On Air Now

Upcoming Shows

Program Schedule »

Tune in to Listen

95.7 FM Sioux Falls, SD


Current Conditions(Sioux Falls,SD 57104)

More Weather »
76° Feels Like: 76°
Wind: SSE 18 mph Past 24 hrs - Precip: 0”
Current Radar for Zip


Mostly Sunny 74°


Mostly Clear 58°


AM Clouds/PM Sun 86°


  • 0 Severe Weather Alerts
  • 0 Cancellations

Confirmed whooping cough cases now over 50 in SD


Rapid City, SD (KELO AM) - More than 50 cased of whooping cough have been confirmed in South Dakota this year, with about a third in Lawrence County.

According to the Rapid City Journal, there have been 51 cases in the state so far this year.  Seventeen of those have been reported in Lawrence County.

Three-quarters of the cases are from children younger than 15 years old. Lon Kightlinger, State Epidemiologist,  says about a quarter of those have not been vaccinated.

According to the Department of Health, if you have not been vaccinated against whooping cough, you can contact local health providers.