News Category: Local News

Grand jury indicts man accused of killing girlfriend

YANKTON, S.D. (AP) — A grand jury in South Dakota has indicted a man accused of killing his girlfriend and dumping her dismembered body in a river in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula.The state Attorney General’s office says 45-year-old Stephen Falkenberg has been indicted on first-degree manslaughter and second-degree murder in the March 1 death of 46-year-old… Read more »

Grand jury indicts man accused of killing girlfriend

YANKTON, S.D. (AP) — A grand jury in South Dakota has indicted a man accused of killing his girlfriend and dumping her dismembered body in a river in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula.The state Attorney General’s office says 45-year-old Stephen Falkenberg has been indicted on first-degree manslaughter and second-degree murder in the March 1 death of 46-year-old… Read more »

Thune says there is little support in Congress for closing border

WASHINGTON, D.C. (WNAX) – Trump Administration officials seem to be pulling back from the President’s threats to close the U.S. – Mexican border, possibly as soon as this week. Press Secretary Sarah Sanders says they administration is “looking at all options” on whether to close ports of entry and what the impact would be. South… Read more »

Thune says there is little support in Congress for closing border

WASHINGTON, D.C. (WNAX) – Trump Administration officials seem to be pulling back from the President’s threats to close the U.S. – Mexican border, possibly as soon as this week. Press Secretary Sarah Sanders says they administration is “looking at all options” on whether to close ports of entry and what the impact would be. South… Read more »

Brown County Sportman’s Club offering Hunter Safety Classes

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – Hunter Safety Classes for the Brown County Sportsman’s Club are starting next week. Bill Bowen, Local Coordinator for the Game, Fish and Park’s Hunt Safe Program, said the courses are required for youth to hunt. He said the courses cover a variety of hunting issues from safety to ethics. There are… Read more »

Brown County Sportman’s Club offering Hunter Safety Classes

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – Hunter Safety Classes for the Brown County Sportsman’s Club are starting next week. Bill Bowen, Local Coordinator for the Game, Fish and Park’s Hunt Safe Program, said the courses are required for youth to hunt. He said the courses cover a variety of hunting issues from safety to ethics. There are… Read more »

Rounds believes Mueller’s report should be made public

WASHINGTON, D.C. (WNAX) – U.S. Attorney General William Barr told Congress last week that he expects to release special counsel Robert Mueller’s report on the Russia investigation by the middle of this month. South Dakota Senator Mike Rounds says he agrees that the report should be made public. Rounds says the Attorney General has to… Read more »

Rounds believes Mueller’s report should be made public

WASHINGTON, D.C. (WNAX) – U.S. Attorney General William Barr told Congress last week that he expects to release special counsel Robert Mueller’s report on the Russia investigation by the middle of this month. South Dakota Senator Mike Rounds says he agrees that the report should be made public. Rounds says the Attorney General has to… Read more »

Avera “Footprints” program starting Saturday

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – The Avera St. Luke’s Foundation and the Wound Care Clinic are joining forces for a new program entitled, “Footprints,” which will start on Saturday, April 6. Hours are 9 to 11 a.m. at the Avera Wound Care and Hyperbaric Treatment Center, 305 S. State St. Amy Blackstone, Foundation Director at Avera,… Read more »

Avera “Footprints” program starting Saturday

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – The Avera St. Luke’s Foundation and the Wound Care Clinic are joining forces for a new program entitled, “Footprints,” which will start on Saturday, April 6. Hours are 9 to 11 a.m. at the Avera Wound Care and Hyperbaric Treatment Center, 305 S. State St. Amy Blackstone, Foundation Director at Avera,… Read more »

Man crashes stolen car after high speed chase into Sturgis

STURGIS, S.D. (KBHB) – Police say a man stole a car outside the Fort Meade V.A. hospital, and led police on a high speed chase into Sturgis Tuesday morning. Sturgis Police Chief Geody VanDewater says they were notified of the individual after he allegedly stole a Tahoe from the Fort Meade parking lot. The man… Read more »

Man crashes stolen car after high speed chase into Sturgis

STURGIS, S.D. (KBHB) – Police say a man stole a car outside the Fort Meade V.A. hospital, and led police on a high speed chase into Sturgis Tuesday morning. Sturgis Police Chief Geody VanDewater says they were notified of the individual after he allegedly stole a Tahoe from the Fort Meade parking lot. The man… Read more »

Boys & Girls Club Seventh Annual Winefest Renaissance April 13

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – The Seventh Annual Winefest Renaissance at the Boys & Girls Club of Aberdeen Area is set for Saturday, April 13. Michael Herman, Executive Director of the Club, talked about the details of the event. This year’s event will feature a wide variety of food to go along with the beverages, according… Read more »

Boys & Girls Club Seventh Annual Winefest Renaissance April 13

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – The Seventh Annual Winefest Renaissance at the Boys & Girls Club of Aberdeen Area is set for Saturday, April 13. Michael Herman, Executive Director of the Club, talked about the details of the event. This year’s event will feature a wide variety of food to go along with the beverages, according… Read more »

Names released of two people killed in crash west of Hot Springs

HOT SPRINGS, S.D. (Press Release) – Names have been released of the two people killed Friday night in a vehicle-pedestrian crash  west of Hot Springs. A 2002 Subaru Impreza was eastbound on U.S. Highway 18 when the driver, 25-year-old Rueben Gilbert who was stationed at Ellsworth Air Force Base, lost control. The vehicle entered the… Read more »

Names released of two people killed in crash west of Hot Springs

HOT SPRINGS, S.D. (Press Release) – Names have been released of the two people killed Friday night in a vehicle-pedestrian crash  west of Hot Springs. A 2002 Subaru Impreza was eastbound on U.S. Highway 18 when the driver, 25-year-old Rueben Gilbert who was stationed at Ellsworth Air Force Base, lost control. The vehicle entered the… Read more »

Legislators debate style and form veto before approving it

YANKTON, S.D. (WNAX) – South Dakota legislators took most of the day last Friday debating a style and form veto before finally approving it. Governor Kristi Noem vetoed parts of SB176 that set up funding for pheasant habitat. The intent of the bill was to take one million dollars from the 2019 budget, but a… Read more »

Legislators debate style and form veto before approving it

YANKTON, S.D. (WNAX) – South Dakota legislators took most of the day last Friday debating a style and form veto before finally approving it. Governor Kristi Noem vetoed parts of SB176 that set up funding for pheasant habitat. The intent of the bill was to take one million dollars from the 2019 budget, but a… Read more »

Four found dead in multiple homicide at Mandan business

MANDAN, N.D. (AP) — Four people were found dead Monday in what police called a “multiple homicide” at a North Dakota property-management business. The bodies of three men and a woman were discovered inside RJR Maintenance and Management in Mandan, a city of about 22,000 just across the Missouri River west of Bismarck, Police Chief… Read more »

Four found dead in multiple homicide at Mandan business

MANDAN, N.D. (AP) — Four people were found dead Monday in what police called a “multiple homicide” at a North Dakota property-management business. The bodies of three men and a woman were discovered inside RJR Maintenance and Management in Mandan, a city of about 22,000 just across the Missouri River west of Bismarck, Police Chief… Read more »