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‘Food Truck Wednesday’ at Brandon Lutheran

BRANDON, S.D. – Around this time of year, we starting seeing more and more of those mobile restaurants that we all love–food trucks. Tonight, the Brandon Lutheran Church is hosting ‘Food Truck Wednesday,’ an event geared towards bringing the public together and strengthening the community. With over 7 food trucks including Berkes BBQ, Hunny & Bunny, Tasty Trolley, Papa Woody’s wood…

Spring Workouts for Summer Shape

With spring in full swing and summer just around the corner, many of us are looking to get into shape, but don’t know where to begin. ‘Fit Chic’ and Co-Owner of CPM Fitness, Annie Mello, met up with KDLT’s Simon Floss and Karl Letsche to lend out the best spring-time workouts to get your body in summer shape. For more…

Chicken Keeping 101

'Fruit Of The Coop's' Stephanie Peterson to offer chicken keeping classes

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Chickens aren’t just on the farm anymore. Friends and neighbors are sharing eggs across backyard fences in towns throughout the Sioux Empire through the popular trend of ‘chicken keeping.’ KDLT’s Simon Floss went to Stephanie Peterson’s farm in Brandon to learn more about chicken keeping, the resurgence of buying local produce, and where to take chicken…

School Zone: Central Lyon

Hands-on programs and technological advancements teaching students in unique ways

ROCK RAPIDS, IA – Welcome to ‘School Zone.’ A new segment at KDLT News Today where we travel around to area schools and highlight cutting edge programs they have for their students. We kicked things off by heading east to Central Lyon High School in Rock Rapids. Through hands-on programs and advancements in technology, Central Lyon students are learning in…

Sounds Of The Sioux Empire: Two White Squares

The Morrisons find time together through music

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Any married couple with children knows it can be tough to find down time to spend together, but Matt and Amy Morrison have found a way. Matt, a pastor at Asbury United Methodist, said that in order to spend more time with Amy, a music instructor, she told him he’d need to “schedule a rehearsal.” While…

77th Annual El Riad Shrine Circus Comes To Sioux Falls

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Starting Thursday, the El Riad Shrine Circus returns to the Sioux Falls Arena in action packed fashion. The series of performances kicks off at 12:30 p.m. on Thursday, with a second performance following that evening at 7:00 p.m. Those same showtimes carry over into Friday. You can catch the next round of shows at 10 a.m.,…

Farming Through Prolonged Winter

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. –  When winter weather lingers around, many of us grumble. However, for farmers in our region the prolonged cold can be devastating. KDLT’s Simon Floss and Photojournalist Grant Sweeter took a trip to John Hemmers farm in Moody County for a first hand look at how the unusually long lasting cold affects their day to day operations….

Cycling Booming In Brookings

BROOKINGS, S.D. – Bookings has become a destination spot for every kind of cyclist. Around this time in 2017 the Brookings City Council passed a ‘Biking Master Plan’ in order to make the city more biking friendly. While already an active community, the plan is geared towards getting even more citizens pedal pushing their way around the city. While still…

NCAA Hockey West Regional Tournament Kicks Off

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Around this time of year, many of us get wrapped up in the back and forth action of basketball tournaments, but forget about our friends on the ice! This weekend the NCAA Hockey West Regional Semifinal Tournament comes to the Denny Sanford Premier Center courtesy of the University of North Dakota. The tournament will feature match-ups…

Harlem Globetrotters Coming To Sioux Falls

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Around this time of year we tend to focus on March Madness and all the tournaments associated with it, sometimes we forget about one of the most historic teams in the country. The Harlem Globetrotters are making their annual stop in Sioux Falls on April 2nd to take on their longtime adversary, ‘The Washington Generals,” for…

Festive & Fit During St. Patricks Day

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – During the holidays we like to eat festive foods, but many times forget what and how much of it we’re eating. ‘Fit Chic’ and co-owner of CPM Fitness Annie Mello stopped by the KDLT studio to give us some healthy and festive recipes for the upcoming St. Patrick’s Day this weekend. Recipes: Thin Mints -http://www.fitchicla.com/2013/02/19/did-someone-say-homemade-gluten-free-thin-mint/ Shepard’s…