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Identity Theft Causing Concern For Tax Season

Authorities See Increase In Scams, Fraud During This Time Of Year

For tax experts, the primary concern of the 2017 season is identity theft. Timothy Ness, Owner of Ness Tax and Bookkeeping Service in Sioux Falls, said being an early bird can protect your finances. “The IRS is encouraging people to come in early so they can get those social security numbers through their system so nobody else files a return…

Tea Fire Rescue Reflects On Training Following Scary Incident

Volunteer Fire Fighter Fell Through Floor Battling Blaze On Sunday Morning

A Tea family of six is now homeless after a devastating fire Sunday morning. Fortunately, they still have each other as no one was seriously hurt in the blaze. However, Tea Volunteer Fire First Assistant Chief Steven Oberle said there was a scary moment after a firefighter fell through the floor of the burning home. “He went around the corner…

Boy Dances Through Cancer Battle

Nine Year Old Performs In "Coppelia" Despite Going Through Chemotherapy Treatments

Samuel Miller Denton, 9, has battled Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia since he was twenty-two month old. Dancing, particularly ballet is what Sammy yearns to do. His mother, Kelly, said it’s also his inspiration. “That’s his motivation. That’s what keeps him going,” said Denton. Since Christmas Eve, he has had his eyes set on a performance in Sioux Falls this weekend. “Coppelia,”…

Police Investigating Homicide In Northeast Sioux Falls

Body Found In Apartment Friday Night

The Sioux Falls Police Department confirms they are investigating a homicide that took place Friday evening. Authorities say at 9:15 p.m. Friday night, they responded to apartments near East Eighth Street and North Cleveland Avenue for a check well-being call. A neighbor called police, saying a “strong odor” was coming from an apartment.  Police say inside the apartment, they found…

“Dimes For Dylan” Lends Hand To Boy’s Cancer Battle

Every Assist By Harrisburg Boy's And Girl's Basketball Teams Goes Toward Helping Family

Dylan Bourassa, 13, is an eighth grade baller at Harrisburg South Middle School. After suffering a foot injury playing basketball last February, he was diagnosed with Plantar Fasciitis. However, his father, Dustan, said it never healed. “We brought him back in and they did an X-Ray and that’s when they discovered the tumor in his heel and referred us to…

Safety Tips For Ice Fishing Trips

National Weather Service Says Ice Formation Best For Fishing Seen In A Long Time.

The tents are coming up, the augers are coming out and ice fishing season is getting underway. Having a complete gear checklist, however, doesn’t mean fishermen are set. Todd Heitkamp, Owner of Dakota Angler in Sioux Falls, said ice is “unpredictable” by nature and anyone planning on going on top of the surface should heed caution. “There’s safety recommendation as…

Bison Upset Coyotes In Fargo

Loss Snaps South Dakota's Seven-Game Win Streak

FARGO, N.D.–North Dakota State guard Taylor Thunstedt scored 19 points and guard Sarah Jacobson added a career high 18 points as the Bison took down South Dakota 83-73 inside the Scheels Center Wednesday night. North Dakota State (4-12, 2-1 Summit) ends a seven-game win streak held by South Dakota (13-3, 2-1 Summit). “North Dakota State deserves the credit for shooting…

Big Night From Bray Twins Leads Tigers Over Trojans

Twin Sisters, Amber and Ashley, Combined For 44 Points In Win

MITCHELL, S.D. – In their first game in two weeks the No. 8 Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball team took control of in-state rival, Dakota State University, and never trailed in the contest as they won 76-59 Wednesday night at the Corn Palace in Mitchell, S.D. Twin sisters Amber Bray (Anoka, Minn.) and Ashley Bray (Anoka, Minn.) combined for 44…

Wednesday, January 4th Scoreboard

Wednesday, January 4th Scoreboard

Wednesday, January 4th 2017 Scoreboard Mens’ Basketball South Dakota State 74 vs. Western Illinois 82 South Dakota 75 vs. Denver 69 Dordt College 102, Silver Lake College 69 Morningside College 87, Doane University 81 (OT) Hastings College 87, Mount Marty College 75 Concordia University 87, Briar Cliff University 79 Midland University 98, Northwestern College 84 Womens’ Basketball South Dakota 73 vs….

USD’s Arens Receiving National Attention

Sophomore Guard Named To NCAA "Starting Five"

It’s been a great season so far for the South Dakota Coyotes Womens’ Basketball Team. Despite coaching and roster changes, they’re 13-2 and on a seven-game win streak to start 2017. A lot of the credit goes to Sophomore guard Allison Arens. She was among the NCAA’s “Starting Five” this week, which recognizes the top women’s basketball performers in the…

SDSU Looks For A Better 2017

Jacks Mens' Basketball Team Hopes USD Win Brings Momentum

The South Dakota State Jackrabbits Mens’ Basketball Team returns to start their 2017 campaign. They went into Wednesday night’s game against Western Illinois feeling good after a big New Year’s Eve comeback versus the USD Coyotes. Coming into 2017 8-9 overall on the season, it’s been an up and down start for the Jacks. Head Coach T.J. Otzelberger said they…

Tuesday, January 3rd Scoreboard

Tuesday, January 3rd Scoreboard

Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017 Scoreboard Boys’ basketball Aberdeen Central 67, Huron 46 Alcester-Hudson 70, Freeman 59 Avon 55, Ethan 51 Bon Homme 75, Tri-Valley 63 Brandon Valley 41, Watertown 26 Bridgewater-Emery 54, Sanborn Central/Woonsocket 46 Brookings 53, Harrisburg 50 Canistota 54, Mitchell Christian 47 Castlewood 54, Lake Preston 43 Chamberlain 58, Winner 47 Clinton-Graceville-Beardsley, Minn. 58, Waubay/Summit 52 Colman-Egan 61,…