NSIC Championships Expecting To Draw Big Crowds

NSIC Championships Expecting To Draw Big Crowds

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Preparations for the NSIC tournament at the Sanford Pentagon are pretty much wrapping up. Although the Sanford Pentagon hosts multiple basketball tournaments, Jesse Smith, director of operations at the Pentagon, says, “These tournaments are always interesting each one’s a …
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Rodney McGruder’s Recovery Tour Winds through Sioux Falls on Assignment with Skyforce

Two teams, two playoff pushes and one player who is going to take a quick spin in the NBA G League to on the road to recovery. Rodney McGruder looks to get some burn in a return with the Sioux Falls Skyforce. McGruder has never shied away from doing whatever is necessary to improve his game …
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Here's when today's snow will hit Sioux Falls

Here’s when today’s snow will hit Sioux Falls

The snow’s still coming, Sioux Falls — just a little later than first anticipated. The National Weather Service is forecasting 3-4 inches of snow for the city, arriving sometime after noon on Thursday. The winter weather had initially been expected to move into the area much earlier — and while very light …
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Sioux Falls teacher’s insurance denies coverage for brain cancer treatment

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – A Sioux Falls teacher has been denied insurance coverage for special radiation to treat her brain cancer. Thirty-two-year-old Katie Blunck learned of her rare cancer diagnosis after having a tumor removed last month. She says the disease attacking her brain cells is “very …
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Hultgren, focus of Sioux Falls building collapse inquiry, out as development officer

Hultgren, focus of Sioux Falls building collapse inquiry, out as development officer

The Argus Leader investigation also revealed that Hultgren Construction removed asbestos from the Copper Lounge without obtaining the proper permits and dumped the hazardous material in the Sioux Falls Regional Landfill in violation of federal and state law. Hultgren Construction appealed more …
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Another round of snow, ice expected in area; more snow Saturday

Snow was expected to enter the Sioux City area around daybreak. Temeyer said the area could receive up to an inch before the snow turns over to freezing drizzle around noon. With high temperatures hovering in the upper 20s, the drizzle could fall for a couple hours before turning back to snow in the …
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Sioux Falls police searching for suspect after armed robbery

Sioux Falls police searching for suspect after armed robbery

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KSFY) – Authorities are looking for a suspect they say robbed a victim then drove off. The victim was walking alongside S. Minnesota Avenue near the intersection with 37th Street when they were approached by a lone subject in a blue sedan. Police say the suspect displayed a …
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Even more snow on the way for Sioux Falls

More snow is in store for Sioux Falls and surrounding areas on Thursday as yet another round of winter weather moves in. The National Weather Service is forecasting 2-3 inches of snow to fall on the city throughout Thursday, with the peak occurring Thursday afternoon. Poor visibility and slippery roads …
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South Dakota health officials investigating two salmonella cases connected to Sioux Falls-area …

South Dakota health officials investigating two salmonella cases connected to Sioux Falls-area …

Health officials in South Dakota are investigating two cases of salmonella food poisoning with apparent ties to chicken salad sold at Sioux Falls-area Fareway stores. Earlier this month, an investigation in Iowa found links between salmonella illnesses and chicken salad sold at as many as 30 different …
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South Dakota Public Broadcasting picks Uptown for new Sioux Falls studios

The development of Sioux Falls’ Uptown neighborhood will soon add a touch of cultural flair. South Dakota Public Broadcasting has picked uptown as the new home for its Sioux Falls studios. The public broadcaster will be based in a 4,416-square-foot, glassed-in, ground floor space in the Phillips …
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Huron Pee Wee A captures consolation title at state tourney

Huron Pee Wee A captures consolation title at state tourney

Huron then cruised to a 9-3 victory against eighth-seeded Sioux Falls to claim the consolation championship on Sunday. “This group of kids has an incredible drive and extreme amount of grit, I had several coaches from other towns tell me they didn’t really want to play us, because we never give up and …
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Downed power line slowing traffic on Minnesota Ave. in Sioux Falls

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KSFY) – A downed power line is slowing down traffic on one of Sioux Falls’ busiest roads. According to Sioux Falls Fire Rescue, a power line went down on Minnesota Avenue near the Interstate 229 interchange. They are asking drivers to avoid the area. Several other crashes have …
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After icy Monday, Siouxland braces for round two

After icy Monday, Siouxland braces for round two

SIOUX CITY — Siouxland braced for another round of wintry precipitation late Monday after icy conditions that morning shut down schools, canceled … The entirety of Siouxland continues under a winter weather advisory through noon Tuesday, according to the National Weather Service in Sioux Falls.
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Melvin D. Lake

After being Honorably Discharged, Melvin returned to SD and attended barber school in Sioux Falls. He was united in marriage to Janice Blue and Melvin worked as a barber in Watertown. He moved to Sisseton and worked as a tribal officer for the Sisseton Wahpeton Sioux Tribe. He was united in …
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Evans Emergence Helps USF Men Have Special Season

Evans Emergence Helps USF Men Have Special Season

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — The University of Sioux Falls men’s team will be home for the first round of the NSIC Tournament for the first time in their history. The Coo finished the season yesterday with an 88-81 win over Mankato, their first victory over the Mavericks since joining the NSIC. Plenty of other …
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SD governor hopefuls battle for birds: Noem, Jackley share five-point plans to boost SD’s pheasant …

Pheasants Forever, the event’s organizer, said 28,868 people checked out the hundreds of booths and dozens of seminars throughout the Premier Center and Sioux Falls Convention Center floor during the three-day event. “The fact that they announced these platforms the day that Pheasant Fest starts …
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USF, Augustana NSIC Tournament first round pairings

USF, Augustana NSIC Tournament first round pairings

SIOUX FALLS (KWSN) – The playoff pairings are set for the Northern Sun Basketball Tournament first round, which begins Wednesday, February 21. The women’s local side of the tournament will see USF hosting U-Mary at 6:00 p.m. Wednesday, while Augustana will host Bemidji State at 6. USF will …
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Sioux Falls defeated in close game to Minnesota State – Recap, Box score

Sioux Falls lost to Minnesota State in a closely contested match, 61-60. The game was tied at half at 11 apiece. Minnesota State’s led her team to a win with a team-high points. She went for from the field, shooting NAN%. In minutes, collected with 0 turnovers. Although Sioux Falls was defeated, fought to …
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Saturday's area region wrestling results and state qualifiers

Saturday’s area region wrestling results and state qualifiers

The top-four finishers in each weight class qualify for the state meet, which starts Friday in Sioux Falls. … 132: Championship: William Turman (Pierre) 32-2, Sr. over Logan Sparks (Mitchell) 22-16, Jr. (Fall 3:12) Third: Daynon Huber (Huron) 26-15, Jr. over Dilen Anderson (Chamberlain) 11-15, Sr. (MD …
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Gene Leroy Scott of Wessington Springs

… Springs where he was involved in the daily mechanics of the Prairie Lounge. He is survived by his children, Darrell (Patti) Scott of Cushing, Okla., Bonnie (Chuck) Kozubal of Holliston, Mass., Allen (Jennifer) Scott of Watertown, Curtis (Danielle) Scott of Sioux Falls, and Danita (Randy) Gerhold of Fargo; …
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