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Parents Notified of Whooping Cough Exposure at Roosevelt High School  KDLT News

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.- With only about a month of school left, parents received a letter last night saying there was an exposure of whooping cough at Roosevelt ...

Possible Whooping Cough Exposure at Roosevelt High School  KDLT News

SIOUX FALLS, SD – Families of students at Roosevelt High School, the largest school in the state, received an email Thursday evening from the school district ...

Local teacher's music program catches the ears of Dierks Bentley and the CMA  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

A local Sioux Falls music teacher is getting national recognition by the country music world Tuesday. Robyn Starks Holcomb, a Roosevelt High School choir ...

Threat of school shooting left on Reddit; FBI, Sioux Falls police investigating  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

A detailed threat of a school shooting at Roosevelt High School is currently being investigated by the Sioux Falls Police Department.

School district apologizes for Roosevelt High School's performance of "The Foreigner"  KELO AM-FM

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. ( -- The Sioux Falls School District has apologized for a recent play at Roosevelt High School that included students dressed in ...

With record enrollment of 2,300, Roosevelt principal says 'this year is a miracle'  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Roosevelt High School will open its doors Thursday morning to about 2300 students or more, it's highest enrollment to date, according to multiple school ...

Pierre high school junior wins 2019 Congressional Art Competition for SD  Drgnews

A Pierre T.F. Riggs High School junior is the winner of the 2019 Congressional Art Competition for South Dakota. Emily Hughes won for her acrylic on vinyl ...

Roosevelt High School Powerlifters Are Heading to Nationals  KDLT News

SIOUX FALLS, SD- Mason Amato and Jasmine Greer originally signed up for power lifting to help improve their throwing skills for track. Now they have a chance ...

Growing Pains at Roosevelt High School  KDLT News

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - Sioux Falls is one of the fastest growing cities in South Dakota. Just by looking at the record breaking enrollment numbers at Roosevelt ...

Roosevelt looks at ways to get kids off campus, free up space in overcrowded building  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Madison Howard doesn't bother using her locker. She's got one, but it's tough to access because the Roosevelt High School hallways are packed ...

LISTEN: Four South Dakota college players waiting for The Call from the NFL  KELO AM-FM

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. ( -- Four young men who played their collegiate football in South Dakota might be hearing their names called in the NFL Draft, ...

Roosevelt shuts out Washington at Presidents Bowl  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Rough Riders roll to 29-0 victory over three-time defending champs, snapping Warriors' 35-game win streak.

Police Respond To Threat At Roosevelt High School  KELOLAND TV

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - Roosevelt High School will have some extra security for a few days. Police are investigating a threat to the school, and the district's notified ...

Students Weigh In On Crowded Hallways At Roosevelt High School  KELOLAND TV

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - We are getting a new perspective of the crowding inside South Dakota's largest school. More than 25,000 students go to Sioux Falls Public ...

Online threat made against Roosevelt High School | News  KELO AM-FM

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. ( -- Sioux Falls police are investigating an online post made overnight claiming that there would be a shooting in the Roosevelt ...

Police Still Seeking Information On Threatening Posts Against Roosevelt High School  KELOLAND TV

Sioux Falls police are encouraging anyone with information about threatening social media posts against the school district to come forward.

Sioux Falls School District apologizes for 'culturally insensitive' play involving KKK garb  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

The Sioux Falls School District is apologizing to the public Tuesday after a weekend performance of "The Foreigner" at Roosevelt High School was found to be ...

Move aside Cornhuskers: SDSU and USF had more players drafted than Nebraska  KELO AM-FM

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. ( -- There was a time when several Nebraska Cornhusker football players would have their name called on NFL Draft day.

Roosevelt High School students caught with BB guns on school grounds  KELO AM-FM

Two students were arrested for bringing five BB guns into Roosevelt High School on Tuesday. The two male students, ages 14 and 16, were charged with ...

NFL Draft: Jordan Brown, Trey Pipkins among area hopefuls hoping for the call  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

The NFL Draft starts Thursday in Nashville and runs through Saturday.

AOTW presented by Sanford Health: Jordyn Thoene, Roosevelt  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

This week's Argus Leader Athlete of the Week presented by Sanford Health placed second in the All-Around at the East-West qualifier.

Reactions to students dressed in KKK costumes | News  KELO AM-FM

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. ( -- Establishing Sustainable Connections (ESC), a Sioux Falls nonprofit organization, was offended by a play Roosevelt High ...

School learns the hard way: Student actors and KKK robes are a bad fit  MPR News

There is, perhaps, a debate to be had on the matter of artistic expression and racist symbols in history, but it's inarguable that if a school district puts on a play ...

Principal: Roosevelt students brought 5 BB guns to school to sell or trade  KSFY

Administrators at Roosevelt High School say students and staff were never at risk while some teens brought five BB guns into the building to sell or trade.

