Monthly Archives: March 2016

Who Needs Amazon Dash Buttons for Doritos, Red Bull, and Condoms? You Do!

Mar 31, 2016 |

Who Needs Amazon Dash Buttons for Doritos, Red Bull, and Condoms? You Do! Never again do you have to face this fiasco, thanks to Amazon. The Web giant on Thursday added Red Bull and Trojan to its lineup of Dash Buttons, …See all stories on this topic Sprint offers customers a bad deal on access to […more]

Pakistani Christians bury their dead after Easter massacre

Mar 31, 2016 |

Pakistani Christians bury their dead after Easter massacre Hundreds of people, including many Christians, were at Gulshan-e-Iqbal Park, the largest in Lahore, enjoying the warm Easter weather. A bomb …See all stories on this topic Only 41% of British ‘Christians’ say they believe in a Creator while 18% say they do not, new survey … Not […more]

Lisa Stevens Truesdell, 62, of Sioux Falls

Mar 30, 2016 |

Lisa Stevens Truesdell, 62, of Sioux Falls Memorial services will be conducted by her husband, Jim. Services will be held at 11 a.m. at the De Smet Community Church on Saturday. A private …See all stories on this topic Weather Talk: Sioux Falls far outpaces F-M for winter snow total This past weekend, Sioux Falls, S.D., […more]

Sioux Falls Skyforce set D-League single-season wins record (Mar 29, 2016)

Mar 30, 2016 |

Sioux Falls Skyforce set D-League single-season wins record (Mar 29, 2016) SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) The Sioux Falls Skyforce have set the NBA Development League record for wins in a season, getting their 39th on Tuesday …See all stories on this topic MSU sweeps Sioux Falls; Ries fans 19 more batters Minnesota State pitcher Coley Ries […more]

WBK: USD To Host Oregon In WNIT Final Four

Mar 29, 2016 |

WBK: USD To Host Oregon In WNIT Final Four South Dakota women’s basketball will host Oregon at 7 p.m. Wednesday inside the DakotaDome for the Women’s National Invitation Tournament (WNIT) Semifinals. The 64-team field has been narrowed down to the final four. The winner will face either Michigan or Florida Gulf Coast in the WNIT […more]

Amazon Echo turns into a sleeper hit, offsetting Fire's failure

Mar 29, 2016 |

Amazon Echo turns into a sleeper hit, offsetting Fire’s failure While Amazon and others tout the Echo’s abilities in the connected home realm, the lure for many seems to be an easy-to-use way to play music, …See all stories on this topic Amazon Echo turns into a sleeper hit, offsetting Fire’s failure SAN FRANCISCO — The […more]

Update On Weekend Crimes Expected At Sioux Falls Police Briefing

Mar 28, 2016 |

Video posted below. Update On Weekend Crimes Expected At Sioux Falls Police Briefing Sioux Falls Police will review its crime log at today’s media briefing. Watch live below, starting at 10:30 a.m.: KELOLAND News is also live tweeting today’s briefing: Dateline: Sioux Falls, SD © 2016 KELOLAND TV. All Rights Reserved….See all stories on this […more]

Churches Busy Over Easter Weekend

Mar 28, 2016 |

Churches Busy Over Easter Weekend It’s one of the biggest days of the year for churches. Easter celebrations happened all across the globe on Sunday. At the Vatican, Pope Francis presided over Easter Mass as thousands of Catholics looked on from St. Peter’s Square. Embrace Church lead pastor Adam Weber says his church prepares for thousands of […more]

Crazy Horse Memorial To Mark World Autism Awareness Day

Mar 27, 2016 |

Crazy Horse Memorial To Mark World Autism Awareness Day The Crazy Horse Memorial in western South Dakota will be lit up in blue to commemorate World Autism Awareness Day.See all stories on this topic Tips For Home Sellers This Spring As the spring real estate season starts, what do sellers need to know before listing […more]

