Monthly Archives: October 2015

Papilion Tosses Six Touchdowns In USF's Rout At Concordia

Oct 31, 2015 |

Papilion Tosses Six Touchdowns In USF’s Rout At Concordia In cool and overcast conditions, The #10/11 University of Sioux Falls Football Team (8-1, 4-1 NSIC South) heated up Sea Form Stadium in St. Paul on …See all stories on this topic Police Advise People To Stay Safe on Halloween So Sioux Falls police are out deep, […more]

50 years ago a dream came true: Owning a railroad car

Oct 31, 2015 |

50 years ago a dream came true: Owning a railroad car Donald Berg wanted to know what happened to the Sioux Falls teenager who bought his own Pullman car 50 years ago. After reading the email Berg …See all stories on this topic Reva Stengle – Brookings: Nov. 27, 1928 – Oct. 25, 2015 After Harold […more]

No Halloween Tipsy Tow in Sioux Falls this year

Oct 31, 2015 |

No Halloween Tipsy Tow in Sioux Falls this year If you’re feeling buzzed, you probably are over the 0.08 limit and should not drive. “It’s simple: if you’re planning to drink, use public transportation or a …See all stories on this topic Randy Lindemann – Kansas City, Mo.: Aug. 25, 1954 – Oct. 11, 2015 He […more]

Bosworth Will Keep Her Medical License…For Now

Oct 31, 2015 |

Bosworth Will Keep Her Medical License…For Now 10/29/2015 5:40 AM A law enforcement vehicle was seen being towed from the scene. JavaScript is used to provide enhanced functionality for much of KELOLAND.com. For the best experience on this site, please enable JavaScript. Dr. Annette Bosworth can continue to treat patients while her case is reviewed.  […more]

Peters, Stampede Top Phantoms 4-3

Oct 30, 2015 |

Peters, Stampede Top Phantoms 4-3 Sioux Falls, SD—Collin Peters goal with 5:45 remaining in regulation would prove to be the game winner as the Stampede held off the Youngstown …See all stories on this topic Sioux Falls City Council to revisit highway landscaping SIOUX FALLS – Many Sioux Falls homeowners like to lighten adult their sidewalks […more]

Auditor Probe Into GEAR UP Could Go Deeper Into Program

Oct 30, 2015 |

Auditor Probe Into GEAR UP Could Go Deeper Into Program JavaScript is used to provide enhanced functionality for much of KELOLAND.com. For the best experience on this site, please enable JavaScript. A South Dakota state auditor says an inquiry into a federal college-readiness grant wrapped up in an apparent murder-suicide will likely extend deeper into […more]

Attorney General To Update Platte Investigation Next Week

Oct 30, 2015 |

Attorney General To Update Platte Investigation Next Week We could soon have more answers into the September 17 deaths of the Westerhuis family in Platte. Attorney General Marty Jackley says he will hold a news conference to “discuss the law enforcement investigation into the facts and circumstances” surrounding the fire and shooting deaths of the […more]

One Dead And Another Injured In Stabbing

Oct 30, 2015 |

One Dead And Another Injured In Stabbing 10/29/2015 1:35 PM Federal authorities say a Minnesota man is a “person of interest” in the disappearance of Jacob Wetterling, whose mother became a national a… JavaScript is used to provide enhanced functionality for much of KELOLAND.com. For the best experience on this site, please enable JavaScript. A […more]

Taking Helmet Inventory

Oct 29, 2015 |

Taking Helmet Inventory Football is the most popular sport in the country. While the game brings a lot of joy to fans on Friday through Sunday, the physical demands of the game can cause concern. Concussions are a very real risk of the sport these days, yet some experts say the risk can be reduced […more]

Massage therapists: We need enforcement

Oct 29, 2015 |

Massage therapists: We need enforcement Rhanda Heller sounded the alarm bells last week. The licensed massage therapist told the Sioux Falls City Council that unlicensed therapists are at …See all stories on this topic Storm Center Update – Thursday PM Light showers (a few tenths of an inch) will be possible in Sioux Falls and SE […more]