Ralph Olsen  Freemansd

Ralph Edward Olsen was born April 9, 1923, in Minneapolis, Minn., to Oscar Lenhart Olsen and Rose Amanda Johnson Olsen. Ralph passed away on Saturday, ...

Roosevelt choir director receives national honors | News  KELO AM-FM

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. ( -- Roosevelt's vocal music program has more than doubled in size under Robyn Starks-Holcomb's leadership. Now she's being ...

Presidents Bowl primer: Championship rematch highlights 2018 edition  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

This year's Presidents Bowl should be nothing short of phenomenal with No. 5 Brandon Valley taking on No. 4 Lincoln, followed by a rematch of last year's Class ...

AOTW presented by Sanford Health: Eli Kadoun, Roosevelt  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

This week's Argus Leader Athlete of the Week presented by Sanford Health ran his record to 20-1 over the weekend.

Watertown activities director Steve Moore to take over as Roosevelt AD  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Watertown activities director Steve Moore has been tabbed to replace Casey Meile as activities director at Roosevelt High School.

Roosevelt senior trades baseball bats for golf swings; finds future as golf coach  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Roosevelt High School senior Maxwell Erickson's natural golf talent leads to change in career goals.

Extreme Cold Keeps Killing Emerald Ash Borer  KDLT News

Today, February 27th, a class at Roosevelt High School in Sioux Falls cut a little deeper into some ash branches. Professor of Forestry at SDSU, John Ball, was ...

Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz performs at Roosevelt High School  KSFY

Students at Roosevelt High School had the opportunity Friday to hear the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz perform.

Cade's Calling  KELOLAND TV

Most people graduate from high school, and then build a career.

Sioux Falls School District eyes land options for new high school, middle school  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

"We're just trying to put ourselves in a position, so we can move forward after the bond election," said Doug Morrison with the school district.

Architect hired to design new Sioux Falls high school, will help decide location by Nov. 1  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Just like that, less than a week after more than 85 percent of voters approved a new high school, the Sioux Falls School District has hired the architect for the $84 ...

LIVE: Sioux Falls High School graduation ceremonies  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

More than 1500 Sioux Falls students will earn their diplomas this weekend.

Live near Roosevelt High School? You've got new stores headed your way, in Roosevelt Marketplace  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

There isn't as much commercial development as one might expect in the area around Roosevelt High School, even though there are plenty of homes nearby.

Photos: Athlete of the Week: Eli Kadoun  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Photos of Eli Kadoun at practice and at the Floyd Farrand Invitational.

Gazelles Earn Win At Sioux Falls Roosevelt | Sports  Yankton Daily Press

SIOUX FALLS — After dropping a three-overtime thriller earlier in the week, the Yankton girls' basketball team responded with a dominant defensive effort in ...

SF Roosevelt students meet presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke  KELOLAND TV

SIOUX CITY, Iowa (KELO) -- There's a first time for everything. A Roosevelt High School student from Sioux Falls invited Democratic presidential candidate Beto ...

South Dakota high school basketball scores: Dec. 7  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Friday's high school basketball scores: BOYS PREP BASKETBALL. Aberdeen Christian 59, Warner 39. Alcester-Hudson 60, Freeman Academy/Marion 56.

Above the Rim: Initial takeaways from Class AA girls state tournament brackets  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Some opening thoughts on this year's Class AA girls field.

NFL Draft: Trey Pipkins, Jordan Brown earn the call; Taryn Christion signs with Seattle  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Pipkins is first Division II player taken - as 91st pick in third round. Undrafted Christion signs with Seattle.

South Dakota high school basketball: Previewing 'Super Tuesday'  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Tonight's high school hoops slate is one of the best regular-season lineups we've seen in quite a while.

South Dakota high school football scores and roundup (Nov. 2)  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Stay with for updates and more from tonight's high school football games. This page will be updated as final scores come in.

South Dakota House defeats bill lowering high school drop out age  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

A bill lowering the age to drop out of school from 18 years old to 16 years old was defeated in the House on Monday.

Students prepare for new year at Roosevelt High School Rider Charge day  KSFY

Scientifically speaking, it's still summer. Fall is in the air as students head back to school. For Sioux Falls School District students, that happens in about two ...

Roosevelt Juniors Nab National Art Awards  KELOLAND TV

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - Two artists from Roosevelt High School are shipping their pieces off to New York City after winning major awards. Juniors Carlee Johnson ...

Roosevelt High School to Hire Steve Moore as Activities Director  ESPN

Watertown activities director Steve Moore has resigned from his position to accept the same job at Sioux Falls Roosevelt.

Roosevelt student selects fine arts programs for $10,000 award  KSFY

A Sioux Falls Roosevelt High School student who won $10000 in this year's Lesson Learned SD program is helping out her school.

