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Two Dead In Sioux Falls Shooting

Sioux Falls, S.D.- Police are investigating after a shocking morning in northern Sioux Falls. Two men were killed in a shooting outside of an apartment complex. Police have not named any suspects, however they are searching for two persons of interest. Those two people are 34-year-old Manuel Jesus Frias… and 27-year-old Maria Shantel LeClaire. Police believe both have information on…

Police Searching For Two People Of Interest In Fatal Shooting Investigation

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Sioux Falls police have released information about two people of interest in Friday morning’s fatal shooting. Police are searching for 34-year-old Manuel Jesus Frias and 27-year-old Maria Shantel LeClaire. Police believe they have information relating to the shooting and are believed to be armed. Police ask if you see them or know of their whereabouts to call…

Two Dead After Friday Morning Shooting

Police Confirm to KDLT News Shots Were Fired in Northern Sioux Falls

***10:30 AM UPDATE*** SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Sioux Falls police are investigating a fatal shooting that killed two men early Friday morning. At around 5:30 a.m. police were dispatched to an apartment complex located in the 700 block of West Rice Street after reports of gun shots. Police say two men in their twenties have died from gun shot wounds….

New Charges For Brandon Mom, Son Accused In Shootings

  ROCK RAPIDS, IA – There are new charges tonight against a Brandon woman and her teenage son, these coming from across state lines. Police believe the mother and son are responsible for a pair for drive by shootings in Northwest Iowa. A search of Artis Kattenberg’s home in Brandon found a cache of weapons ammunition and tactical gear that…

Sentencing Hearing for Man Accused of Killing Wife

Sentencing Hearing for Man Accused of Killing Wife

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — A Sioux Falls man who stabbed his wife to death expected to learn his fate on Thursday. However after hours of discussion the sentencing hearing has been extended. Law enforcement officials testified on behalf of the state asking for a life sentence of Irving Jumping Eagle. The 44-year old plead guilty in September to first degree manslaughter…

Someone You Should Know: A Home Away From Home

Family goes above and beyond for junior hockey players

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Every year, from Labor Day to Mother’s Day, a Sioux Falls family gets a little bigger.  They take in teenage boys who are pursuing their dreams of playing professional hockey.  What they give the boys goes beyond room and board. If it’s Tuesday, it’s taco night in the Severson household.  The weekly tradition is anything but…

City Councilors Speak Up About Parking Ramp Project and Transparency Concerns

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Sioux Falls city councilors are speaking up after last night’s decision to continue with the controversial $50 million downtown parking project and more importantly who’s behind it. The city has spoken: Aaron Hultgren of Legacy Development is out and Village River LLC is in for the public-private parking ramp project that’s making headlines. Still, the public…

Arsenal of Weapons, Tactical Gear Found in Brandon Woman’s Home

BRANDON, S.D. – Authorities found a fortified “bunker” in the basement in a Brandon woman’s home late December. They say it was complete with stockpiled food, water, and an arsenal of weapons. “During the search warrant, we found multiple weapons, up to 50 caliber rifles, thousands of rounds of ammunition, tactical vests. Tactical vests that were probably better than some…

Authorities: Woman Arrested For Child Abuse In Weapons Violation Investigation

BRANDON, S.D. – Authorities have arrested a 50-year-old woman in Brandon on a felony abuse charge for lacking proper child care and for keeping an environment injurious to the child’s welfare. By December 25th, authorities in Iowa received two reports of drive-by shootings at separate residences. Authorities determined the shootings involved members of a church in Rock Valley, Iowa. The suspects,…

City Council Votes To Move Forward With Parking Ramp Project

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – On Tuesday evening, Sioux Falls city council took up another vote regarding the controversial parking ramp project downtown. City council already approved it a month ago– but Tuesday night– it was a closer vote to continue the project– with public funds contributing about $ 20 million of its $50 million price tag. Emotions were high during…

DTSF Kicks Off Burger Battle Competition

DTSF Kicks Off Burger Battle Competition

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — You might find yourself choosing healthier options this New Year, but some Sioux Falls restaurants are ready to tempt you. The 5th Annual Downtown Sioux Falls Burger Battle runs through January. Six restaurants are cooking up their best specialty burgers. The public can order and rate the burgers based on five categories including toppings, presentation and customer…

Police: “There Could Be More Victims” in Daycare Molestation Case

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.- A 75-year-old Sioux Falls man was arrested two weeks ago, after a 13-year-old girl told police he molested her several years ago. Another report of abuse was brought to police over the weekend. Police say David Hirsch and his wife operated an in-home daycare for more than two decades and they worry there could be additional victims….

Frigid Temps Beneficial For Ice Fishing

Frigid Temps Beneficial For Ice Fishing

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — These negative temperatures might be taking a toll on many of us in the Sioux empire, but they’re good for at least one thing — ice fishing. From December to nearly March South Dakota lakes are packed with those hoping to score a perch, northern pike or walleye. With a few straight days of negative temperatures, you…

Lola’s Recovery Inspires Search for Additional Lost Pets

Lola Meets Volunteers Who Searched for Her at "Kiss-and-Greet"

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – “Lola” is a dog many people in Sioux Falls are now familiar with. She spent seven days wandering in sub-zero temperatures, before she was eventually found this weekend, thanks to the help of thousands in the area. Now her rescue is inspiring others to help find other pets that are still missing. Today, little miss Lola…

Three Men Arrested In Watertown Assault

WATERTOWN, S.D. — Three men are spending New Year’s Day behind bars in Codington County, after a stabbing was reported Sunday evening. Police say a man was stabbed in the neck around 5 p.m. in the 100 block of North Broadway. According to authorities, four men were involved in an argument over property, in which a knife was presented. Todd…