Monthly Archives: August 2018

Newly Named Assistant Police Chief Talks Goals For Sioux Falls

Aug 31, 2018 |

Newly Named Assistant Police Chief Talks Goals For Sioux Falls SIOUX FALLS, SD – A police lieutenant has made it his mission to get rid of drugs in Sioux Falls, and he says that won’t change when he becomes …See all stories on this topic A proposed tax increase on cigarettes has one South Dakota group […more]

Sioux Falls Man Convicted of Careless Driving in Fatal Crash

Aug 31, 2018 |

Sioux Falls Man Convicted of Careless Driving in Fatal Crash SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A 53-year-old Sioux Falls man has been convicted of careless driving in a crash that killed a 19-year-old Sioux Falls …See all stories on this topic A Look Into the Series History of Sioux Falls Presidents Bowl Participants Washington has been […more]

Email threat made to a local Sioux Falls high school deemed a hoax

Aug 30, 2018 |

Email threat made to a local Sioux Falls high school deemed a hoax Superintendent for the Sioux Falls School District, Dr. Brian Maher says that they had extra awareness at the school and all entrances and exits of the …See all stories on this topic Pet Food Drive To Help Hundreds Of Animals At Sioux Falls […more]

GALLAGHER: Megadeth Grammy winner returns to Roof Garden for Iowa Rock-n-Roll Hall of …

Aug 30, 2018 |

GALLAGHER: Megadeth Grammy winner returns to Roof Garden for Iowa Rock-n-Roll Hall of … Ellefson says his parents fully supported him as he traipsed across southwest Minnesota and into Sioux Falls and Northwest Iowa as a high schooler, …See all stories on this topic VA looking for alternative options to transport veterans to new Dakota Dunes […more]

Sioux Falls Walmart Now Has A Pickup Tower

Aug 29, 2018 |

Sioux Falls Walmart Now Has A Pickup Tower SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Walmart customers in north Sioux Falls will have a new option to skip the checkout lane and aisles. The location along West 60th …See all stories on this topic Sioux Falls School District Implements ID-Scanning Technology For All Visitors Sioux Falls School District Implements […more]

Sanford Health CEO Krabbenhoft addresses job rumors

Aug 29, 2018 |

Sanford Health CEO Krabbenhoft addresses job rumors SIOUX FALLS, (SIOUXFALLS.BUSINESS) – Sanford Health CEO Kelby Krabbenhoft is shutting down rumors that he was asked to leave his job.See all stories on this topic Sanford International Construction: A City Inside The City SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Crews are building a small city right inside Sioux Falls […more]

The Sneeze Is On: Fall Allergy Season in Full Swing in Sioux Empire

Aug 28, 2018 |

The Sneeze Is On: Fall Allergy Season in Full Swing in Sioux Empire SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Fall allergy season is coming back in full swing, making life for some of us uncomfortable. Whether your allergies are easy to …See all stories on this topic Suburban, rural voters could influence Iowa House control In order to […more]

LPGA GreatLife Challenge will include Kate Wynja this week

Aug 28, 2018 |

LPGA GreatLife Challenge will include Kate Wynja this week The Sioux Falls GreatLife Challenge’s most famous competitor this week, at least around these parts, is an amateur golfer who just finished up at Sioux …See all stories on this topic Why didn’t parents learn about a gun found in a Sioux Falls school sooner? Parents weren’t […more]

New Teachers In Sioux Falls School District

Aug 27, 2018 |

New Teachers In Sioux Falls School District There are a lot of new faces in KELOLAND classrooms. Just minutes ago, the Sioux Falls School Board got a staffing update. Here’s what they learned …See all stories on this topic Mysterious Gun Discovery at Sioux Falls School Explained The following morning we did a full call out […more]

