Fort Pierre Hosts First KGFX Hometown Tour of the 2016 Season

FORT PIERRE S.D. – June 1st the first KGFX Hometown Tour of 2016 was held at the Casey Tibbs Rodeo Center in Fort Pierre. KGFX Morning Show Host Scott Lane interviewed a variety of guest about the upcoming weekend and also the events that are happening in the town of Fort Pierre for the...
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Water Main upgrades in northwest Pierre delayed till Today (Thursday)

PIERRE, SD –The water main upgrades in northwest Pierre originally scheduled for Wednesday, June 1 have been delayed until Today, June 2. Some city water utility customers may experience low water pressure tomorrow, while the City Water Department upgrades the water main. People living west of Euclid Avenue between Eighth and Fourth Streets, including...
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Oacoma Hotel Fire Linked to Whirlpool Mechanical Failure

OACOMA, S.D. (AP) – Investigators have concluded that a mechanical failure in the whirlpool area caused a Memorial Day fire that heavily damaged the Oasis Inn in Oacoma. The blaze about 2 a.m. Monday destroyed the main section of the hotel that’s near Al’s Oasis, a popular rest stop for travelers on Interstate 90....
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No roadway fatalities tallied during Memorial Day weekend

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – Public safety officials in South Dakota say no roadway fatalities were reported in the state during the Memorial Day weekend. Lee Axdahl is director of the state’s Office of Highway Safety. He tells South Dakota Public Broadcasting that public safety officials in the state always head into the long weekend...
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