News Author: Hub City Radio Staff

South Dakota Highway Patrol offering advice for the holiday weekend

PIERRE, S.D.(WNAX)- Lots of people will be traveling for the Thanksgiving holiday weekend and the Superintendent of the South Dakota Highway Patrol wants people to be alert and aware. Colonel Rick Miller says nice weather will be a benefit. Miller says a drivers attention has to be on the road ahead. Miller says using seat… Read more »

South Dakota Highway Patrol offering advice for the holiday weekend

PIERRE, S.D.(WNAX)- Lots of people will be traveling for the Thanksgiving holiday weekend and the Superintendent of the South Dakota Highway Patrol wants people to be alert and aware. Colonel Rick Miller says nice weather will be a benefit. Miller says a drivers attention has to be on the road ahead. Miller says using seat… Read more »

Christmas at the Capitol event held Tuesday night

PIERRE, S.D.(DRGNews)- On Tuesday night was the 2021 Christmas at the Capitol in the South Dakota Capitol Rotunda in Pierre. Governor Kristi Noem told a little about her young guest who pushed the button to turn on the display. The governor then expanded on what this year’s “Winter Wishes” theme means to her. Noem went… Read more »

Christmas at the Capitol event held Tuesday night

PIERRE, S.D.(DRGNews)- On Tuesday night was the 2021 Christmas at the Capitol in the South Dakota Capitol Rotunda in Pierre. Governor Kristi Noem told a little about her young guest who pushed the button to turn on the display. The governor then expanded on what this year’s “Winter Wishes” theme means to her. Noem went… Read more »

Country star Chris Lane to appear on South Dakota float in Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade

NEW YORK CITY, N.Y.(Argus Leader)- Country superstar Chris Lane will appear on South Dakota Tourism’s float in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade this year. This is the Department of Tourism’s 12th year appearing in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade with the Mount Rushmore’s American Pride float. According to the department, the goal of the appearance is… Read more »

Country star Chris Lane to appear on South Dakota float in Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade

NEW YORK CITY, N.Y.(Argus Leader)- Country superstar Chris Lane will appear on South Dakota Tourism’s float in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade this year. This is the Department of Tourism’s 12th year appearing in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade with the Mount Rushmore’s American Pride float. According to the department, the goal of the appearance is… Read more »

SD Dept of Health reports 2 new COVID-19 related deaths

PIERRE, S.D.(HubCityRadio.com) – The state reported 2 new COVID-related deaths, while active cases increased & hospitalizations decreased, according to figures released by the South Dakota Department of Health. The death total currently at 2,320. The state had 571 new cases and 439 recoveries, increasing active infections to 7,080. Those hospitalized in connection with the virus… Read more »

SD Dept of Health reports 2 new COVID-19 related deaths

PIERRE, S.D.(HubCityRadio.com) – The state reported 2 new COVID-related deaths, while active cases increased & hospitalizations decreased, according to figures released by the South Dakota Department of Health. The death total currently at 2,320. The state had 571 new cases and 439 recoveries, increasing active infections to 7,080. Those hospitalized in connection with the virus… Read more »

Safety tips to apply for the Thanksgiving holiday weekend

RAPID CITY, S.D.(KOTA)- Thanksgiving is upon us, and while turkey and gravy is on most of our minds, Tessa Jaeger, public information officer for the Rapid City Fire Department reminds home cooks to stay focused in the kitchen. Jaeger said that includes the turkey deep fryers. With December right around the corner though, Jaeger said… Read more »

Safety tips to apply for the Thanksgiving holiday weekend

RAPID CITY, S.D.(KOTA)- Thanksgiving is upon us, and while turkey and gravy is on most of our minds, Tessa Jaeger, public information officer for the Rapid City Fire Department reminds home cooks to stay focused in the kitchen. Jaeger said that includes the turkey deep fryers. With December right around the corner though, Jaeger said… Read more »

Congressman Johnson visit Watertown Tuesday

WATERTOWN, S.D.(KXLG)- Representative Dusty Johnson was in Watertown Tuesday and one stop was the Human Service Agency. KXLG caught Representative Johnson after the tour and asked what brought him to Watertown. Dusty shared his thought on behavioral health and how to fund solutions. Dusty feels AG producers are not being treated fairly. No updates on… Read more »

Congressman Johnson visit Watertown Tuesday

WATERTOWN, S.D.(KXLG)- Representative Dusty Johnson was in Watertown Tuesday and one stop was the Human Service Agency. KXLG caught Representative Johnson after the tour and asked what brought him to Watertown. Dusty shared his thought on behavioral health and how to fund solutions. Dusty feels AG producers are not being treated fairly. No updates on… Read more »

SD Supreme Court ruled Amendment A unconstitutional

PIERRE, S.D.(Press Release)- The South Dakota Supreme Court has issued the decision in Thom, Miller v. Barnett and In re Election Contest as to Amendment A. In a four–to–one decision, the Court held that Amendment A, as submitted to the voters in the November 2020 general election, violated the single subject requirement in the South… Read more »

SD Supreme Court ruled Amendment A unconstitutional

PIERRE, S.D.(Press Release)- The South Dakota Supreme Court has issued the decision in Thom, Miller v. Barnett and In re Election Contest as to Amendment A. In a four–to–one decision, the Court held that Amendment A, as submitted to the voters in the November 2020 general election, violated the single subject requirement in the South… Read more »

SD PUC allow extension fo the North Bend wind project

The South Dakota Public Utilities Commission has approved an extension of the deadline connected to a procedural schedule for the North Bend Wind project proposed for an area straddling the Hughes/Hyde County line.  Attorney for North Bend Brett Koenecke says North Bend is still working with Hughes County officials on a various permits and agreements.… Read more »

SD PUC allow extension fo the North Bend wind project

The South Dakota Public Utilities Commission has approved an extension of the deadline connected to a procedural schedule for the North Bend Wind project proposed for an area straddling the Hughes/Hyde County line.  Attorney for North Bend Brett Koenecke says North Bend is still working with Hughes County officials on a various permits and agreements.… Read more »

Annual reports show South Dakota has high marks on their state highways

An annual report on the condition of state highways gives South Dakota fairly high marks. Baruch Feigenbaum is the author of the report from the Reason Foundation and says the state is in the top ten overall. Feigenbaum says some of the results reflect the low density population. Feigenbaum says there are some outstanding results.… Read more »

Annual reports show South Dakota has high marks on their state highways

An annual report on the condition of state highways gives South Dakota fairly high marks. Baruch Feigenbaum is the author of the report from the Reason Foundation and says the state is in the top ten overall. Feigenbaum says some of the results reflect the low density population. Feigenbaum says there are some outstanding results.… Read more »

SD Dept of Health looking to improve EMS services

PIERRE, S.D.(WNAX)- The South Dakota Department of Health wants to find help for local emergency and ambulance services. Department Secretary Kim Malsam-Rysdon told the Covid Liaison Committee that many of those services are struggling. Katelin Thomas, head of the Office of Rural Health, would put money toward equipment for ambulances. Malsam-Rysdon says they also want… Read more »

SD Dept of Health looking to improve EMS services

PIERRE, S.D.(WNAX)- The South Dakota Department of Health wants to find help for local emergency and ambulance services. Department Secretary Kim Malsam-Rysdon told the Covid Liaison Committee that many of those services are struggling. Katelin Thomas, head of the Office of Rural Health, would put money toward equipment for ambulances. Malsam-Rysdon says they also want… Read more »