News Category: Local News

Aberdeen Central senior to compete at national oratorical contest

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – Keilly Kristine Gunther, a senior at Aberdeen Central, will be competing in the American Legion High School Oratorical Scholarship Program – A Constitutional Speech Contest this weekend. The event starts on Saturday, April 6 in Indianapolis, Ind. Quarterfinals run from 8:45 a.m. to Noon and will narrow the field from 53… Read more »

Aberdeen Central senior to compete at national oratorical contest

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – Keilly Kristine Gunther, a senior at Aberdeen Central, will be competing in the American Legion High School Oratorical Scholarship Program – A Constitutional Speech Contest this weekend. The event starts on Saturday, April 6 in Indianapolis, Ind. Quarterfinals run from 8:45 a.m. to Noon and will narrow the field from 53… Read more »

One dead in crash east of Mitchell

MITCHELL, S.D. (Press Release) – One person has died in a one-vehicle crash that occurred two miles east of Mitchell. The name of the 28-year-old male victim is not being released pending notification of family members. A 2008 Chrysler Town and County Van was eastbound on 250th Street when the vehicle eventually entered the south… Read more »

One dead in crash east of Mitchell

MITCHELL, S.D. (Press Release) – One person has died in a one-vehicle crash that occurred two miles east of Mitchell. The name of the 28-year-old male victim is not being released pending notification of family members. A 2008 Chrysler Town and County Van was eastbound on 250th Street when the vehicle eventually entered the south… Read more »

City issues warning for residents along Moccasin Creek

ABERDEEN, S.D. (APD Facebook post) – The City of Aberdeen is issuing the following citywide warning for residents along Moccasin Creek. Excessive snow melt is raising the Moccasin Creek to flood stage levels. Residents in areas that have historically experienced past flooding events along Moccasin Creek are advised to monitor and prepare for rising water… Read more »

City issues warning for residents along Moccasin Creek

ABERDEEN, S.D. (APD Facebook post) – The City of Aberdeen is issuing the following citywide warning for residents along Moccasin Creek. Excessive snow melt is raising the Moccasin Creek to flood stage levels. Residents in areas that have historically experienced past flooding events along Moccasin Creek are advised to monitor and prepare for rising water… Read more »

National Guard training at the fairgrounds

Aberdeen, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – The Army National Guard will be doing training this coming Friday (5th), Saturday (6th), and Sunday (7th) at the Brown County Fairgrounds. This is important for the public to know because there will be artillery going off. Please do not call the Sheriff’s Office if you hear these loud booms. This… Read more »

National Guard training at the fairgrounds

Aberdeen, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – The Army National Guard will be doing training this coming Friday (5th), Saturday (6th), and Sunday (7th) at the Brown County Fairgrounds. This is important for the public to know because there will be artillery going off. Please do not call the Sheriff’s Office if you hear these loud booms. This… Read more »

Johnson hearing optimism on trade talks

WASHINGTON, D.C. (WNAX) – U.S. and Chinese trade negotiators wrapped up what are being described as “constructive” talks in Beijing last week and will resume talks in Washington this week. South Dakota Congressman Dusty Johnson says he is hearing some optimism from Administration officials. Johnson says even if a deal is worked out it doesn’t… Read more »

Johnson hearing optimism on trade talks

WASHINGTON, D.C. (WNAX) – U.S. and Chinese trade negotiators wrapped up what are being described as “constructive” talks in Beijing last week and will resume talks in Washington this week. South Dakota Congressman Dusty Johnson says he is hearing some optimism from Administration officials. Johnson says even if a deal is worked out it doesn’t… Read more »

Hunhoff says it takes time for Governor and legislators to have working relationship

YANKTON, S.D. (WNAX) – Veteran South Dakota lawmaker, Representative Jean Hunhoff of Yankton says it can take some time for a new Governor and legislators to forge a working relationship. She says Governor Kristi Noem brought a different style to Pierre this year. Hunhoff says the Governor was clear in her priorities. Hunhoff says the… Read more »

Hunhoff says it takes time for Governor and legislators to have working relationship

YANKTON, S.D. (WNAX) – Veteran South Dakota lawmaker, Representative Jean Hunhoff of Yankton says it can take some time for a new Governor and legislators to forge a working relationship. She says Governor Kristi Noem brought a different style to Pierre this year. Hunhoff says the Governor was clear in her priorities. Hunhoff says the… 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 »

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 »