The Wrap: This Week in Review
Here’s a few of the stories that had Sioux Falls and surrounding area talking this week:
A texting-while driving ban is likely to pass in Aberdeen. The city would join 6 others: Sioux Falls, Mitchell, Watertown, Brookings, Vermillion, Huron in an effort to reduce distracted driving.
3-time Spring Cup Champion Tony Stewart is scheduled to race the World of Outlaws on July 3rd, 2013 at Huset’s Speedwayin Brandon. Stewart races on rare occasions in the World of Outlaws Series and on July 27, 2011, Stewart won his first ever World of Outlaws race at Ohsweken Speedway. Three days later, Tony will race in the Coke Zero 400 at Daytona International Speedway. Tickets are on sale now.
107 gamblers took to the poker tables in Deadwood for the South Dakota State Poker Championship. Russell Spaid of Pierre took the top prize of $31,000. Given his last name, I’m guessing he didn’t win with hearts…
South Dakota State Trooper Andrew Steen has been named the American Association of State Troopers “2013 Trooper of the Year.” He was recognized for his bravery following an incident last October in which he sustained life-threatening injuries and multiple surgeries, and a medically-induced coma. Congratulations, Trooper Steen!
A man clad only in a black Ninja outfit was taken into custody for allegedly robbing a man on the streets of Sioux Falls Tuesday morning. He told the victim that he was “some sort of undercover agent” according to scanner. He was arrested on a dozen charges including resisting arrest and drugs.
Scooter’s Coffee & Yogurt is the latest drive-thru in Sioux Falls take nip that caffeine craving in the bud. The coffee hot-spot is in the parking lot at Avera Home Medical Equipment at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue.
Pic of the Week: This was posted on the Cabela’s Twitter feed on Thursday. It was titled, “Here’s something you don’t see every day! Two bass with one cast!” Wherever in South Dakota this was taken is a lucky fishin’ spot indeed! Any ideas? Comment and share on Facebook below.
The Viral Video of the Week: You knew going into this thing that a guy dancing in a bikini bottom was a classic “I can’t NOT watch” this nightmare unfolding…
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