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9 Sioux Falls-area haunted houses, trails and even a car wash to get you in the Halloween spirit

For the third year in a row, Silverstar Car Wash will be hosting a Haunted Car Wash with a portion of the proceeds and freewill donations going toward Feeding South Dakota. This year’s theme is “Carnival of Screams” with people popping up and scaring riders and they make their way through the car wash.

How Silverstar is supporting student athletes

Silverstar Car Wash has a new partnership with Metro Sports TV, an online service streaming several Sioux Falls-area high school football games.

Chicago native goes from vacuuming vehicles to assistant manager

Flash back to 1999 and Marcus Williams got his first look at Sioux Falls. The Chicago native had a friend from here, so he came along for a visit. “And I was like, wow, I’ve got to move here,” he said. “So I did.” Then it was time to find a job.

A day in the life of a car wash lead

Leads at Silverstar Car Wash help set the tone for their fellow employees, as well as ensuring everything runs smoothly for customers at all stages of the process.

Why are there so many car washes in Sioux Falls?

The Sioux Falls area has been inundated with car washes in the last five years to the point that you can’t drive down a major street without seeing one every couple of blocks — and it’s a growing industry across the nation.

Heaven Hamling Signs Endorsement Deal with Silverstar Car Wash

WDAY interviewed Heaven Hamling about her NIL endorsement deal with Silverstar.

Silverstar Car Wash Sponsorship Deal with Heaven Hamling

Silverstar Car Wash accnounces North Dakota’s first college name, image and likeness agreement with Heaven Hamling.

Grand Rapids Native Heaven Hamling Seeing Benefits from NIL Ruling

North Dakota State guard Heaven Hamling has signed an endorsement deal with Silverstar Car Wash, a local company based in Sioux Falls.

Heaven Hamling becomes first Bison female athlete to benefit from name, image, likeness ruling

It’s doubtful Heaven Hamling’s car will be dirty for at least the next year. The North Dakota State women’s basketball player became the first Bison female athlete to sign an endorsement deal with a local company.

Hot Mic Interviews Silverstar Sponsored Athlete Heaven Hamling about Fargo ND Expansion

Guests include Mike Rerick, Fargo Post 400 Dad, Steve Laqua, MSU Moorhead Head Football Coach, and Heaven Hamling, NDSU Junior Guard. Watch Hot Mic with Dom Izzo weekday mornings from 9 to 11 on WDAY XTRA and streaming live at Inforum.com.

Trio of Silverstar Car Washes tabbed for Fargo area, several more to come

Three of the Sioux Falls, S.D.-based car washes are coming to the metro area with several more on the horizon.

KeloLand Segment: Show off your dedication to a clean vehicle

Memberships are good at any Silverstar Location. License plate frames can help protect your vehicle during a wash.

60 Seconds with Silverstar: New Compressed Air Tools

KeloLand Living features 60 Seconds with Silverstar Car Wash, discussing the new compressed air tools and super shine ceramics.

Meet the college athlete who made S.D. marketing history

At 4 p.m., Brooklyn Bollweg saw the question in her Instagram direct messages. Three hours later, the third-year USD volleyball player had a contract that made her the first collegiate athlete in South Dakota to sign a Name, Image and Likeness agreement, or NIL, allowing her to sponsor social media content for Silverstar Car Wash.

‘It honestly really does mean the world’: Morningside’s Madison Clayton reacts to NIL sponsorship agreement

We’re a little over two weeks into college athletes being able to make money off their name, image, and likeness and the world doesn’t seem to have imploded. In fact, the first female athlete in the state of Iowa to benefit from the new rules comes from Morningside.

Silverstar cracks Top 100 industry list

Silverstar Car Wash cracked the top 100 in a national industry ranking.

60 seconds with Silverstar Car Wash

Learn how keeping your car clean can help protect it and preserve the resale value on the latest KeloLand segment.

Sioux Falls man finds lost wedding ring after three years

Losing a wedding ring is a heartbreaking thing. It’s an important symbol and important artifact of your life. But finding it would just as good as losing it was bad.

