Monthly Archives: October 2016

Human Trafficking: Is It Consent Or Coercion?

Oct 31, 2016 |

Human Trafficking: Is It Consent Or Coercion? State laws could be playing a role in how well minors are protected from human trafficking. See all stories on this topic New Purpose For Your Old Pumpkins The city is offering a free, eco-friendly solution for your old jack-o-lanterns. See all stories on this topic

Best Apocalypse Ready Cities

Oct 31, 2016 |

Best Apocalypse Ready Cities Every year around Halloween, CareerBuilder ranks the nation’s largest cities to see which ones are best prepared for a zombie apocalypse.See all stories on this topic Briante Weber still in HEAT’s plans After being cut by the Heat before the regular season started, Briante Weber will now spend his time with […more]

Sioux Falls earns share of NSIC South

Oct 31, 2016 |

Sioux Falls earns share of NSIC South MANKATO, Minn.–A powerful rushing attack, led by Max Mickey and Luke Papilion, and hard-nosed defense lifted No. 4 Sioux Falls to a 24-14 win …See all stories on this topic Sioux Falls Ends Mankato Mastery To Take Division Title Sioux Falls Ends Mankato Mastery To Take Division Title. USF […more]

Iowa Justices Who Decided Gay Marriage Face Retention Vote

Oct 30, 2016 |

Iowa Justices Who Decided Gay Marriage Face Retention Vote Chief Justice Mark Cady and Justices Daryl Hecht and Brent Appel need a simple majority of votes to remain on the bench.See all stories on this topic Autopsy Results Show Marlins Pitcher Had Cocaine, Alcohol In System The Sept. 25 crash killed Fernandez and two of […more]

Saturday Sports Broadcast – October 29th

Oct 30, 2016 |

Saturday Sports Broadcast – October 29th Click to view Saturday’s 10 PM Sports with @KELOCatSee all stories on this topic Extra Officers Out On Patrol For Halloween Weekend Sioux Falls, SD Its Halloween weekend! For some, that means dressing up in your favorite costume and enjoying the night out. Yet, Sioux Falls Police want to […more]

Mavericks football faces toughest test on schedule

Oct 29, 2016 |

Mavericks football faces toughest test on schedule “Sioux Falls is a different team than in the past,” Minnesota State coach Todd Hoffner said. “They’re more committed to running the football. They have …See all stories on this topic College Football Game Day: Sioux Falls at MSU, Gustavus at St. Olaf Last season, the Mavericks won 44-3 […more]

USF Men's Basketball Optimistic Heading Into New Season

Oct 29, 2016 |

USF Men’s Basketball Optimistic Heading Into New Season Coming off its best season in the Northern Sun, the USF men’s basketball team is hopeful the 2016-17 season will be even better. The cougars return five players with starting experience, including the program’s first ever NSIC 1st team selection in senior guard Mack Johnson. The talent […more]

Man rescued from 15-foot trench in Brandon

Oct 28, 2016 |

Man rescued from 15-foot trench in Brandon Law enforcement from Brandon, Sioux Falls and Valley Springs were able to get the man out of the trench within 15 minutes using “man power and …See all stories on this topic Near-record high temperatures expected Friday Brad Temeyer, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Sioux Falls, […more]

Yankton Police Searching For Missing Woman

Oct 27, 2016 |

Yankton Police Searching For Missing Woman An 80-year-old woman went missing from Autumn Winds assisted living in Yankton around 7 p.m. Thursday.See all stories on this topic Thursday Night Scoreboard – October 27th Here are Thursday’s results from across KELOLAND.See all stories on this topic

#ThatTimeWhen Eyedea rocked Sioux Falls

Oct 27, 2016 |

#ThatTimeWhen Eyedea rocked Sioux Falls He torched some of the best battlers on some of the biggest stages, but he also made a mark in Sioux Falls as the city fostered a growing hip-hop …See all stories on this topic State investigators probe drugs at mental health hospital SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — State authorities have […more]

