Monthly Archives: April 2016

A Little Boy's Race To End Child Abuse

Apr 30, 2016 |

A Little Boy’s Race To End Child Abuse A former Sioux Falls family has turned tragedy into an opportunity to educate. Hundreds walked to raise awareness of child abuse across the country.See all stories on this topic New sculptures on display in downtown Sioux Falls SIOUX FALLS, SD Artists from all over the country were […more]

More rain expected through midnight

Apr 30, 2016 |

More rain expected through midnight A rainy start to Saturday in Sioux Falls will continue throughout the rest of the day, the National Weather Service says. As of 12:30 p.m., 0.36 inches of …See all stories on this topic Three seriously injured in wrong-way crash near Flandreau The Spectra’s driver, 35-year-old Eric Wallace of Sioux Falls, […more]

Basketball: Yankton's Frick Headed To Sioux Falls

Apr 15, 2016 |

Basketball: Yankton’s Frick Headed To Sioux Falls Yankton’s Tanner Frick, 3, passes to a waiting Jack Wolfgram, near, for a three-pointer during the Bucks’ boys’ basketball game with Sioux Falls …See all stories on this topic Just For Kix dancers compete in Rochester Brainerd Starmakers Jazz (Junior Jazz 3) took first with “Bottom Of The River;” […more]

Fire Crews Respond To Early Morning Garage Fire

Apr 14, 2016 |

Fire Crews Respond To Early Morning Garage Fire Sioux Falls Fire Rescue responded to a garage fire at 4924 South Klein Ave. shortly before 4:00 Thursday morning. Upon the arrival of fire crews, …See all stories on this topic Wrong-way crash on I-229 in Sioux Falls kills 1, injures 2 SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A […more]

Wednesday Sports Broadcast – April 13th

Apr 13, 2016 |

Wednesday Sports Broadcast – April 13th Click the video player to view Wednesday’s 10 p.m. sports broadcast.See all stories on this topic Twins Slip To 0-8 With Shutout Loss To Chicago The Minnesota Twins lost their eighth straight game to open the 2016 season Wednesday, losing to Chicago 3-0.See all stories on this topic

Why doesn't Sioux Falls police release dash cam footage?

Apr 13, 2016 |

Why doesn’t Sioux Falls police release dash cam footage? Last week, I wrote a story about a high-speed pursuit near Sioux City that ended with a man running into a sewage lagoon. Along with the story was a …See all stories on this topic Technical problems delay Sioux Falls election results SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — […more]

WBK: Amy Williams Introduced As Nebraska Head Coach

Apr 12, 2016 |

WBK: Amy Williams Introduced As Nebraska Head Coach Amy Williams was officially introduced as the head coach of the Nebraska women’s basketball team on Tuesday.See all stories on this topic Tuesday Sports Broadcast – April 12th Click the video player to view Tuesday’s 10 p.m. sports broadcast.See all stories on this topic

New York City Woman Dies 3 Days After Crash In South Dakota

Apr 12, 2016 |

New York City Woman Dies 3 Days After Crash In South Dakota The Highway Patrol says 21-year-old Renata Horowitz was injured in an April 4 crash near the Lyman County town of Oacoma.See all stories on this topic Sanders Lags In Delegates But Leads In Likability Bernie Sanders is still behind when it comes to […more]

Monday Sports Broadcast – April 11th

Apr 11, 2016 |

Monday Sports Broadcast – April 11th Click the video player to view Monday’s 10 p.m. sports broadcast.See all stories on this topic WBK: Players React To Amy Williams’ Leaving USD For Nebraska Vermillion, SD After a successful month of basketball in March, South Dakota coaches have become a hot commodity. Last week SDSU men’s head […more]

Can Skyforce Compensate For Loss of Briante Weber?

