Aberdeen, SD


Aberdeen police searching for porch thief

ABERDEEN, S.D. (KELO) — Police in Aberdeen are on the lookout for a porch thief and they want the public’s help. Authorities posted surveillance video of a person taking a suitcase off the porch of someone’s home. Anyone with information is asked to call police at 605-626-7911.
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Upgrades needed at Storybook Land in Aberdeen

ABERDEEN, S.D. (Dakota News Now) - Storybook Land has been one of Aberdeen’s most popular destination for nearly 50 years, but some attractions in the park are in need of upgrades. Storybook Land was established in 1976, and some equipment hasn’t been updated in decades. ”We have a...
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Emily Meier withdraws as District 3 candidate

The lone Democrat running for one of two available seats in District 3 has withdrawn her petition. Emily Meier, 25, of Aberdeen, withdrew her petition Aug. 2, according to records on the South Dakota Secretary of State's website. That's the last day candidates can withdraw from the November ballot.  ...

NSIC Preseason Volleyball Coaches Poll Sees CSP Up Top and NSU Tied for Fifth

BURNSVILLE, MN ( – The Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference released the 2022 Preseason Volleyball Coaches’ Poll Tuesday morning, with Northern State picked fifth in the league. The Wolves tallied 149 points and were tied with Minnesota Duluth in the fifth spot. NSU posted an 18-11 mark in 2022,...

Aberdeen Roncalli Tennis Falls in Season Opener

HURON, SD – Huron TRI. AR grabbed a win in doubles (10-9 [7-5]), courtesy of Katherine Kretchman & River Haskell. Raley Haskell nearly gave the Cavs a 2nd win in singles, but came up just short in a tiebreaker (10-9 [7-4]). Ab Roncalli. Mitchell 9-0 The Cavs won no...

Swimmer Gena Jorgenson wins 2 events, sets new personal records at Futures Championship

Gena Jorgenson knew she was swimming strong at the Futures Tournament at the end of July, but even her wins came as a surprise. Jorgenson placed first in both the 800-meter (9 minutes 5.51 seconds) and 1500-meter freestyle (17:18.44) and third in the 400-meter freestyle (4:25.75). She also took fourth-place in the 400-meter individual medley (5:03.05), seventh in the 200-meter freestyle (2:06.83); and 10th in the 200-meter backstroke (2:20.67).

South Dakota 'corn sweats' contribute to August humidity

If you had "corn sweats" on your 2022 weird weather bingo card, well, here you go. It turns out the strange turn of phrase is a real thing, according to Laura Edwards, state climatologist for South Dakota State University, and it's culpable for the pulpy humidity that — combined with a heat wave — makes a walk in the park feel more like a swim in a sauna in parts of the Pacific Northwest and central and eastern U.S. in early August.

Aberdeen businesses prepare for Brown County Fair

ABERDEEN, S.D. (Dakota News Now) - The Brown County Fair begins August 15th, and while preparations have started at the fairgrounds, local businesses are also preparing for one of Aberdeen’s biggest events of the year. According to the Brown County Fair Office, last year’s fair attendance was estimated to...

Recap of Aberdeen City Council Work Session dealing with the upcoming budget

ABERDEEN, S.D.(HubCityRadio)- On Monday night, the Aberdeen City Council held a work session to discuss the budget for the year 2023. City Manager Joseph Gaa talks about the revenues & expenses for the 1st half of 2022. Aberdeen Finance Director Jordan McQuillen compares sales tax coming in this year to...

Cover to Cover - Public Book Club

A book club for adults. Meets the 2nd Wednesday of every month at the Public Library at 7:00 PM. Participants choose the titles six months in advance. Complete reading list available at

Storybook Land hours for August & September

ABERDEEN, S.D.(Press Release)- Please note the following hours of operation at Wylie Park for August and September. Brown County Fair Week: (Gift Shop, Concession Stands and Rides) August 15 – August 21 (Monday – Sunday): Hours of Operation – 10:00 am – 7:00 pm. Campground: Hours...