Embracing Diversity Through Art

“The cultural diversity of this neighborhood [Whittier] is awesome,” says Eric Van Beek of Clean Slate Group, “and they celebrate it… which they should.” Six traffic signal boxes in the Whitter neighborhood are coming to life through artwork designed by Whitter Middle School students. Close to 40 pieces of artwork will be printed on graffiti-resistant […]
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Tornado Sirens: The Sound Before The Storm

They don’t sound very often, but when they do, tornado sirens are the forewarning of a serious weather event. ”The sirens are activated when a tornado warning is issued by the National Weather Service for areas or counties, including the city of Sioux Falls,” said Sioux Falls Fire Rescue Emergency Manager Regan Smith. Smith says […]
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Police Respond To Late Night Shooting In Central Sioux Falls

The Sioux Falls Police responded to 1509 East 7th Street for a shooting that occurred shortly after 9:30 Thursday night. A 39-year-old male was transported to a local hospital for a gunshot wound. His condition is unknown at this time. Metro Communications confirms police are no longer looking for a suspect. The investigation is ongoing. […]
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Corsica Man Killed In Rollover In Hanson County

A Corsica man is dead after a single-vehicle rollover crash northeast of Mitchell Wednesday afternoon. Sixty-two-year-old Kevin Gardeman was driving a delivery truck loaded with lumber east on 247th Street near 416th Avenue at around 1:17 p.m. Wednesday, when the truck’s right-side wheels went off the road into the ditch. Gardeman over-corrected to the left, […]
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Red Cross Assists Residents After Evening Apartment Fire

Sioux Falls Fire Rescue responded to an apartment fire at 701 North Elmwood Ave shortly before 5:00 Wednesday night. First arriving crews found smoke and flames coming from the first floor of a three story structure. Crews evacuated the building and had the fire under control in approximately 10 minutes. The cause of the fire […]
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