News Author: Hub City Radio Staff

LTD Broadband denied federal aid to expand internet service

PIERRE, S.D.(WNAX)- The Federal Communications Commission has denied a bid by LTD Broadband for over one billion dollars in federal aid to expand internet services in fifteen states. South Dakota was one of the states that LTD was planning to serve. Public Utilities Commission Chairman Chris Nelson says the company has been in front of… Read more »

LTD Broadband denied federal aid to expand internet service

PIERRE, S.D.(WNAX)- The Federal Communications Commission has denied a bid by LTD Broadband for over one billion dollars in federal aid to expand internet services in fifteen states. South Dakota was one of the states that LTD was planning to serve. Public Utilities Commission Chairman Chris Nelson says the company has been in front of… Read more »

Aberdeen Chamber of Commerce to host pancake breakfast Sunday at the fair

ABERDEEN, S.D.(Press Release) – Pancakes, sausage, orange juice, milk & coffee will be on the menu at the annual Chamber of Commerce pancake breakfast at the Brown County Fair. This event will take place on Sunday, August 21 from 8-11 am inside the Clubhouse at the Brown County Fairgrounds. It is hosted by Chamber volunteers… Read more »

Aberdeen Chamber of Commerce to host pancake breakfast Sunday at the fair

ABERDEEN, S.D.(Press Release) – Pancakes, sausage, orange juice, milk & coffee will be on the menu at the annual Chamber of Commerce pancake breakfast at the Brown County Fair. This event will take place on Sunday, August 21 from 8-11 am inside the Clubhouse at the Brown County Fairgrounds. It is hosted by Chamber volunteers… Read more »

Watertown City Council approve loans & grants for their new wastewater treatment facility

WATERTOWN, S.D.(KXLG)- The City Council was faced with deciding to enter into an over nineteen million dollar loan for the new Wastewater Treatment Facility, which also includes some state matching funds and grants. City Engineer Justin Peterson explains. Councilman Danforth asked Wastewater and Solid Waste Supervisor Mike Boerger for a description. Councilman Vilhauer confirmed that… Read more »

Watertown City Council approve loans & grants for their new wastewater treatment facility

WATERTOWN, S.D.(KXLG)- The City Council was faced with deciding to enter into an over nineteen million dollar loan for the new Wastewater Treatment Facility, which also includes some state matching funds and grants. City Engineer Justin Peterson explains. Councilman Danforth asked Wastewater and Solid Waste Supervisor Mike Boerger for a description. Councilman Vilhauer confirmed that… Read more »

Watertown City Council reject all bids for new City Hall

WATERTOWN, S.D.(KXLG)- It might be back to the drawing board on the City Hall renovation project of the former Wells Fargo building, or at least for some of it. The City Council will have to decide what needs to be potentially cut from the project. Since the project received its first estimate, it is now… Read more »

Watertown City Council reject all bids for new City Hall

WATERTOWN, S.D.(KXLG)- It might be back to the drawing board on the City Hall renovation project of the former Wells Fargo building, or at least for some of it. The City Council will have to decide what needs to be potentially cut from the project. Since the project received its first estimate, it is now… Read more »

SD DOT talks about what they’re doing with the federal funds

PIERRE, S.D.(WNAX)- Between ARPA, infrastructure and regular federal funding, the South Dakota Department of Transportation should be in the money for at least the next four years. Secretary Joel Jundt says they are able to plug the dollars into projects now. Jundt says inflation will cut into that increase in funding. Jundt says they are… Read more »

SD DOT talks about what they’re doing with the federal funds

PIERRE, S.D.(WNAX)- Between ARPA, infrastructure and regular federal funding, the South Dakota Department of Transportation should be in the money for at least the next four years. Secretary Joel Jundt says they are able to plug the dollars into projects now. Jundt says inflation will cut into that increase in funding. Jundt says they are… Read more »

