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 »

3 people arrested in Rapid City area Wednesday

RAPID CITY, S.D.(KOTA)- Eyes in the sky and boots on the ground ended a pursuit in Rapid City Wednesday morning, which led to the arrests of three armed individuals. Brendyn Medina, spokesperson for the Rapid City Police Department, said it was a non-RCPD affiliated helicopter that potentially shaved hours off the manhunt. Medina said the… Read more »

3 people arrested in Rapid City area Wednesday

RAPID CITY, S.D.(KOTA)- Eyes in the sky and boots on the ground ended a pursuit in Rapid City Wednesday morning, which led to the arrests of three armed individuals. Brendyn Medina, spokesperson for the Rapid City Police Department, said it was a non-RCPD affiliated helicopter that potentially shaved hours off the manhunt. Medina said the… Read more »

Indoor recreational ice skating begins with special Halloween free skate

ABERDEEN, S.D.(Press Release)- The Aberdeen Parks, Recreation and Forestry Department will begin the Indoor Recreational Skating Schedule at the Odde Ice Arena on Monday, October 25th. On Saturday, October 30th there will be a special Halloween Free Skate Day. Dress in Costume and your admission is free! Start your Halloween weekend at The Odde Ice… Read more »

Indoor recreational ice skating begins with special Halloween free skate

ABERDEEN, S.D.(Press Release)- The Aberdeen Parks, Recreation and Forestry Department will begin the Indoor Recreational Skating Schedule at the Odde Ice Arena on Monday, October 25th. On Saturday, October 30th there will be a special Halloween Free Skate Day. Dress in Costume and your admission is free! Start your Halloween weekend at The Odde Ice… Read more »

Adult Marijuana Study Subcommittee makes changes to the marijuana laws

PIERRE, S.D.(WNAX)- A South Dakota legislative interim committee approved a bill this week that, if passed by the full legislature would make major changes to the state’s marijuana laws. The bill from the “Adult Use Marijuana Study Subcommittee” would decriminalize small uses of recreational marijuana and repeal the medical marijuana law approved by voters last… Read more »

Adult Marijuana Study Subcommittee makes changes to the marijuana laws

PIERRE, S.D.(WNAX)- A South Dakota legislative interim committee approved a bill this week that, if passed by the full legislature would make major changes to the state’s marijuana laws. The bill from the “Adult Use Marijuana Study Subcommittee” would decriminalize small uses of recreational marijuana and repeal the medical marijuana law approved by voters last… Read more »

Mitchell jury could not reach a decision in the Reed Bender case

MITCHELL, S.D.(KMIT)- No verdict was reached in the trial of a Mitchell man who was charged with obstruction of justice for refusing to wear a mask during a Mitchell School Board meeting last year.  The Mitchell School District’s mask mandate had been in effect for just over a month on September 14th, 2020, when 38-year… Read more »

Mitchell jury could not reach a decision in the Reed Bender case

MITCHELL, S.D.(KMIT)- No verdict was reached in the trial of a Mitchell man who was charged with obstruction of justice for refusing to wear a mask during a Mitchell School Board meeting last year.  The Mitchell School District’s mask mandate had been in effect for just over a month on September 14th, 2020, when 38-year… Read more »

SD Dept of Health reports 9 new COVID-19 related deaths(Brown County at 100 COVID-19 deaths)

PIERRE, S.D.(HubCityRadio.com) – The state reported 9 new COVID-related deaths, while active cases decreased & hospitalizations increased, according to figures released by the South Dakota Department of Health. The death total currently at 2,214. The state had 417 new cases and 436 recoveries, increasing active infections to 5,696. Those hospitalized in connection with the virus… Read more »

SD Dept of Health reports 9 new COVID-19 related deaths(Brown County at 100 COVID-19 deaths)

PIERRE, S.D.(HubCityRadio.com) – The state reported 9 new COVID-related deaths, while active cases decreased & hospitalizations increased, according to figures released by the South Dakota Department of Health. The death total currently at 2,214. The state had 417 new cases and 436 recoveries, increasing active infections to 5,696. Those hospitalized in connection with the virus… Read more »