Christians ring in Easter with faith, food & festivity

Mar 27, 2016 |

Christians ring in Easter with faith, food & festivity Easter or resurrection of Jesus Christ, central to the faith of Christianity, will be celebrated by Christians world over. “Easter is the day of resurrection.See all stories on this topic Now, AAP reaches out to Christians in Punjab AAP leader Durgesh Pathak and party’s former Delhi […more]

James Taylor adds Sioux Falls to Upper Midwest schedule

Mar 26, 2016 |

James Taylor adds Sioux Falls to Upper Midwest schedule SIOUX FALLS, SD. — James Taylor and his All-Star Band have added Sioux Falls to their busy Upper Midwest tour schedule this summer where they …See all stories on this topic TRAXLER: NCAA women’s regional helps put SD on national sports map The opening tip between South […more]

Candidates for Sioux Falls School Board make pitch to voters

Mar 26, 2016 |

Candidates for Sioux Falls School Board make pitch to voters SIOUX FALLS – The five candidates hoping to win two spots on the Sioux Falls School Board made their pitch to voters at a non-partisan forum on …See all stories on this topic Syracuse shocks South Carolina in Sioux Falls Brianna Butler scored 10 of her […more]

Sightingseeing in Sioux Falls

Mar 25, 2016 |

Sightingseeing in Sioux Falls Columbia, SC (WLTX) – If you didn’t make the trip to Sioux Falls, Savannah Levins has you covered with the sights and sounds of the city you’re …See all stories on this topic ‘Why I shop the Co-op’ The Co-op Natural Foods store in Sioux Falls has turned into a mini supermarket. […more]

Christians Need to Speak Out

Mar 25, 2016 |

Christians Need to Speak Out See what Decision America prayer rally attendees are saying about this nation and the need for prayer.See all stories on this topic No, Todd Starnes, American Christians don’t need Ted Cruz in order to sleep soundly at night. That is the nicest thing that I can say about your recent […more]

Google is reportedly building an Amazon Echo rival

Mar 24, 2016 |

Google is reportedly building an Amazon Echo rival Google executives have seen and heard all the positive buzz around Amazon’s Echo speaker, and now the company is said to be preparing a similar …See all stories on this topic Nordstrom hires former Amazon exec as CTO in bid to turn around its tech fortunes Srinivasan is […more]

#ALMinute: Botched eye surgery, Spring snow and Uber

Mar 24, 2016 |

#ALMinute: Botched eye surgery, Spring snow and Uber Botched Surgery. A Sioux Falls man is suing his eye doctor and Plastic Surgery Associates of South Dakota, claiming the doctor botched his surgery.See all stories on this topic Sioux Falls Crime Lab Receives National Accreditation When crime occurs in the Sioux Empire, most people only see […more]

Live at 3: #100Eyes on Business

Mar 23, 2016 |

Live at 3: #100Eyes on Business Get news and insights on the business scene during #100Eyes with Sioux Falls Business Journal Editor Jodi Schwan and Argus Leader Content …See all stories on this topic James Taylor coming to Sioux Falls July 24 James Taylor & His All-Star Band will perform at the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center […more]

Big eighth inning propels Vikings to victory over USF Tuesday

Mar 23, 2016 |

Big eighth inning propels Vikings to victory over USF Tuesday SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – After trailing for much of the game, Augustana (8-8) used a big eighth inning to come from behind and defeat cross town rival …See all stories on this topic Mad Ants fall to Sioux Falls 109-88 FORT WAYNE, Ind. – The Mad […more]

Christians in India call for protection and security for Easter

Mar 22, 2016 |

Christians in India call for protection and security for Easter As the Christians in India are encountering repeated incidents of violence against churches and the Christian faithful, they are asking the government …See all stories on this topic Christians and Muslims join forces to promote ethical finance Christians and Muslims have united to launch a new […more]

Amazon employees hold strike over pay

Mar 22, 2016 |

Amazon employees hold strike over pay Workers at an Amazon warehouse in Germany, the company’s second-biggest market behind the US, are starting a new round of strikes in an attempt …See all stories on this topic Amazon opens new development center in Madrid It says the center will be the only one solely dedicated to developing […more]