Doctor still encouraging people get vaccinated against Covid-19

YANKTON, S.D.(WNAX)- With concerns about another surge in Covid-19 infections as school starts, health professionals are still recommending vaccinations. Liz Healy is the infection prevention coordinator at Avera Sacred Heart Hospital in Yankton. Healy says Covid vaccinations are still a good step in protection. Healy says vaccinations will help avoid the worst of the illness.… Read more »

Doctor still encouraging people get vaccinated against Covid-19

YANKTON, S.D.(WNAX)- With concerns about another surge in Covid-19 infections as school starts, health professionals are still recommending vaccinations. Liz Healy is the infection prevention coordinator at Avera Sacred Heart Hospital in Yankton. Healy says Covid vaccinations are still a good step in protection. Healy says vaccinations will help avoid the worst of the illness.… Read more »

Chad Rumpca, 55

Chad Rumpca, 55, of Grenville, passed away Saturday August 13, 2022. Memorial Service will be at 3:00 P.M. on Saturday, August 20, 2022, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Grenville, SD. Burial will follow at St. Joseph’s Catholic Cemetery. Luncheon will take place after burial. 

Chad Rumpca, 55

Chad Rumpca, 55, of Grenville, passed away Saturday August 13, 2022. Memorial Service will be at 3:00 P.M. on Saturday, August 20, 2022, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Grenville, SD. Burial will follow at St. Joseph’s Catholic Cemetery. Luncheon will take place after burial. 

Mary Jessen, 62

Mary Lynne Jessen, 62, of Redfield, SD, passed away Monday, July 18, 2022, surrounded by her loving family at St. Luke’s Avera Medical Center in Aberdeen, SD.   Arrangements have been entrusted to Hyke Funeral Home.  (www.hykefuneralhome.com)  Come Celebrate the Life of Mary at Fisher Grove Country Club dining room on Wednesday, August 17, 2022, at… Read more »

Mary Jessen, 62

Mary Lynne Jessen, 62, of Redfield, SD, passed away Monday, July 18, 2022, surrounded by her loving family at St. Luke’s Avera Medical Center in Aberdeen, SD.   Arrangements have been entrusted to Hyke Funeral Home.  (www.hykefuneralhome.com)  Come Celebrate the Life of Mary at Fisher Grove Country Club dining room on Wednesday, August 17, 2022, at… Read more »

Rebecca Zerbel, 101

Rebecca A. (Wipf) Zerbel, 101, of Pierre, SD, passed away Sunday, August 14, 2022, at Avantara Pierre, SD. Visitation for Rebecca will be from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. with family present on Friday, August 19, 2022, at the United Methodist Church in Redfield. Her funeral service will follow at 10:30 a.m., with Pastor Melissa… Read more »

Rebecca Zerbel, 101

Rebecca A. (Wipf) Zerbel, 101, of Pierre, SD, passed away Sunday, August 14, 2022, at Avantara Pierre, SD. Visitation for Rebecca will be from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. with family present on Friday, August 19, 2022, at the United Methodist Church in Redfield. Her funeral service will follow at 10:30 a.m., with Pastor Melissa… Read more »

Colleen Koeck, 82

Colleen Koeck, 82, of Miller, passed away Thursday, August 11, 2022, at Good Samaritan Society in Miller. Memorial Service will be 10:00 a.m., Friday, August 19, 2022, at St. Ann’s Catholic Church, Miller, with Father Paul Josten officiating.  Burial will be at Black Hills National Cemetery, Sturgis, at a later day. In lieu of flowers,… Read more »

Colleen Koeck, 82

Colleen Koeck, 82, of Miller, passed away Thursday, August 11, 2022, at Good Samaritan Society in Miller. Memorial Service will be 10:00 a.m., Friday, August 19, 2022, at St. Ann’s Catholic Church, Miller, with Father Paul Josten officiating.  Burial will be at Black Hills National Cemetery, Sturgis, at a later day. In lieu of flowers,… Read more »