News Category: Local News

Damage will be left behind following flooding

AMES, Iowa (WNAX) – Wide areas of Iowa, Nebraska and South Dakota were flooded last month as a result of heavy rain falling on frozen ground. While the water is receding, there will be damage left behind. Dennis Todey at the Midwest Climate Hub (in Ames Iowa) says many farm fields may not get planted… Read more »

Damage will be left behind following flooding

AMES, Iowa (WNAX) – Wide areas of Iowa, Nebraska and South Dakota were flooded last month as a result of heavy rain falling on frozen ground. While the water is receding, there will be damage left behind. Dennis Todey at the Midwest Climate Hub (in Ames Iowa) says many farm fields may not get planted… Read more »

One killed, another injured in crash northeast of Kennebec

KENNEBEC, S.D. (Press Release) – One person died and another was injured in a one-vehicle crash that occurred early Thursday morning on the Lower Brule Indian Reservation northeast of Kennebec. Names of the two men are not being released pending notification of family members. A 2005 Chrysler 300 was traveling eastbound on BIA 10 approaching… Read more »

One killed, another injured in crash northeast of Kennebec

KENNEBEC, S.D. (Press Release) – One person died and another was injured in a one-vehicle crash that occurred early Thursday morning on the Lower Brule Indian Reservation northeast of Kennebec. Names of the two men are not being released pending notification of family members. A 2005 Chrysler 300 was traveling eastbound on BIA 10 approaching… Read more »

APD investigating death of infant during premature delivery

ABERDEEN, S.D. (APD Facebook) – On April 4th the Aberdeen Police Department initiated an investigation based on the suspicious death of an infant during a premature delivery at Sanford Hospital. It is believed that the abuse of methamphetamine by the mother was a significant factor in the baby’s death. No arrests have yet been made… Read more »

APD investigating death of infant during premature delivery

ABERDEEN, S.D. (APD Facebook) – On April 4th the Aberdeen Police Department initiated an investigation based on the suspicious death of an infant during a premature delivery at Sanford Hospital. It is believed that the abuse of methamphetamine by the mother was a significant factor in the baby’s death. No arrests have yet been made… Read more »

Volunteers needed to help fill sandbags

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – Brown County Emergency Management is requesting volunteers to help fill sandbags this afternoon. If you can help, please report to 3133 8th Ave. NE or 902 Third Ave. SW. Volunteers are asked to dress appropriately and bring gloves.

Volunteers needed to help fill sandbags

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – Brown County Emergency Management is requesting volunteers to help fill sandbags this afternoon. If you can help, please report to 3133 8th Ave. NE or 902 Third Ave. SW. Volunteers are asked to dress appropriately and bring gloves.

Bull Riding Classic tonight and tomorrow night at Holum Expo Building

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – The Coors Bull Riding Classic takes center stage at the Holum Expo Building at the Brown County Fairgrounds this evening and Saturday night. Action starts at 7 p.m. each evening. Randy Taylor, pro announcer for the event, provides the details. One of the people working the event is entertainer Dale “Gizmo”… Read more »

Bull Riding Classic tonight and tomorrow night at Holum Expo Building

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – The Coors Bull Riding Classic takes center stage at the Holum Expo Building at the Brown County Fairgrounds this evening and Saturday night. Action starts at 7 p.m. each evening. Randy Taylor, pro announcer for the event, provides the details. One of the people working the event is entertainer Dale “Gizmo”… Read more »

Aberdeen Police investigating homicide

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – Aberdeen Police are investigating a homicide in the 1200 block of North Dakota St. that occurred Thursday afternoon. According to the Aberdeen American News, a homicide was reported to the APD at 2:36 p.m. The location is across the street from Aberdeen Roncalli High School. The Police Department is expected to… Read more »

Aberdeen Police investigating homicide

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – Aberdeen Police are investigating a homicide in the 1200 block of North Dakota St. that occurred Thursday afternoon. According to the Aberdeen American News, a homicide was reported to the APD at 2:36 p.m. The location is across the street from Aberdeen Roncalli High School. The Police Department is expected to… Read more »

Weather to be more active next week

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (WNAX) – Following a spring like weekend, it looks like the weather track will turn more active next week. Jen Hacker at the National Weather Service in Sioux Falls says they just have a general idea right now. Hacker says there are chances of thunder through the week. Hacker says there is… Read more »

Weather to be more active next week

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (WNAX) – Following a spring like weekend, it looks like the weather track will turn more active next week. Jen Hacker at the National Weather Service in Sioux Falls says they just have a general idea right now. Hacker says there are chances of thunder through the week. Hacker says there is… Read more »

Rounds wants Corps to modify water release out of Missouri River system

WASHINGTON, D.C. (WNAX) – South Dakota Senator Mike Rounds says he wants the Corps of Engineers to modify how they release water out of the Missouri River system. He says he met with their leadership this week. Rounds says he wants to avoid a repeat of the flooding of 2011. Rounds says he recommended the… Read more »

Rounds wants Corps to modify water release out of Missouri River system

WASHINGTON, D.C. (WNAX) – South Dakota Senator Mike Rounds says he wants the Corps of Engineers to modify how they release water out of the Missouri River system. He says he met with their leadership this week. Rounds says he wants to avoid a repeat of the flooding of 2011. Rounds says he recommended the… Read more »

Mike Miller Elementary to host Be Internet Awesome Family Workshop

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – A Be Internet Awesome Family Workshop is scheduled for Thursday, April 11 at Mike Miller Elementary School Gym. The event starts at 7 p.m. Doors to the gym open at 6:30 p.m. The program, which will provide information about digital safety and citizenship, came about because Mike Miller Elementary PTA received… Read more »

Mike Miller Elementary to host Be Internet Awesome Family Workshop

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – A Be Internet Awesome Family Workshop is scheduled for Thursday, April 11 at Mike Miller Elementary School Gym. The event starts at 7 p.m. Doors to the gym open at 6:30 p.m. The program, which will provide information about digital safety and citizenship, came about because Mike Miller Elementary PTA received… Read more »

Thune says replacing Affordable Care Act unlikely

WASHINGTON, D.C. (WNAX) – Amid pushback from Capitol Hill, President Trump switched gears again, suggesting he never wanted Congress to vote to replace the Affordable Care Act until after the 2020 election. South Dakota Senator John Thune says it’s hard to keep up with the President at times. Thune says it would be difficult to… Read more »

Thune says replacing Affordable Care Act unlikely

WASHINGTON, D.C. (WNAX) – Amid pushback from Capitol Hill, President Trump switched gears again, suggesting he never wanted Congress to vote to replace the Affordable Care Act until after the 2020 election. South Dakota Senator John Thune says it’s hard to keep up with the President at times. Thune says it would be difficult to… Read more »