Rapid City Might Move Fireworks From Winter Back To Summer

Mar 21, 2016 |

Rapid City Might Move Fireworks From Winter Back To Summer Rapid City is considering moving its annual public fireworks display from New Year’s Eve back to the Fourth of July.See all stories on this topic WBK: SDSU Takes On Stanford In NCAA Second Round The Jackrabbits defeated the University of Miami Hurricanes in the first […more]

SFC won the marathon, then the sprint for first-ever championship

Mar 21, 2016 |

SFC won the marathon, then the sprint for first-ever championship After a season of stacking achievements, there was only one thing left to do for the Sioux Falls Christian boys basketball team: Win the program’s first …See all stories on this topic NCAA women’s tournament roundup: Ohio State advances behind offensive outburst COLUMBUS, Ohio — Kelsey […more]

Save 30% or More on Select Power Wheels & Accessories

Mar 20, 2016 |

Save 30% or More on Select Power Wheels & Accessories For a limited time while supplies last, save 30% or more on select Power Wheels. Discount is only applicable to items sold by Amazon.com. Also, for …See all stories on this topic Google Puts Boston Dynamics for Sale, Amazon Shows Interest Google is reportedly looking to […more]

South Dakota State Basketball Tournament results

Mar 20, 2016 |

South Dakota State Basketball Tournament results SIOUX FALLS — The top-seeded Sioux Falls Washington Warriors held off a determined effort by the Rapid City Central Cobblers Thursday afternoon, …See all stories on this topic Aberdeen Central beats SF Washington for 1st state AA title SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Aberdeen Central used a balanced attack and […more]

Woman Hurt In Shooting, Police Investigating

Mar 19, 2016 |

Woman Hurt In Shooting, Police Investigating If you have any information, you are urged to call CrimeStoppers. See all stories on this topic Meet And Greet Part Of Fundraiser For Yankton Animal Shelter The Hy-Vee in Yankton is teaming up with the Heartland Humane Society to collect items the animals need most.See all stories on […more]

Amazon delivered a knife and porn to mother impersonating her 13-year old son

Mar 19, 2016 |

Amazon delivered a knife and porn to mother impersonating her 13-year old son Sitting at my laptop, I’m pretending to be my 13-year-old son. I have an Amazon account in his name and I am using his bank card. Not only that, I am …See all stories on this topic Amazon takes nearly 10% stake in […more]

Sioux Falls Church Holds 'Operation Prom Dress'

Mar 18, 2016 |

Sioux Falls Church Holds ‘Operation Prom Dress’ Prom season is right around the corner, and many girls can attest that sometimes it’s hard to say “yes to the dress” because of the price tag. A Sioux …See all stories on this topic WWE Live returning to Sioux Falls The WWE Live returns to the Denny Sanford […more]

Person of the Year: Amazon Web Services' Andy Jassy

Mar 18, 2016 |

Person of the Year: Amazon Web Services’ Andy Jassy It started at an off-site meeting at Jeff Bezos’s house on Lake Washington in 2003, the first year Amazon reported a profit. The online bookseller was …See all stories on this topic Receive up to 40% off select LED bulbs Amazon was rated excellent across all the […more]

ISIS is Committing Genocide Against Yazidis, Christians and Shiites: John Kerry

Mar 17, 2016 |

ISIS is Committing Genocide Against Yazidis, Christians and Shiites: John Kerry isis_genocide_minorities_0317 Yazidi people walk at Lalish temple in Shikhan, Iraq, February 24. On Thursday, Secretary of State John Kerry …See all stories on this topic Kerry says Islamic State is committing genocide against Christians Kerry has determined that the Islamic State group is committing genocide […more]

Apple iCloud Shifts Spending To Google From Amazon's AWS: Report

Mar 17, 2016 |

Apple iCloud Shifts Spending To Google From Amazon’s AWS: Report Apple (AAPL) is shifting some of its iCloud infrastructure to Alphabet (GOOGL) unit Google from Amazon (AMZN) Web Services, according to a report …See all stories on this topic FedEx downplays Amazon logistics threat FedEx employees pull boxes from a conveyor belt and fill their trucks […more]