Apr 11, 2016 |

Can Skyforce Compensate For Loss of Briante Weber? With the Miami Heat signing Briante Weber, the Sioux Falls Skyforce are going to have to find a way to replace his production as they prepare for their …See all stories on this topic Cavs assign Kaun to Charge The 30-year-old native of Russia is expected to be […more]

Avera Medical Minute: Organ donors save lives

Apr 10, 2016 |

Avera Medical Minute: Organ donors save lives SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – When it comes to marriage we would do anything for our spouse. … One Sioux Falls couple took that promise quite literally.See all stories on this topic Women’s Tennis Falls to South Dakota State, 5-2 Sioux Falls, S.D. — The Creighton women’s tennis team […more]

69-year-old Vietnam vet receives second Purple Heart

Apr 10, 2016 |

69-year-old Vietnam vet receives second Purple Heart SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Some 46 years after Jake Aning had his first Purple Heart pinned to his fatigues in Vietnam, Aning has received his second.See all stories on this topic High school tennis: Roncalli, Central end tourney with wins Roncalli was also scheduled to take on […more]

Fargo Force ends USHL season with a win against Sioux Falls

Apr 9, 2016 |

Fargo Force ends USHL season with a win against Sioux Falls The two teams played Friday, April 8 at the Sanford Premier Center in Sioux Falls with the Stampede picking up a 2-1 win and the final Western …See all stories on this topic Quarrier Pride: Ty Hoglund First Five player of the year 31 against […more]

Sioux Falls police: Bomb threat at high school deemed hoax

Apr 9, 2016 |

Sioux Falls police: Bomb threat at high school deemed hoax SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Sioux Falls police say an emailed bomb threat … The email was sent to the Sioux Falls School District and referenced …See all stories on this topic Miami Heat lose, Sioux Fall Skyforce win in crucial games on same evening In […more]

A Home For Those Who Served

Apr 8, 2016 |

A Home For Those Who Served While many of the veterans at the home are from Black Hills communities, others come from other parts of the stateSee all stories on this topic Building Construction Hot Spots Part II Mike Schulte is excited to expand his business, Schulte Subaru, when he moves to a new location […more]

Southeast Tech Bracing For Layoffs

Apr 8, 2016 |

Southeast Tech Bracing For Layoffs Changes are coming to Southeast Tech in Sioux Falls. See all stories on this topic Lawrence County Residents Fighting Proposed Rock Quarry Lawrence County’s planning and zoning board is recommending approval of a rock quarry that some area residents say would jeopardize historic trails and lead to other problems including […more]

TGIF: Critical night for Skyforce, Stampede in Sioux Falls

Apr 7, 2016 |

TGIF: Critical night for Skyforce, Stampede in Sioux Falls Friday may not represent a do-or-die situation for either Sioux Falls team, but neither one wants to face that situation later in the weekend. Saturday’s …See all stories on this topic #ALMinute: 17K gallons of oil spilled, email threat and car stolen at gun point An email […more]

Clinton And Sanders Clash Over Presidential Qualifications

Apr 7, 2016 |

Clinton And Sanders Clash Over Presidential Qualifications Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign fired back at her rival Bernie Sanders after the Vermont senator questioned whether she is “qualified” to be president. In a fundraising email sent late Wednesday, Hillary for America’s deputy communications director, Christina Reynolds, rebuked Sanders’ accusations, saying it was “a ridiculous and irresponsible […more]

Badlands Motor Speedway Continues $6 Million Renovation

Apr 6, 2016 |

Badlands Motor Speedway Continues $6 Million Renovation Badlands Motor Speedway is in the middle of a $6 million renovation.See all stories on this topic Wednesday Sports Broadcast – April 6th Click the video player to view Wednesday’s 10 p.m. sports broadcast.See all stories on this topic

Stricter Rules Unveiled For Brokers Giving Retirement Advice

Apr 6, 2016 |

Stricter Rules Unveiled For Brokers Giving Retirement Advice Our AP World News and CBS News sections are back up and running. To access World News, visit the news section and click on “World News” in the top menu.  The Obama administration is unveiling rules that will require that brokers who recommend investments for retirement savers meet […more]