In support of President Trump: Your Letters to the Editor for August 27

Aug 27, 2018 |

In support of President Trump: Your Letters to the Editor for August 27 We endorse the Sioux Falls School District’s VOTE YES proposal. We are in a critical stage concerning capacity issues, accessibility concerns and the …See all stories on this topic Central-Current Conditions Oklahoma City, OK;Clear;81;S;14;60%. Omaha, NE;Cloudy;79;S;18;81%. San Antonio, TX;Clear;80;SE;13;79%. Sioux Falls, SD;Mostly clear;77;S;13 …See […more]

Arrows fall to Yankton twice in home debut

Aug 26, 2018 |

Arrows fall to Yankton twice in home debut Arrows fall to Yankton twice in home debut … Watertown is scheduled to host Sioux Falls O’Gorman in a twinbill starting at 6 p.m. tonight (Monday) at …See all stories on this topic Kernels take fourth at Rapid City Invite RAPID CITY—After starting the tennis season hot in […more]

Barrel House Helps Kids In Need Get School Lunch

Aug 26, 2018 |

Barrel House Helps Kids In Need Get School Lunch SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Dunk tanks and inflatables filled the parking lot of the Barrel House for the Hungry Hearts Fundraiser on Saturday. “We serve …See all stories on this topic Coss’ Iowa state football rankings Here is the ballot Quad-City Times sports editor Matt Coss submitted […more]

Braunger Foods to close; 30 employees to be impacted

Aug 25, 2018 |

Braunger Foods to close; 30 employees to be impacted Braunger Foods, which has operated in Sioux City for nearly 130 years, was purchased by US Foods last summer, in a deal that included The …See all stories on this topic Man Verses Mutt “Bark In The Park” SIOUX FALLS, SD- For the last ten years, dogs […more]

Football Roundup: Stevens falls to Roosevelt in season opener

Aug 25, 2018 |

Football Roundup: Stevens falls to Roosevelt in season opener 3 Sioux Falls Roosevelt. The Rough Riders jumped out to a commanding 20-7 lead after the first quarter and never looked back. Sioux Falls defeated …See all stories on this topic Karolevitz Leads YHS At O’Gorman SIOUX FALLS — The Yankton Gazelles put three runners in the […more]

Arrow runners make season debut in O'Gorman Invite

Aug 24, 2018 |

Arrow runners make season debut in O’Gorman Invite SIOUX FALLS — Senior Jada Anderson and eighth-grader Abate Schulte each medaled for top 15 finishes to lead Watertown High School’s boys and …See all stories on this topic Growing GreatLIFE SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – We told you earlier this month how GreatLIFE is teaming up with Sanford […more]

Time to Sign up for 'Volunteer Sioux Falls Day'

Aug 24, 2018 |

Time to Sign up for ‘Volunteer Sioux Falls Day’ Mark Friday September 14 on your calendar. That’s the date of this year’s ‘Volunteer Sioux Falls, Fall Into Service Day’ being organized by the folks at …See all stories on this topic Watch Out for These New Fake Bills in Sioux Falls If you handle money on […more]

South Dakota drops behind national rates for immunizations

Aug 23, 2018 |

South Dakota drops behind national rates for immunizations SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KSFY) – South Dakota has dropped behind the national rate for early-childhood immunizations. The goal for young children in the …See all stories on this topic Bacteria Levels In The Big Sioux River: Big Concern The Big Sioux River is one of Sioux Falls’ most […more]

Someone You Should Know: High School Student Helps Color the Gap

Aug 23, 2018 |

Someone You Should Know: High School Student Helps Color the Gap The Sioux Falls Lutheran Junior started her non-profit organization, … Recycled Rainbows also has partnerships with organizations in the Sioux …See all stories on this topic Explorers take series from RedHawks Sioux City made it three straight innings of scoring runs in the fifth. Sermo […more]

Senate Democrats question Trump nominee, Sioux Falls lawyer, on abortion, immigration

