Recent News Releases

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Update: Missing Person Found

On October 18, 2014, at approximately 3:05 p.m., the Sioux Falls Police Department located the body of 49-year-old Pamela Kneip in a wooded area in Arrowhead Park…

Posted 10/20/2014 in Police Department

Robbery at 6001 South Western Avenue (Kum & Go)

At approximately 11:39 p.m. on October 18, 2014, officers of the Sioux Falls Police Department responded to the Kum & Go gas station located at 6001 South Western Avenue…

Posted 10/20/2014 in Police Department

Update on Fatal Motor Vehicle Accident

On October 17, 2014, at 7:18 p.m., Sioux Falls Police, Sioux Falls Fire Rescue, and Rural/Metro Ambulance were called to the scene of a two-vehicle traffic accident…

Posted 10/20/2014 in Police Department

Street Construction News 10/14/14

Lane Closure – St Andrews Drive | Lane Closure – South Marion Road | Street Closure – 17th Street | Lane Closures – Russell Street | Eighth Street Construction …

Posted 10/17/2014 in Public Works

Siouxland Libraries to “Read for the Record”

Read for the Record Day is October 21, 2014. Representatives of local businesses, City of Sioux Falls officials, and community leaders will read Bunny Cakes by Rosemary Wells…

Posted 10/17/2014 in Siouxland Libraries - A City/County Partnership

Detective Darrell Wilking Retirement Celebration

Investigative Services Fraud Detective Darrell Wilking will retire on Friday, October 17, 2014, after 25 years of service to the citizens of Sioux Falls…

Posted 10/16/2014 in Police Department

Aggravated Robbery and Arrest

At about 8:12 a.m. on October 16, 2014, officers from the Sioux Falls Police Department responded to McDonald’s, located at 4000 West 41st Street…

Posted 10/16/2014 in Police Department

Geek Week Begins October 20

As part of the Geek the Library campaign, Siouxland Libraries presents Geek Week, October 20–25, 2014…

Posted 10/16/2014 in Siouxland Libraries - A City/County Partnership

Residential Robbery

On October 13, 2014, at 10:55 p.m., Sioux Falls Police Department Officers were dispatched to the 2900 block of North Pontiac Place for a robbery at a private residence…

Posted 10/14/2014 in Police Department

Injury Accident

On October 11, 2014, at 9:48 p.m., the Sioux Falls Police Department responded to West Burnside Street and North Sigler Avenue for an injury accident involving a truck and moped…

Posted 10/14/2014 in Police Department

Assault Investigation

On October 12, 2014, at 5:39 p.m., the Sioux Falls Police Department was dispatched to 2206 West Madison Street for a gunshot wound…

Posted 10/14/2014 in Police Department

Attempted Stabbing

On October 11, 2014, at 1:10 a.m., Sioux Falls Police Department officers were dispatched to the 500 block of North Cliff Avenue for an unknown problem…

Posted 10/14/2014 in Police Department

2014 Fallen Firefighter Memorial Service

The 27th annual Minnehaha County Fallen Firefighter Memorial Service will be held on Sunday, October 12, 2014, in honor of firefighters nationwide who died in the line of duty…

Posted 10/10/2014 in Fire Rescue

Public Notice

This notice provides the public an opportunity to examine and comment on proposed Amendment #4 to the 2014 Action Plan for the City of Sioux Falls for a period of 30 days…

Posted 10/10/2014 in Community Development

Siouxland Libraries Celebrates Teen Read Week

Siouxland Libraries will mark Teen Read Week on October 12–18, 2014, with special events for students in grades 6–12…

Posted 10/10/2014 in Siouxland Libraries - A City/County Partnership

Street Closure – North Elmwood Avenue

Beginning on Friday morning, October 10, 2014, North Elmwood Avenue will be closed between West Burnside Street and West Madison Street…

Posted 10/10/2014 in Public Works

Hit and Run Accident/DWI Arrest

On October 10, 2014, at 1:26 a.m., the Sioux Falls Police Department responded to the 900 block of South Southeastern Avenue for a rollover accident…

Posted 10/10/2014 in Police Department

Armed Robbery

On October 9, 2014, at 10:21 p.m., the Sioux Falls Police Department received a report of an armed robbery that just occurred at East 15th Street and South First Avenue…

Posted 10/10/2014 in Police Department

Meth Lab Seized in Sioux Falls Home

On October 7, 2014, the Sioux Falls Area Drug Task Force executed a search warrant at 501 South Fourth Avenue, Sioux Falls, SD. Detectives seized used “one pot” vessels, chemicals…

Posted 10/09/2014 in Police Department

Join Siouxland Libraries’ New Language Club

Join the Library Language Learners Club at Siouxland Libraries! The program explores the Mango language database, where users can learn up to 63 different languages…

Posted 10/09/2014 in Siouxland Libraries - A City/County Partnership

Minnesota Avenue Road Construction

Beginning on Thursday, October 9, 2014, construction crews will perform crack sealing on Minnesota Avenue between I-229 and Lotta Street…

