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Free Live Music at the Historic Queen Bee Mill

A free show featuring live music from Mark 7 will begin at 7 p.m. on Saturday, August 23, 2014, at the historic Queen Bee Mill in Falls Park, weather permitting…

Posted 08/20/2014 in Parks & Recreation

Armed Robbery Updated with Photos

At approximately 12:59 a.m. on August 17, 2014, officers of the Sioux Falls Police Department were dispatched to Happy Jacks Casino for an armed robbery…

Posted 08/20/2014 in Police Department

Mosquito Control Spraying for the Sioux Falls Region

If weather conditions permit, the City of Sioux Falls Health Department will be conducting spraying efforts for mosquitoes in targeted areas of Sioux Falls this evening…

Posted 08/19/2014 in Vector/Mosquito Control

Street Construction News 8/19/14

Third Street Construction | Lane Closure – Minnesota Avenue | Madison Street Concrete Repairs | Street Closure – 54th Street North | Lane Closures on West 41st Street—Minnesota Avenue…

Posted 08/19/2014 in Public Works

Street Construction News 8/18/14

Lane Closures on West 41st Street Minnesota Avenue to Center Avenue | *POSTPONED* Minnesota Avenue Road Construction …

Posted 08/18/2014 in Public Works

Street Construction News 8/15/14

Beginning on Monday, August 18, 2014, construction crews will begin street repairs on Minnesota Avenue between I-229 and Lotta Street…

Posted 08/15/2014 in Public Works

Jazz Show Canceled

Due to inclement weather conditions, Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation has canceled tonight’s performance of Jazz at Fawick…

Posted 08/15/2014 in Parks & Recreation

Street Construction News 8/14/14

Lane Closures on South Minnesota Avenue 22nd Street to 26th Street | Street Closure – Solberg Avenue…

Posted 08/14/2014 in Public Works

Armed Robbery: Updated with Photos

On August 13, 2014, at approximately 11:22 p.m., the Sioux Falls Police Department received a report of an armed robbery that had just occurred at the Crown Casino…

Posted 08/14/2014 in Police Department

Street Construction News 8/13/14

*POSTPONED* Bridge Repairs on Cliff Avenue near Tuthill Park | Sanitary Sewer Construction Intersection of 11th Street and Omaha Avenue | Minnesota Avenue Road Construction …

Posted 08/13/2014 in Public Works

Injury Car Accident

On August 12, 2014, at 9 p.m., Sioux Falls Police Department officers responded to the 1300 block of North Dakota Avenue for an injury accident…

Posted 08/13/2014 in Police Department

Missing Child - FOUND

Missing juvenile MATTHEW HILL has returned home and is OK…

Posted 08/11/2014 in Police Department

Automobile/Bike Accident

On August 8, 2014, three juvenile males were riding their bicycles westbound, on the north sidewalk, on West 12th Street approaching South Western Avenue…

Posted 08/11/2014 in Police Department

Street Construction News 8/8/14

Lane Closure – Russell Street | Lane Closure – 12th Street | Lane Closure – ‘A’ Avenue | 41st Street Closure at River Bluff Road…

Posted 08/08/2014 in Public Works

Car/Bicyclist Accident

Officers were in the 2600 block of South Minnesota Avenue at approximately 7 a.m. when they came across a car/bicycle accident that had just occurred.…

Posted 08/08/2014 in Police Department

Sioux Falls Murder/Suicide Investigation

On August 6 at 1:54 p.m., officers were dispatched to 607 West Seventh Street for a report of shots fired with two persons down…

Posted 08/07/2014 in Police Department

Cancellation of Cops, Kids, and Karts

Due to the inclement weather, the Cops, Kids, and Karts event at Thunder Road scheduled for today, from 5–7 p.m., is being postponed to a later date…

Posted 08/06/2014 in Police Department

Pools Closed Due to Weather

All Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation pool facilities will be closed today due to inclement weather…

Posted 08/06/2014 in Parks & Recreation

August Alcohol Compliance Check

On August 5, 2014, the Sioux Falls Police Department conducted an alcohol compliance check of 20 businesses. Nineteen businesses passed the check and one business failed…