Sioux Falls police search for missing 13-year-old

Oct 27, 2016 |

Sioux Falls police search for missing 13-year-old Sioux Falls police are asking for the public’s help in locating a missing 13-year-old. Amelia Blackbear was last seen near 51st and Grange around 10 …See all stories on this topic Study shows South Dakota’s law enforcement is ‘overworked’ SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KSFY)- With headlines about kidnappings and crime, […more]

Two People Killed In Two-Pickup Crash North Of Sturgis

Oct 26, 2016 |

Two People Killed In Two-Pickup Crash North Of Sturgis Two people are dead after a crash in western South Dakota’s Meade County.See all stories on this topic Authorities ID 16-Year-Old Faulkton Boy Killed In Crash The Highway Patrol says 16-year-old Christopher Cassens was driving a car that collided with a semitrailer pulling an empty cattle […more]

Man arrested on kidnapping charges Tuesday morning

Oct 25, 2016 |

Man arrested on kidnapping charges Tuesday morning Authorities received a call of a kidnapping in progress from Sioux Falls and were able to locate the vehicle at a farmstead northeast of Sioux Falls and …See all stories on this topic Maximizing Profit Conference set for Nov. 21 in Sioux Falls, SD BROOKINGS, S.D. – SDSU Extension […more]

C.R. RoughRiders make trade with Sioux Falls

Oct 25, 2016 |

C.R. RoughRiders make trade with Sioux Falls CEDAR RAPIDS — The Cedar Rapids RoughRiders continued to make over their roster Monday, trading forwards Nick Bowman and Will Garin to the …See all stories on this topic Sioux Falls Couple Donates Chess Sets To Ethiopian Schools A nonprofit based in Canton provides education for students living in […more]

Trial Of Man Accused Of Shooting Patrol Trooper Being Moved

Oct 24, 2016 |

Trial Of Man Accused Of Shooting Patrol Trooper Being Moved Please contact the Web site administrator to let them know that this error has occurred for this URL address….See all stories on this topic Actress Woodley Faces January Trial In Pipeline Protest Please contact the Web site administrator to let them know that this error […more]

Midco Aquatic Center makes a big splash during first week

Oct 23, 2016 |

Midco Aquatic Center makes a big splash during first week SIOUX FALLS. SD. (KSFY) Its been 10 days since the Midco Aquatic Center has been open for use to the public. The 60 year project has families from …See all stories on this topic Letter: Improve accountability, support Amendment V As someone who was elected on […more]

ALLSPACH: It's time for Shelby Houlihan Way

Oct 23, 2016 |

ALLSPACH: It’s time for Shelby Houlihan Way In honor of Houlihan, a Sioux City high school legend, rename Mayhew in … at both the University of South Dakota and the University of Sioux Falls.See all stories on this topic Titus – Steinberg Engagement Brianna is currently employed by SDN Communications of Sioux Falls, SD. Andrew […more]

Saturday Sports Broadcast – October 22nd

Oct 22, 2016 |

Saturday Sports Broadcast – October 22nd Click the video player to view Saturday’s 10 p.m. sports broadcast.See all stories on this topic Canvassing To Save Lives According to the National Fire Protection Association, three out of every five home fire deaths results from fires in homes with no working smoke alarms. See all stories on […more]

Edina Officials Release 3 Dashcam Videos Of Police Incident

Oct 22, 2016 |

Edina Officials Release 3 Dashcam Videos Of Police Incident Edina officials have released police dashcam videos that show the aftermath of an incident involving a white police officer and a black man from Minneapolis. See all stories on this topic 78-Year-Old Man Who Died In Crash In Vermillion Identified The South Dakota Highway Patrol has […more]

Stampede Rally Past Gamblers 7-2

Oct 22, 2016 |

Stampede Rally Past Gamblers 7-2 Sioux Falls, SD—Nearly a week after one of their worst performances of the early season, the Stampede put together one of their best as they rallied to roll over the Green Bay Gamblers 7-2 before 5,076 fans at the PREMIER Center Friday night. Trailing 2-1 early in the second, the […more]