Sioux Falls man’s lost wedding ring found in local car wash vacuum

The Silverstar car wash on 26th and Sycamore is no stranger to having people’s belongings be sucked up into their vacuums. This week, staff found one very special item while cleaning out the vacuums.

Morningside basketball player becomes 1st Iowa female student athlete to have NIL agreement

A Morningside basketball player is now Iowa’s first female athlete with a name, image, and likeness agreement. Madison Clayton plays guard for Morningside Women’s Basketball and now has a deal in place with Silverstar Car Wash.

USD volleyball player signs sponsorship deal

A University of South Dakota volleyball player has become the first college athlete in the state to sign a sponsorship deal after the NCAA cleared the way for college athletes to make money off their names and likenesses. Brooklyn Bollweg has signed an endorsement deal with Silverstar Car Wash.

USD’s Brooklyn Bollweg becomes first South Dakota athlete to sign sponsorship deal

The NCAA cleared the way for college student-athletes to begin profiting from their name, image and likeness (NIL) earlier this week, and Friday night, University of South Dakota volleyball player Brooklyn Bollweg became the first South Dakotan to sign a sponsorship deal, reaching an agreement with Silverstar Car Wash.

USD’s Brooklyn Bollweg Becomes First South Dakota Collegiate Athlete Signed To Sponsorship Deal

Sioux Falls native takes advantage of new NCAA rules allowing athletes to profit off their name, image & likeness

USD’s Brooklyn Bollweg inks deal with Silverstar Car Wash

The NCAA suspended its rule prohibiting student-athletes from selling the rights to their names, images and likenesses earlier this week. On Thursday, athletes could begin to profit off their names, images and likeness (NIL), and on Friday, the first South Dakota athlete signed their first deal.

Morningside’s Madison Clayton, USD’s Brooklyn Bollweg become first Siouxland athletes to lock in endorsements

Brooklyn Bollweg and Madison Clayton didn’t wait long to take advantage of the Name, Image and Likeness agreement late Friday night. Bollweg and Clayton both signed endorsement deals with Silverstar Car Wash, becoming the first known Siouxland student-athletes to make revenue while competing at the collegiate level.

Madison Clayton becomes Iowa’s first female student-athlete to reach NIL sponsorship

Silverstar Car Wash announced the first Name, Image, and Likeness (NIL) agreement for women’s athletics in Iowa with Madison Clayton. It is also Siouxland’s first NIL agreement. Clayton plays basketball at Morningside College.

Morningside’s Madison Clayton signs Iowa’s first female NIL sponsorship agreement

In a historic agreement for student athletes, Silverstar Car Wash announced the first Name, Image and Likeness (NIL) agreement for women’s athletics in Iowa with Madison Clayton. It is also Siouxland’s first NIL agreement. Clayton plays basketball at Morningside College.

Siouxland job seekers head to Tri-State Career Fair

The job market in Siouxland is bouncing back and job seekers converged on the Tyson Events Center today for a career fair.  Recruiters were excited to interview eager applicants looking to get their foot in the door after COVID-19 limited job openings. 

It could take more than 100 gallons of water to wash the car in the driveway

Choosing to wash a car in the driveway instead of using a car wash as a way to conserve water during a dry spell may not be the best choice, according to several studies and government entities.

Here’s a really easy way to help end addiction stigma today

You can support local nonprofit Emily’s Hope by making a donation – and getting a free car wash – at the new Silverstar Car Wash location on 41st Street.

Silverstar offering free car washes, encouraging donations to Emily’s Hope

The Silverstar Car Wash on 41st Street officially opened and they are encouraging community members to give back. The business is offering free washes through Wednesday. They are encouraging people to donate to Emily’s Hope instead.

A day in the life of a car wash cashier

Cashiers at Silverstar do a lot more than count change. It’s a job that combines customer service, sales, observation skills and, sure, a little bit of towel folding.

