News Anchors

Anndrea Anderson

Anndrea is a reporter and the weekend anchor/producer. She joined the KDLT News team in April 2015. Anndrea comes to Sioux Falls from Scottsbluff, Nebraska, where she got her start in news at KOTA-TV. Before she made the trek to…

Simon Floss

Simon Floss is the newest member of the KDLT News Today team! He anchors with Carleen Wild and also serves as a reporter. He is utterly ecstatic to be a part of the team at KDLT. Floss was born in…

Tom Hanson

Tom is South Dakota’s most experienced television news anchor. In September of 2014 Tom was awarded the coveted Tom Brokaw Award, named after the longtime NBC News Anchor. In 2013 The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences presented Tom…

Carleen Wild

Carleen is KDLT News' morning anchor and reporter, having joined the team in August of 2017. She brings a variety of experience into the role, working most of her career — 15 years, in broadcast journalism. In recent years, however,…

Kelsie Passolt

Hello! My name is Kelsie Passolt and I'm so excited to join the KDLT News team anchoring weeknight shows with Tom, Brandon and Mark! I've spent most of my 26 years growing up in Hayward, Wisconsin, but I'm a Minnesota…

News Reporters

Christine Manika

Christine Manika graduated from Saint Xavier University in Chicago, Illinois with a degree in Mass Communications concentrating in News and Sports Broadcasting. Christine earned Magna Cum Laude honors as an undergraduate student. During her time at SXU, she was the Sports…

Miranda Paige

Miranda Paige is excited to join the KDLT team as a news reporter. She graduated honors from Metropolitan State University of Denver with a degree in Broadcast Journalism. While in college she reported and anchored for her school’s student-run newscast,…

Allison Royal

Allison Royal happily joins the KDLT team as a news reporter after working in San Luis Obispo, California. She graduated with cum laude honors from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo with a Bachelor of Science in Broadcast Journalism,…

Nicole Griffith

Nicole Griffith is thrilled to call South Dakota home again. Nicole graduated from the University of South Dakota where she majored in Media & Journalism. Her interning experiences led her to Minneapolis where she worked with KSTP’s sports department. She…

KDLT Weather Team

Aaron Doudna

Aaron Doudna is an Emmy-award winning meteorologist who joined the KDLT weather team in October of 2018. Growing up near Wichita, KS, Aaron saw many different kinds of weather. That’s what sparked his interest in becoming a meteorologist. After high…

Joe Farrell

Joe Farrell joins KDLT covering weekend weather and working as a journalist. Joe comes to KDLT from northern Iowa and he brings a passion and love for weather that he’s had for as long as he can remember. His mom…

Sports Anchors

Zach Borg

Growing up, Zach wanted be a power forward in the NBA, a pass rushing run stuffing defensive tackle in the NFL, and a power hitting right fielder in the Big Leagues. "After shooting up to 5'7" during my growth…

Mark Ovenden

Mark has been in sportscasting since 1976 where he began his career as weekend sports anchor at WTVR in Richmond, VA. The Boston native always wanted to be a sportscaster since driving friends crazy by doing play by play…

Managers and Producers

Karl Letsche

Karl is the KDLT News Today Producer, taking his latest roll in September of 2018. He brings over four years of morning news experience to the team. Karl began working with KDLT in April of 2014 as the morning show…

Adel Toay

Adel Toay started working at KDLT in May 2014 as a production assistant. He studied at the Art Institute of Los Angeles and South Dakota State University. This is Adel’s second time working at KDLT after he was a production assistant…

Justin Wulf

Justin joined the KDLT News team in July of 2014 as the producer for the 6 and 10 p.m. newscasts. He studied at Georgia Southern University and South Dakota State University before breaking in to journalism as a sports reporter…

Photographers

Adam Huntimer

Adam started working at KDLT in August of 2009. He has 5 years of experience covering local sports and news in the area. This is his second stint at KDLT after interning here in the summer of 2002. Adam is…

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