Trump Walks Away From Ohio Reporter During Interview

Oct 21, 2016 |

Trump Walks Away From Ohio Reporter During Interview Donald Trump is making is making news not for what he said, but what he didn’t say to an Ohio reporter.See all stories on this topic Warner Bros. Promises Previously Unreleased Prince Music Warner Bros. Records says it is about to unveil two projects by the late […more]

PREP VOLLEYBALL: Wisner-Pilger sweeps for victory

Oct 21, 2016 |

PREP VOLLEYBALL: Wisner-Pilger sweeps for victory SIOUX FALLS WASHINGTON 3, YANKTON 0: The Sioux Falls Washington volleyball team swept Yankton 25-13, 25-19, 27-25 on Thursday in Sioux …See all stories on this topic Fed’s investigating Sioux City mail tampering case It seems numerous cards from Sioux City have shown up at the regional mail processing center […more]

Apple: Many 'Genuine' Apple Products On Amazon Are Fake

Oct 20, 2016 |

Apple: Many ‘Genuine’ Apple Products On Amazon Are Fake The revelation comes in a federal lawsuit filed by Apple against a New Jersey company on Monday over what Apple says are counterfeit chargers and cables for its products that were sold on Amazon.See all stories on this topic Nintendo Unveils New Home Console — With […more]

Weld Touts Libertarian Ideals in South Dakota

Oct 20, 2016 |

Weld Touts Libertarian Ideals in South Dakota SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Libertarian vice presidential nominee Bill Weld told potential voters Wednesday morning that he and Gary Johnson had the …See all stories on this topic SIOUX CITY FALLS SHORT ON TRAVEL GUIDE COVER VOTE Sioux City’s Art Center came up short in its quest to be […more]

Date Set For Soul2Soul The World Tour 2017 Ticket Sales

Oct 19, 2016 |

Date Set For Soul2Soul The World Tour 2017 Ticket Sales Tickets for a June 2017 concert at the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center go on sale at the end of October.See all stories on this topic Laffy Taffy A Top Candy Choice In South Dakota Halloween is almost here and stores are stocking their shelves with […more]

Tuesday Sports Broadcast – October 18th

Oct 18, 2016 |

Tuesday Sports Broadcast – October 18th Click the video player to view Tuesday’s 10 p.m. sports broadcast.See all stories on this topic MBK: SDSU Preps For New Season Under New Coach The SDSU men’s basketball team enters the new season under new head coach T.J. Otzelberger.See all stories on this topic

BBB targets cyber criminals

Oct 18, 2016 |

BBB targets cyber criminals SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO AM) – The Better Business Bureau says small businesses lose $75 billion a year to data breaches and other cyber threats.See all stories on this topic SD tops volunteer ranks for Hurricane Matthew David Franssens, Sioux Falls; Debbie, Franssens, Sioux Falls; Christa Ochocki, Sioux Falls; Ray Sorensen, […more]

Dells drops 3 matches

Oct 18, 2016 |

Dells drops 3 matches 1 Class A Sioux Falls Christian. Against Baltic, set scores … Against Sioux Falls Christian, set scores were 25-15, 25-14 and 25-18. In the first set, Dell …See all stories on this topic JV Bucks Fall To Washington In Finale SIOUX FALLS — Monday night’s junior varsity matchup between Yankton and Sioux […more]

KELO-TV Hosting Debate Between Noem, Hawks

Oct 17, 2016 |

KELO-TV Hosting Debate Between Noem, Hawks Sioux Falls, SD On Monday night, KELO-TV will host a debate between candidates for South Dakota’s seat in the U.S. House of Representatives. A live conversation with Republican incumbent Kristi Noem and Democratic challenger Paula Hawks will start at 9 a.m. CST and last until 10 p.m. Both Noem […more]

Sunday Sports Broadcast – October 16th

Oct 16, 2016 |

Sunday Sports Broadcast – October 16th Click to view Sunday’s 10 PM Sports with @KELOCatSee all stories on this topic Downtown Sioux Falls On Track for Growth “You know, when we opened, I didn’t see out 15 years. We were looking at 15 days.”See all stories on this topic

