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Wired Wednesdays: What to Watch for in 2018

From chat-bots to self-driving cars, big changes may be coming, ready or not

That television you just bought, are you aware of how much it is capable of? Or the cars coming onto area lots, what will they soon feature? Will Bushee, Vice-President of the data mining company Bright Planet, co-founder of Code Bootcamp of South Dakota and author of Wired for Coding, offers up the changes he thinks we’ll see in 2018.

Someone You Should Know: The Only Woman Firefighter in Town

CANTON, S.D. – Canton, South Dakota is a one-stop light town. “The one and only,” said Solem. The only town 25-year-old Andrea Solem has ever called “home.” ”You know everybody and if something were to happen, everybody comes together.” By night, Andrea is a firefighter. In fact, she’s the only woman firefighter in the whole department. “I took it as a…

Volunteers Needed For Annual Statewide Homeless Count

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Every year, volunteers across South Dakota brave the January cold to help learn more about the state’s homeless population. Stacey Tieszen, from the Homeless Advisory Board in Minnehaha County tells us about this annual project. Please contact the correct individuals in your area for more information on training and organization plans for communities. Sioux Falls Contact: Stacey…

Maintenance Generalist

Volunteers of America, Dakotas

PRIMARY PURPOSE/FUNCTION OF POSITION:   Responsible for daily implementation of maintenance and housekeeping functions in your assigned agency facilities to insure that the equipment, building, and grounds are maintained as required in a timely and efficient manner.   REPORTS TO: Managing Director   PRIMARY DUTIES: 1.Assist in the design, implementation, and evaluation of the facility’s preventative maintenance program for buildings…

Staying True To New Years Resolutions

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – A few weeks into the year, how are those resolutions going? https://www.statisticbrain.com/ reports that only 9.2 percent of people ever achieve their new year’s resolutions and break free from bad habits. Chef Scott Teal from the Louise Ave Hy-Vee in Sioux Falls talked with KDLT’s Simon Floss about healthy food-options to keep your resolutions on track….

Sioux Falls Students Get Scare Of Their Life In Hawaii

SIOUX FALLS ,S.D. – “It’s surreal, that’s the only thing i can say, is it was surreal.  The beach is empty, the streets were empty,” says University Of Sioux Falls Political Science Professor Beth O’Toole. In Hawaii this weekend, a normal missile threat test was supposed to be conducted. But a Hawaii Emergency Planning employee accidentally hit a wrong button sending…

KDLT News Today Producer

News Producer

The morning producer is in charge of producing KDLT News Today, which airs from 5 a.m. to 7 a.m. This position also requires leadership in the overnight hours at KDLT to plan for potential breaking news coverage.   Duties and responsibilities   Produce KDLT News Today: Stack the newscast with original KDLT content, stories from the Associated Press, and NBC…

Sioux Empire Vikings Fans React to “Minneapolis Miracle” Game

Sioux Empire Vikings Fans React to "Minneapolis Miracle" Game

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Miracles happen every day, but rarely for professional sports teams in Minnesota. It’s for that reason that more than 24 hours later fans are still trying to wrap their heads around the “Minneapolis Miracle.” KDLT’s Nicole Griffith was at the game, and she has the best of the best Sioux Empire fan reactions. “My dad swore a…

Sioux Falls Family Shares Special Connection to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Monday is Martin Luther King Junior Day, a nationally recognized holiday that celebrates the historic civil rights activist that spoke out against racial discrimination. In 1961, his mission for equity led him here to Sioux Falls. It was a night Emma Armstrong would never forget. Armstrong and some other family members gathered at St. John Baptist…

Friday: 2018 Celebrity Night Out

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The Teddy Bear Den offers a variety of services for moms-to-be, free of charge. And a special gala returns this week to help support their efforts. Sandy from the Teddy Bear Den joins us to tell us what it’s all about.

Director, Post-Acute Care

South Dakota Association of Healthcare Organizations

Exciting opportunity for a highly organized, professional to join the dynamic team at South Dakota Association of Healthcare Organizations (SDAHO), a health care trade association. The Director, Post-Acute Care is accountable for planning and directing membership activities related to long term care, home care, community and home based and other post-acute care services in the health care continuum. The position…

Director, Nursing and Clinical Services

Sanford Health, Clear Lake SD

This position is located in Clear Lake, SD Administers the nursing program in a hospital, nursing home, or other medical facility to maintain standards of patient care. Responsible for the overall quality of care provided by the organization’s nursing personnel. Advises medical staff, department heads, and administrators in matters related to nursing service and strategies. Interprets policies and objectives of…

Supervisor, Patient Access

Sanford Health

Leads the successful transition of specific registration and financial processes to help ensure the continuous improvement of business processes to be best practice meet agreed service levels and excel in process efficiency and effectiveness within multiple Sanford Departments. Perform day to day operations and lead Patient Access functions. Assists in implementing changes and processes to facilitate efficient quality Patient Access…

Out and About: Week of January 15, 2017

From Watertown to Aberdeen and everywhere in-between, events worth checking out!

Addie Graham-Kramer, president of The Event Company, is back with another edition of Out and About. Every Monday she details events across the region that are unique, fun, and worth checking out. Check out the great list of happenings this week in the Sioux Empire. Monday, January 15 – Free Tubing at Great Bear https://greatbearpark.com/calendar/scheels-tubing-night Tuesday, January 16 – Chef…

Billion Auto – Automotive Detailer

Billion Automotive

COME GROW WITH US! The Billion Automotive family is looking for individuals to expand its Detailing Centers. Automotive Detailers WANTED! Billion Auto is seeking ambitious, hardworking individuals to join our Detailing Team! No experience is necessary. Billion Automotive offers a STABLE WORK ENVIRONMENT with COMPETITIVE WAGES AND BENEFITS PACKAGES to all full-time employees including health, dental, vision, life, and disability…

Sioux Falls Brewery Debuts Vikings-Themed Beer

Sioux Falls, S.D.- “Why not make a beer to tribute to the team that I’ve watched through all of the tears and all the joy and everything in between,” says Remedy Brewing Co-Owner and Chief Science Officer Tyler Jepperson. Remedy Brewing Company in downtown Sioux Falls unveiled their newest beer to the public the day the Minnesota Vikings face off…

Car Washes Affected By Cold Weather

Sioux Falls, S.D.- With the cold weather coming through Sioux Falls this winter season, and this upcoming week, car washes have seen an inconsistent line of business. Car washes will see an influx of cars coming their way after snowstorms and once the roads clear up. That’s usually the time people will want to get their car rinsed off from…