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UND fans donate unused tickets to Big Brothers Big Sisters in Sioux Falls

Mar 23, 2018 |

UND fans donate unused tickets to Big Brothers Big Sisters in Sioux Falls “I wondered if they had one in Sioux Falls,” Lamke said. “I searched it, and there it was.” Lamke contacted Sioux Falls Big Brother Big Sister Executive Director Jami Gates by email and asked if their program would be interested in tickets. […more]

Trump ‘Considering’ Veto Of Budget Bill

Mar 23, 2018 |

Trump ‘Considering’ Veto Of Budget Bill President Donald Trump threw the massive spending bill into doubt Friday, saying he was “considering” a veto of the $1.3 trillion plan over concerns about young “Dreamer” immigrants and border wall money. Hours before funding for the government expires, Trump said on Twitter that he was weighing a veto […more]

Thursday Sports Broadcast – March 22nd

Mar 22, 2018 |

Thursday Sports Broadcast – March 22nd Click the video player to view Thursday’s 10 p.m. sports broadcast with @kelotravis Follow us on twitter @kelosports See all stories on this topic Voters Get A Chance To Hear From Mayor Candidates Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. Terms and Conditions of Use • Privacy Policy • About Our Ads • Advertising Terms and Conditions • For […more]

Warm and sunny Thursday, rainy Friday

Mar 22, 2018 |

Warm and sunny Thursday, rainy Friday SIOUX CITY — Thursday is expected to be another day of sun and warmth in Siouxland, before a rainy Friday. According to the Sioux Falls National Weather Service, Thursday is forecast to be mostly sunny with a daytime high of 60 degrees. The weather is expected to turn on […more]

MBK: Wolves Make History With Elite Eight Victory

Mar 21, 2018 |

MBK: Wolves Make History With Elite Eight Victory Northern State’s quarterfinal win over East Stroudsburg was the team’s first-ever Elite Eight win, and also set the program record for wins in a season with 35.  The stage is larger, and the pressure more intense, but the Wolves haven’t changed their approach.  “These guys have done […more]

Trial Delayed Again For Iowa Dad In Death Of Baby

Mar 21, 2018 |

Trial Delayed Again For Iowa Dad In Death Of Baby Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. Terms and Conditions of Use • Privacy Policy • About Our Ads • 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 Minor […more]

Jet Streams Bring Arctic Air

Mar 20, 2018 |

Jet Streams Bring Arctic Air We Welcome discussion on KELOLAND News stories but will delete any comments that contain swearing or make threats against others. Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. Terms and Conditions of Use • Privacy Policy • About Our Ads • Advertising Terms and Conditions • For problems with the FCC Public File • Children’s Programming (KELO,KDLO, KPLO, KCLO) • For assistance […more]

Timeline: 10 deaths and dozens of rescues at Falls Park since 1980

Mar 20, 2018 |

Timeline: 10 deaths and dozens of rescues at Falls Park since 1980 The death of a 5-year-old girl at Falls Park on Sunday has placed renewed focus on the safety of Sioux Falls’ iconic landmark once again, just five years after two drowned attempting to save a boy who had fallen into the Big Sioux […more]

Food Falls Restaurant Bracket breakdown: Grille 26 v. B&G Milkyway in 'Savory 16'

Mar 20, 2018 |

Food Falls Restaurant Bracket breakdown: Grille 26 v. B&G Milkyway in ‘Savory 16’ Food Falls Restaurant Bracket breakdown: Grille 26 v. … Buy Photo. Bruce Bettmeng shows a strawberry vanilla swirl ice cream at B&G Milkyway at the restaurant Monday, March 19, in Sioux Falls. B&G Milkyway is in the Argus Leader Food Falls Restaurant […more]

Neighborhood-maker Signature has big plans for southern Sioux Falls in 2018

Mar 19, 2018 |

Neighborhood-maker Signature has big plans for southern Sioux Falls in 2018 One of Sioux Falls’ busiest residential developers is poised for a big year as the snow melts and the spring building season begins. Signature Companies has experienced exponential growth in recent years, with new subdivisions and other projects on all sides of Sioux Falls […more]

Trump Keeps Up Attacks On Escalating Russia Investigation

Mar 19, 2018 |

Trump Keeps Up Attacks On Escalating Russia Investigation President Donald Trump kept up his attack on the escalating Russia investigation, insisting in a new tweet Monday that it was “a total WITCH HUNT with massive conflicts of interest!” The comment came a day after a top White House lawyer tried to calm speculation that the […more]

