in Lincoln, Nebraska, in 2013, and the Denny Sanford Premier Center, which opened in Sioux Falls, South […more]

Evans sinks clutch shot late to lift Sioux Falls to victory against the Dragons

Jan 27, 2018 |

Evans sinks clutch shot late to lift Sioux Falls to victory against the Dragons MOORHEAD—Minnesota State Moorhead was looking to earn its first conference two-game weekend sweep this season, but University of Sioux Falls guard Trevon Evans had other ideas. Evans sank a 3-pointer with 1 second remaining to lift the Cougars to a 70-67 […more]

Valiant Fight but Skyforce Fall at Texas

Jan 26, 2018 |

Valiant Fight but Skyforce Fall at Texas They were seven strong, but fell eight points short as the Sioux Falls Skyforce were outgunned by the Texas Legends 126-118 Thursday night at Dr. Pepper Arena in Frisco Texas. It was the first round of a two-game trip to the Lone Star State. As a team in […more]

Panthers trim Spirit Lake

Jan 25, 2018 |

Panthers trim Spirit Lake Wingert, who recently became the school’s career scoring leader, led the way with 19 points. Rylee Rosenquist added nine points while Madisyn Heeren had eight rebounds and Alyssa Johnson seven for a Dakota Valley team that plays at Sioux Falls Christian on Friday. Jordyn Hamm led Spirit Lake …See all stories on […more]

Take a virtual, fly-through tour of this Sioux Falls architect firm's work

Jan 25, 2018 |

Take a virtual, fly-through tour of this Sioux Falls architect firm’s work A local architecture firm is providing a cool video view of work it’s doing in Mitchell. MSH Architects recently provided a virtual, fly-through look inside the Mitchell Recreation Center, where the firm designed the center’s aquatic improvements. Features included in the improvements include […more]

Citi's working parents will lose on-site daycare in Sioux Falls move

Jan 24, 2018 |

Citi’s working parents will lose on-site daycare in Sioux Falls move A 30-year-old daycare in northern Sioux Falls will be a casualty of Citi’s planned move to a new campus on the other side of the city. For decades, the Bright Horizons Family Care Center has provided child care for employees of Citi and Sanford […more]

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]

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]

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]

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]

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]

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]

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]

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]

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]

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]

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]

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]

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]

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]

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]

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]

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]

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]

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]

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]

Global Aquaponics, Tobias Ritesman hit with nearly $400000 judgment

Dec 12, 2017 |

Global Aquaponics, Tobias Ritesman hit with nearly $400000 judgment Attorney Jason Krause, who was named in Stoltenburg’s judgment as the registered agent for Global Aquaponics, did not return a message left at his Sioux Falls law office. In an email, Ritesman said the judgement was awarded without notice. “If Mr. Selberg took a judgment against […more]

New I-90 Interchange to drive east Sioux Falls growth

Dec 11, 2017 |

New I-90 Interchange to drive east Sioux Falls growth A massive Sioux Falls road project more than a decade in the making is about to become a reality. According to SiouxFalls.Business, the long-awaited connection between Highway 100 and Interstate 90 will start construction next month after a winning bid came in just under its estimated […more]

South Bay Lakers Down Sioux Falls Skyforce In Overtime

Dec 9, 2017 |

South Bay Lakers Down Sioux Falls Skyforce In Overtime EL SEGUNDO – For the second game in a row, the South Bay Lakers came back from a fourth quarter deficit and grabbed an overtime victory. South Bay (10-2) beat the Sioux Falls Skyforce (6-7) by a final score of 139-135 on Friday night behind a […more]

SD Soybean Yield Contest recognizes farmers for high yields

Dec 8, 2017 |

SD Soybean Yield Contest recognizes farmers for high yields SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Soybean growers from across South Dakota were recognized for winning yields during the 2017 South Dakota Soybean Yield Contest awards ceremony on December 6 during the annual Soybean Recognition Banquet in Sioux Falls. Additional Articles Recommended by Agweek.See all stories on this […more]

Deal: Players to watch in SD hoops this season

Dec 7, 2017 |

Deal: Players to watch in SD hoops this season Cole Bergan, Aberdeen Central: The 6-foot-7 senior power forward fueled the Golden Eagles cinderella-esque run at the state tournament last season, falling to Sioux Falls O’Gorman 69-57 in the championship. The first-team all-stater has the talent around him to make another deep run this season.See all […more]

Sioux Falls Official Seeks Apology Over Project Testimony

Dec 7, 2017 |

Sioux Falls Official Seeks Apology Over Project Testimony Sioux Falls Official Seeks Apology Over Project Testimony. A Sioux Falls city councilor is calling on the chairman and the mayor to apologize after they cut off public testimony before votes were cast on a $50-million mixed-use parking project. Dec. 7, 2017, at 9:48 a.m.. Sioux Falls […more]

New chief of staff appointed for Sioux Falls VA Health Care System

Dec 6, 2017 |

New chief of staff appointed for Sioux Falls VA Health Care System SIOUX FALLS — The Sioux Falls VA Health Care System announces the appointment of Timothy L. Pendergrass, MD as Chief of Staff effective January 21, 2018. Dr. Pendergrass is a retired Colonel with over 34 years of active duty military service, first with […more]

Work continues on Sioux Falls City Administration building

Dec 5, 2017 |

Work continues on Sioux Falls City Administration building That is according to project leaders who provided an update to the city council Tuesday afternoon. Right now work includes the building’s exterior, like installing brick and quartzite panels. Crews are on-track and on-budget and plan to have the building complete by May. The $21 million investment […more]

Some Siouxland schools start late Tuesday morning after first snow of season

Dec 5, 2017 |

Some Siouxland schools start late Tuesday morning after first snow of season SIOUX CITY — Snowfall stopped in Siouxland overnight but strong winds remained in the region high Tuesday, producing wind chills in the teens. … airport, 54 mph at Sioux Gateway Airport and 52 mph at the Sheldon and Orange City airport, according to […more]