News Category: Local News

Hub City Radio Live Broadcasts

Keep an eye out for Hub City Radio’s upcoming live broadcasts! We are around the area regularly with our Hub City Radio Van, which features an LED sign for special sales and events! And who could forget the iconic Hub City Radio Boombox that has our stations playing – and advertises HUGE events at area… Read more »

Hub City Radio Live Broadcasts

Keep an eye out for Hub City Radio’s upcoming live broadcasts! We are around the area regularly with our Hub City Radio Van, which features an LED sign for special sales and events! And who could forget the iconic Hub City Radio Boombox that has our stations playing – and advertises HUGE events at area… Read more »

Sturgis City Council approve ambulance service for Buffalo Chip Campground for the motorcycle rally

STURGIS, S.D.(KBHB) – The Sturgis Council voted 6-1 Monday night to adjust their ambulance service area to allow for the Sturgis Ambulance Service to include the Buffalo Chip Campground for the upcoming Motorcycle Rally. Campground owner Rod Woodruff issued the request to the Rural Meade Ambulance District, which in turn, went to the city council.… Read more »

Sturgis City Council approve ambulance service for Buffalo Chip Campground for the motorcycle rally

STURGIS, S.D.(KBHB) – The Sturgis Council voted 6-1 Monday night to adjust their ambulance service area to allow for the Sturgis Ambulance Service to include the Buffalo Chip Campground for the upcoming Motorcycle Rally. Campground owner Rod Woodruff issued the request to the Rural Meade Ambulance District, which in turn, went to the city council.… Read more »

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The South Dakota Career & Technical Education Summer Conference underway in Watertown

WATERTOWN, S.D.(KXLG)- The South Dakota Career and Technical Education (CTE) Summer Conference is underway in Watertown this week with more than 300 educators from across the state attending.  The gathering is sponsored by the South Dakota Department of Education in cooperation with the South Dakota Association for Career and Technical Education. Each year the conference… Read more »

The South Dakota Career & Technical Education Summer Conference underway in Watertown

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WATERTOWN, S.D.(KXLG)- The South Dakota Career and Technical Education (CTE) Summer Conference is underway in Watertown this week with more than 300 educators from across the state attending.  The gathering is sponsored by the South Dakota Department of Education in cooperation with the South Dakota Association for Career and Technical Education. Each year the conference… Read more »

Flags at half-staff in honor of former legislator David Lust

PIERRE, S.D.(Press Release) – Governor Kristi Noem has ordered that flags be flown at half-staff at the State Capitol from sunrise until sundown on Saturday, July 31 in honor of former State Representative David Lust. Lust served as state representative at various times from 2007 to 2018, including as Majority Leader from 2011 to 2014 and… Read more »

Flags at half-staff in honor of former legislator David Lust

PIERRE, S.D.(Press Release) – Governor Kristi Noem has ordered that flags be flown at half-staff at the State Capitol from sunrise until sundown on Saturday, July 31 in honor of former State Representative David Lust. Lust served as state representative at various times from 2007 to 2018, including as Majority Leader from 2011 to 2014 and… Read more »

Governor Noem meets SD National Guard troops at the Southern Border

DEL RIO, T.X.(WNAX)- South Dakota Governor Kristi Noem spent time Monday touring areas along the Texas – Mexico border. She was following up on the deployment of state National Guard troops to the area. Talking to reporters at a border crossing near Del Rio, Noem says its an issue that impacts South Dakota. Noem says… Read more »

Governor Noem meets SD National Guard troops at the Southern Border

DEL RIO, T.X.(WNAX)- South Dakota Governor Kristi Noem spent time Monday touring areas along the Texas – Mexico border. She was following up on the deployment of state National Guard troops to the area. Talking to reporters at a border crossing near Del Rio, Noem says its an issue that impacts South Dakota. Noem says… Read more »

City-Wide Mosquito Spraying schedule for Thursday

ABERDEEN, S.D.(Press Release)- The City of Aberdeen has scheduled a city-wide ground spray for mosquitoes on Thursday, July 29th between the hours of 9:00 pm and 1:00 am.  West Nile Virus has been identified in Aberdeen and city officials urge citizens to take reasonable precautions to avoid being bitten by mosquitoes.  You can reduce the… Read more »

