It was a cold January morning many, many, many years ago. An 8 pound, 2 ounce baby girl was born to Mr. and Mrs. Brown. The names Jennifer Lee and Myra Jean were tossed around but, "Karla" finally stuck. No, I wasn't named after my grandma or any other important figure in my parent's life. I was named after a soap opera character on "General Hospital." Fast forward many, many, many years and here I am. I wanted this job so bad, I started on Christmas Eve, 1994. Now, that's dedication! My interests include stalking Rick Springfield, stalking Ben Davis and stalking Todd Heitkamp. Join me from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. every weekday and we'll "MIX it up!"
Chew on This: The SandBar & Grill is a West Side Surprise
"Chew on This" is a series of stories highlighting the vibrant, local, non-national chain restaurant scene in Sioux Falls. You should try The SandBar & Grill
The Banquet Needs Your Plastic Containers
If you're planning to "tidy up" your pantry, we have a way for you to recycle all of those plastic containers instead of throwing them away.
American Idol Maddie Poppe Coming to Grand Falls Casino
Clarksville, Iowa native and "American Idol" winner Maddie Poppe is coming to Grand Falls Casino and Resort.
South Dakota Chislic Festival Making Big Changes for 2019
A bigger venue and extended hours are a few of the changes made for the 2019 South Dakota Chislic Festival in Freeman.
B&G Milkyway Sets Season Opening Date
The first sign of spring is when B&G Milkyway announces its season opening date.
10 Aphrodisiac Foods Proven to Spark a Little Romance on Valentine’s Day.
If you need a little help heating things up on Valentine's Day, try these 10 aphrodisiacs.
I Finally Tried Chick-fil-A
I've always wondered what all the hype was about. How could a fast food restaurant have chicken sandwiches that tasted that good?
What’s the Origin Behind Chili and Cinnamon Rolls?
I've been hearing a lot about cinnamon rolls and chili lately. Apparently, this is a thing. I had to find the origin behind this unlikely combination.
60 Birthday Freebies You Can Get at Sioux Falls Businesses
Several businesses right here in Sioux Falls offer great birthday freebies. Here's a list of 60!
Does Your Family Have Any Weird Recipes?
Does your family have any weird food recipes that you grew up with? Check out my recipe for chip dip and potatoes with dogs.