Aug 22, 2018 |

Senate Democrats question Trump nominee, Sioux Falls lawyer, on abortion, immigration A Sioux Falls lawyer nominated by President Trump to serve on the 8th Circuit Court of Appeals ran the Senate gauntlet Wednesday in a confirmation …See all stories on this topic Fewer People Parking At Airport, May Affect Plans For Parking Ramp SIOUX FALLS, SD […more]

Sioux Falls Movers & Shakers: Aug. 22

Aug 22, 2018 |

Sioux Falls Movers & Shakers: Aug. 22 Nachole Gillis, Client Coordinator of Howalt-McDowell Insurance, A Marsh & McLennan Agency of Sioux Falls was named Rookie of the Year.See all stories on this topic What’s in a street name? Here’s how new Sioux Falls streets get their names There’s a Panda Drive. Homerun Avenue. Man Cave […more]

Ladyslipper Circle: Where the streets have funny names in Sioux Falls

Aug 22, 2018 |

Ladyslipper Circle: Where the streets have funny names in Sioux Falls This week’s Sioux Falls Business Journal cover story, How do new Sioux Falls Streets get their names?, got us wondering: What are some of the more …See all stories on this topic Northwestern volleyball coach hopes attack balance will continue ORANGE CITY, Iowa | No […more]

No one hurt in Sioux Falls apartment fire

Aug 21, 2018 |

No one hurt in Sioux Falls apartment fire According to Sioux Falls Fire Rescue Battalion Chief Travis Thom, smoke was seen coming from windows in the second story when crews arrived.See all stories on this topic Scoreboard St. Paul 50-37 .575 –. Gary 48-37 .565 1. RedHawks 47-38 .553 2. Chicago 38-47 .447 11. Winnipeg […more]

A shortage of lifesaving EpiPens as kids head back to school

Aug 20, 2018 |

A shortage of lifesaving EpiPens as kids head back to school Sioux Falls, S.D. – Many kids are busy getting ready to head back to school, but there’s a new concern for those prone to severe allergic reactions.See all stories on this topic Northwestern falls in opener LACROSSE, Wis. — Viterbo (Wis.) scored a pair […more]

Cougars To Have Strong Units on Both Sides of the Ball

Aug 20, 2018 |

Cougars To Have Strong Units on Both Sides of the Ball SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — The Cougars are coming off of their fourth straight postseason appearance. They’ve been receiving lots of national recognition.See all stories on this topic Sioux Falls hit hard by flooding Cars were stranded and streets engorged with water as rain pummeled […more]

Fighting cancer one ride at a time

Aug 19, 2018 |

Fighting cancer one ride at a time Sioux Falls, S.D. – It’s a disease that has impacted many of us at one time or another and many are doing what they can to help fight back against …See all stories on this topic Canaries Come From Behind For Road Win Over Railcats GARY, Ind. – A […more]

Keizer Refrigeration moves into new facility

Aug 19, 2018 |

Keizer Refrigeration moves into new facility SIOUX CITY — After decades at a location along Business Highway 75, … Sioux City’s Keizer (they also have dealerships in Sioux Falls and Omaha, …See all stories on this topic Vote ‘Yes’ for school bond: Your Letters to the Editor for August 19 Sioux Falls’ incredible growth story owes […more]

Central girls tennis splits in Sioux Falls

Aug 18, 2018 |

Central girls tennis splits in Sioux Falls Aberdeen Central girls tennis headed down to Sioux Falls Saturday for the second day of the Sioux Falls Tennis Tournament and split a pair of …See all stories on this topic Coyote Nation gathers at Rooster’s SIOUX CITY – Anybody who has attended a University of South Dakota football […more]

Bellator 204 results live: 'Caldwell vs Lahat' streaming play-by-play updates

Aug 18, 2018 |

Bellator 204 results live: ‘Caldwell vs Lahat’ streaming play-by-play updates Bellator 204: “Caldwell vs. Lahat” takes place TONIGHT (Fri., Aug. 17, 2018) at Sanford Pentagon in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Expect a war in the …See all stories on this topic Samaritan’s Feet Shoe Giveaway Saturday SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Hundreds of Sioux Falls school kids […more]