Street captures 5th at powerlifting invite  Daily Republic

Jared Street, of the Mitchell Powerlifting Club, took fifth place at Saturday's Sioux Falls O'Gorman Invitational. Street placed fifth out of 22 lifters in the 205-pound ...

Ellis: A debate is coming over what to name the new Sioux Falls high school  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

You can thank the Sioux Falls School Board for what's coming. That big black cloud of controversy rolling across the prairie toward our fair city is the board's ...

79 nominated for Sioux Falls Teacher of the Year award  KSFY

Dozens of Sioux Falls teachers have been nominated for excellence in teaching.

Sioux Falls woman completes her 100th marathon  KSFY

It's a goal many people hope to reach in their lifetime, but for one Sioux Falls woman, just one marathon wasn't enough.

Sioux Falls Christian adds $1.34 million expansion as private school growth trend continues  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Sioux Falls Christian Schools will add $1.34 million worth of classrooms by next summer.


He's not even done with high school yet, but a local musician is already starting a recording career.

Striving for excellence | News, Sports, Jobs  Marshall Independent

MARSHALL — It takes a lot of work to get more than 2000 high school marching band and color guard members to shine on the field. And at Pursuit of ...

South Dakota High School Basketball Media Poll: Yankton boys retain top spot in Class AA  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

With wins over Spearfish and Rapid City Stevens, the Yankton boys retained the No. 1 spot in Class AA in the latest South Dakota High School Basketball Media ...

Roosevelt High students file out to honor Florida victims  KELO AM-FM

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. ( -- Hundreds of students filed out of Roosevelt High School today to honor the 17 people killing in the Florida school shooting.

Casey Meile to replace father Mark Meile as Sioux Falls activities director  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Roosevelt High School activities director Casey Meile will take over as activities coordinator for the Sioux Falls School District starting July 1, taking over the ...

DECA Leads Students Toward The Future  KELOLAND TV

This week, students that are a part of DECA got a chance to compete in the annual State Career Development Conference.

Roosevelt High School Band holds fundraiser Saturday  KSFY

The Roosevelt High School band will hold a Breakfast & Jazz fundraiser Saturday morning at the school.

A new Sioux Falls high school will cost $84.7 million. That's just the tip of the iceberg.  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

District officials have a list of $278 million worth of building and renovation projects.

Above the Rim: Class AA basketball midseason reset  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

As we enter the final month of the Class AA basketball season, here's a look at where everyone stands with respect to the #SoDak16.

Group protests judge's decision to allow jailed teen to attend graduation  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

A Sioux Falls teen who pleaded guilty to manslaughter and other charges after a deadly 2017 crash that killed another teenage boy may walk at his high school ...

Sioux Falls School District Updates Open Enrollment Policy  KELOLAND TV

Open enrollment in the Sioux Falls School district is getting a lot tougher.

Powerlifting continues growth in Dell Rapids and Baltic  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

The Dell Rapids powerlifting team, following the state meet on March 23 at Sioux Falls Roosevelt High School (l-r): Zach Schreier, Ethan Riswold, Brandon ...

'Teddy Roosevelt' visits Sioux Falls  KSFY

One of our nation's most popular presidents - and one of South Dakota's famous faces - is making a special visit to Sioux Falls.

Editorial: Time is right to build new schools  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Sioux Falls School District bond referendum for new facilities makes sense in light of rising enrollment challenges.

Redfield native announces bid for White House in 2020  KSFY

Tyrell J. Heaton said he filed with the Federal Election Commission in August of 2017 and officially announced his run for the White House on Wednesday.

Career and Tech Ed students shadow legislators  Drgnews

February is National Career and Technical Education Month. As part of the celebration, 43 student leaders came to Pierre Feb. 5-6, for the South Dakota Career ...

Whitney: Meile helped lift Sioux Falls athletics to new heights  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

When Mark Meile became athletic coordinator of the state's largest school district in 1993, Sioux Falls was more pushover than powerhouse. How times have ...

Recalling Roosevelt's remarkable basketball run  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Twenty years ago, the Rough Riders started a girls basketball win streak that reached a record 111 games. It still stands.

Giliberto's Mexican Taco Shop Plans Western Sioux Falls Location  KELOLAND TV

Giliberto's Mexican Taco Shop is planning a location in the new Roosevelt Marketplace in western Sioux Falls.

Highlights: Election day is almost here; New Tech High student helps homeless women with Hope 4 Huhas  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Happy day before Election Day! Ok, that was too easy. You had to know I would probably start with more bond coverage in this week's newsletter. Don't worry, I'll ...

New Roosevelt coach Begeman was born to the sport  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Mike Begeman was driving home after an O'Gorman Knights basketball game and, like all high school coaches in the aftermath of these kinds of things, ...

