News Author: Hub City Radio Staff

Van driver tries to run over two SFPD officers

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO.com) — Sioux Falls Police are looking for a man in a van who tried to run over two officers late Sunday afternoon. Officers attempted to stop a 2013 Chrysler Town and Country van near 11th Street and Phillips Ave. The van did not stop and sped off at a high rate… Read more »

Van driver tries to run over two SFPD officers

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO.com) — Sioux Falls Police are looking for a man in a van who tried to run over two officers late Sunday afternoon. Officers attempted to stop a 2013 Chrysler Town and Country van near 11th Street and Phillips Ave. The van did not stop and sped off at a high rate… Read more »

One vehicle crash kill 16-year-old south of Florence

FLORENCE, S.D.(Press Release) –  A 16-year-old male died Friday afternoon in a one-vehicle crash south of Florence. The name of the only person involved is not being released pending notification of family members. Preliminary crash information indicates that a 2006 Chevy Impala was westbound on 165th Street when it crossed the center line, went into… Read more »

One vehicle crash kill 16-year-old south of Florence

FLORENCE, S.D.(Press Release) –  A 16-year-old male died Friday afternoon in a one-vehicle crash south of Florence. The name of the only person involved is not being released pending notification of family members. Preliminary crash information indicates that a 2006 Chevy Impala was westbound on 165th Street when it crossed the center line, went into… Read more »

Housing Study Committee plans to bring bills up for the next SD Legislative session

PIERRE, S.D.(KCCR)- The Housing Needs Study Committee of South Dakota Legislature has indicated its member could bring up to nine bills to address housing issues in the state.  District 24 Representative Mike Weisgram of Fort Pierre was a member of that committee and says three areas stood out to him. One possible bill proposes appropriating… Read more »

Housing Study Committee plans to bring bills up for the next SD Legislative session

PIERRE, S.D.(KCCR)- The Housing Needs Study Committee of South Dakota Legislature has indicated its member could bring up to nine bills to address housing issues in the state.  District 24 Representative Mike Weisgram of Fort Pierre was a member of that committee and says three areas stood out to him. One possible bill proposes appropriating… Read more »

House fire took place Saturday at Fort Pierre

FORT PIERRE, S.D.(KCCR)- A house fire Saturday put Fort Pierre firefighters to work for a time.  Fort Pierre Assistant Chief Ty Odden says fire crews were called to a home on La Framboise Drive, south of the Bad River around noon. Odden says they believe the fire started with a propane grill. Odden says it’s… Read more »

House fire took place Saturday at Fort Pierre

FORT PIERRE, S.D.(KCCR)- A house fire Saturday put Fort Pierre firefighters to work for a time.  Fort Pierre Assistant Chief Ty Odden says fire crews were called to a home on La Framboise Drive, south of the Bad River around noon. Odden says they believe the fire started with a propane grill. Odden says it’s… Read more »

Congressman Dusty Johnson comments on the censure of Representative Gosar

WASHINGTON, D.C.(WNAX)- After Arizona republican Congressman Paul Gosar posted an animated video showing him attacking Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez the House voted to censure him and stripped him of his committee assignments. South Dakota Congressman Dusty Johnson did not support the censure vote. Johnson says the response was not appropriate to the violation. Johnson says stripping… Read more »

Congressman Dusty Johnson comments on the censure of Representative Gosar

WASHINGTON, D.C.(WNAX)- After Arizona republican Congressman Paul Gosar posted an animated video showing him attacking Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez the House voted to censure him and stripped him of his committee assignments. South Dakota Congressman Dusty Johnson did not support the censure vote. Johnson says the response was not appropriate to the violation. Johnson says stripping… Read more »

Norbert Jangula, 85

Obituary Mass of Christian Burial for Norbert Jangula, 85, Ipswich, will be at 10:30am Thursday, December 2, 2021 at Holy Cross Catholic Church, Ipswich, SD. Father Timothy Smith will serve as Celebrant. Burial will follow at Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery. Visitation is from 6-7pm, Wednesday, December 1, 2021 followed by a Liturgical Wake Service at… Read more »

Norbert Jangula, 85

Obituary Mass of Christian Burial for Norbert Jangula, 85, Ipswich, will be at 10:30am Thursday, December 2, 2021 at Holy Cross Catholic Church, Ipswich, SD. Father Timothy Smith will serve as Celebrant. Burial will follow at Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery. Visitation is from 6-7pm, Wednesday, December 1, 2021 followed by a Liturgical Wake Service at… Read more »

South Dakota done well in coronavirus federal funding

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.(WNAX)- Federal funds have been flowing to South Dakota since the start of the pandemic over a year ago. Senator Reynold Nesiba of Sioux Falls had staff at the Legislative Research Council add it up and says the state has done well. Reynolds, a member of the Appropriations Committee, says those federal dollars… Read more »

South Dakota done well in coronavirus federal funding

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.(WNAX)- Federal funds have been flowing to South Dakota since the start of the pandemic over a year ago. Senator Reynold Nesiba of Sioux Falls had staff at the Legislative Research Council add it up and says the state has done well. Reynolds, a member of the Appropriations Committee, says those federal dollars… Read more »

New Computer Science group forming in Sioux Falls

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.(WNAX)- A newly formed group in South Dakota is aiming to involve more people in tech talk and activities. A chapter of the “Computer Science Teachers Association” is coming together. Tara Johanneson, director of online education at the University of Sioux Falls, is helping coordinate the launch. Johanneson says it for any involved… Read more »

New Computer Science group forming in Sioux Falls

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.(WNAX)- A newly formed group in South Dakota is aiming to involve more people in tech talk and activities. A chapter of the “Computer Science Teachers Association” is coming together. Tara Johanneson, director of online education at the University of Sioux Falls, is helping coordinate the launch. Johanneson says it for any involved… Read more »

Despite cooler weather, fire still possible in Yankton County

YANKTON, S.D.(WNAX)- The dry, fairly mild weather is a treat for travelers, but fire danger lurks in the country. Yankton Assistant Fire Chief Larry Nickels says even after harvest, there is plenty of fire fuel out there. Nickels says with windy conditions, any fire can get away in a hurry. Nickels says there will probably… Read more »

Despite cooler weather, fire still possible in Yankton County

YANKTON, S.D.(WNAX)- The dry, fairly mild weather is a treat for travelers, but fire danger lurks in the country. Yankton Assistant Fire Chief Larry Nickels says even after harvest, there is plenty of fire fuel out there. Nickels says with windy conditions, any fire can get away in a hurry. Nickels says there will probably… Read more »

Governor Noem announces Department of Corrections staffing changes

PIERRE, S.D.(Press Release) – On Wednesday Governor Kristi Noem announced several staffing changes at the South Dakota Department of Corrections (DOC). Doug Clark, Deputy Secretary of Corrections and Acting Warden of the State Penitentiary, will be the new Interim Secretary of Corrections. Interim Secretary Tim Reisch will be stepping down, effective December 8. Governor Noem… Read more »

Governor Noem announces Department of Corrections staffing changes

PIERRE, S.D.(Press Release) – On Wednesday Governor Kristi Noem announced several staffing changes at the South Dakota Department of Corrections (DOC). Doug Clark, Deputy Secretary of Corrections and Acting Warden of the State Penitentiary, will be the new Interim Secretary of Corrections. Interim Secretary Tim Reisch will be stepping down, effective December 8. Governor Noem… Read more »