Monthly Archives: July 2016

Surgeons: Beyond The Knife

Jul 31, 2016 |

Surgeons: Beyond The Knife Surgeons often get a bad wrap for being cold and abrupt with patients. See all stories on this topic Health Officials Warn Of West Nile Risk The state Department of Health says South Dakota’s peak transmission will last through the end of August.See all stories on this topic

3 Teams Remain at State Legion Baseball Tournament

Jul 31, 2016 |

3 Teams Remain at State Legion Baseball Tournament SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – 3 teams remain alive at the South Dakota State American Legion Championship Baseball tournament as into the final day of the …See all stories on this topic Post 320 Keeps Rolling at Legion State Tournament Since losing to Sioux Falls East during the opening […more]

Saturday Sports Broadcast – July 30th

Jul 31, 2016 |

Saturday Sports Broadcast – July 30th Click to view Saturday’s 10 PM Sports with @KELOCatSee all stories on this topic Numbers Drawn In $487 Million Powerball Jackpot The winning numbers for the Powerball are 11-17-21-23-32 and Powerball 5. See all stories on this topic

State 'A' Legion: Post 22 Remains Perfect, Stars Eliminate Watertown

Jul 30, 2016 |

State ‘A’ Legion: Post 22 Remains Perfect, Stars Eliminate Watertown Post 22 faced Sioux Falls East on Friday night. Erik Petry and Zach Solano each had two RBIs to help lead Post 22 over Sioux Falls East, 11-2. Post 22 …See all stories on this topic Sioux Falls: Motorcycle crash kills 1, injures 1 Sioux Falls: […more]

Friday Sports Broadcast – July 29th

Jul 30, 2016 |

Friday Sports Broadcast – July 29th Click to view Friday’s 10 PM Sports with @KELOCatSee all stories on this topic Kuhnert & Gulbrandson Racing to The Finish Brandon, SD Through the first eight races of the Hobby Stock season at Badlands Motor Speedway Chad Kuhnert holds a 20 point lead over defending champion Dustin Gulbrandson. […more]

Banquet Needs Summer Volunteers

Jul 29, 2016 |

Banquet Needs Summer Volunteers The Banquet is putting out a call for more volunteers. See all stories on this topic Activist Wants Public Vote On Sioux Falls Office Building Activist Bruce Danielson filed the necessary paperwork to begin collecting signatures.See all stories on this topic

Mother Of Killed Teen Speaks Out At Vigil

Jul 29, 2016 |

Mother Of Killed Teen Speaks Out At Vigil “The community has really come together.”See all stories on this topic Breadico: Baking A Booming Business KELOLAND News first caught up with the Sioux Falls man three years ago when he left his full-time job at a pharmaceutical company to bake bread. He started his business out of […more]

2 Hikers From Vermont Missing In Badlands National Park

Jul 28, 2016 |

2 Hikers From Vermont Missing In Badlands National Park At around 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, the Pennington County Sheriff’s Office were told two female hikers from Vermont were lost near the Sage Creek Campground.See all stories on this topic Standing Rock Sioux Sues Corps Over Oil Pipeline Permits Tribal officials filed the lawsuit Wednesday against the […more]

Preparing Miracles In Madison

Jul 27, 2016 |

Preparing Miracles In Madison Comments We Welcome discussion on KELOLAND News stories but will delete any comments that contain swearing or make threats against others….See all stories on this topic Pet Pampering: A Booming Business Sioux Falls, SD Every year Americans keep spending more money on their pets. This year alone that number is expected […more]

Prosecutors Drop Charges In Freddie Gray Case

Jul 27, 2016 |

Prosecutors Drop Charges In Freddie Gray Case The prosecution’s decision Wednesday comes after a judge had already acquitted three of the six officers charged in the case, including the van driver and another officer who was the highest-ranking of the group.See all stories on this topic Reagan Shooter John Hinckley, Jr. To Be Released From […more]

Explorers bounce back to down Saints

Jul 27, 2016 |

Explorers bounce back to down Saints The X’s lost to Saint Paul 16-0 on Monday, the second largest margin of defeat in franchise history. The largest was a 24-7 loss to Sioux Falls on July 3 …See all stories on this topic Restaurants lure bike path users The plan is to travel across Sioux Falls in […more]