Voters to decide South Dakota payday loan industry's fate

Oct 16, 2016 |

Voters to decide South Dakota payday loan industry’s fate SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — The passage of a ballot measure capping payday loan interest rates would destroy the industry in South Dakota, according to …See all stories on this topic Local results: Volleyball Sioux Falls Washington def. Sioux City, North, Iowa, 21-12, 14-21, 15-7Unity Christian, Orange City, […more]

Minnehaha County Sheriff’s Looking For More Details On Truck Following Teenage Girls

Oct 15, 2016 |

Minnehaha County Sheriff’s Looking For More Details On Truck Following Teenage Girls The Minnehaha County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a suspicious vehicle in Garretson.  Authorities were called to Garretson after reports that a small red pickup with a topper had followed a group of teenage girls Saturday evening.  The drive is described as an older white […more]

GITI, Continental Recall Defective Tires On 265,000 Vehicles

Oct 15, 2016 |

GITI, Continental Recall Defective Tires On 265,000 Vehicles GITI Tire and Continental Tire have issued recalls affecting about 265,000 vehicles.See all stories on this topic Election Anxiety Is Causing Stress For Majority Of Americans Columbus (WCMH) From WCMH-TV This year’s race for the White House is being called one of the most combative, hateful and […more]

Highlights From US Senate Debate

Oct 14, 2016 |

Highlights From US Senate Debate It’s two men vying to represent you in Washington. See all stories on this topic A Hunt For The Ages Saturday’s start to the pheasant season in South Dakota attracts hunters from all regions of the country and all ages.See all stories on this topic

Whitney: Rape charges lead to fallout

Oct 14, 2016 |

Whitney: Rape charges lead to fallout “The process (at Augustana) was a complete sham,” says Sioux Falls defense lawyer Mike Butler, who represented Tsuruta at the hearing and in his …See all stories on this topic Twisted Sister to Perform Last U.S. Date Ever at Badlands Pawn SIOUX FALLS, S.D., Oct. 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Twisted […more]

Community leaders sleep in boxes to raise money for local shelter

Oct 14, 2016 |

Community leaders sleep in boxes to raise money for local shelter SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Thursday night is the biggest fundraiser of the year for the Bishop Dudley Hospitality House in Sioux Falls. It’s the second annual …See all stories on this topic Community members ‘Take Back the Night’ to raise awareness of domestic violence SIOUX […more]

Doctor Charged WIth Sex Trafficking Voluntarily Gives Up Medical License

Oct 13, 2016 |

Doctor Charged WIth Sex Trafficking Voluntarily Gives Up Medical License In paperwork filed with the South Dakota Board of Medical and Osteopathic Examiners, Jonathan Cohen agreed to unconditionally refrain from practicing medicine and prescribing medication.See all stories on this topic Police: Man Abducted Teen, Sexually Assaulted Her At Apartment A man faces kidnapping and rape […more]

Wednesday Sports Broadcast – October 12th

Oct 13, 2016 |

Wednesday Sports Broadcast – October 12th Click the video player to view Wednesday’s 10 p.m. sports broadcast.See all stories on this topic USD Volleyball Generating Excitement With Great Start The University of South Dakota Volleyball team has gotten off to a 17-3 start including going 6-0 in conference play. The Coyotes’ great start is generating […more]

Plane makes successful emergency landing in Mitchell

Oct 12, 2016 |

Plane makes successful emergency landing in Mitchell MITCHELL, S.D. (AP) — Engine problems forced a turboprop plane flying from Minot, North Dakota, to Sioux Falls, South Dakota, to make an …See all stories on this topic City puts off action on landfill charges Sioux Falls, SD (KELO AM) – There will be no immediate action taken […more]

Sioux Falls city council trashes ordinance

Oct 12, 2016 |

Sioux Falls city council trashes ordinance Cressman says a couple of years ago one Sioux Falls hauler was dealing with some health issues and got behind on payments at the dump.See all stories on this topic Scouts sponsoring Scouting for Food and Sight Joining the Sioux Council in this event are the Lions Foundation, Dacotah […more]

