News Category: Local News

Leadership Aberdeen class graduating Tuesday

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – The Leadership Class of 2019 will have a graduation ceremony on Tuesday, March 26. The event will take place at the Best Western Ramkota Convention Center. More than two dozen individuals comprise this year’s class, the 32nd since the program began. Gail Ochs, President of the Aberdeen Area Chamber of Commerce,… Read more »

Leadership Aberdeen class graduating Tuesday

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – The Leadership Class of 2019 will have a graduation ceremony on Tuesday, March 26. The event will take place at the Best Western Ramkota Convention Center. More than two dozen individuals comprise this year’s class, the 32nd since the program began. Gail Ochs, President of the Aberdeen Area Chamber of Commerce,… Read more »

Yankton dealing with aftermath of flooding

YANKTON, S.D. (WNAX) – Flood damages are still being totaled from last week’s flooding. Yankton County Commission Chairman Dan Klimisch says they will meet with towns and townships later this week to get some idea of what’s ahead. Klimisch says they are prepared to pay the costs needed to start recovery. Klimisch says at one… Read more »

Yankton dealing with aftermath of flooding

YANKTON, S.D. (WNAX) – Flood damages are still being totaled from last week’s flooding. Yankton County Commission Chairman Dan Klimisch says they will meet with towns and townships later this week to get some idea of what’s ahead. Klimisch says they are prepared to pay the costs needed to start recovery. Klimisch says at one… Read more »

Bill aims to crack down on skimmers

WATERTOWN, S.D. (KXLG) – A big initiative of the Independent Community Bankers of South Dakota this year legislatively was achieving approval of House Bill 1050. The legislation, which BECOMES LAW JULY FIRST, provides new tools for law enforcement to crack down on anyone in possession of ATM skimmers. Their Executive Director is Megan Olson who… Read more »

Bill aims to crack down on skimmers

WATERTOWN, S.D. (KXLG) – A big initiative of the Independent Community Bankers of South Dakota this year legislatively was achieving approval of House Bill 1050. The legislation, which BECOMES LAW JULY FIRST, provides new tools for law enforcement to crack down on anyone in possession of ATM skimmers. Their Executive Director is Megan Olson who… Read more »

Class B All-State GBB Team

1st Team… Warner – Laurie Rogers Ipswich – Kamryn Heinz White River – Caelyn Valandra-Prue TD/A – Mattilynn Reiner Avon – Lauren Sees Ethan – Karly Gustafson 2nd Team… Clark/WL – Janae Kolden New Underwood – Jaedyn Finkbeiner Menno – Morgan Edelman McIntosh – Lauren Baumberger Castlewood – Alayna Benike Cors-Stickney – Avery Broughton 3rd Team… Ipswich –… Read more »

Class B All-State GBB Team

1st Team… Warner – Laurie Rogers Ipswich – Kamryn Heinz White River – Caelyn Valandra-Prue TD/A – Mattilynn Reiner Avon – Lauren Sees Ethan – Karly Gustafson 2nd Team… Clark/WL – Janae Kolden New Underwood – Jaedyn Finkbeiner Menno – Morgan Edelman McIntosh – Lauren Baumberger Castlewood – Alayna Benike Cors-Stickney – Avery Broughton 3rd Team… Ipswich –… Read more »

New text alert service available to Brown County residents

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – There is a new service now available to the residents of the county. Brown County Emergency Management has partnered with South Dakota Helpline Center (211) to provide “Public Impact Text Alerts.” Individuals can sign up to receive text messages that for things that are impacting the county. Patti Woods, Assistant Brown… Read more »

New text alert service available to Brown County residents

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – There is a new service now available to the residents of the county. Brown County Emergency Management has partnered with South Dakota Helpline Center (211) to provide “Public Impact Text Alerts.” Individuals can sign up to receive text messages that for things that are impacting the county. Patti Woods, Assistant Brown… Read more »

10th Annual Empty Bowls event Saturday

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – The 10th Annual Empty Bowls event is set for Saturday, March 23. Hours are 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Yelduz Shrine, 802 S. Main St.

