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State Rep. Jamison Endorses TenHaken for Sioux Falls Mayor

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Paul TenHaken’s Mayoral campaign announced on Monday that State Representative Greg Jamison is endorsing TenHaken. “Throughout my own campaign, I enjoyed discussing the issues with Paul,” said Jamison. “We agree on many important topics like tackling our growing crime problem, and increased transparency with both the city council and the public.” Jamison and TenHaken announced the…

Big Sioux River Greenway Cleanup Cancelled Due to Weather

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – An annual Earth Day project in Sioux Falls is cancelled due to this weekend’s weather. The city announced today that the annual “Big Sioux River Greenway Clean Up” originally scheduled this Saturday, now cancelled. Officials cited the snow on the ground and the forecast for more snow this week. Volunteers usually pick up trash along the…

Police: Sioux Falls Man Arrested for Threatening People with Broomstick

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – A 37-year-old Sioux Falls man is behind bars after police say he used a broomstick to threaten people and damage property. Emmanuel Jimmylimmy Mila was booked into the Minnehaha County jail last night. He’s facing charges of aggravated assault domestic, simple assault. felony intentional damage to property and violation of a no contact order. Police say…

Bronze Age Art Casting Pour + Tour

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – From memorials to decorations, out guests are offering a behind the scenes look at the creation at their Sioux Falls art foundry. Lisa Myhre from Bronze Age Art Casting joins us in the KDLT Kitchen. Categories: Community, KDLT Kitchen

April Snow Is Normal, Just Not This Much

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Living in the upper midwest, we know our winters sometimes last longer than usual. That comes with snow happening in the month of the April. Snowfall within this month is normal, but this blizzard is different. Very strong winds and heavy snowfall up to eighteen inches possible will make this storm one to remember. Dynamics vary…

Sioux Falls Regional Airport to Close During Storm

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The Sioux Falls Regional Airport has announced that they are closing until Saturday. According to their website, they will be closing late Friday night and reopening at 7 p.m. on Saturday, depending on weather conditions. They ask that all passengers check with their airlines for any updates.   Categories: Local News, News

Police: Sioux Falls Man Arrested After Stabbing, Carjacking

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Sioux Falls police have arrested a man after they say stabbed another man during a carjacking. Police say at around 1:30 p.m., the suspect was outside a home in the 800 block of South Regal Place. The suspect demanded the 21-year-old victim’s vehicle before stabbing him and taking off with the vehicle. A detective saw the…

Aberdeen Police Arrest Man After Hours-Long Standoff

ABERDEEN, S.D. – A man who barricaded himself inside an Aberdeen residence is in custody. Police responded to a home in the 500 block of North Main Street about 8 p.m. Wednesday night, after a report of a man threatening a family member with a knife. Authorities believe 27-year-old Nathan Little had up to five firearms inside the home. Authorities…

Sioux Falls Day Care Worker Arrested for Allegedly Abusing Children

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Sioux Falls police have arrested a 62-year-old daycare worker after surveillance cameras showed her abusing children. Police say a mother of one of the three victims was watching security cameras in a room at the Boys & Girls Club of the Sioux Empire’s Eastside Early Learning Center and noticed the worker striking her child. The mother…

Gubernatorial Candidate Billie Sutton Donates Donations to LifeScape

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Donations made anonymously to a candidate’s campaign can not legally be spent by that candidate, according to state law. On Wednesday, one gubernatorial candidate is donating his anonymous donations. Democratic hopeful Billie Sutton was in Sioux Falls on Wednesday, to make a donation to LifeScape. The $1,252 check will go to help LifeScape send kids to…

Authorities Seize $445K In Ongoing Fentanyl Distribution Case

PIERRE, S.D. – Authorities say they have seized an additional $445,220 in an ongoing fentanyl distribution case. The seizure was part of an ongoing investigation related to arrests made in October 2017. 28-year-old Cory Poelstra and 23-year-old Carissa Sayler were both arrested on multiple drug charges including fentanyl distribution. Authorities seized over $86,000 in cash, fentanyl, heroin, cocaine, MDMA and marijuana…

Two More Arrested In Connection With Fatal Watertown Stabbing

WATERTOWN, S.D. – Authorities in Watertown have arrested two more people in connection with a deadly stabbing that occurred Monday night. On Monday, authorities charged 38-year-old Jeremy Steinberg with second-degree murder and aggravated assault in the alleged stabbing death of 28-year-old Kristopher Spotts. Deputies were called to the 900 block of 39th St. SW around 9:30 p.m. Monday for a report…