Posted 08/06/2014 in Police Department

Aggravated Assault

On August 4, 2014, at 6:19 p.m., officers were summoned to Van Eps Park, 300 North Minnesota Avenue, on a stabbing…

Posted 08/05/2014 in Police Department

Street Construction News 8/8/14

Minnesota Avenue Parking Lane Closure | 41st Street Sidewalk Work | Madison Street Concrete Repairs | Louise Avenue Concrete Repairs …

Posted 08/04/2014 in Public Works

Officer Retirement

Traffic Services Officer Doug Flora will retire on Friday, August 8, 2014, after 25 years of service to the citizens of Sioux Falls…

Posted 08/04/2014 in Police Department

Spellerberg Park Pool to Close August 8

Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation announces that Spellerberg Park Pool will close for the season on Friday, August 8, 2014…

Posted 08/04/2014 in Parks & Recreation

Jazz at Fawick Series Scheduled to Kick Off

The talent is set and the park is ready for another season of Jazz at Fawick. Be sure to join Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation each Thursday in August at 7 p.m. at Fawick Park…

Posted 08/04/2014 in Parks & Recreation

National Night Out 2014

The National Association of Town Watch developed National Night Out (NNO) 30 years ago. Today, it involves more than 16,120 communities and 37.8 million people around the world…

Posted 08/04/2014 in Police Department

Street Construction News 8/1/14

Lane Closure – West 12th Street | Lane Closure – West 12th Street | 26th Street Patching | Street Repairs South Sycamore Avenue North of East 26th Street…

Posted 08/01/2014 in Public Works

Update: Missing Person Found

A man walked away from the VA Hospital on Thursday, July 31, 2014, around 3:30 p.m. Loren Roy Eckmann has several medical conditions and does not have any medication with him…

Posted 08/01/2014 in Police Department

Injury Accident

On July 31, 2014, at 3:36 p.m., Sioux Falls Police, Fire Rescue, and Rural/Metro Ambulance were dispatched to Silver Valley Drive and Marion Road for an injury car versus motorcycle accident…

Posted 08/01/2014 in Police Department

Street Construction News 7/31/14

Street Closure – Weber Avenue | Street Closure – South Witzke Avenue | Lane Closure – West 57th Street…

Posted 07/31/2014 in Public Works

Mosquito Control Spraying for the Sioux Falls Region

If weather conditions permit, the City of Sioux Falls Health Department will be conducting spraying efforts for mosquitoes in targeted areas of Sioux Falls this evening…

Posted 07/31/2014 in Health Department

Free Concert at McKennan Band Shell

A free show featuring live music from The Cactus Blossoms will begin at 7 p.m. on Monday, August 4, 2014, at the McKennan band shell weather permitting…

Posted 07/31/2014 in Parks & Recreation

Mosquito Control Spraying for the Sioux Falls Region

If weather conditions permit, the City of Sioux Falls Health Department will be conducting spraying efforts for mosquitoes in targeted areas of Sioux Falls this evening…

Posted 07/30/2014 in Health Department

Public Notice

This notice provides the public an opportunity to examine and comment on proposed Amendment #2 to the 2014 Action Plan for the City of Sioux Falls for a period of 30 days…

Posted 07/30/2014 in Community Development

Mosquito Control Spraying for the Sioux Falls Region

If weather conditions permit, the City of Sioux Falls Health Department will be conducting spraying efforts for mosquitoes in targeted areas of Sioux Falls this evening…

Posted 07/29/2014 in Health Department

Mosquito Control Spraying for the Sioux Falls Region

If weather conditions permit, the City of Sioux Falls Health Department will be conducting spraying efforts for mosquitoes in targeted areas of Sioux Falls this evening…

Posted 07/28/2014 in Health Department

Planning Commission Briefing on Shape Sioux Falls

Prior to the monthly Planning Commission public hearing, the City of Sioux Falls Planning Commission will be having a briefing on Tuesday, August 5, 2014, at 12 noon…

Posted 07/28/2014 in Planning & Building Services