Mom Writes Book After Staying At St. Francis House

Oct 29, 2015 |

Mom Writes Book After Staying At St. Francis House Life looks a lot different for Debbie Krier and her children thanks to the support from the St. Francis House. “I got a job and got some bills paid off and got set up for our new life and it was great,” Krier said. “It’s definitely […more]

Teacher Discusses Task Force Ahead Of Final Meeting

Oct 29, 2015 |

Teacher Discusses Task Force Ahead Of Final Meeting The Blue Ribbon Task Force will hold its final meeting in Pierre Thursday. Members have been looking at issues related to education funding. As a teacher in South Dakota, Steve O’Brien of Watertown High School says education discussion needs to center around student opportunity. “If a principal […more]

Summit League tournament to stay put in Sioux Falls

Oct 28, 2015 |

Summit League tournament to stay put in Sioux Falls The conference seems to think so too as they announced they have excercised a five year option to keep the tournament in Sioux Falls until 2022.See all stories on this topic Summit League, SFSA continue partnership through ’22 Sioux Falls, SD (KELO AM and KWSN) – […more]

Sioux Falls Restaurant To Sell Drive-Thru Sushi

Oct 28, 2015 |

Sioux Falls Restaurant To Sell Drive-Thru Sushi Tokyo Japanese Cuisine is adding a new location at the former location of TacoTime at 26th Street and Sycamore Avenue. The new restaurant will be …See all stories on this topic No cars? No problem for millennials moving downtown It’s not a booming change in the residential culture of […more]

Officials Recover Missing Original State Flag

Oct 28, 2015 |

Officials Recover Missing Original State Flag JavaScript is used to provide enhanced functionality for much of KELOLAND.com. For the best experience on this site, please enable JavaScript. South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley says his office has recovered the original South Dakota state flag that has been missing since January. The Secretary of State’s Office […more]

Donald Trump Holds Rally In Sioux City

Oct 28, 2015 |

Donald Trump Holds Rally In Sioux City He’s been in the political spotlight for months, and now Donald Trump is bringing his message to KELOLAND. On Tuesday, Trump made a stop in Sioux City to try and turn around his recent poll numbers. Trump has been leading almost for months, but that is starting to […more]

Globetrotters plan Sioux Falls show in 90th year

Oct 27, 2015 |

Globetrotters plan Sioux Falls show in 90th year SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — The Denny Sanford Premier Center will again be the site of an appearance by the world famous Harlem Globetrotters who are in …See all stories on this topic Changes in Overtime Pay Could Be Coming to Salaried Workers … the U.S. Department of Labor […more]

Police Presence At Aberdeen School After Threat

Oct 27, 2015 |

Police Presence At Aberdeen School After Threat There is an extra police presence at Aberdeen Central high school following several weeks of investigation into a threat of violence. Earlier in October, Aberdeen Police received an anonymous threat against the school earlier this month and has been investigating it to determine its validity. Previous Story: Aberdeen PD […more]

Sioux Falls man gets 5 years in prison for bank robbery

Oct 27, 2015 |

Sioux Falls man gets 5 years in prison for bank robbery SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – A 45-year-old Sioux Falls man has been sentenced to four years in federal prison for robbing a local bank. Rickey Starks …See all stories on this topic Sioux Falls Humanitarian Awards Recognizes Volunteers The Sioux Falls Human Relations Commission presented […more]

USF Concert Chorale to host benefit concert in Sioux Falls

Oct 27, 2015 |

USF Concert Chorale to host benefit concert in Sioux Falls SIOUX FALLS – The University of Sioux Falls Concert Chorale has a strong tradition of touring, including local, regional, national and international …See all stories on this topic Nelson “Nels” LeVan, 86 In 1971 he moved to Sioux Falls where he and his wife, Lee ran […more]