Silverstar Car Wash adds 10th Sioux Falls location on Minnesota Avenue

Silverstar Car Wash’s newest location is under construction. The popular car wash chain is remodeling the former Vern Eide Mitsubishi dealership at 1500 S. Minnesota Ave. into a central hub for several offices and a new car wash location, said spokesperson Andrea Vetos.

Silverstar donates $34,000 worth of free washes to nurses, teachers

Silverstar celebrated National Nurses Week earlier this month by giving away more than 1,000 free car washes to area nurses.

Teachers, here’s how to ‘wash away 2020’ with a free car wash

Silverstar Car Wash is giving free car washes to teachers as part of an annual event May 3 and 4. It’s the second time in recent months they’ve stepped up to help teachers – the first being a “washing away 2020” event for a local school.

Are you ready for some (indoor) football?

Silverstar Car Wash is teaming up with the Sioux Falls Storm for the first time this season to support the arena football players with sponsorship and free car washes.

Get the vaccine, get a bonus with this promotion for workers

Employees at Silverstar Car Wash have one more reason to schedule a COVID-19 vaccine: They’ll be taking home a bonus.

Rocket Auto Wash being converted to exterior-only car wash location

The Rocket Auto Wash by Silverstar in Sioux City has closed for remodeling. When it reopens, it will no longer offer full service cleanings for the inside of vehicles.

PROGRESS: Silverstar Car Wash, Sunnybrook Shine add to Sioux City’s carwash options

A veritable car-wash gold rush has taken Sioux City by storm. Vehicle owners now have somewhere in the neighborhood of 20 to choose from, between the long-established washes and the ones that opened only recently. 

CarWash.com Profile: Silverstar Car Wash

Story courtesy of carwash.com By Meagan Kusek When you’re watching a Western, how do you differentiate the town sheriff from the rest of the spur-clinking, gun-toting, cowboy-hat-wearing citizens? What makes him stand out? You can probably picture it in your mind: that moment when the camera focuses on the silver star pinned to his breast.…

Silverstar Car Wash to help raise funds for Support Siouxland Soldiers

Silverstar Car Wash is helping raise funds for Support Siouxland Soldiers as part of the opening of their newest car wash.

Silverstar donation to Legends scholarship helps student athletes

Silverstar Car Wash donated $10,000 to this year’s Hy-Vee Sanford Legends scholarship program, which supports students who’ve made a difference in their school and community.

5 new car wash options for the year ahead

Show of hands, everyone who needs a trip through the car wash.

We thought so. Us too.

The good news: If you’re a Silverstar Car Wash member, your unlimited wash awaits no matter how many snow melts and mud puddles we’re in for in the coming weeks.

How clean cars are helping local nonprofits

If you haven’t gotten a car wash lately, now is the time to do it. The weather is warming up, snow is melting, and Silverstar has a new location open in southeast Sioux Falls.

Why it’s important to keep your car clean during the winter months

With winter in full swing, the last thing you may be thinking about is getting your vehicle washed, even with all the salt, sand and grit on it.

Popular 41st Street car wash will reopen with big improvements

It won’t be long before one of your favorite car washes is back and better than ever. The Silverstar Car Wash at 1221 W. 41st St. is going through a major renovation that will improve on one of the only things customers don’t like as much about the location: getting in and out.

From entry-level team member to manager, a job here can quickly become a career

You might start as a cashier or wash attendant, but there’s now a clear track to career growth for the nearly 200 employees at Silverstar Car Wash.

KeloLand Living: Protecting your Accessories

KELOLand Living recently aired a segment on SilverStar’s extra care to protect your accessories.

KeloLand Living: Employment

KELOLand Living recently featured Silver Star Car Wash to discuss employment opportunities.

Silverstar adds pressurized air, mat cleaner at west-side location

A DIY detail job? It’s possible with these new additions at Silverstar Car Wash. The location at 26th Street and Marion Road has added both pressurized air and a new mat cleaner that customers can use with any visit.