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COVID Update for Dec. 1: South Dakota Adds 448 New Cases

South Dakota recorded 448 new COVID-19 infections and two new deaths in Tuesday’s daily update from the Department of Health (DOH). Read more

SD Lottery

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — These South Dakota lotteries were drawn Tuesday: Read more

NE Lottery

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — These Nebraska lotteries were drawn Tuesday: Read more



Volleyball: Dakota Valley’s Rosenquist Named To Class A All-State Team

When Mary Miller would watch Rachel Rosenquist dent the court during the club volleyball season three years ago, she had no idea she’d one … Read more


New-Look Gazelles Aim For Repeat Performance

‘Quite devastating.’ Read more


Yankton Native Herrboldt Headed Home To Play For Lancers

When Mitch Herrboldt first received a social media message from a football coach at Mount Marty University, he was immediately excited. Read more



Seeking Bridge Funds

Yankton County is moving ahead on the first of many long-sought bridge replacements, and a recent change in the wheel tax may have it in be… Read more


Tabor Parade Ready To Light Up The Night

TABOR — After a successful first run, organizer Ed Sedlacek wanted the Tabor Parade of Lights to return in 2020, even during a pandemic. Read more


YHS 2021 Arts Hall Of Fame Canceled

COVID-19 seems to have started chipping away at Yankton events for 2021. Read more


South Dakota Winter Activities Get A Green Light

The show — in this case referring to the South Dakota high school winter activities season — will go on, or so the South Dakota High School… Read more

Letter: ‘A Messages From The Clauses’

Unfortunately, Santa and Mrs. Claus will not be able to visit the young and old at 1000 11th St. in Yankton due to COVID-19. We don’t want … Read more

Letter: ‘No Cherry Picking’

In regards to reducing the size of the County Planning Commission – OK. Read more


Georgia Pokorney

Georgia C. Pokorney, age 79 of Viborg, SD passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, November 25, 2020 at the Pioneer Memorial Hospital and Health… Read more

Rev. Leon Schulz

Leon Edwin Schulz, 83, of Menno, SD died early morning Wednesday, November 25, 2020 at Menno-Olivet Care Center in Menno. Read more

Donald ‘Skip’ Meisner

Donald M. “Skip” Meisner, 84 of Sergeant Bluff, Iowa, passed away on Monday, November 23, 2020 at a local hospital. Read more

Upcoming Events

The Center's Medicare Part D Open Enrollment Assistance

The Center's Medicare Part D Open Enrollment Assistance is October 15th-December 7th. Due to COVID,… Read more

Feeding South Dakota Commodity Food Program Distribution

The Feeding South Dakota commodity food distribution takes place on the third Wednesday of the mont… Read more

Ross Education Open House

Reach out to Ross Medical Education today for pamphlets on classes in Office Administration, Dental… Read more

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