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Changes Coming to Sioux Falls City Golf Courses

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The new management company running Sioux Falls city golf courses aims to show off a lot of improvements this season. Nebraska-based Landscapes Management is changing things up across the board, from a new family glow-ball event after dark to adding a mechanic on staff to fix course equipment.  You can reserve a tee time 24 hours…

No Discoveries Made In River Search For Missing Woman

Search picks back up Thursday morning

YANKTON, S.D. – The search will continue Thursday in the Yankton area for a missing Sioux Falls woman.  Another agency is joining the effort. Nebraska Game Fish and Parks will team up with South Dakota and Yankton search crews to try to find Diane Bartling.  Wednesday, a dive & rescue team looked in the Missouri River by the Meridian Bridge.  Bartling’s…

Interstate Traffic Slows After Reported Rollover Crash

SIOUX FALLS, SD – A car crash slowed down drivers on a busy Sioux Falls interstate Wednesday night. Details are limited.  According to South Dakota Highway Patrol, authorities responded to a reported rollover crash around 7:15 p.m. on I-229 South near Western Avenue.  At least one car was involved.  Sioux Falls police and fire were also on the scene.  There’s…

Movie Theater Applies to Sell Beer & Wine

SIOUX FALLS, SD – Soon, a Sioux Falls theater may allow you to drink alcohol while watching a movie. West Mall 7 has applied to the city for a beer and wine license.  They’d set up a counter near the concession stand and only offer it after 4 p.m.  Movie-goers who are 21 and older and want to buy a…

A Chance to Be Bold: Going Bald For Children With Cancer

International charity funds research to cure childhood cancer

Getting a haircut is often something we do to change our look or feel better about ourselves.  But, for some, it’s a sign of a life-or-death journey: cancer.  This week, there’s a way to make a bold decision about your hair for those who don’t have a choice. 11-year-old Harrisburg resident Ady Hauert loves her long locks.  Her mom and…

1 Killed, 3 Injured in 3-Vehicle Crash

Cause of car wreck is under investigation

South Dakota Highway Patrol is on the scene of a deadly car crash about 20 miles west of Sioux Falls. It happened around 5:30 p.m. Thursday on Highway 42 near Humboldt.  Details are limited.  Three vehicles were involved.  One person was killed in the crash.  Another has serious, life-threatening injuries.  Two people have minor injuries.  Ages of the crash victims…

Sections of Interstates in Sioux Falls Area Still Open

SIOUX FALLS, SD – It’s a dangerous night to be on the roads.  No travel is advised in most of the Sioux Empire. The South Dakota Department of Transportation closed down portions of both interstates.  I-90 is closed from Murdo to the Marion Road exit in Sioux Falls.  I-29 is closed, for the most part, from the North Dakota border…

Water Emergency In Webster

WEBSTER, SD – A small town in northeastern South Dakota is trying to fix a water emergency and the mayor’s office is asking residents to limit their usage. People in the City of Webster should not use water unless it’s an emergency.  Details on what happened aren’t being released, but a city official says crews are working to resolve the…

Man Sentenced To A Century In Prison For Child Rape

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – A convicted rapist is sentenced to 100 years in state prison for forcing a girl to have sex with him at knifepoint. A few months ago, 39-year-old Ivor Grove was found guilty of Rape, Aggravated Assault and Sexual Contact with a Minor.  In summer 2016, prosecutors say Grove raped the victim after taking her and her…

UPDATE: Aberdeen Gas Explosion Blocks Neighborhood Street

COURTESY: Hub City Radio News UPDATE: According to the City of Aberdeen’s website, the house fire that followed Tuesday’s gas explosion has been put out.  Firefighters will monitor the scene at 507 N. 2nd Street all night and into Wednesday.  An investigation is underway to figure out the cause of the fiery explosion of the vacant home.  Because of that investigation,…

Family Grieving Loss of Loved One in NW Iowa House Fire

A fire in George, Iowa has claimed one life. According to the fire department, crews were called to the scene just after midnight Sunday at 200 S. Sydney Street.  The house was fully engulfed in flames when firefighters arrived.  Four family members inside made it out of the home safely and unharmed.  One person died in the fire.  Investigators will…

Teen Injured & Charged In 3-Car Crash

SIOUX FALLS, SD – A three-car crash at Russell Street and Kiwanis Avenue led to several people being taken to the hospital. It happened around 5 p.m. Monday.  Police say an 18-year-old man rear-ended a pickup truck, lost control, went into the other lane and hit an SUV.  The people in the truck and SUV were taken to the hospital with…

UPDATE: I-29 Reopens, Officials Still Caution Drivers

UPDATE: According to the South Dakota Department of Transportation, Interstate 29 is open once again between the Tea Exit and the Iowa border. COURTESY: SDDOT, I-29 east of Davis around 9:30 p.m. Monday But, officials have also issued a travel caution for that section of I-29 on both north and southbound lanes.  They say heavy snow from Monday’s blizzard is compacted…

South Dakotans Return Home From Rose Parade with Award

BALTIC, S.D. – The Hefty family was looking out at crowd for a far as the eye could see in the California sunshine to kick off the new year. These Baltic believers had made it to the Rose Parade. “Really fun because all the way through that parade you’re riding on the float for several hours and every single person…

A Winter Method To Prevent Stolen Cars

  Sioux Falls, S.D.- “If you leave the car keys in the vehicle, in the ignition and leave the car unlocked.  I mean anybody can hop in and take it,” says Audio Playground owner Patty Meyer. It’s a common thing to do in the winter.  It’s cold outside, and you leave your car to warm up. But there’s been a…