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Woman accused of stealing more than $36K from aid agency

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) — A Grand Island woman is accused of stealing more than $36,000 from an organization that helps people with develop… Read more

Humane Society rescues 84 cockatiels from apartment

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The San Diego Humane Society has rescued 84 cockatiels from an apartment. Read more

Winning numbers drawn in 'Dakota Cash' game

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the South Dakota Lottery's "Dakota Cash" game were: Read more

Sports

Jimmies Outgun MMC Men

Life was good for the Jamestown Jimmies on Wednesday night. Read more

South Dakota Wins At North Dakota 70-56

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) — Tristan Simpson and Brandon Armstrong scored 13 points apiece and South Dakota led from start to finish in a 70-56… Read more

Cold-Shooting Lancers Fall To Jamestown 58-41

Shooting woes sunk the Mount Marty Lancers (10-12, 4-12 in GPAC) chances to gain a pivotal game on University of Jamestown (12-11, 6-9 in G… Read more

Community

Crofton Board Moves Ahead

CROFTON, Neb. — After a tumultuous three-year period for Crofton city government, the newly-elected members say they are planning a number … Read more

Pet Store Owner Offers Free Food For Furloughed Workers’ Pets

Jan Strengel, owner of Fish-N-Stuff in Yankton, is hoping to help pets of furloughed federal workers keep their homes. Read more

Epp Earns Pork All-American Award From SDPPC

SIOUX FALLS — Ray Epp of Mission Hill was honored by the South Dakota Pork Producers Council (SDPPC) with the 2018 Pork All-American Award … Read more

Opinion

Allegations, Taxes And ‘Words Of Truth’

The second week of the legislative session has been completed. We are starting to see more bills introduced and many more will be in the ne… Read more

Letter: Wind Farm Facts

Concerning the Press & Dakotan’s story about Prevailing Winds (Jan. 17), let’s look at the facts. Read more

Nursing Home Task Force Needed

If ever an issue currently facing South Dakota merited a special task force, it would be the nursing home crisis. Read more

Obituaries

Ann (Keating) Lemon

Ann (Keating) Lemon, age 91, of Yankton, South Dakota died on Monday, January 21, 2019 at Avera Sister James Care Center in Yankton. Read more

Lorraine Meeder

Lorraine Meeder, age 89 of Yankton, SD passed away early Monday, January 21, 2019 at Avera Heart Hospital, Sioux Falls, SD. Read more

Doris Haas

Doris Haas, age 86, of Yankton, SD passed away Friday, January 18, 2019 at Avera Sister James Care Center, Yankton, SD. Read more

Weather Today

Partly cloudy and windy. Highs in the mid teens and lows in the low single digits.

Today

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Partly cloudy and windy. Highs in the mid teens and lows in the low single digits.

Humidity:67%
Cloud Coverage:%
Wind:NW at 26 mph
Chance of Snow:0%
UV Index:2 Low
Sunrise:07:52:08 AM
Sunset:05:32:07 PM

This Week's Forecast

DayPrecipTemp
Partly cloudy and windy. Highs in the mid teens and lows in the low single digits.Thu
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Morning clouds followed by afternoon sun. Highs in the low 20s and lows in the upper single digits.Fri
10%20° 
Afternoon snow showers. Highs in the low 30s and lows in the low 20s.Sat
50%31° 20°
Cloudy. Highs in the mid 30s and lows in the upper teens.Sun
20%34° 18°
Cloudy and windy. Highs in the mid 20s and lows in the low single digits.Mon
20%24° 
More clouds than sun. Highs in the upper single digits and lows -12 to -8F.Tue
20% -10°
Sunshine. Highs -2 to 2F and lows -7 to -3F.Wed
0% -5°

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