News Category: Local News

South Dakota Is 2019’s 2nd Worst State for Teen Drivers – WalletHub Study

WalletHub Release – With teens obtaining driver’s licenses during the summer more than any other season and an average of six teens dying every day from motor vehicle injuries, the personal-finance website WalletHub today released its report on 2019’s Best & Worst States for Teen Drivers as well as accompanying videos. In order to determine the safest… Read more »

South Dakota Is 2019’s 2nd Worst State for Teen Drivers – WalletHub Study

WalletHub Release – With teens obtaining driver’s licenses during the summer more than any other season and an average of six teens dying every day from motor vehicle injuries, the personal-finance website WalletHub today released its report on 2019’s Best & Worst States for Teen Drivers as well as accompanying videos. In order to determine the safest… Read more »

Tourism Video Crew in Eastern South Dakota

Yankton, SD (WNAX) – A video crew is moving across eastern South Dakota, shooting what they hope turns into viral videos promoting state land marks. Tory Nelson says they are working with local and national tourism web sites. Nelson says they are looking for interesting locations. Nelson says they were impressed with what they found… Read more »

Tourism Video Crew in Eastern South Dakota

Yankton, SD (WNAX) – A video crew is moving across eastern South Dakota, shooting what they hope turns into viral videos promoting state land marks. Tory Nelson says they are working with local and national tourism web sites. Nelson says they are looking for interesting locations. Nelson says they were impressed with what they found… Read more »

Updated: Fatal Crash in Aurora County

PLANKINTON S.D. (DPS News Release) – One man has died from injuries sustained in a two-vehicle crash that occurred Friday afternoon near Plankinton. The drivers of both vehicles also were injured. The names of the three people involved are not yet being released pending notification of family members. A 2012 Ford F250 pickup was northbound… Read more »

Updated: Fatal Crash in Aurora County

PLANKINTON S.D. (DPS News Release) – One man has died from injuries sustained in a two-vehicle crash that occurred Friday afternoon near Plankinton. The drivers of both vehicles also were injured. The names of the three people involved are not yet being released pending notification of family members. A 2012 Ford F250 pickup was northbound… Read more »

Feeding South Dakota CEO Thanks SD Cattlemen’s Foundation

Yankton, SD (WNAX) – The numbers of those needing the services of Feeding South Dakota has been going up and the latest donation of $263,000 from the State Cattlemen’s Association will be a big help help. That’s according to Matt Gassen, CEO of Feeding South Dakota. He says the number of people needing food continues… Read more »

Feeding South Dakota CEO Thanks SD Cattlemen’s Foundation

Yankton, SD (WNAX) – The numbers of those needing the services of Feeding South Dakota has been going up and the latest donation of $263,000 from the State Cattlemen’s Association will be a big help help. That’s according to Matt Gassen, CEO of Feeding South Dakota. He says the number of people needing food continues… Read more »

Farmers with Expiring CRP Contracts can now Re-enroll

YANKTON, SD (WNAX Radio):  Farmers and ranchers with expiring Conservation Reserve Program contracts may now re-enroll in certain C-R-P continuous sign up practices, or if eligible select a one-year contract extension.  Offers are also being accepted from those who want to enroll for the first time. The signup is open until August 23. South Dakota… Read more »

Farmers with Expiring CRP Contracts can now Re-enroll

YANKTON, SD (WNAX Radio):  Farmers and ranchers with expiring Conservation Reserve Program contracts may now re-enroll in certain C-R-P continuous sign up practices, or if eligible select a one-year contract extension.  Offers are also being accepted from those who want to enroll for the first time. The signup is open until August 23. South Dakota… Read more »

Senator Thune Working for Online Safety

Yankton, SD (WNAX) – South Dakota Senator John Thune used a meeting of his Subcommittee on Communications, Technology, Innovation and the Internet to provide more information on how websites exploit data from their users. Thune says most website users have no idea how their surfing data is used. Thune says Congress has a role to… Read more »

Senator Thune Working for Online Safety

Yankton, SD (WNAX) – South Dakota Senator John Thune used a meeting of his Subcommittee on Communications, Technology, Innovation and the Internet to provide more information on how websites exploit data from their users. Thune says most website users have no idea how their surfing data is used. Thune says Congress has a role to… Read more »

Noem — Fence will not be built around South Dakota Governor’s residence

Pierre, SD (DRG Radio) – Public safety officials recently reviewed security needs at the governor’s residence in Pierre, including the possible installation of a fence. Gov. Kristi Noem says a fence won’t be put up. The Office of the State Engineer and the Bureau of Administration had sought statements of interest from companies to design… Read more »

Noem — Fence will not be built around South Dakota Governor’s residence

Pierre, SD (DRG Radio) – Public safety officials recently reviewed security needs at the governor’s residence in Pierre, including the possible installation of a fence. Gov. Kristi Noem says a fence won’t be put up. The Office of the State Engineer and the Bureau of Administration had sought statements of interest from companies to design… Read more »

Dental Van visiting Aberdeen July 8-19

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – The Children and Adolescent Service System Program (CASSP) Dental Van is coming back to Aberdeen from July 8-19. The van visits the Hub City four weeks each year, one in January, two in July and one in October. Vicki Holley, Site Coordinator for the CASSP Dental Van, said there is something… Read more »

Dental Van visiting Aberdeen July 8-19

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – The Children and Adolescent Service System Program (CASSP) Dental Van is coming back to Aberdeen from July 8-19. The van visits the Hub City four weeks each year, one in January, two in July and one in October. Vicki Holley, Site Coordinator for the CASSP Dental Van, said there is something… Read more »

Friday is deadline for letters K and L

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – This weekend marks the end of June and another deadline for license plate renewals. The letters for June are K and L. The deadline is 5 p.m. Friday, June 28. Individuals can pay at the Brown County Treasurers Office or stop by the kiosk at Kessler’s. People are encouraged to bring… Read more »

Friday is deadline for letters K and L

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – This weekend marks the end of June and another deadline for license plate renewals. The letters for June are K and L. The deadline is 5 p.m. Friday, June 28. Individuals can pay at the Brown County Treasurers Office or stop by the kiosk at Kessler’s. People are encouraged to bring… Read more »

Sturgis City Council Considers Lifting Open Container Ban for Wrestling Tournament

KBHB Radio (STURGIS, S.D.):  A public hearing has been set for July 1st to discuss a controversial decision to allow open containers at an upcoming youth wrestling event at Harley Davidson Rally Point in Sturgis. The city council earlier this month approved lifting the city’s open container ban for the Rumble at the Rally Point… Read more »

Sturgis City Council Considers Lifting Open Container Ban for Wrestling Tournament

KBHB Radio (STURGIS, S.D.):  A public hearing has been set for July 1st to discuss a controversial decision to allow open containers at an upcoming youth wrestling event at Harley Davidson Rally Point in Sturgis. The city council earlier this month approved lifting the city’s open container ban for the Rumble at the Rally Point… Read more »