KDLT Staff

Healthier Summer Snacks for Kids

Summers are busy, we get it. But if all of the running around between ball games, pool dates, taking kids to their friends houses, barbeques and other commitments have you and the kids grabbing whatever unhealthy meal might be within reach, Sanford Sports Science Institute Dietitian Lizzie Kasparek offers a few suggestions for quick and easy snacks that’ll have everyone…

3 Smart Technologies to Help Your Lawn and Garden

From a better watering system to being able to finally identify the plants around your place, Chris Prendergast, Chief Strategy Officer with Click Rain and colleague, Kristina Johnson, join us for this week’s Wired Wednesday. The two outline the benefits of garden technologies and why even die-hard traditional gardeners might consider giving them a try.

Where to Spend At Least One Summer Night With the Family

There aren't a whole lot of drive-in theater's left - why you should frequent those still flinging the gates wide open

With a dwindling number of drive-in theaters across the nation, it may be a good weekend to celebrate National Drive-In Theater Day. There are a dedicated group of theaters still turning the lights on each week for die hard fans and newcomers to the venue. We visited with the owner of the Verne Drive-In in Luverne, Minnesota for some perspective…

The Best South Dakota Eateries for Travelers

You have got to get off the beaten path and check out these local favs

Trips worth taking – Staci Perry, a South Dakota food writer outlines just a few of her favorites, specifically West River in this edition of KDLT in the Kitchen. You’ve got to check these out! A sample taste of what she’s talk about above: The Purple Pie Place in Custer, Cheyenne Crossing in Lead, Harriet & Oak in Rapid City,…

Professional Bull Riders Return to Sioux Falls

Why one of our own has a whole new level of respect for the sport, as the PBR gets set to come out of the gate

It is a big weekend in the Sioux Empire for rodeo fans as the Professional Bull Riders Tour returns to the Denny Sanford Premier Center. Scheduled to ride are the top 35 bull riders in the world and as the dust settled on prep work ahead of the opening event, PBR professionals gave KDLT’s Simon Floss the chance to get…

If You’ve Ever Considered Fostering a Child – Why Now May Be the Time

There is an incredible need right now in South Dakota for foster families, and that need most likely won’t go away anytime soon. Ondrea Patzlaff, Community Based Services Program Director at Children’s Home Society, talked again with KDLT ahead of an upcoming Open House to help educate interested families on the issue. There are hundreds of kids in South Dakota…

SDSU Men Looking Ahead After NCAA 1st Round Loss to Ohio St

BOISE, I.D. — Though disappointment of yesterday’s 81-73 NCAA Tournament loss to Ohio State will last quite a while for the SDSU men’s basketball team. There’s a very good chance they could make the Big Dance for a fourth straight time next year and get another shot at an upset. The South Dakota State men’s basketball program are becoming regulars…