News Author: Hub City Radio Staff

No damage reported following fire at Holum Expo Building over the weekend

ABERDEEN, S.D.(Aberdeen American News)- There was no damage to the Holum Expo building/Odde Ice Center during a Saturday night fire call. Aberdeen Fire & Rescue units responded to the complex at the Brown County Fairgrounds around 8:45 p.m. A fire started after cardboard materials came into contact with electrical equipment, according to Aberdeen Fire and Rescue… Read more »

No damage reported following fire at Holum Expo Building over the weekend

ABERDEEN, S.D.(Aberdeen American News)- There was no damage to the Holum Expo building/Odde Ice Center during a Saturday night fire call. Aberdeen Fire & Rescue units responded to the complex at the Brown County Fairgrounds around 8:45 p.m. A fire started after cardboard materials came into contact with electrical equipment, according to Aberdeen Fire and Rescue… Read more »

May Business After Hours will be Thursday, May 13th at Yelduz Shrine

Aberdeen, S.D.(Press Release) – The Aberdeen Chamber of Commerce’s May Business After Hours mixer will be held on Thursday, May 13 at the Yelduz Shrine, 802 South Main Street. The event is hosted by the Yelduz Shriners and sponsored by Blackout Industries, JDH Construction and Wireless World. It runs from 5:15 to 7 pm. The… Read more »

May Business After Hours will be Thursday, May 13th at Yelduz Shrine

Aberdeen, S.D.(Press Release) – The Aberdeen Chamber of Commerce’s May Business After Hours mixer will be held on Thursday, May 13 at the Yelduz Shrine, 802 South Main Street. The event is hosted by the Yelduz Shriners and sponsored by Blackout Industries, JDH Construction and Wireless World. It runs from 5:15 to 7 pm. The… Read more »

Skywest appealing US Dept of Transportation decision to award Denver Air Connection to Watertown & Pierre

WATERTOWN, S.D.(AlphaMedia) –In a rare move, SkyWest Airlines is appealing the U.S. Department of Transportation’s decision to award Denver Air Connection a federal contract to serve airports in Watertown and Pierre beginning July 1st. In a letter to the U.S. DOT dated April 28th, SkyWest Market Development Director Greg Atkin writes that the selection was… Read more »

Skywest appealing US Dept of Transportation decision to award Denver Air Connection to Watertown & Pierre

WATERTOWN, S.D.(AlphaMedia) –In a rare move, SkyWest Airlines is appealing the U.S. Department of Transportation’s decision to award Denver Air Connection a federal contract to serve airports in Watertown and Pierre beginning July 1st. In a letter to the U.S. DOT dated April 28th, SkyWest Market Development Director Greg Atkin writes that the selection was… Read more »

Drought condition expanding in western & north central South Dakota

PIERRE, S.D.(WNAX)- The latest drought monitor shows severe dry conditions continuing to expand over much of western and northern South Dakota. State Climatologist Laura Edwards says Lemmon is at the center of the dry area. Edwards says many of those areas are showing big moisture deficits for the year. Edwards says a warm and dry… Read more »

Drought condition expanding in western & north central South Dakota

PIERRE, S.D.(WNAX)- The latest drought monitor shows severe dry conditions continuing to expand over much of western and northern South Dakota. State Climatologist Laura Edwards says Lemmon is at the center of the dry area. Edwards says many of those areas are showing big moisture deficits for the year. Edwards says a warm and dry… Read more »

April economic index for the region shows continued strong growth

OMAHA, N.E.(WNAX)- For an eleventh straight month, the Creighton University Mid-America Business Conditions Index, a leading economic indicator for the nine-state region stretching from Minnesota and the Dakotas to Arkansas, stayed in growth territory. Ernie Goss, director of Creighton University’s Economic Forecasting Group, says the overall index set a record. Goss says while the economy… Read more »

April economic index for the region shows continued strong growth

OMAHA, N.E.(WNAX)- For an eleventh straight month, the Creighton University Mid-America Business Conditions Index, a leading economic indicator for the nine-state region stretching from Minnesota and the Dakotas to Arkansas, stayed in growth territory. Ernie Goss, director of Creighton University’s Economic Forecasting Group, says the overall index set a record. Goss says while the economy… Read more »

