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bulletin remains in effect until 12:59 am Sunday for Yankton County, SD

News

Noem signs law that targets companies marketing 'fake meat'

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — Gov. Kristi Noem has signed legislation that requires "fake meat" products to be correctly labeled. Read more

Illinois governor's schedule includes recommended attire

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — What if you were governor of Illinois and didn't have a thing to wear? Read more

Omaha judge criticized for removing attorneys from courtroom

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — An Omaha judge is under scrutiny again for her decisions in the courtroom after removing three attorneys from a hearing … Read more

Sports

Baseball: Concordia Sweeps Past MMC

In an effort to continue the momentum from Thursday’s dominating win over Dakota State, the Mount Marty College baseball team instead came … Read more

Bucks Basketball End-Of-Season Banquet Tuesday

The Yankton High School boys’ basketball program will hold its end-of-season banquet on Tuesday, March 26, at 5:30 p.m. at JoDean’s. The ev… Read more

Clemson Rallies Past USD In NCAA Women's Basketball Tourney

STARKVILLE, Miss.—South Dakota’s lone senior Allison Arens wrapped up her collegiate career Friday evening in the NCAA Tournament with a fi… Read more

Community

Yankton School District Among Finalists For National DoD Award

The Yankton School District (YSD) has been named a national finalist for a civilian military honor. Read more

Bracing For The James

Ongoing flooding along the James River is expected to peak — for the time being, at least — next week. Read more

Gavins Point Dam Performing Well, Corps Official Says

Contrary to a New York Times article published this week, the Corps of Engineers isn’t worried about losing Gavins Point Dam at Yankton dur… Read more

Opinion

America: We Are Better Together

Editor’s Note: South Dakota journalist and First Amendment champion Brian Hunhoff gave the keynote speech last week at a Sioux Falls natura… Read more

The Game Nobody Won

As you’ve no doubt heard, Yankton’s reign as Class AA state boys’ basketball champions came to a controversial end in Rapid City last week,… Read more

Letter: Spaghetti Feed Support

Thank you to everyone who attended the YHS Band Spaghetti Feed fundraiser prior to the spring band concert.  Your free will donations will … Read more

Obituaries

Mildred Slama

Mildred A. Slama, age 92, of Yankton, South Dakota, died Thursday, March 21, 2019 at Avera Sr. James Care Center in Yankton. Read more

Clifford Buseman

Clifford H. Buseman, 84, of Yankton passed away Friday, March 22, 2019, at Avera Sacred Heart Hospital in Yankton. Read more

Marina Bollich

Marina Mary Bollich, (Kleinschmit) age 92 of Menominee, NE passed away Tuesday, March 19, 2019 at her home under hospice care. Read more

Upcoming Events

Billiards at The Center

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

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Billiards at The Center

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

Weather Today

Showers possible in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 50s and lows in the low 40s.

Today

54° 40°

Showers possible in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 50s and lows in the low 40s.

Humidity:65%
Cloud Coverage:%
Wind:ESE at 11 mph
Chance of Rain:30%
UV Index:2 Low
Sunrise:07:27:38 AM
Sunset:07:45:06 PM

This Week's Forecast

DayPrecipTemp
Showers possible in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 50s and lows in the low 40s.Sat
30%54° 40°
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the low 50s and lows in the low 30s.Sun
20%52° 32°
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the upper 40s and lows in the upper 30s.Mon
10%48° 38°
Partly cloudy. Highs in the low 60s and lows in the upper 40s.Tue
10%62° 49°
More clouds than sun. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the low 50s.Wed
10%72° 52°
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 60s and lows in the upper 30s.Thu
20%64° 39°
Windy with showers. Highs in the mid 40s and lows in the upper 20s.Fri
50%46° 29°

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