Monthly Archives: May 2017

Mosul's Muslims rebuild church in solidarity with Christians

May 31, 2017 |

Mosul’s Muslims rebuild church in solidarity with Christians In a gesture of solidarity, Iraqi volunteers helped their Christians neighbors, who are still encountering abuse by Daesh, and rebuilt what was once …See all stories on this topic Christians share hope, not ‘vinegar of bitterness,’ pope says VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Christians are called to be “sowers […more]

Going 'Behind The Badge' With The GF&P

May 31, 2017 |

Video posted below. Going ‘Behind The Badge’ With The GF&P We Welcome discussion on KELOLAND News stories but will delete any comments that contain swearing or make threats against others. Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. Terms and Conditions of Use • Privacy Policy • Advertising Terms and Conditions • For problems with the FCC Public File • Children’s Programming (KELO,KDLO, KPLO, KCLO) • […more]

Presidents Bowl Raising Money For Schools With 5K Run

May 30, 2017 |

Presidents Bowl Raising Money For Schools With 5K Run SIOUX FALLS, S.D.- The Presidents Bowl is gearing up for their 5K run to raise money for booster clubs at local high schools. The 5K is one of the …See all stories on this topic Professional Rodeo Cowboy’s Association event coming to Sioux Falls Awards earned at […more]

Monday Scoreboard – May 29th

May 30, 2017 |

Monday Scoreboard – May 29th Here are Monday’s scores from across KELOLAND.See all stories on this topic Prepping For The Next Step We Welcome discussion on KELOLAND News stories but will delete any comments that contain swearing or make threats against others. Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. Terms and Conditions of Use • Privacy Policy • Advertising Terms and Conditions • For […more]

Standing Rock Film Festival Centers Around Pipeline Protest

May 29, 2017 |

Standing Rock Film Festival Centers Around Pipeline Protest Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. Terms and Conditions of Use • Privacy Policy • Advertising Terms and Conditions • For problems with the FCC Public File • Children’s Programming (KELO,KDLO, KPLO, KCLO) • For assistance accessing our FCC online public files (KELO, KDLO, KPLO, KCLO)…See all stories on this topic Witnesses Keep Injured Man From Drowning […more]

Representing the dead, cheating students and underpaying Uber drivers

May 29, 2017 |

Representing the dead, cheating students and underpaying Uber drivers Read more here. Uber to repay underpaid drivers in New York City: The ride sharing giant, which has yet to appear in Sioux Falls, admitted last week …See all stories on this topic Memorial Day events SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO-AM)- Memorial Day marks the unofficial start of […more]

Pope Francis: Coptic Christians killed in bus attack are “courageous martyrs”

May 28, 2017 |

Pope Francis: Coptic Christians killed in bus attack are “courageous martyrs” VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis on Sunday expressed his solidarity with Egypt’s Coptic Christians, following Friday’s “barbaric” attack on a bus …See all stories on this topic Regina’s Coptic Christians pray for victims of deadly ISIS attack in Egypt Regina’s Coptic Christians are joining others […more]

PayPal Deal with Amazon Spells Bad News for eBay

May 28, 2017 |

PayPal Deal with Amazon Spells Bad News for eBay Amazon has figured out a way to allow PayPal balances to be used to fund purchases on its marketplace without actually accepting PayPal as a …See all stories on this topic Amazon expansion ‘hype’ business story of the year, shopping centres will be OK Online retailer Amazon’s […more]

Islamic State claims responsibility for killing Coptic Christians in Egypt

May 27, 2017 |

Islamic State claims responsibility for killing Coptic Christians in Egypt The Islamic State extremist group has claimed responsibility for an attack on a bus carrying Coptic Christian pilgrims south of Cairo that left 29 dead.See all stories on this topic Coptic Christian attack: ISIS claims its ‘soldiers’ opened fire on bus killing 29 in Egypt […more]

Egypt attack on Coptic Christians: Wake up, President Sisi! ISIS is murdering your Christian children

May 27, 2017 |

Egypt attack on Coptic Christians: Wake up, President Sisi! ISIS is murdering your Christian children The victims belonged to a church group of Coptic Christians and many of them were children. They were on their way to pray at the Monastery of St.See all stories on this topic Coptic Christians en route to monastery targeted […more]

Amazon's first New York bookstore blends tradition with technology

May 26, 2017 |

Amazon’s first New York bookstore blends tradition with technology Shopping in one of Amazon’s brand-new, three-dimensional bookstores affords visitors the opportunity to buy many things that aren’t books.See all stories on this topic This girl ordered a transparent chair from Amazon and what she received was a little surprising A WOMAN who ordered a trendy […more]

Help us spread the word about DLP and get a $25 Amazon gift card!