Governor Noem honors South Dakota foster parents

PIERRE, S.D.(Press Release) – Governor Kristi Noem has proclaimed May as Foster Parent Appreciation Month in South Dakota to thank foster families for all they do for children in need. “Foster parents step up when children have nowhere else to go, offering a safe, nurturing, and stable home during a difficult and emotional time,” said… Read more »

Governor Noem honors South Dakota foster parents

PIERRE, S.D.(Press Release) – Governor Kristi Noem has proclaimed May as Foster Parent Appreciation Month in South Dakota to thank foster families for all they do for children in need. “Foster parents step up when children have nowhere else to go, offering a safe, nurturing, and stable home during a difficult and emotional time,” said… Read more »

3 women arrested in Codington Deputy following high speed chase Sunday

WATERTOWN, S.D.(AlphaMedia)–Codington County deputies arrested three women Sunday morning following a vehicle pursuit on Interstate 29. Sheriff Brad Howell says just after 10 a.m., a deputy attempted to stop a vehicle in the southeast portion of the county near the Clear Lake exit. The vehicle was registered to a Sioux Falls man wanted on a… Read more »

3 women arrested in Codington Deputy following high speed chase Sunday

WATERTOWN, S.D.(AlphaMedia)–Codington County deputies arrested three women Sunday morning following a vehicle pursuit on Interstate 29. Sheriff Brad Howell says just after 10 a.m., a deputy attempted to stop a vehicle in the southeast portion of the county near the Clear Lake exit. The vehicle was registered to a Sioux Falls man wanted on a… Read more »

Watertown hires their first city manager

WATERTOWN, S.D.(AlphaMedia)–Amanda Mack will be Watertown’s first ever city manager. She was the choice of the Watertown City Council and mayor after interviewing with them Friday afternoon. Mack, whose husband is from Kranzburg, says the move to Watertown feels right. Mack verbally accepted the position on Friday, and hopes to start in mid-June. She currently… Read more »

Watertown hires their first city manager

WATERTOWN, S.D.(AlphaMedia)–Amanda Mack will be Watertown’s first ever city manager. She was the choice of the Watertown City Council and mayor after interviewing with them Friday afternoon. Mack, whose husband is from Kranzburg, says the move to Watertown feels right. Mack verbally accepted the position on Friday, and hopes to start in mid-June. She currently… Read more »

Lewis & Clark Regional Water Project looking toward American Relief Plan to finish the project

VERMILLION, S.D.(WNAX)- With all the attention at the state and federal level on funding infrastructure, a long-time ongoing project is ready to jump to the front of the line. Troy Larson, Executive Director of the Lewis & Clark Regional Water Project says their completion is shovel ready. Larson says full funding of their construction would… Read more »

Lewis & Clark Regional Water Project looking toward American Relief Plan to finish the project

VERMILLION, S.D.(WNAX)- With all the attention at the state and federal level on funding infrastructure, a long-time ongoing project is ready to jump to the front of the line. Troy Larson, Executive Director of the Lewis & Clark Regional Water Project says their completion is shovel ready. Larson says full funding of their construction would… Read more »

SBA to open applications for Restaurant Revitalization Fund Monday

YANKTON, S.D.(WNAX)- The US Small Business Administration will open applications for their “Restaurant Revitalization Fund” today. Jaime Wood, South Dakota SBA Director says the twenty nine billion dollar grant program is designed to help food service businesses hit by the pandemic. Wood says a wide range of grants are available. Wood says there are also… Read more »

SBA to open applications for Restaurant Revitalization Fund Monday

YANKTON, S.D.(WNAX)- The US Small Business Administration will open applications for their “Restaurant Revitalization Fund” today. Jaime Wood, South Dakota SBA Director says the twenty nine billion dollar grant program is designed to help food service businesses hit by the pandemic. Wood says a wide range of grants are available. Wood says there are also… Read more »