Author: Brandon Green

Jackrabbits Lament Season Of Missed Opportunities

Injuries & Turnovers Prove Too Much For Jackrabbits

BROOKINGS, S.D.  — In a season where the Jackrabbits lost their starting quarterback and starting running-back, in J’Bore Gibbs and Pierre Strong. You could say that the uncontrollable controlled the Jacks season. “I think it created some adversity and I think that is one of the neatest things about sports. Different than other activities is you face adversity and you have…

State Theatre is Right On Schedule

SIOUX FALLS, SD— The Sioux Falls State Theatre company says they are on schedule to open their doors for the first time in 30 years this upcoming spring; construction of their auditorium in underway. Management says once it’s done, it’ll be like going back in time to the early 20th century. The “Journey Construction” crew is turning back the clock, as…

New Skatepark Could Be Coming to Sioux Falls

SIOUX FALLS, SD— A new skatepark could be rolling into Sioux Fall, a group called the “Sioux Falls Skatepark Association” has big plans for the project near downtown. The association has to raise “all” of the money to build it, which could make for a bumpy ride. “The first time we had a skatepark in Sioux Falls was in the late…

Snow Removal Safety Tips for the Winter

SIOUX FALLS, SD— Many of us saw the first heavy snow of the season this past weekend. And as Old Man Winter settles in for the long haul, Dr. John Travnicek is sharing a few tips to stay safe. “Dress appropriately when you have to work outside or go outside, wear boots and warms socks. So, dress appropriately for outdoors,” said…

It’s a Win-Win For Sioux Falls Local Businesses on Black Friday

SIOUX FALLS, SD—With Christmas being right around the corner, many businesses are hoping to take advantage of the Black Friday crowds. “Yeah of course, yeah, it’s fun. Like I said it’s fun to have busier traffic and just have a different type of clientele in the store,” said Chrisanne Evertz, manager of Evereve. Evereve, a woman’s boutique shop, opened up…

Volunteers Go the Extra Mile on Thanksgiving

SIOUX FALLS, SD— Some volunteers went the extra step to truly get into the Thanksgiving spirit, as the Banquet and St. Francis House volunteers gave up their Thanksgiving to make sure others were special. “You know how it goes after you have your Thanksgiving dinner, what do you do? You just lay around and sleep off your turkey cap-stand or…

Immersion Center Students Get Their First Thanksgiving Meal

SIOUX FALLS, SD— For many of the ‘Elementary Immersion Center students,’ this was their first taste of a thanksgiving meal in the states. “Holiday can be really tricky for them because it’s a time where they’re missing their home and they’re missing their and family members. Things are new and exciting here, but unknown.  So, coming into a safe place like…

Big Time Rivalry Will Have a New Look this Year

VERMILLION, SD—The Dakota Dome renovations are half-way done, but they’re going to have to play a full game against SDSU this weekend. Although they only been able to seat half the fans they normally do this season, the athletic department says the game still gives the same excitement. “The majority of our tickets went to season tickets holders or current…

Q&A with Sioux Falls Pastor William Daldoum

Daldoum talks about his life as a Sudan refugee to Sioux Falls pastor

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – William Daldoum immigrated to Houston from Kenya in 1993 because of the civil war happening in his home country of Sudan. In 1995, he chose to move to Dakotas from Houston for a more peaceful life than what he was experiencing in the big city. I sat down and talk to Daldoum about his life story….

Jacob Kalogonis Running Up The Red Raider Record Books

Karl's TV & Appliance Athlete of the Week

ORANGE CITY, IA  —  Northwestern’s 5’9 running-back Jacob Kalogonis may not have the traditional size for the position. But, he has more than enough heart. “Jacob’s a hard-nose kid. He’ll get after it. He’ll outrun you. He’ll run you over if he has the chance. He’ll juke you; you never know what you’re getting with Jacob,” said Shane Solberg, Northerwestern…

Local Bank Aims to Help Non-Profits

SIOUX FALLS, SD— For the 7th year in a row, First National Bank is letting the public decide which local non-profits get their charitable donations. “A lot of these non-profits are very small, and a lot of people don’t know about them. So, it’s great for them to come and enter this contest and get their name put out there and…

USF Defeats William Jewel, 77-62

USF Defeats William Jewel, 77-62

SIOUX FALLS – Fueled by senior Kaely Hummel with 23 points and junior Anna Goodhope with 21 points and seven rebounds, the University of Sioux Falls Women’s Basketball Team (1-0) successfully opened the 2019-20 season with a come-fro m-behind 77-62 victory over William Jewell (1-2) at the USF Basketball Classic which opened Friday at the Stewart Center. In the home…

KDLT Scoreboard Friday, Nov. 15TH

KDLT Scoreboard Friday, Nov. 15TH

KDLT SCOREBOARD: South Dakota High School Football Championships: 11AAA: O’Gorman 21, Brandon Valley 16, *Zach Norton MVP 1 passing TD, 1 receiving TD 11AA: Pierre 32, Brookings 16, *Garrett Stout MVP 4 touchdowns 11B: Bridgewater/Emery-Ethan 21, Winner 14, *Brady Hawkins MVP 3 touchdowns   Summit League: Men’s Basketball Nebraska 90, SDSU 73 USD 88, Texas Southern 69   Women’s Soccer Oklahoma State 1,…