Smithfield wastewater treatment could impact fish

Aug 17, 2018 |

Smithfield wastewater treatment could impact fish SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KSFY) – A wastewater problem at Smithfield Foods plant in Sioux Falls could pose a threat to fish in the Big Sioux River.See all stories on this topic City denies negligence in Falls Park drowning A Sioux Falls employee received a “draft copy” of an internal […more]

Dogs down X's in extra innings

Aug 17, 2018 |

Dogs down X’s in extra innings The Sioux City Explorers closed their homestand with 2-1 loss to the Chicago Dogs on Thursday night in ten innings. Sioux City falls to 60-22 with the …See all stories on this topic Bucks Golf Triangular Rained Out SIOUX FALLS — For the second time in three days, the Yankton […more]

Cagle has hopes of quarterbacking BCU to winning season

Aug 17, 2018 |

Cagle has hopes of quarterbacking BCU to winning season SIOUX CITY | Brad Cagle wants to be the first quarterback ever to guide Briar … “We just let them compete and do their thing so that when we got to fall …See all stories on this topic Sioux Falls group responds to KKK fliers being found […more]

Flash Flood Warning For Sioux Falls Area

Aug 15, 2018 |

Flash Flood Warning For Sioux Falls Area SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – A Flash Flood Warning is in effect for the Sioux Falls area until 3:45 p.m. Tuesday. Rain started falling around 12:20 p.m. in Sioux …See all stories on this topic South Dakota unions protest Citi layoffs, bank outsourcing Union leaders in Sioux Falls criticized Citi […more]

Barrel House to help organization raise money for kids' school lunch

Aug 14, 2018 |

Barrel House to help organization raise money for kids’ school lunch SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KSFY) – A local restaurant and organization are teaming up to help Sioux Falls families pay for their child’s school lunch.See all stories on this topic Sioux Falls residents are finding KKK flyers and candy on public sidewalks Kristen Peterson was […more]

Busy weekend for Sioux Falls Police

Aug 14, 2018 |

Busy weekend for Sioux Falls Police SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO.com) — Besides a homicide investigation, Sioux Falls Police had a busy weekend. There was a random drive-by shooting …See all stories on this topic LISTEN: Police may have suspect in Falls Park deadly shooting SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO.com) — Sioux Falls Police have a number of […more]

Photos: Sioux Falls Christian football media day

Aug 14, 2018 |

Photos: Sioux Falls Christian football media day O’Gorman High School’s Ryan Sjaarda, from left, Parker Nelson and Mitchell Goodbary during football media day Tuesday, Aug 7, at Argus Leader …See all stories on this topic Shooting in Sioux Falls Has Left One Man Dead Shots were fired in two separate incidents over the weekend in Sioux […more]

Central boys rally but come up one goal short in Sioux Falls

Aug 13, 2018 |

Central boys rally but come up one goal short in Sioux Falls The Aberdeen Central boys soccer team fell 2-1 to Sioux Falls O’Gorman to begin the 2018 season. Regular season losses have been few and far …See all stories on this topic Sioux Falls Police Investigate Shots Fired Downtown, Man Shot in Leg The subsequent […more]

Sioux Falls Police investigating Saturday night shooting.

