News Category: Local News

Tuesday High School Sports Scoreboard for 04/23/19

Boys Tennis Ab Roncalli Ab Central  5-4 AC wins by Tristen Lickfelt (6-2, 4-6, 10-2), Zach Gonsor (6-3, 6-0), Alex Tennant (6-1, 6-0), Gabe Goetz/Gonsor (6-1, 6-1), and Tennant/Lincoln Wilkinson (6-1, 6-0) AR wins by Joseph Goetz (6-1, 6-1), Spencer Titus (6-4, 6-1), Gray Imbery (6-3, 6-4), and Goetz/Titus (7-5, 6-4).   Milbank Ab Central… Read more »

Tuesday High School Sports Scoreboard for 04/23/19

Boys Tennis Ab Roncalli Ab Central  5-4 AC wins by Tristen Lickfelt (6-2, 4-6, 10-2), Zach Gonsor (6-3, 6-0), Alex Tennant (6-1, 6-0), Gabe Goetz/Gonsor (6-1, 6-1), and Tennant/Lincoln Wilkinson (6-1, 6-0) AR wins by Joseph Goetz (6-1, 6-1), Spencer Titus (6-4, 6-1), Gray Imbery (6-3, 6-4), and Goetz/Titus (7-5, 6-4).   Milbank Ab Central… Read more »

VCSU Doubles Up PC on the Baseball Diamond

VALLEY CITY, ND (PCSaints.com) – Five PC errors and a big sixth inning by the Vikings proved to cost the Saints the non-conference midweek match-up on Monday afternoon in North Dakota. The Saints dropped to 18-20 on the year after a 14-7 loss, while the Vikings improve to 15-18 overall. Presentation College 7, Valley City… Read more »

VCSU Doubles Up PC on the Baseball Diamond

VALLEY CITY, ND (PCSaints.com) – Five PC errors and a big sixth inning by the Vikings proved to cost the Saints the non-conference midweek match-up on Monday afternoon in North Dakota. The Saints dropped to 18-20 on the year after a 14-7 loss, while the Vikings improve to 15-18 overall. Presentation College 7, Valley City… Read more »

Night in a Car for Journey Home takes place Friday night

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – An event entitled, “A Night in a Car for Journey Home,” is set for 7 p.m. Friday, April 26 until 7 a.m. Saturday, April 28 at the Aberdeen Police Department Parking Lot. The idea came from the Leadership Aberdeen Class, according to Bea Smith, Director of Membership and Events for the… Read more »

Night in a Car for Journey Home takes place Friday night

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – An event entitled, “A Night in a Car for Journey Home,” is set for 7 p.m. Friday, April 26 until 7 a.m. Saturday, April 28 at the Aberdeen Police Department Parking Lot. The idea came from the Leadership Aberdeen Class, according to Bea Smith, Director of Membership and Events for the… Read more »

Hub City Radio Live Broadcasts

Keep an eye out for Hub City Radio’s upcoming live broadcasts featuring our van with the LED sign for special sales and events in the area and the Hub City Radio Boombox with our stations playing and advertising huge events at area businesses! Upcoming events featuring the Hub City Radio Van and/or Boombox include: Parkview… Read more »

Hub City Radio Live Broadcasts

Keep an eye out for Hub City Radio’s upcoming live broadcasts featuring our van with the LED sign for special sales and events in the area and the Hub City Radio Boombox with our stations playing and advertising huge events at area businesses! Upcoming events featuring the Hub City Radio Van and/or Boombox include: Parkview… Read more »

Max & Erma’s closing April 14

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – An Aberdeen restaurant is closing its doors. Max & Erma’s announced on Sunday that it will be closing in two weeks. This was the post listed on the restaurant’s Facebook page: To Our Valued Guests: Max & Erma’s is closing. After 10 years serving Aberdeen and the surrounding communities we are… Read more »

Max & Erma’s closing April 14

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – An Aberdeen restaurant is closing its doors. Max & Erma’s announced on Sunday that it will be closing in two weeks. This was the post listed on the restaurant’s Facebook page: To Our Valued Guests: Max & Erma’s is closing. After 10 years serving Aberdeen and the surrounding communities we are… Read more »

Groups want Congress to fully fund Farm and Ranch Stress Assistance Network

YANKTON, S.D. (WNAX) – A coalition of ag groups led by the American Farm Bureau Federation and National Farmers Union wants Congress to fully fund the Farm and Ranch Stress Assistance Network in next year’s budget. South Dakota Farm Bureau President Scott VanderWal says more money for mental health services is badly needed in rural… Read more »

Groups want Congress to fully fund Farm and Ranch Stress Assistance Network

YANKTON, S.D. (WNAX) – A coalition of ag groups led by the American Farm Bureau Federation and National Farmers Union wants Congress to fully fund the Farm and Ranch Stress Assistance Network in next year’s budget. South Dakota Farm Bureau President Scott VanderWal says more money for mental health services is badly needed in rural… Read more »

