News Category: Local News

Aberdeen Convention & Visitors Bureau provide update on vacation marketing to the City Council

ABERDEEN, S.D.(HubCityRadio)- The Aberdeen City Council on Monday Night received a report from the Aberdeen Convention & Visitors Bureau. The focus is how they are marketing the city for people who would like Aberdeen. Executive Director Casey Weismantel talks about how many people visited their official website. Weismantel talks about how they’re using social media… Read more »

Aberdeen Convention & Visitors Bureau provide update on vacation marketing to the City Council

ABERDEEN, S.D.(HubCityRadio)- The Aberdeen City Council on Monday Night received a report from the Aberdeen Convention & Visitors Bureau. The focus is how they are marketing the city for people who would like Aberdeen. Executive Director Casey Weismantel talks about how many people visited their official website. Weismantel talks about how they’re using social media… Read more »

6th Ave SE & S Roosevelt Street closed Tuesday for utility work

ABERDEEN, S.D.(Press Release)- Beginning at 8:30am on Tuesday, September 27, the following road will be closed to thru traffic for utility work: 6th Ave SE and South Roosevelt Street – Outside Eastbound Lane will be closed. The road is expected to remain closed until work is complete, motorists are advised to take alternate routes until… Read more »

6th Ave SE & S Roosevelt Street closed Tuesday for utility work

ABERDEEN, S.D.(Press Release)- Beginning at 8:30am on Tuesday, September 27, the following road will be closed to thru traffic for utility work: 6th Ave SE and South Roosevelt Street – Outside Eastbound Lane will be closed. The road is expected to remain closed until work is complete, motorists are advised to take alternate routes until… Read more »

Sanford Aberdeen Clinic welcomes new women’s health provider

ABERDEEN, S.D. (Press Release)– Lauren Morgan, WHNP, women’s health provider, has joined the Sanford Aberdeen Clinic. As a women’s health provider, she will support women with a variety of services, including obstetrics and prenatal care, treatment for gynecological issues, sexual health, annual wellness exams, birth control, breast health and cancer screenings. Morgan received her nursing… Read more »

Sanford Aberdeen Clinic welcomes new women’s health provider

ABERDEEN, S.D. (Press Release)– Lauren Morgan, WHNP, women’s health provider, has joined the Sanford Aberdeen Clinic. As a women’s health provider, she will support women with a variety of services, including obstetrics and prenatal care, treatment for gynecological issues, sexual health, annual wellness exams, birth control, breast health and cancer screenings. Morgan received her nursing… Read more »

Two California men arrested for meth in Brookings

BROOKINGS, S.D.(KJJQ)- Brookings Police and South Dakota Highway Patrol make a huge methamphetamine bust. Brookings Police Detective Adam Smith says it started with a traffic complaint at about 9:30 Sunday morning. Officers located the vehicle at a gas station on the 3000 Block of Lefevre Drive. While speaking with the occupants, an officer observed factors… Read more »

Two California men arrested for meth in Brookings

BROOKINGS, S.D.(KJJQ)- Brookings Police and South Dakota Highway Patrol make a huge methamphetamine bust. Brookings Police Detective Adam Smith says it started with a traffic complaint at about 9:30 Sunday morning. Officers located the vehicle at a gas station on the 3000 Block of Lefevre Drive. While speaking with the occupants, an officer observed factors… Read more »

Ida Avenue from Commerce to Corporation Street closed Tuesday for utility work

ABERDEEN, S.D.(Press Release)- Beginning at 8:00am on Tuesday, September 27, the following road will be closed to thru traffic for utility repairs: Idea Avenue from Commerce Street to Corporation Street. The road is expected to remain closed until work is complete, motorists are advised to take alternate routes until the work is completed.

Ida Avenue from Commerce to Corporation Street closed Tuesday for utility work

ABERDEEN, S.D.(Press Release)- Beginning at 8:00am on Tuesday, September 27, the following road will be closed to thru traffic for utility repairs: Idea Avenue from Commerce Street to Corporation Street. The road is expected to remain closed until work is complete, motorists are advised to take alternate routes until the work is completed.

