A Community Effort: Plains Commerce Bank

Since their first branch opened in Hoven over 90 years ago, Plains Commerce Bank has been dedicated to community-focused banking. … Read more »

A Home to Share

Back in the day, Bill Schuck of Groton delivered meat for John Morrell all over the region. He says he’d… Read more »

A Parent’s Guide to Beating Winter Boredom

In the dead of winter, when the hustle of the holidays is over but the bitterly cold weather and early… Read more »

Aberdeen Area Arts Council Names New Executive Director

On October 18 last year, Steve Thithavong became the new Executive Director of the Aberdeen Area Arts Council (AAAC). He… Read more »

Aberdeen Artists Recognized in New City Project

The Aberdeen Chamber of Commerce, Aberdeen Area Arts Council, and Northern State University have created an opportunity to bring more… Read more »

Albertanos Comes to Aberdeen

Albertanos Mexican Restaurant has opened its newest location in Aberdeen.  “We liked the building and the area,” said Maria Santana,… Read more »

Best Kept Secret

Sometimes, it’s been called the best kept secret in town,” Heath Johnson said about the Aberdeen Area Community Foundation, which… Read more »


Not sure what book to pick up next? K.O. Lee Aberdeen Public Library’s Assistant Director Cara Perrion has got you… Read more »

Chicken Enchilada Soup

A while ago, I was lamenting that I didn’t have a slow cooker of my own. Of course I was… Read more »

Dunn Brothers Coffee Comes to Aberdeen

Looking for your next caffeine fix? Dunn Brothers Coffee is now open in Aberdeen. The Aberdeen location, which opened right… Read more »

Get to Know: Ethan Westby

Ethan Westby initially attended Baylor University to study Professional Sales, but his career path changed after one lecture helped put… Read more »

Hub City Axe Throwing Moves Downtown

Hub City Axe Throwing has a new location. In October 2022, they moved from their Uptown Aberdeen Mall location and… Read more »

Kai Brisk

Originally from Buffalo, Minnesota, Kai Brisk moved to Aberdeen when Northern State University recruited him to play baseball. During his… Read more »

New Blood Donation Center Keeps Blood Local

LifeServe Blood Center has been serving Iowa, Nebraska, and South Dakota for 75 years, and their newest branch is opening… Read more »

OnTrack Nutrition Under New Ownership

Emma Yeske became the new owner of OnTrack Nutrition on August 1 of last year.  “The previous owner, Brenda Goetz,… Read more »

Sportsman’s Club of Brown County

2023 marks the Sportsman’s Club of Brown County’s 70th anniversary.  “Many stories about the club are lost to time now,”… Read more »

The Authors of South Dakota

When you think of South Dakota, a number of things may enter your mind – the Black Hills, pheasant hunting,… Read more »

The United Way Foundation

In the Aberdeen region, United Way (UW) is most known for their annual fall fundraiser. Every year, they facilitate a… Read more »

Wintering in Pierre, Impacting the Law

Every year, the beginning of the South Dakota Legislative session gets some people excited about opportunities and challenges. Some worry… Read more »