News Year: 2022

Sharon Saugstad, 84

Sharon Saugstad, 84, of Waubay, SD, passed away on Tuesday, November 29, 2022, at Sanford USD Medical Center in Sioux Falls, SD. Funeral services will be 1:30 P.M. Tuesday, December 6, 2022, at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Waubay. Private inurnment will be later in the spring at Lakewood Cemetery near Waubay. Visitation will be… Read more »

Sharon Saugstad, 84

Sharon Saugstad, 84, of Waubay, SD, passed away on Tuesday, November 29, 2022, at Sanford USD Medical Center in Sioux Falls, SD. Funeral services will be 1:30 P.M. Tuesday, December 6, 2022, at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Waubay. Private inurnment will be later in the spring at Lakewood Cemetery near Waubay. Visitation will be… Read more »

Barbara Schaffer, 88

Barbara Lou (Leesch) Schaffer, 88, of Ashton, SD, passed away on Tuesday, November 29th, 2022, at Avera St. Luke’s Hospital in Aberdeen, SD. There will be a visitation from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, December 4th with a prayer service and rosary to follow at 4:00 pm at Hyke Funeral Home in Redfield, SD. Her… Read more »

Barbara Schaffer, 88

Barbara Lou (Leesch) Schaffer, 88, of Ashton, SD, passed away on Tuesday, November 29th, 2022, at Avera St. Luke’s Hospital in Aberdeen, SD. There will be a visitation from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, December 4th with a prayer service and rosary to follow at 4:00 pm at Hyke Funeral Home in Redfield, SD. Her… Read more »

Caroline Meidinger, 97

Caroline Meidinger, 97, Ashley, ND, died Tuesday, November 29, 2022 at the Ashley Medical Center Nursing Home. Funeral Services will be 11:00 AM, Saturday, December 3, 2022 at the Ashley Baptist Church led by Rev. Jason Haas. Interment follows at the Ashley City Cemetery.   Visitation commences 4:00 PM Friday at the Carlsen-Lien Chapel, Ashley,… Read more »

Caroline Meidinger, 97

Caroline Meidinger, 97, Ashley, ND, died Tuesday, November 29, 2022 at the Ashley Medical Center Nursing Home. Funeral Services will be 11:00 AM, Saturday, December 3, 2022 at the Ashley Baptist Church led by Rev. Jason Haas. Interment follows at the Ashley City Cemetery.   Visitation commences 4:00 PM Friday at the Carlsen-Lien Chapel, Ashley,… Read more »

Terry Jackson, 75

Terry Jackson 75, of Aberdeen, SD. Passed away Tuesday, November 29, 2022, at Sanford Hospital Aberdeen. Visitation and a time of sharing will be at Schriver’s Memorial Fellowship Center, 1- 3 p.m., Saturday, December 3, 2022. Terry Ray Jackson was born March 12th 1947 to Harold Ray Jackson and Ann Marie (Palmer) Jackson in Walla… Read more »

Terry Jackson, 75

Terry Jackson 75, of Aberdeen, SD. Passed away Tuesday, November 29, 2022, at Sanford Hospital Aberdeen. Visitation and a time of sharing will be at Schriver’s Memorial Fellowship Center, 1- 3 p.m., Saturday, December 3, 2022. Terry Ray Jackson was born March 12th 1947 to Harold Ray Jackson and Ann Marie (Palmer) Jackson in Walla… Read more »

Group looking to make South Dakota primaries open beginning in 2026

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.(HubCityRadio)- On Wednesday the South Dakota Open Primaries submitted their bid to start a petition to the Legislative Research Council to make primaries open starting in 2026. Chairman Joe Kirby talks about trying to put this in place back in 2016 but was defeated and the lessons they learned from it. Kirby explains… Read more »

Group looking to make South Dakota primaries open beginning in 2026

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.(HubCityRadio)- On Wednesday the South Dakota Open Primaries submitted their bid to start a petition to the Legislative Research Council to make primaries open starting in 2026. Chairman Joe Kirby talks about trying to put this in place back in 2016 but was defeated and the lessons they learned from it. Kirby explains… Read more »

