News Year: 2023

Recap of first Cracker Barrel held Saturday at NSU

ABERDEEN, S.D.(HubCityRadio)- On Saturday was the first of four scheduled Cracker Barrels involving legislators from District 1, 3, & 23 held at NSU. District 3 Representative Carl Perry talks about the Governor’s request to repeal the grocery tax that cleared the House Taxation Committee he serves on. District 3 Representative Brandei Schaefbauer discussed a bill… Read more »

Recap of first Cracker Barrel held Saturday at NSU

ABERDEEN, S.D.(HubCityRadio)- On Saturday was the first of four scheduled Cracker Barrels involving legislators from District 1, 3, & 23 held at NSU. District 3 Representative Carl Perry talks about the Governor’s request to repeal the grocery tax that cleared the House Taxation Committee he serves on. District 3 Representative Brandei Schaefbauer discussed a bill… Read more »

James Speck, 69

James Speck, 69, of Faulkton passed away Tuesday, January 24, 2023, at the Faulkton Area Medical Center. A Celebration of Life will be held at 5:00 p.m., Thursday, February 2, 2023, at Luce Funeral Home, Faulkton, followed by a reception at J & J Bar, Faulkton. Luce Funeral Home of Faulkton has been entrusted with… Read more »

James Speck, 69

James Speck, 69, of Faulkton passed away Tuesday, January 24, 2023, at the Faulkton Area Medical Center. A Celebration of Life will be held at 5:00 p.m., Thursday, February 2, 2023, at Luce Funeral Home, Faulkton, followed by a reception at J & J Bar, Faulkton. Luce Funeral Home of Faulkton has been entrusted with… Read more »

January License Plates & Decals due Tuesday

ABERDEEN, S.D.(HubCityRadio)- This Tuesday, January 31st is the deadline to renew license plate decals for January. Brown County Treasurer Patty VanMeter provides the letters for this month. This is also the year that you will be getting new plates.  You can pick them up at the Brown County Treasurer’s Office or can have it mailed… Read more »

January License Plates & Decals due Tuesday

ABERDEEN, S.D.(HubCityRadio)- This Tuesday, January 31st is the deadline to renew license plate decals for January. Brown County Treasurer Patty VanMeter provides the letters for this month. This is also the year that you will be getting new plates.  You can pick them up at the Brown County Treasurer’s Office or can have it mailed… Read more »

Leadership in Pierre update what their parties are doing

PIERRE, S.D.(WNAX)- South Dakota lawmakers are taking a long weekend off before they return to Pierre on Monday for the only five day week of the session. House Majority Leader Will Mortenson of Pierre says they continue to hear about one critical issue. Mortenson says the state has to attract more people. Mortenson says the… Read more »

Leadership in Pierre update what their parties are doing

PIERRE, S.D.(WNAX)- South Dakota lawmakers are taking a long weekend off before they return to Pierre on Monday for the only five day week of the session. House Majority Leader Will Mortenson of Pierre says they continue to hear about one critical issue. Mortenson says the state has to attract more people. Mortenson says the… Read more »

Representative Auch comments on SB40

PIERRE, S.D.(WNAX)- A bill that would change how political parties nominate some statewide candidates is making its way through the South Dakota legislature. District 18 Representative Julie Auch of Lesterville says it stems from last year’s republican convention. Auch says there were challenges to incumbent office holders. At the convention, Monae Johnson defeated incumbent Secretary… Read more »

Representative Auch comments on SB40

PIERRE, S.D.(WNAX)- A bill that would change how political parties nominate some statewide candidates is making its way through the South Dakota legislature. District 18 Representative Julie Auch of Lesterville says it stems from last year’s republican convention. Auch says there were challenges to incumbent office holders. At the convention, Monae Johnson defeated incumbent Secretary… Read more »

Online software using artificial intelligence challenging higher education

VERMILLION, S.D.(WNAX)- Online software, like CHAT-GPT, that uses artificial intelligence to write reports is presenting a challenge to higher education. University of South Dakota Law School Dean Neil Fulton says they are becoming more aware of the potential. Fulton says they aren’t sure if their anti-plagiarism software would catch the use of A.I. products. Fulton… Read more »

