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Senate bill would up number of signatures needed to put constitution changes on ballot
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
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McDonald's revamps $4 billion McCafe brand as it lags Starbucks
Amazon opening store that will eliminate checkout lines
At least one Midwest senator unhappy with Trump's ag secretary pick
USDA nominee has support of SD delegation
SDSU-led cattle seminar stirs up consumer impact ideas
Farmland rental rates dropping overall
Winter wheat plantings at long-time lows in South Dakota
Manziel claims sobriety, wants another chance with NFL
Offensive outburst helps Golden Eagles over TDA
Area high school basketball: Poyer leads Blackhawks to 281 Conference tourney title
Nighthawks top Golden Eagle girls
Comeback kid: Havlik competing for Augustana
Couple plans March wedding
Mitchell man celebrates 85th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrates nine decades
Stickney couple marks 45th wedding anniversary
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Helen Rose Bame
Thomas Ralph Mielke
Marian L. Young
W.P. "Pete" Olson
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OUR VIEW: MBA has big chance to thrive
NOEM: Nothing less than a miracle
No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
GF&P seeking benefits of Lyman County, other waters
Wiltz: Do coyotes affect our South Dakota deer herd?
Wiltz: The weight of heavy hunting
Hunters take last shot at pheasants
January 13, 2017
Prep games moved up at Tri-Valley Conference Classic
YANKTON — The Tri-Valley Conference boys basketball classic, which features a number of area schools, has moved up the start time for Saturday's games in Yankton. The change was made to accommodate Mount Marty College's home basketball games against Midland. Those contests were...
January 13, 2017 - 3:58pm
December 29, 2016
Attorney general clears highway trooper who shot Yankton man
YANKTON (AP) — Attorney General Marty Jackley says a Highway Patrol trooper who shot and wounded a suspect was justified in firing his weapon. A report released Thursday says Trooper Kayne Weaver shot 58-year-old Curtis Adams Sr., of Yankton, on Dec. 3 after a car chase that ended...
December 29, 2016 - 1:31pm
December 23, 2016
Photos from the Kernels doubleheader against Yankton
December 23, 2016 - 8:54am
December 22, 2016
Bucks breeze by Mitchell boys
Yankton's Matthew Mors dominated the first half. The rest of the Bucks dominated the second half. Mors, a 6-foot-6 eighth-grader, scored more...
December 22, 2016 - 10:59pm
Yankton's shooting silences Kernel girls
The Yankton Gazelles took Mitchell out of the game early Thursday night, and they did it three points at a time. Yankton didn't miss much from...
December 22, 2016 - 9:58pm
December 21, 2016
Kernels set to face Mors, Bucks on Thursday
Rarely does an eighth-grade basketball player garner so much attention. But one rarely sees eighth graders score more than 40 points in a varsity...
December 21, 2016 - 8:26pm
December 20, 2016
Yankton man shot by trooper makes first court appearance
YANKTON (AP) — The suspect in an officer-involved shooting in Yankton earlier this month has been formally charged with attempted murder, aggravated assault against an officer and aggravated eluding. The Yankton Daily Press & Dakotan reports that 58-year-old Curtis Adams Sr.,...
December 20, 2016 - 10:20am
December 5, 2016
Christmas Store teaches children lesson of giving
YANKTON (AP) — An annual holiday event in Yankton has celebrated its fifth year teaching children that it's better to give than to receive. A Christmas Store, founded by the late Ann Hudson, gives children in grades K-5 the chance to pick out free gifts for family members, the Yankton...
December 5, 2016 - 11:05am
December 4, 2016
South Dakota trooper shoots man after chase in Yankton
YANKTON (AP) -- Authorities say a South Dakota state trooper shot and wounded a man after a chase in Yankton. The shooting happened just before 10:30 p.m. Saturday. The South Dakota attorney general's office says the Highway Patrol tried to make a vehicle stop that led to a chase...
December 4, 2016 - 11:13am
November 28, 2016
Yankton foundation looks to develop sports complex
YANKTON (AP) — A Yankton group is hoping to develop a community sports complex with baseball and softball fields. The 4030 Foundation of Yankton recently paid more than half a million dollars for nearly 50 acres of state land that was auctioned by the Office of School and Public...
November 28, 2016 - 11:40am
State investigators probe drugs at mental health hospital
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — State authorities have launched an investigation into drugs at South Dakota's mental health hospital in Yankton. Attorney General Marty Jackley declined to tell the Argus Leader newspaper what his office is looking for, citing the ongoing investigation. However...
October 28, 2016 - 10:48am
October 13, 2016
Authorities probe meth incident at state mental hospital
YANKTON (AP) — Authorities in Yankton say they're investigating an incident in which methamphetamine was brought into the state mental health hospital. Yankton County Sheriff Jim Vlahakis tells the Argus Leader that authorities received a call from the Human Services Center on Tuesday...
October 13, 2016 - 11:45am
October 7, 2016
Mount Marty College gets $3M gift, largest ever for school
YANKTON (AP) — Mount Marty College has received its largest individual donation in history, $3 million for scholarships aimed at serving students from rural areas. The money is from the estate of Hartington, Nebraska, native Marian Pyper, who was a 1930s graduate of the former Mount...
October 7, 2016 - 10:56am
October 4, 2016
Prosecutors consider criminal charges in Yankton dog attack
YANKTON (AP) — The Yankton County State's Attorney's Office is deciding whether to file criminal charges against the owner of two dogs that attacked and injured a Yankton woman and threatened a sheriff's deputy. Tonnya Juhnke told the Yankton Daily Press & Dakotan newspaper...
October 4, 2016 - 10:30am
September 29, 2016
Kernels earn road win at Yankton
YANKTON — Sophomores Mackenzie Miller and Chelsea Brewster combined for 40 kills as the Mitchell Kernels took down the Yankton Gazelles...
September 29, 2016 - 11:32pm