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Feeding South Dakota Receives 68,000 Pounds of Pork

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – A partnership in South Dakota has resulted in a record donation for Feeding South Dakota. The organization received 68,000 pounds of pork, thanks to Pipestone pork producers, Hy-Vee, and Coburns. The grocery stores donated one pound of pork for every pound of ham bought at the stores this month. Officials with Feeding South Dakota say protein…

Sanford and Austad’s Golf Announce Partnership

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Two Sioux Falls companies announced a partnership Thursday that will add science to help a sport. Sanford Health and Austad’s Golf are pairing their golf specialties together. The new driving range facility, Great Shots. scheduled to open in November of 2019 will be able to help golfers in many ways. The Sanford Power Golf Academy will…

Someone You Should Know: Baby Bella Follow-Up

CROOKS, S.D. – One year ago, we brought you the story of Isabella Mares. The baby girl was born weighing two pounds. She spent last Christmas fighting for her life in the NICU at Sanford, her future uncertain. KDLT’s Allison Royal caught up with baby Bella this holiday season to see how’s she doing. Last year, Santa visited baby Bella…

HR Intern/Receptionist

Billion Automotive

Job Location: Sioux Falls, SD Job Description: EXCITING OPPORTUNITY IN THE HUMAN RESOURCES DEPARTMENT! WE SUPPORT OVER 25 LOCATIONS AND 1500 EMPLOYEES, SPECIALIZING IN RECRUITING AND BENEFITS ADMINISTRATION! This position offers a flexible PT schedule during school. Availability hours may be worked between 8:00am-5:00pm, Mon-Friday. Able to work 40 hours during holidays and summer breaks. Position is important “face” of…

Sioux Falls Students Name New SFPD Bomb Squad Robot

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The newest member of the Sioux Falls Police Department has a name. A naming contest for the bomb squad’s new bomb robot took place with more than 2,500 students from area schools voting on names. Agent 605 won the contest with 1,599 of the votes. In second place was Boomer with 1,165 and in third was…

Parts Driver

Billion Automotive

Job Location: Sioux Falls, SD Job Description: Join the Billion Automotive Team! Billion Automotive, a family owned business since 1935, has built its name and reputation on customer satisfaction. We are a growing multi-state organization with more than 25 locations in South Dakota, Iowa, and Montana. We’re hiring for a full-time parts driver in Sioux Falls!  This position will require…

Race Cars to Return to I-90 Speedway Mother’s Day Weekend 2019

HARTFORD, S.D. – When I-90 Speedway closed in 2015, race fans and drivers were left Deflated. “Imagine you’re a football fan and suddenly there’s no high school, no college football, and you can barely watch any pro games locally. That’s what race fans in the Sioux Falls area have been going through for the last couple of years,” said Shawn…

O’Gorman High School’s S.T.E.M. Program is Flying to New Heights

SIOUX FALLS, SD-   It’s not every day students are told to fly drones in a gym, but today’s all about education. “Anytime that we can give the kids an opportunity to use hands on manipulative to help them deepen their understanding and growth their depth of knowledge does help them,” says O’Gorman High School Computer Science Teacher Tara Johanneson. What…

Meet the Newest Member of Dakota State University: Dewey

MADISON, S.D. – Sometimes when professors can’t be in the classroom they will cancel class.  The D.S.U. professors of the College of Education have a new, innovative way of being in the classroom no matter the circumstance. After applying for a grant, Dewey arrived on campus in October. Dewey is a telepresence robot that professors and students can control off…

The 4th Annual “Caring Santa” at the Empire Mall

SIOUX FALLS, SD-   Visiting Santa is often on the “to-do” list for many families during the holiday season.  While it can be an exciting moment for many, some kids need a calmer environment to enjoy the experience. “Caring Santa” is a nationwide event Simon holds in malls for kids before they open.  To make kids feel comfortable, the music and…

Time To Get Crafty With Holiday Gifts and Cards

SIOUX FALLS, SD-  On average, Americans will spend up to 700 dollars on Christmas gifts.  According to the National Retail Federation, people will spend 460 billion dollars during the holidays this year.  However,  not everyone is heading to the store for their gifts. “A lot of people prefer making their own gifts because the most obvious reason would be money and…

The Jackrabbits Local Cheering Section During The Quarter Finals of the FCS Tournament

SIOUX FALLS, SD- Jackrabbit Nation is alive at Shenanigans Sports Bar and Grill.  This is SDSU’s seventh consecutive appearance, and over 300 Jackrabbits create an electric environment. “This is our home for watch parties here in Sioux Falls. When we’re on the road and if we can’t go (you know) if it’s a close game people may go. If it’s…

The 2nd Annual 605 Made Christmas Market

SIOUX FALLS, SD-   The holiday season is a big time of year for artists.  Many of them gathered in a parking garage today for the “Made in 605 Christmas Market.” After cancelling last week due to weather conditions, the 605 Made Christmas Market brought in 70 vendors from all over South Dakota to show off and sell their craft.  There…

South Dakota Students Contribute Letters to Santa for Make-A-Wish Fundraiser

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Students from many schools around South Dakota were in Sioux Falls today for a massive fundraising effort. For the last 11 years, Macy’s has donated $1 to Make-A-Wish for every letter written to Santa. Since today is National Believe Day, Macy’s is doubling its donations. Schools around the state coordinated letter-writing campaigns. The response was particularly…