Paul Heinert

Clint Black To Perform At Central Plains Dairy Expo

TICKETS GO ON SALE JANUARY 13

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The Central Plains Dairy Expo is bringing country music artist Clint Black to the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center on March 28. Tickets to the public go on sale January 13 at the box office, www.ticketmaster.com, or charge-by-phone at 800-745-3000. The ticket price is $26.50 and all seats are general admission Black has sold more than 20…

Judge Rules In Favor Of Neighbors In McKennan Park House Dispute

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – A Minnehaha Co. judge has ruled that the owners of a newly constructed home in the McKennan Park neighborhood must rebuild their residence to bring it into compliance for new construction in historic districts. Judge John Pekas also stated that the City of Sioux Falls may be negligent for allowing the home to be built without…

75 Animals Rescued Near Black Hills

Criminal charges are currently pending against the owner of the residence

BLACK HILLS, S.D. – The Pennington County Sheriff’s Office and Black Hills Humane Society rescued 75 animals while executing an animal seizure warrant Monday night. Authorities say many of the animals found were in poor condition. 75 animals, including 45 dogs, 15 rabbits, 14 cats and one bird were removed from the residence and placed in the care of the…

Moe’s To Donate 75 Percent Of Sales To Construction Worker’s Family

Tuesday Night From 5 p.m. - 8 p.m.

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  – A Sioux Falls restaurant will donate 75 percent of sales Tuesday evening to the family of a construction worker who was killed when the former Copper Lounge building collapsed on Dec. 2. Ethan McMahon, 24, died from the collapse of the building. The fundraiser at Moe’s Southwest Grill will take place from 5 p.m. – 8…

South Dakota’s Electors Cast Their Votes

PIERRE, S.D. – South Dakota’s electors officially cast their votes for Donald Trump and Mike Pence. Gov. Dennis Daugaard, Attorney General Marty Jackley and Pam Roberts made the selections at the Capitol in Pierre Monday morning. The Governor and Attorney General appointed Roberts to take the place of Lt. Gov. Matt Michels, who was selected as an elector and could…

Most Popular Baby Names Of 2016 at Sanford Health

Harper and William top the list

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Sanford Health has released its list of most popular baby names for 2016. Harper was the most popular name for newborn girls at Sanford Health in 2016, while William topped the list for boys. Harper jumps to the top spot after not ranking in the top five in 2015. William was the fifth most popular name…

Colorful NBA Sideline Reporter Craig Sager, 65, Dies

Longtime NBA sideline reporter Craig Sager has died at the age of 65 after a battle with cancer. Turner President David Levy says in a statement Thursday that Sager had died, without saying when or where. Famous for his flashy suits and probing questions, Sager worked basketball games for TNT for nearly a quarter-century. Sager first announced in April 2014…

Young Musicians To Rock Out At Premier Center

Some young musicians in Sioux Falls are rehearsing for the biggest concert of their lives. 3,000 middle school students from Sioux Falls public and Catholic schools will be performing with one of the original members of the Trans-Siberian Orchestra this Saturday at the Denny Sanford Premier Center. The “Electrify Your Symphony” performance is being billed as the largest rock symphony…

Soldier’s Wife To Welcome Home Husband With Big Surprise

Wednesday afternoon, 38 South Dakota Army National Guard soldiers will be coming home after a ten month deployment to Kuwait. The soldiers conducted security and force protection operations at several bases in the country. One of those 38 soldiers is Sioux Falls firefighter Bob Small, and Small’s wife will welcome him home with a big surprise. “There was the opportunity…

USDA Rules Aim To Protect Livestock, Poultry Producers

WASHINGTON  – With a little more than a month left in the Obama administration, the Agriculture Department is announcing new rules aimed at protecting the rights of livestock and poultry producers who do business with larger companies. The administration first proposed similar rules in 2010, but abandoned them after Congress blocked funds for them. Congress lifted that ban in a…

Fed Raises Key Interest Rate For First Time In Year

WASHINGTON – The Federal Reserve is raising a key interest rate for the first time in a year, reflecting a resilient U.S. economy and expectations of higher inflation. The move will mean modestly higher rates on some loans. The Fed is signaling that additional rate increases will likely be made slowly as the economy improves and inflation edges closer to…

New Details In Sioux Falls Double Homicide

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – There is new information on a double homicide case out of Sioux Falls that left a 48-year-old woman and 7-year-old boy dead. A search warrant affidavit provides gruesome details of what up led up to their deaths and the arrest of the woman’s son. Heath Otto, 24, has been indicted on two counts of 1st degree…

Watch Out For Frostbite As Temperatures Dip This Week

risk increases when temperatures fall below 5 degrees.

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – As colder temperatures settle into the Sioux Empire, people are at greater risk for developing frostbite or even hypothermia. According to the Mayo Clinic, the risk really increases when temperatures fall below 5 degrees. Dr. Nate Johnson says it’s not often that people come through Avera’s Emergency Room doors with frostbite or hypothermia. “Fortunately, it’s not…

BREAKING: SDSU’s Macy Miller To Miss Remainder Of Season With Leg Injury

BROOKINGS, S.D.- Macy Miller, a junior on the South Dakota State women’s basketball team, will miss the remaining games in the 2016-17 season due to a leg injury, according to Jackrabbit head coach Aaron Johnston. The Mitchell native suffered the injury at the end of the second quarter in a nonleague game against Green Bay Dec. 9. Miller, who started…

Minnesota Vikings To Play In London Next Year

Vikings will face the Cleveland Browns

LONDON – The Jaguars, Dolphins, Browns and Rams will be the home teams for next season’s NFL games in London. The Baltimore Ravens will play Jacksonville in either Week 3 or 4 of the 2017 schedule. That game will be at Wembley Stadium, as will the New Orleans Saints vs. Miami, again in one of those weeks. Cleveland will host…

Gold Coin Going Towards Salvation Army’s Red Kettle Campaign

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – We are continuing our KDLT Cares series featuring anonymous donors helping out area non-profits and families who could use a little financial help. Friday afternoon we went to one organization helping keep families warm this winter. We surprised Major Tom Riggs and gave him a letter which reads: “This Saturday, the 10th, is your annual match…

Search And Rescue Dog In Training

A collapsed building drives one student to teach her dog how to help in emergencies

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – A little over one week ago, we learned how talented and vital search and rescue dogs can be. On Dec. 2 when the former Copper Lounge came crumbling down, it was a four legged first responder that helped locate the last known victim. This has inspired one Parker High School student to train her dog to…

Hultgren Construction Releases Statement Addressing Building Collapse, Victims

First public comments since building collapsed on December 2

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – In a letter addressed to the community, Aaron Hultgren, of Hultgren Construction releases a statement on the Copper Lounge building collapse, and sends condolences to the victims. TO OUR COMMUNITY Our friend and team member, Ethan McMahon was laid to rest today. Neither the McMahon family, nor the Hultgren Construction team, will ever completely recover from…

Man Caught On Camera Stealing A Package From Sioux Falls Home

Police Believe He's Responsible For At Least One Other Theft

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The true definition of a Grinch has surfaced in Sioux Falls. Police say they believe the same man stole packages from two different homes Thursday afternoon. “I was actually picking up my daughter from school and I got the notification that there was someone at the door,” said Adam Winter. Winter installed a surveillance camera on…