Gubernatorial candidate Jamie Smith talks about bipartisanship if elected governor

YANKTON, S.D.(WNAX)- Jamie Smith, the democratic candidate for Governor in south Dakota says he would be open to any ideas that improve life in the state. Smith says it would be a change in leadership style. Smith says his legislative experience has been all about looking for cooperation. Smith faces the incumbent republican Governor Kristi… Read more »

Gubernatorial candidate Jamie Smith talks about bipartisanship if elected governor

YANKTON, S.D.(WNAX)- Jamie Smith, the democratic candidate for Governor in south Dakota says he would be open to any ideas that improve life in the state. Smith says it would be a change in leadership style. Smith says his legislative experience has been all about looking for cooperation. Smith faces the incumbent republican Governor Kristi… Read more »

Dr. Hilary Rockwell named new CEO of Avera Queen of Peace Hospital in Mitchell

MITCHELL, S.D.(KMIT)- It was announced Thursday that Dr. Hilary Rockwell will become CEO and regional president of Avera Queen of Peace Hospital in Mitchell effective July 1st of next year.  Rockwell is the current chief medical officer at Avera Queen of Peace, having served in that capacity since March of 2020.  She says there are… Read more »

Dr. Hilary Rockwell named new CEO of Avera Queen of Peace Hospital in Mitchell

MITCHELL, S.D.(KMIT)- It was announced Thursday that Dr. Hilary Rockwell will become CEO and regional president of Avera Queen of Peace Hospital in Mitchell effective July 1st of next year.  Rockwell is the current chief medical officer at Avera Queen of Peace, having served in that capacity since March of 2020.  She says there are… Read more »

Enrollment up at Board of Regents schools

PIERRE, S.D.(WNAX)- Overall enrollment at the six state universities was reported up seven tenths of a percent this week. Some individual programs helped drive that increase. At the University of South Dakota, which saw growth of over four percent, President Sheila Gestring said a computer program had a big jump. She says a nursing program… Read more »

Enrollment up at Board of Regents schools

PIERRE, S.D.(WNAX)- Overall enrollment at the six state universities was reported up seven tenths of a percent this week. Some individual programs helped drive that increase. At the University of South Dakota, which saw growth of over four percent, President Sheila Gestring said a computer program had a big jump. She says a nursing program… Read more »

Lieutenant Governor Larry Rhoden feels Republican Party will come together at election time

PIERRE, S.D.(WNAX)- South Dakota Lieutenant Governor Larry Rhoden survived a challenge at the state republican convention in June from Representative Steven Haugaard of Sioux Falls by a fifty-six to forty four percent margin. He says he expects full republican support into the election. Rhoden filled in for Governor Kristi Noem at several campaign events, and… Read more »

Lieutenant Governor Larry Rhoden feels Republican Party will come together at election time

PIERRE, S.D.(WNAX)- South Dakota Lieutenant Governor Larry Rhoden survived a challenge at the state republican convention in June from Representative Steven Haugaard of Sioux Falls by a fifty-six to forty four percent margin. He says he expects full republican support into the election. Rhoden filled in for Governor Kristi Noem at several campaign events, and… Read more »

Lifeserve Blood Center invites you to help save your neighbors in Warner

ABERDEEN, S.D.(Press Release) – LifeServe Blood Center and Warner Community are excited to announce their new lifesaving partnership. LifeServe Blood Center, ranked as one of the top 15 blood centers in the country provides blood products to 157 hospitals primarily in South Dakota, Nebraska, and Iowa. LifeServe has supported many hospitals across South Dakota for… Read more »

Lifeserve Blood Center invites you to help save your neighbors in Warner

ABERDEEN, S.D.(Press Release) – LifeServe Blood Center and Warner Community are excited to announce their new lifesaving partnership. LifeServe Blood Center, ranked as one of the top 15 blood centers in the country provides blood products to 157 hospitals primarily in South Dakota, Nebraska, and Iowa. LifeServe has supported many hospitals across South Dakota for… Read more »