Drug Charges Filed, Bonds Set In Weekend Shooting

Oct 26, 2015 |

Drug Charges Filed, Bonds Set In Weekend Shooting Sioux Falls Police Dept. Captain Blaine Larsen said the death of the young man did not occur as a result of rage, it was unintentional. “They’re all …See all stories on this topic Sioux Falls Kids Help African Children Kids Against Hunger in Sioux Falls is set to […more]

Whitney: Saunders made impact on Sioux Falls

Oct 26, 2015 |

Whitney: Saunders made impact on Sioux Falls The pain was no less poignant in Sioux Falls, where Saunders spent just one season as Skyforce coach two decades ago but made a favorable …See all stories on this topic Victim of accidental shooting in Sioux Falls identified Police say 21-year-old David Randle Jr., of Sioux Falls, was […more]

New Sanford Health oncologist: Field is 'exploding'

Oct 26, 2015 |

New Sanford Health oncologist: Field is ‘exploding’ We have several organizations with chapters here in Sioux Falls working on those efforts, including the Edith Sanford Breast Foundation, Susan G.See all stories on this topic Businesses opening in east side retail center It’s a second Sioux Falls location for the boutique, which has a store in […more]

Minnesota Timberwolves Coach Flip Saunders Dies Of Cancer

Oct 26, 2015 |

Minnesota Timberwolves Coach Flip Saunders Dies Of Cancer Flip Saunders, the longtime NBA coach who won more than 650 games in nearly two decades and was trying to rebuild the Minnesota Timberwolves as team president, coach and part owner, died Sunday, the team said. He was 60. Saunders was diagnosed with Hodgkins lymphoma in June […more]

One Man Dies In Two Vehicle Crash In Day County

Oct 25, 2015 |

One Man Dies In Two Vehicle Crash In Day County One man is dead after a two-vehicle crash east of Andover, South Dakota.  Around 12:30 a.m Sunday, a 50-year-old man was driving his mini-van eastbound in the right westbound lane on US Highway 12 when it struck an RV traveling westbound in the same lane. […more]

Whatever Happened To: City councilman Kevin Kavanaugh

Oct 25, 2015 |

Whatever Happened To: City councilman Kevin Kavanaugh Former city councilman Kevin Kavanaugh says it is easy to give back in a city he loves. Kavanaugh spent eight years on the Sioux Falls City Council, …See all stories on this topic Man Shot With Pellet Gun After Complaining of Noisy Neighbor A 23-year-old Sioux Falls man was […more]

State High School Cross Country Meets Wrap Up Season

Oct 25, 2015 |

State High School Cross Country Meets Wrap Up Season SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Jebben Keyes had a 22nd place finish for the top Pierre Governor finish Saturday at the boys State Class AA high school cross …See all stories on this topic Sunday Morning Weapons Violation Sioux Falls, SD (KELO AM) – Sioux Falls Police are […more]

Spearfish 3rd at state A boys' XC meet

Oct 25, 2015 |

Spearfish 3rd at state A boys’ XC meet SIOUX FALLS — The Spearfish boys’ cross country team earned third place in the A division at Saturday’s state meet, held at Yankton Trail Park in …See all stories on this topic State cross country: Custer girls, Chance Dooley win state titles In other results, Sioux Falls Lincoln […more]

Amber Alert Canceled For Ottumwa, IA Teen

Oct 24, 2015 |

Amber Alert Canceled For Ottumwa, IA Teen The Amber Alert issued by Iowa authorities for a 13-year-old Ottumwa girl has been canceled. According to the Iowa Department of Transportation, Paige Johnstone and 19-year-old Kevin Ramirez were found safe in Georgia Saturday afternoon. Johnstone left home with Ramirez Saturday. Authorities say Ramirez has a criminal record. […more]

Amber Alert Issued For Ottumwa, IA Teen

Oct 24, 2015 |

Amber Alert Issued For Ottumwa, IA Teen An Amber Alert has been issued by the Iowa State patrol for a missing 13-year-old girl last seen in Ottumwa, Iowa. Paige Johnstone left home with 19-year-old Kevin Ariel Toala Ramirez Saturday. The two of them are in a sexual relationship. Authorities say Ramirez has a criminal record. […more]