Three Minnesota college hockey teams converge on Sioux Falls for West Regional

Mar 18, 2018 |

Three Minnesota college hockey teams converge on Sioux Falls for West Regional When the NCAA revealed its 16-team men’s hockey tournament field Sunday, three Minnesota teams made it — Motzko’s St. Cloud State Huskies, Hastings’ Minnesota State Mankato Mavericks and Sandelin’s Minnesota Duluth Bulldogs. And all three are going to the same place, Sioux Falls […more]

Russia Votes But Outcome Is Clear: 6 More Years Of Putin

Mar 18, 2018 |

Russia Votes But Outcome Is Clear: 6 More Years Of Putin Russia’s presidential election was tainted Sunday by unprecedented pressure on voters to turn out and incidents of suspected ballot box stuffing — a barely democratic exercise that will grant Vladimir Putin another six years of power. His opponents have called the election a farce, […more]

Sioux Falls Resident Smashing Bench Press Records

Mar 17, 2018 |

Sioux Falls Resident Smashing Bench Press Records Sioux Falls, S.D. – Most 60-year-olds are probably relaxing at home watching March Madness or out on the golf course shooting a round, but not for one Sioux Falls resident. “I like the fact that it’s me and this hunk of metal and I want to get to […more]

Russia Expels 23 British Diplomats In Spy-Poisoning Response

Mar 17, 2018 |

Russia Expels 23 British Diplomats In Spy-Poisoning Response Russia on Saturday announced it is expelling 23 British diplomats and threatened further measures in retaliation in a growing diplomatic dispute over a nerve agent attack on a former spy in Britain. The Russian Foreign Ministry also said in a statement that it is ordering the closure […more]

Jackrabbits Fall To Villanova In Overtime

Mar 16, 2018 |

Jackrabbits Fall To Villanova In Overtime Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. Terms and Conditions of Use • Privacy Policy • About Our Ads • 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 Senior Citizens Celebrate St. Patrick’s […more]

Morning Storm Brings Bad Driving Conditions

Mar 16, 2018 |

Morning Storm Brings Bad Driving Conditions Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. Terms and Conditions of Use • Privacy Policy • About Our Ads • 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 Father Expected To Plead Guilty […more]

DeChaine becomes M'side career home run leader

Mar 15, 2018 |

DeChaine becomes M’side career home run leader SIOUX FALLS | Nathan DeChaine became Morningside College’s career home run leader during the first game of Thursday’s 11-8, 10-3 doubleheader loss to Augustana … Former Sioux City Bishop Heelan athlete Tyler Cropley singled in the sixth inning and scored the game’s final run on a wild pitch.See […more]

Old Ming Wah Getting New Look

Mar 15, 2018 |

Old Ming Wah Getting New Look A downtown Sioux Falls building that has sat empty for three years could soon get a facelift. The owner of the former Ming Wah building took his plans to the Sioux Falls Board of Historic Preservation. Now Owner Justin Skogen wants to not only paint the building, but also […more]

Murphy’s Irish Event For Everyone

Mar 14, 2018 |

Murphy’s Irish Event For Everyone An upcoming KELOLAND tradition, the 2018 St. Patrick’s Day Parade on Saturday, will have a familiar face as grand marshal – a man with a message that goes beyond the luck of just the Irish:  71-year-old Patrick Michael Murphy of Sioux Falls. “It feels pretty special because it’s a recognition I […more]

Former Grocer Facing Charges For Failing To Pay Sales Tax

Mar 14, 2018 |

Former Grocer Facing Charges For Failing To Pay Sales Tax Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. Terms and Conditions of Use • Privacy Policy • About Our Ads • 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 Retired […more]

Tuesday Sports Broadcast – March 13th

Mar 13, 2018 |

Tuesday Sports Broadcast – March 13th Click the player to watch Tuesday’s 10 p.m. sports broadcast with @KELOBailey. Follow us on Twitter @kelosports. See all stories on this topic DWU Wins First NAIA DII National Championship Dakota Wesleyan had yet to win a national championship, but on Tuesday, the Tigers played in their second NAIA DII national […more]

DSW To Open On Thursday At Lake Lorraine, Kirkland's To Follow

Mar 13, 2018 |

DSW To Open On Thursday At Lake Lorraine, Kirkland’s To Follow Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. Terms and Conditions of Use • Privacy Policy • About Our Ads • 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 […more]

