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Out and About: What’s Happening the Week of 12/18

Addie Graham-Kramer joins us with fun ways to destress, treat yourself, and the kids this holiday week

If you haven’t baked cookies yet for the kids or Santa, don’t worry! Check out the great events happening this week to help you out, including a fun gathering to also make reindeer food and a chance to cut loose and de-stress ahead of company coming this weekend! Click on the link above for more information!

New Brandon Hockey Rink Has Famous Backstory

New Brandon Hockey Rink Has Famous Backstory

  BRANDON, S.D. — An outdoor hockey rink that hosted a game that broke a Guinness World Record for most fans at a single game has found a new home in South Dakota. While dasher boards are silent they’re quite steady and even have a story. The boards surrounding Brandon’s new outdoor rink hosted the 2010 Big Chill at the Big House…

Borrowed Bucks Roadhouse Tow Truck Sold

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.- The former Borrowed Buck Roadhouse in Sioux Falls wrapped up their two day auction at the Sioux Falls Convention Center today. The bar that closed its doors this past summer started auctioning off their items this weekend. More than four hundred signs and numerous pieces of memorabilia from the bar in Sioux Falls, as well as the…

Shantel Krebs and Trump Advisor Visit Sioux Falls While Critics Organize

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.- Kris Kobach, Secretary of State of Kansas is campaigning for Shantel Krebs, South Dakota’s Secretary of State. Kobach is endorsing Krebs on her run for South Dakota’s house lone seat, but concerned critics are calling the pair “islamophobic.” If there’s one thing Kris Kobach is tough on, it’s immigration. Now he’s supporting South Dakota’s Shantel Krebs, who…

Cookies & Cocktails: Easy Ways to Entertain this Holiday Season

Addie Graham-Kramer joins us with fun ways to treat family and friends

From sugar cookie decorating and take-home boxes for the kids to sprinkle rim glasses of milk and a festive eggnog for the adults, entertaining this season shouldn’t cause you anxiety or drain your wallet. Addie Graham-Kramer, president of the Event Company, offers a few fun ways to gather stress-free and provide a festive atmosphere for all.

Cutest Carolers You’ll See This Season

Children from the Boys & Girls Club of the Sioux Empire perform for local gatherings

“It is so fun to see everyone’s face light up when the kids are performing,” said Amy Sumner from the Boys & Girls Club of the Sioux Empire. Sumner joined us in the KDLT Studios Thursday morning to talk about the club’s caroling program where children come and carol in exchange for a donation to the club. She says it’s a…

#4 Lincoln Girls Hungry for State

#4 Lincoln Girls Hungry for State

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. —The Lincoln Girls Basketball team opened up a new season with a win last night over South Sioux City. This season is the first time in six years the Patriots haven’t had the services of one of the Brecht sisters. All-time leading scorer Anna Brecht graduated and is at Wisconsin-Green Bay. Older sister Ellie is entering her…

Three Arrested In Connection To Recent Car Break-Ins Charged With Felonies

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Sioux Falls police have arrested three people who they say may be connected to a string of car break-ins in the Sioux Empire. Police detained three suspects in connection with the break-ins this morning. Now police have charged 35-year-old Christopher Davis, 29-year-old Carlton Brown, and 32-year-old Tirrany Reddick, all Fort Lauderdale, FL residents, with Possession of Stolen Property….

Wired Wednesday: Carla White on the Addictiveness of Social Media

Despite Facebook denying any problems, a growing chorus of voices is raising concerns

Facebook’s first president, Sean Parker, recently said that the social media platform exploits a “vulnerability in human psychology” to addict its users. And he’s not the only one sounding the alarm right now. A former Facebook vice president, also recently told an audience at Stanford that the company is “ripping apart the social fabric of how society works.” Carla White,…

Nashville Recording Artist Headlines Hope Haven International Concert

Hear how the Sioux Falls-based international non-profit has impacted hundreds of thousands of lives

Nashville recording artist Jill Miller joined us in the KDLT studios ahead of an upcoming concert to benefit Hope Haven International. The international non-profit that aims, among other things, to increase mobility for those with disabilities across the globe. Hope Haven volunteers refurbish used and donated wheelchairs and prepare them for shipment overseas. A pediatric wheelchair, the KidChair, is manufactured new. To…

Stampede’s “Ugly Sweater” Jersey Actually Pretty Swanky

The design done by a local hockey fan is one you can actually get your hands on Saturday night

The Sioux Falls Stampede will host its 4th annual Ugly Christmas Sweater Night this Saturday night at the PREMIER Center. It is a fun night of giveaways, jerseys auctioned off, contests, and visits with Santa (not to mention hockey)! This year’s ugly sweater jersey design was created by Ryan Quam. The team will be wearing the jerseys during the game….

Loss Of Goedert Didn’t Stop SDSU Offense Against New Hampshire

Jacks Score 49 On Offense Despite Losing All-American Tight End

BROOKINGS, S.D.  —  Perhaps the most impressive thing about South Dakota State’s FCS Quarterfinal win over New Hampshire was the fact their offense was so good despite missing the services of All-American tight end Dallas Goedert. On the first play of the game Goedert hauled in a 19 yard pass but aggravated an ankle injury when he was tackled.  Though…

Augie Women Pull Away From Mary To Remain Perfect

Vikings Rally To Win 77-62

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – It didn’t come easy, but the Augustana women’s basketball team overcame a slow start on Saturday evening to capture a 77-62 win over U-Mary at the Sioux Falls Arena. The win keeps the Vikings perfect on the season with a 9-0 record overall and a 5-0 mark in Northern Sun play, while the loss drops the…

Wired Wednesday: Great Tech Gifts for Kids

Will Bushee from BrightPlanet and Code Bootcamp offers a few ideas for the holidays

If your child is into gaming and technology, and you’re lost in the dark on great gift ideas for the holidays, we’ve got a few options for you. While there are hundreds of great options out there, Will Bushee of BrightPlanet and Code Bootcamp joined us with a few suggestions. Click on the link above for our interview with Will….

West Central’s Peters has had dominant career

West Central's Peters has had dominant career

Growing up Derick Peters need a way to release his pent up energy. “Sometimes my mom wasn’t always the biggest fan of that especially in those summer months when I decided to be a little bit rambunctious inside so she’d send me out on a couple laps around the block!” Peters says. He found it through soccer but didn’t find…