Aug 12, 2018 |

Sioux Falls Police investigating Saturday night shooting. SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO.com) – Sioux Falls police are investigating a Saturday evening shooting in downtown Sioux Falls. Officers were …See all stories on this topic Sioux County hopes new airport lifts development MAURICE, Iowa — From the runway of the new Sioux County Regional Airport, one can see […more]

Seyler, Canaries Top RedHawks 3-1

Aug 10, 2018 |

Seyler, Canaries Top RedHawks 3-1 SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Mark Seyler threw six shutout innings, Maxx Garrett hit his ninth home run of the year, and the Sioux Falls Canaries beat the …See all stories on this topic RedHawks fall to Sioux Falls 3-1 By Josh Lynnes. SIOUX FALLS, SD – The Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks (42-34) fell […more]

Canova and Garretson win 3rd round State “B” games

Aug 10, 2018 |

Canova and Garretson win 3rd round State “B” games SIOUX FALLS, SD… The 3rd round at the State “B” Amateur Baseball Tournament began Thursday night at Ronken Field in Sioux Falls. And the gang …See all stories on this topic Milbank falls in quarterfinals of State B amateur tourney SIOUX FALLS — A solid state-tournament run […more]

Woman Choked Child Abused during Sioux Falls Man's Drunken Rage

Aug 9, 2018 |

Woman Choked Child Abused during Sioux Falls Man’s Drunken Rage The investigation was triggered by a visit to the doctor on Tuesday which was the result of a frightening experience a few days before. Sioux Falls …See all stories on this topic First Pedestrian Scramble In Sioux Falls Installed At 33rd And Grange SIOUX FALLS, S.D. […more]

Look Inside New Lewis Drug, Sanford Health In Downtown Sioux Falls

Aug 9, 2018 |

Look Inside New Lewis Drug, Sanford Health In Downtown Sioux Falls For the first time in decades, downtown Sioux Falls will have a pharmacy and clinic. Crews are busy putting the finishing touches on the new Lewis …See all stories on this topic Storley set to fight in Bellator MMA event at Sioux Falls SIOUX FALLS […more]

'Pink in the Rink' will change name to support those with all types of cancer

Aug 8, 2018 |

‘Pink in the Rink’ will change name to support those with all types of cancer SIOUX CITY — Pink in the Rink, an annual event hosted by the Sioux City Musketeers and UnityPoint Health — St. Luke’s to raise awareness and …See all stories on this topic SiouxFalls.Business Report: August 7, 2018 Those results will be […more]

Sioux Steel presents designs for new site, including residential, mixed-use buildings

Aug 7, 2018 |

Sioux Steel presents designs for new site, including residential, mixed-use buildings Sioux Steel’s effort to involve the Sioux Falls community in redeveloping its downtown digs met with an outpouring of ideas for restaurants, ice cream …See all stories on this topic Sioux Falls Abduction Claim Posted on Facebook but Not Reported to Police Technology has advanced […more]

Children's Safety Fair Now Open at Sioux Empire Fair

Aug 7, 2018 |

Children’s Safety Fair Now Open at Sioux Empire Fair SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – An attraction aimed at keeping families safe kicked off Monday at the fairgrounds. The Safety Village of South Dakota is holding …See all stories on this topic Woman sues Sioux Falls police, city for officers’ excessive force A woman is suing the Sioux […more]

Sioux Falls Area Humane Society holding 'Furassic Park' cat adoption

Aug 6, 2018 |

Sioux Falls Area Humane Society holding ‘Furassic Park’ cat adoption The Sioux Falls Area Humane Society is getting creative with its next cat adoption event. From August 7-12, all cat adoptions will be $25. Future feline …See all stories on this topic Two Large Downtown Sioux Falls Projects Up For Input Tuesday SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – […more]

Scoreboard Sunday, August 5th

Aug 6, 2018 |

Scoreboard Sunday, August 5th SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — SCOREBOARD FOR SUNDAY, AUGUST 5TH, 2018. MLB Twins 6, Kansas City 5. American Association Canaries 12, Lincoln …See all stories on this topic Storm topples trees and power lines in Sioux Falls area Sioux Falls, SD (KSFY) Sioux Falls and the surrounding area were in clean up mode […more]

Total Cost of Sioux Falls School District Bond a Legitimate Question [OPINION]