Sioux Falls' teacher of the year loves helping kids 'become proud of themselves'

Mar 12, 2018 |

Sioux Falls’ teacher of the year loves helping kids ‘become proud of themselves’ The Horace Mann Elementary special education teacher works primarily with students who lack some of the social skills they need to learn. Every day, she’s helping them learn how to accept “no” for an answer and how to express their feelings in […more]

Highway Patrol: 19-Year-Old Woman Died In Crash Near Sioux Falls

Mar 12, 2018 |

Highway Patrol: 19-Year-Old Woman Died In Crash Near Sioux Falls Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. Terms and Conditions of Use • Privacy Policy • About Our Ads • 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 Business […more]

Local Author Talks Prayer in "Talking With God"

Mar 11, 2018 |

Local Author Talks Prayer in “Talking With God” A local author wants you to have a big conversation. Adam Weber is re-releasing the book he published last year. The new edition comes on paperback and even has a new chapter, but Weber says the message is the same.  Every Sunday men and women of all […more]

ALLSPACH: GPAC flexing in Sioux City again

Mar 11, 2018 |

ALLSPACH: GPAC flexing in Sioux City again And, in the 21 years the NAIA D-II nationals have been hosted by Sioux City, the GPAC has enjoyed amazing success. … With at least three qualifiers in various configurations of the GPAC (including Mount Marty and Sioux Falls) in each of the 21 seasons, the venerable league […more]

Spy’s Poisoning Is Latest Case To Stir Suspicion Of Russia

Mar 10, 2018 |

Spy’s Poisoning Is Latest Case To Stir Suspicion Of Russia Britain offers wealthy Russians many attractions: London’s culture, bucolic countryside, exclusive schools, and a global financial hub. But for some former spies and foes of Russian President Vladimir Putin, a move west has been lethal. Sergei Skripal, a former Russian military intelligence officer who was […more]

Misreading Sioux Falls Crime Rate Feeds Hysteria [OPINION]

Mar 10, 2018 |

Misreading Sioux Falls Crime Rate Feeds Hysteria [OPINION] First, the actual rate of violent crime in Sioux Falls — as the article points out if you read it — is at the national average. That’s the average for the entire country, not just the metropolitan areas. So we’re average. Second, the actual rate of violent […more]

Snowstorm Helps Ease Drought Conditions In The Dakotas

Mar 9, 2018 |

Snowstorm Helps Ease Drought Conditions In The Dakotas Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. Terms and Conditions of Use • Privacy Policy • About Our Ads • 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 Fundraiser For Witten, […more]

State Lawmakers To Debate State Budget

Mar 9, 2018 |

State Lawmakers To Debate State Budget Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. Terms and Conditions of Use • Privacy Policy • About Our Ads • 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 Aunt, Mother Of Emaciated Children […more]

Trump Announces Stiff Trade Tariffs, Unswayed By Warnings

Mar 8, 2018 |

Trump Announces Stiff Trade Tariffs, Unswayed By Warnings Unswayed by Republican warnings of a trade war, President Donald Trump ordered steep new tariffs on steel and aluminum imports to the U.S. on Thursday, vowing to fight back against an “assault on our country” by foreign competitors. The president said he would exempt Canada and Mexico […more]

Why Will You Go to the Sioux Empire Sportsman Show

Mar 8, 2018 |

Why Will You Go to the Sioux Empire Sportsman Show After what seems like the longest winter ever here’s the perfect weekend to get over your cabin fever and look ahead to those days of outdoor fun. The 51st Annual Sioux Empire Sportsmen’s Show begins today at the Sioux Falls Arena and Convention Center. This […more]

Activities And Entertainment For Outdoor Enthusiasts At Sportsman Show

Mar 7, 2018 |

Activities And Entertainment For Outdoor Enthusiasts At Sportsman Show Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. Terms and Conditions of Use • Privacy Policy • About Our Ads • 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 USD Discovery […more]

US Trade Gap Rises To $56.6 Billion, Highest Since 2008

Mar 7, 2018 |

US Trade Gap Rises To $56.6 Billion, Highest Since 2008 The U.S. trade deficit rose in January to the highest level since October 2008, defying President Donald Trump’s efforts to bring more balance to America’s trade with the rest of the world. The Commerce Department said Wednesday that the trade deficit rose to $56.6 billion […more]

