Brookings

Proposal Has Residents Paying For On-Street Parking Permits Due To Congestion Near SDSU’s Campus

The Brookings City Council has proposed a way to fix parking concerns near SDSU’s campus. Residents would have to buy permits to park on the street in some areas near campus. “It’s a guessing game. Every single day, you really just kind of have to watch. If you can’t find a spot you just kind of have to drive around…

55-Year-Old Man Dies In One-Vehicle Crash Near Brookings

BROOKINGS, S.D. – A 55-year-old man died Monday night in a one-vehicle crash south of Brookings. The person’s name is not being released pending notification of family members. A 2006 Chevy Silverado pickup was northbound on Interstate 29 when the vehicle left the ice-covered roadway, entered the median and rolled. The driver, who was wearing a seatbelt, was pronounced dead at…

Teen Kidnapping Reported In Brookings County

Authorities are searching for the suspect

Authorities in South Dakota are searching for the suspect who allegedly kidnapped and beat a 17-year-old male Tuesday night. The Brookings Co. Sheriff’s Dept. says the kidnapping allegedly started in rural residence south of Brookings. Authorities say a car chase ensued, ending on a township road southeast of Brookings. It was found that 17-year-old male driver with a 23-year-old male…