The big game on Sunday night had every Sioux Falls football fan excited, especially the San Francisco 49ers and Kanas City Chief fans. But the biggest star that had some Sioux Falls residents excited wasn't even on the field.

Sioux Falls “Swifties” were thrilled to see Taylor Swift cheer on her boyfriend Travis Kelce and the Kanas City Chiefs. Some Sioux Falls “Swifties” even hosted Taylor Swift Super Bowl parties in honor of the pop star and "the guy on the Chiefs."

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Our news partners at Dakota News Now got invited to an epic "Swiftie" Super Bowl Party in Sioux Falls! As a Kanas City Chiefs fan and a fellow "Swiftie," Courtney Sorsen of Sioux Falls appreciates everything that Taylor Swift has done for the game. Courtney's daughter is a "Swiftie" and she sees how excited her daughter gets when she sees Taylor on screen. Even if it's only for a few seconds. Courtney also notices that her daughter is spending more time with her grandpa in front of the TV during football season.

“More younger girls like my daughter, she’s a Swiftie and she started to watch football more because of Taylor and I like that because we get to share that time together and she can spend that time with her grandpa."

Looks like the Sioux Falls Taylor Swift-themed Super Bowl parties helped the Kanas City Chiefs bring home the win! They won in a thrilling overtime.

Say what you want about the “Swifties” of the Sioux Empire. At least they have "style."

10 Small-Town South Dakota Restaurants That Are Worth The Drive

The Sioux Empire is full of restaurants that are long-known to be local favorites.

Sure, they might be a short drive from home, but you won't regret the experience at these hometown mainstays.

Here are 10 of the best small-town restaurants in South Dakota.


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10 Wild South Dakota Snowstorms

Even though snow is blanketing the Sioux Empire, some snowstorms still do not compare to these ten dreadful snowstorms that hit South Dakota.

Only In Your State highlighted ten snowstorms in South Dakota as a reminder for people to always be aware of the road during the winter. South Dakotans are well aware of the fact that the state’s winters can be harsh which is why it is always a good idea to plan ahead and prepare for the worst.

Do you remember any major snowstorms that hit South Dakota?

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