May 26, 2017 |

Help us spread the word about DLP and get a $25 Amazon gift card! It’s simple: Click here and log into G2 Crowd using your LinkedIn Account. You must contribute a detailed, balanced and complete review! After your …See all stories on this topic Amazon’s first bookstore opens in NYC, beckoning local readers Forward-facing books and […more]

Amazon Signs First-Look Deal with Steven Soderbergh's Fingerprint Releasing

May 25, 2017 |

Amazon Signs First-Look Deal with Steven Soderbergh’s Fingerprint Releasing The e-commerce giant also landed the streaming rights to Soderbergh’s heist movie ‘Logan Lucky’ for Prime Video, following its theatrical release.See all stories on this topic Amazon Acquires Steven Soderbergh’s ‘Logan Lucky’ First-Run Streaming Rights Amazon has clinched a pact with Steven Soderbergh making his forthcoming […more]

Mideast Christian advocates call for safe zones in Syria

May 25, 2017 |

Mideast Christian advocates call for safe zones in Syria The Christian advocacy group In Defense of Christians (IDC) is calling on the citizens of America to get in touch with their senators and urge them to …See all stories on this topic Asking the clergy: Why is Pentecost important to Christians? Pentecost Sunday, which, this year, […more]

Moroccan Christians Insist on Breaking Taboo and Media Clichés

May 24, 2017 |

Moroccan Christians Insist on Breaking Taboo and Media Clichés “For the journalist Mustapha Alaoui to write in his article that ‘Isis was created for the Christians of Morocco, and that they are to be killed and buried in …See all stories on this topic VIDEO:“As Christians we’re supposed to love our enemies but how far do […more]

Homeless Numbers Show The Issues In The Community

May 24, 2017 |

Video posted below. Homeless Numbers Show The Issues In The Community We Welcome discussion on KELOLAND News stories but will delete any comments that contain swearing or make threats against others. Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. Terms and Conditions of Use • Privacy Policy • Advertising Terms and Conditions • For problems with the FCC Public File • Children’s Programming (KELO,KDLO, KPLO, KCLO) […more]

Man Sentenced In Foltz Family Burglary Case

May 23, 2017 |

Video posted below. Man Sentenced In Foltz Family Burglary Case Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. Terms and Conditions of Use • Privacy Policy • Advertising Terms and Conditions • For problems with the FCC Public File • Children’s Programming (KELO,KDLO, KPLO, KCLO) • For assistance accessing our FCC online public files (KELO, KDLO, KPLO, KCLO)…See all stories on this topic Flood Plain Map Situation […more]

Payless selling out Sioux Falls store, with one week to go

May 23, 2017 |

Payless selling out Sioux Falls store, with one week to go A Payless ShoeSource shoe store in Sioux Falls is winding down its final week, and the store’s contents are for sale at deep discounts. The Payless …See all stories on this topic Apple Watch can misdial 911, call centers ask that users don’t hang up […more]

Amazon referral on analytics

May 22, 2017 |

Amazon referral on analytics In the past month, I’ve received referrals from tt.amazon.com, coming from both Ireland and Germany – it made me a bit suspicious as I haven’t seen …See all stories on this topic Alphabet, Amazon top LinkedIn’s top places to work in 2017 There are a total of 50 companies on the list, […more]

State track: Faith Christian's Yocum caps off great career; Monarch's Green shines

May 22, 2017 |

State track: Faith Christian’s Yocum caps off great career; Monarch’s Green shines LAKEWOOD — Jeffco Stadium is where it all began for Sarah Yocum, at least in the realm of track and field. The sensational Faith Christian sprinter …See all stories on this topic Southfield Christian’s boys garner second place at Regional track meet WESTLAND–At the […more]

NBA Player Kanter Heading To US After Detained In Romania

May 21, 2017 |

NBA Player Kanter Heading To US After Detained In Romania Oklahoma City Thunder center Enes Kanter is returning to the United States after being detained in a Romanian airport. Romanian Border Police spokesman Fabian Badila confirmed to The Associated Press that the player left Romania for the United States via London. Kanter, who is Turkish, […more]

Amazon of electronics must go shopping

May 21, 2017 |

Amazon of electronics must go shopping It has more than 500,000 of these products in stock, ready to be shipped out next day. Think of it as an Amazon of the electronics and industrial worlds.See all stories on this topic Amazon Kindle Solution I-8OO-535-2539 Amazon prime customer service @ Amazon customer … Amazon Kindle Solution […more]

