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2 Russians charged in multimillion-dollar malware scheme

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department unsealed charges Thursday against the alleged leader and an administrator of a Russian cyber-crimi… Read more

Nebraska visits Creighton

Nebraska (4-4) vs. Creighton (6-2) Read more

Regents confirm Carter to lead University of Nebraska system

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Officials on Thursday confirmed a career military man and former superintendent of the U.S. Naval Academy as the presi… Read more


Five Bucks Honored By South Dakota Football Coaches Association

State champion Pierre T.F. Riggs led the way with 13 selections to Class 11AA All-State football team, selected by the South Dakota Footbal… Read more


Lancer Men Take Down No. 6 Dakota Wesleyan

MITCHELL — The hot start of the Mount Marty College men’s basketball team continued on Wednesday, as the Lancers handed sixth-ranked Dakota… Read more


Sjerven Leads USD Past ‘Jays

VERMILLION – Hannah Sjerven has a three inches in height on any player Creighton tried to guard her with. The mismatch resulted in a career… Read more



A Surprise Rise?

Yankton city officials had been expecting a tough fall for sales tax revenues in 2019. Read more


SD Oral Interp Festival Caps 2019 Season

The 2019 South Dakota High School Activity Association’s (SDHSAA) State Oral Interpretation Festival is set for this weekend at Yankton Hig… Read more


Tabor’s First Parade Of Lights To Brighten Holidays

TABOR — Ed Sedlacek wants Tabor known for more than Czech Days. Read more


Old Haunts And Shooting Hoops

When I first began working in Yankton in the late 1950s, gas was 25 cents a gallon. We used to drive around town, from the Ice House to “ma… Read more

Letter: A New Energy Path

As I sat down to write this, a quick check showed that 40% of the electricity being generated in the region from northern Texas through Nor… Read more

Letter: Great Things Happening

The Boys & Girls Club of Yankton has been operating out of our present site on Mulberry Street for three years. During that time, the c… Read more


Timothy Mahon

Timothy Mahon, age 54, of Yankton, South Dakota, died on Thursday, November 28, 2019 at his residence. Read more

Beverley Hladky

Beverley I. (Broderson) Hladky, age 80, passed away on Monday, December 2, 2019 at the Sister James Care Center where she had been a reside… Read more

Vickie Moran

Vickie Moran, age 56, of Scotland, SD died Dec. 4, 2019 in Scotland. Read more

Upcoming Events

Table Tennis at The Center

Come play Table Tennis at The Center every Tuesday and Thursday at 8:30 am. Read more

Billiards at The Center

Enjoy playing billiards at 8:30 am daily on beautiful tables at The Center. Read more

Wii Bowling at The Center

Throw some strikes with Wii Bowling every Thursday at 10 am at The Center! Read more

Weather Today

Clearing skies late. Lows overnight in the low 20s.


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Clearing skies late. Lows overnight in the low 20s.

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Wind:NNW at 17 mph
Chance of Snow:0%
UV Index:0 Low
Sunrise:07:44:52 AM
Sunset:04:55:31 PM

This Week's Forecast

Clearing skies late. Lows overnight in the low 20s.Thu
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More sun than clouds. Highs in the mid 30s and lows in the upper 20s.Fri
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Plenty of sun. Highs in the upper 40s and lows in the low 30s.Sat
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Mostly cloudy. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the low teens.Sun
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Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the upper teens and lows in the low teens.Mon
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Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the upper teens and lows in the mid single digits.Tue
Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper teens and lows in the upper single digits.Wed

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