News Category: Local News

Northern State spring concert Sunday

ABERDEEN, S.D. (Press Release) – The Northern State University Concert Choir and Chamber Singers will come together to present their spring choral concert, titled “Farewells and Thanks,” at 3 p.m. March 31 in the Johnson Fine Arts Center Harvey and Cynthia Jewett Theater. The Chamber Singers will open the concert with Thomas Marley’s “Fire, Fire”… Read more »

Northern State spring concert Sunday

ABERDEEN, S.D. (Press Release) – The Northern State University Concert Choir and Chamber Singers will come together to present their spring choral concert, titled “Farewells and Thanks,” at 3 p.m. March 31 in the Johnson Fine Arts Center Harvey and Cynthia Jewett Theater. The Chamber Singers will open the concert with Thomas Marley’s “Fire, Fire”… Read more »

Legislators to gather for final day of session

PIERRE, S.D. (WNAX) – As legislators return to Pierre Friday for the final day of the 2019 session, some members are saying it was a successful session. House Majority Leader Lee Qualm of Platte. Qualm says despite the big boost in money for nursing homes, not all of them will stay open. Qualm says nursing… Read more »

Legislators to gather for final day of session

PIERRE, S.D. (WNAX) – As legislators return to Pierre Friday for the final day of the 2019 session, some members are saying it was a successful session. House Majority Leader Lee Qualm of Platte. Qualm says despite the big boost in money for nursing homes, not all of them will stay open. Qualm says nursing… Read more »

Storm spotter training class April 18

ABERDEEN, S.D. (Press Release) – The National Weather Service and Brown County Emergency Management will be hosting storm spotter training class. This class will cover topics discussing severe thunderstorms that produce damaging winds, large hail, tornadoes and flash floods. Other types of severe weather and lightning safety will also be discussed. This class is free… Read more »

Storm spotter training class April 18

ABERDEEN, S.D. (Press Release) – The National Weather Service and Brown County Emergency Management will be hosting storm spotter training class. This class will cover topics discussing severe thunderstorms that produce damaging winds, large hail, tornadoes and flash floods. Other types of severe weather and lightning safety will also be discussed. This class is free… Read more »

Search for missing girl comes up empty

RAPID CITY, S.D. (KBHB) – Another full scale search for a missing 9-year-old girl came up empty Wednesday. The Pennington County Sheriff’s office says over 80 people were joined by two dog teams and a helicopter in the search for Serenity Dennard. Dennard hasn’t been seen since running away from the Black Hills Children’s Home… Read more »

Search for missing girl comes up empty

RAPID CITY, S.D. (KBHB) – Another full scale search for a missing 9-year-old girl came up empty Wednesday. The Pennington County Sheriff’s office says over 80 people were joined by two dog teams and a helicopter in the search for Serenity Dennard. Dennard hasn’t been seen since running away from the Black Hills Children’s Home… Read more »

Ellsworth Air Force Base first training site for new B-21 bombers

ELLSWORTH AIR FORCE BASE, S.D. (AP) — The U.S. military on Wednesday chose Ellsworth Air Force Base as the first training site for new B-21 bombers that are capable of launching thermonuclear weapons. U.S. Sens. John Thune and Mike Rounds hailed the announcement as an economic boon for the area, saying a flurry of construction… Read more »

Ellsworth Air Force Base first training site for new B-21 bombers

ELLSWORTH AIR FORCE BASE, S.D. (AP) — The U.S. military on Wednesday chose Ellsworth Air Force Base as the first training site for new B-21 bombers that are capable of launching thermonuclear weapons. U.S. Sens. John Thune and Mike Rounds hailed the announcement as an economic boon for the area, saying a flurry of construction… Read more »

Open gym season concludes today

ABERDEEN, S.D. (Press Release) – The Aberdeen Parks, Recreation & Forestry Department winter/spring 2019 Open Gym season will conclude today. The Fall/Winter Open gym season will begin again in October. For more information, please contact the Aberdeen Parks, Recreation and Forestry Department at 626-7015.

Open gym season concludes today

ABERDEEN, S.D. (Press Release) – The Aberdeen Parks, Recreation & Forestry Department winter/spring 2019 Open Gym season will conclude today. The Fall/Winter Open gym season will begin again in October. For more information, please contact the Aberdeen Parks, Recreation and Forestry Department at 626-7015.

Pierre residents advised not to drink tap water

PIERRE, S.D. (DRG News) – People in Pierre are being advised not to drink city tap water unless it’s filtered, because of the manganese level in the water. Mark Mayer is the South Dakota Department of Environment and Natural Resources Drinking Water Program Administrator. He says Pierre’s water hasn’t changed and remains in compliance with… Read more »

Pierre residents advised not to drink tap water

PIERRE, S.D. (DRG News) – People in Pierre are being advised not to drink city tap water unless it’s filtered, because of the manganese level in the water. Mark Mayer is the South Dakota Department of Environment and Natural Resources Drinking Water Program Administrator. He says Pierre’s water hasn’t changed and remains in compliance with… Read more »

Friday marks license plate deadline

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – The month of March is coming to a close and that mean’s another deadline for license plate renewals. Sheila Enderson, Brown County Treasurer, talked about this month’s letters. She said it is helpful if you bring your post card mailed from the state. Enderson also pointed out another deadline on Monday,… Read more »

Friday marks license plate deadline

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – The month of March is coming to a close and that mean’s another deadline for license plate renewals. Sheila Enderson, Brown County Treasurer, talked about this month’s letters. She said it is helpful if you bring your post card mailed from the state. Enderson also pointed out another deadline on Monday,… Read more »

Damage totals rising from flooding in Yankton

YANKTON, S.D. (WNAX) – Damage totals are still rising from flash flooding that hit Marne (marn) Creek in Yankton earlier this month. City Manager Amy Leon gave some initial estimates to the city commission at their Monday meeting. Leon says most of the damage is concentrated along the Auld-Brokaw Trail. Leon says there is also… Read more »

Damage totals rising from flooding in Yankton

YANKTON, S.D. (WNAX) – Damage totals are still rising from flash flooding that hit Marne (marn) Creek in Yankton earlier this month. City Manager Amy Leon gave some initial estimates to the city commission at their Monday meeting. Leon says most of the damage is concentrated along the Auld-Brokaw Trail. Leon says there is also… Read more »

North Dakota county highway worker killed in accident involving Britton woman

RUTLAND, N.D. (AP) — The North Dakota Highway Patrol says a member of a county highway crew has been struck and killed near Rutland. The patrol says a Britton, South Dakota woman was headed north in a minivan on Sargent County Road 10 Tuesday when she encountered a pickup truck parked in the northbound lane.… Read more »

North Dakota county highway worker killed in accident involving Britton woman

RUTLAND, N.D. (AP) — The North Dakota Highway Patrol says a member of a county highway crew has been struck and killed near Rutland. The patrol says a Britton, South Dakota woman was headed north in a minivan on Sargent County Road 10 Tuesday when she encountered a pickup truck parked in the northbound lane.… Read more »