News Category: Local News

Mound City man identified in fatal crash south of Herreid

HERREID, S.D. (Press Release) – A Mound City, S.D., man has been identified as the person who died from injuries sustained in a two-vehicle crash Tuesday, July 2 south of Herreid. A 2015 Freightliner Cascadia semi truck and trailer were northbound on U.S. Highway 83. While trying to pass a second vehicle, the semi truck… Read more »

Mound City man identified in fatal crash south of Herreid

HERREID, S.D. (Press Release) – A Mound City, S.D., man has been identified as the person who died from injuries sustained in a two-vehicle crash Tuesday, July 2 south of Herreid. A 2015 Freightliner Cascadia semi truck and trailer were northbound on U.S. Highway 83. While trying to pass a second vehicle, the semi truck… Read more »

Roads to be closed in Aberdeen

ABERDEEN, S.D. (Press Release) Beginning at approximately 7 a.m. on Thursday, July 11, the following road will be closed to thru traffic to install new storm sewer lines: Kline Street from 3rd Avenue NE South to Railroad Avenue Work is expected to last for approximately 3 months. Motorists are advised to take alternate routes until… Read more »

Roads to be closed in Aberdeen

ABERDEEN, S.D. (Press Release) Beginning at approximately 7 a.m. on Thursday, July 11, the following road will be closed to thru traffic to install new storm sewer lines: Kline Street from 3rd Avenue NE South to Railroad Avenue Work is expected to last for approximately 3 months. Motorists are advised to take alternate routes until… Read more »

Bodies recovered after road collapses on Standing Rock Reservation

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Authorities say the bodies of two people have been recovered from a washed-out section of highway on a southern North Dakota reservation. The drivers of two other vehicles were rescued from the floodwaters that collapsed the road on the Standing Rock Reservation in Sioux County. Flash flooding washed out a 30-… Read more »

Bodies recovered after road collapses on Standing Rock Reservation

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Authorities say the bodies of two people have been recovered from a washed-out section of highway on a southern North Dakota reservation. The drivers of two other vehicles were rescued from the floodwaters that collapsed the road on the Standing Rock Reservation in Sioux County. Flash flooding washed out a 30-… Read more »

Intersection to close due to water line installation

ABERDEEN, S.D. (Press Release) – Weather permitting, beginning at 8am on Thursday, July 11, 2019, the following intersection will be closed to thru traffic for water line installation: North Dakota Street & 28th Avenue NE Work is expected to last through Thursday, July 11th and is expected to reopen at the end of the day. … Read more »

Intersection to close due to water line installation

ABERDEEN, S.D. (Press Release) – Weather permitting, beginning at 8am on Thursday, July 11, 2019, the following intersection will be closed to thru traffic for water line installation: North Dakota Street & 28th Avenue NE Work is expected to last through Thursday, July 11th and is expected to reopen at the end of the day. … Read more »

Steckel to serve as Interim Commissioner of Bureau of Human Resources

PIERRE, S.D. (Press Release) – Governor Kristi Noem has announced that Thomas Steckel will serve as Interim Commissioner of the Bureau of Human Resources (BHR). This follows the appointment of current BHR Commissioner Laurie Gill as Secretary of Social Services. Steckel’s appointment is effective July 9, 2019. “Tom has been a critical part of the… Read more »

Steckel to serve as Interim Commissioner of Bureau of Human Resources

PIERRE, S.D. (Press Release) – Governor Kristi Noem has announced that Thomas Steckel will serve as Interim Commissioner of the Bureau of Human Resources (BHR). This follows the appointment of current BHR Commissioner Laurie Gill as Secretary of Social Services. Steckel’s appointment is effective July 9, 2019. “Tom has been a critical part of the… Read more »

Pair of disaster recovery centers to close Saturday

PIERRE, S.D. (Press Release) – The State of South Dakota and the Federal Emergency Management Agency will close two disaster recovery centers at 6 p.m Central time this Saturday, July 13. The facilities ceasing operation are located at the Southeast Technical Institute, 2000 N. Career Place in Sioux Falls and the County Emergency Management Building,… Read more »

Pair of disaster recovery centers to close Saturday

PIERRE, S.D. (Press Release) – The State of South Dakota and the Federal Emergency Management Agency will close two disaster recovery centers at 6 p.m Central time this Saturday, July 13. The facilities ceasing operation are located at the Southeast Technical Institute, 2000 N. Career Place in Sioux Falls and the County Emergency Management Building,… Read more »

Lake Kampeska rises more than a foot after recent rains

WATERTOWN, S.D. (KXLG) — More water worries for northeast South Dakota as heavy rain in the last week has caused streams, rivers, and lakes to rise again. Until further notice the National Weather Service at Aberdeen has issued a Flood Warning for the Big Sioux River north of Watertown. As of 10 p.m. last evening… Read more »

Lake Kampeska rises more than a foot after recent rains

WATERTOWN, S.D. (KXLG) — More water worries for northeast South Dakota as heavy rain in the last week has caused streams, rivers, and lakes to rise again. Until further notice the National Weather Service at Aberdeen has issued a Flood Warning for the Big Sioux River north of Watertown. As of 10 p.m. last evening… Read more »

Propane tank catches fire after struck by semi on interstate

STURGIS, S.D. (KBHB) – Sturgis Fire and Sturgis Police joined the highway patrol in responding to a propane tank that was struck on the Interstate Monday night. Sturgis Police Chief Geody VanDewater says they received a report of a barbecue style propane tank sitting in the middle of the interstate at Exit 30. As officers… Read more »

Propane tank catches fire after struck by semi on interstate

STURGIS, S.D. (KBHB) – Sturgis Fire and Sturgis Police joined the highway patrol in responding to a propane tank that was struck on the Interstate Monday night. Sturgis Police Chief Geody VanDewater says they received a report of a barbecue style propane tank sitting in the middle of the interstate at Exit 30. As officers… Read more »

James River Water board to hear about unwelcome species

YANKTON, S.D. (WNAX) – The Board of Directors of the James River Water Development District will meet this week in Yankton. Board Chairman Dan Klimisch of Yankton says they will hear about another unwelcome species that may be spreading in the river. Most of the James River has been over flood stage since March. Klimisch… Read more »

James River Water board to hear about unwelcome species

YANKTON, S.D. (WNAX) – The Board of Directors of the James River Water Development District will meet this week in Yankton. Board Chairman Dan Klimisch of Yankton says they will hear about another unwelcome species that may be spreading in the river. Most of the James River has been over flood stage since March. Klimisch… Read more »

Summer Crazy Days this week

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – The annual summer Crazy Days takes place this week. Karla Spear, Aberdeen Mall Manager, talked about the details of the event at the mall. She said that there are multiple days for the event to allow for more shoppers to be able to come out to the mall. Spear said that… Read more »

Summer Crazy Days this week

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – The annual summer Crazy Days takes place this week. Karla Spear, Aberdeen Mall Manager, talked about the details of the event at the mall. She said that there are multiple days for the event to allow for more shoppers to be able to come out to the mall. Spear said that… Read more »