Spencer Pigot Crashes During Indy 500 Practice

May 20, 2017 |

Video posted below. Spencer Pigot Crashes During Indy 500 Practice Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. Terms and Conditions of Use • Privacy Policy • Advertising Terms and Conditions • For problems with the FCC Public File • Children’s Programming (KELO,KDLO, KPLO, KCLO) • For assistance accessing our FCC online public files (KELO, KDLO, KPLO, KCLO)…See all stories on this topic Prosecutors: Times Square Driver […more]

State champions: Lubbock Christian High completes three-peat

May 20, 2017 |

State champions: Lubbock Christian High completes three-peat Underdog The Woodlands Christian Academy led by a run in the bottom of the fifth. Yet, Lubbock Christian’s bats came alive over the final two innings, …See all stories on this topic “Christian’s Cajun Adventures” – Crawfish Farming In the second installment of “Christian’s Cajun Adventures,” KPLC’s Christian Piekos […more]

Dear Pence: Christians Are Not the Most Persecuted

May 19, 2017 |

Dear Pence: Christians Are Not the Most Persecuted I don’t think it takes a lot of subtlety to see that Pence is echoing the same conservative Christian tropes about how persecuted Christians are in the …See all stories on this topic Coptic pope issues stark warning that Christians in Egypt are ‘struggling for their very existence’ […more]

Sioux Falls Arts Council to Host First Arts Community Mixer

May 19, 2017 |

Sioux Falls Arts Council to Host First Arts Community Mixer Sioux Falls Arts Council to Host First Arts Community Mixer The Sioux Falls Arts Council is hosting the first in an on-going series of networking events …See all stories on this topic Kyle Petty Charity Ride Passes Through Sioux Falls SIOUX FALLS, S.D.—200 motorcyclist passed through […more]

State Boys Tennis Tournament Begins Today in Sioux Falls

May 18, 2017 |

State Boys Tennis Tournament Begins Today in Sioux Falls According to the South Dakota High School Activities Association 23 teams have entered the tournament. Sioux Falls Lincoln, the defending champs, …See all stories on this topic Canaries open season in Sioux City Thursday The Sioux Falls Canaries are set to put the past behind for good. […more]

Sioux Fall Thunder Hoping To Make Its Own Mark

May 18, 2017 |

Video posted below. Sioux Fall Thunder Hoping To Make Its Own Mark Sioux Falls, SD “If you were to write the perfect night to start a franchise, that would have been it,” Thunder Head Coach Leo Guerrero said. Hundreds of fans flocked to Yankton Trail Park Field 11 to watch as the city’s newest professional […more]

Louise Nelson

May 17, 2017 |

Louise Nelson She attended Nettleton Commercial College in Sioux Falls, S.D. for two years. In 1935, she moved with her family to a farm east of Flandreau. In 1939 …See all stories on this topic Register to vote for the Sioux Falls school board election before deadline Sioux Falls residents can register to vote during regular […more]

Lipp: To keep workforce, don't get 'lazy'

May 17, 2017 |

Lipp: To keep workforce, don’t get ‘lazy’ Lipp visited Sioux Falls recently as keynote speaker at the annual Sioux Falls Convention and Visitors Bureau Visitor Industry Luncheon. The Sioux …See all stories on this topic Sales tax growth hits all-time low under Mayor Huether Sioux Falls sluggish sales tax growth isn’t getting any better and last […more]

HERSOM: Explorers ready to kick off campaign

May 16, 2017 |

HERSOM: Explorers ready to kick off campaign Heading into his fourth year as the Sioux City Explorers’ field manager, … Arch-rival Sioux Falls is the opening foe for the sixth year in a row and it’s the …See all stories on this topic Author and comedian to tell stories at REACH Sunday SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – […more]

Monday Sports Broadcast – May 15th

May 16, 2017 |

Monday Sports Broadcast – May 15th Click the video player to view Monday’s 10 p.m. sports broadcast.See all stories on this topic Winning The Food Fight Department stores aren’t the only businesses that are struggling. Many sit-down restaurants, including Applebee’s, Outback Steakhouse, and Ruby Tuesday, are closing locations. Who is winning the food fight? Ashley […more]

Sioux Falls Police Respond to Gunshots Calls

May 15, 2017 |

Sioux Falls Police Respond to Gunshots Calls Sioux Falls Police are investigating two reports of gunshots in the city on Sunday and early Monday. In the Sunday call, police were dispatched to the …See all stories on this topic Sioux Falls police investigate report of shots fired SIOUX FALLS (KSFY) – For the second time in […more]

