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Colorado Springs police seek runner who won't stop pooping in front of a family's house
Minn. motorcyclist in Panda suit ticketed by State Patrol
Northern ND farmer’s son, 3, dies after falling out of tractor cab, run over by tires
Corn Palace social media campaign seeks celebrity mural decorators
SD lawmaker shares image depicting protesters hit by vehicle
Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
Stars of HGTV's hit show 'Fixer Upper' to launch product line at Target
Apple unveils new products including the $1,000 iPhone
Fixed mortgage rates keep falling, sinking to yearly lows
Amazon hit with lawsuit over eclipse glasses
Nearly one-third of South Dakota winter wheat crop planted
Pesticide instructor to farmers:
Area growers sound off on Dicamba drift damage
Hope returns in crop forecast
Report: South Dakota corn, soybean crop to decline this year
Sabathia strong in Yankees win over Twins
Area high school volleyball roundup: Cougars topple Black Panthers
Sano might not be ready to play even if injury heals
DWU volleyball falls to No. 11 Northwestern
Mitchell cheer, dance teams take 10th in Huron
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
Doris M. Thompson
Donna Leah (Hildebrand) Hoing
Commentary: Why Trump's threat to 'totally destroy' North Korea is extraordinary - even for him
OPINION: Beaver damage complaints expected to rise again
Analysis: Running for Miss America now looks a lot like running for office
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
MERCER: No, this column wasn't written by a billionaire
Wiltz: When hunting and fishing, what does weather matter?
A 'carefree weekend' for the Haiars
Gov. Daugaard stands behind pheasant work
Wiltz: An ugly bruiser of a fish
Biologists: Pheasant numbers drop due to prolonged drought
April 4, 2017
Avera Sacred Heart buys Yankton hospital for $13.2M
YANKTON (AP) — The Avera Sacred Heart Hospital has purchased Yankton's Lewis and Clark Specialty Hospital for nearly $13.2 million. The hospital deal went into effect Saturday, giving Lewis and Clark the new name Avera Surgical Hospital on the Avera Fox Run Health Campus, the Yankton...
April 4, 2017 - 5:26pm
March 24, 2017
Archery center in South Dakota to expand
YANKTON (AP) — A South Dakota archery center is planning a large expansion with an eye toward potentially hosting the Olympic trials. The Yankton Press & Dakotan reports the National Field Archery Association had an opportunity to present to the Yankton City Commission last...
March 24, 2017 - 11:40am
March 21, 2017
Mitchell, Yankton judges to retire
After 10 years in Davison County, Mitchell's felony court judge will step down from behind the bench. Tim Bjorkman, a Salem-based judge in South...
March 21, 2017 - 5:36pm
March 18, 2017
Development group says Yankton needs more workers
YANKTON (AP) — Yankton doesn't have enough workers, Yankton Area Progressive Growth officials say, and the problem will worsen in the next few months. The workforce problem isn't new, organization President John Kramer said during a meeting earlier this month, and the city needs...
March 18, 2017 - 10:44am
March 13, 2017
Minnehaha County files suit against South Dakota hospital
YANKTON (AP) — South Dakota's largest county has sued a state-run mental health hospital after it denied a criminal defendant despite a judge's...
March 13, 2017 - 11:28am
March 9, 2017
Yankton officials propose entertainment venue
YANKTON (AP) — Officials in Yankton are proposing to create a multi-faceted entertainment venue that would emphasize downtown and utilize the river. The Daily Press & Dakotan reports that Yankton Area Progressive Growth officials introduced the Port Yankton proposal to the public...
March 9, 2017 - 12:36pm
February 27, 2017
Yankton looks to create new identity for downtown area
YANKTON (AP) — Yankton downtown business owners have created a district to give the area an identity. Some initial projects and initiatives identified by the Meridian District group include marketing, signage and art events, the Yankton Daily Press and Dakotan reported. The group...
February 27, 2017 - 11:47am
February 21, 2017
Yankton girls edge Kernels
YANKTON — The defense held for Yankton as a 9-0 fourth quarter run propelled the Gazelles to a 29-27 victory over Mitchell in Eastern South...
February 21, 2017 - 10:59pm
Bucks knock down Kernels
YANKTON — There was a visible sigh of relief from the Yankton boys' basketball team. After six consecutive losses, the Bucks bounced back...
February 21, 2017 - 10:47pm
February 18, 2017
Yankton mental hospital improves staff retention
YANKTON (AP) — The administrator of a state-run mental health facility in Yankton says the hospital's hiring and staff retention have improved since a pay raise and a rapid hiring fair last year. Human Services Center Administrator Troy Jones told lawmakers during a recent Department...
February 18, 2017 - 1:28pm
February 15, 2017
Judge orders evaluation for suspect wounded by SD trooper
YANKTON (AP) — A judge has ordered a competency hearing for the South Dakota man who was shot by a state trooper last December, even though the man says it's unnecessary. Fifty-eight-year-old Curt Wayne Adams Sr., of Yankton, is charged with attempted murder, aggravated assault...
February 15, 2017 - 1:51pm
February 2, 2017
Kernels take second at ESD meet
YANKTON — Mitchell's quest for a fourth-straight Eastern South Dakota Conference gymnastics championship came up a bit short on Thursday...
February 2, 2017 - 10:45pm
January 31, 2017
Kernel wrestling splits at Harrisburg triangular
HARRISBURG—The Mitchell High School wrestling team earned a split Tuesday night in an Eastern South Dakota Conference triangular at Harrisburg, taking down Yankton and dropping a dual with the hosts. In the opening dual, Mitchell fell 45-23 to Harrisburg before rallying with...
January 31, 2017 - 10:51pm
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