News Author: Hub City Radio Staff

Better Business Bureau warning people about digital asset ownership

SOUTH DAKOTA(WNAX)- The Better Business Bureau is warning people to be careful if they venture into digital asset ownership, particularly NFT’s. BBB Vice President for South Dakota Jessie Schmidt says NFT’s are in the virtual world. Schmidt says the value of NFT’s are hard to track. Schmidt says there are dangers in trading for dollars… Read more »

Better Business Bureau warning people about digital asset ownership

SOUTH DAKOTA(WNAX)- The Better Business Bureau is warning people to be careful if they venture into digital asset ownership, particularly NFT’s. BBB Vice President for South Dakota Jessie Schmidt says NFT’s are in the virtual world. Schmidt says the value of NFT’s are hard to track. Schmidt says there are dangers in trading for dollars… Read more »

Rapid City Fire Department preparing for the upcoming season

RAPID CITY, S.D.(KOTA)- With snow melting and tourists returning, so too returns the risk of wildland fires. Tessa Jaeger, public information officer for the Rapid City Fire Department, said little has changed regarding the drought situation. Jaeger said with fire season upon us – now is the time to start taking preventative measures. Looking back… Read more »

Rapid City Fire Department preparing for the upcoming season

RAPID CITY, S.D.(KOTA)- With snow melting and tourists returning, so too returns the risk of wildland fires. Tessa Jaeger, public information officer for the Rapid City Fire Department, said little has changed regarding the drought situation. Jaeger said with fire season upon us – now is the time to start taking preventative measures. Looking back… Read more »

First medical marijuana facility broke grounds in Fort Pierre

FORT PIERRE, S.D.(DRGNews)- The first medical marijuana combination cultivation facility and dispensary in Fort Pierre broke ground Wednesday and hopes to begin construction next month. Bad River Cannabis Chief Operations Officer and Lead Cultivator Rob Krogstad says the city and state have been helpful throughout the permit application process. Krogstand says there wasn’t much information… Read more »

First medical marijuana facility broke grounds in Fort Pierre

FORT PIERRE, S.D.(DRGNews)- The first medical marijuana combination cultivation facility and dispensary in Fort Pierre broke ground Wednesday and hopes to begin construction next month. Bad River Cannabis Chief Operations Officer and Lead Cultivator Rob Krogstad says the city and state have been helpful throughout the permit application process. Krogstand says there wasn’t much information… Read more »

2022 Spring Residential Cleanup begins Friday

ABERDEEN, S.D.(Press Release)- Brown County’s free residential cleanup begins April 22 and continues through May 7. Fees for items dropped off at the Brown County Landfill are waived during the cleanup, although there are limits and exceptions. Brown County commissioners approved the request to waive fees during their Tuesday meeting. No more than four car or pickup… Read more »

2022 Spring Residential Cleanup begins Friday

ABERDEEN, S.D.(Press Release)- Brown County’s free residential cleanup begins April 22 and continues through May 7. Fees for items dropped off at the Brown County Landfill are waived during the cleanup, although there are limits and exceptions. Brown County commissioners approved the request to waive fees during their Tuesday meeting. No more than four car or pickup… Read more »

Congressman Johnson to visit Aberdeen today & tomorrow

Washington, D.C.(Press Release) – On Thursday U.S. Representative Dusty Johnson will be at the Lincoln Day Dinner at the Dakota Events Center.  Social gathering will begin at 5PM with the dinner to follow at 6:30. On Friday, Congressman Johnson will visit and tour OM Tiffany Elementary School and will speak at the Aberdeen Chamber Community… Read more »

Congressman Johnson to visit Aberdeen today & tomorrow

Washington, D.C.(Press Release) – On Thursday U.S. Representative Dusty Johnson will be at the Lincoln Day Dinner at the Dakota Events Center.  Social gathering will begin at 5PM with the dinner to follow at 6:30. On Friday, Congressman Johnson will visit and tour OM Tiffany Elementary School and will speak at the Aberdeen Chamber Community… Read more »

