State presents its case in Rodney Berget's intellectual disability hearing

State presents its case in Rodney Berget’s intellectual disability hearing

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KSFY) – The state presented its case Wednesday saying death row inmate Rodney Berget does not have an intellectual disability that would make the death penalty unconstitutional. File photo. Berget was found guilty of the 2011 murder of senior corrections officer Ronald “RJ” …
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Have you ever wondered: What is the history of the white barn at Lake Lorraine?

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The area of Lake Lorraine, which includes 130 acres, was originally purchased by the Friessen family in five different parcels between 1975 and 1991. That acreage looked much different than it does now. There is a white barn on the property that signifies a lot of history on the land.
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Concerned about craft beer bill, distributors bring their own

Concerned about craft beer bill, distributors bring their own

South Dakota beer distributors said this week a proposal aimed at letting craft brewers sell their beer directly to stores and restaurants gives them unfair advantages over other players in the beer industry. Senate Bill 169, put forth by Gov. Dennis Daugaard’s office, would boost the amount microbrewers …
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Giving Guests A Great Superbowl Spread

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Superbowl Sunday is this weekend, and if you’re feeding family and friends but stuck on what to serve, you’re in luck! Chef Scott Teal stopped in to talk with KDLT’s Carleen Wild and Simon Floss and offer these great tips for us all on how to please the whole crowd. Take a look.
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City Council looking for 'SIOUXPERHERO' nominations

City Council looking for ‘SIOUXPERHERO’ nominations

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KSFY) – Do you know a superhero in the Sioux Falls community? The City Council wants you to nominate them as part of a new program. It is called “SIOUXPERHERO,” and it is a Citizen Recognition Program that formed after the City Council approved a resolution earlier this month.
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‘Go Red For Women’ fundraiser held at Sioux Falls Convention Center

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KSFY) – The Sioux Falls Convention Center was a sea of red for a major, annual event to promote heart health. It was the 2018 Go Red for Women Gala — a dinner, silent auction and fundraiser for the American Heart Association. This year’s Chair said the event was all about …
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Take a look at wildlife in a different perspective through new exhibit in Downtown Sioux Falls

Take a look at wildlife in a different perspective through new exhibit in Downtown Sioux Falls

DOWNTOWN SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – An exhibit called ‘Just Scratching the Surface’ opens at the Eastbank Art Gallery on Tuesday. A member from the Eastbank Art Gallery, Denice Fox, will be the featured member for this particular exhibit. A reception for it will be held on Friday from 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM.
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Winterfest of Wheels at Sioux Falls Convention Center This Weekend

Cars and car enthusiasts come together this weekend for more than just the glitz and glam. More than showing off their pride and joy. The annual Winterfest of Wheels will rock the Sioux Falls Convention Center February 2nd-4th with proceeds benefiting Cure Kids Cancer. Not only will you see rarely …
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New technology makes Sioux Falls building inspectors more efficient

New technology makes Sioux Falls building inspectors more efficient

The software is used by 11 different City of Sioux Falls departments and divisions. It is used to conduct business functions such as permitting, inspecting, professional and business licensing, land development, and code enforcement. The City said the system contains more than 1.5 million records …
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Intellectual disability hearing begins in Rodney Berget case

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KSFY) – Rodney Berget’s case is back in court this week as a judge considers whether he has an intellectual disability that would prevent the death penalty in his case. Rodney Berget; File photo. Berget was found guilty of murdering corrections officer Ronald “RJ” Johnson during a …
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Buffalo Wild Wings is hiring for its new Sioux Falls location

Buffalo Wild Wings is hiring for its new Sioux Falls location

The “now hiring” sign is up outside the Buffalo Wild Wings under construction in northeastern Sioux Falls. The restaurant in Dawley Farms Village is looking for aspiring restaurant workers, including an open management position with a salary of up to $60,000. Like the city’s two other locations, this …
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Chef Jordon Taylor Wins SD Pork Producers Council Taste of Elegance Contest

Six of the state’s top chefs competed in the South Dakota Pork Producers Council Taste of Elegance Contest in Sioux Falls on Sunday. Chef Bob Allen with Ode to Food and Drinks in Sioux Falls talks about the entrée he created for his first shot at competing in the culinary contest. Chef Jordon Taylor …
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Tapio declares for US House race

Tapio declares for US House race

WATERTOWN, S.D. (KELO.com) — A third Republican has formally declared for the U.S. House seat being vacated by Rep. Kristi Noem. State Sen. Neal Tapio of Watertown sent out a media release late tonight formally declaring that he is running. He will have a series of announcements around the …
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Sports Roundup: Sunday, January 28, 2018

Iowa at Sioux Falls, 6:30 p.m.. IOWA COLLEGE MEN. Saturday. William Penn 83, Avila 65. SATURDAY’S BOX SCORE. At Lincoln, Neb. IOWA (11-12): Garza 2-5 3-4 8, Baer 2-6 0-0 5, Cook 11-18 2-5 24, Moss 1-6 0-0 2, Bohannon 8-15 2-2 24, Wagner 2-3 0-0 4, Nunge 1-5 2-2 5, Pemsl 5-6 0-1 10, Uhl …
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OUR OPINION: Proposal holds promise for meeting Tyson parking need

OUR OPINION: Proposal holds promise for meeting Tyson parking need

… to the future of our community’s signature entertainment venue. Lack of parking became a more-acute problem due to increased competition from the Pinnacle Bank Arena, which opened in Lincoln, Nebraska, in 2013, and the Denny Sanford Premier Center, which opened in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, …
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Plattsburgh native sweats 60th Grammy Awards

It’s a pickup group: about half local folks here in Sioux Falls, and about half of us get flown in from around the country.” Typically, the chorale rehearses for four or five days, presents two or three concerts, then completes a recording session. “This year, we’re not doing a recording because of the …
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Evans sinks clutch shot late to lift Sioux Falls to victory against the Dragons

Evans sinks clutch shot late to lift Sioux Falls to victory against the Dragons

MOORHEAD—Minnesota State Moorhead was looking to earn its first conference two-game weekend sweep this season, but University of Sioux Falls guard Trevon Evans had other ideas. Evans sank a 3-pointer with 1 second remaining to lift the Cougars to a 70-67 victory against MSUM on Saturday …
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South Dakota a top 5 state in net migration

… as the reason for the move. Ben Snow, president of the Rapid City Economic Development Partnership, said the state’s strong tourism industry brings people to state, with visitors taking note of the strong economic climate from growth, especially in the state’s largest cities Sioux Falls and Rapid City.
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Industry leaders optimistic about policy and renewable fuels growth

Industry leaders optimistic about policy and renewable fuels growth

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Despite low corn prices, farmers are coming off a successful year for policy and growth in renewable fuels. That was the message industry leaders shared at the South Dakota Corn Growers Association annual meeting in Sioux Falls, S.D., on Jan. 20. Emily Skor, CEO of Growth …
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GK Storm teams take part in Sioux Falls’ Rumble in the Jungle competition

The Turn Around’s GK Storm gymnastics teams had an impressive showing at their second meet of the season Jan. 19-22. The Rumble in the Jungle event was held at Power and Grace Gymnastics in Sioux Falls, S.D. GK Storm girls competed against over 400 other gymnasts on the vault, bars, beam …
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