Community

Coastin’ For Cancer Provides A Healthy And Active Way To Raise Money For Charity

SIOUX FALLS, S.D – Kayla Andernacht is tough. “I am a survivor or pediatric cancer. I was 10 years old when I was diagnosed with Stage 3 brain cancer,” she says. She was one of the many physical trainers that participated in the Coastin’ for Cancer event. Coast 2 Coast Sports & Fitness partnered with the JY6 foundation. This non-profit…

GNC Celebrates 5th Anniversary And Inspires In The Process

SIOUX FALLS, S.D – The GNC at Dawley Farm Village celebrated its 5th anniversary of being family owned. They hosted a costumer appreciation event in honor of the accomplishment. It was a special day for fitness junkies in the Sioux Empire. The event had 25% off all retail, a St. Jude drive…. and a visit from 4-time World’s Strongest Man,…

New Home for the Birds?

The Canaries have aspirations of moving to downtown

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – For the last year, The Events Center Campus Study Group has been trying to determine the vision for the 2040 Premier Center. One of their suggestions is moving the home of the Canaries. “We’re a baseball town and people like baseball. But, that facility was built in 1961 and been losing money out at that facility,”…

Back-to-School in Sioux Falls

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – It’s a day that needs no reminder: the first day of school. From new programs to safety reminders, KDLT News talked a number of topics with district officials this morning. For the interviews, see below. Categories: Community, Education, KDLT News Today, KDLT News Today Interviews, Local News, News Tags: Back to School, Sioux Falls School District

Volunteers Assemble Dream Playground for Local Youth Center

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Over 200 community volunteers came together to make a dream playground come true. Volunteers of America’s Youth Center moved in 2018 and has been without a playground ever since. In June, kids from the youth center came together to draw up their dream playground. With the help of local volunteers and a partnership with national non-profit,…

Cooking with Grace: Easy to Make Protein Pancakes

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – They say breakfast is the most important meal of the day but for many of us, it’s not the healthiest. That’s where our very own Grace Finerman comes in. She’s one of our new reporters here at KDLT and she has a knack for healthy cooking hacks. Today, she’s sharing her favorite pancake recipe with us…

NAMI SD Looking For ‘End The Silence’ Volunteers

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – A non-profit dedicated to spreading mental health awareness wants your help. ‘NAMI’ is looking for volunteers for their ‘End The Silence’ campaign. The group travels to middle and high schools across the state talking about the importance of mental health. KDLT News talked with organizers and volunteers about why this is important, how to book the…

Back-to-School Mental Health Awareness

Mental Illness Signs in Returning Students

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Many students might be excited about heading back to school but others could really be struggling. Especially those heading into high school. “There’s always going to be that natural anxiety when starting up, especially if you’re starting high school or middle school,” said Mallory Kloucek with NAMI SD. Health experts say symptoms of mental illness often…

2019 KDLT Sports Gridiron Preview

Get Ready For Kickoff As We Preview The 2019 College & Prep Football Season!

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Football is back and the KDLT Sports team is here to get you ready for kickoff with the 2019 Gridiron Preview!  We’re giving you features, analysis and insight on all our area college and prep teams that will get you set for another great year on the gridiron!  Click on the video viewers below to see…

Oh My Cupcakes! Celebrating 10 Years

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Oh My Cupcakes! has been cooking up happiness in Sioux Falls for nearly a decade. In fact, tomorrow marks their 10th anniversary! Melissa Johnson joins us in the KDLT Kitchen with a look and taste of how they’re celebrating! Categories: Community