Sioux Falls will bask in NCAA region spotlight

Mar 16, 2016 |

Sioux Falls will bask in NCAA region spotlight COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina’s run to a second straight NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament Final Four will go through Sioux Falls, S.D. …See all stories on this topic Airport announcement expected this afternoon Mayor Mike Huether is expected to announce a new member of the Sioux Falls […more]

Larry Ellison explains why Microsoft and Amazon are going for Oracle's throat

Mar 16, 2016 |

Larry Ellison explains why Microsoft and Amazon are going for Oracle’s throat Also this week, Amazon announced that its Oracle-killer service was out of beta and open to all. This is the Amazon Web Services Database Migration …See all stories on this topic Italy probes Amazon on tax evasion allegations, exec says Amazon.com is under investigation […more]

Lady Vols enter NCAA Tournament with their lowest seed ever

Mar 15, 2016 |

Lady Vols enter NCAA Tournament with their lowest seed ever Instead, after a disappointing regular season, Tennessee is seeded seventh in the Sioux Falls Regional — the Lady Volunteers’ lowest seed ever.See all stories on this topic Gamecocks top seed in Sioux Falls South Carolina Coach Dawn Staley said she was surprised her team landed […more]

Amazon may soon let you pay using a selfie

Mar 15, 2016 |

Amazon may soon let you pay using a selfie Amazon wants you to be able to authorize a transaction with a selfie, so now you’ll have to make sure you’re looking halfway decent when you’re …See all stories on this topic Amazon’s cloud-computing business turns 10, transforms tech Amazon’s cloud computing business turned 10 on Monday, […more]

AWS at 10: A look at how Amazon revamped the enterprise cloud computing pecking order

Mar 14, 2016 |

AWS at 10: A look at how Amazon revamped the enterprise cloud computing pecking order Amazon Web Services turns 10 today and what looked like a quirky side venture by the e-commerce giant turned out to be its most profitable business …See all stories on this topic How to Make the Best of Your Amazon Echo […more]

Christian Persecution: Franklin Graham Announces – World Summit Highlighting Subject Will Be …

Mar 14, 2016 |

Christian Persecution: Franklin Graham Announces – World Summit Highlighting Subject Will Be … Christian persecution is happening in the world, whether its by ISIS terrorist groups in the Middle East or Boko Haram terrorists in Africa, and some …See all stories on this topic Only two Syrian Christian refugees admitted into U.S. (Worthy News) – Out […more]

Brazil Creates Floating Solar Panels to Correct Past Mistakes

Mar 13, 2016 |

Brazil Creates Floating Solar Panels to Correct Past Mistakes The floating solar photovoltaic panels, installed in the Balbina Lake reservoir in the Amazon, was created when the Balbina hydroelectric dam and …See all stories on this topic How to listen to Amazon Prime Music on iPhone Amazon Prime, aside from the free shipping that prompts people […more]

League's top team tested, beats Mad Ants

Mar 13, 2016 |

League’s top team tested, beats Mad Ants The Sioux Falls Skyforce might be the best team in D-League history. It is five victories away from equaling the best record in the 15-year history of the …See all stories on this topic Saint Patrick’s Day festivities draw large crowd SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The 37th annual Sioux […more]

Lose Hour Of Sleep, Gain Hour Of Evening Light For Months

Mar 12, 2016 |

Video posted below. Lose Hour Of Sleep, Gain Hour Of Evening Light For Months Lose an hour of sleep this weekend, gain an hour of evening light for months ahead: Daylight saving time is back.See all stories on this topic St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations In Sioux Falls On Saturday The 37th annual St. Patrick’s Day […more]

Boredom Busters, March 12th

Mar 12, 2016 |

Video posted below. Boredom Busters, March 12th The 37th St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Sioux Falls features a new route. The parade now takes off from 13th & Phillips at 2 p.m. and ends at 5th 7 Phillips. Streets adjacent to the parade route will be closed at 1:30 p.m. and no parking will be […more]