First class of Siouxperheroes recognized

Mar 6, 2018 |

First class of Siouxperheroes recognized SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO.com) — Five individuals were presented with the “SIOUXPERHERO” Citizen Recognition Award at tonight’s City Council meeting by Councilor Marshall Selberg. This was the first time the award has been presented since the award program was established in January 2018.See all stories on this topic Senate votes […more]

Ski Area, Zoo Closed Due To Weather In Sioux Falls

Mar 6, 2018 |

Ski Area, Zoo Closed Due To Weather In Sioux Falls Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. Terms and Conditions of Use • Privacy Policy • About Our Ads • 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 Authorities […more]

SDSU men defeat NDSU, advance to championship game

Mar 5, 2018 |

SDSU men defeat NDSU, advance to championship game SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KSFY) – The South Dakota State University men’s basketball team is advancing to the championship game of the Summit League Tournament. The Jackrabbits beat the North Dakota State University Bison 78-57 at the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center in Sioux Falls Monday night.See all stories […more]

Strong winds, snow to cause blizzard conditions in central South Dakota

Mar 5, 2018 |

Strong winds, snow to cause blizzard conditions in central South Dakota For far eastern South Dakota, including Sioux Falls and Brookings, conditions will be less sever, although a winter weather advisory has been issued. Sioux Falls and Brookings could receive 3-4 inches of snow and light ice accumulations are expected. Winds won’t be as much […more]

Michigan Beats Purdue To Win 2nd Straight Big Ten Tournament

Mar 4, 2018 |

Michigan Beats Purdue To Win 2nd Straight Big Ten Tournament The tenacious 6-foot point guard his coach calls a “pit bull” drove right to the basket, but instead of putting up the hook shot he usually goes to Zavier Simpson instead whipped a pass to the backup big man who became a Michigan folk hero […more]

After Parkland, Even Idle School Threats Get Tough Response

Mar 4, 2018 |

After Parkland, Even Idle School Threats Get Tough Response Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. Terms and Conditions of Use • Privacy Policy • About Our Ads • 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 Police Investigate […more]

MBK: Jacks Advance To Summit League Semifinals

Mar 3, 2018 |

MBK: Jacks Advance To Summit League Semifinals DISCLAIMER: The views of the author are not necessarily those of this station, its owners, officers, agents or employees. Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. Terms and Conditions of Use • Privacy Policy • About Our Ads • Advertising Terms and Conditions • For problems with the FCC Public File • Children’s Programming (KELO,KDLO, KPLO, KCLO) • For […more]

Global School Security Measures Vary, But No Arming Teachers

Mar 3, 2018 |

Global School Security Measures Vary, But No Arming Teachers The United States is in the midst of a national debate over school security after the mass shooting at a Florida school. To President Donald Trump and some gun supporters, the solution is to put more guns in the hands of trained school staff — including […more]

Police: Parents Gunned Down By Their Son On College Campus

Mar 2, 2018 |

Police: Parents Gunned Down By Their Son On College Campus More than 100 police officers, some heavily armed in camouflage uniforms, searched neighborhoods near Central Michigan University on Friday for a 19-year-old student suspected of killing his parents at a dormitory and then running from campus. The shooting at Campbell Hall happened on a day […more]

First National Bank Sioux Falls Sells 333 Shares of Boeing Co (BA)

Mar 2, 2018 |

First National Bank Sioux Falls Sells 333 Shares of Boeing Co (BA) Boeing logo First National Bank Sioux Falls decreased its position in shares of Boeing Co (NYSE:BA) by 30.3% during the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 766 shares […more]

Whitney: 'When have we ever seen a moment like this in South Dakota?'

Mar 1, 2018 |

Whitney: ‘When have we ever seen a moment like this in South Dakota?’ The notion that Graham would bring his larger-than-life persona to South Dakota seemed far-fetched when whispers of such an appearance started to circulate among Sioux Falls church leaders in 1985. Chuck Landon, who was pastor of First Baptist Church, headed a local […more]

This Roosevelt grad is turning heads for his space research

Mar 1, 2018 |

This Roosevelt grad is turning heads for his space research Europa, which orbits Jupiter, has a miles-deep layer of ice on its surface, which surrounds a subsurface ocean and, within, the possibility of life. Europa’s ice-covered mystery became Bury’s entry point into astronautics. The 25-year-old Sioux Falls native is now receiving national accolades his study […more]