Online software using artificial intelligence challenging higher education

VERMILLION, S.D.(WNAX)- Online software, like CHAT-GPT, that uses artificial intelligence to write reports is presenting a challenge to higher education. University of South Dakota Law School Dean Neil Fulton says they are becoming more aware of the potential. Fulton says they aren’t sure if their anti-plagiarism software would catch the use of A.I. products. Fulton… Read more »

Senate votes to strip Senator Frye-Mueller of voting rights

PIERRE, S.D. (KELO) — One day after having her committee assignments taken away, a member of the South Dakota Senate had her voting privileges in that chamber removed. A motion to strip Republican Sen. Julie Frye-Mueller of her voting powers was approved by more than two-thirds of the Senate Thursday afternoon. It does not remove her from… Read more »

Senate votes to strip Senator Frye-Mueller of voting rights

PIERRE, S.D. (KELO) — One day after having her committee assignments taken away, a member of the South Dakota Senate had her voting privileges in that chamber removed. A motion to strip Republican Sen. Julie Frye-Mueller of her voting powers was approved by more than two-thirds of the Senate Thursday afternoon. It does not remove her from… Read more »

Lake Oahe Walleye Restoration Coalition hosting meeting in Akaska

PIERRE, S.D.(DRGNews)- The Lake Oahe Walleye Restoration Coalition is hosting a meeting with South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks staff tonight in Akaska. Co-chair Bill Waeckerle (wack-er-lee) says they’re concerned about the absence of mid-size walleye in Lake Oahe and the Missouri River. Waeckerle says the past decade has been rough on the mid-size walleye,… Read more »

Lake Oahe Walleye Restoration Coalition hosting meeting in Akaska

PIERRE, S.D.(DRGNews)- The Lake Oahe Walleye Restoration Coalition is hosting a meeting with South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks staff tonight in Akaska. Co-chair Bill Waeckerle (wack-er-lee) says they’re concerned about the absence of mid-size walleye in Lake Oahe and the Missouri River. Waeckerle says the past decade has been rough on the mid-size walleye,… Read more »

Deborah Witlock, 68

Deborah K. Witlock, 68, Pierre, SD, died Monday, January 23, 2023 at the Bowdle Hospital. Memorial services will be 11:00 AM, Monday, January 30, 2023 at Lutheran Memorial Church, Pierre, led by Pastor Craig Wexler.  Organist will be Lori Koenecke and the congregation will sing “Spirit of Gentleness”, “I the Lord of Sea and Sky”,… Read more »

Deborah Witlock, 68

Deborah K. Witlock, 68, Pierre, SD, died Monday, January 23, 2023 at the Bowdle Hospital. Memorial services will be 11:00 AM, Monday, January 30, 2023 at Lutheran Memorial Church, Pierre, led by Pastor Craig Wexler.  Organist will be Lori Koenecke and the congregation will sing “Spirit of Gentleness”, “I the Lord of Sea and Sky”,… Read more »

Presentation College hosting a Teach-Out Fair on Monday & Tuesday

ABERDEEN, S.D.(HubCityRadio)- Coming up Monday & Tuesday, Presentation College will  be hosting Teach-Out Fair. Presentation College President Paula Langteau talks about how important the fair is. Langteau talks about if a school wants to participate in a teach-out, there are four thing that must be guaranteed. You can learn more about the Teach-Out Fair and… Read more »

Presentation College hosting a Teach-Out Fair on Monday & Tuesday

ABERDEEN, S.D.(HubCityRadio)- Coming up Monday & Tuesday, Presentation College will  be hosting Teach-Out Fair. Presentation College President Paula Langteau talks about how important the fair is. Langteau talks about if a school wants to participate in a teach-out, there are four thing that must be guaranteed. You can learn more about the Teach-Out Fair and… Read more »