Groups Provide Proof of Islamic State's 'Genocide' of Christians

Mar 11, 2016 |

Groups Provide Proof of Islamic State’s ‘Genocide’ of Christians ISIS is committing “genocide” against Christians and other religious groups, according to a report co-sponsored by the Knights of Columbus and In …See all stories on this topic Groups Provide Proof of Islamic State’s ‘Genocide’ of Christians ISIS is committing “genocide” against Christians and other religious groups, […more]

Dry Conditions, Wind Create Recipe For Fire

Mar 11, 2016 |

Video posted below. Dry Conditions, Wind Create Recipe For Fire Burning is not advised for Friday as flames will be fanned quickly allow for a faster spread. See all stories on this topic Former Boot Camp Closure Signals End Of Harder Juvenile Corrections Era For years, the complex of buildings along Highway 385 a few […more]

Sioux Falls man injured in Highway 60 rollover

Mar 10, 2016 |

Sioux Falls man injured in Highway 60 rollover Johnathan J. Matney of Sioux Falls was driving a westbound 2004 Mazda on Highway 60 about 8 p.m. when he lost control of the vehicle and it rolled, …See all stories on this topic New 20-week limit on abortions sent to governor The seven nays Wednesday came from […more]

Los Angeles Christians Wanted

Mar 10, 2016 |

Los Angeles Christians Wanted NEED A JOB? How about full-time ministry position with Israel Restoration Ministries in Los Angeles reaching lost Jewish people with the Gospel of …See all stories on this topic Activists urge genocide designation for attacks on Mideast Christians WASHINGTON (AP) — Religious rights activists are demanding that the U.S. State Department designate […more]

Paul McCartney To Perform In Sioux Falls May 2

Mar 9, 2016 |

Paul McCartney To Perform In Sioux Falls May 2 Premier Center officials made the announcement to media at Falls Park on Wednesday morning. The One On One Tour will debut a brand new …See all stories on this topic Paul McCartney to play Sioux Falls May 2 Paul McCartney will play a concert in Sioux Falls […more]

House Blocks Marijuana-Related Seizure Disorder Treatment

Mar 9, 2016 |

House Blocks Marijuana-Related Seizure Disorder Treatment The chamber’s 25-43 vote means the bill won’t advance to Gov. Dennis Daugaard. See all stories on this topic By The Numbers, Winter Wasn’t Too Bad Sioux Falls’ January was near average but the second half of February has been above average with temperatures slowly climbing upwards.See all stories […more]

Amazon to open a second bookshop, this one in Southern California

Mar 8, 2016 |

Amazon to open a second bookshop, this one in Southern California Amazon will open its second physical bookstore in the summer — this time in Southern California — venturing further into the business that it …See all stories on this topic Amazon Is Launching Launch a Live Show Amazon’s first daily live show debuts Tuesday night. […more]

#ALMinute: March 7, evening update

Mar 8, 2016 |

#ALMinute: March 7, evening update Time is running out to solve the mystery of a Sioux Falls woman who went … Sioux Falls Police asked the public Monday to come forward with any …See all stories on this topic NCAA Women’s Div. II Basketball Tournament Glance Winona State vs. Fort Hays State, 1 p.m.. Emporia State […more]

Saeed Abedini: American Christians Lacking True Revival; Iranians Praying 5 Hours a Day

Mar 7, 2016 |

Saeed Abedini: American Christians Lacking True Revival; Iranians Praying 5 Hours a Day Following his visit to Liberty University last week, Pastor Saeed Abedini says what American Christians might be lacking is “true revival,” noting that …See all stories on this topic Should Christians forgive and forget? “And no longer shall each one teach his neighbour […more]

New Rancor, Tough Talk In Clinton-Sanders Democratic Debate

Mar 7, 2016 |

New Rancor, Tough Talk In Clinton-Sanders Democratic Debate Ratcheting up the rancor, Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders tangled aggressively in a Democratic presidential debate Sunday night over trade, Wall Street influence and more, with Clinton accusing him of turning his back on the auto industry and Sanders countering that Clinton’s friends on Wall Street had […more]

Many Christian churches in US want to help refugees but fear doing so — survey

Mar 6, 2016 |

Many Christian churches in US want to help refugees but fear doing so — survey A new survey indicated that many Christian churches in the United States are more than willing to lend a helping hand on refugees but at the same …See all stories on this topic Can long-distance relationships really work for Christians? With […more]

