Monthly Archives: June 2016

Saints Double Up Canaries 6-3

Jun 30, 2016 |

Saints Double Up Canaries 6-3 ST. PAUL, MN — Jake Taylor and Michael Pair each hit solo homers, but drop the series finale to the St. Paul Saints 6-3 on Thursday night at CHS Field. Stephen Bougher, who was taken off the disabled list on Thursday morning, struggled in his seventh outing of the season. […more]

Furniture Mission burglarized overnight

Jun 30, 2016 |

Furniture Mission burglarized overnight Volunteers at a Sioux Falls nonprofit were in for a shock when they came in Wednesday morning to find the building had been burglarized. Executive …See all stories on this topic Rain chances continue today; mild weekend ahead Mike Fuhs, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Sioux Falls, said a […more]

World Of Outlaws Set To Visit Badlands Motor Speedway

Jun 30, 2016 |

World Of Outlaws Set To Visit Badlands Motor Speedway Badlands Motor Speedway will host the World of Outlaws on Saturday and Sunday night.See all stories on this topic Wednesday Sports Broadcast – June 29th Click the video player to view Wednesday’s 10 p.m. sports broadcast.See all stories on this topic

Paige McPherson Prepares For Summer Olympics

Jun 28, 2016 |

Paige McPherson Prepares For Summer Olympics After winning the bronze medal in 2012, Sturgis native Paige McPherson is preparing for the Summer Olympics.See all stories on this topic Tuesday Sports Broadcast – June 28th Click the video player to view Tuesday’s 10 p.m. sports broadcast.See all stories on this topic

Cattlemen's Gala raises $212000 for Feeding South Dakota

Jun 28, 2016 |

Cattlemen’s Gala raises $212000 for Feeding South Dakota SIOUX FALLS – The South Dakota Cattlemen’s Foundation raised more than $200,000 for Feeding South Dakota in the organization’s Prime Time …See all stories on this topic What is the best frozen drink in Sioux Falls? The sun is out, patios are open and the season of oppressive […more]

HERSOM: Explorers in midst of grueling stretch

Jun 28, 2016 |

HERSOM: Explorers in midst of grueling stretch Sioux City Explorers’ Noah Perio Jr., left, is late to tag out St. Paul Saints’ Chad Christiansen during a game in Sioux City, Iowa on Monday, June 20, …See all stories on this topic James D. Cimburek/P&D Back on June 6, Lien won a Sioux Empire Junior Golf tournament […more]

Egg-Laying Chickens And Eggs Both Down In South Dakota

Jun 27, 2016 |

Egg-Laying Chickens And Eggs Both Down In South Dakota Egg-laying chickens and eggs are down in South Dakota.See all stories on this topic High Court Overturns Former VA Governor’s Conviction Washington (AP) A unanimous Supreme Court on Monday overturned the corruption conviction of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell in a ruling that makes it harder […more]

Sunday Sports Broadcast – June 26th

Jun 27, 2016 |

Sunday Sports Broadcast – June 26th Click to view Sunday’s 10 PM Sports with @KELOCatSee all stories on this topic Inside KELOLAND: Summer Is Here See all stories on this topic

Buffalo Chip Officials Pull Request To Put In Big Billboard

Jun 26, 2016 |

Buffalo Chip Officials Pull Request To Put In Big Billboard Buffalo Chip Campground officials have pulled their request to put in a large electronic billboard that would have required special approval from the Meade County Commission.See all stories on this topic 3 People Seeking Open Spot On Mitchell Board Of Education Three people are looking […more]

Bellows Cherishes Year With Sioux Falls Stampede

Jun 25, 2016 |

Bellows Cherishes Year With Sioux Falls Stampede After getting drafted, Bellows talked about what that year in Sioux Falls meant to his career, and still means to him today. “I think Cary Eades was really …See all stories on this topic SOUTH DAKOTA STRONG: Olympian McPherson Teaches In Sioux Falls The Olympic bronze medalist nicknamed McFierce […more]

Police Plan Stepped-Up Presence At Minneapolis Pride Events

Jun 25, 2016 |

Police Plan Stepped-Up Presence At Minneapolis Pride Events Participants in this weekend’s Twin Cities Pride festivities can expect to see an increased police presence, including more officers on horseback, bicycles and more K-9 unit patrols. See all stories on this topic State Democrats Nominate Pine Ridge Entrepreneur To PUC South Dakota Democrats have nominated a […more]

Friday Sports Broadcast – June 24th

Jun 24, 2016 |

Friday Sports Broadcast – June 24th Click to view Friday’s 10 PM Sports with @KELOCatSee all stories on this topic Team Ashley A Brandon family is thankful for their daughter’s health and smiles this summer.See all stories on this topic