Samsung Chromebook Pro now available for pre-order from Amazon

May 15, 2017 |

Samsung Chromebook Pro now available for pre-order from Amazon At CES 2017 back in January, we got our first look at the Samsung Chromebook Plus and Pro. Powered by higher specs than the average budget …See all stories on this topic Amazon: is it a threat or an ally? The rate of online sales is surging […more]

Barton's Inane Argument on the Christian Origin of the Constitution

May 14, 2017 |

Barton’s Inane Argument on the Christian Origin of the Constitution It is often said that the absence of evidence is not evidence of absence, but only David Barton could turn the absence of evidence into positive …See all stories on this topic Faithkeepers: The Groundbreaking Movie Demanding Action on Christian Persecution “In the Middle East, the […more]

Amazon Sales Tax Deal May Tax FBA Sellers

May 14, 2017 |

Amazon Sales Tax Deal May Tax FBA Sellers Now that Amazon.com has eased a long-standing grievance held by state governments on the topic of sales and use taxes by agreeing to collect …See all stories on this topic Amazon, get ready for all the scrutiny you never wanted Welcome to the big leagues, Amazon. After just […more]

South Dakota Plans To Raise Buffalo Hunt Fees

May 13, 2017 |

South Dakota Plans To Raise Buffalo Hunt Fees Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. Terms and Conditions of Use • Privacy Policy • Advertising Terms and Conditions • For problems with the FCC Public File • Children’s Programming (KELO,KDLO, KPLO, KCLO) • For assistance accessing our FCC online public files (KELO, KDLO, KPLO, KCLO)…See all stories on this topic Wells Fargo Accused Of Creating About […more]

BBB warns of Phishing scams

May 13, 2017 |

BBB warns of Phishing scams Sioux Falls, S.D. (KELO AM) – The Better Business Bureau of South Dakota is alerting consumers of an uptick in Phishing – with a P-H – scams.See all stories on this topic Homebuilding: On Parade of Homes, outdoors is in While the new homes are primarily on Sioux Falls’ south […more]

Among Christians, more education leads to more religion

May 12, 2017 |

Among Christians, more education leads to more religion Within the Christian community, weekly church attendance between educated members and less educated members was 36 and 31 percent, …See all stories on this topic North Korea’s Christians are suffering. We cannot forget them As we drove over the Tumen River in 2007, our guide told us how […more]

How Sideras Was Booked

May 12, 2017 |

Video posted below. How Sideras Was Booked We Welcome discussion on KELOLAND News stories but will delete any comments that contain swearing or make threats against others. Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. Terms and Conditions of Use • Privacy Policy • Advertising Terms and Conditions • For problems with the FCC Public File • Children’s Programming (KELO,KDLO, KPLO, KCLO) • For assistance accessing […more]

Amazon Is Building A Homeless Shelter Inside Its Headquarters

May 11, 2017 |

Amazon Is Building A Homeless Shelter Inside Its Headquarters In response to criticisms of Amazon’s working conditions and effect on small businesses, the e-commerce giant plans to designate nearly 50,000 …See all stories on this topic 10 of the best things you can do with the Amazon Echo If you’re considering buying an Alexa device (including […more]

How much should the City of Sioux Falls divulge about the Sideras investigation?

May 11, 2017 |

How much should the City of Sioux Falls divulge about the Sideras investigation? SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Since the Mayor’s press conference regarding the Sideras investigation may have left more information to be desired, many are …See all stories on this topic Littleton artist’s bison sculpture on display in South Dakota It’s on display with 56 […more]

New Roma Downey Film Documents Horrors Faced by Christians in Middle East

May 10, 2017 |

New Roma Downey Film Documents Horrors Faced by Christians in Middle East A new film produced by Roma Downey highlights at least a dozen first-hand accounts of how Christians are being brutally killed, raped, beaten and …See all stories on this topic Christians are putting their money where their morals are on climate change The Trump […more]

Indonesian Christians, who fled persecution and settled in NJ, face deportation

May 10, 2017 |

Indonesian Christians, who fled persecution and settled in NJ, face deportation Four Indonesian men, who fled to the U.S. to escape religious persecution more than 20 years ago, were taken into custody Monday by Immigration …See all stories on this topic Former Obama official on killing of Egypt’s Christians: ‘what goes around comes around’ Elibiary was […more]

How child pornography cases are investigated

May 10, 2017 |

How child pornography cases are investigated SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KSFY) – Just a week, a search warrant was served on the home of now-former Sioux Falls fire chief Jim Sideras. Now we’ve …See all stories on this topic SiouxFalls.Business Report: May 9, 2017 We’ve got an exciting update on the Jones 421 project on North Phillips […more]