Monthly Archives: June 2019

One dead after motorcycle-car crash in Yankton

Jun 30, 2019 |

One dead after motorcycle-car crash in Yankton The man driving the motorcycle, who was not wearing a helmet, was taken first to the Yankton hospital and later flown to Sioux Falls where he died …See all stories on this topic Motorcycle driver dies from injuries suffered in collision YANKTON, S.D. (AP) — Authorities say a 55-year-old […more]

5 Insanely Expensive Items on Amazon

Jun 30, 2019 |

5 Insanely Expensive Items on Amazon Amazon’s home to just about any item you could possibly want, and then some. And while the retailer typically has cheaper items meant to help you …See all stories on this topic This Amazon Web Services online course could help you kick off a new career Amazon. Plain and simple. […more]

The Bachelorette's Hannah Brown Won't Be Christian-Shamed by Y'all

Jun 29, 2019 |

The Bachelorette’s Hannah Brown Won’t Be Christian-Shamed by Y’all has posted a plea on social media for people to stop Christian-shaming her. The vitriol has gotten so bad, Brown wrote, that she had no choice but to …See all stories on this topic NC GOP Lt. Gov. Says “Diversity and Multiculturalism” Will Destroy the Country During […more]

Secret Amazon tips and tricks every shopper should know

Jun 29, 2019 |

Secret Amazon tips and tricks every shopper should know Everyone shops on Amazon. But not everyone actually digs around and has a play with all the site’s hidden features and tools. From a showroom that …See all stories on this topic Amazon drops $30 off of its Cloud Cam Security Camera ahead of Prime Day 2019 […more]

Life after Obama: Jay Carney is a top advisor to Jeff Bezos and architect of Amazon's HQ2

Jun 28, 2019 |

Life after Obama: Jay Carney is a top advisor to Jeff Bezos and architect of Amazon’s HQ2 Just three weeks after Amazon abruptly dropped its plan for a second headquarters in New York City, CEO Jeff Bezos had to confront the matter with …See all stories on this topic Amazon’s FC Ready program will let employees […more]

FG writes British parliamentary group, denies persecution of Christians

Jun 28, 2019 |

FG writes British parliamentary group, denies persecution of Christians John Ameh, Abuja. The Federal Government has denied an allegation that it is persecuting Christians in Nigeria. The government also denied that …See all stories on this topic In This Video, an Anti-Gay Christian Debates Homosexuality With His Reflection When the Christian makes arguments against homosexuality, the […more]

Nigeria Govt Writes British Parliamentary Group, Denies Persecution Of Christians

Jun 27, 2019 |

Nigeria Govt Writes British Parliamentary Group, Denies Persecution Of Christians The Nigerian Government has repudiated claims by a group styling itself as Northern Christian Elders Forum, who falsely alleged that the …See all stories on this topic “Handmaid’s Tale” Claims Pro-Life Christians are a Bunch of Child Molesting Nazis Hulu’s The Handmaid’s Tale has now gone […more]

Devices

Jun 27, 2019 |

Devices See all stories on this topic Can’t wait for that delivery? Amazon, Rite Aid team up to make it easier to get packages Amazon, on a quest to dominate delivery by getting packages to customers as quickly and conveniently as possible, is rolling out yet another option.See all stories on this topic

'A journalism of hope'

Jun 26, 2019 |

‘A journalism of hope’ LUBBOCK, Texas — I don’t like “Christian journalism.” I don’t think it even should exist. Putting the word “Christian” in front of things — “Christian …See all stories on this topic UK Christian Doctor Again Under Investigation for Giving Spiritual Encouragement to Patients KENT — A Christian doctor in the United Kingdom […more]

Gayle (Beck) Burnett

Jun 26, 2019 |

Gayle (Beck) Burnett She is survived by her husband, Don; five sisters, Bonnie Oldaker, Yvonne Beck and Marla Polly, all of Sioux City, Kay Fortner of Crisfield, Md., and …See all stories on this topic Jerome A. ‘Jerry’ Wendt Services will be 10 a.m. Monday at Hope Lutheran Church in South Sioux City. Burial will be […more]

From Peanuts to $40 Billion, Amazon's Ad Business Set to Be the Next Great Disruptor

Jun 25, 2019 |

From Peanuts to $40 Billion, Amazon’s Ad Business Set to Be the Next Great Disruptor The Google-Facebook duopoly dominating the digital ad market is about to get company. Amazon is expected to pull in $40 billion in annual ad …See all stories on this topic Amazon Prime Day Kicks Off July 15: What You Should Know […more]

Can Amazon Create an Efficient Air Operation?