Coyotes fall in Summit quarterfinals

Mar 6, 2016 |

Coyotes fall in Summit quarterfinals SIOUX FALLS | John Konchar recorded a double-double with 16 points and 16 rebounds as the top-seeded Fort Wayne basketball team downed …See all stories on this topic IPFW women see season end SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — The IPFW women’s basketball team dropped its opening round game of The Summit League […more]

BIG Job Fair Coming To Sioux Falls This Month

Mar 5, 2016 |

BIG Job Fair Coming To Sioux Falls This Month A “big” job fair is coming to Sioux Falls aimed at college students and alumni of South Dakota universities.See all stories on this topic USD Women To Kick Off Summit League Tournament Senior guard Nicole Seekamp leads the Coyotes into the tournament as the Summit League […more]

Should Christians vote for the lesser of two evils?

Mar 5, 2016 |

Should Christians vote for the lesser of two evils? “When Christians are faced with two clearly immoral options, we cannot rationalize a vote for immorality or injustice because we deem the alternative …See all stories on this topic Shopping, Scripture and the Sabbath: Why so many Christians are against plans to extend Sunday … Church leaders […more]

Sioux Falls ranked among hardest working cities

Mar 4, 2016 |

Sioux Falls ranked among hardest working cities Sioux Falls employees rank among the hardest workers in the nation according to a new report by personal finance website WalletHub. It ranked the …See all stories on this topic So much to see at the 2016 Home Show Sioux Falls – The 57th Annual Home Show is March […more]

Cooking for Sioux Falls' diverse palate

Mar 4, 2016 |

Cooking for Sioux Falls’ diverse palate Sioux Falls is home to thousands of immigrants from the Americas, Africa, Europe and Asia, and a sold-out dinner Saturday will showcase foods from …See all stories on this topic 12th Street bridge replacement underway Sioux Falls will spend $7.4 million to replace the 12th Street bridge this year after […more]

Overnight: Police respond to fire, car-pole accident

Mar 3, 2016 |

Overnight: Police respond to fire, car-pole accident A vehicle fire and a car-pole accident caused a couple of Sioux Falls roads to be temporarily closed early morning Thursday. Just after midnight …See all stories on this topic Movie world premiere shown at State Theatre in 1956 Movie premieres are not a frequent thing in Sioux Falls. […more]

God's pruning process for Christians: How is God pruning you?

Mar 3, 2016 |

God’s pruning process for Christians: How is God pruning you? The prospect of pruning can be pretty off putting if we’re still attached to the things that we know God is telling us to separate from. But the act of …See all stories on this topic ‘We feel there is no protection for us’: Christians attacked […more]

57th Annual 'Sioux Empire Home Show' Takes Place This Weekend

Mar 2, 2016 |

57th Annual ‘Sioux Empire Home Show’ Takes Place This Weekend The Sioux Empire Home Show kicks off Friday at the Sioux Falls … co-chairs of the event put on by the Home Builders Association of the Sioux Empire.See all stories on this topic Slight chance of rain, snow tonight before warm-up Traffic flows along Sixth […more]

6 Bible verses on spiritual renewal for Christians

Mar 2, 2016 |

6 Bible verses on spiritual renewal for Christians As we enter a new month, our minds tend to turn to fresh starts. This focus on renewal and new life is especially common in the lead up to spring.See all stories on this topic Christians condemn re-launch of book on Jesus Members of the Christian community […more]

Permitting System Considered For Rapid City's Art Alley

Mar 1, 2016 |

Permitting System Considered For Rapid City’s Art Alley However, graffiti has slowly swallowed up traditional murals, frustrating property owners. See all stories on this topic Deadline Nears For State ‘Bathroom Bill’ The measure, dubbed the transgender bathroom bill, would require students in South Dakota to use the bathroom assigned to their gender at birth.See all […more]

MBK: Schilling Scores 26 Points As Augustana Tops Winona State

Mar 1, 2016 |

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