Vikings Sign OT Jake Long, Put Andre Smith On IR

Oct 11, 2016 |

Vikings Sign OT Jake Long, Put Andre Smith On IR Vikings expected to sign former No. 1 overall pick, OT, Jake Long today, per source. A Michigan man makes his way to Minnesota. Jake Long now becomes second former No. 1 overall pick Vikings have acquired as an injury replacement this season. https://t.co/LAqhT6Htk5…See all stories […more]

Monday Sports Broadcast – October 10th

Oct 11, 2016 |

Monday Sports Broadcast – October 10th Click the video player to view Monday’s 10 p.m. sports broadcast.See all stories on this topic Vikings Improve To 5-0 With Rout Of Texans The Vikings scored touchdowns on their first two possessions Sunday, en route to a 31-13 win over Houston.See all stories on this topic

Debate Questioner Kenneth Bone Becomes Internet Star

Oct 10, 2016 |

Debate Questioner Kenneth Bone Becomes Internet Star One clear winner from the second presidential debate is a questioner whose mild-mannered appearance has made him an unlikely online star. Kenneth Bone asked on Sunday night GOP nominee Donald Trump and Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton about energy policy and became an internet sensation almost instantly. A Facebook fan […more]

WSOC: USF's comeback falls short to Upper Iowa

Oct 9, 2016 |

WSOC: USF’s comeback falls short to Upper Iowa SIOUX FALLS – After conceding two first half goals, University of Sioux Falls Soccer mounted a comeback in the second half but fell short in a 2-1 loss …See all stories on this topic Motorcyclist Killed in Crash on 41st Street, Vehicle Ends Up in Daycare On October […more]

$100K Winning Powerball Ticket Sold In Watertown

Oct 9, 2016 |

$100K Winning Powerball Ticket Sold In Watertown The numbers from Saturday were 3, 54, 61, 64, 68, Powerball 9.See all stories on this topic Officials ID Man Suspected Of Killing 2 Officers The Riverside County Sheriff’s Department identified the man Sunday as John Felix.See all stories on this topic

Schwan: In defense of a liberal arts education

Oct 9, 2016 |

Schwan: In defense of a liberal arts education “Entrepreneurship is kind of the ‘liberal arts of business,’” said University of Sioux Falls professor Bruce Watley. “As an entrepreneur, you have to know …See all stories on this topic Photo Gallery Aberdeen Central volleyball vs Sioux Falls Roosevelt Aberdeen Central’s Allisen Nielsen, center and Melia Mounga, right, […more]

Raiders looking for repeat, Cobblers, Spartans battling for redemption

Oct 8, 2016 |

Raiders looking for repeat, Cobblers, Spartans battling for redemption All three teams did just that last season and will compete in their second straight soccer championships at McEneaney Field in Sioux Falls.See all stories on this topic Amendment R critical to economy There is not the same degree of sharing between the Sioux Falls School […more]

Lancers Earn First Win of Season

Oct 8, 2016 |

Lancers Earn First Win of Season Ralston, NE – A special teams showdown in Ralston proved to be what the Lancers needed to snap a four-game losing streak defeating Sioux Falls …See all stories on this topic Pine Ridge mourns following deadly explosion Including a little girl, one neighbor says – was taken to a Sioux […more]

Police: Woman lied about kidnapping by ex-husband

Oct 7, 2016 |

Police: Woman lied about kidnapping by ex-husband An Iowa woman was arrested after Sioux Falls police say she lied about her ex-husband kidnapping her. Leanne Marie Chick, 36, of Sheldon, Iowa …See all stories on this topic Real clowns speak out against ‘creepy clowns’ craze Brian Schultz, also known as Sticky the clown, heard of the […more]

USF to break ground on new 'Benedetto Hall'

Oct 6, 2016 |

USF to break ground on new ‘Benedetto Hall’ Mark Benedetto will leave the University of Sioux Falls next spring, but his name will remain on campus. The university plans to formally break ground …See all stories on this topic USF to break ground on new Benedetto Hall Friday SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KSFY) – The University of […more]

911 Call From Georgia Teen Leads To Human Trafficking Arrest

Oct 6, 2016 |

911 Call From Georgia Teen Leads To Human Trafficking Arrest A Georgia teenager called police after she and a Sioux Falls man got into an argument while she was staying at his apartment.See all stories on this topic Second Case Of Zika Virus Confirmed In South Dakota The case is travel-related after the woman had […more]