Jun 25, 2019 |

Can Amazon Create an Efficient Air Operation? In this segment of Industry Focus: Energy, host Nick Sciple and Motley Fool contributor Dan Kline talk Amazon and airplanes. To catch full episodes of …See all stories on this topic Thousands of People Are Demanding the Cancellation of This Amazon Prime Show The petition has since been amended […more]

Sioux Falls schools see a $400000 drop in federal funding for next year

Jun 24, 2019 |

Sioux Falls schools see a $400000 drop in federal funding for next year The Sioux Falls School District may be seeing about $400,000 less in federal education funding this year compared with last year, but district officials …See all stories on this topic 26th street & southeastern in Sioux Falls grows taller SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KSFY) […more]

Amazon's Meek Mill docuseries 'Free Meek' drops first trailer, announces release date

Jun 24, 2019 |

Amazon’s Meek Mill docuseries ‘Free Meek’ drops first trailer, announces release date The trailer for Free Meek, a new documentary chronicling North Philadelphia rapper Meek Mill’s battles with the criminal justice system, premiered …See all stories on this topic Ryan Reynolds wrote a fake Amazon review for his own gin. And then he wrote about that […more]

What Happens After Amazon's Domination Is Complete? Its Bookstore Offers Clues

Jun 23, 2019 |

What Happens After Amazon’s Domination Is Complete? Its Bookstore Offers Clues Mr. Kelly’s problems arise directly from Amazon’s domination of the book business. The company sells substantially more than half of the books in the …See all stories on this topic The Apple Watch Series 3 is still just $199 before Amazon Prime Day 2019 Amazon […more]

Birthdays: Robert Fahy

Jun 23, 2019 |

Birthdays: Robert Fahy Will celebrate his 95th birthday on Sun. June 23, 2019. Greetings and cards my be sent to Stoney Brook Suites, 4501 E. Pampas Pl. #30, Sioux Falls, …See all stories on this topic Anniversaries: Gary Hansen & Karen Hansen Gary and Karen Hansen will celebrate their 60th Wedding Anniversary on June 21, 2019. […more]

American Church cares more about 'Game of Thrones' than murdered Christians: Open Doors CEO

Jun 22, 2019 |

American Church cares more about ‘Game of Thrones’ than murdered Christians: Open Doors CEO The head of a persecution watchdog has accused the American church of “whistling through the graveyard” of persecuted Christians and caring more …See all stories on this topic Revoice: Churches on left and right mishandle Christians struggling with same-sex attraction Both theologically […more]

Letter: Democrats can be Christians

Jun 22, 2019 |

Letter: Democrats can be Christians Never have I seen or read such an ignorant, insulting and prejudiced letter as the one written by Freeman that ran in the paper on June 15. I don’t …See all stories on this topic What He has to do with us And he would certainly understand us Christians praying for […more]

Amazon and Netflix can actually coexist: RBC

Jun 21, 2019 |

Amazon and Netflix can actually coexist: RBC Amazon’s (AMZN) foray into an industry could be devastating news for its competitors. But that doesn’t seem to be the case for Netflix (NFLX).See all stories on this topic Who’s Afraid of Amazon in Digital Health?⁠⁠⁠—Brainstorm Health On this summer solstice, we’ve received some more insight into exactly […more]

Christians Win Again in the Supreme Court

Jun 21, 2019 |

Christians Win Again in the Supreme Court It is not surrounded by any other religious symbols. The picture shows that Christianity is definitely preferred by its sponsor, the Maryland government.See all stories on this topic A First Century Pagan Talks To A First Century Christian This conversation, while imaginary, reflects the reality of how those […more]

Open Doors CEO slams US churches, while persecuted Christians are murdered overseas

