Kole Fehling

The ‘Trials and Errors’ of Becoming a Meteorologist for the U.S. Air Force

It's not easy becoming a Meteorologist for the U.S. Air Force.

  Something you might not know about me, in addition to being a broadcast Meteorologist for the KDLT viewing area, I am also a Weather Specialist for the Nebraska Air National Guard at the 170th.  The two jobs couldn’t be anymore different.  Many people ask me what it’s like being in the military or how I got into joining the…

GreatLIFE Adds Even More Perks To Their Memberships

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – GreatLIFE announce today that their memberships are now GreatLIFE Golf and Fitness PLUS and GreatLIFE Fitness PLUS.  This means more benefits to their memberships at no additional cost. GreatLIFE recently added unlimited bowling for free at Suburban Lanes.  Now, free unlimited movies will be offered at West Mall 7 Theatres everyday of the week.  Management said…

VA Researchers Creating Pathway to Better Health for Veterans

Sioux Falls, S.D. – It’s VA Research Week across the country, so today the Sioux Falls VA held a special event.  With the highest per capita veteran population, researchers said South Dakota is a great place to conduct research.  The goal is to improve the health of military members. “Coming up with better treatments with fewer side effects is the…

Spotlight On Nurses During National Nurses Week

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. –  In honor of National Nurses Week, we wanted to get to know some of the nurses who care for patients across the Sioux Empire.  We stopped by Sanford Hospital and Avera McKennan to hear their stories. It’s a week that we use to recognize nurses across the United Sates.  National Nurses Week is a time to…

New Local Business Helping Make the Work Environment Safer

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. –  Last month, two Sioux Falls businesses received more than $200,000 in federal fines in connection with the copper lounge building collapse.  A new Sioux Falls company that specializes in safety training is now offering safety help to area businesses.  Lloyd Companies is partnering with the new business by providing fall protection training for its employees. The…

Preparing Your A/C for the Heat Can Help You Stay Cool

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. –  With the heat packing a full punch across the Sioux Empire this Spring, many people are turning the A/C on for the first time in months.  There’s a few things you may want to do to prepare your air conditioning unit before turning it on for regular use. There’s nothing worse than the air conditioner going…

KDLT Cares: Food Forest Fighting Hunger

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. -As hunger becomes an increasing problem, one local non-profit organization is coming up with new ways to combat the issue.  Organizers with Project Food Forest said a study done by ‘Feeding America’ shows Minnehaha County has over 21,000 people who need access to low cost food. We all hope our creative ideas will someday come to life. …

April Showers Bring May Snow Showers

Snowstorm Breaks Records Across the Sioux Empire

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. –  The Spring Snowstorm was a record breaker for the Sioux Empire.  The National Weather Service said Sioux Falls set new daily records for snowfall yesterday and today.  You know what they say, April showers bring May snow showers.  Well, not really, but if you already planted your Spring flowers and plants, don’t worry. Sioux Falls National…