Small Business Spotlight

Fly Boy Donuts Gear Up For Glazed Donut Day

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – If you’re a fan of glazed donuts, you’ll be excited about the next two days. Saturday, January 12th, is National Donut Day. Flyboy Donuts is a local donut shop that’s been around since 2014. Even though the official day isn’t until tomorrow, they’re celebrating a day early. Since opening, the shop’s popularity has flourished around the…

Small Business Spotlight: Downtown Sioux Falls’ TOTAL DRAG Records

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – A record store that started from scratch has become a destination music stop in Sioux Falls. TOTAL DRAG opened its doors four years ago. Owners Dan and Liz Nissen, who are life long Sioux Falls residents, felt the music scene was “missing something.” So they started small, selling new and used records. Ultimately, they wanted to…

Small Business Spotlight: Daktronics Celebrates 50 Years In 2018

BROOKINGS, S.D. – When you think of small businesses in South Dakota, you probably don’t consider Daktronics eligible given its size. Currently, the company has manufacturing facilities worldwide and employs more than 2,500 people. 2018 marks 50 years for the company that got its start in a small garage in Brookings, thanks to the vision of two South Dakota State…

Small Business Spotlight: The Carrot Seed

Check out how much easier (and fun) being in the kitchen can be with these great gift ideas

From an Angry Mama to a product called Beeswrap that keeps flying off the shelf, even a contraption that’ll have you enjoying using Saran Wrap, check out these last minute Christmas gift ideas. The owner of The Carrot Seed, a kitchen store in Brookings, joined KDLT Today on Friday morning in the studio with insight on the fun products her…

Small Business Spotlight: Carrie Ann’s Boutique

HARRISBURG, S.D. – A boutique owner in Harrisburg jumped at the chance to grab a unique storefront and her customers say it’s a genius location. You can find Carrie Ann’s boutique right next-door to an indoor trampoline park. Carrie Ann Bell first opened her boutique online but when a space became available alongside “Air Madness” in Harrisburg, with indoor access…

Small Business Spotlight on Paul’s Rent-a-Chicken

All week we are featuring unique small local businesses leading up to Small Business Saturday

For those looking for a unique gift for the family this holiday season, a Sioux Falls man has hatched quite the business idea. Paul Wielocha recently started Paul’s Rent-a-Chicken after realizing the benefits of having his own backyard coop. He says he feels more connected to the food that he feeds his family, it’s been a bonding experience for him and…

Small Business Spotlight: Statues And Their Stories

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Meet Stephanie Wollman. She grew up painting statues. Many community members flock to her business on Russell and Louise for bird bathes, religious symbols, angels, flower pots, and military statues. Stephanie says she gets the production materials and rose quartz right here in sioux falls. “Every dollar that I generate in revenue here, I am in…