Jun 20, 2019 |

Open Doors CEO slams US churches, while persecuted Christians are murdered overseas Open Doors, the watchdog organization that monitors Christian religious persecution worldwide, released their annual report on the 50 worst countries …See all stories on this topic Pat Robertson: Christians Should Just Ignore What Jesus Said About Divorce Give Robertson some credit. Normally, Christians would […more]

Words of the Week – You Look Like a Christian

Jun 20, 2019 |

Words of the Week – You Look Like a Christian You get up, get dressed, and sit in the pew and say, “Amen,” “Praise the Lord,” “Hallelujah” and all the other appropriate responses Christians give …See all stories on this topic Iraqi envoy to Vatican urges international help for Christians to return home “Christians who’ve fled […more]

Taylor Swift's new video slams anti-LGBT Christian 'hate' protesters; ex-gay Christians respond

Jun 19, 2019 |

Taylor Swift’s new video slams anti-LGBT Christian ‘hate’ protesters; ex-gay Christians respond One message is for Swift and the fans, the other is for the Christian community. Former homosexuals who’ve spearhead Freedom Marches across …See all stories on this topic Why Christians must support religious freedom for everyone While this disturbing trend should concern everyone, it […more]

Legislators from the US and Canada gather in Sioux Falls for three day forum

Jun 19, 2019 |

Legislators from the US and Canada gather in Sioux Falls for three day forum Legislators from the U.S. and Canada gathered in Sioux Falls Tuesday to learn from one another. One of Tuesday’s topics? The legalization of …See all stories on this topic Sergeant Bluff-Luton softball has early comeback, holds off East SERGEANT BLUFF — After […more]

Judge grants injunction in Sioux Falls Sanitation case

Jun 18, 2019 |

Judge grants injunction in Sioux Falls Sanitation case A judge has granted a preliminary injunction to the city of Sioux Falls, allowing it to continue collecting Dumpsters and trash cans from customers of a …See all stories on this topic $80 million school will also house New Tech High, officials say at groundbreaking About 400 students […more]

Drowning victim's family says he died a hero

Jun 18, 2019 |

Drowning victim’s family says he died a hero SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – According to family and friends, 17-year-old Shawn Briggs died while trying to save his 22-year-old friend Saturday, who couldn’t …See all stories on this topic New state gun law prompts proposed ordinance change in Sioux Falls Sioux Falls, S.D. – The city of Sioux […more]

Israel Folau urges Christians to 'preach repentance' after being sacked for anti-gay social media …

Jun 17, 2019 |

Israel Folau urges Christians to ‘preach repentance’ after being sacked for anti-gay social media … Speaking to the congregation of a church in the Sydney suburb of Kenthurst, Folau read from scripture and took aim at Christians who did not oppose …See all stories on this topic Christians organize prayer rally in support of human rights […more]

Amazon News: Dozens Of Developers Laid Off From Game Studios During E3

Jun 17, 2019 |

Amazon News: Dozens Of Developers Laid Off From Game Studios During E3 The gaming website Kotaku reported Friday that Amazon (AMZN) laid off dozens of employees from Amazon Game Studios during the E3 gaming …See all stories on this topic Ocasio-Cortez criticizes Amazon’s Bezos for paying workers ‘starvation wages’ Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on Sunday criticized Amazon […more]

Christian bullies: Christianity still leads in the world

Jun 16, 2019 |

Christian bullies: Christianity still leads in the world The warning bells continue to ring with urgent alarm. “Religious liberties are being threatened!” “Christianity is under attack.” “Christians are being …See all stories on this topic Fasten Your Seatbelts “I have much more to tell you, but you cannot bear it now” (John 16:12). Christians approach the […more]

Canaries score six runs in bottom of the ninth and win on walk-off over Lincoln

Jun 16, 2019 |

Canaries score six runs in bottom of the ninth and win on walk-off over Lincoln SIOUX FALLS, SD — The Sioux Falls Canaries (17-10) beat to the Lincoln Saltdogs (14-15) 7-5 in dramatic fashion. Canaries catcher Adrian Nieto hit …See all stories on this topic Search operations happening in Covell Lake in Sioux Falls SIOUX FALLS, […more]

