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Police search for gunman who killed five at Washington state mall
Police say body of Twin Cites woman could be in Fargo area
Man sentenced for driving drunk with child in vehicle
South Dakota chamber says Amendment V is bad for business
Department of Agriculture seeks input on pollinator plan
Wells Fargo may take more disciplinary action over sales abuses
Insurance agent earns two honors
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
AgweekTV: Riding for cancer
Near-perfect harvest conditions predicted for fall
Dry summer, poor crop prices affect corn silage yields
Lemmon couple offer $2,000 reward for info on stolen cattle
South Dakota corn production forecast to be down 6 percent
DWU football cruises to GPAC win at Hastings
No. 4 Gorillas knock off No. 1 Warbirds
Photos from the Kernels homecoming game against Spearfish
Titans win Class 9AA battle
Area high school football roundup: Black Panthers blank Crusaders
Couple wed in June 8 ceremony
Mitchell woman celebrates 80th birthday
Couple plans Oct. 1 wedding
Area couple plans October wedding
Plankinton man marks 80th birthday
Vicki Jo Jensen
Corlena Mary Koranda
Harvey V. Terveen
Louis A. Nolz
Francis V. Schaefer
LETTER: Impaired, polluted waters can be fixed
LETTER: Are there conflicts of interest with lake committee?
LETTER: Support changes to improve SD water quality
LETTER: Burg for SD State Senate
LETTER: Agenda request did require board action
Plenty of ducks, fewer hunters
WILTZ: Come Saturday's duck opener, what are you going to throw at those quackers?
Grouse numbers rise ahead of opener
WILTZ: Old bait-casting reels can be pretty darn handy
Prairie, ruffed, sage grouse seasons open Saturday
September 22, 2016
Minimum-security inmate who escaped arrested in Yankton
YANKTON (AP) — A minimum-security inmate who walked away from a Yankton corrections facility is back in custody. The South Dakota Department of Corrections says 25-year-old Arthur Eagle Feather was arrested at an apartment complex in Yankton Wednesday, just hours after he had left...
September 22, 2016 - 11:21am
September 19, 2016
Mitchell tennis goes 1-1 at home triangular
The Mitchell girls' tennis team mixed it up on Saturday. The Kernels split their home triangular with Spearfish and Yankton at Hitchcock Park. Mitchell defeated Spearfish 7-2 and lost to Yankton 5-4. The Kernels were without one player against Yankton, while Sammy Pooley sat out with...
September 19, 2016 - 10:13am
September 17, 2016
Lewis and Clark Recreation Area to hold fall celebration
PIERRE (AP) — The Lewis and Clark Recreation Area is celebrating fall by hosting an event at the park near Yankton. Fall in the Park is scheduled for Saturday. The event is set to include crafts, games, archery and an obstacle course, among other activities. There will also be music...
September 17, 2016 - 9:59am
September 6, 2016
Inspectors say South Dakota mental hospital still has issues
YANKTON (AP) — Federal inspectors say South Dakota's problem-plagued state-run mental health hospital still is not developing adequate treatment plans for patients. The Argus Leader reports that the May visit by officials with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services was a...
September 6, 2016 - 10:57am
September 3, 2016
South Dakota Transportation Hall of Honor banquet to be held
YANKTON (AP) — Ronald Peterson will be inducted into the South Dakota Transportation Hall of Honor later this month. Peterson is a former state Department of Transportation area engineer. He spent almost his entire 43-year career with the department's Yankton office. Reservations...
September 3, 2016 - 10:42am
September 2, 2016
Photos from the Kernels 35-6 win over Yankton
September 2, 2016 - 11:38pm
Yankton to serve as South Dakota's capital for a day
PIERRE (AP) — Yankton has been chosen to serve as the honorary South Dakota capital for a day later this month. The event is set for Sept. 21. Gov. Dennis Daugaard's office says activities will include a Main Street walk and business tours around town. Daugaard says "the locals...
September 2, 2016 - 10:39am
August 30, 2016
Yankton County resident dies from West Nile-related causes
PIERRE (AP) — The state Department of Health says a Yankton County resident has died from causes associated with the West Nile virus. The agency said Monday that it's South Dakota's first death related to the virus this season. The department says the person who died was between...
August 30, 2016 - 11:06am
August 22, 2016
Yankton School District to open food pantry
YANKTON (AP) — The Yankton School District is getting ready to open a food pantry at one of its elementary schools. The pantry, called Food for Thought, will run at Lincoln Elementary School from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on the second and fourth Wednesday of every month beginning Sept....
August 22, 2016 - 10:56am
August 18, 2016
MHS soccer teams fall to Yankton
YANKTON—Both the Mitchell High School boys and girls soccer teams suffered setbacks against Yankton on Thursday in Yankton. The Kernel...
August 18, 2016 - 11:51pm
August 17, 2016
Yankton County residents to vote on tax increases for roads
YANKTON (AP) — Opponents of raising property and wheel taxes to help pay for road and bridge repairs in Yankton County have succeeded in bringing the issue to a public vote. County Auditor Patty Hojem tells the Daily Press & Dakotan that opponents submitted enough valid petition...
August 17, 2016 - 11:35am
August 16, 2016
Yankton County residents challenging tax increase again
YANKTON (AP) — Yankton County residents are trying for the second time in two years to refer to voters a decision by county leaders to increase taxes for road and bridge upkeep. Opponents of a County Commission decision in July to increase property and wheel taxes submitted challenging...
August 16, 2016 - 12:17pm
August 15, 2016
Lickteig takes home men's amateur title
YANKTON — Arron Lickteig was the only golfer in the 84-man South Dakota Men's Amateur Championship field to avoid a round over-par over 54 holes at Hillcrest Golf Course in Yankton this past weekend.
August 15, 2016 - 12:10am
July 27, 2016
Disguised robber at Yankton bank leaves suspicious package
YANKTON (AP) — A person wearing a disguise robbed a downtown Yankton bank and left behind a suspicious package that prompted authorities to call out a Sioux Falls bomb squad. Authorities say a person wearing the disguise of an elderly man entered the Wells Fargo bank shortly before...
July 27, 2016 - 10:56am
July 25, 2016
Federal prison escape recaptured in Nebraska corn field
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Federal officials say an inmate has been recaptured after escaping from a minimum security work camp in Yankton. The U.S. Marshals Service says 33-year-old Johnny Tiner was re-arrested Saturday after he was found walking on a gravel road, and then hiding in a...
July 25, 2016 - 8:13am