News Category: Local News

Minnesota woman injured in car-train accident in Elkton

ELKTON, S.D. (KJJQ) – A Lake Benton, Minnesota woman is injured in a car-train accident at an Elkton railroad crossing. It happened at about 9 Tuesday night. Assistant Sheriff Scott Sebring says 25-year-old Itzel Tattiana Vincent was traveling north on Cornell Ave and didn’t see the train approaching the tracks. The car tried to cross… Read more »

Minnesota woman injured in car-train accident in Elkton

ELKTON, S.D. (KJJQ) – A Lake Benton, Minnesota woman is injured in a car-train accident at an Elkton railroad crossing. It happened at about 9 Tuesday night. Assistant Sheriff Scott Sebring says 25-year-old Itzel Tattiana Vincent was traveling north on Cornell Ave and didn’t see the train approaching the tracks. The car tried to cross… Read more »

Proposal would establish quite hours at Brown County Fair

ABERDEEN, S.D. (aberdeennews.com) – Folks who are used to music past midnight at the Brown County Fair might have an adjustment this year. Fair Manager Derek Ricci told Brown County Commissioners Tuesday about a proposal to establish quiet hours from midnight to 7 a.m. That would mean live music on the grounds and music throughout… Read more »

Proposal would establish quite hours at Brown County Fair

ABERDEEN, S.D. (aberdeennews.com) – Folks who are used to music past midnight at the Brown County Fair might have an adjustment this year. Fair Manager Derek Ricci told Brown County Commissioners Tuesday about a proposal to establish quiet hours from midnight to 7 a.m. That would mean live music on the grounds and music throughout… Read more »

New movie theater coming to Aberdeen

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – Aberdeen will be getting a new eight-screen cineplex movie theater. Odyssey Entertainment announced that Odyssey Aberdeen 8 will be located on Milwaukee Southeast, next to Allevity Entertainment, north of the Aberdeen Mall. Odyssey currently has a complex in Watertown and Bryan Sieve, VP Finance and Development with the company, said Aberdeen… Read more »

New movie theater coming to Aberdeen

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – Aberdeen will be getting a new eight-screen cineplex movie theater. Odyssey Entertainment announced that Odyssey Aberdeen 8 will be located on Milwaukee Southeast, next to Allevity Entertainment, north of the Aberdeen Mall. Odyssey currently has a complex in Watertown and Bryan Sieve, VP Finance and Development with the company, said Aberdeen… Read more »

Nelly to headline Saturday at Brown County Fair

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – Nelly is coming to the Brown County Fair. The performer was announced as the final piece of the Saturday night lineup by BCF Manager Derek Ricci this morning. He said Nelly has some strong crossover appeal. Ricci said Nelly rounds out a strong Saturday lineup that includes Jo Dee Messina and… Read more »

Nelly to headline Saturday at Brown County Fair

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – Nelly is coming to the Brown County Fair. The performer was announced as the final piece of the Saturday night lineup by BCF Manager Derek Ricci this morning. He said Nelly has some strong crossover appeal. Ricci said Nelly rounds out a strong Saturday lineup that includes Jo Dee Messina and… Read more »

Missing man located safe

WEBSTER, S.D. (Press Release) – On the evening of March 10, Richard “Butch” Carpenter was located (along with his vehicle). Carpenter was located safe and his family has been notified. The Day County Sheriff’s Office thanks everyone who called in tips or offered assistance in helping with this matter.

Missing man located safe

WEBSTER, S.D. (Press Release) – On the evening of March 10, Richard “Butch” Carpenter was located (along with his vehicle). Carpenter was located safe and his family has been notified. The Day County Sheriff’s Office thanks everyone who called in tips or offered assistance in helping with this matter.

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House lawmakers want $10 million for county roads

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — The South Dakota House has passed a measure to allot $10 million to county roads as lawmakers decided how to spend $13 million of one-time spare change in the state budget. The money is far from a done deal. The Senate would still need to approve it. As the deadline to… Read more »

House lawmakers want $10 million for county roads

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PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — The South Dakota House has passed a measure to allot $10 million to county roads as lawmakers decided how to spend $13 million of one-time spare change in the state budget. The money is far from a done deal. The Senate would still need to approve it. As the deadline to… Read more »

Former Rapid City priest found guilty on 65 charges

RAPID CITY, S.D. (Rapid City Journal) — A former priest accused of stealing $260,000 in cash donations from the Diocese of Rapid City has been found guilty on all 65 charges against him. The Rapid City Journal reports 41-year-old Marcin Garbacz had no reaction when a judge read the federal jury verdicts Tuesday on wire… Read more »

Former Rapid City priest found guilty on 65 charges

RAPID CITY, S.D. (Rapid City Journal) — A former priest accused of stealing $260,000 in cash donations from the Diocese of Rapid City has been found guilty on all 65 charges against him. The Rapid City Journal reports 41-year-old Marcin Garbacz had no reaction when a judge read the federal jury verdicts Tuesday on wire… Read more »

Special Olympics cancels state basketball tournament because of coronavirus

PIERRE, S.D. (DRG News) – Special Olympics South Dakota has canceled this weekend’s state basketball tournament in Pierre as a precaution because of the coronavirus. CEO Daryl Nordquist says Special Olympics International strongly advised all state chapters to cancel all pending events. Nordquist says scheduling conflicts don’t allow them to reschedule the tournament. He says… Read more »

Special Olympics cancels state basketball tournament because of coronavirus

PIERRE, S.D. (DRG News) – Special Olympics South Dakota has canceled this weekend’s state basketball tournament in Pierre as a precaution because of the coronavirus. CEO Daryl Nordquist says Special Olympics International strongly advised all state chapters to cancel all pending events. Nordquist says scheduling conflicts don’t allow them to reschedule the tournament. He says… Read more »

Five cases and one coronavirus death reported in South Dakota

PIERRE, S.D. (KBHB) — South Dakota went from no COVID-19 cases to a possible five with one death in a matter of 24 hours. South Dakota officials Tuesday announced the first positive cases of COVID-19 in the state. Governor Kristi Noem and the South Dakota Department of Health announced five cases in which the person… Read more »

Five cases and one coronavirus death reported in South Dakota

PIERRE, S.D. (KBHB) — South Dakota went from no COVID-19 cases to a possible five with one death in a matter of 24 hours. South Dakota officials Tuesday announced the first positive cases of COVID-19 in the state. Governor Kristi Noem and the South Dakota Department of Health announced five cases in which the person… Read more »

Five injured in Watertown crash

WATERTOWN, S.D. (KXLG) – The Watertown Police Department continues its investigation into a single-vehicle accident that seriously injured four juveniles and the adult driver.  Police Sergeant Matt Hegg says they received the call at 5:37 pm Tuesday night that a 2011 Ford Escape was traveling at a high rate of speed on 14th Avenue North,… Read more »

Five injured in Watertown crash

WATERTOWN, S.D. (KXLG) – The Watertown Police Department continues its investigation into a single-vehicle accident that seriously injured four juveniles and the adult driver.  Police Sergeant Matt Hegg says they received the call at 5:37 pm Tuesday night that a 2011 Ford Escape was traveling at a high rate of speed on 14th Avenue North,… Read more »