City-Wide Mosquito Spraying schedule for Thursday

ABERDEEN, S.D.(Press Release)- The City of Aberdeen has scheduled a city-wide ground spray for mosquitoes on Thursday, July 29th between the hours of 9:00 pm and 1:00 am.  West Nile Virus has been identified in Aberdeen and city officials urge citizens to take reasonable precautions to avoid being bitten by mosquitoes.  You can reduce the… Read more »

Brown County receives grant from FEMA to update Pre-Disaster Mitigation Plan

ABERDEEN, S.D.(Press Release)- Brown County has received a grant from FEMA to conduct and update the existing Pre-Disaster Mitigation (PDM) Plan. Federal Law requires that each state have a Multi-Hazard Mitigation Plan and the State of South Dakota requires local jurisdictions to have individual plans in order to be eligible for Federal grant dollars in… Read more »

Brown County receives grant from FEMA to update Pre-Disaster Mitigation Plan

ABERDEEN, S.D.(Press Release)- Brown County has received a grant from FEMA to conduct and update the existing Pre-Disaster Mitigation (PDM) Plan. Federal Law requires that each state have a Multi-Hazard Mitigation Plan and the State of South Dakota requires local jurisdictions to have individual plans in order to be eligible for Federal grant dollars in… Read more »

Road Closed – South 10th St from 6th Ave SW to 7th Ave SW

ABERDEEN, S.D.(Press Release)- Beginning at approximately 7:00 AM on Wednesday, July 28th, 2021 the following road will be closed to thru traffic for utility work:                       South 10th Street from 6th Ave SW to 7th Ave SW Motorists are advised to take alternate routes until… Read more »

Road Closed – South 10th St from 6th Ave SW to 7th Ave SW

ABERDEEN, S.D.(Press Release)- Beginning at approximately 7:00 AM on Wednesday, July 28th, 2021 the following road will be closed to thru traffic for utility work:                       South 10th Street from 6th Ave SW to 7th Ave SW Motorists are advised to take alternate routes until… Read more »

South Dakota Democratic Party hopes to have candidates for all state & federal races

YANKTON, S.D.(WNAX)- The South Dakota Democratic Party is actively recruiting candidates at all levels for next year’s election cycle. Executive Director Berk Ehrmantraut says they want to find more legislative candidates. Erhmantraut says they have potential candidates looking at statewide races. There are well funded republican incumbents in all of the statewide and Congressional offices.… Read more »

South Dakota Democratic Party hopes to have candidates for all state & federal races

YANKTON, S.D.(WNAX)- The South Dakota Democratic Party is actively recruiting candidates at all levels for next year’s election cycle. Executive Director Berk Ehrmantraut says they want to find more legislative candidates. Erhmantraut says they have potential candidates looking at statewide races. There are well funded republican incumbents in all of the statewide and Congressional offices.… Read more »

Members of the Fort Pierre Fire Department help dealing with wildfires out west

FORT PIERRE, S.D.(DRGNews)- Three members of the Fort Pierre Fire Department are headed west to help with wildfires that raging out of control Oregon, California, Washington, Montana and Idaho.  Assistant Chief Ty Odden says Fort Pierre’s Type Six apparatus was picked up and assigned to a fire roughly 30 minutes after the department made it… Read more »

Members of the Fort Pierre Fire Department help dealing with wildfires out west

FORT PIERRE, S.D.(DRGNews)- Three members of the Fort Pierre Fire Department are headed west to help with wildfires that raging out of control Oregon, California, Washington, Montana and Idaho.  Assistant Chief Ty Odden says Fort Pierre’s Type Six apparatus was picked up and assigned to a fire roughly 30 minutes after the department made it… Read more »

South Dakota Corn has leadership shakeup

GROTON, S.D.(WNAX)- South Dakota Corn has had a change in leadership.  Long-time executive director Lisa Richardson and legislative and marketing director Teddi Mueller have both resigned.  This comes after they were put on administrative leave on July 19.   The Council has formed a search committee led by President Grant Rix of Groton to find a… Read more »

South Dakota Corn has leadership shakeup

GROTON, S.D.(WNAX)- South Dakota Corn has had a change in leadership.  Long-time executive director Lisa Richardson and legislative and marketing director Teddi Mueller have both resigned.  This comes after they were put on administrative leave on July 19.   The Council has formed a search committee led by President Grant Rix of Groton to find a… Read more »