Blue Angels make a "pit stop" in Great Falls

Jul 26, 2016 |

Blue Angels make a “pit stop” in Great Falls The aerial demonstration team (Boeing F/A-18 Hornets) wrapped up a performance at an air show in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, on Sunday. The Blue …See all stories on this topic Cooling trend continues for rest of work week According to the National Weather Service in Sioux Falls, […more]

Eye In The Sky

Jul 25, 2016 |

Eye In The Sky Drones provide breathtaking views of anything from local sights to businesses and more.See all stories on this topic Distrust Rises As DNC Begins Sanders supporters upset after leaked emails from DNC leadership. See all stories on this topic

'Making Strides Against Breast Cancer' Kicks Off With Team Breakfast

Jul 25, 2016 |

‘Making Strides Against Breast Cancer’ Kicks Off With Team Breakfast The MSABC breakfast will be held at the Hilton Garden Inn in Sioux Falls on Wednesday, August 3 at 7:30 a.m. More information can be found here.See all stories on this topic Officer-involved crash reminder to pay attention on the road An officer-involved accident Monday […more]

Luverne becomes Purple Heart City

Jul 24, 2016 |

Luverne becomes Purple Heart City The website shows just one city in South Dakota — Sioux Falls — and one city in Iowa — Council Bluffs — that have be designated Purple Heart cities.See all stories on this topic American Association standings – July 24 Sioux City at St. Paul, 7:05 p.m.. Laredo at Sioux […more]

Sioux Falls Storm Win 10th Indoor Football Title

Jul 24, 2016 |

Sioux Falls Storm Win 10th Indoor Football Title SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The Sioux Falls Storm defeated the Spokane Empire 55-34 to win their sixth straight Indoor Football League United Bowl and …See all stories on this topic Afterschool programs get funds for academic support efforts This year’s recipients include the Alcester-Hudson School District, the Multi-Cultural […more]

Lalley: Helping out can be as easy as lunch

Jul 23, 2016 |

Lalley: Helping out can be as easy as lunch Apparently, a fair number of Sioux Falls diners read the story and saw an opportunity to get some good food and lend a hand during a tough time.See all stories on this topic Firefighters Wear Light-Weight Gear For Grass Fires The last few days of extreme […more]

Sioux Falls police investigating kidnapping, robbery

Jul 23, 2016 |

Sioux Falls police investigating kidnapping, robbery SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Sioux Falls police say they are investigating a report of a man who was robbed and kidnapped at a motel. Police say they …See all stories on this topic Flying J auto theft Sioux Falls, SD (KELO AM) – Sioux Falls Police are investigating an […more]

Spokane Empire, Sioux Falls Storm proved they belong in United Bowl

Jul 22, 2016 |

Spokane Empire, Sioux Falls Storm proved they belong in United Bowl Spokane Empire, Sioux Falls Storm proved they belong in United Bowl. Jim Meehan. ×. You’ve viewed 1 of 5 free stories this month.See all stories on this topic Sixth consecutive title could be a task Two of the team’s losses came to Sioux Falls […more]

William And Kate Release Photos For Prince George's Birthday

Jul 22, 2016 |

William And Kate Release Photos For Prince George’s Birthday The Abbey Bells have begun to ring for the birthday of Prince George of Cambridge pic.twitter.com/iGmAnO1OLq…See all stories on this topic Stay Safe Outside, Avoid Heat Stroke The Red Cross offers tips for those outside to stay safe and avoid heat stroke. Children and pets should […more]

Post 2 Walks-Off Against Sioux Falls

Jul 22, 2016 |

Post 2 Walks-Off Against Sioux Falls Watch the video to see highlights of Thursday’s legion baseball action between Post 2 and Sioux Falls, as shown on KVRR Sports.See all stories on this topic RedHawks swept by Sioux Falls Sioux Falls, SD – The American Association All-Star break comes at the end of the month, and […more]