10th Annual Empty Bowls event Saturday

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – The 10th Annual Empty Bowls event is set for Saturday, March 23. Hours are 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Yelduz Shrine, 802 S. Main St.

Cellisimo to perform Thursday at Civic Theatre

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – The cello duo, Cellisimo, will be performing at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 21, at the Aberdeen Civic Theatre as part of the Aberdeen Community Concert Association (ACCA) concert series. This is the fourth of five concerts in the series. While most of the concerts take place at the Johnson Fine Arts… Read more »

Cellisimo to perform Thursday at Civic Theatre

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – The cello duo, Cellisimo, will be performing at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 21, at the Aberdeen Civic Theatre as part of the Aberdeen Community Concert Association (ACCA) concert series. This is the fourth of five concerts in the series. While most of the concerts take place at the Johnson Fine Arts… Read more »

3 Doors Down with Red Sun Rising at The Brown County Fair

As heard on your concert connection, 94.1 The Rock, the 2019 edition of Rock Night at The Brown County Fair will feature 3 Doors Down with special guest RED SUN RISING!   Tickets are on sale now at www.TheBCFair.com! About Red Sun Rising: Red Sun Rising formed in 2006 and built a following by previewing… Read more »

3 Doors Down with Red Sun Rising at The Brown County Fair

As heard on your concert connection, 94.1 The Rock, the 2019 edition of Rock Night at The Brown County Fair will feature 3 Doors Down with special guest RED SUN RISING!   Tickets are on sale now at www.TheBCFair.com! About Red Sun Rising: Red Sun Rising formed in 2006 and built a following by previewing… Read more »

City of Aberdeen Snow Removal Announcement

ABERDEEN, S.D. – A Snow removal removal alert has been issued for the city of Aberdeen. • Plowing on POSTED EMERGENCY SNOW ROUTES will begin at 6 AM, ON THURSDAY, MARCH 14, 2019. • Plowing on NORTH-SOUTH STREETS in Zone 2 and plowing of all streets and avenues in Zone 3 will begin at 7… Read more »

City of Aberdeen Snow Removal Announcement

ABERDEEN, S.D. – A Snow removal removal alert has been issued for the city of Aberdeen. • Plowing on POSTED EMERGENCY SNOW ROUTES will begin at 6 AM, ON THURSDAY, MARCH 14, 2019. • Plowing on NORTH-SOUTH STREETS in Zone 2 and plowing of all streets and avenues in Zone 3 will begin at 7… Read more »

Hub City Radio’s Shop ‘Till Your Shoes Fall Off Vendor Show

Join us for our 3rd Annual “Shop ‘Till Your Shoes Fall Off” Vendor Show on Sunday, April 14 at the Best Western Ramkota Hotel Convention Center!   Get your friends together and shop ’till your shoes fall off with vendors selling clothing, kitchen and home products, spices, health and beauty products, and so much more!… Read more »

Hub City Radio’s Shop ‘Till Your Shoes Fall Off Vendor Show

Join us for our 3rd Annual “Shop ‘Till Your Shoes Fall Off” Vendor Show on Sunday, April 14 at the Best Western Ramkota Hotel Convention Center!   Get your friends together and shop ’till your shoes fall off with vendors selling clothing, kitchen and home products, spices, health and beauty products, and so much more!… Read more »

Officials urging citizens to prepare for winter storm

PIERRE, S.D. (Press Release) – South Dakota state government officials urge citizens to make preparations now, which includes adjusting travel plans, for a late-winter storm

Officials urging citizens to prepare for winter storm

PIERRE, S.D. (Press Release) – South Dakota state government officials urge citizens to make preparations now, which includes adjusting travel plans, for a late-winter storm