Wilmot school district dismissed classes early Wednesday due to Covid

WILMOT, S.D.(KXLG)- Wilmot School District sent their students home early on Wednesday after one of their lunch room employees tested positive for COVID-19. KXLG reached out to Superintendent Larry Hulscher for more information. The lunch room employee will be quarantined for the recommended 10 days. The other 2 lunch room employees were either vaccinated or… Read more »

Wilmot school district dismissed classes early Wednesday due to Covid

WILMOT, S.D.(KXLG)- Wilmot School District sent their students home early on Wednesday after one of their lunch room employees tested positive for COVID-19. KXLG reached out to Superintendent Larry Hulscher for more information. The lunch room employee will be quarantined for the recommended 10 days. The other 2 lunch room employees were either vaccinated or… Read more »

Rapid City Fire Department dealt with a busy summer shortstaffed

RAPID CITY, S.D.(KOTA)- A busy fire season in the Black Hills and elsewhere teamed up to spread the Rapid City Fire Department’s resources thin this summer, without even mentioning a short staff. Tessa Jaeger, RCFD public information officer, said Rapid City fire crews stepped up this summer. Despite the positivity, crews have been “stepping up”… Read more »

Rapid City Fire Department dealt with a busy summer shortstaffed

RAPID CITY, S.D.(KOTA)- A busy fire season in the Black Hills and elsewhere teamed up to spread the Rapid City Fire Department’s resources thin this summer, without even mentioning a short staff. Tessa Jaeger, RCFD public information officer, said Rapid City fire crews stepped up this summer. Despite the positivity, crews have been “stepping up”… Read more »

Lewis & Clark Regional Water System talking expansion

YANKTON, S.D.(WNAX)- While construction of the Lewis & Clark Regional Water System is not yet done, there is already talk of expansion. Executive Director Troy Larson says federal funding to finish the project is on the horizon. Larson says the demand for water is rapidly growing. Larson says they are working with the states and… Read more »

Lewis & Clark Regional Water System talking expansion

YANKTON, S.D.(WNAX)- While construction of the Lewis & Clark Regional Water System is not yet done, there is already talk of expansion. Executive Director Troy Larson says federal funding to finish the project is on the horizon. Larson says the demand for water is rapidly growing. Larson says they are working with the states and… Read more »

Blood is needed in the Rapid City area

RAPID CITY, S.D.(KOTA)- More gore needed – that’s the message as the blood supply in the Black Hills is below a three-day supply for the first time since May of 2020, in what has been described as a “critical shortage.” Tori Robbins, communications director with (Vi-TAL-ent) Vitalant Blood Services said patients are in need of… Read more »

Blood is needed in the Rapid City area

RAPID CITY, S.D.(KOTA)- More gore needed – that’s the message as the blood supply in the Black Hills is below a three-day supply for the first time since May of 2020, in what has been described as a “critical shortage.” Tori Robbins, communications director with (Vi-TAL-ent) Vitalant Blood Services said patients are in need of… Read more »

Conditional use fee set at $500 for cannabis facilities; Brown County hearings Nov. 9, 16

ABERDEEN, S.D.(Aberdeen American News)- Brown County’s ordinance outlining guidelines for medical marijuana establishments will be considered by the county commission next month. Meanwhile, the board approved some fee adjustments during Tuesday’s regular meeting at the courthouse. Medical marijuana establishments can be a dispensary or facilities for cultivation, manufacturing or testing. Each will require a conditional use… Read more »

Conditional use fee set at $500 for cannabis facilities; Brown County hearings Nov. 9, 16

ABERDEEN, S.D.(Aberdeen American News)- Brown County’s ordinance outlining guidelines for medical marijuana establishments will be considered by the county commission next month. Meanwhile, the board approved some fee adjustments during Tuesday’s regular meeting at the courthouse. Medical marijuana establishments can be a dispensary or facilities for cultivation, manufacturing or testing. Each will require a conditional use… Read more »