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July 18, 2016
State mental health hospital operating without accreditation
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — South Dakota's beleaguered state-run mental health hospital is operating without accreditation from a widely used industry review organization. The Human Services Center in Yankton has never been accredited by the Joint Commission, a nonprofit that certifies best...
July 18, 2016 - 12:14pm
July 11, 2016
New Yankton mental hospital policy meant to protect staff
YANKTON (AP) — A new policy at a mental health center in Yankton asks patients to change into hospital-type scrubs and go through an orientation upon arrival in order to better protect staff. The changes went into effect June 20, the Argus Leader reported. They come after workers...
July 11, 2016 - 12:30pm
July 9, 2016
55-year-old man dies when motorcycle crashes into deer
IRENE -- A 55-year-old man died and another person was injured when a motorcycle crashed into a deer Saturday morning. The names of the people...
July 9, 2016 - 8:26pm
July 5, 2016
Miller leads Mitchell past Yankton
A slow start didn't hamper the Mitchell Post 18 Legion baseball team on Tuesday. After allowing four earned runs in the top of the first inning,...
July 5, 2016 - 11:48pm
July 1, 2016
Student wins $10K in South Dakota safe driving campaign
YANKTON (AP) — A Yankton teenager has earned $10,000 as part of a safe driving campaign targeting young drivers. The South Dakota Department of Public Safety on Friday said 16-year-old Adam Lange won the top prize in the contest involving the Lesson Learned SD web-based program....
July 1, 2016 - 6:47pm
June 29, 2016
Governor to call on private group to help mental hospital
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Gov. Dennis Daugaard says he'll bring in a quality assurance officer from the private group he previously directed to monitor South Dakota's state-run mental health hospital in Yankton. Daugaard told the Argus Leader that he asked a quality assurance leader at...
June 29, 2016 - 10:34am
June 20, 2016
City of Yankton moving toward single-stream recycling system
YANKTON (AP) — The city of Yankton is moving toward starting a single-stream recycling system in 2017. The Yankton Daily Press & Dakotan reports that the city commission has voted to start the process of budgeting, applying for grants and informing people about a transition...
June 20, 2016 - 11:28am
June 14, 2016
Yankton School Board votes to keep Crane Youngworth Field
YANKTON (AP) — The Yankton School Board has voted unanimously to keep Crane Youngworth Field in operation. The Daily Press & Dakotan reports that a recent community survey found 63 percent support for keeping the field as the high school's football stadium. About 1,500 people...
June 14, 2016 - 12:22pm
June 7, 2016
Bartlett seals Class AA individual crown
It was smooth sailing for Katie Bartlett Tuesday at the Class AA girls golf tournament. Or if nothing else, she made it look that way. The Pierre...
June 7, 2016 - 10:21pm
June 6, 2016
Yankton leads Class AA girls field heading to final day
With 18 holes to go, the Class AA state girls golf championship is in sight for Yankton. But Brookings and two-time defending champions Sioux...
June 6, 2016 - 11:30pm
June 2, 2016
Post 18 opens season with win over Yankton
YANKTON—Fueled by 16 hits, the Mitchell Post 18 Legion baseball team opened its season with a 13-9 win over Yankton Post 12 on Wednesday...
June 2, 2016 - 12:31am
May 31, 2016
Yankton bars might be able to set up sidewalk drinking areas
YANKTON (AP) — City officials in Yankton are considering allowing bars to set up sidewalk areas for patrons to enjoy their drinks outdoors. The Daily Press & Dakotan reports that the City Commission is considering an ordinance change that would allow the consumption of alcohol...
May 31, 2016 - 1:30pm
Report: Mental hospital workers improperly used restraints
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Workers at a state-run mental health hospital in Yankton violated patients' rights by misusing restraints to control potentially unruly subjects, a federal inspection concluded. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services began an unannounced inspection of...
May 31, 2016 - 1:27pm
May 27, 2016
Mitchell improves on team mark at ESD tournament
BROOKINGS — Mitchell's girls high school golf team continued to show steady improvement, shooting under 400 as a team at the Eastern South Dakota Conference tournament at the Brookings Country Club in Brookings. The Kernels were eighth in the field of eight scoring teams, shooting...
May 27, 2016 - 12:44am
May 23, 2016
Dumped Asian carp cause littering, odor problems in Yankton
YANKTON (AP) — The amount of unwanted Asian carp that anglers are dumping along the Missouri River in the Yankton area has increased in recent years, leading to problems, state and federal officials say. Dumping dead fish technically is considered littering, which is against the...
May 23, 2016 - 1:29pm