Sioux Falls Pride's first parade draws celebrating crowds

Jun 15, 2019 |

Sioux Falls Pride’s first parade draws celebrating crowds Crowds lined Phillips Avenue Saturday morning to watch Sioux Falls’ first pride parade, a prelude to the day’s Pride in the Park festival.See all stories on this topic Severe thunderstorm watch issued for NW Iowa SIOUX CITY — The National Weather Service in Sioux Falls issued a […more]

Amazon drops prices on Bose and Plantronics wireless noise-canceling headphones

Jun 15, 2019 |

Amazon drops prices on Bose and Plantronics wireless noise-canceling headphones Amazon has now matched Dell’s price, dropping the price of its stock down to to a more reasonable price of $299, $50 off its normal price of $349.See all stories on this topic Amazon Game Studios Reportedly Hit With Layoffs Kotaku reports that Amazon’s in-house […more]

Watch: Media Ignore Daily Persecution of Coptic Christians

Jun 14, 2019 |

Watch: Media Ignore Daily Persecution of Coptic Christians In her latest video for National Review, Marlo Safi reports that while larger attacks on Christians in Egypt break into the U.S. news cycle, such as …See all stories on this topic In new book, Muslim doctor encourages Christians to ‘love thy neighbor’ Virji spoke to Religion News […more]

1400-year-old Christian site found in UAE is now open to the public

Jun 14, 2019 |

1400-year-old Christian site found in UAE is now open to the public The first Christian site to ever be discovered in the UAE is now officially open to the public, The National reported. The 1,400-year-old monastery is …See all stories on this topic Christians must offer real hope to the most vulnerable, pope says The option […more]

Amazon is being sued over claims that Alexa 'routinely records' children

Jun 13, 2019 |

Amazon is being sued over claims that Alexa ‘routinely records’ children A newspaper in Amazon’s hometown of Seattle is reporting that two similar federal lawsuits have been filed claiming that Alexa “routinely records and …See all stories on this topic Orders See all stories on this topic

Amazon and Morrisons extend same-day food delivery to more UK cities

Jun 13, 2019 |

Amazon and Morrisons extend same-day food delivery to more UK cities LONDON (Reuters) – U.S. online retailer Amazon and British supermarket group Morrisons are extending their “Morrisons at Amazon” same-day …See all stories on this topic Target expands same-day shipping option, marking the latest move in the delivery wars with … Amazon currently offers its Prime […more]

Artists paint storm drains downtown to remind citizens: 'Only rain down the drain'

Jun 12, 2019 |

Artists paint storm drains downtown to remind citizens: ‘Only rain down the drain’ “I kind of view it as an extension of some public art trail just like Sculpture Walk is,” said Zach DeBoer of the Sioux Falls City Visual Arts Commission …See all stories on this topic Cigna to Consolidate Sioux Falls Locations SIOUX FALLS, […more]

Iowa boy rehabilitates at LifeScape after suffering stroke

Jun 12, 2019 |

Iowa boy rehabilitates at LifeScape after suffering stroke SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – An 11-year-old boy is recovering after he suffered a stroke the end of March. Emmett Kiel spent a lot of time rehabilitating at …See all stories on this topic An emerging jazz hub in Sioux Falls SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – There is a new […more]

Brett Favre headlining fundraiser event in Sioux Falls

Jun 11, 2019 |

Brett Favre headlining fundraiser event in Sioux Falls Hall of Fame QB Brett Favre will be coming to Sioux Falls. The former Green Bay Packer and Minnesota Viking will headline the 38th Annual Law …See all stories on this topic Suspected Sioux Falls shooter still on the loose SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO.com) — An arrest warrant […more]

New Syriac Catholic bishop hopes Christianity will thrive again in Iraq

Jun 11, 2019 |

New Syriac Catholic bishop hopes Christianity will thrive again in Iraq BEIRUT, Lebanon – Syriac Catholic Auxiliary Bishop Nizar Semaan begins his new mission in Iraq with hope “that Christianity will flourish again” in his …See all stories on this topic Washington Post: Russia should end persecution of Christians In his annual address to the Federal […more]

