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(Update 12:04 p.m.) COVID Update for Feb. 25: New Death Reported In Charles Mix County

South Dakota reported eight new deaths related to COVID-19, including one in Charles Mix County, in Thursday’s daily update from the Depart… Read more

Winning numbers drawn in 'MyDaY' game

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the Nebraska Lottery's "MyDaY" game were: Read more

NE Lottery

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



Reifenrath’s Journey From Hartington To USD Record-Breaker Has Been ‘Surreal’

VERMILLION — With so much seemingly thrown at her over the past year, because of the pandemic and then heading off to college, what has the… Read more

Basketball Scores For Feb. 25, 2021



Girls' Basketball: Area Teams Punch SoDak 16 Tickets

PARKSTON — The Parkston Trojans started the third quarter with a 10 point lead over the Mt. Vernon-Plankinton Titans which led to a 50-42 v… Read more



Citywide Cleanup Returns To Regular Format

Yankton’s annual citywide cleanup was one of the first major events in town to fall victim to the chaotic early days of the COVID-19 pandem… Read more


SDSU Extension Kicking Off Health Program

SDSU Extension is seeking pioneers to bring health and quality-of-life education to their rural South Dakota communities. Read more


Police Officer Hurt In Crash

A Yankton police officer received minor injuries following an accident Thursday. According to a press release from the Yankton Police Depar… Read more


Ravnsborg Is Now Fighting The Obvious

When I wrote the first draft of this piece Tuesday night, Jason Ravnsborg was South Dakota’s attorney general. Read more

Letter: Tragedy And Travesty

I’m both angry and sorrowful as I review the news reports concerning the Highmore pedestrian death. Read more

Pierre Report: Cross-Over Day At Hand

Thursday, Feb. 18, was the 24th day of the 2021 legislative session with 12 days plus veto day left in this 2021 session of the Legislature… Read more



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Lorna Langle

Lorna Norma Langle, formerly of Clayton SD passed away Monday, February 22, 2021 at Oakview Terrace in Freeman at the age of 92. Read more

Francis Hunhoff

Francis Hunhoff, 57, of Yankton died unexpectedly at the farm Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2021. Read more

Upcoming Events

BIG Career and Internship Fair and Teacher Career Fair

The South Dakota Association of College Career Centers (SDACCC) will hold the South Dakota BIG Care… Read more

Midwest United FC

Looking for soccer for your young athlete? Looking to help your player join youth soccer? Register … 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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