Kane Brown Tickets

What do we have here? They appear to be tickets to see Kane Brown this Saturday in Brookings. Peculiar. 🤔 If you’re interested in doing some research and checking out Kane Brown w/ guest Granger Smith at the Swiftel Center this Saturday night in Brookings, just comment below with your favorite emoji and feel free… Read more »

Kane Brown Tickets

What do we have here? They appear to be tickets to see Kane Brown this Saturday in Brookings. Peculiar. 🤔 If you’re interested in doing some research and checking out Kane Brown w/ guest Granger Smith at the Swiftel Center this Saturday night in Brookings, just comment below with your favorite emoji and feel free… Read more »

3 Doors Down Performing at the Brown County Fair

The 2nd Annual Rock Night at The Brown County Fair will feature headliner 3 Doors Down on Friday, August 16, 2019! Tickets will go on sale online March 15, stay tuned to your concert connection, 94.1 The Rock to find out who will be joining 3 Doors Down in the coming weeks!

3 Doors Down Performing at the Brown County Fair

The 2nd Annual Rock Night at The Brown County Fair will feature headliner 3 Doors Down on Friday, August 16, 2019! Tickets will go on sale online March 15, stay tuned to your concert connection, 94.1 The Rock to find out who will be joining 3 Doors Down in the coming weeks!

Pierre woman identified in fatal crash east of Blunt

BLUNT, S.D. (Press Release) – A Pierre, S.D. woman has been identified as the person who died in a two-vehicle crash Monday afternoon east of Blunt. A 2016 Jeep Compass was eastbound on U.S. Highway 14 when it drifted into the path of a westbound 2012 Kenworth W900 semi-truck tractor trailer. The two vehicles collided.… Read more »

Pierre woman identified in fatal crash east of Blunt

BLUNT, S.D. (Press Release) – A Pierre, S.D. woman has been identified as the person who died in a two-vehicle crash Monday afternoon east of Blunt. A 2016 Jeep Compass was eastbound on U.S. Highway 14 when it drifted into the path of a westbound 2012 Kenworth W900 semi-truck tractor trailer. The two vehicles collided.… Read more »

Dog rescued from Missouri River Thursday night

PIERRE, S.D. (KCCR) – The Pierre Fire Department Rescue Squad and other area first responders helped recover a dog from the Missouri River Thursday night. Pierre Fire Department Assistant Fire Chief Paula Tronvold says units were dispatched just after 8 p.m. to the Oahe Downstream Recreation Area located just south of the Oahe Dam. The… Read more »

Dog rescued from Missouri River Thursday night

PIERRE, S.D. (KCCR) – The Pierre Fire Department Rescue Squad and other area first responders helped recover a dog from the Missouri River Thursday night. Pierre Fire Department Assistant Fire Chief Paula Tronvold says units were dispatched just after 8 p.m. to the Oahe Downstream Recreation Area located just south of the Oahe Dam. The… Read more »

Gov. Noem says federal programs available to help livestock producers

PIERRE, S.D. (WNAX) – While much of eastern South Dakota was dealing with heavy rain and flooding, last weeks storm turned into a blizzard in the central and western parts of the state. Governor Kristi Noem says they haven’t gotten many details on livestock losses. Noem says there are some federal programs to help livestock… Read more »

Gov. Noem says federal programs available to help livestock producers

PIERRE, S.D. (WNAX) – While much of eastern South Dakota was dealing with heavy rain and flooding, last weeks storm turned into a blizzard in the central and western parts of the state. Governor Kristi Noem says they haven’t gotten many details on livestock losses. Noem says there are some federal programs to help livestock… Read more »

Senator Nelson files complaints against four law enforcement officials

PIERRE, S.D. (Press Release) – Four sworn complaints were recently filed with the South Dakota Attorney General’s Office Law Enforcement Officer Standards & Training Commission seeking the immediate and permanent revocation of law enforcement certifications of Brown County Sheriff Mark Milbrandt (R), Brown County Chief Deputy David Lunzman (R), former Brown County Deputy Ross Erickson,… Read more »