Aug 5, 2018 |

Total Cost of Sioux Falls School District Bond a Legitimate Question [OPINION] The debate over a $190 million bond vote to build some new schools in Sioux Falls is heating up. It’s a big number that has raised eyebrows in the city, …See all stories on this topic Woodbury County Fair campers briefly take shelter from […more]

Elmwood Golf Course Cleaning Up After Storm

Aug 5, 2018 |

Elmwood Golf Course Cleaning Up After Storm The Elmwood Golf Course in Sioux Falls had several large trees and branches down throughout the course. There were also some portable toilets that …See all stories on this topic Renner Monarchs go 2-0 in first weekend of state amateur tournament Baumgart, a right-hander from Sioux Falls who pitches […more]

'The Go Project' volunteers clean up Falls Park

Aug 4, 2018 |

‘The Go Project’ volunteers clean up Falls Park Sioux Falls, SD (KSFY) Volunteers met at Falls Park Saturday morning to pick up trash around the park and bike trail this as part of ‘The Go Project.’.See all stories on this topic South Dakota Game, Fish, and Parks Takes Kids Outside The Classroom SIOUX FALLS, SD- […more]

Sioux Falls Skyforce to Host Local Player Tryouts at Sanford Pentagon

Aug 4, 2018 |

Sioux Falls Skyforce to Host Local Player Tryouts at Sanford Pentagon Basketball players around the region will have an opportunity to tryout for a spot with the Sioux Falls Skyforce. The Skyforce will host a local tryout at …See all stories on this topic Canaries Snap Skid at Lincoln The Sioux Falls Canaries’ losing streak is […more]

Sioux Falls Police talk about welfare checks after infant death

Aug 3, 2018 |

Sioux Falls Police talk about welfare checks after infant death SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KSFY) – The mother of a four-month-old child found dead in central Sioux Falls apartment turned herself in Friday evening.See all stories on this topic Infant Death Investigation Underway, Mother In Custody UPDATE: Sioux Falls Police tell KDLT News that Angelia Berg […more]

Former Sioux Falls doctor loses home in California Wildfires

Aug 3, 2018 |

Former Sioux Falls doctor loses home in California Wildfires Sioux Falls, SD (KSFY) Thousands of firefighters are battling the growing list of wildfires still raging in California. The largest is the Carr fire near …See all stories on this topic Witnesses react to infant death investigation in Central Sioux Falls Witnesses react to infant death investigation […more]

Crunch Time to Prep for Sioux Empire Fair

Aug 2, 2018 |

Crunch Time to Prep for Sioux Empire Fair Crunch Time to Prep for Sioux Empire Fair … FALLS, S.D.- Nine days of fun, food and rides are coming to the W. H. Lyon Fairgrounds in Sioux Falls.See all stories on this topic Boutique Opening In Uptown Sioux Falls Friday SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – A new […more]

City, Lamont “Clear the Air” on Village on the River Project

Aug 2, 2018 |

City, Lamont “Clear the Air” on Village on the River Project SIOUX FALLS, D.D. – Work is currently underway on the single largest public-private project in downtown Sioux Falls’ history. “Village on the River” at …See all stories on this topic City announces changes in bus routes Sioux Falls, South Dakota: Starting on August 6, 2018, […more]

Sioux Falls man remembers battling West Nile after first death of 2018

Aug 2, 2018 |

Sioux Falls man remembers battling West Nile after first death of 2018 SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KSFY) – Ten different people across the state of South Dakota are now battling West Nile. The South Dakota Department of Health …See all stories on this topic QuickHealth Offers Health Membership SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – We’re all familiar with gym […more]

Sioux Falls bank robber sentenced to six years in prison

Aug 1, 2018 |

Sioux Falls bank robber sentenced to six years in prison SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — A 27-year-old Sioux Falls man wearing brass knuckles in a Sioux Falls credit union robbery has been sentenced to six years in …See all stories on this topic Richard Donald Pedersen – Sioux Falls Richard Donald Pedersen, 91, of Sioux Falls, died […more]