Zombie Invasion To Hit Sioux Falls Streets

Oct 24, 2015 |

Zombie Invasion To Hit Sioux Falls Streets The undead will walk the streets of Sioux Falls Saturday, October 24, and you’re invited to join the invasion. The 10th Annual ZombieWalk features a full parade that starts at 5 p.m Saturday. Registration to participate begins at 11 a.m and ends at 4:30 p.m. Zombies must purchase […more]

Sioux Falls Shooting

Oct 24, 2015 |

Sioux Falls Shooting Police are investigating an early morning shooting in northwest Sioux Falls. The shooting happened around 2:30 Saturday morning on West Briggs Drive, which is near the intersection of Benson & Marion Roads. Police say the victim suffered a single gunshot wound and was taken to the hospital.  Detectives have been working the […more]

More homeowners investing in surveillance systems

Oct 23, 2015 |

More homeowners investing in surveillance systems Sioux Falls, SD It was a bad week for break-ins in South Dakota. Thursday, two suspects were photographed in Aberdeen wondering through several …See all stories on this topic Siouxland escapes injuries, major damages as tornadoes move through SIOUX COUNTY, Iowa | A house and barn in separate counties were […more]

Sioux Falls: Scenic Beauty and Culinary Surprises

Oct 23, 2015 |

Sioux Falls: Scenic Beauty and Culinary Surprises Sioux Falls, South Dakota, nicknamed the Heart of America, is centrally located close to most major Midwestern cities. With its stunning waterfalls in …See all stories on this topic SD Rock and Roll inductees announced Other inductees are venues The Broadway Ballroom in Centerville and Teen Town in De […more]

First Look At New South Dakota License Plates

Oct 23, 2015 |

First Look At New South Dakota License Plates South Dakota license plates will get a new look in 2016. The new design will replace one that launched in 2006.  Governor Dennis Daugaard, the Department of Revenue Motor Vehicle Division and the South Dakota Department of Tourism worked together on the updated look. The state says […more]

Sioux Falls water tower that stores 1.5M gallons back online

Oct 23, 2015 |

Sioux Falls water tower that stores 1.5M gallons back online SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A Sioux Falls water tower that stores 1.5 million gallons of water for the southeastern South Dakota city is back online.See all stories on this topic Sioux Falls water tower that stores 1.5M gallons back online after cleaning, painting SIOUX […more]

Project Blue Light Shines In Sioux Falls

Oct 23, 2015 |

Project Blue Light Shines In Sioux Falls It’s almost weekly that you see national headlines of violence towards Law Enforcement Officers. It’s an issue that’s happened in KELOLAND as well.See all stories on this topic Remembering Fallen Law Enforcement Officer Dave Hamilton with Sioux Falls Police has been a part of law enforcement for nearly […more]

Man Arrested On Child Pornography Charges In Sioux Falls

Oct 22, 2015 |

Man Arrested On Child Pornography Charges In Sioux Falls A Sioux Falls man faces child pornography charges after a search recovered pornographic material. Authorities arrested 35-year-old Collin Utterback Thursday in connection to an investigation of child pornography being distributed from Sioux Falls out of state. A search by the Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force […more]

KELO-TV To Give Away 300 HD Antennas

Oct 22, 2015 |

KELO-TV To Give Away 300 HD Antennas When it comes to low-voltage installations, Americom owner Mark Maltaverne is an expert. “It’s definitely picked up a lot recently. We are doing probably as many as 3 to 4 times more antenna installations as we have in the past,” Maltaverne said. Maltaverne has noticed the trend of […more]

Boston bombing survivor advocates for disabilities rights

Oct 22, 2015 |

Boston bombing survivor advocates for disabilities rights SIOUX FALLS – Several groups met in Sioux Falls Wednesday morning to talk about living with a disability and the rights that we all share under the …See all stories on this topic Cops, prosecutors seek end to mass incarceration Sioux Falls Police Chief Matt Burns believes there is […more]