Looking Back: Dating show can trace roots to our WWII training base

Jun 24, 2016 |

Looking Back: Dating show can trace roots to our WWII training base By March 1942, Sioux Falls had successfully lobbied to have the Army … In their off time, these servicemen flooded the streets of Sioux Falls looking …See all stories on this topic Heat, humidity return for weekend People fish at Bacon Creek Park in […more]

The Great Race returns to Sioux Falls

Jun 23, 2016 |

The Great Race returns to Sioux Falls Expect Downtown to be full of extra traffic this Friday, as the country’s oldest, longest running vintage automobile event returns to Sioux Falls.See all stories on this topic Dominique Dawes Gets Sioux Falls Ready for the Rio Games Dominique Dawes Gets Sioux Falls Ready for the Rio Games […more]

Second apartment project started at University Hills

Jun 23, 2016 |

Second apartment project started at University Hills Construction has started on a second large apartment building at University Hills Village, a development in northwest Sioux Falls near the University …See all stories on this topic IRS phone scam clears $19K SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO AM) – A Sioux Falls man is out nearly $20,000 in an […more]

Myers commits to play for Sioux Falls

Jun 23, 2016 |

Myers commits to play for Sioux Falls The Ankeny point guard verbally committed on June 15 to play basketball at the University of Sioux Falls, beginning in 2017. “I’ve been a little behind …See all stories on this topic FM Redhawks fall 9-3 against Sioux Falls Fargo,North Dakota- The Redhawks fail to defeat the Canaries tonight […more]

New major housing project announced for northwest Sioux Falls

Jun 22, 2016 |

New major housing project announced for northwest Sioux Falls SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Most of the new construction in Sioux Falls has been to the south of the city, but a push is underway to build up the northwest …See all stories on this topic Sioux Falls Man Arrested For DWI Overnight A Sioux Falls man […more]

Well-traveled reliever Sattler provides experience, talent for RedHawks

Jun 21, 2016 |

Well-traveled reliever Sattler provides experience, talent for RedHawks Fargo-Moorhead first baseman Brian Humphries catches an out during a baseball game against the Sioux Falls Canaries on Tuesday, June 21, 2016 …See all stories on this topic Avera Medical Minute AMcK: Focusing on Safety With June being National Safety Month, Sioux Falls Fire Rescue sees this as […more]

Minnesota State Fair Unveils New Foods For 2016

Jun 21, 2016 |

Minnesota State Fair Unveils New Foods For 2016 The Minnesota State Fair unveiled with new foods for 2016. Other items include hot dogs made from Lamb meat, deep-fried grilled cheese bites and old fashioned Minnesota corn dogs.See all stories on this topic Pregnant Woman, Mrs. Claus Among 72 New Emojis Media General Terms and Conditions […more]

Monday Sports Broadcast – June 20th

Jun 20, 2016 |

Monday Sports Broadcast – June 20th Click to view Monday’s 10 PM Sports with @KELOCatSee all stories on this topic A Growing Family Right now, 205 children in South Dakota are on adoption plans.See all stories on this topic

$100000 Powerball ticket sold in Sioux Falls

Jun 20, 2016 |

$100000 Powerball ticket sold in Sioux Falls A Powerball ticket sold in Sioux Falls is worth $100,000 following Saturday’s drawing. The owner of the ticket matched four of five white ball numbers …See all stories on this topic Powerball ticket sold in Sioux Falls worth $100000 State lottery officials say the ticket matched four of five […more]

Sunday Sports Broadcast – June 19th

Jun 19, 2016 |

Sunday Sports Broadcast – June 19th Click to view Sunday’s 10 PM Sports with @KELOCatSee all stories on this topic A Push For Independence Sioux Falls Imagine going to your favorite clothing store or restaurant, and you get to the door only to find out there’s no way for you to get in by yourself. […more]

City Of Yankton Moving Toward Single-Stream Recycling System

Jun 19, 2016 |

City Of Yankton Moving Toward Single-Stream Recycling System The city of Yankton is moving toward starting a single-stream recycling system in 2017.See all stories on this topic Avera Sign Outshines Building Name At NSU’s Barnett Center The recently added Avera sign at Northern State University’s Barnett Center eclipses the marker denoting the facility’s name.See all […more]

Center For Equality Hosts Pride Festival In Sioux Falls

Jun 18, 2016 |

Center For Equality Hosts Pride Festival In Sioux Falls People from the LGBT community and its allies gathered at Terrace park to participate in the Sioux Falls Pride Festival.See all stories on this topic Congresswoman Kristi Noem Weighs In On Gun Control Watertown, SD The devastation in Orlando has brought a controversial debate back to […more]

