User uShare Login | Register
Login
Register

Along with posting photos, videos, and stories, your uShare account lets you post Classified Ads, recipes on What's For Dinner, and Announcements.


36° View Weather Current Conditions Sioux Falls Change Location
Set Weather Options

RADAR LOCATION

TEMPERATURE LOCATION

Snow and blowing snow likely in NE KELOLAND, click here for details.

 

KELOLAND.com | Sioux Falls News & Weather, South Dakota News & Weather, Minnesota and Iowa News

[0] My Saved Articles
Back to all news

Education

Find local businesses
on the KELO Pages!

 

Back To School Shopping Gets Underway

August 3, 2014, 5:39 PM by Kathleen Serie

Back To School Shopping Gets Underway
SIOUX FALLS, SD -

With the start of the academic year just around the corner, parents and children are starting to cross off items on the back to school list.

For many families, the start of a new school year is an expensive time, buying new backpacks, clothes, and of course supplies like pencils and notebooks.

But even despite the cost, some parents, like Ted Braaten, are staying optimistic about the end of summer shopping list. He says the sales that many stores have help to alleviate some of the back to school expense for his son, Brady.

“It works out alright. We make everything work, and he gets what he needs and gets a good education, that's all we're worried about,” parent Ted Braaten said.

Along with parents buying supplies for their kids, there are also people purchasing various back to school items to donate.

We'll hear more from people about how the beginning of the school year affects their budget tonight on KELOLAND Weekend News at 10.

KELOLAND.com KELOLAND.com KELOLAND.com KELOLAND.com KELOLAND.com KELOLAND.com
Photo Credit:
Photo Gallery:

Previous Story

Next Story


Comments







 
Find Local Businesses on KELO Pages!

View education

You may also like

Mines President Denies Role In Unlawful Lobbying

11/19/2014 7:41 AM

South Dakota School of Mines President Heather Wilson says she wasn't involved in any unlawful attempts to lobby federal officials on behalf of on...

Full Story
Artist Finishes Watercolor Of Mark Twain School

11/21/2014 7:37 PM

It's a year of transitions at Mark Twain Elementary.

Full Story
Mark Twain Students Take Part In Reunification Drill

11/18/2014 5:40 PM

Some Sioux Falls students are ready for an emergency.  On Tuesday, 4th and 5th graders at Mark Twain Elementary School took part in a reunif...

Full Story | Watch
SD Joins Effort To Improve Distance Education

11/19/2014 5:44 AM

South Dakota is joining a national effort to make distance education more accessible to college students across state lines.

Full Story


Events