First Class: Roosevelt student hopes to go from El Salvador to the FBI  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Editor's note: This is the eighth in a 12-part series looking at the winners of the inaugural Argus Leader First Class Scholarship in partnership with Augustana ...

Sanford Children's Hospital holds annual Christmas at the Castle  KSFY

It was a festive night at Sanford Children's Hospital in Sioux Falls for the annual Christmas at the Castle celebration and Christmas tree lighting.

SoDak 16 Volleyball: MCM Sweeps Dakota Valley | Sports  Yankton Daily Press

SIOUX FALLS — The McCook Central-Montrose Fighting Cougars came out swinging and survived every Dakota Valley surge, beating the Panthers 25-13, ...

South Dakota State University's Performing Arts Center expansion  KSFY

BROOKINGS, S.D. (KSFY) - Each year South Dakota State Unversity draws in more than 100,000 visitors to the Performing Arts Center. Now, the curtains are ...

Here's what you can do with a drone in Sioux Falls parks now that it's legal  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Sioux Falls drone enthusiasts earned a victory this week when the City Council repealed a long-standing ban on flying unmanned aircraft over city parks.

Sioux Falls teens making prom attire with duct tape for competition  KSFY

Two Sioux Falls teens have been working hard on their prom attire ... out of duct tape.

Watertown School District activities director Steve Moore resigns, accepts similar position at Sioux Falls Roosevelt  Watertown Public Opinion

Watertown School District Activities Director Steve Moore submitted his resignation on Monday in order to accept a similar position at Roosevelt High School in ...

Highlights: Fox News host weighs in on the new high school; meet Argus Leader's Elite 45  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Happy Monday, Sioux Falls! We hope you enjoyed your Thanksgiving with family and friends, and that the turkey-coma you may have had kept you from getting ...

Washington's Lily Bartling named Gatorade South Dakota Volleyball Player of the Year  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

In its 34th year of honoring the nation's best high school athletes, Gatorade announced Washington senior Lily Bartling as its 2018-19 Gatorade South Dakota ...

Libertarian candidate George Hendrickson a 'passionate' voice for South Dakota  KSFY

There are four candidates running for South Dakota's lone seat in the U.S. House of Representatives. One of them is the libertarian candidate, George ...

Sioux Falls student needs your vote in duct tape prom suit contest  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Sioux Falls student Brenten Bartels and his duct tape suit have made it to the final competition for a college scholarship. And he needs your vote.

Open Enrollment Starts Monday  KELOLAND TV

Many parents will be lining up on Monday to get into the school of their choice in Sioux Falls.

'She's not getting better': Can prison help drug users recover?  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Former Roosevelt student Amber Abbott is serving time at the South Dakota Women's Prison for drug-related charges. She is still shadowed by her opioid ...

Roosevelt volleyball coach Holly Lynch announces retirement  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

15-year veteran plans to stay on as teacher at the high school.

Tagyn Larson doing heavy lifting for South Dakota State women  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

BROOKINGS – Tagyn Larson doesn't really look the part of Division I post player, but she's quickly becoming one of the better ones in the Summit League.

Tax hike for new schools 'reasonable,' officials say. Here's what it means for your wallet.  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Here's a breakdown of what a $190 million bond could mean to you in the first year.

Does Sioux Falls need another high school? District weighs options  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Sioux Falls isn't ready for the class of 2025. The city's public high schools are on pace to burst at the seams before today's kindergartners make it to graduation.

Sioux Falls School District offers flu vaccination for students and staff  KELO AM-FM

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. ( – Students in the Sioux Falls School District are back in the classroom, and the summer calendar is quickly turning the page to ...

Stevens Soccer plays against Sioux Falls Roosevelt | Photos  Rapid City Journal

Rapid City Stevens High School girls and boys soccer teams play against Sioux Falls Roosevelt High School Saturday afternoon at Sioux Park.

2018 Argus Leader South Dakota high school football preview  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Links to all of the Argus Leader's 2018 high school football preview stories.

Sioux Falls teacher charged with secretly recording women  KSFY

Sioux Falls police arrest a Roosevelt H.S. teacher for allegedly going around town looking up women's skirts in public places with a shoe cam.

Will proposed graduation requirements lower standards at your child's school?  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Sioux Falls school officials, teachers and parents say they're concerned proposed changes to next year's graduation requirements could lower standards for ...

Students, YELL, at the Capitol | Local News Stories  The Capital Journal

Two years later, the autopsy of the 2016 presidential election is still ongoing. Some aspects of that norms-shattering year will be debated by historians and ...

Ready and waiting: Taryn Christion eyes next challenge as NFL Draft looms  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Former South Dakota State quarterback hopes to hear his name called next week in Nashville.

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