Flashy Outfits, New Enthusiasm Take Over RNC’s Third Day

Jul 21, 2016 |

Flashy Outfits, New Enthusiasm Take Over RNC’s Third Day Cleveland The Republican National Convention’s third day brought a new wave of excitement, topping the lackluster energy seen during the first half of the party’s gathering. Delegates showed up to the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland full of energy and dressed in their flashiest patriotic get-ups. […more]

Washington Square construction has begun

Jul 21, 2016 |

Washington Square construction has begun A new building in downtown Sioux Falls could one day rival buildings in other major U.S cities. It may be a lot full of dirt now but the future Washington …See all stories on this topic Thursday at 10: Flying with the Blue Angels The Blue Angels are practicing for the […more]

Authorities ID pedestrian struck and killed in Sioux Falls

Jul 20, 2016 |

Authorities ID pedestrian struck and killed in Sioux Falls SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Authorities have identified a pedestrian who died after being struck by two vehicles in northeastern Sioux Falls.See all stories on this topic U.S. Navy Blue Angels Arriving In Sioux Falls Wednesday The U.S. Navy Blue Angels arrive in Sioux Falls Wednesday […more]

Canaries Top RedHawks 5-4 In Shelby Ford's Debut

Jul 19, 2016 |

Canaries Top RedHawks 5-4 In Shelby Ford’s Debut SIOUX FALLS, SD – It wasn’t the most conventional way to do it, but David Bergin earned a bases-loaded walk in the bottom of the ninth and the Sioux Falls Canaries snapped a nine-game losing streak, beating the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks 5-4 on Tuesday night. Sioux Falls starter […more]

Navy Seals Take To Skies Above Sioux Falls

Jul 19, 2016 |

Navy Seals Take To Skies Above Sioux Falls Salem native and Navy Seal TJ Amdahl participated in the Leap Frog jump at Oak View Library on Monday night.See all stories on this topic GOP Rep. Steve King Asks How Minorities Gave To Civilization Cleveland (AP) Iowa Republican U.S. Rep. Steve King, one of the most […more]

Monday Sports Broadcast – July 18th

Jul 18, 2016 |

Monday Sports Broadcast – July 18th Click the video player to view Monday’s 10 p.m. sports broadcast.See all stories on this topic Randy Droescher Memorial Races Rapid Speedway and Badlands Motor Speedway will host Randy Droescher Memorial races this week.See all stories on this topic

Law firm expands to Fargo

Jul 18, 2016 |

Law firm expands to Fargo The firm was founded in Sioux City and opened a Sioux Falls in 2013 and the firm expanded to Spencer, Iowa, in 2015. The firm is licensed to practice …See all stories on this topic Sioux Falls Storm will play for 6th straight IFL title SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — The […more]

Pizza Fundraiser At Penitentiary Raises Money For Non-Profit Organization

Jul 17, 2016 |

Pizza Fundraiser At Penitentiary Raises Money For Non-Profit Organization The South Dakota State Penitentiary got a special delivery Sunday.See all stories on this topic Local Officers Honored In The Midst Of Tragedy Canton, SD With all the tragedy surrounding law enforcement lately, one local business took it upon itself to honor officers in South Dakota.  […more]

Recent drug store robberies worry South Dakota pharmacists

Jul 17, 2016 |

Recent drug store robberies worry South Dakota pharmacists The issue came up after a couple of recent incidents, including an armed robbery at a Sioux Falls pharmacy when a robber flashed a handgun after …See all stories on this topic Hard red winter wheat rises and falls for Sioux County farmer Gary Hansen is shown in […more]

Wingnuts cruise past Canaries 10-2

Jul 16, 2016 |

Wingnuts cruise past Canaries 10-2 Alex Boshers pitched a complete game and his teammates took advantage of gifts from Sioux Falls in the Wingnuts’ 10-2 win on Saturday night at …See all stories on this topic The Denny The Difference For The Storm In Sioux Falls they’ve never lost. That includes the last three United Conference […more]

