News Author: Kate Von Brook

Harms Oil Fire

Fire at Harm’s Oil on West Highway 12

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – Fire crews were called to an explosion at Harm’s Oil on West Highway 12 Monday afternoon. An official on scene confirmed that three people were taken to the hospital. Aberdeen Fire and Rescue, Aberdeen Rural, Columbia, Groton, and Warner fire departments all responded to the scene. The explosion was reported shortly… Read more »

Fire at Harm’s Oil on West Highway 12

Harms Oil Fire

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – Fire crews were called to an explosion at Harm’s Oil on West Highway 12 Monday afternoon. An official on scene confirmed that three people were taken to the hospital. Aberdeen Fire and Rescue, Aberdeen Rural, Columbia, Groton, and Warner fire departments all responded to the scene. The explosion was reported shortly… Read more »

Weekend Storm Will Create Difficult Driving Conditions

PIERRE, S.D. (Press Release) – Officials are cautioning travelers that a winter storm making its way into South Dakota starting tonight (Friday), will likely make travel nearly impossible in many areas through the weekend and in to Monday. According to the National Weather Service (NWS), freezing rain, moderate to heavy snow and winds in excess… Read more »

Weekend Storm Will Create Difficult Driving Conditions

PIERRE, S.D. (Press Release) – Officials are cautioning travelers that a winter storm making its way into South Dakota starting tonight (Friday), will likely make travel nearly impossible in many areas through the weekend and in to Monday. According to the National Weather Service (NWS), freezing rain, moderate to heavy snow and winds in excess… Read more »

New Year’s Holiday Garbage Change

ABERDEEN, S.D. (Press Release) – Due to the New Year’s holiday observance on Wednesday, January 1st, city garbage and recycling pick-up will change. Residents who normally have their garbage and recycling collected on Wednesday are to have it out by 8 a.m. on Thursday, January 2nd.  Both Wednesday’s and Thursday’s garbage and recycling will be… Read more »

New Year’s Holiday Garbage Change

ABERDEEN, S.D. (Press Release) – Due to the New Year’s holiday observance on Wednesday, January 1st, city garbage and recycling pick-up will change. Residents who normally have their garbage and recycling collected on Wednesday are to have it out by 8 a.m. on Thursday, January 2nd.  Both Wednesday’s and Thursday’s garbage and recycling will be… Read more »

12 27 2009 Weather Radar

Winter Storm to Hit the Area This Weekend

ABERDEEN, S.D. (National Weather Service):   The National Weather Service in Aberdeen has issued a hazardous Weather Outlook for west central Minnesota, central South Dakota, north central South Dakota and northeast South Dakota. Light to moderate snow and perhaps some sleet or light freezing rain are forecast to move into the region later tonight and persist… Read more »

Winter Storm to Hit the Area This Weekend

12 27 2009 Weather Radar

ABERDEEN, S.D. (National Weather Service):   The National Weather Service in Aberdeen has issued a hazardous Weather Outlook for west central Minnesota, central South Dakota, north central South Dakota and northeast South Dakota. Light to moderate snow and perhaps some sleet or light freezing rain are forecast to move into the region later tonight and persist… Read more »

Smoking Age Raised

SD Retailers dealing with new age limit for purchasing tobacco products

PIERRE, S.D. (KELO.com) – It is likely that most South Dakota retailers don’t know that the age limit for buying tobacco products has already gone up from 18 to 21. Nathan Sanderson, Executive Director of the South Dakota Retailers Association says that a lot of businesses are only starting to become aware of the law… Read more »

SD Retailers dealing with new age limit for purchasing tobacco products

Smoking Age Raised

PIERRE, S.D. (KELO.com) – It is likely that most South Dakota retailers don’t know that the age limit for buying tobacco products has already gone up from 18 to 21. Nathan Sanderson, Executive Director of the South Dakota Retailers Association says that a lot of businesses are only starting to become aware of the law… Read more »

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Sioux Falls Vehicle Thefts

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO.com) – Christmas didn’t pause vehicle thefts in Sioux Falls. Sioux Falls Police say since Friday, at least 20 vehicles have been stolen off Sioux Falls’ streets.  That’s over three a day. The Police say most of them were running with the keys in the car.  Sgt Sean Kooistra says to take… Read more »

Sioux Falls Vehicle Thefts

Stolen Vehicles Image

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO.com) – Christmas didn’t pause vehicle thefts in Sioux Falls. Sioux Falls Police say since Friday, at least 20 vehicles have been stolen off Sioux Falls’ streets.  That’s over three a day. The Police say most of them were running with the keys in the car.  Sgt Sean Kooistra says to take… Read more »

75th Sturgis Rally Preparations

2019 was successful for Sturgis

STURGIS, S.D. (KBHB) – As the city of Sturgis wraps up 2019, City Manager Daniel Ainslie says they are closing the books on what has been a really good year. He says construction valuations continue to rise. As for sales tax: However, flooding in 2019 hit Sturgis hard, and Ainslie says repairing damaged infrastructure will… Read more »

2019 was successful for Sturgis

75th Sturgis Rally Preparations

STURGIS, S.D. (KBHB) – As the city of Sturgis wraps up 2019, City Manager Daniel Ainslie says they are closing the books on what has been a really good year. He says construction valuations continue to rise. As for sales tax: However, flooding in 2019 hit Sturgis hard, and Ainslie says repairing damaged infrastructure will… Read more »

Names Released in Marshall County Fatal Crash

VEBLEN, S.D. (Press Release) – Names have been released of the two people who died Monday morning in a one-vehicle crash near Veblen. A 2004 Chevrolet Impala was westbound on 101st Street, which is a gravel road, when the driver lost control. The vehicle went into the ditch and hit a tree. Samantha Shortman of… Read more »

Names Released in Marshall County Fatal Crash

VEBLEN, S.D. (Press Release) – Names have been released of the two people who died Monday morning in a one-vehicle crash near Veblen. A 2004 Chevrolet Impala was westbound on 101st Street, which is a gravel road, when the driver lost control. The vehicle went into the ditch and hit a tree. Samantha Shortman of… Read more »

Electrical service provider issue still remains up in the air

WATERTOWN, S.D. (KWAT) – The South Dakota legislative session begins January 14th. One of the issues lawmakers will tackle this session is an ongoing disagreement between the state’s municipal utilities and rural electric cooperatives over who should be allowed to provide electrical service to customers of newly-annexed areas of a city. It’s an issue that… Read more »

Electrical service provider issue still remains up in the air

WATERTOWN, S.D. (KWAT) – The South Dakota legislative session begins January 14th. One of the issues lawmakers will tackle this session is an ongoing disagreement between the state’s municipal utilities and rural electric cooperatives over who should be allowed to provide electrical service to customers of newly-annexed areas of a city. It’s an issue that… Read more »

12 26 2019 Weather Radar

Winter storm expected to impact the area this weekend

WATERTOWN, S.D. (KWAT) – Forecasters are keeping an eye on a storm system that will impact eastern and central South Dakota this weekend. National Weather Service forecaster Aaron Dye says snowfall amounts are still somewhat uncertain. As for the timing of the storm:  It appears likely that travel will be impacted by the snow and… Read more »

Winter storm expected to impact the area this weekend

12 26 2019 Weather Radar

WATERTOWN, S.D. (KWAT) – Forecasters are keeping an eye on a storm system that will impact eastern and central South Dakota this weekend. National Weather Service forecaster Aaron Dye says snowfall amounts are still somewhat uncertain. As for the timing of the storm:  It appears likely that travel will be impacted by the snow and… Read more »