Feedback positive for inaugural Employment Expo and Job Fair

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – The first Aberdeen Area and NSU Employment Expo and Job Fair took place at the Barnett Center on the campus of Northern State Wednesday. There are have been separate job fairs in the past, but this marked the first time that Aberdeen Office of the South Dakota Department of Labor, Northern… Read more »

Feedback positive for inaugural Employment Expo and Job Fair

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – The first Aberdeen Area and NSU Employment Expo and Job Fair took place at the Barnett Center on the campus of Northern State Wednesday. There are have been separate job fairs in the past, but this marked the first time that Aberdeen Office of the South Dakota Department of Labor, Northern… Read more »

Representative says nursing homes need to look at business models

YANKTON, S.D. (WNAX) – South Dakota legislators this year included a 10 percent increase in Medicaid funding for nursing home patients, which will be about an $18 million boost. Representative Jean Hunhoff of Yankton says Governor Kristi Noem also included $5 million in innovation grants. Hunhoff says it is one time money. Hunhoff, Vice Chair… Read more »

Representative says nursing homes need to look at business models

YANKTON, S.D. (WNAX) – South Dakota legislators this year included a 10 percent increase in Medicaid funding for nursing home patients, which will be about an $18 million boost. Representative Jean Hunhoff of Yankton says Governor Kristi Noem also included $5 million in innovation grants. Hunhoff says it is one time money. Hunhoff, Vice Chair… Read more »

Legislators likely to have short agenda on final day of session

PIERRE, S.D. (WNAX) – South Dakota legislators return to Pierre this Friday for the final day of the 2019 session. House Majority Leader Lee Qualm of Platte says so far they have a blank agenda. Qualm says they need to fill out the Executive Board before they can set interim study topics. Qualm says its… Read more »

Legislators likely to have short agenda on final day of session

PIERRE, S.D. (WNAX) – South Dakota legislators return to Pierre this Friday for the final day of the 2019 session. House Majority Leader Lee Qualm of Platte says so far they have a blank agenda. Qualm says they need to fill out the Executive Board before they can set interim study topics. Qualm says its… Read more »

NSU students featured at Presentation College Wein Gallery

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – A quartet of Northern State students have featured works at the Presentation College Wein Gallery. The works will be displayed until the end of the month. Erin Giovannini, Special Assistant for Project Development and Wein Gallery Curator, talked about the NSU students and their pieces. There will be a reception to… Read more »

NSU students featured at Presentation College Wein Gallery

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – A quartet of Northern State students have featured works at the Presentation College Wein Gallery. The works will be displayed until the end of the month. Erin Giovannini, Special Assistant for Project Development and Wein Gallery Curator, talked about the NSU students and their pieces. There will be a reception to… 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 »

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 »

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 »

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!

King named director of campaigns for ACLU in three states

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (Press Release) – Sabrina King has been named director of campaigns for the ACLU of South Dakota, North Dakota and Wyoming. In this new role, King will be responsible for developing and implementing effective, non-partisan issue campaign strategies to defend and strengthen civil liberties and civil rights throughout South Dakota, North Dakota… Read more »

King named director of campaigns for ACLU in three states

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (Press Release) – Sabrina King has been named director of campaigns for the ACLU of South Dakota, North Dakota and Wyoming. In this new role, King will be responsible for developing and implementing effective, non-partisan issue campaign strategies to defend and strengthen civil liberties and civil rights throughout South Dakota, North Dakota… Read more »

Seventh Annual Aspiring Hoops Basketball Game Thursday

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – The Seventh Annual Aspiring Hoops Basketball Game takes place at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, April 25, at the Barnett Center. Alison Kuch, (cook) a student in the Northern State Adaptive PE Class, talked about the event. There is no admission, but a free will donation will be accepted. In addition to the… Read more »

Seventh Annual Aspiring Hoops Basketball Game Thursday

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – The Seventh Annual Aspiring Hoops Basketball Game takes place at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, April 25, at the Barnett Center. Alison Kuch, (cook) a student in the Northern State Adaptive PE Class, talked about the event. There is no admission, but a free will donation will be accepted. In addition to the… Read more »

Some soybean farmers might not get into fields when they want to

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO.com) — There’s an even chance that soybeans farmers won’t be getting into the fields when they’d like to in South Dakota. Jerry Schmidt, President of the South Dakota Soybean Growers Association, talked about the issue. But he tells Kelo Radio’s It’s Your Business Show that farmers still have a couple of months… Read more »

Some soybean farmers might not get into fields when they want to

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO.com) — There’s an even chance that soybeans farmers won’t be getting into the fields when they’d like to in South Dakota. Jerry Schmidt, President of the South Dakota Soybean Growers Association, talked about the issue. But he tells Kelo Radio’s It’s Your Business Show that farmers still have a couple of months… Read more »

