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Scoreboard Thursday, May 3rd

Scoreboard Thursday, May 3rd

Scoreboard Thursday, May 3rd American League White Sox 6, Twins 5 *Morrison HR College Softball NSIC Tournament in Sioux Falls Concordia-SP 14, Minot State 6 *Knoche HR, 5 RBI’;s SMSU 4, MSU-Mankato 3 *Tomlinson HR Northern 9, St. Cloud 3 *Thompson 4 hits, HR, 3 RBI’s MN-Duluth 4, USF 0 *Hohol 4-hitter, Wright HR, 3 RBI’s Winona State 11, SMSU…

Jacks Finally have a home Softball Game

Jacks Finally have a home Softball Game

BROOKINGS, SD…South Dakota State softball split a Senior Day doubleheader at Jackrabbit Softball Stadium Tuesday to wrap up the regular season, topping North Dakota 8-2 in game one before falling in the second contest, 3-1. The Jackrabbits have compiled their best mark in Division I history with a 32-14 overall record and remain in the hunt for the Summit League…

Mother’s Day Giveaway

It’s the KDLT Mother’s Day Giveaway! Make the mom in your life feel extra special by winning her one of seven amazing prizes, like a spa package, jewelry, gift certificates and more. One prize will be given away week days on KDLT News Today from May 3rd-10th. We will announce one prize a day on the KDLT News Facebook page…

Trump says he favors border for NKorea meeting

WASHINGTON (AP) – President Donald Trump says he may favor the heavily fortified border between North and South Korea for his proposed summit with the North’s dictator Kim Jong Un. Trump said Monday that “there’s something that I like” about meeting at the border known as the Demilitarized Zone “because you’re there.” The president also said that if the talks…

What This 5th Grader Would Do With a Million Dollars

A year or two ago, Evangaleen Weeg says she would have taken a million dollars and bought some Legos and a bunch of other fun stuff – for herself. But something has shifted in the young girl’s mind and in a recent essay where she and her peers were asked what each of them would do with a million dollars,…

Sounds Of The Sioux Empire: Jacob Lemme

Lemme Relishes In Varieties Of Music

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – For this weeks edition of ‘Sounds Of The Sioux Empire’ we introduce you to Jacob Lemme. A Sioux Falls native, Lemme’s fascination came at the age of 7 when he got his first guitar. With influences like Beck, Lou Reed, David Bowie, Ed Schrader’s Music Beat, and Radiohead, Lemme lives by the motto of never settling…

Chicken Keeping 101

'Fruit Of The Coop's' Stephanie Peterson to offer chicken keeping classes

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Chickens aren’t just on the farm anymore. Friends and neighbors are sharing eggs across backyard fences in towns throughout the Sioux Empire through the popular trend of ‘chicken keeping.’ KDLT’s Simon Floss went to Stephanie Peterson’s farm in Brandon to learn more about chicken keeping, the resurgence of buying local produce, and where to take chicken…

V.A. Nominee Withdraws From Consideration

WASHINGTON – White House doctor Ronny Jackson is withdrawing from consideration as Veterans Affairs secretary. Jackson says “false allegations” against him have become a distraction. The White House sent out a statement from Jackson Thursday morning. He says he “did not expect to have to dignify baseless and anonymous attacks on my character and integrity.” Jackson has faced a series…

April Snowstorm Round Two

It is no secret that the Sioux Empire has seen its fair share of snow this April. In fact, after April 18th’s snow, Sioux Falls is now at 5th all time for seasonal snowfall sitting at a mark of 70.4″. That is a lot of snow folks, with 31.4 of those coming in just this month of April. While we…

Big Sioux River Greenway Cleanup Cancelled Due to Weather

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – An annual Earth Day project in Sioux Falls is cancelled due to this weekend’s weather. The city announced today that the annual “Big Sioux River Greenway Clean Up” originally scheduled this Saturday, now cancelled. Officials cited the snow on the ground and the forecast for more snow this week. Volunteers usually pick up trash along the…

Ellsworth B-1 Bombers involved in Syria Strike Mission

(U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Phil Speck) (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Phil Speck) ELLSWORTH AFB – Planes stationed at Ellsworth Air Force Base in South Dakota were deployed late Friday by President Donald Trump in response to chemical attacks in Syria. Two B-1 Bombers deployed from Ellsworth Air Force Base to Al Udeid Air Base…

These Kids Could Use a Super Hero

The campaign underway to raise awareness and funds for Court Appointed Special Advocates

There are hundreds of children each year, and right now, waiting for the help of a Court Appointed Special Advocate in the Sioux Falls region. These are children, that through various circumstances, need someone to be a voice for them. And the Red Cape Campaign now underway aims to raise awareness both of the need for volunteers and support for…

City Prepares for Possible Runoff Election

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – After months of campaigning, forums, and going door-to-door, candidates are finally turning the power over to voters on Tuesday. Six candidates want to be the next mayor of South Dakota’s biggest city, but we may not have a winner named on Tuesday night. City Clerk Tom Greco says the city is always prepared for a run-off election….

Easiest Ways to Workout at Work

It is Move More Month - how's that going for you?

It is the American Heart Association’s Move More Month and while the focus has been on simply getting out and moving in the past, mainly through walking, Chrissy Meyer with the American Heart Association and Trisha Dohn, owner of Well365 joined us in studio to talk about some other ways to fit exercise into a busy day.

Professional Bull Riders Return to Sioux Falls

Why one of our own has a whole new level of respect for the sport, as the PBR gets set to come out of the gate

It is a big weekend in the Sioux Empire for rodeo fans as the Professional Bull Riders Tour returns to the Denny Sanford Premier Center. Scheduled to ride are the top 35 bull riders in the world and as the dust settled on prep work ahead of the opening event, PBR professionals gave KDLT’s Simon Floss the chance to get…