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EmBe Offering Summer Camps for Kids

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Summer break is just around the corner and EmBe in Sioux Falls has a variety of camps to keep kids busy during those long summer days. Stacy Stahl from EmBe joins us in the studio to tell us what they planned for kids this summer.

St. Michael’s Students Place Flags to Honor Veterans

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Memorial Day weekend is a time to thank and pay respects to past, and present veterans. 6th graders from St. Michael’s School helped place American flags at the grave stones of veterans today. This was the sixth year St. Michael’s has partnered with the VFW. Memorial Day always brings heavy traffic, and this act of service…

Paramedics Plus Hosts Booster Seat Clinic for EMS Week

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Paramedics Plus in Sioux Falls is hosting a booster seat clinic today and tomorrow for EMS week. Paramedics Plus, located at 4000 West 57th Street, will offer important booster seat safety tips if you stop by. One easy tip they give is “it’s not fine till they’re 4’9.” Others include making sure the seat belt is…

Someone You Should Know: The Man Behind the Murals

PARKER, S.D. — If you’ve been to a high school gym in South Dakota you’ve likely seen murals showcasing school mascots. But a couple dozen of them from Sioux Falls to Brookings and beyond all come from the same artist. In this week’s Someone You Should Know we introduce you to the man behind the murals. What started as a request…

Bringing Home Bella

ODESSA, M.N. – Sometimes heartbreaking news can tear a community apart. However, one small town is coming together to prove they’re stronger than ever when one of their own is struggling. KDLT’s Allison Royal tells us how after months away from home, a five-year-old Minnesota girl is getting a special “welcome home.” Pink balloons and ribbons decorate the small but…

Soon-To-Be WHS Grads Walk Through Anne Sullivan Elementary

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Graduates from Washington High School will soon walk across the stage to earn their diplomas, but first they are walking through the halls of their former elementary school. Sixty Washington High School seniors paraded through the halls of Anne Sullivan Elementary School on Tuesday, dressed in full graduation cap and gown. Lined up along those hallways,…

Prairie Berry, Miner Brewing Co. to Open Location at Western Mall

Store Front RenderingSIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Prairie Berry East Bank have announced that they will reopen at their new location in Sioux Falls this summer. Prairie Berry East Bank closed their downtown location in April after new state legislation was passed. The new location is located at the Western Mall and will feature both Miner Brewing Company and Prairie Berry…

Pancheros Offering Free Burritos for Military Service Members

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – May is Military Appreciation Month, and a Sioux Falls restaurant is showing their appreciation by offering free meals to military members. Pancheros Mexican Grill on 41st Street and Louise Avenue in Sioux Falls are participating. All day today, military service members who show their military ID’s will receive a free burrito. Store management says it’s the…

Endangered Species Scientist Visits Great Plains Zoo

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – A scientist working to save black rhinos overseas made a special visit to the Great Plains Zoo. Dr. Jeff Muntiering is a conservation biologist for the Minnesota Zoo. For the last 15 years his work has been done in Southwest Africa. He has worked with the community and police there to protect black rhinos, which are…

Saturday: Ninja for Gianni Fundraiser at 605 Ninja Academy

HARRISBURG, S.D. – A Harrisburg boy who suffered a traumatic brain injury after an ATV accident last November continues to face challenges and the community continues to rally around him. 11-year-old Gianni Farinacci has undergone several surgeries since the incident that nearly took his life. The most recent surgery took place this morning. Doctors are trying to help Gianni with…