Waxing The City Opening In Sioux Falls

Feb 28, 2018 |

Waxing The City Opening In Sioux Falls Waxing is becoming more popular, not just for women, but also men. Because of that, more businesses are specializing in hair removal. One of those, Waxing the City, is going to open its doors in Sioux Falls on March 20. It’s going to have an open house Sunday, […more]

Newly renovated Sanford Wellness Center offers new classes, variety of workouts

Feb 28, 2018 |

Newly renovated Sanford Wellness Center offers new classes, variety of workouts SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The Sanford Wellness Center at 49th Street and Oxbow Avenue in Sioux Falls has undergone some renovations. It started back in July of 2017 and is expected to be done in June. About 80% of the building has been renovated […more]

ORU men's basketball: Golden Eagles head to Sioux Falls for Summit League Tournament

Feb 27, 2018 |

ORU men’s basketball: Golden Eagles head to Sioux Falls for Summit League Tournament The Golden Eagles shot 48.5 percent, their best shooting performance since a 50 percent outing on Feb. 1 at Fort Wayne. ORU was also able to take care of the basketball with only six turnovers. Making shots and protecting the ball will […more]

Funding agreement reached on Veterans Cemetery

Feb 27, 2018 |

Funding agreement reached on Veterans Cemetery “This helps move it forward as we need for that Veterans Cemetery to be in Minnehaha County.” The state would provide four hundred fifty thousand dollars for design and planning work. The bill also has a goal of raising three million dollars by 2023. The City of Sioux Falls […more]

WSU women's basketball advances to NSIC title game

Feb 26, 2018 |

WSU women’s basketball advances to NSIC title game Julia Silloway of Winona State applies defensive pressure to Anna Schmitt of Concordia-St Paul during Monday’s NSIC semifinal game in Sioux Falls. Michael G Brown_Michael G Brown Photography. Facebook · Twitter · Email; Print; Save. Winona State vs CSP WBB NSIC 20180226. Buy Now.See all stories on […more]

Alexa's Picks for local entertainment, February 26 to March 4

Feb 26, 2018 |

Alexa’s Picks for local entertainment, February 26 to March 4 The 37th annual Greater Midwest Toy Show will take place at the Ramkota Hotel this weekend. The show will feature 380 plus tables of toys and collectibles, including pedal tractors, toy trucks and cars, toy tractors and construction equipment. Info at greatermidwesttoyshow.com. Mike Henriksen, author …See […more]

Brookings, Sioux Falls win state amateur basketball titles

Feb 25, 2018 |

Brookings, Sioux Falls win state amateur basketball titles In the Class A championship, Sioux Falls Ambush defeated the Aberdeen Tropics 98-79. Griffin Callahan was named MVP and finished with 28 points. Former Mitchell standout Jordan Miller scored 21 points. Aberdeen’s Kevin Ratzsch had 25 points. In Sunday’s Class B semifinals, Watertown defeated …See all stories on […more]

Heat swingman Rodney McGruder scores 16 points for Sioux Falls in first game since leg surgery

Feb 25, 2018 |

Heat swingman Rodney McGruder scores 16 points for Sioux Falls in first game since leg surgery Playing in his first game in more than 10 months, McGruder scored 16 points in Sioux Falls’ 123-113 victory over the South Bay Lakers in El Segundo, Calif. McGruder, who had surgery on his left leg in October to […more]

Alcohol tax, veteran cemetery now are intertwined at Capitol

Feb 24, 2018 |

Alcohol tax, veteran cemetery now are intertwined at Capitol More than 350 miles separate Sioux Falls and Fort Meade. Other sites in the region are the North Dakota Veterans Cemetery south of Mandan and national cemeteries at Stillwater, Minn., and Omaha, Neb. Fort Meade has 19 full-time staff plus seasonal help. For the Sioux Falls […more]

Potential Trump Gun Backlash

Feb 24, 2018 |

Potential Trump Gun Backlash Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. Terms and Conditions of Use • Privacy Policy • About Our Ads • 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 AP Poll: Most Americans Worried About Country’s […more]

Randall Wagner – Sioux Falls

Feb 23, 2018 |

Randall Wagner – Sioux Falls Randall John Wagner of Sioux Falls, born to John and Lorraine Wagner (Rossman) died Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018. He held a career with the USDA as a federal meat inspector for more than 20 years and served in the Army National Guard for 20 years. He is survived by his […more]

