Jack Eble

Someone You Should Know: A Day In The Life Of Sen. John Thune

WASHINGTON, D.C. – South Dakota senator John Thune is no stranger to the national spotlight. The Murdo native can be seen on the frontlines of major legislation coming down from Capitol Hill. An office in the Dirksen Senate building in our nation’s capitol is the central hub for the third-ranking Republican. But for Thune, it’s still missing something. “This is…

South Dakota Farmers Union in Washington, D.C.

KDLT News Exclusive Coverage

Our coverage continues from Washington DC this week as we explore legislation that will influence Ag producers. We are talking with some of the top officials including the U.S. Agriculture Secretary. KDLT’s Jack Eble wrapped up the first full day of work in Washington, D.C. as he joined the South Dakota Farmers Union as they made their first couple stops….

Yankton Field Delay Forces Move To Freeman

Yankton Will Face Mitchell Friday At Freeman Due To Construction Delay

YANKTON, S.D. — The Yankton Bucks football team is preparing to face the Mitchell Kernels on Friday. However, the game will be played in Freeman. 90-year-old Crane-Youngworth Field is going through renovations. Weather and other factors pushed the completion date past its expectation, which was the first week of August. In July, Yankton School District Athletic Director Ryan Mors said…

Sioux Falls Teen Shot, Killed Monday Night

18-Year-Old In Custody Facing First Degree Murder Charges

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — At around 11 Monday night, police were called the Bakker Park for reports of a shooting. When they arrived, they found a 17-year-old boy lying on the ground who had been shot in the chest. The teen was rushed to the hospital where he died a little before midnight. Investigators say before the shooting, the victim…

Charlottesville Protest Puts Focus On Confederate Monuments

Several Cities Have Removed Or Replaced Statues And Monuments

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — The reaction to the Charlottesville, Virginia protest continues to make waves. Following President Donald Trump’s press conference Tuesday, the response has centered all attention on Confederacy memorials and statues. Several cities around the country, including Baltimore, Los Angeles and Orlando have removed similar statues and monuments. President Trump tweeted it is “sad” to see the monuments…

New-Look Cougars Prepare For Conference Title Defense

Jon Anderson Era Begins With Quarterback Questions

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — The defending NSIC champions come into the new season surrounded by storylines. The University of Sioux Falls Cougars finished 12-1 last season on their way to winning their first NSIC conference championship. Their great season came to a disappointing end, however, after losing a home playoff game in the second round to Harding in overtime. After…

8-15-17 KDLT Scoreboard

8-15-17 KDLT Scoreboard

Tuesday, August 15, 2017 KDLT Scoreboard MLB Minnesota Twins 1 vs. Cleveland Indians 8 American Association Baseball Sioux Falls Canaries 1 at Gary SouthShore Railcats 2 Boys Soccer Brookings 4 vs. Watertown 2 Yankton 3 vs. Harrisburg 0 Brandon Valley 3 vs. O’Gorman 2 Girls Soccer Watertown 4 vs. Brookings 0 Yankton 2 vs. Harrisburg 0 O’Gorman 2 vs. Brandon Valley…

Northern State Bringing Same Faces To New Roles

Wolves Signed Dosch-Era High 44 Student-Athletes In The Offseason

ABERDEEN, S.D. — The Northern State Wolves come into the 2017 season after a 6-5 record last year. This season will feature a lot of new faces but they aren’t new to the team. The Wolves graduated 24 seniors from a season ago. However, senior wide receiver Zachery Barber returns as he works toward a Master’s degree. Northern State signed…

Missouri Valley, Big Sky Start Challenge Series

Missouri Valley Teams Holds All-Time Edge Versus Big Sky Opponents

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — In an effort to promote non-conference scheduling between the Missouri Valley and Big Sky Conference, a new challenge series will debut this season. Eight total games will be played between teams from each conference. South Dakota State will go to Montana State on September 9 as part of the series and the South Dakota Coyotes will…

Reaction Piles In After Sioux Falls Little League Advances

Squad Becomes First Sioux Falls Team To Go To Little League World Series

Sioux Falls Little League Watch PartySIOUX FALLS, S.D. — In their inaugural season, the Sioux Falls Little League team is entering the baseball world. With their 6-0 win over Webb City (MO) in the Midwest Regional Tournament, they head to Williamsport, PA for the Little League World Series They are the first team from Sioux Falls to go to the…

Recent Rain Provides Drought Relief

Statewide Drought Conditions Decreased Six Percent In The Last Week

MITCHELL, S.D. — South Dakota is feeling some relief thanks to some recent rain. The drought across the state is starting to improve. The most recent U.S. Drought Monitor reports that there was a six percent decrease in dry conditions. 91.8 percent of the state in under some form of drought condition, as opposed to 97.2 percent last week. Farmer…

Sioux Falls Little League Stirring Support

A Win On Saturday Sends Squad To Little League World Series

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — In Indianapolis, one group of little leaguers is swinging the loudest stick. After two consecutive walk-off winners, Sioux Falls Little League is one step away from Williamsport, Pennsylvania and the Little League World Series. With one game in their way, it may seem like the glass is half full. However, manager Jeff Riley said it’s already…