Johnson witnesses drug activity along the border

WASHINGTON, D.C. (WNAX) – South Dakota Congressman Dusty Johnson spent several days last week along the U.S. – Mexican border in Arizona. He says there aren’t any quick fixes to the surge of immigrants appearing at the border. Johnson says he heard and saw evidence of the drug trade going on along the border. Johnson… Read more »

Johnson witnesses drug activity along the border

WASHINGTON, D.C. (WNAX) – South Dakota Congressman Dusty Johnson spent several days last week along the U.S. – Mexican border in Arizona. He says there aren’t any quick fixes to the surge of immigrants appearing at the border. Johnson says he heard and saw evidence of the drug trade going on along the border. Johnson… Read more »

Plan to replace University Center on agenda of Operations and Audit Committee

PIERRE, S.D. (WNAX) – The Government Operations and Audit Committee of the South Dakota legislature holds its first meeting of the interim today in Pierre. On the agenda is a review of the operation plan of the Board of Regents to replace the University Center in Sioux Falls with a new college under the University… Read more »

Plan to replace University Center on agenda of Operations and Audit Committee

PIERRE, S.D. (WNAX) – The Government Operations and Audit Committee of the South Dakota legislature holds its first meeting of the interim today in Pierre. On the agenda is a review of the operation plan of the Board of Regents to replace the University Center in Sioux Falls with a new college under the University… Read more »

Operations and Audit Committee to hear about free speech policy at USD

VERMILLION, S.D. (WNAX) – Members of the legislatures Government Operations and Audit Committee will hear about the free speech policy at the University of South Dakota. A Hawaiian themed party gone wrong at the law school triggered the appearance before lawmakers. Senator Art Rusch of Vermillion says they want an update of how the situation… Read more »

Operations and Audit Committee to hear about free speech policy at USD

VERMILLION, S.D. (WNAX) – Members of the legislatures Government Operations and Audit Committee will hear about the free speech policy at the University of South Dakota. A Hawaiian themed party gone wrong at the law school triggered the appearance before lawmakers. Senator Art Rusch of Vermillion says they want an update of how the situation… Read more »

Bikers Against Child Abuse working with other agencies to help abused children

PIERRE, S.D. (DRG News) – April is Child Abuse Prevention Month. Across South Dakota, state, county and local government organizations, schools, law enforcement and more all strive to keep children safe from abuse. But, if a child needs more assurance than those agencies can provide, that’s where Bikers Against Child Abuse, Inc. (B.A.C.A.) may be… Read more »

Bikers Against Child Abuse working with other agencies to help abused children

PIERRE, S.D. (DRG News) – April is Child Abuse Prevention Month. Across South Dakota, state, county and local government organizations, schools, law enforcement and more all strive to keep children safe from abuse. But, if a child needs more assurance than those agencies can provide, that’s where Bikers Against Child Abuse, Inc. (B.A.C.A.) may be… Read more »

Future of Lake Hiddenwood Recreation Area in doubt

SELBY, S.D. (AP) — The future of South Dakota’s Lake Hiddenwood Recreation Area is in doubt after a request for federal funding to restore its dam was denied. State officials sought a federal disaster declaration for the Selby park after heavy rains washed out its dam last year, causing Lake Hiddenwood to empty, Aberdeen American… Read more »

Future of Lake Hiddenwood Recreation Area in doubt

SELBY, S.D. (AP) — The future of South Dakota’s Lake Hiddenwood Recreation Area is in doubt after a request for federal funding to restore its dam was denied. State officials sought a federal disaster declaration for the Selby park after heavy rains washed out its dam last year, causing Lake Hiddenwood to empty, Aberdeen American… Read more »

Sutton says new leadership institute not tied to future political plans

BURKE, S.D. (WNAX) – Former South Dakota Governor candidate Billie Sutton has set up the “Billie Sutton Leadership Institute” to offer training to help communities grow. Sutton says it is not tied to any future political plans. Sutton says he learned during his campaign last year that local issues need more than political answers. Sutton… Read more »

Sutton says new leadership institute not tied to future political plans

BURKE, S.D. (WNAX) – Former South Dakota Governor candidate Billie Sutton has set up the “Billie Sutton Leadership Institute” to offer training to help communities grow. Sutton says it is not tied to any future political plans. Sutton says he learned during his campaign last year that local issues need more than political answers. Sutton… Read more »

One killed, another injured in crash west of Faulkton

FAULKTON, S.D. (Press Release) – One person died and another person was injured Sunday afternoon in a two-vehicle crash that happened west of Faulkton. The names of those involved are not being released at this time pending notification of family members. A 2001 Cadillac Seville was westbound on U.S. Highway 212 when the vehicle crossed… Read more »

One killed, another injured in crash west of Faulkton

FAULKTON, S.D. (Press Release) – One person died and another person was injured Sunday afternoon in a two-vehicle crash that happened west of Faulkton. The names of those involved are not being released at this time pending notification of family members. A 2001 Cadillac Seville was westbound on U.S. Highway 212 when the vehicle crossed… Read more »