State Suing Former EB-5 Administrator

Oct 21, 2015 |

State Suing Former EB-5 Administrator The State of South Dakota is suing the man and company that used to oversee the EB-5 program.  Court documents name Joop Bollen and his company SDRC Inc.  State leaders say Bollen owes them what could be more than a million dollars. A lawsuit filed in Hughes County claims SDRC […more]

Former Sioux Falls Car Dealer Sentenced

Oct 21, 2015 |

Former Sioux Falls Car Dealer Sentenced Share your Photos, Videos, and Stories on uShare! Click here to get started. JavaScript is used to provide enhanced functionality for much of KELOLAND.com. For the best experience on this site, please enable JavaScript. Attorney general spokesperson Sara Rabern said 38-year-old Joseph Matthew Stanford, of Brandon, was sentenced on […more]

Travel Writer Gets A Taste Of Sioux Falls

Oct 21, 2015 |

Travel Writer Gets A Taste Of Sioux Falls For those who live here or are just visiting, they’ll find there’s no shortage of great places to eat in Sioux Falls. “It’s the first time here, and it’s quite impressive,” writer and travel photojounalist Ron Stern said.   Stern has worked as a photojournalist for the past […more]

Neighbors Talk About Yard Issues

Oct 21, 2015 |

Neighbors Talk About Yard Issues It was an eyesore in the neighborhood. After years of complaints and the owner not picking up the construction materials, the city of Sioux Falls cleaned the yard of a home on north 31st street. Homeowner Chad Carpenter has lived at this home for almost three years. Over that time, […more]

Big Name Acts Give Boost To Local Groups

Oct 20, 2015 |

Big Name Acts Give Boost To Local Groups 10/14/2015 1:45 PM The health care system is creating a hub for its AirMed operations and has purchased the Maverick Air Center and is building another hangar next to it… JavaScript is used to provide enhanced functionality for much of KELOLAND.com. For the best experience on this […more]

More Than $80K Awarded Statewide For Drug Enforcement

Oct 20, 2015 |

More Than $80K Awarded Statewide For Drug Enforcement Money claimed from state drug arrests has been distributed to South Dakota law enforcement agencies. Attorney General Marty Jackley said $81,529 was awarded to ten different departments to use for drug enforcement. Eight sheriff’s offices received funds for the following items: Two police departments also received funding: […more]

Kimball Standoff Suspect Dies In Hospice

Oct 20, 2015 |

Kimball Standoff Suspect Dies In Hospice A Kimball man accused of aiding in the assault of a South Dakota Highway Patrol trooper has died. Attorney general spokeswoman Sara Rabern said charges against Michael London will be dismissed. The 67-year-old London died Friday at a hospice in Sioux Falls. The cause of death was not immediately […more]

Sioux Falls officials increase rates at city's public pools

Oct 20, 2015 |

Sioux Falls officials increase rates at city’s public pools SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – The Sioux Falls City Council has decided to increase rates at the city’s six outdoor pools and its new indoor aquatic center.See all stories on this topic Monday Volleyball round up and scores Corsica/Stickney, 25-14, 25-9, 25-21. Sioux Falls Lincoln def. […more]

A Look Inside Co-Op Natural Foods Renovated Store

Oct 19, 2015 |

A Look Inside Co-Op Natural Foods Renovated Store Share your Photos, Videos, and Stories on uShare! Click here to get started. JavaScript is used to provide enhanced functionality for much of KELOLAND.com. For the best experience on this site, please enable JavaScript. It’s been nearly two years since someone set fire to the Co-Op Natural […more]

Miller Man Faces Sex Trafficking Charge

Oct 19, 2015 |

Miller Man Faces Sex Trafficking Charge A sex trafficking operation in Pierre led to an arrest. Attorney General Marty Jackley said 34-year-old Joseph Raymond Raleigh, of Miller, is charged with one count of attempted commercial sex trafficking. He faces a minimum of 10 years if convicted. The Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force and U.S. […more]