Stores Make Push In Scan And Go Tech, Hope Shoppers Adopt It

Feb 23, 2018 |

Stores Make Push In Scan And Go Tech, Hope Shoppers Adopt It Shoppers at self-checkout lanes scanning all their groceries after they’re done shopping? Old school. More stores are letting customer tally their choices with a phone app or store device as they roam the aisles. For customers, scanning as they go can be faster […more]

NSIC Championships Expecting To Draw Big Crowds

Feb 22, 2018 |

NSIC Championships Expecting To Draw Big Crowds SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Preparations for the NSIC tournament at the Sanford Pentagon are pretty much wrapping up. Although the Sanford Pentagon hosts multiple basketball tournaments, Jesse Smith, director of operations at the Pentagon, says, “These tournaments are always interesting each one’s a …See all stories on this topic […more]

Here's when today's snow will hit Sioux Falls

Feb 22, 2018 |

Here’s when today’s snow will hit Sioux Falls The snow’s still coming, Sioux Falls — just a little later than first anticipated. The National Weather Service is forecasting 3-4 inches of snow for the city, arriving sometime after noon on Thursday. The winter weather had initially been expected to move into the area much earlier […more]

WBK: Augustana Routs Bemidji State 94-57

Feb 21, 2018 |

WBK: Augustana Routs Bemidji State 94-57 SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — In the first round of the NSIC Tournament, the 12th-ranked and top-seeded Augustana women’s basketball team rolled the 8th seeded Bemidji State Beavers 94-57 Wednesday night inside the Elmen Center. The Vikings, who improve to 24-3 overall, advance to the quarterfinals of the NSIC Tournament […more]

Sioux Falls police searching for suspect after armed robbery

Feb 21, 2018 |

Sioux Falls police searching for suspect after armed robbery SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KSFY) – Authorities are looking for a suspect they say robbed a victim then drove off. The victim was walking alongside S. Minnesota Avenue near the intersection with 37th Street when they were approached by a lone subject in a blue sedan. Police […more]

Tuesday Night Scoreboard – February 20th

Feb 20, 2018 |

Tuesday Night Scoreboard – February 20th Here are Tuesday’s results from across KELOLAND. High School Basketball South Dakota BOYS BASKETBALL Faulkton Area 68, Edmunds Central 61 Marshall, Minn. 58, Sioux Falls Roosevelt 52 Pierre 55, Watertown 52 GIRLS BASKETBALL Aberdeen Central 58, Mitchell 47 Pierre 50, Watertown 47 Sioux Falls O’Gorman 44, Harrisburg 35 Region […more]

Trump Plan: Less-Comprehensive Health Plans At Lower Cost

Feb 20, 2018 |

Trump Plan: Less-Comprehensive Health Plans At Lower Cost The Trump administration is clearing the way for a lower-cost alternative to comprehensive medical insurance plans sold under former President Barack Obama’s health care law. Proposed regulations out Tuesday from the Health and Human Services department allow health insurers to sell so-called “short-term” policies that can last […more]

After icy Monday, Siouxland braces for round two

Feb 19, 2018 |

After icy Monday, Siouxland braces for round two SIOUX CITY — Siouxland braced for another round of wintry precipitation late Monday after icy conditions that morning shut down schools, canceled … The entirety of Siouxland continues under a winter weather advisory through noon Tuesday, according to the National Weather Service in Sioux Falls.See all stories […more]

Sunday Scoreboard – February 18th

Feb 18, 2018 |

Sunday Scoreboard – February 18th Here are Sunday’s scores from across KELOLAND.Here are Sunday’s scores from across KELOLAND. College Baseball Illinois 5 – South Dakota St. 2 Metro St. 17 – Sioux Falls 8 College Softball Dakota St. 8 – Dakota Wesleyan 5 York 8 – Dakota St. 5 Women’s Tennis Sioux Falls 6 – […more]

Trump Tweets Against 2016 Payment To Iran

Feb 18, 2018 |

Trump Tweets Against 2016 Payment To Iran President Donald Trump is railing against law enforcement and lawmakers – this time over an Obama-era payment to Iran. Trump says in a tweet that he’s “never gotten over the fact that Obama was able to send $1.7 Billion Dollars in CASH to Iran and nobody in Congress, […more]