Senator Nelson files complaints against four law enforcement officials

PIERRE, S.D. (Press Release) – Four sworn complaints were recently filed with the South Dakota Attorney General’s Office Law Enforcement Officer Standards & Training Commission seeking the immediate and permanent revocation of law enforcement certifications of Brown County Sheriff Mark Milbrandt (R), Brown County Chief Deputy David Lunzman (R), former Brown County Deputy Ross Erickson,… Read more »

Bridge closed south of Brandon

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The South Dakota Department of Transportation has closed the bridge on Highway 11 over Split Rock Creek located about two-and-a-half miles south of Brandon. Southbound traffic on Highway 11 is being detoured to Madison Street and northbound traffic is being detoured on Highway 42. The water levels of Split Rock Creek… Read more »

Bridge closed south of Brandon

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The South Dakota Department of Transportation has closed the bridge on Highway 11 over Split Rock Creek located about two-and-a-half miles south of Brandon. Southbound traffic on Highway 11 is being detoured to Madison Street and northbound traffic is being detoured on Highway 42. The water levels of Split Rock Creek… Read more »

Sioux Falls Diocese posts names of clergy members alleged of sexual abuse

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A second South Dakota diocese has released the names of clergy members with substantiated allegations of sexual abuse against a minor. The Sioux Falls Diocese posted the names of 11 clergy members on its website Wednesday. The website says the allegations were substantiated by law enforcement or the diocese, or… Read more »

Sioux Falls Diocese posts names of clergy members alleged of sexual abuse

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A second South Dakota diocese has released the names of clergy members with substantiated allegations of sexual abuse against a minor. The Sioux Falls Diocese posted the names of 11 clergy members on its website Wednesday. The website says the allegations were substantiated by law enforcement or the diocese, or… Read more »

Chamber leader shares thoughts on this year’s legislature

PIERRE, S.D. (WNAX) – The 2019 session of the South Dakota legislature was unique by ending with a marathon day and night session and adjourning around 3 a.m. last Wednesday. Long time observer Dave Owen says ultimately each legislature has to figure out how to govern. Owen says state government has to cover the basics.… Read more »

Chamber leader shares thoughts on this year’s legislature

PIERRE, S.D. (WNAX) – The 2019 session of the South Dakota legislature was unique by ending with a marathon day and night session and adjourning around 3 a.m. last Wednesday. Long time observer Dave Owen says ultimately each legislature has to figure out how to govern. Owen says state government has to cover the basics.… Read more »

Regents president says bill pushes them toward being ‘politically correct’

PIERRE, S.D. (WNAX) – Governor Kristi Noem signed HB1087, a bill to increase intellectual diversity on college campuses. The bill directs the Board of Regents to ensure that each state-run institution of higher education is maintaining a commitment to the principles of free expression and encouraging the discussion of topics in an environment that is… Read more »

Regents president says bill pushes them toward being ‘politically correct’

PIERRE, S.D. (WNAX) – Governor Kristi Noem signed HB1087, a bill to increase intellectual diversity on college campuses. The bill directs the Board of Regents to ensure that each state-run institution of higher education is maintaining a commitment to the principles of free expression and encouraging the discussion of topics in an environment that is… Read more »

Officials monitoring flood situation

PIERRE, S.D. (DRG News) – Sunshine and temperatures in the mid-40s are melting the snow in Montana, North Dakota and South Dakota. Deputy Commander of the US Army Corps of Engineers Omaha District Lt. Col. James Startzell says severe flooding at Sioux Falls, Yankton and further south into Nebraska, Iowa, Kansas and Missouri is happening… Read more »

Officials monitoring flood situation

PIERRE, S.D. (DRG News) – Sunshine and temperatures in the mid-40s are melting the snow in Montana, North Dakota and South Dakota. Deputy Commander of the US Army Corps of Engineers Omaha District Lt. Col. James Startzell says severe flooding at Sioux Falls, Yankton and further south into Nebraska, Iowa, Kansas and Missouri is happening… Read more »