UMD INCHES UP TO NO. 20 IN LATEST AFCA II POLL

Oct 19, 2015 |

UMD INCHES UP TO NO. 20 IN LATEST AFCA II POLL Minnesota State-Mankato, Sioux Falls and UMD were the only Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference clubs to crack this week’s AFCA II Top 25, …See all stories on this topic Center Of Hope Hosts Annual Fall Benefit This Saturday … Center of Hope is to sow seeds […more]

LCHS volleyball battles at Heelan Classic

Oct 19, 2015 |

LCHS volleyball battles at Heelan Classic To start the day, LCHS fell to Sioux City East, 21-14 in both sets. … the loss to Sioux Center, the Lady ‘Dogs squared-off against Sioux Falls O’Gorman, …See all stories on this topic Wade “Pretty Boy” Zephier Survivors include his parents; children Braxton Maxine Nedred of Wagner, South Dakota, […more]

USHL Hockey: Black Hawks fall to Musketeers, 7-5

Oct 18, 2015 |

USHL Hockey: Black Hawks fall to Musketeers, 7-5 Sioux City, Fossier (Tolvanen, Steeves), 1:26, pp. 5. … weekend for the Black Hawks who lost back-to-back games in Sioux Falls Friday and Saturday.See all stories on this topic Strong start helps Musketeers edge Waterloo Sioux City hadn’t scored a man-advantage goal since getting one on Sept. […more]

Hunters hit fields across South Dakota for pheasant opener

Oct 18, 2015 |

Hunters hit fields across South Dakota for pheasant opener Hunters from all over the country filed through the Sioux Falls Regional Airport Thursday ahead of the pheasant season opener Saturday.See all stories on this topic Siouxland gets first Verizon ‘Smart Store’ The Verizon store at the Empire Mall in Sioux Falls also was converted to […more]

South Dakota Pheasant Tally

Oct 18, 2015 |

South Dakota Pheasant Tally Many hunters enjoyed success in the fields Saturday on the first day of pheasant season in South Dakota. According the the South Dakota Game, Fish & Parks Department, In central South Dakota, the average bird count per hunter ranged from one bird to one-and-a-half to two birds in Lyman and Hughes […more]

SMSU FOOTBALL: Mustangs' comeback attempt falls just short against USF

Oct 18, 2015 |

SMSU FOOTBALL: Mustangs’ comeback attempt falls just short against USF Southwest Minnesota State was forced to try and stop the Sioux Falls offense on short fields most of the night in a 34-26 loss on Saturday. Of its 12 …See all stories on this topic Editorial: Better distracted driving law would make streets safer There is […more]

Sioux Falls Lets Creativity Flow At Paint The Plow Event

Oct 17, 2015 |

Sioux Falls Lets Creativity Flow At Paint The Plow Event The 6th annual Paint the Plow event went on Saturday, and city officials say they’re continuing to allow students to paint whatever they want on the plows. 26 creatively designed snow plows line the JC Penney Parking lot at the Empire Mall. People came to […more]

Name Released Of Man Killed In Semi Collision Near Bridgewater

Oct 17, 2015 |

Name Released Of Man Killed In Semi Collision Near Bridgewater South Dakota Highway Patrol has released the name of the man killed in a collision with a semi-truck near Bridgewater, SD Friday afternoon. Twenty-eight-year-old Benjamin Tollefson of Parkston died when his truck crossed the center lane going westbound on SD Highway 42 and struck a […more]

Paint The Plows Event Saturday

Oct 17, 2015 |

Paint The Plows Event Saturday Paint the Plows is back, with 26 painted plows to come see at the Empire Mall. The sixth annual Paint the Plows event will feature plows painted by groups from elementary, middle, and high schools around Sioux Falls.  You can find the artwork at the Empire Mall in the JCPenny […more]

Sioux Falls Apartment Fire

Oct 17, 2015 |

Sioux Falls Apartment Fire A fire chased tenants out of their central Sioux Falls apartment overnight. Sioux Falls Fire Rescue responded to the Winchester Apartments at 6th and Summit around 10:30 p.m. Friday.  The fire started in a second-floor bedroom of the 12-unit building.  A child was taken to the hospital with a minor burn.  […more]

Keeter Family Moving Forward ?One Step At A Time?