Live From NY: Trump VP Announcement

Jul 16, 2016 |

Live From NY: Trump VP Announcement Trump postponed the announcement following the truck attack in Nice, France, that left scores dead.See all stories on this topic Police Take Possession Of Piano Men Were Pushing Down Street Rapid City police are asking residents if anyone is missing a piano.See all stories on this topic

Teenager Dies In Lyon County Crash

Jul 15, 2016 |

Teenager Dies In Lyon County Crash A teenager died in a car vs. semi-truck crash in rural Lyon County, IA. A 16-year-old male from Inwood, IA was driving his car when he crossed into oncoming traffic. He collided head-on with the semi-truck.  The 55-year-old Marshall, MN driver of the semi-truck suffered minor injures.  Iowa State […more]

After confident win, UFC Fight Night 91's Alex Nicholson plans to make a title run

Jul 15, 2016 |

After confident win, UFC Fight Night 91’s Alex Nicholson plans to make a title run SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Things started to turn around for Alex Nicholson on Wednesday night – though you wouldn’t necessarily know it if you watched …See all stories on this topic Dustin D. Tschetter, 37, of Sioux Falls SIOUX FALLS — […more]

Drought Conditions To Intensify With Hot Forecast

Jul 14, 2016 |

Drought Conditions To Intensify With Hot Forecast The latest drought monitor from Thursday morning shows an extreme drought in and around the Black Hills, which is little change from the last week.See all stories on this topic Land Of Deep Blue Waters The healing power of art is very much on display at the Sanford […more]

Charles Schwab opens Sioux Falls office

Jul 14, 2016 |

Charles Schwab opens Sioux Falls office Charles Schwab has opened a Sioux Falls branch. The full-service investment firm has an office in a new retail center at 4820 S. Louise Ave. It’s part of …See all stories on this topic Tony Ferguson vs Lando Vannata full fight video highlights from UFC Sioux Falls Thanks to a […more]

Tim Boetsch Pounds Out Josh Samman In Sioux Falls

Jul 13, 2016 |

Tim Boetsch Pounds Out Josh Samman In Sioux Falls A middleweight scrap took place on the main card of UFC Fight Night 91. The competitors were Tim Boetsch (18-10) and Josh Samman (12-3).See all stories on this topic Neighborhood watch groups seek majority participation Sioux Falls City Councilor Theresa Stehly hopes that up to five […more]

Vermillion's Fire Chief Leaving To Take Job In Minnesota

Jul 13, 2016 |

Vermillion’s Fire Chief Leaving To Take Job In Minnesota Vermillion’s fire chief is leaving to take a job in Minnesota.See all stories on this topic Presidential Conventions Focus On Swing States Washington (Media General) National political conventions are often considered infomercials for the major party’s candidates, but this year the events will also let Democrats […more]

Corporate good deeds

Jul 12, 2016 |

Corporate good deeds Corn Week, a fundraiser coordinated by the Sioux Falls Skyforce and South Dakota Corn, raised $5,000 and 240 pounds of food for Feeding South …See all stories on this topic Databank for July 13, 2016 BUILDING PERMITS. The following are building permits for $20,000 or more issued for June 20-24, 2016, in the […more]

5 Arrested After Shots Fired On Police In Washington

Jul 12, 2016 |

5 Arrested After Shots Fired On Police In Washington The incident early Tuesday follows recent protests over police killings of black men in Louisiana and Minnesota and the fatal shooting of five police officers in Dallas.See all stories on this topic Sioux Falls Housing Market Remains Strong It continues to be a good time to […more]

Power outage leaves southwest Sioux Falls in the dark

Jul 11, 2016 |

Power outage leaves southwest Sioux Falls in the dark According to Xcel Energy’s website, more than 2,600 of their customers lost power just after 8:30 Monday night. The outage has also caused some …See all stories on this topic Local law enforcement officials address reduced applicant pool SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The tense environment surrounding last […more]

Driver airlifted in Deuel County crash

Jul 11, 2016 |

Driver airlifted in Deuel County crash One person was airlifted to a Sioux Falls hospital on Sunday night after a single-vehicle crash near the Brandt exit of Interstate 29 in Deuel County.See all stories on this topic Barre fitness business opens this week The Sioux Falls location opens July 11 and will offer a specially […more]