Mental health issues to be address in event in DeSmet

DESMET, S.D.(KOKK)- Mental health issues are being discussed more today and an opportunity to hear from someone who has dealt with Ptsd and thoughts of suicide comes up Sunday and Monday at the Event Center in DeSmet.  Scott Geiselhart is a 20 year veteran firefighter, father and former auto repair shop owner.  He is a… Read more »

Mental health issues to be address in event in DeSmet

DESMET, S.D.(KOKK)- Mental health issues are being discussed more today and an opportunity to hear from someone who has dealt with Ptsd and thoughts of suicide comes up Sunday and Monday at the Event Center in DeSmet.  Scott Geiselhart is a 20 year veteran firefighter, father and former auto repair shop owner.  He is a… Read more »

Changes in municipal taxes for the town of Cresbard effective January 1, 2023

PIERRE, S.D.(Press Release) – Beginning January 1, 2023, the town of Cresbard is implementing a new municipal general sales and use tax rate of 2 percent. South Dakota municipalities are able to implement new tax rates or change existing tax rates on January 1 or July 1 each year, according to South Dakota Codified Law… Read more »

Changes in municipal taxes for the town of Cresbard effective January 1, 2023

PIERRE, S.D.(Press Release) – Beginning January 1, 2023, the town of Cresbard is implementing a new municipal general sales and use tax rate of 2 percent. South Dakota municipalities are able to implement new tax rates or change existing tax rates on January 1 or July 1 each year, according to South Dakota Codified Law… Read more »

Mid America Economy numbers show decline for the first time since May of 2020

OMAHA, N.E.(WNAX)- The latest monthly survey shows the economy continues to slow across the region. Creighton University economics professor Ernie Goss says signs are pointing toward a contraction. Goss says business managers are seeing lots of problems. Goss says there are also long term issues. Goss says he expects another interest rate hike from the… Read more »

Mid America Economy numbers show decline for the first time since May of 2020

OMAHA, N.E.(WNAX)- The latest monthly survey shows the economy continues to slow across the region. Creighton University economics professor Ernie Goss says signs are pointing toward a contraction. Goss says business managers are seeing lots of problems. Goss says there are also long term issues. Goss says he expects another interest rate hike from the… Read more »

Aberdeen Downtown Association announces new Executive Director

ABERDEEN, S.D.(Press Release)-  Alexa Sheldon has been hired as the new Executive Director of the Aberdeen Downtown Association. Originally from Gettysburg, Alexa recently moved to Aberdeen. “Growning up, I spent many weekends here.  I have always been an advocate and believer in the growth and potential of downtown Aberdeen.  I have felt great pride as… Read more »

Aberdeen Downtown Association announces new Executive Director

ABERDEEN, S.D.(Press Release)-  Alexa Sheldon has been hired as the new Executive Director of the Aberdeen Downtown Association. Originally from Gettysburg, Alexa recently moved to Aberdeen. “Growning up, I spent many weekends here.  I have always been an advocate and believer in the growth and potential of downtown Aberdeen.  I have felt great pride as… Read more »

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NAIA Hoops Scoreboard for 11/30/22

(NAIA.org) – WBB NAIA Midland (NE) MMU 67-60 MMU – Kiara Berndt 16 points; Eve Millar 11p, 9 rebounds; Kaity Hove 7p, 7r, 6 assists Mid – Sam Shepard 14p; Erin Prusa 14p, 6a; Lexi Kraft 11p, 6r   MBB NAIA DWU 74-62 Dakota State DWU – Koln Oppold 21p, 7r; Blaze Lubbers 13p, 13r;… Read more »

NAIA Hoops Scoreboard for 11/30/22

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(NAIA.org) – WBB NAIA Midland (NE) MMU 67-60 MMU – Kiara Berndt 16 points; Eve Millar 11p, 9 rebounds; Kaity Hove 7p, 7r, 6 assists Mid – Sam Shepard 14p; Erin Prusa 14p, 6a; Lexi Kraft 11p, 6r   MBB NAIA DWU 74-62 Dakota State DWU – Koln Oppold 21p, 7r; Blaze Lubbers 13p, 13r;… Read more »