Zippity Zoo Day Saturday At Great Plains Zoo

Jun 18, 2016 |

Zippity Zoo Day Saturday At Great Plains Zoo The event, free with zoo admission, runs from 9 a.m to 3 p.m. See all stories on this topic Tips For Keeping Home Cool, Energy Bill Low As the heat turns up this summer, so will the cost of keeping your home cool.See all stories on this […more]

Storm Eager For Road Test At Spokane

Jun 17, 2016 |

Storm Eager For Road Test At Spokane Believe it or not the Sioux Falls Storm wrap up their regular season tomorrow night. And they might be getting a taste of their own medicine as they visit …See all stories on this topic Tereshinski Classic Begins SIOUX FALLS – Yankton Post 12 went 0-2 on the opening […more]

Salesman Charged With Not Having Peddler's License

Jun 17, 2016 |

Salesman Charged With Not Having Peddler’s License The daughter called her father, who in turn called police after Midco told him there wasn’t a scheduled visit. The man was found nearby in the neighborhood. Clemens said he was selling satellite TV packages through a company called Dish One.See all stories on this topic Sioux Falls […more]

Town Hall Meeting Highlights Problems With Indian Health Services

Jun 16, 2016 |

Town Hall Meeting Highlights Problems With Indian Health Services Tribal officials across South Dakota say there’s a life-threatening crisis in the medical services provided by the Indian Health Service.See all stories on this topic Life’s Curveballs: A Beautiful Game Colton Byrnes is turning into quite the athlete at almost two years old, but the Sioux […more]

Broncos roster 2016: John Tidwell

Jun 16, 2016 |

Broncos roster 2016: John Tidwell Over the course of his career at the University of Sioux Falls, Tidwell started every game after his redshirt season and amassed 178 tackles, 7.5 of …See all stories on this topic Compromise to spare stone pathways in historic park rejected SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Historic preservation advocates have rejected […more]

Guide to Tour Sioux Falls

Jun 15, 2016 |

Guide to Tour Sioux Falls Here’s your complete guide to Tour Sioux Falls. ARGUS LEADER. Tour Sioux Falls registration, information and schedule. Read or Share this story: …See all stories on this topic Tornado, high winds wreak havoc in Dickinson County “We had a line of storms develop kind of along Interstate 29 south of Sioux […more]

Sioux Falls City Council tables anti-discrimination updates

Jun 15, 2016 |

Sioux Falls City Council tables anti-discrimination updates SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — The Sioux Falls City Council has indefinitely tabled proposals to expand the city’s anti-discrimination laws. The measures …See all stories on this topic Sioux Falls City Council tables anti-discrimination updates SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – The Sioux Falls City Council has indefinitely tabled proposals […more]

2 suing South Dakota eye and tissue bank after transplants

Jun 14, 2016 |

2 suing South Dakota eye and tissue bank after transplants Two young Palestinians are suing a Sioux Falls-based eye and tissue bank, alleging they were provided infected corneas for transplant that have …See all stories on this topic Sioux Falls Business Journal Report: June 14, 2016 This week’s Sioux Falls Business Journal cover story looks at […more]

Sioux Falls Man Arrested For Burglary, Assault

Jun 14, 2016 |

Sioux Falls Man Arrested For Burglary, Assault At around 1 a.m. Tuesday, three men were inside an apartment in the 300 block of South Lowell Avenue when they heard a knock at the door, but no one answered. The suspect kicked in the door and got into a fight with a 33-year-old man inside.See all […more]

Monday Sports Broadcast – June 13th

Jun 13, 2016 |

Monday Sports Broadcast – June 13th Click to view Monday’s 10 PM Sports with @KELOCatSee all stories on this topic Tornado Damage Reported In Hermosa The American Red Cross is helping to clean up from storm damage in Hermosa, SD. At least five homes are damaged.  There was a tornado warning issued for Hermosa around […more]

ReliaMax Names Inaugural Mark Bielen Scholarship Program Winner

Jun 13, 2016 |

ReliaMax Names Inaugural Mark Bielen Scholarship Program Winner SIOUX FALLS, S.D.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–ReliaMax®, the leading financial technology-based and complete private student lending solutions provider, …See all stories on this topic Firefighters Respond To Early Morning Fire At Sioux Falls McDonald’s The City of Sioux Falls Health Department was notified and arrived on scene to work with McDonald’s […more]

Are You Addicted To Your Phone?