Some Christians Are Rethinking Their Views On CBD

Jun 10, 2019 |

Some Christians Are Rethinking Their Views On CBD The Christian religion can deter many from accepting cannabidiol (CBD) as having medical benefits because it is associated with marijuana—though …See all stories on this topic Franklin Graham Says Gay Pride Rainbow Flags ‘Offensive’ to Christians, Applauds US Embassy Ban Prominent Evangelist Franklin Graham thanked President Donald Trump […more]

Pope calls on Christians to pray for Sudan

Jun 10, 2019 |

Pope calls on Christians to pray for Sudan Pope Francis is concerned about the escalating violence in Sudan. He called on Christians to pray for an end to the violence and for the country to find …See all stories on this topic Where are our Christian values? Great Britain built a vast empire, not only for […more]

John Engel, 90, of Sioux Falls

Jun 9, 2019 |

John Engel, 90, of Sioux Falls He is survived by his wife, Marjorie Engel of Sioux Falls; children, Valerie Lentz of Sioux Falls, Brett Engel of Alpena, Rachel (Greg) Steele of Stickney, …See all stories on this topic Bat in Brandon tested positive for rabies BRANDON, SD When Brandon police responded to a reported bat bite […more]

One Amazon Copyright Complaint Costs Torrent Site its Domain

Jun 9, 2019 |

One Amazon Copyright Complaint Costs Torrent Site its Domain “Amazon has learned that the website located at theredbear.cc…for which you are the hosting provider, is distributing unauthorized copies of Amazon …See all stories on this topic Amazon slashes prices on full range of Echo, Ring, Fire TV, and Blink devices Amazon slashed prices on its own […more]

That Old-Time Religion

Jun 8, 2019 |

That Old-Time Religion Nope, I’m talking about those Super Deluxe Brand Christians, who practice the religion of Tsk! Tsk! Darlin’, they are making me shake so bad that I …See all stories on this topic After Promoting Easter on Facebook, AZ Governor Has Nothing to Say About Eid Not just content to wish Christian citizens a […more]

Tech Giants Google, Facebook and Amazon Intensify Antitrust Debate

Jun 8, 2019 |

Tech Giants Google, Facebook and Amazon Intensify Antitrust Debate On the campaign trail, Democratic presidential candidates rail against the power of giants from Amazon.com Inc. to agribusiness conglomerates, …See all stories on this topic FedEx announces change in Amazon relationship, says it’s not renewing Express US domestic … FedEx revealed a change in its relationship with […more]

Fareway to relocate 41st Street store to new west-side Sioux Falls location

Jun 7, 2019 |

Fareway to relocate 41st Street store to new west-side Sioux Falls location Fareway is moving its Sioux Falls store near 41st Street and Grange Avenue far to the west. The Boone, Iowa-based grocery store chain is moving the …See all stories on this topic Noem approves sale of School for the Deaf property, purchase of new […more]

Is Pope Francis questioning Jesus? Christians react after pontiff changes the Lord's prayer

Jun 7, 2019 |

Is Pope Francis questioning Jesus? Christians react after pontiff changes the Lord’s prayer The changes were approved last month by the general assembly of the Episcopal Conference of Italy. According to the pontiff, the changes were …See all stories on this topic Making sense of evangelicals’ support for Trump Since Trump is delivering on matters such […more]

Daniel Dae Kim Sets Amazon First-Look Deal

Jun 6, 2019 |

Daniel Dae Kim Sets Amazon First-Look Deal Daniel Dae Kim has entered into business with Amazon. The actor and producer, along with his 3AD production label, has signed a new first-look deal …See all stories on this topic Where you can buy Amazon gift cards, and how to customize them to make the perfect gift Internet-based […more]

Amazon unveils `hybrid' drone design with `independently safe' capability

Jun 6, 2019 |

Amazon unveils `hybrid’ drone design with `independently safe’ capability Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) on Wednesday unveiled a “hybrid” design for its autonomous delivery drones that the company said will enable …See all stories on this topic Satellites Show Amazon Deforestation Rising Under Brazil’s Bolsonaro “Deforestation of the Amazon rainforest in Brazil sped up in May to the […more]