Rising Tension Over The Week's Tragedy Has Some Law Enforcement On Higher Alert

Jul 10, 2016 |

Rising Tension Over The Week’s Tragedy Has Some Law Enforcement On Higher Alert The rising tension over this week’s events have some local law-enforcement officers on high alert. Sergeant Steve Swenson is working his usual Sunday afternoon patrol, only he’s being a little more cautious on the job. “It makes it a scary time to […more]

Pierre JV's Drop Two at Sioux Falls Tournament

Jul 10, 2016 |

Pierre JV’s Drop Two at Sioux Falls Tournament SIOUX FALLS, .S.D. – The Pierre Post 8 American Legion Junior Varsity baseball team lost twice Saturday at the Milt Simmons JV Baseball …See all stories on this topic Low grain prices encourage farmers to add storage SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota farmers have been adding […more]

Protesters Shut Down Interstate 94 Near Downtown St. Paul

Jul 10, 2016 |

Protesters Shut Down Interstate 94 Near Downtown St. Paul Media General Terms and Conditions of Use • Privacy Policy • Advertising Terms and Conditions • For problems with the FCC Public File • Children’s Programming (KELO,KDLO, KPLO, KCLO) • For assistance accessing our FCC online public files (KELO, KDLO, KPLO, KCLO)…See all stories on this topic Hot Harley Nights Rolls Into Downtown […more]

Canaries explode for 18 against Fish

Jul 9, 2016 |

Canaries explode for 18 against Fish On Friday night in Sioux Falls, Maikol Gonzalez had three hits while newcomer Willie Cabrera along with Josh Romanski and Casio Grider homered.See all stories on this topic Canaries beat Goldeyes in Sioux Falls Sioux Falls answered back in the bottom of the fifth on a two-run shot to […more]

Whitney: JazzFest finds its groove

Jul 8, 2016 |

Whitney: JazzFest finds its groove “There wasn’t anything going on,” says former attorney Chris Carlsen, a founding member of what was then the Sioux Falls Jazz Society. “I had gone …See all stories on this topic Sioux Falls Millennials Now Becoming Homeowners “We have a family business that I’ll take over someday so I always knew […more]

Latest From Dallas: AP Source Says Dallas Suspect Was Micah Johnson

Jul 8, 2016 |

Latest From Dallas: AP Source Says Dallas Suspect Was Micah Johnson Dallas (AP) KELOLAND News is tracking the latest updates coming from Dallas. We will be updating this story as information becomes available. For up-to-the-minute live coverage, follow CBSN throughout the day.   10:10 a.m. A Texas law enforcement official has told The Associated Press […more]

Sioux City, IA (51101)

Jul 8, 2016 |

Sioux City, IA (51101) SIOUX CITY | Severe storms have rumbled through Siouxland this week, … Nebraska, according to the the National Weather Service in Sioux Falls.See all stories on this topic Heat’s Winslow says Dwyane Wade’s departure has shaken him He averaged 15.8 points, 5.3 rebounds and 2.3 assists with Sioux Falls, which won […more]

Sioux Falls Officials Search For Dog That Bit Person

Jul 7, 2016 |

Sioux Falls Officials Search For Dog That Bit Person Authorities need to find the dog to ensure its rabies vaccination is current. Otherwise, the person bitten likely will have to undergo a series of rabies shots.See all stories on this topic Trump Offers Assurances To GOP Rank-And-File In Congress Washington (AP) Donald Trump offered assurances […more]

Wednesday Sports Broadcast – July 6th

Jul 6, 2016 |

Wednesday Sports Broadcast – July 6th Click the video player to view Wednesday’s 10 p.m. sports broadcast.See all stories on this topic Devin Clark Prepares For UFC Fight Night 91 Devin Clark will make his UFC debut against Alex Nicholson at UFC Fight Night 91 next Wednesday.See all stories on this topic

Sioux Falls man accused of breaking into US senator's office

Jul 6, 2016 |

Sioux Falls man accused of breaking into US senator’s office SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A 45-year-old man accused of breaking into U.S. Sen. Mike Round’s office in Sioux Falls faces charges including burglary …See all stories on this topic Heat, storm chances return for Wednesday Storm clouds darken the sky above Sioux City in this […more]

