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Crews Work To Bring Back Power

Thousands Of People In Norhteast, Northwest South Dakota Remain Without Power

SUMMIT, S.D.—Thousands of people in northeast South Dakota are still dealing with power outages after this past weekend’s storms. East River Electric Transmission Construction Superintendent Travis Olson said repairs could take at least another week and a half. He said it’s hard to put a time range on when about six thousand people could get their power back due to…

Ross Dress for Less Coming to Sioux Falls at Shoppes at Lake Lorraine

Ross Dress for Less is the second of six retailers who will be part of the 168,000 square feet at the ‘Shoppes at Lake Lorraine’.

Ross Dress for Less, one of the nation’s largest retail chains, is coming to the Shoppes at Lake Lorraine. Ross, which offers name brand apparel, accessories and home fashions at discount prices, has leased 22,000 square foot space at the Shoppes at Lake Lorraine. This store is one of several retailers in the shopping center. More information: https://vbclink.com/news/ross-dress-for-less-coming-to-lake-lorraine “Ross Dress…

Fire Rescue Offers Tips For Holiday Cooking Safety

SFFR: One-Third Of Yearly Structure Fires Come From Cooking Accidents

Last night, a fire destroyed a home near Harrisburg, displacing a family. Officials say a propane hose broke from a grill, starting the fire. Sioux Falls Fire Inspector John Wagner said concerns with a propane connection can be solved with soapy water. “If you see bubbles coming up from the connection, that means there is a loose fitting and it…

Family Displaced After Apparent Grilling Accident Starts Fire

Garage burns, flames spread to home near Harrisburg

HARRISBURG, S.D. – A family  is displaced Thursday after their home caught on fire. Crews were called out to West Willow Street, near the Harrisburg exit on I-29 around 6:30 p.m. Fire officials say they found a garage burning. The fire spread to the house, but, for the most part, there was only smoke and water damage to the home….

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…

Sioux Falls Girl Receives Custom Built Bike From Chariots For Children

The five year old has been battling a rare form of brain cancer since she was just over a year old

More than a hundred new bicycles will make their way under a Christmas tree this year, thanks to volunteers with the charity Chariots for Children. The group builds and gives bikes to children during the holiday season. On Saturday, 126 new bikes went home to deserving and happy families. Among the recipients, was a very special little girl, with her…

Recipe: Holiday Drinks from the FitChic

The FitChic Annie Mello from CPMFITness shares some low-calorie drink ideas for the adults that can also be substituted to be mocktails, too. Fit Chic Pumpkin Martini 4 oz Vanilla Vodka (3 olives or sSmirnoff) 1 teaspoon of stevia 5 oz coconut creamer 2 Tbsp Pumpkin Puree Pumpkin Pie Spice and cinnamon to taste Directions: Add all ingredients to a cocktail…

Free Christmas Concert For Homeless, Low-Income Families

Highly-anticipated performance invites special audience to dress rehearsal

It’s the season of giving and a concert at an iconic Sioux Falls Catholic church embodies the true meaning of Christmas. Christmas at the Cathedral holds its dress rehearsal performance Wednesday night at the Cathedral of St. Joseph.  For the first time ever, they had an audience for dress rehearsal.  The church invited people from the cathedral, as well as…