B-Squad to the rescue

Oct 5, 2016 |

B-Squad to the rescue An organization that brings homeless dogs off of reservations to shelters is expanding to bring them closer to the Sioux Falls area. The B-Squad Dog …See all stories on this topic Chelsea Clinton Speaks In Sioux Falls Twitters: Chelsea Clinton, daughter of democratic nominee for president Hillary Clinton, addressed a crowd at […more]

AARP thinks Sioux Falls is 'happy and hardy'

Oct 5, 2016 |

AARP thinks Sioux Falls is ‘happy and hardy’ “The city ranks high on happiness measures, with abundant outdoor activities, a strong sense of community and a friendly spirit. More upsides: There’s …See all stories on this topic Volunteers needed for railroad corridor clean up Oct. 15th SIOUX FALLS, SD (KELO-AM) – Four neighborhood groups in Sioux […more]

Tuesday Sports Broadcast – October 4th

Oct 5, 2016 |

Tuesday Sports Broadcast – October 4th Click the video player to view Tuesday’s 10 p.m. sports broadcast.See all stories on this topic New Fareway Means Changes For Harrisburg The new grocery store will bring more development and convenience to residents. See all stories on this topic

Foundation Park lands grant to help development

Oct 4, 2016 |

Foundation Park lands grant to help development There’s a nearly $1.7 million piece of good news for Foundation Park, the 820-acre development park from the Sioux Falls Development Foundation in …See all stories on this topic Sioux Falls police arrest man who escaped from county jail SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — An inmate who escaped from […more]

Class AA Boys State Golf Championship Day 1

Oct 4, 2016 |

Class AA Boys State Golf Championship Day 1 Sioux Falls Lincoln’s Adam Schrader, left, places his ball on the ninth green before lining up his shot during the opening day of the Class AA Boys …See all stories on this topic Stevens in fifth after day one of state golf tourney Most of the players would […more]

Clinton's Daughter To Make Campaign Stop In Sioux Falls

Oct 3, 2016 |

Clinton’s Daughter To Make Campaign Stop In Sioux Falls Hillary Clinton’s daughter, Chelsea, will be in Sioux Falls on Wednesday to campaign for her mother.See all stories on this topic Live At 11: State Supreme Court Holds Fall Session In Aberdeen An Alexandria woman is appealing her 80-year prison conviction for the 2009 kidnapping and […more]

ESCAPED INMATE: Authorities Searching for Anthony Beck

Oct 2, 2016 |

ESCAPED INMATE: Authorities Searching for Anthony Beck … at approximately 5:30pm Anthony Beck escaped from the Minnehaha County Corrections Center, located at 1900 W Russell St in Sioux Falls, SD.See all stories on this topic WSOC: USF Soccer drops 2-0 decision to No. 15 Minot State SIOUX FALLS – After entering a point in three […more]

Spearfish Housing Study Shows More Rental Units Needed

Oct 2, 2016 |

Spearfish Housing Study Shows More Rental Units Needed Most popular communities…See all stories on this topic Platte Park Swing Rigged With Fish Hooks A park swing in Platte was tampered with Saturday, rigged with fish hooks.See all stories on this topic

Schwan: If only pheasants filled jobs

Oct 2, 2016 |

Schwan: If only pheasants filled jobs It’s the reason workforce development is a centerpiece of the next Forward Sioux Falls campaign and why the state has launched efforts such as its …See all stories on this topic USHL hockey: Black Hawks top Sioux Falls, 5-2 SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Waterloo capped a 2-0 weekend Saturday night […more]

Supreme Court In Holding Pattern, Awaiting Ninth Justice

Oct 1, 2016 |

Supreme Court In Holding Pattern, Awaiting Ninth Justice The absence of a ninth justice since Antonin Scalia’s death in February has hamstrung the court in several cases.See all stories on this topic Subaru Recalls 600K Cars For Windshield Wiper Issue The recall affects some Legacy and Outback cars from the 2010 to 2014 model years. […more]