Oct 16, 2015 |

Keeter Family Moving Forward ?One Step At A Time? It’s something parents never want to go through, but it became a reality for a St. Lawrence family in late September. Jim and Chris Keeter’s son Beau died suddenly and unexpectedly in a Dakota Wesleyan University dorm room. The 19-year-old freshman’s roommate found him Wednesday, September […more]

Sioux Falls celebrates Chief Barthel's last day

Oct 16, 2015 |

Sioux Falls celebrates Chief Barthel’s last day Sioux Falls police and their families gathered at the Multicultural Center on Friday afternoon to properly send off retiring chief Doug Barthel. “There’s …See all stories on this topic Friday’s football scores, schedule Sioux Falls Lincoln vs. Brandon Valley. Sioux Falls O’Gorman vs. Huron. Sioux Falls Washington vs. Rapid […more]

Out-Of-State Hunters Excited For Pheasant Season

Oct 16, 2015 |

Out-Of-State Hunters Excited For Pheasant Season It’s that time of year when South Dakota can expect thousands of visitors from near and far. “From what we’re told, the number are up from both the hunters coming in as well as birds so we anticipate a very successful season and the weather is perfect,” Sioux Falls […more]

Ethan/Parkston boys take third in Region 3A

Oct 16, 2015 |

Ethan/Parkston boys take third in Region 3A The team qualified for the Class A state meet on Oct. 24 in Sioux Falls. Murtha recorded a time of 17 minutes, 39.12 seconds as Ethan/Parkston ended …See all stories on this topic Lavin, Beresford Girls Win Region 3A On the girls’ side, Beresford put up a team result […more]

Playing For Wyatt

Oct 15, 2015 |

Playing For Wyatt Share your Photos, Videos, and Stories on uShare! Click here to get started. JavaScript is used to provide enhanced functionality for much of KELOLAND.com. For the best experience on this site, please enable JavaScript. Playoff football is going on for some South Dakota Junior Football Teams. For the 3rd and 4th graders […more]

More Fake Money Found In Sioux Falls

Oct 15, 2015 |

More Fake Money Found In Sioux Falls Police have found more fake money at three Sioux Falls businesses. At about 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, officers were called to Burger King, 401 W. Russell Street, after an employee found counterfeit money. Sioux Falls Police said a group of men tried to pass a fake $100 bill in […more]

Burning ban in Sioux City

Oct 15, 2015 |

Burning ban in Sioux City … from 1 p.m. through 7 p.m. due to windy conditions, dry foliage and a recent lack of rain, according to the National Weather Service in Sioux Falls.See all stories on this topic Sioux Falls landlord denies discriminating against tenant SIOUX FALLS – A Sioux Falls landlord accused of turning […more]

Canistota boys win Region 2B title

Oct 15, 2015 |

Canistota boys win Region 2B title They’ll have their chance on Saturday, Oct. 24 for that in Sioux Falls. … and 16th helping the Tigers book the bus trip to Sioux Falls for the state meet.See all stories on this topic Gloria J. Fixmer – Sioux Falls: Feb. 9, 1945 – Oct. 12, 2015 20, […more]

The KELOLAND SportsZone: Oct. 2nd

Oct 3, 2015 |

The KELOLAND SportsZone: Oct. 2nd Click to view the KELOLAND SportsZone: Oct. 2nd See all stories on this topic Trump will lose, or I will eat this column I never expected to write these words, but I miss Mitt Romney. On Wednesday, the day the front-runner for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination was in New […more]