Aberdeen University/Civic Symphony presents “STARBURST”

ABERDEEN, S.D.(Press Release)- The Aberdeen University/Civic Symphony invites you to join us for an extravaganza concert, entitled “Starburst”—showcasing the talents of more than a hundred people on stage. Dr. Christopher Stanichar, Director of the AUCS, leads the orchestra for this final concert of the season. The concert takes place on April 23 at 7:30 p.m.… Read more »

Aberdeen University/Civic Symphony presents “STARBURST”

ABERDEEN, S.D.(Press Release)- The Aberdeen University/Civic Symphony invites you to join us for an extravaganza concert, entitled “Starburst”—showcasing the talents of more than a hundred people on stage. Dr. Christopher Stanichar, Director of the AUCS, leads the orchestra for this final concert of the season. The concert takes place on April 23 at 7:30 p.m.… Read more »

Congressman Johnson react to the removal of Lisa Simoneau

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.(WNAX)- The Veteran’s Administration has removed Lisa Simoneau  as director of the Sioux Falls VA Medical Center. South Dakota Congressman Dusty Johnson has been working with veterans concerned with the operations and care at the facility. Johnson says the VA is saying all the right things. Johnson says staff turnover is related to… Read more »

Congressman Johnson react to the removal of Lisa Simoneau

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.(WNAX)- The Veteran’s Administration has removed Lisa Simoneau  as director of the Sioux Falls VA Medical Center. South Dakota Congressman Dusty Johnson has been working with veterans concerned with the operations and care at the facility. Johnson says the VA is saying all the right things. Johnson says staff turnover is related to… Read more »

SD Dept of Ag & Natural Resources talks about the grants & loans for water projects

PIERRE, S.D.(WNAX)- The South Dakota Department of Ag and Natural Resources has awarded about one point one billion dollars in grants and loans for water and wastewater projects across the state. Department Secretary Hunter Roberts says it will put pressure on local governments and contractors to get all the projects underway. Roberts says they will… Read more »

SD Dept of Ag & Natural Resources talks about the grants & loans for water projects

PIERRE, S.D.(WNAX)- The South Dakota Department of Ag and Natural Resources has awarded about one point one billion dollars in grants and loans for water and wastewater projects across the state. Department Secretary Hunter Roberts says it will put pressure on local governments and contractors to get all the projects underway. Roberts says they will… Read more »

SDSU talks about the option to freeze tuition

BROOKINGS, S.D.(KJJQ)- One of the measures to make it through the legislature during the final days of session was nearly $9 million in funding to fully cover the six-percent state pay increases for university faculty and staff. That means the Board of Regents can freeze tuition. Without it, students would have had to pay for… Read more »

SDSU talks about the option to freeze tuition

BROOKINGS, S.D.(KJJQ)- One of the measures to make it through the legislature during the final days of session was nearly $9 million in funding to fully cover the six-percent state pay increases for university faculty and staff. That means the Board of Regents can freeze tuition. Without it, students would have had to pay for… Read more »

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Next week is Severe Weather Preparedness Week

ABERDEEN, S.D.(HubCityRadio)- Coming up next week in South Dakota is Severe Weather Preparedness Week. Meteorologist Kelly Serr with the National Weather Service in Aberdeen prepares us for the weather in the spring & summer months. Serr explains the difference between a watch and a warning. Serr talks about what to do if you hear thunder… Read more »

Next week is Severe Weather Preparedness Week

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ABERDEEN, S.D.(HubCityRadio)- Coming up next week in South Dakota is Severe Weather Preparedness Week. Meteorologist Kelly Serr with the National Weather Service in Aberdeen prepares us for the weather in the spring & summer months. Serr explains the difference between a watch and a warning. Serr talks about what to do if you hear thunder… Read more »