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How Baltic's new mayor is planning for growth

This is a paid piece from the Sioux Metro Growth Alliance. Simplified: Baltic's new mayor has a sales background, a passion for public service and an eye toward growth in the future. Meet Deborah McIsaac. Why it matters. McIsaac started her new role last month. She said her desire to...
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Why you can't recycle plastic bags – and what to do instead

This is a paid piece from Millennium Recycling. Simplified: Sioux Falls residents haven't been able to recycle plastic bags in their mixed recycling bins since 2019, but Millennium Recycling still sees them come through anyway. Here's what you need to know about why plastic bags aren't accepted in your bin.
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Madison woman’s artwork purchased for state collection

A Madison woman has had her artwork selected for the state’s public art collection. The South Dakota Arts Council purchased thirteen new pieces for the state’s public art collection through the Art for State Buildings program. One of the pieces is from artist Angela Behrends of Madison. Hers is a mixed media sculpture called “Buffaloed”.
MADISON, SD
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Third person pleads not guilty to kidnap, carjacking in SD

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A third person accused of kidnapping an FBI employee and taking his car in South Dakota has pleaded not guilty to federal charges. Twenty-three-year-old Lourdes Bonilla made her initial appearance before federal Magistrate Judge Daneta Wollmann last Friday when she entered the plea to kidnapping, carjacking and brandishing a firearm during a violent crime. Twenty-four-year-old Juan Francisco Alvarez-Sorto and 27-year-old Deyvin Morales also pleaded not guilty to the charges earlier this month. According to the indictment, the defendants kidnapped an FBI victim specialist while he was working near Red Shirt on May 6. They are accused of taking the victim’s car by force and showing a rifle during the crime.
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Why It’s Important Not To Recycle Plastic Bags

That's a hard "no!". You were supposed to stop throwing them in your recycling bins back in 2019. Unfortunately, people either forgot, never heard the news or somehow think they're still doing something good for the planet, by throwing them in with their weekly recycling. Stop...IT!. Why? It's not harming...
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Silencer Central opens newly renovated headquarters in Sioux Falls

Silencer Central, a firearms suppressor company based in Sioux Falls, recently completed renovations in its new headquarters at 4901 North Fourth Avenue just north of the airport. To celebrate, the company hosted a grand opening event on Tuesday. The now 41,529 square-foot building was previously owned by Cinga Tel-Drug until they closed in 2019...
SIOUX FALLS, SD
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3 people accused of kidnapping SD FBI employee

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO) — All three people accused of kidnapping an FBI employee in South Dakota have pleaded not guilty. Court documents say the kidnapping happened in May near Red Shirt. They say 27-year Deyvin Morales, 24-year-old Juan Alvarez, and 23-year-old Lourdes Bonilla kidnapped the victim while they were working. They also took the victim’s car by force and showed a rifle during the crime.
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Events, parking, street closures for Independence Day Celebration at Falls Park

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (Dakota News Now) - This Independence Day Celebration at Falls Park will feature a variety of events. On July 4, 2022, the Independence Day Celebration at Falls Park will feature a free lunch for the first 3,000 attendees, live music and entertainment, as well as a 5K fun run/walk and a parade down Phillips Avenue, according to a press release from the city.
SIOUX FALLS, SD
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Supporting Sioux Falls family after 2nd loss in 2022

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO) — It’s been one week since a fire at a central Sioux Falls duplex left a father and his six kids without a home. An incredible struggle on its own, but for this family, the fire was the second major tragedy this year. “It...
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In 2022, Pride Month Will Be “Less Joyful Than It Has Been”

Thousands of people attended Sioux Falls, South Dakota’s Pride celebration last weekend under magnificent blue sky and a sea of rainbow balloons. Attendees sweltered in their sequined attire as temperatures rose into the upper 90s; sweat mixed with body paint. In this state, like in others around the nation, where LGBTQ individuals have been targeted for discrimination, the atmosphere was joyful and defiant at the same time.
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Stuff to do: June 29 - July 5

Happy Fourth of July weekend! If you're not up for celebrating (or if you need even more to do), here's some other things you can do this week in Sioux Falls. A short walk to water. You can tour the new water reclamation plant in Harrisburg on Thursday at 11 a.m. or Friday at 2 p.m. Make sure you RSVP to (605) 767-5078. More info about the facility here.
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Twelve Of The Strangest Foods Being Grilled In Sioux Falls

Please keep in mind when you check these out, that I'm not the one saying that this list of foods people will grill at some point is weird. Well, okay, some of them are. And, more to the point, some of these will never be grilled in Sioux Falls! Or -- maybe they will. I'm not the boss of Sioux Falls grillers!
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