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Paramedic

Madison Regional Health System

Job Location: Madison, South Dakota Job Description: Full-time Paramedic position available. Schedule will include working twelve hour shifts in the Emergency Room and take call for the Ambulance Service. Hours will include days, evenings, weekends and holiday rotation. Must have excellent communication skills and critical thinking skills. Competitive salary and benefit package. Requirements: Paramedic. Must have excellent communication skills and…

PM Truck Unloader

Furniture Mart USA

Job Location: Sioux Falls, SD Job Description: If you have a “go-getter” personality, are reliable, efficient and have desire to use your talents at a successful, family-owned company, then our full-time Receiving Department Truck Unloader position may be just the role for your career ambitions! Furniture Mart USA has a full-time position available for 2nd shift Receiving Department Associate to…

Medical Records Clerk – Full-Time

Madison Regional Health System

Job Location: Madison, South Dakota Job Description: Full-time Medical Records clerk position available. This position would be 40 hours per week with flexible hours, and Saturday involvement. The primary responsibility of this position will be to answer phone calls for the department, assist with scanning images into the EMR, attaching transcription documents in the EMR, release of information, typing physician…

House Majority Whip Shot At Congressional Baseball Practice

WASHINGTON (AP) -House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana was shot Wednesday at a congressional baseball practice in Alexandria, Virginia, congressional officials say. A congressional aide said Scalise was in stable condition at George Washington University Hospital. Rep. Mo Brooks, R-Ala., said several other people also were hit, including two law enforcement officers. Brooks said that Scalise, 51, was down…

UK Police Find Missing Attack Victim’s Body In River

LONDON (AP) – Police searching for a French man who has been missing since the London Bridge attack say they have recovered a body from the River Thames. The Metropolitan Police say the body was found Tuesday downstream from the bridge. The force says formal identification has not yet taken place, but Xavier Thomas’ next of kin have been informed….

Adel Toay

Digital Media Producer

Adel Toay started working at KDLT in May 2014 as a production assistant. He studied at the Art Institute of Los Angeles and South Dakota State University. This is Adel’s second time working at KDLT after he was a production assistant from 2010-2013. In 2016 he moved into the newsroom as KDLT’s Digital Media Producer. Adel is from Sioux Falls, SD…

Two Cars, Building Struck In Overnight Shooting

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.– Sioux Falls Police were called to the area of 11th Street and Summit Ave at around 10:15 Sunday night for reports of gunshots. When officers arrived, they were able to locate a number of shell casings. Upon further investigation, two parked cars and one building were struck by bullets. The Sioux Falls Police Department Crime Lab responded to…

School To Resume As Normal After Social Media Threat

  SIOUX FALLS, S.D.- Washington High School is to resume normal scheduled hours after a threat was posted on social media over the weekend. The student responsible for the social media threat has been identified and interview by the Sioux Falls Police. Authorities believe the threat is no longer valid. A sophomore at Washington High School says, “I didn’t hear…

New Sioux Falls Fire Chief To Be Announced Friday

Sioux Falls, S.D. – Sioux Falls Mayor Mike Huether will announce his recommended appointment of the new Chief of Sioux Falls Fire Rescue tomorrow. The announcement will happen at 11:30 tomorrow morning at City Hall. Former Sioux Falls Fire Chief Jim Sideras is facing charges of possession of child pornography. Authorities searched his home earlier this month. As of May 2nd,…

School Called off in Armour Due to Storm Damage

Photo Courtesy: Tyler MeiersArmour, S.D. – School has been called off in Armour today because of early morning storm damage. According to Mike Gillispie with the National Weather Service in Sioux Falls, damage was reported in the Armour area around 8:00 Monday morning. A wind gust of over 60 MPH was also reported near Parkston. According to Armour High School…

Minnesota Measles Outbreak Grows to 54 Cases, Incident Command Team Established

This year is the state's worst outbreak since 1990

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – An incident command team from the Minnesota Department of Health is overseeing a coordinated effort to stop the spread of measles, which this year is the state’s worst since 1990. The team has been meeting daily to monitor new cases, review infection control efforts and coordinate with local health officials. The outbreak has grown to 54 cases….

Miss District of Columbia Wins 2017 Miss USA

LAS VEGAS (AP) – The District of Columbia has won back-to-back Miss USA titles. Kara McCullough, a chemist working for the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, was crowned Sunday during the event that took place at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center on the Las Vegas Strip. She will go on to compete on the Miss Universe contest. The runner-up was Miss…

Koalas Now On Exhibit at the Great Plains Zoo

Two male Koalas, Moki and Burra, are a part of the Zoo’s “Koala Wilds” exhibit

Courtesy: The Great Plains ZooSIOUX FALLS, S.D.- Visitors can now add cute Koalas to the list of more than 1,000 animals that they can enjoy this summer at the Great Plains Zoo. Two male Koalas, Moki and Burra, are a part of the Zoo’s “Koala Wilds” exhibit, now open through Labor Day. The Koalas can be viewed daily, free with…

Crews Search Mississippi River For Missing U Of M Student

MINNEAPOLIS (AP)- Crews are searching the Mississippi River in downtown Minneapolis for a missing University of Minnesota student who apparently was swept into the water. The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board says Grant Keiner told Park Police officers that he and his 22-year-old roommate Christopher Stanley climbed a fence to sit along the river. Keiner said a large wave swept…

Sioux Falls A Finalist For Greatest Midwest Food Town

SIOUX FALLS – The Sioux Falls Convention and Visitors Bureau announced Tuesday that Sioux Falls has been named one of 12 finalists for Midwest Living’s “Greatest Midwest Town 2017, Food Edition.” The announcement will go out in the May/June issue. Midwest Living editors nominated Sioux Falls due to the avid food scene following, originality, character, and regionalism. Each of the…

SF School Board Votes For 2018 Pre-Labor Day Start

SIOUX FALLS – The Sioux Falls School Board voted unanimously Monday night in approval of the 2018-19 school calendar. That calendar includes moving the start date up to August 23, 2018. The last day of school is scheduled for May 21, 2019. In 2015, voters decided to push the start date to after Labor Day. However, survey conducted earlier this…

Ex-NFL Star Aaron Hernandez Dead After Hanging Self In Cell

MILFORD, Mass.- Massachusetts prison officials say former NFL star Aaron Hernandez has hanged himself in his cell and has been pronounced dead at a hospital. He was 27. An official with the Massachusetts Department of Corrections says Hernandez was found hanged in his cell just after 3 a.m. Wednesday. Authorities tried to revive the former New England Patriots tight end,…