Trump and the Refugees

Oct 3, 2015 |

Trump and the Refugees The United States has not distinguished itself in the Syrian refugee crisis. Out of some twelve million people displaced by the war—half of Syria’s population—four million have fled the country. Most are living in Turkey, Jordan, Lebanon, and northern Iraq. This year, with no hope that the war in Syria will […more]

Viewer's Choice Game of the Week: Gregory vs. Woonsocket/Wessington Springs/Sanborn Central

Oct 3, 2015 |

Viewer’s Choice Game of the Week: Gregory vs. Woonsocket/Wessington Springs/Sanborn Central Click to view the Viewer’s Choice Game of the Week: Gregory vs. Woonsocket/Wessington Springs/Sanborn Central. See all stories on this topic Donald Trump backs out of Q&A with Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump has pulled the plug on a highly […more]

Trump not coming to Hispanic Chamber of Commerce event

Oct 3, 2015 |

Trump not coming to Hispanic Chamber of Commerce event © Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images KEENE, NH – SEPTEMBER 30: Republican Presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a town hall event at Keene High School September 30, 2015 in Keene, New Hampshire. Trump has seen his lead in the polls slip but still leads in […more]

Hits & Helmets: Oct. 2nd

Oct 3, 2015 |

Hits & Helmets: Oct. 2nd Click to view Hits & Helmets: Oct. 2nd See all stories on this topic Jeb Bush Just Sunk to His Lowest Point Ever. And It’s All Because of Trump. It’s a funny story. It was just Wednesday when Jeb Bush began needling his prized mentee and current rival, Sen. Marco […more]

Trump's Prosperity Gospel backers say Jesus makes you rich, cures Ebola, resurrects chickens …

Oct 3, 2015 |

Trump’s Prosperity Gospel backers say Jesus makes you rich, cures Ebola, resurrects chickens … That weird meeting between presidential candidate Donald Trump and a number of so-called Prosperity Gospel evangelists sounds weirder the more we learn about who was there, and what they actually say they believe. Prosperity Gospel is a profiteering TV preacher and […more]

Donald Trump Backs Out of Event With Hispanic Business Group

Oct 3, 2015 |

Donald Trump Backs Out of Event With Hispanic Business Group Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump has quietly backed out of a planned event with the U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce after the chamber says Trump found out that he would be asked about his plans to remove 11 million undocumented immigrants living in the United […more]

In Latest Snub To Latinos, Donald Trump Backs Out Of Hispanic Chamber Event

Oct 3, 2015 |

In Latest Snub To Latinos, Donald Trump Backs Out Of Hispanic Chamber Event In the seemingly never-ending saga between Donald Trump and Latinos, the business mogul-turned-presidential candidate has canceled plans to attend a Q&A session with the U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce. The meeting was originally scheduled for next Thursday, Oct. 8, at the Newseum […more]

Reservation Teachers, Students Praise GEAR UP

Oct 3, 2015 |

Reservation Teachers, Students Praise GEAR UP Native educators praise college preparation program caught up in bad-news stories about questionable grant management See all stories on this topic Elton John’s ‘Final Curtain’ Tour Stops In Sioux Falls It’s a big night in Sioux Falls as a music legend is getting ready to perform at the Denny […more]

Trump on Oregon shooting: 'You're going to have these things happen'

Oct 3, 2015 |

Trump on Oregon shooting: ‘You’re going to have these things happen’ TRENTON — A day after a shooter killed nine people and wounded nine others at a community college in Oregon, Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump said Friday that no matter how strong the U.S. makes it guns laws, “you’re going to have these things happen.” […more]

Inspiration For Remodeling Your Home

Oct 3, 2015 |

Inspiration For Remodeling Your Home A weekend showcase is geared toward showing homeowners how to get the most out of the place they live in now. See all stories on this topic Trump Says He Never Agreed to Hispanic Chamber Event. The Game Tape Says Otherwise. Welcome to the latest round of he-said, Trump-said: The […more]