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SPEARFISH, S.D. (AP) A wildlife official says a mountain lion that was found in a tree at a Spearfish home was tranquilized and later released a few miles away in a rural area. South Dakota Game, Fish Parks Game Warden Mike Apland says that a Spearfish couple enjoying an early morning cup of coffee on their deck Wednesday noticed the cougar in the tree and called authorities. Apland says a dog likely had chased the young male mountain lion up the pine tree.He says wildlife officials ... More>>
It cuts through the air in a matter of seconds. The hum of the rotors akin to a growing swarm, but this drone doesn't sting. Instead it gives pilot Adam Jungemann the opportunity to see the world like never before. "It's a chance to kind of cut loose and just fly and just be able to see everything! See things from a birds eye view, it's just totally different and it's a very freeing kind of feeling that way." Said Jungemann.As a videographer, Adam uses the DJI Phantom drone to give the AJ Pro... More>>
Community health professionals and providers are urging Governor Dennis Daugaard to expand Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act.Despite the state legislative session being over, the Governor has the authority to expand Medicaid. Thursday's gathering at the Salvation Army in Sioux Falls was in part to inform people that Medicaid expansion is still possible. Rosti Voznyuk and his wife don't qualify for Medicaid right now, and he tells KSFY he can't afford the insurance provided by his employe... More>>
It's not always easy to attract new doctors to rural South Dakota. In Aberdeen, there's been a growing demand in the family practice field. At Avera St. Luke's hospital, they're meeting that need with exceptional talent. "Hi Mason! I'm Dr. Shawn, how are you my friend?" Asked Dr. Shawn Bartel, with Avera Aberdeen Family Physicians.The moment he walks in the door, you can tell Dr. Shawn Bartel loves what he does. As the newest face at the Avera State Street Medical Square, he's hit the ground ... More>>
Storybook land is a place kids and parents can go to have a good time.“I come here with my dad and mom,” Joshua Chambers said. Chambers heads to the park often, and the Aberdeen Sertoma Club, and Parks and Recreation Department have some new ideas to bring a little more fun to the park“The first ride to be put in place will be the gravity coaster, it’ll be a really nice addition to the park,” Parks and Rec. Director Doug Johnson said. Right now storybook land has only a few rides, but what th... More>>
Sioux Falls police say it’s a miracle two young girls are alive after a car crashed through a garage and into their bedroom overnight. More>>
A Flandreau man tells us he lost his phone, and found a murderer. The person who unknowingly posted selfies to Facebook with the phone happened to be a wanted man, and a convicted murderer. More>>
Academy Award-winning filmmaker James Moll’s new feature length documentary, Farmland, will be released nationally May 1, 2014. Sioux Falls has been selected to host a premiere, and the film will come to Sioux Falls for a one-time showing on May 1 at 7 p.m. at the Century East at Dawley Farm theater.
A wildlife official says a mountain lion that was found in a tree at a Spearfish home was tranquilized and later released a few miles away in a rural area. More>>
Authorities say a woman and a girl suspected of robbing a store at a Sioux Falls gas station this week were taken to the police station by their relatives. More>>
A San Diego naval base is on lockdown today after an unsubstantiated report of a person with a weapon, an official said.
The number of deer hunting licenses available in South Dakota for the upcoming season could be significantly reduced.
The Sioux Falls Canaries Baseball Club unveiled new alternate logos for the upcoming 2014 season today. The logos will be used in all marketing efforts, on player baseball hats and merchandise. The Canaries website will also be given an updated look with the logos in early May.
More than six weeks after Flight 370 disappeared, Malaysia's prime minister says his government is still not prepared to declare it -- and the 239 people on board -- lost. More>>
Five people who went missing off Australia’s coast when their boat drifted away were rescued after a search plane spotted a large “SOS” scrawled into the sand. More>>
College students and dollars are flowing into South Dakota from neighboring Iowa and Minnesota, boosting the state's swine industry. More>>
A 2-year-old will soon be reunited with her mother after she was kidnapped by her biological father and taken to Idaho.