Skyforce ride big first quarter to rout of Knicks in Game 1

Apr 5, 2016 |

Skyforce ride big first quarter to rout of Knicks in Game 1 The Sioux Falls Skyforce entered the NBA Development League playoffs as the League’s best offering and it played the part Tuesday night, laying a …See all stories on this topic Movers & Shakers Steve Trefz has been appointed as director of the Wesley House […more]

Governments Face Fallout From Offshore Accounts Report

Apr 5, 2016 |

Governments Face Fallout From Offshore Accounts Report Governments around the world tried Tuesday to contain the fallout from the publication of thousands of names of rich and powerful people who conducted offshore financial activity through a Panamanian law firm. China dismissed as “groundless” reports that relatives of current and retired politicians, including President Xi Jinping, […more]

Women Tied Up, Robbed At Gunpoint Left Shocked

Apr 4, 2016 |

Women Tied Up, Robbed At Gunpoint Left Shocked A Sioux Falls woman says she is shaken up after a man entered her apartment, tied her up and robbed her at gunpoint early Saturday morning.See all stories on this topic Lincoln locked in playoffs for first time since 2012 The USHL will officially announce the playoff […more]

Officials: Cold Fire Is 20 Percent Contained, Grows To 1,900 Acres

Apr 4, 2016 |

Officials: Cold Fire Is 20 Percent Contained, Grows To 1,900 Acres Operations to battle a wildfire near Wind Cave National Park in the Black Hills continue into its third day.See all stories on this topic Trump: ‘I Automatically Win’ If Kasich Would Just Quit Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump is pushing rival John Kasich to […more]

Rider Theatre Presents Gallathea April 6 through 10

Apr 3, 2016 |

Rider Theatre Presents Gallathea April 6 through 10 Before coming to Rider, Dr. Fuller was professor of theatre at Augustana College in Sioux Falls, S. D., where he served as chair of the Performing …See all stories on this topic Three Vikings hit qualifying marks after Day Two of the Vance Butler Invitational SIOUX FALLS, S.D.- […more]

Coyote Fans Celebrate WNIT Win

Apr 3, 2016 |

Coyote Fans Celebrate WNIT Win More than 7,400 fans fill the sports arena to see the Yotes battle Florida Gulf Coast for the win.See all stories on this topic WNIT Brings Business Boost To Vermillion Vermillion, SD It’s a winning weekend not only for the Coyote women, but also USD and the city of Vermillion. […more]

USHL: Stampede Shoot Down Stars

Apr 2, 2016 |

USHL: Stampede Shoot Down Stars Lincoln, NE Stefanos Lekkas stopped all 37 shots to earn his sixth career shutout as the Sioux Falls Stampede (29-24-4) blanked the Lincoln Stars (32-23-3) 2-0 Saturday night at The Ice Box. The win was the Herd’s fourth straight and moved them into a tie for the fourth and final […more]

WBK: USD To Play In WNIT Championship

Apr 2, 2016 |

WBK: USD To Play In WNIT Championship The USD Coyotes play in the WNIT Championship game at 2 p.m. on Saturday.See all stories on this topic USD To Offer Dental Hygiene Degree Online The South Dakota Board of Regents this week approved USD’s request to offer the degree through online distance delivery.See all stories on […more]

WBK: USD Will Host FGCU In WNIT Championship Game

Apr 1, 2016 |

WBK: USD Will Host FGCU In WNIT Championship Game The USD women’s basketball team will play Florida Gulf Coast in the WNIT championship game on Saturday.See all stories on this topic Stampede Top Buccaneers 3-2 Urbandale, IA—Lawton Courtnall’s goal with just under eight minutes remaining in regulation proved to be the game winner as the […more]

Less rain, more sunshine on the way

Apr 1, 2016 |

Less rain, more sunshine on the way People fish at Bacon Creek Park in Sioux City on April 27, 2013. … chance of precipitation, according to the National Weather Service in Sioux Falls.See all stories on this topic S.D., N.D. dominate personal insurance coverage Top 10 rankings SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — A new study has […more]