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The Latest: India's double whammy: Rising cases, few shots

NEW DELHI — India opened vaccinations to all adults this month, hoping to tame a disastrous coronavirus surge sweeping the country, but sin… Read more

Denver officer shot in the leg; police search for shooter

DENVER (AP) — An officer in Colorado was shot in the leg and police have launched a search for the shooter. Read more


Vax Live concert raises $302 million, exceeds vaccine goal

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Global Citizen fundraising concert advocating the importance of vaccine equity has pulled in $302 million, exceeding… Read more



Baseball: Bucks Roll To Sweep Of Cobblers

The Yankton Bucks rolled to a pair of run-rule victories over Rapid City Central in club high school baseball action on Saturday at Riversi… Read more

Track & Field: Reifenrath, Haamer Highlight Big Day For USD In Tune-Up

VERMILLION — South Dakota freshman pole vaulter Eerik Haamer moved to fifth in the NCAA standings and freshman sprinter Sara Reifenrath bro… Read more


Lancers Eliminated From GPAC Baseball Tourney

CRETE, Nebraska — After winning the first four games of the season against Jamestown, Mount Marty baseball suffered a 9-5 loss to the Jimmi… Read more


Stick With The Maintenance Schedule

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Center Of Attention

A date is tentatively set for the opening of Yankton’s Huether Family Aquatics Center, but there’s still some heavy lifting to go before th… Read more

USD Knudson School of Law Alumna Receives Young Professionals Award

VERMILLION — Tamara Nash, ’13 J.D., is the recipient of the 2021 Rosner & Rosner Young Professionals Award from the American Bar Associ… Read more


Some Dry Conversation

It’s always something, it seems. For me, that lament has been particularly true the last few years, for a variety of reasons. Read more

Art Forms: Arts And The Parks

The arts bring people together and build community, which is exactly what Yankton Area Arts has done in partnership with the United Way and… Read more

Ben Shapiro: Due Process Is The Opposite Of Social Justice

It has been two weeks since the conviction of ex-police officer Derek Chauvin for the second- and third-degree murder and second-degree man… Read more


Robin Walter

Robin Gail Walter, age 57, of Crofton, Nebraska, died Wednesday, May 5, 2021, while on hospice care at her daughter’s home in Yankton, Sout… Read more

Michael ‘Pete’ Hynes

Michael “Pete” Hynes age 87 of Crofton, Nebraska died on Thursday, May 6, 2021 at his residence in Crofton. Read more

Sandra Odens

Sandra Lynn Odens, 78, of Avon died Thursday, May 6, 2021 at her home in rural Avon, in hospice care surrounded by members of her family af… Read more

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