Self-Proclaimed ‘Icon’ Adam Rippon Takes Final Olympic Skate

Feb 17, 2018 |

Self-Proclaimed ‘Icon’ Adam Rippon Takes Final Olympic Skate Adam Rippon put his hands over his face and let the cheers wash over. He waved and smiled, and when the crowd kept clapping, he jumped where he stood and swung his arms to egg them on. Ever the showman, and with his trademark grace and flair, […more]

Cougars get 18th win as Evans has big night against Concordia

Feb 17, 2018 |

Cougars get 18th win as Evans has big night against Concordia SIOUX FALLS – On a history-making night, the University of Sioux Falls Men’s Basketball Team (18-9, 13-8 NSIC), led by junior guard Trevon Evans with 35 points, continued its last season surge with a 79-68 Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference victory over Concordia St. Paul […more]

Pheasant Fest expected to attract more than 20000 visitors to Sioux Falls

Feb 16, 2018 |

Pheasant Fest expected to attract more than 20000 visitors to Sioux Falls SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KSFY) – Thousands of people are expected to flock to Sioux Falls this weekend for the annual Pheasant Fest and Quail Classic, but it’s the first time the city has hosted the event and it’s the largest convention to ever […more]

City, Landowner Appeal Supreme Court's Buffalo Chip Ruling

Feb 16, 2018 |

City, Landowner Appeal Supreme Court’s Buffalo Chip Ruling Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. Terms and Conditions of Use • Privacy Policy • About Our Ads • 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 Man Convicted Of […more]

Summit Championships in SF Could Have Big Benefits

Feb 15, 2018 |

Summit Championships in SF Could Have Big Benefits There were no flights, no layovers, no delays, but more importantly to have another primer event in Sioux falls speaks a lot for Sioux Falls” … up here and to swim my whole life, and then to have such a high event here it just means a […more]

New 180-unit apartment complex in southeast Sioux Falls highlights 'plenty' of parking

Feb 15, 2018 |

New 180-unit apartment complex in southeast Sioux Falls highlights ‘plenty’ of parking A 180-unit under construction in southwest Sioux Falls will have a lot of amenities increasingly found in Sioux Falls. But Huntington Village Apartments has one more amenity to highlight: Parking. Lots of parking. “One of the biggest complaints I hear with new multi-family […more]

Wednesday Night Scoreboard – February 14th

Feb 14, 2018 |

Wednesday Night Scoreboard – February 14th Here are Wednesday’s results from across KELOLAND. Men’s Basketball USD 85 vs. Oral Roberts 67 DWU 85 vs. Northwestern 69 Morningside 93 vs. Dordt 72 Women’s Basketball USD 72 vs. Omaha 50 DWU 81 vs. Northwestern 60 Morningside 89 vs. Dordt 81 College Baseball Kansas Wesleyan 14 vs. Dakota […more]

Pheasant Fest 2018 fan guide: How to hunt down exhibits

Feb 14, 2018 |

Pheasant Fest 2018 fan guide: How to hunt down exhibits An orange-clad army of bird hunters and upland conservationists will invade Sioux Falls this weekend. The National Pheasant Fest & Quail Classic, the country’s largest upland hunting show, is coming to the Denny Sanford Premier Center on Friday through Sunday. In South Dakota, “upland” means …See […more]

Sioux Falls top-10 employers led by growing health care workforce

Feb 13, 2018 |

Sioux Falls top-10 employers led by growing health care workforce The healthcare industry continues to dominate the employment scene in the Sioux Falls region, adding hundreds of workers over the past year. Data collected by the Sioux Falls Business Journal shows Sanford Health and Avera Health kept their top spots, respectively, in a ranking of […more]

Olympic Figure Skating Unveils New, Modern Soundtrack

Feb 13, 2018 |

Olympic Figure Skating Unveils New, Modern Soundtrack When the International Skating Union made the popular decision to allow lyrics in all performances, the Paul Simon classic “The Sound of Silence” seemed like it would be a natural choice. The folk tune is light and airy and fits neatly within the confines of traditional figure skating. […more]

Convicted Armed Robber Facing New Federal Charges

Feb 12, 2018 |

Convicted Armed Robber Facing New Federal Charges We Welcome discussion on KELOLAND News stories but will delete any comments that contain swearing or make threats against others. Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. Terms and Conditions of Use • Privacy Policy • About Our Ads • Advertising Terms and Conditions • For problems with the FCC Public File • Children’s Programming (KELO,KDLO, KPLO, KCLO) • […more]