News Year: 2022

Virginia Chilson, 86

Virginia Chilson, 86, of Webster, SD, passed away on Wednesday, May 18, 2022, at Sanford Medical Center in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Funeral Services will be at 2:00 P.M. on Monday, May 23, 2022, at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Webster, SD, and will be livestreamed on Fiksdal Funeral Service Facebook page. Pastor Mike DeKraai… Read more »

Virginia Chilson, 86

Virginia Chilson, 86, of Webster, SD, passed away on Wednesday, May 18, 2022, at Sanford Medical Center in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Funeral Services will be at 2:00 P.M. on Monday, May 23, 2022, at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Webster, SD, and will be livestreamed on Fiksdal Funeral Service Facebook page. Pastor Mike DeKraai… Read more »

Linda Kay Batson, 67

Linda Batson, 67, of Black Forest, Colorado, passed into Glory on March 16, 2022 at home in Black Forest. A graveside service with military honors will be held at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, June 4, 2022, at the Miranda Cemetery, Miranda, SD. Linda Kay Jackson was born in Aberdeen, South Dakota on August 25, 1954 to… Read more »

Linda Kay Batson, 67

Linda Batson, 67, of Black Forest, Colorado, passed into Glory on March 16, 2022 at home in Black Forest. A graveside service with military honors will be held at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, June 4, 2022, at the Miranda Cemetery, Miranda, SD. Linda Kay Jackson was born in Aberdeen, South Dakota on August 25, 1954 to… Read more »

Recommendations of what to do with the issue of baby formula shortages

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.(KELO)- The nationwide shortage of baby formula is also having an impact on families here at home. Pediatrician for Sanford Health Dr. Mike Nagley: Dr. Nagley talks about ways to combat the ongoing shortage of baby formula while keeping your child healthy. Parents can also talk to their pediatrician about other ways to… Read more »

Recommendations of what to do with the issue of baby formula shortages

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.(KELO)- The nationwide shortage of baby formula is also having an impact on families here at home. Pediatrician for Sanford Health Dr. Mike Nagley: Dr. Nagley talks about ways to combat the ongoing shortage of baby formula while keeping your child healthy. Parents can also talk to their pediatrician about other ways to… Read more »

District 19 House race to have five Republicans running for two seats

SALEM, S.D.(WNAX)- The District 19 House race has five republican candidates competing for the two slots that will move from the primary to the general election ballot in November. Drew Peterson of Salem says he wants to keep a farmer in the legislature. Peterson says he has a number of issues in mind. Peterson says… Read more »

District 19 House race to have five Republicans running for two seats

SALEM, S.D.(WNAX)- The District 19 House race has five republican candidates competing for the two slots that will move from the primary to the general election ballot in November. Drew Peterson of Salem says he wants to keep a farmer in the legislature. Peterson says he has a number of issues in mind. Peterson says… Read more »

High School Sports Scoreboard for Thursday, 5/19/22

Boys Tennis – State Tourney Day 1/2 for Class AA in RC 1st – SFL, 390 2nd – SFW, 378 3rd – O’Gorman, 312 6th – Ab Central, 173   Ab Central Highlights… SINGLES Flt 1 – Gabe Goetz went 2-1 & will play for 5th place Flt 2 – Ian Ahlberg went 1-1 &… Read more »

High School Sports Scoreboard for Thursday, 5/19/22

Boys Tennis – State Tourney Day 1/2 for Class AA in RC 1st – SFL, 390 2nd – SFW, 378 3rd – O’Gorman, 312 6th – Ab Central, 173   Ab Central Highlights… SINGLES Flt 1 – Gabe Goetz went 2-1 & will play for 5th place Flt 2 – Ian Ahlberg went 1-1 &… Read more »

SD Committee receive update on condition of prisons

PIERRE, S.D.(WNAX)- South Dakota legislators heard from Corrections Department Secretary Kellie Wasko on the condition of prisons and what is in a consultant’s report. Wasko told the Government Operations and Audit Committee that the report found many managers held multiple jobs. Wasko says the management structure was not effective or efficient. Wasko says they are… Read more »

SD Committee receive update on condition of prisons

PIERRE, S.D.(WNAX)- South Dakota legislators heard from Corrections Department Secretary Kellie Wasko on the condition of prisons and what is in a consultant’s report. Wasko told the Government Operations and Audit Committee that the report found many managers held multiple jobs. Wasko says the management structure was not effective or efficient. Wasko says they are… Read more »

State jobs openings still exist

PIERRE, S.D.(WNAX)- While South Dakota state employees will get a six percent raise on July first, there are still hundreds of open state jobs. Eric Olilla, Executive Director of the South Dakota State Employees Organization, says even with the raise many state workers trail those in the private sector. Olilla says some state jobs are… Read more »

State jobs openings still exist

PIERRE, S.D.(WNAX)- While South Dakota state employees will get a six percent raise on July first, there are still hundreds of open state jobs. Eric Olilla, Executive Director of the South Dakota State Employees Organization, says even with the raise many state workers trail those in the private sector. Olilla says some state jobs are… Read more »

Damages still being access over last week’s storm

YANKTON, S.D.(WNAX)- Damages are still being totaled from last week’s windstorms and tornadoes across the region. Rod Nohr with Nohr-Wortmann Engineering of Yankton says he has been called to dozens of ag and industrial sites. Nohr says they are tracking damage from two days of storms. Nohr says they are finding that a lot of… Read more »

Damages still being access over last week’s storm

YANKTON, S.D.(WNAX)- Damages are still being totaled from last week’s windstorms and tornadoes across the region. Rod Nohr with Nohr-Wortmann Engineering of Yankton says he has been called to dozens of ag and industrial sites. Nohr says they are tracking damage from two days of storms. Nohr says they are finding that a lot of… Read more »

Candidates comment on the upcoming summer studies involving regional jails

ABERDEEN, S.D.(HubCityRadio)- On Thursday various candidates for different seats in the city, council, & legislative seats commented on the summer study & legislative task force dealing with regional jails, especially for the one here in Brown County. Andy Schaunaman, who’s running for the city council for the Northeast District comments about big an issue this… Read more »

Candidates comment on the upcoming summer studies involving regional jails

ABERDEEN, S.D.(HubCityRadio)- On Thursday various candidates for different seats in the city, council, & legislative seats commented on the summer study & legislative task force dealing with regional jails, especially for the one here in Brown County. Andy Schaunaman, who’s running for the city council for the Northeast District comments about big an issue this… Read more »

Storybook Land to open in full capacity on Friday, May 27th

ABERDEEN, S.D.(Press Release)- Storybook Land opens in full on May 27, the Friday of Memorial Day weekend. While the park has been open for walk-through and play since April 22, the rides and concessions will open starting at 10 a.m. May 27. Storybook Land is open daily 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., Memorial Day weekend… Read more »

Storybook Land to open in full capacity on Friday, May 27th

ABERDEEN, S.D.(Press Release)- Storybook Land opens in full on May 27, the Friday of Memorial Day weekend. While the park has been open for walk-through and play since April 22, the rides and concessions will open starting at 10 a.m. May 27. Storybook Land is open daily 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., Memorial Day weekend… Read more »