Jun 12, 2016 |

Are You Addicted To Your Phone? In today’s technology-driven world, it can be easy to get caught up in the buzz of the Internet, but it can also be harmful to your health. See all stories on this topic Kids, Teachers Learn Secrets To Coding Some kids in KELOLAND have cracked the code to the […more]

50 Killed In Worst Mass Shooting In US

Jun 12, 2016 |

50 Killed In Worst Mass Shooting In US Police Chief John Mina confirmed at a news conference Sunday morning that 50 people were killedSee all stories on this topic Quilt Exhibit Stops By Wind Cave National Park The exhibit will tour 13 different national parks.See all stories on this topic

Canaries fall in blowout for fifth straight loss

Jun 11, 2016 |

Canaries fall in blowout for fifth straight loss It might have been the scalding late-afternoon heat at Sioux Falls Stadium, or maybe the baseball hangover from Friday night’s 18-10 result, which at …See all stories on this topic Heat continues, severe weather possible … southeastern and central South Dakota Sunday night into Monday, according to the […more]

Judge Mulls Reduced Sentence For Woman Who Beat Boy To Death

Jun 11, 2016 |

Judge Mulls Reduced Sentence For Woman Who Beat Boy To Death Gonzales was 23 when she was convicted in 2014 and then sentenced to 130 years for first-degree manslaughter See all stories on this topic Funeral Arrangements Set For Fallen Blue Angels Pilot From WKRG According to the Durango Herald, the Colorado city will pay tribute […more]

Modano Impressed With Sioux Falls Hockey Community

Jun 11, 2016 |

Modano Impressed With Sioux Falls Hockey Community The second Legends hockey camp boasted some serious star power with All-Time American born goal scoring leader Mike Modano coming to Sioux …See all stories on this topic Strong storms bring hail, damaging winds to northwest Iowa Friday Alex Ferguson with the National Weather Service in Sioux Falls said […more]

Fish tacos, chili recipes earn children White House trip

Jun 10, 2016 |

Fish tacos, chili recipes earn children White House trip SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Two children from the Dakotas who created healthy versions of chili and fish tacos will be flown to Washington next month …See all stories on this topic Drivers dodge buckled roads in South Dakota heat SIOUX FALLS – This early-June heat has […more]

Stores look to fill positions this summer

Jun 9, 2016 |

Stores look to fill positions this summer SIOUX FALLS – As of April 2015 the unemployment rate in South Dakota has been 3.6 percent, a relatively low number compared to most states.See all stories on this topic Partnerships help Feeding South Dakota’s Summer Backpack Program Feeding South Dakota is joining forces with Sioux Falls Fire […more]

Live music roundup, from big band to garage rockers

Jun 9, 2016 |

Live music roundup, from big band to garage rockers The Falls Overlook Café is located at 825 N. Weber Ave. next to the Falls of the Big Sioux River on the east side of Falls Park. The restaurant can be …See all stories on this topic 20-Year-Old Arrested For Hitting Vehicle, Stoplight In Sioux Falls A […more]

Saltdogs blow past wild Canaries

Jun 8, 2016 |

Saltdogs blow past wild Canaries Lincoln Saltdogs’ baserunner Luis Alen (18) scores a run on a wild pitch from Sioux Falls Canaries’ pitcher Matt Bywater (33) in the second inning on …See all stories on this topic Missing boy found and is safe Scanner traffic indicated he was found near Falls Park. Original story: Sioux Falls […more]

South Dakota Farmers Getting Corn, Soybean Crops Planted

Jun 8, 2016 |

South Dakota Farmers Getting Corn, Soybean Crops Planted The Agriculture Department says in its weekly crop report that 96 percent of the corn crop is in the ground, and soybean planting is 83 percent complete.See all stories on this topic Garretson School Official Accused Of Soliciting Minor Rodney Fischer, 58, was arrested Tuesday and was […more]

Hurley pitches Post 15 West past East

Jun 7, 2016 |

Hurley pitches Post 15 West past East Sioux Falls Post 15 East hasn’t defeated rival Post 15 West since 2012, but after opening this season with four straight wins (while West stumbled out …See all stories on this topic Former NBA center, Skyforce assistant Sean Rooks has died Former NBA center and Philadelphia 76ers assistant coach […more]

Gov. Daugaard Appoints New Secretary Of Agriculture

Jun 7, 2016 |

Gov. Daugaard Appoints New Secretary Of Agriculture Daugaard on Tuesday announced the appointment of Mike Jaspers, a South Dakota native who operates a diversified crop and livestock farm in McCook, Hutchinson and Marshall counties.See all stories on this topic FDA Sets Lower Sodium Guidelines Heart disease is the leading cause of death for Americans. High-blood […more]