Sioux Falls City Crews to Begin Spraying for Mosquitos Soon

Jun 5, 2019 |

Sioux Falls City Crews to Begin Spraying for Mosquitos Soon SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – It’s not exactly breaking news that all of this standing water is leading to an uptick in mosquitos. The city health department …See all stories on this topic Trash hauler dumped, city picks up slack SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO.com) — The City […more]

Robert Downey Jr. Announces Project To Clean Up The Environment Using Robotics At Amazon's …

Jun 5, 2019 |

Robert Downey Jr. Announces Project To Clean Up The Environment Using Robotics At Amazon’s … Actor Robert Downey Jr. announced a new project called The Footprint Coalition to clean up the planet using advanced technologies at Amazon’s …See all stories on this topic AOC says Amazon gift cards as pay are ‘fake currency’ used to control […more]

Bethel to host Christians in the Visual Arts (CIVA) Biennial Conference

Jun 4, 2019 |

Bethel to host Christians in the Visual Arts (CIVA) Biennial Conference With that work in mind, this month Bethel will host the Christians in the Visual Arts (CIVA) biennial conference, entitled—fittingly—“Are We There Yet?”.See all stories on this topic Ep. 271 – People Are Shocked And Offended That Christians Are Christians Today on the show, […more]

State Golf Tournaments: Day 1 Results

Jun 4, 2019 |

State Golf Tournaments: Day 1 Results 1 Sioux Falls O’Gorman +25 2 Aberdeen Central +44 … 12 Spearfish +101 13 Sioux Falls Washington +104 … 4 Lauren Tims, Sioux Falls Christian 79See all stories on this topic Young Americans’ lawsuit on climate change faces big hurdle They pointed out that the World Health Organization estimates […more]

Volunteers Needed For Active Generations' “Workers On Wheels” Program

Jun 3, 2019 |

Volunteers Needed For Active Generations’ “Workers On Wheels” Program SIOUX FALLS, SD- As people get older, things like yard work can become more challenging. So every year, Active Generations steps up to help …See all stories on this topic Belski’s Blog – Smoke from Canada fires over Louisville today The thickest smoke goes from Bismarck, ND […more]

Brian Evans breaks through with long-awaited win

Jun 3, 2019 |

Brian Evans breaks through with long-awaited win The veteran Sioux City linkster was able to grind out a one-shot victory in the 82nd Interstate Amateur Championship for his first win in a Sioux City …See all stories on this topic Missouri, Big Sioux river levels drop SIOUX CITY – After cresting at 30.32 feet early Saturday […more]

Report: The FTC May Be Considering Closer Antitrust Scrutiny of Amazon

Jun 2, 2019 |

Report: The FTC May Be Considering Closer Antitrust Scrutiny of Amazon The Federal Trade Commission is putting Amazon under “closer watch,” a move that may signify heightened interest in some kind of antitrust …See all stories on this topic GOP senator dares Democrats to impeach Trump: ‘Go to Amazon, buy a spine’ WASHINGTON — US Sen. […more]

Google Home vs Amazon Echo – New announcement intensifies this smart speaker battle

Jun 2, 2019 |

Google Home vs Amazon Echo – New announcement intensifies this smart speaker battle Google Home and the Amazon Echo fiercely compete for a place in your home; each product series comes in a number of different models that are …See all stories on this topic Report: US Regulators Decide Scrutiny of Google, Amazon U.S. antitrust regulators […more]

Aide to Tennessee's GOP House Speaker Exposed as Christian Conspiracy Theorist

Jun 1, 2019 |

Aide to Tennessee’s GOP House Speaker Exposed as Christian Conspiracy Theorist Christians, he argues, should not teach in public schools, saying when they do they are “modeling a satanic approach to the pursuit of knowledge.”.See all stories on this topic Three American Religions Confused with Christianity I have argued that many Americans who think they […more]

Sorry, Amazon. Kim Kardashian Is Now a Store

Jun 1, 2019 |

Sorry, Amazon. Kim Kardashian Is Now a Store Sorry, Amazon. Kim Kardashian Is Now a Store … and pricing. In fact, the tech giant might just have created a high-end alternative to Amazon.com Inc.See all stories on this topic Can Amazon Really Reach $3000? You Bet Is it possible that the market actually underrates Amazon.com […more]