News Category: Local News

Selby man identified in fatal crash north of Akaska

AKASKA, S.D. (Press Release) – A Selby, S.D., man has been identified as the person who died Thursday night in a one-vehicle crash north of Akaska. A 2002 Ford F150 pickup was northbound on 303rd Avenue near the intersection of 140th Street when the driver lost control on the gravel road. The vehicle went into… Read more »

Selby man identified in fatal crash north of Akaska

AKASKA, S.D. (Press Release) – A Selby, S.D., man has been identified as the person who died Thursday night in a one-vehicle crash north of Akaska. A 2002 Ford F150 pickup was northbound on 303rd Avenue near the intersection of 140th Street when the driver lost control on the gravel road. The vehicle went into… Read more »

Light tower topples at Fossum Field

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – A light tower toppled over at Fossum Field on Sunday. The damage was noticed Sunday afternoon. No injuries were reported in the incident. A tower down the right field line behind first base fell on top of the clubhouse and concession stand, damaging the south end of the building. The lights… Read more »

Light tower topples at Fossum Field

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – A light tower toppled over at Fossum Field on Sunday. The damage was noticed Sunday afternoon. No injuries were reported in the incident. A tower down the right field line behind first base fell on top of the clubhouse and concession stand, damaging the south end of the building. The lights… Read more »

Cassadee Pope coming to Brown County Fair

ABERDEEN, S.D. (Press Release) – Cassadee Pope is coming to the Brown County Fair. She will be opening for Big and Rich featuring Cowboy Troy on Aug. 17. The concert starts at 8 p.m. For more information or to purchase tickets go to www.thebcfair.com

Cassadee Pope coming to Brown County Fair

ABERDEEN, S.D. (Press Release) – Cassadee Pope is coming to the Brown County Fair. She will be opening for Big and Rich featuring Cowboy Troy on Aug. 17. The concert starts at 8 p.m. For more information or to purchase tickets go to www.thebcfair.com

Chase, with 20-month-old aboard vehicle, ends in arrested

FORT PIERRE, S.D. (KCCR) – A Rapid City man was arrested Friday in Stanley County following an incident that began in Lyman County. Authorities say the call began in Presho as a possible domestic disturbance. The Lyman County Sheriff’s Office responded to the location of an altercation that took place between the driver and several… Read more »

Chase, with 20-month-old aboard vehicle, ends in arrested

FORT PIERRE, S.D. (KCCR) – A Rapid City man was arrested Friday in Stanley County following an incident that began in Lyman County. Authorities say the call began in Presho as a possible domestic disturbance. The Lyman County Sheriff’s Office responded to the location of an altercation that took place between the driver and several… Read more »

Aberdeen eighth among best small cities to start a business

WASHINGTON, D.C. (Wallethub) – With National Small Business Week approaching and over 50% of the U.S. population working for a small business, the personal-finance website WalletHub today released its report on 2019’s Best Small Cities to Start a Business as well as accompanying videos, along with its 2019 Small Business Owner Survey. To determine the… Read more »

Aberdeen eighth among best small cities to start a business

WASHINGTON, D.C. (Wallethub) – With National Small Business Week approaching and over 50% of the U.S. population working for a small business, the personal-finance website WalletHub today released its report on 2019’s Best Small Cities to Start a Business as well as accompanying videos, along with its 2019 Small Business Owner Survey. To determine the… Read more »

Flood damage totals continue to grow in Yankton County

YANKTON, S.D. (WNAX) – The Yankton County Commission was told at their last meeting that flood damage totals about $19 million so far and that did not include road, bridge and culvert costs. Commission Chairman Dan Klimisch says they expect that number to grow. Klimisch says they have laid out a road priority repair program.… Read more »

Flood damage totals continue to grow in Yankton County

YANKTON, S.D. (WNAX) – The Yankton County Commission was told at their last meeting that flood damage totals about $19 million so far and that did not include road, bridge and culvert costs. Commission Chairman Dan Klimisch says they expect that number to grow. Klimisch says they have laid out a road priority repair program.… Read more »

Oil boom leads to population burst in North Dakota counties

MINOT, N.D. (AP) — The population of 14 of North Dakota’s 53 counties increased in 2018, led by 7.1% growth in McKenzie County, according to new U.S. Census Bureau figures. The estimates show that Williams County’s population increased by 5.9% between July 2017 and July 2018, attaining the largest growth rate in the nation. McKenzie… Read more »

Oil boom leads to population burst in North Dakota counties

MINOT, N.D. (AP) — The population of 14 of North Dakota’s 53 counties increased in 2018, led by 7.1% growth in McKenzie County, according to new U.S. Census Bureau figures. The estimates show that Williams County’s population increased by 5.9% between July 2017 and July 2018, attaining the largest growth rate in the nation. McKenzie… Read more »

Former Governor’s family farm targeted for commercial development

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Developers want to turn the Sioux Falls family farm of a former South Dakota governor into the next bustling commercial district as the city expands eastward. Ryan Tysdal, the great nephew of former Gov. Joe Foss, now owns the farmland in east Sioux Falls that’s poised to become a major… Read more »

Former Governor’s family farm targeted for commercial development

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Developers want to turn the Sioux Falls family farm of a former South Dakota governor into the next bustling commercial district as the city expands eastward. Ryan Tysdal, the great nephew of former Gov. Joe Foss, now owns the farmland in east Sioux Falls that’s poised to become a major… Read more »

Johnson shares thoughts on visit to border

WASHINGTON, D.C. (WNAX) – South Dakota Congressman Dusty Johnson was part of a delegation that spent time last week along the Mexican border in Arizona. He says he saw numbers of immigrants trying to get into the U.S. Johnson says while he saw a narrow part of the border near Yuma, they have many of… Read more »

Johnson shares thoughts on visit to border

WASHINGTON, D.C. (WNAX) – South Dakota Congressman Dusty Johnson was part of a delegation that spent time last week along the Mexican border in Arizona. He says he saw numbers of immigrants trying to get into the U.S. Johnson says while he saw a narrow part of the border near Yuma, they have many of… Read more »

Pierre far above average in electricity from renewable sources

PIERRE, S.D. (DRG News) – South Dakota’s capitol city is FAR above average when it comes to providing its residents electricity generated from renewable sources. National research indicates the average electric supplier in the country receives about 17% of its electric generation from a renewable power supply. In Pierre, utilities director Brad Palmer says 72%… Read more »

Pierre far above average in electricity from renewable sources

PIERRE, S.D. (DRG News) – South Dakota’s capitol city is FAR above average when it comes to providing its residents electricity generated from renewable sources. National research indicates the average electric supplier in the country receives about 17% of its electric generation from a renewable power supply. In Pierre, utilities director Brad Palmer says 72%… Read more »