Sweet Snags First Ever World of Outlaws Win At Badlands

Jul 5, 2016 |

Sweet Snags First Ever World of Outlaws Win At Badlands Brandon, SD The World of Outlaws is the premier racing circuit for sprint car drivers. This past weekend they made their annual stop in Brandon, marking their first at the newly named Badlands Motor Speedway. On Saturday night thousands of race fans packed into Badlands […more]

FBI Says It Won't Recommend Charges In Clinton Email Matter

Jul 5, 2016 |

FBI Says It Won’t Recommend Charges In Clinton Email Matter FBI holds news conference regarding Clinton’s private emails.See all stories on this topic Apple Urges Organ Donation Via New iPhone Software San Francisco (AP) Apple wants to encourage millions of iPhone owners to register as organ donors through a software update that will add an […more]

Boston Pops to give first ever Sioux Falls performance

Jul 4, 2016 |

Boston Pops to give first ever Sioux Falls performance The Washington Pavilion announced it will welcome the Boston Pops to the Mary W. Sommervold Hall in the spring of next year. 2016 marks the 131st …See all stories on this topic Search And Rescue, Boaters Weigh In On Lake Madison Drowning “Where were his friends, that […more]

Drowning Victim Found At Lake Madison

Jul 4, 2016 |

Drowning Victim Found At Lake Madison The Lake County Sheriff’s Office was called at around 6 p.m. Sunday after a group couldn’t find their friend. Earlier that day, five boats had tied together near Peninsula Point in the south central area of the lake.See all stories on this topic With Few Political Allies, Trump Plans […more]

Biking The Bureaucracy

Jul 3, 2016 |

Biking The Bureaucracy Managing the demands of trail users can be a bumpy ride for the U.S. Forest Service.See all stories on this topic UPDATE: Dive Team Recovers Body In Lake Madison Dive teams are searching on the south side of Lake Madison for a missing person. See all stories on this topic

Post 8 Goes 0 for 5 in Fargo

Jul 3, 2016 |

Post 8 Goes 0 for 5 in Fargo Pierre is back on the back on the road on Wednesday when they travel to Sioux Falls to face Sioux Falls West in a doubleheader. Friday, Post 8 is …See all stories on this topic Train traffic to increase with Sioux Falls rail yard project SIOUX FALLS, S.D. […more]

Bridges Bay Resort Expands Experience For Guests

Jul 3, 2016 |

Bridges Bay Resort Expands Experience For Guests New addition creates one-stop-shop for your next trip.See all stories on this topic Lennox Kicks Off 4th Of July Celebrations Lennox holds its Annual 4th of July Celebration. Community members join in on the fun and remeber what the holiday is all aboutSee all stories on this topic

Claremont Man Killed In Rollover Crash

Jul 2, 2016 |

Claremont Man Killed In Rollover Crash A Claremont, SD man was killed in a single-vehicle crash near Hoven Thursday afternoon.See all stories on this topic Crow Peak Fire 40 Percent Contained The Crow Peak fire in the Black Hills is finally starting to back down.See all stories on this topic

Goldeyes slide to 8-1 win over Sioux Falls Canaries

Jul 2, 2016 |

Goldeyes slide to 8-1 win over Sioux Falls Canaries Ridge Hoopii-Haslam drove in three runs and righty Mikey O’Brien struck out eight in a complete-game effort as the Winnipeg Goldeyes routed the …See all stories on this topic Former Parkston football coach wanted for embezzlement Sioux Falls, SD (KELO AM) – Sioux Falls native and former […more]

Sioux Falls upping its fight to prevent the Zika virus from spreading in southeast South Dakota

Jul 1, 2016 |

Sioux Falls upping its fight to prevent the Zika virus from spreading in southeast South Dakota Sioux Falls is upping its fight to prevent the Zika virus from spreading in … With assistance from the state health department, the city of Sioux Falls’ …See all stories on this topic Trial in Sioux Falls home dispute concludes […more]