News Year: 2020

May is National Beef Month

PIERRE, S.D. (DRG News) -Summer is the peak season for beef sales with an average of approximately 30% of yearly beef dollars captured between Memorial Day and Labor Day. To help kick off summer sales, May is celebrated nationally as Beef Month. South Dakota Beef Industry Council executive director Suzy Geppert says Beef Checkoff dollars… Read more »

May is National Beef Month

PIERRE, S.D. (DRG News) -Summer is the peak season for beef sales with an average of approximately 30% of yearly beef dollars captured between Memorial Day and Labor Day. To help kick off summer sales, May is celebrated nationally as Beef Month. South Dakota Beef Industry Council executive director Suzy Geppert says Beef Checkoff dollars… Read more »

Roma’s closes temporarily after positive COVID-19 test

ABERDEEN, S.D. (By American News Staff and Argus Leader reports) – An Aberdeen restaurant has decided to close temporarily because of a positive COVID-19 test. Roma Ristorante Italiano on South Main Street made the announcement on its Facebook page. “We want our customers to know we have went above and beyond all guidelines and we… Read more »

Roma’s closes temporarily after positive COVID-19 test

ABERDEEN, S.D. (By American News Staff and Argus Leader reports) – An Aberdeen restaurant has decided to close temporarily because of a positive COVID-19 test. Roma Ristorante Italiano on South Main Street made the announcement on its Facebook page. “We want our customers to know we have went above and beyond all guidelines and we… Read more »

Thursday Night Men’s Golf League Results for 05/28/20 at Rolling Hills GC

RESULTS: Cardinal Tool 7, Fab Fore 1, Inman Irrigation 4 ½, Yellowsubmarine 3 ½, Team Caddyshack 6, Circus Sports Bar 2, G S D 4, Sammys/Fisher Cleaning 4, Foregasm 0, Tripls/Doubles/Bog Es 8, Fore Putz 5, Steel Structures 3, Dahme Construction 2, Tri-State No Water Hazards 6 STANDINGS: Tri-State No Water Hazards 17 ½, Team… Read more »

Thursday Night Men’s Golf League Results for 05/28/20 at Rolling Hills GC

RESULTS: Cardinal Tool 7, Fab Fore 1, Inman Irrigation 4 ½, Yellowsubmarine 3 ½, Team Caddyshack 6, Circus Sports Bar 2, G S D 4, Sammys/Fisher Cleaning 4, Foregasm 0, Tripls/Doubles/Bog Es 8, Fore Putz 5, Steel Structures 3, Dahme Construction 2, Tri-State No Water Hazards 6 STANDINGS: Tri-State No Water Hazards 17 ½, Team… Read more »

Capitol Building SD

Media call at 11:45 on Hub City Radio stations; no governor’s press conference

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – Secretary of Health Kim Malsam-Rysdon and State Epidemiologist Dr. Joshua Clayton will hold a brief media availability via conference call at 11:45 a.m. today to discuss developments surrounding coronavirus in South Dakota. The event will be carried live across all Hub City Radio stations. There is no Governor’s press conference scheduled… Read more »

Media call at 11:45 on Hub City Radio stations; no governor’s press conference

Capitol Building SD

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – Secretary of Health Kim Malsam-Rysdon and State Epidemiologist Dr. Joshua Clayton will hold a brief media availability via conference call at 11:45 a.m. today to discuss developments surrounding coronavirus in South Dakota. The event will be carried live across all Hub City Radio stations. There is no Governor’s press conference scheduled… Read more »

605 Day Challenge supports small businesses

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (Press Release) – 605 Day is June 5, a day to celebrate South Dakota. This year it includes a weeklong challenge to help small businesses thrive and thank essential workers. The Avera Health Plans 605 Day Challenge is a fun way to support local small businesses in cities around the Avera region.… Read more »

605 Day Challenge supports small businesses

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (Press Release) – 605 Day is June 5, a day to celebrate South Dakota. This year it includes a weeklong challenge to help small businesses thrive and thank essential workers. The Avera Health Plans 605 Day Challenge is a fun way to support local small businesses in cities around the Avera region.… Read more »

Sanford physician shares thoughts on Hydroxycholorquine

PIERRE, S.D. (KELO.com) – Some critics ask why South Dakota’s Hydroxycholorquine Study should continue, what with other studies showing problems with the drug. Sanford’s Dr. Alison Suttle says her study is totally different, focusing only on whether the drug can help healthy people not get COVID-19.   Suttle says comparing the South Dakota clinical trial to… Read more »

Sanford physician shares thoughts on Hydroxycholorquine

PIERRE, S.D. (KELO.com) – Some critics ask why South Dakota’s Hydroxycholorquine Study should continue, what with other studies showing problems with the drug. Sanford’s Dr. Alison Suttle says her study is totally different, focusing only on whether the drug can help healthy people not get COVID-19.   Suttle says comparing the South Dakota clinical trial to… Read more »

Fire contained to porch, small addition in Aberdeen home

ABERDEEN, S.D. (Press Release) – On Thursday, May 28, at 12:41 p.m., Aberdeen Fire Rescue responded to a structure fire involving a single family home at 925 S 10th Street. On arrival crews found light smoke coming from this residence. The fire was quickly located by firefighters and contained to the porch and a small… Read more »

Fire contained to porch, small addition in Aberdeen home

ABERDEEN, S.D. (Press Release) – On Thursday, May 28, at 12:41 p.m., Aberdeen Fire Rescue responded to a structure fire involving a single family home at 925 S 10th Street. On arrival crews found light smoke coming from this residence. The fire was quickly located by firefighters and contained to the porch and a small… Read more »

State finishing second week of testing at long term care facilities

PIERRE, S.D. (DRG News) – South Dakota is finishing its second week of testing residents and staff at long term care facilities in the state for COVID-19. Health Department Sec. Kim Malsam-Rysdon says they’ve done thousands of tests. State epidemiologist Dr. Josh Clayton says those 6,000-plus tests are not reported by individual facility. Again, as… Read more »

State finishing second week of testing at long term care facilities

PIERRE, S.D. (DRG News) – South Dakota is finishing its second week of testing residents and staff at long term care facilities in the state for COVID-19. Health Department Sec. Kim Malsam-Rysdon says they’ve done thousands of tests. State epidemiologist Dr. Josh Clayton says those 6,000-plus tests are not reported by individual facility. Again, as… Read more »

Johnson says it is time for Internal Revenue Service to step up

WASHINGTON, D.C. (KCCR) – South Dakota Congressman Dusty Johnson took a swing at the Internal Revenue Service on the House floor about the apparent lack of customer service and slow speed at which the issuing of stimulus funds and tax returns are taking place. Johnson says many are in dire need of those funds. Johnson… Read more »

Johnson says it is time for Internal Revenue Service to step up

WASHINGTON, D.C. (KCCR) – South Dakota Congressman Dusty Johnson took a swing at the Internal Revenue Service on the House floor about the apparent lack of customer service and slow speed at which the issuing of stimulus funds and tax returns are taking place. Johnson says many are in dire need of those funds. Johnson… Read more »