Construction is underway on a project that will connect two streets in Southern Sioux Falls. The City of Sioux Falls has begun the extension of 49th Street from Western Avenue to West Avenue. Officials say the hope is that the extension will help reduce traffic on 41st Street. The two-phase...
The ongoing spread of the delta variant is claiming lives and threatening a return to normalcy in the United States. So far, 671,728 Americans have died from the virus — more than the total number of Americans killed in World War I and World War II combined. In the Sioux Falls metropolitan area, located in […]
I somehow missed this news from a few months back, but did you know that dialing (605) in front of every local phone call you make will soon be mandatory here in South Dakota?. It's not because our population base is growing by leaps and bounds, it actually stems from a change the Federal Communications Commission is putting into play that will establish (988) as a new three-digit code for a National Suicide Prevention Lifeline.
Four South Dakota schools are among 325 schools nationwide recognized by the U.S. Department of Education this week as National Blue Ribbon Schools for 2021. The recognition is based on a school’s overall academic performance or progress in closing achievement gaps among student subgroups. The state’s 2021 National Blue Ribbon...
The U.S. reported over 1,026,000 new cases of coronavirus over the seven days ending September 21, bringing the total count to more than 41.8 million confirmed cases of COVID-19. There have been more than 669,000 COVID-19-related deaths — the highest death toll of any country. New cases continue to rise at a steady rate. In […]
Here are several locations where you can find the vaccine in Sioux Falls: 1. 3600 S Louise Ave (605) 254-1100; 2. 1021 S Highline Pl (605) 333-5601; 3. 1601 S Sycamore Ave 605-334-1173; 4. 4101 S Louise Ave 605-361-1382; 5. 3000 S Minnesota Ave 605-334-8012; 6. 1900 S Marion Rd
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO) — A process that will affect South Dakotans for the next decade is entering its final weeks. With 17 days until the redistricting committee starts a statewide tour, the lawmaker in charge of the process says legislators are busy working on potential maps that will be presented in less than a week (Thursday in Pierre).
Fall is the favorite season for 33% of Americans according to a recent study. In that same study, they found that 56% of those people feel much happier during the fall season. That was even if they had to rake leaves!. If your trees have started peppering your lawn with...
PARKER, S.D. (KELO) — Homecoming is a special and memorable time of year for high school students. There’s, of course, the football game, sometimes a parade and other fun activities all week long. But this year in Parker, homecoming is extra special for one family. A game of kickball is...
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The Colton Recital Hall, located inside USD’s Warren M. Lee Center for Fine Arts, is in the process of a comprehensive renovation. “We are completely redoing the finishes. Seating, flooring, stage flooring, walls, paint ceiling, house lights, theatre lights, creating new entrances, doors, hardware, etc.” said Brian Limoges, the assistant vice president of USD’s Facilities Management Department.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO.com) — A Russian newspaper reports that Maria Butina, the former girlfriend of South Dakotan political operative Paul Erickson, lost her bid for election to the Russian legislature last week. The couple had lived in Sioux Falls. Butina, who was deported from the United States for being...
Construction project extending 49th Street between West and Western Avenue in Sioux Falls set to begin
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO.com) — A new stretch of road will be constructed in a busy part of Sioux Falls with the hopes of alleviating traffic pressure in the area. The multi-year project will extend 49th Street at Western Avenue to meet up with 49th Street at West Avenue. Construction...
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SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (Dakota News Now) - Construction is back underway for Sioux Falls’ first Dave & Buster’s location. The original project completion date was scheduled for sometime in 2020 before construction was paused. Developers Van Buskirk and Friessen announced Friday that construction has resumed. The building’s shell at Lake...