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Sioux Falls Multi-Cultural Center To Host “Decadence In Chocolate” Fundraiser

The event helps fund their 19 community programs

A sweet pre-Valentine’s Day event is coming up this Saturday, where you can not only get your fill of chocolates and wine, you can also help raise money to support some programs in the community. The Multi-Cultural Center of Sioux Falls is hosting the 5th annual Decadence in Chocolate fundraiser. Roxie Kelly, assistant director at SFMCC, says they will have…

Hungry For Truth Continues Web Series

LATEST EPISODE HIGHLIGHTS AG STUDENT IN FINAL YEAR OF COLLEGE

SDSU dairy production student, Megan Schaeffer sat down with us in the KDLT Kitchen to tell us about her experience filming with Hungry for Truth and her plans after graduation. To learn more about Hungry for Truth and their web series educating people on antibiotics and GMOs, watch the video above or click here.

February Flair Night At The District

Filly Flair Boutique and Beautycounter are teaming up to put on the first February Flair Night this Thursday, February 2 at The District in Sioux Falls. The night will include live music by Elisabeth Hunstad, dancing, a Wine-n-Canvas workshop, food and drink samples, and of course, shopping! Courtney Vanderpol from Filly Flair says it’s the perfect opportunity for a girl’s night…

Dress For Success Worldwide CEO To Speak At EmBe’s “In Her Shoes” Event

EmBe is once again holding its annual women’s empowerment breakfast In Her Shoes on Thursday, February 9 where you can hear from other women who are leaders in their communities. The event is open to all– women and men– to attend the 4th annual gathering. Erin Bosch with Dress for Success Sioux Falls says this year is especially exciting for…

LifeScape’s Mall Walk Takes Over The Empire Mall This Saturday

LifeScape’s 23rd annual Mall Walk is coming up again this Saturday, February 4. You can help raise money to purchase items for the kids and adults LifeScape supports. Kathy Hammond, the Mall Walk co-chair, says while the walk will be the main event, there will be many other activities for everyone to take part in, like facepaiting, balloon animals, live…

Telling Stories Through Art At Touchmark

A local artist is partnering with Touchmark of All Saints to celebrate “Inspire Your Heart with Art Day” by creating a unique piece of art that shows the power of story telling in South Dakota. Altman E. Studeny will create 65 small tiles in the shapes of each of South Dakota’s counties and encourage residents to consider communities where they…

Fitness Friday: Not a Gymrat? Try These Options Instead

Most of us set fitness and health as our top NY goals, but it can drop off quickly. Some innovative ways to get in your daily exercise may make it a little easier to stick with. Chris and Annie Mello from CPMFITness have some great fitness tips for you. Annie says many gyms, like theirs, are starting to combine two…

Hy-Vee Chef Scott Teal Talks Healthy Meal Prep

With busy schedules and winter weather, it’s hard to find the motivation to eat right and prepare healthy meals. However, with some simple meal prep your efforts will go a long way. Chef Scott Teal from Hy-Vee teaches classes at the Hy-Vee on South Louise Avenue, including one that teaches you how to prepare simple meals that can serve four…

The Daily Scoop 1-26-2017

The Daily Scoop is our morning segment that highlights all things trending on social media. Train Plows Semi Truck on Tracks Police dashcam video shows the exact moment a train slammed into a Fed-Ex truck in Utah. A North Salt Lake police officer’s dashcam shows the train just missed the truck’s cab. The accident happened Saturday morning. As you can…

‘Calendar Girls’ Playing At Orpheum Theater

“Calendar Girls” will be playing at the Annie Zabel Studio at the Orpheum Theater now through February 5. The eccentric play is based on a true story. The play is presented by the Sioux Empire Community Theatre, which describes the plot as the following: “When Annie’s husband John dies of leukemia, she and best friend Chris resolve to raise money for…

Health Trends To Know In 2017: Fit Chic LA

Annie Mello, the Fit Chic from CPMFITness, shares health trends

It’s a new year, and that means new health trends that could be great options to incorporate into your diet. Annie Mello, the Fit Chic from CPMFITness, says there a few things to look out for this year that’s going to be popular. Green Vegetables Cleansing Soups Seaweed Golden Lattes Coconut Watch the video above to see how Annie uses…

FIRST LEGO League Competition Encourages STEM Skills

As many future careers are developing around science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) skills, a program called FIRST LEGO League is encouraging kids to team up and build robots. Teams of kids aged 9-14 build and program a robot made from LEGOs that they will compete with in the State Championship this weekend in Sioux Falls. The teams will participate in…

Monster Jam Takes Over The Premier Center This Weekend

It’s billed as the biggest show on four wheels. Monster Jam takes over the Denny Sanford Premier Center this weekend. Catch a fleet of monster trucks rip around the arena in an energizing performance! There will be three performance, Friday, January 20 at 7 p.m., and Saturday, January 21 at 1 p.m. and 7 p.m. A special Pit Party will…

Girl Scouts Announce New S’mores Cookie

Girl Scout cookie season is just around the corner. To celebrate 100 years of selling cookies, the Girl Scouts announced a new cookie option this year: the S’mores cookie. The cookie is a crunchy graham sandwich cookie with creamy chocolate and marshmallow filling. Local Girl Scouts will start selling cookies from February 3 to March 5. Melissa Toft from Girl Scouts…

Career Corner: Setting Workplace Resolutions

The New Year is all about setting goals, but sometimes in the midst of our fitness goals, volunteering goals, and others, we tend to forget about setting goals for the place in which we spend the most time– the workplace. Russ Hovendick, president of Client Staffing Solutions, Inc., says he first and foremost recommends everyone review their résumé whether they’re…

Sanford Health Offers “Food Is Good Medicine” Cooking Classes

Food is such a big part of our lives. It’s essential to eat healthy, balanced meals because it gives fuel to our bodies, but it’s not always easy to come up with those meal ideas and make sure you aren’t missing any key nutrients. Thankfully, Sanford Health is here to help with a few cooking classes! Executive Chef John Gilbertson…

LifeScape Presents “Space School Musical” With Actors Of All Abilities

It’s a story we’re all familiar with: being a student trying to finish their science project before the deadline. A new musical presented by LifeScape is taking that story to the final frontier in the “Space School Musical.” It premiers on Augustana’s campus on January 27. Jamie Richardson, with LifeScape’s Center for the Arts, says this is the fifth year…

Helpline Center Calls for Volunteers on MLK Jr Day Of Service

As today is Martin Luther King Jr Day of Service, it is a great opportunity to use the day off to help others in your community. The day marks part of President Obama’s national call to service initiative. The Helpline Center in Sioux Falls has a variety of volunteer opportunities in need extra hands. Today they are hosting an afternoon of hands-on projects at…