Abuse victims lose housing options

Jun 6, 2016 |

Abuse victims lose housing options The Sioux Falls shelter, also called My Sister Friends’ House, offered a safe place for domestic abuse victims, helping them get back on their feet and …See all stories on this topic Clinton, Sanders campaigns make final push for SD voters Sanders supporters continued canvassing campaigns in Sioux Falls, Brookings and […more]

Reverend Ballard Blount, 94, of Huron

Jun 6, 2016 |

Reverend Ballard Blount, 94, of Huron Visitation with the family present will be from 5 to 7 p.m., Monday at Miller Funeral Home, 507 South Main Ave., Sioux Falls. A memorial service will be …See all stories on this topic Presidents Bowl Helps Schools Year Round The Presidents Bowl helps the Sioux Falls high schools all […more]

RedHawks hit 6 homers, beat Sioux Falls 19-4

Jun 5, 2016 |

RedHawks hit 6 homers, beat Sioux Falls 19-4 Sioux Falls, SD – If the first month of the season is any indication, it looks like the RedHawks will be playing in the American Association’s toughest …See all stories on this topic 1400 Students Walk Across The Stage at Sioux Falls Graduation Students from Sioux Falls area […more]

SD Fire School Offers Water Rescue Training

Jun 5, 2016 |

SD Fire School Offers Water Rescue Training South Dakota firefighers are to answer the call for help on the water.See all stories on this topic South Dakota Girls State Program Introduces Active Shooter Training Vermillion, SD Girls State wrapped up Saturday in Vermillion. Usually the young women are learning about politics and government, but Saturday […more]

Bougher Shines, But RedHawks Top Canaries 6-3

Jun 5, 2016 |

Bougher Shines, But RedHawks Top Canaries 6-3 Stephen Bougher turned in a solid start, but the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks rallied late to beat the Canaries 6-3 on Saturday night. The Canaries looked to be in good shape to start the night. A first inning two-run blast from Taylor Zeutenhorst, the hero from Friday night’s victory, put […more]

Tabor Man Accused Of Rape Of Child

Jun 4, 2016 |

Tabor Man Accused Of Rape Of Child Court documents accuse Brewer of raping the child multiple times over a five-year period. See all stories on this topic Sounds At The Falls Begins Saturday Folk band Condor will open the series Saturday. See all stories on this topic

Tim Miles Headlines Augustana Celebrity Party

Jun 3, 2016 |

Tim Miles Headlines Augustana Celebrity Party Nebraska men’s basketball coach Tim Miles was the celebrity guest at the Augustana Celebrity Party.See all stories on this topic The House Of Boaz Sioux Falls, SD If you’re a mom, you probably know motherhood has its challenges.  Whether you’re doing it on your own or with a spouse, […more]

Whitney: More than just a mentor

Jun 3, 2016 |

Whitney: More than just a mentor She was taking a juvenile justice class at the University of Sioux Falls in 2007 and received credit for mentoring through Lutheran Social Services, …See all stories on this topic Supt. on first year: ‘I poured myself into the position’ It’s been a busy year for Brian Maher. Maher took […more]

Sioux Falls residents wear orange for gun violence awareness

Jun 2, 2016 |

Sioux Falls residents wear orange for gun violence awareness Sioux Falls, SD The Empire State building and hundreds of other landmarks were lit orange Thursday night for National Gun Violence Awareness Day.See all stories on this topic Flood-plain update: Developers, planners anticipate construction boom Southwest Sioux Falls is on the cusp of a construction boom […more]

Downtown adds new summer events

Jun 2, 2016 |

Downtown adds new summer events Downtown Sioux Falls Inc. is adding several new events this summer. On the third Thursday of June, July and August, Rock Island Block Parties will …See all stories on this topic RibFest returns Thursday for its 19th year Sioux Falls – The 19th annual RibFest starts Thursday and runs through Sunday. […more]

Clark Set To Join National Sprint Car Hall Of Fame

Jun 1, 2016 |

Clark Set To Join National Sprint Car Hall Of Fame Doug Clark will be inducted into the National Sprint Car Hall of Fame on Saturday in Knoxville, Iowa.See all stories on this topic Wednesday Sports Broadcast – June 1st Click the video player to view Wednesday’s 10 p.m. sports broadcast.See all stories on this topic

Googling Yourself Now Leads To Personal Privacy Controls

Jun 1, 2016 |

Googling Yourself Now Leads To Personal Privacy Controls San Francisco (AP) Soon, all you’ll need to do is Google yourself if you’re wondering how deeply Google has been digging into your digital life. In coming weeks, a shortcut to personal account information will appear at the top of Google’s search results whenever logged-in users enter […more]