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Great Indoors: Basketball-themed cake adds fun to Final Four
SD man sent to prison for placing ad on Craigslist inviting men over for sex at woman's home
Four juveniles lead police on high-speed chase near Chamberlain
New Runnings store being built in Winner
Five dead, around 40 injured in UK parliament 'terrorist' attack
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
McDonald's plans mobile ordering to speed up drive-through service
Snap tops expectations in pricing of long-awaited IPO
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
NOEM: A diversity of issues impacting agriculture
South Dakota farmers have mixed reaction to Thune's SHIPP
AgweekTV: Aftermath of DAPL protest continues for farmers & ranchers
South Dakota hay relief headed south
Rounds: $4.7B proposed USDA cut 'not necessarily' fair
Phil Hughes recalls visiting pitching guru Tom House
Hanzal's first Wild goal part of memorable family reunion
Vikings RB Murray has surgery on ankle
Rosters set for Three-Class Shootout Saturday in Salem
USA Hockey postpones training camp amid wage dispute
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Paul "Bud" Johnson, Jr.
Margaret A. Everson
Wauneta (Barb) Brown ne Kitto
OUR VIEW: Sixth Ave. project has room to grow
IN OTHER WORDS: It's personal -- not business
DAUGAARD: Looking back on a successful legislative session
Hoops on Hops: Delve into the wide range of beer books
WOSTER: Don't let life 'roll along'
Increased license costs to benefit wildlife damage repairs
State seeking more successful deer hunts
Wiltz: Writing a book has its rewards, challenges
Chamberlain lures out-of-state anglers, reels in rewards
Wiltz: Conditions can help chances on mountain lion hunt
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
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