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Keeping Yourself Safe Online

Online safety is something that affects nearly everyone. In this edition of Wired Wednesday, Will Bushee stopped by to talk with Simon Floss about the importance of staying safe by keeping your passwords safe, and a frightening encounter one of his friends experienced with online hackers. For more information on last pass, click here. For more information on haveibeenpwned, click…

Brown County Fatality

Crash near Groton kills driver, seriously injures passenger

A one-vehicle crash in Brown County killed one person and seriously injured another. The Highway Patrol says the two were in a sport utility vehicle that went out of control on a rural road near Groton, went in the ditch, struck a residence driveway and rolled several times. The 22-year-old male driver died at the scene shortly after 8 p.m….

Levitt Shell Musical Sponsor at DTSF Block Party

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Bringing the broader Sioux Empire community together to celebrate the arts, good local food, and our neighbors. That is the goal of an increasing number of venues especially in downtown Sioux Falls. DTSF is hosting their monthly block party this Friday, and the Levitt Shell Foundation is sponsoring the music. The Foundation announced construction of a…

Special Anniversary Celebration Planned for TH Grey Boutique

Trish Tilberg knows how fortunate she is to have a storefront along one of Sioux Falls most popular destinations. She has loyal customers who come back again and again to see what might be lining the racks at TH Grey boutique, she has family, friends and strangers who support her as a local entrepreneur, and she has a great deal…

Motorcycle Crash Victim Identified

Authorities ID Indiana man killed in motorcycle crash in SD

Authorities in South Dakota have released the name of an Indiana man killed in a motorcycle crash in Faulk County last week. The South Dakota Department of Public Safety identifies the victim as 55-year-old Joseph Finck of Griffith, Indiana. The Highway Patrol says Finck went into the ditch off U.S. Highway 12 on Tuesday afternoon, about 2 miles west of…

S.D. Governor Statues Added

Trail of Governors

Bronze statues of three more South Dakota governors have been added to the Trail of Governors in Pierre. KCCR radio reports that former Govs. Ralph Herseth, William McMaster and Merrell Sharpe were honored on Tuesday. Their statues join the 19 others on the trail that goes through Pierre and the state Capitol grounds. Three are commissioned each year by the…

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…

Motorcycle Fatality

Faulk County, South Dakota

A motorcycle crash in Faulk County has killed a 55-year-old man. The Highway Patrol says the driver went into the ditch off U.S. Highway 12 on Tuesday afternoon, about 2 miles west of Zell. He was pronounced dead at the scene. He wasn’t immediately identified. He was alone on the bike. Categories: KDLT News Today, News Top Story Tags: Crash,…

Wired Wednesday: Why Google Chrome Is Warning of Unsafe Sites

Does the "s" on the end of the "http" really mean your information is more secure?

Consumer experts will tell you, if you’re online, and sharing any personal information at all, make sure the site you are on is secure. But how often do you really pay attention? Apparently not often enough, which is why Google Chrome is making it easier for you starting this week. The latest version of the browser will warn you and…

Out and About with Addie: Week of July 23

There are a lot of events to celebrate not only summer, but the last full weekend of July. Get out and enjoy cooler than normal temperatures with these events Addie Graham-Kramer and her team from The Event Company have found happening throughout the Sioux Empire! Saturday, July 28 – Farmer’s Market Saturday, July 28 – Family Fest Saturday, July 28 – Folk Off…

Life Experiences Fuel Creation of Unique Ice Cream Flavors at Parlour

Chef Chris Hanmer savors the moments that have inspired some of his most popular items

If the past 25 years of travel, life, and working in five star hotels and other restaurants have taught Chef Chris Hanmer anything, it’s that food is as much about the experience as it is the taste and presentation. And he brings that experience to yet another Sioux Falls culinary venture with the recently opened Parlour Ice Cream House. The…

How to Find the Right Orthodontist for Your Family

If the onslaught of mailers each week leaves you confused as to where to turn, some tips from a pro

Given the fact that nearly 75 percent of all teens in the United States now get braces at some point during their youth, it’s no wonder families get bombarded with sales pitches from local orthodontists for your business.  Dr. Chris Wermerson, of Wermerson Orthodontics, shares his best advice – along with that of the American Board of Orthodontics – on…

Mount Rushmore Fatality

Authorities say Illinois man died in fall at Mount Rushmore

Authorities in South Dakota say an autopsy has confirmed a man whose body was found at the bottom of a cliff near the Mount Rushmore National Memorial died in an accidental fall. The Pennington County Sheriff’s Office says the body of 58-year-old Anthony Rashid was found at the base of a cliff near a popular climbing area on July 20th….