Posted 10/08/2014 in Street Construction

2014 Fire Prevention Week

October 5–11, 2014, is Fire Prevention Week. This year’s theme is “Working smoke alarms save lives!” …

Posted 10/07/2014 in Fire Rescue

Weapons Violation/Narcotics Arrest

On October 6, 2014, at 7:46 p.m., the Sioux Falls Police Department was dispatched to the area of West 14th Street and South Minnesota Avenue for a weapons violation…

Posted 10/07/2014 in Police Department

Robbery

On October 5, 2014, at approximately 10 p.m., 911 Dispatch received a report of a man injured near the 2100 block of West Madison Street…

Posted 10/06/2014 in Police Department

Street Construction News 10/3/14

Beginning on Monday, October 6, 2014, work will begin to replace the asphalt approaches to the railroad overpass on 57th Street between Lewis Avenue and Southeastern Avenue…

Posted 10/03/2014 in Public Works

Serious Injury Vehicle/Building Collision

At 8:29 p.m. on October 2, 2014, Metro Communications received a report of a vehicle versus building collision at Elmwood Golf Course…

Posted 10/03/2014 in Police Department

Public Notice

This notice provides the public the opportunity to examine and comment on the proposed 2015-2019 Consolidated Plan and 2015 Action Plan for the City of Sioux Falls for a period…

Posted 10/03/2014 in Affordable Housing

Street Construction News 10/2/14

Lane Closure – Kiwanis Avenue | Lane Closure – 12th Street | Street Closure – Brennan Drive …

Posted 10/02/2014 in Public Works

Mosquito Control Efforts Continue Into Fall

As we move into fall, Health Department officials remind residents that mosquitoes are still active and can still present a health risk…

Posted 09/30/2014 in Health Department

Street Construction News 9/29/14

EXTENDED: Lane Closure – South Terry Avenue | 57th Street Bridge Work | Downtown Tree Planter Maintenance Begins | Lane Closures – 33rd Street…

Posted 09/29/2014 in Public Works

Injury Accident

On September 28, 2014, at 8:36 p.m., officers of the Sioux Falls Police Department along with Sioux Falls Fire Rescue and Rural/Metro Ambulance were summoned…

Posted 09/29/2014 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 weekend…

Posted 09/26/2014 in Vector/Mosquito Control

Street Construction News 9/26/14

Road Closure – Six Mile Road | Lane Closure – 41st Street | Lane Closure – East Tenth Street | Lane Closure – South Minnesota Avenue…

Posted 09/26/2014 in Public Works

Enterovirus D68 (EV-D68) Identified in South Dakota

With the announcement that the enterovirus D68 (EV-D68) has been identified in West River, South Dakota, the Sioux Falls Health Department is working in partnership…

Posted 09/26/2014 in Health Department

Street Construction News 9/25/14

Street Closure – Bahnson Avenue | Lane Closure – Rice Street | Lane Closure – 60th Street North | Lane Closures – Minnesota Avenue | Street Closure – Connie Avenue…

Posted 09/25/2014 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 during this evening…

Posted 09/25/2014 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 during this evening…

Posted 09/24/2014 in Health Department

Street Construction News 9/23/14

Lane Closure – East Tenth Street | Lane Closure – East Sixth Street | 14th Street Construction …

Posted 09/23/2014 in Public Works

Planning Commission Briefing on Assessed Values

Prior to the monthly Planning Commission public hearing, the City of Sioux Falls Planning Commission will be having a briefing on Tuesday, September 30, 2014, at 12 noon…

Posted 09/23/2014 in Planning & Building Services

Siouxland Libraries Offers Blanket Sampler Squares Class

Love to knit, but need a little more excitement in your stitches? Come join us for a weekly class and learn eight new knitting patterns by making a different sampler square each week…

Posted 09/23/2014 in Siouxland Libraries - A City/County Partnership

Hit and Run Involving Pedestrian

On September 20, 2014, at approximately 11:09 p.m., Sioux Falls Police were dispatched to 21st Street and Cliff Avenue for a report of a hit and run accident involving a pedestrian…

Posted 09/22/2014 in Police Department

Suspicious Device

On September 17, 2014, at 5:44 p.m., officers were summoned to the northeast corner of 14th Street and Minnesota Avenue for a suspicious device…

Posted 09/22/2014 in Police Department

Armed Barricaded Subject

On September 21, 2014, at 1:16 p.m., members of the Sioux Falls Police Department, Lincoln County Sherriff’s Office, and the South Dakota Highway Patrol responded to 6201 West 65th…

Posted 09/22/2014 in Police Department

Street Construction News 9/18/14

Lane Closure – 41st Street | Street Closure – Sixth Street | Street Closure – McClellan Street | Street Closure – West 32nd Street | Lane Closure – Klein Avenue | Street Closure – Tennis Lane…

Posted 09/18/2014 in Public Works

Emergency Lane Closure – 41st Street

On Wednesday morning, September 17, 2014, the outside eastbound lane on 41st Street will be closed between Grange Avenue and Summit Avenue…

Posted 09/17/2014 in Public Works