News Category: Local News

October Road in concert this evening

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – The second concert of the Downtown Summer Concert Series takes place this evening when October Road performs on Main Street. Shelley Westra-Heier, Executive Director of the Aberdeen Downtown Association, talked about the group. She said there are a couple of new things set for this evening. Westra-Heier said there will also… Read more »

October Road in concert this evening

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – The second concert of the Downtown Summer Concert Series takes place this evening when October Road performs on Main Street. Shelley Westra-Heier, Executive Director of the Aberdeen Downtown Association, talked about the group. She said there are a couple of new things set for this evening. Westra-Heier said there will also… Read more »

Ag industry and its economic impact continue to grow

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO.com) — The Governor’s Agriculture Summit is open in Sioux Falls at the Sanford PREMIER Center, in the midst of tough times in farm country. State Ag Chief Kim Vanneman acknowledges the challenges in her welcoming remarks. Still, Vanneman says the South Dakota ag industry and its economic impact continue to grow.… Read more »

Ag industry and its economic impact continue to grow

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO.com) — The Governor’s Agriculture Summit is open in Sioux Falls at the Sanford PREMIER Center, in the midst of tough times in farm country. State Ag Chief Kim Vanneman acknowledges the challenges in her welcoming remarks. Still, Vanneman says the South Dakota ag industry and its economic impact continue to grow.… Read more »

PUC approves permit for wind energy farm in Hyde County

PIERRE, S.D. (KCCR) – The South Dakota Public Utilities Commission has approved a construction permit for a wind energy farm in Hyde County. PUC Chairman Gary Hanson says the Triple H Wind project will be located roughly three miles southwest of Highmore. Hanson says the siting process for the Triple H Wind project was different… Read more »

PUC approves permit for wind energy farm in Hyde County

PIERRE, S.D. (KCCR) – The South Dakota Public Utilities Commission has approved a construction permit for a wind energy farm in Hyde County. PUC Chairman Gary Hanson says the Triple H Wind project will be located roughly three miles southwest of Highmore. Hanson says the siting process for the Triple H Wind project was different… Read more »

Pierre City Commission approves location for dog park

PIERRE, S.D. (DRG News) – The Pierre City Commission has unanimously approved the location for a city dog park. Study committee member and veterinarian Dr. Craig Howard says the location is on East Sully Avenue, next to the Pierre Community Orchard. Christina Garrett lives across the street from the approved dog park location and is… Read more »

Pierre City Commission approves location for dog park

PIERRE, S.D. (DRG News) – The Pierre City Commission has unanimously approved the location for a city dog park. Study committee member and veterinarian Dr. Craig Howard says the location is on East Sully Avenue, next to the Pierre Community Orchard. Christina Garrett lives across the street from the approved dog park location and is… Read more »

State revenue down from projections

PIERRE, S.D. (DRG News) – Early projections show South Dakota state revenue is down in the fiscal year that ended June 30, 2019. Gov. Kristi Noem says sales tax dollars just aren’t coming in. Weather has also dampened people’s spending. But, Noem says the state is well positioned to handle the lower income.

State revenue down from projections

PIERRE, S.D. (DRG News) – Early projections show South Dakota state revenue is down in the fiscal year that ended June 30, 2019. Gov. Kristi Noem says sales tax dollars just aren’t coming in. Weather has also dampened people’s spending. But, Noem says the state is well positioned to handle the lower income.

Committee to look at nursing home patients at Human Services Center

YANKTON, S.D. (WNAX) – Looking at care options for patients in the nursing home at the Human Services Center in Yankton will be the focus of a legislative summer study sub-committee. Representative Jean Hunhoff of Yankton will chair the sub-committee and hopes to have some good recommendations at the end. Hunhoff says the nursing home… Read more »

Committee to look at nursing home patients at Human Services Center

YANKTON, S.D. (WNAX) – Looking at care options for patients in the nursing home at the Human Services Center in Yankton will be the focus of a legislative summer study sub-committee. Representative Jean Hunhoff of Yankton will chair the sub-committee and hopes to have some good recommendations at the end. Hunhoff says the nursing home… Read more »

Local artist has works on display at PC this month

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – Molly Hornaman of Aberdeen is the featured artist for July at the Wein Gallery on the campus of Presentation College. The show is entitled “Color Me Happy” and features vibrant paintings of a variety of animals. Erin Giovannini, Assistant for Project Development and Wein Gallery Curator, talked about the featured artist.… Read more »

Local artist has works on display at PC this month

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – Molly Hornaman of Aberdeen is the featured artist for July at the Wein Gallery on the campus of Presentation College. The show is entitled “Color Me Happy” and features vibrant paintings of a variety of animals. Erin Giovannini, Assistant for Project Development and Wein Gallery Curator, talked about the featured artist.… Read more »

City to spray for mosquitoes Thursday night

ABERDEEN, S.D. (Press Release) – The City of Aberdeen has scheduled a city wide spraying for Thursday, July 11 between the hours of 8:30 pm and 1:30 a.m. (The City plans to spray for mosquitoes Wednesday evening as well). The Adulticiding equipment is noisy and travels at 10 mph.  The mosquito control trucks are identified… Read more »

City to spray for mosquitoes Thursday night

ABERDEEN, S.D. (Press Release) – The City of Aberdeen has scheduled a city wide spraying for Thursday, July 11 between the hours of 8:30 pm and 1:30 a.m. (The City plans to spray for mosquitoes Wednesday evening as well). The Adulticiding equipment is noisy and travels at 10 mph.  The mosquito control trucks are identified… Read more »

Police Department warns about recent scam

ABERDEEN, S.D. (APD Facebook) – We’ve been advised by the Brown County Sheriff’s Office that a recent scam has been reported to them. This particular scam involved a person who received a bogus check and instructions to cash it, buy personal items for themselves, and to buy and ship Walmart gift cards back to the… Read more »

Police Department warns about recent scam

ABERDEEN, S.D. (APD Facebook) – We’ve been advised by the Brown County Sheriff’s Office that a recent scam has been reported to them. This particular scam involved a person who received a bogus check and instructions to cash it, buy personal items for themselves, and to buy and ship Walmart gift cards back to the… Read more »

Sioux Falls man identified in fatal crash east of Madison

MADISON, S.D. (Press Release) – A Sioux Falls, S.D., man has been identified as the person who died Saturday in a two-vehicle crash that occurred east of Madison. A 2011 Honda Accord was eastbound on South Dakota Highway 34 when it rear-ended a 2002 Peterbilt semi-truck and trailer which had just turned eastbound onto Highway… Read more »

Sioux Falls man identified in fatal crash east of Madison

MADISON, S.D. (Press Release) – A Sioux Falls, S.D., man has been identified as the person who died Saturday in a two-vehicle crash that occurred east of Madison. A 2011 Honda Accord was eastbound on South Dakota Highway 34 when it rear-ended a 2002 Peterbilt semi-truck and trailer which had just turned eastbound onto Highway… Read more »