Economic Gateway http://www.greateryanktonliving.com Greater Yankton Living News RSS Feed Fri, 24 Mar 2017 19:27:51 -0700 en-us Onward Yankton Offers Summer Entrepreneurship Fellowships http://www.greateryanktonliving.com/yankton/news/?item=11043 www.greateryanktonliving.com/yankton/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Five students have the opportunity to win a $1,000 summer entrepreneurship fellowship through Onward Yankton. The fellowships will be awarded to students who exemplify the entrepreneurial spirit an... Summer Programs Brochure 2017 is Now Available! http://www.greateryanktonliving.com/yankton/news/?item=11004 www.greateryanktonliving.com/yankton/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The Yankton Department of Parks and Recreation Summer Programs Brochure is now available on the City of Yankton's website and may also be picked up at the Summit Activities Center. Yo... Healthy Yankton Community Garden: Reserving Plots http://www.greateryanktonliving.com/yankton/news/?item=10959 www.greateryanktonliving.com/yankton/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The Healthy Yankton Community Garden invites returning gardeners still wishing to reserve garden plots to make reservations as soon as possible.  Contact Angie O’Connor, at 605-668-8590 or ... Building For The Future http://www.greateryanktonliving.com/yankton/news/?item=10886 www.greateryanktonliving.com/yankton/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Two Yankton High School seniors are celebrating this week as they have been announced as Build Dakota Scholarship award winners. The scholarships, sponsored by local manufacturers, will cover all of t... April Pool's Day Event http://www.greateryanktonliving.com/yankton/news/?item=10889 www.greateryanktonliving.com/yankton/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 On Friday, March 31, several community organizations will come together to host the annual April Pools Day event at the Summit Activities Center. Once again, the event will feature FREE educational ac... SAC Red Cross Spring Swim Lessons http://www.greateryanktonliving.com/yankton/news/?item=10823 www.greateryanktonliving.com/yankton/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The Summit Activities Center will be offering American Red Cross Swimming Lessons this spring.  The classes will be held Saturday mornings and will run from Saturday, April 1 through Saturday, Ma... 10 Under-Appreciated State Parks in South Dakota You're Sure To Love http://www.greateryanktonliving.com/yankton/news/?item=10733 www.greateryanktonliving.com/yankton/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 There’s so much to see and do in South Dakota, that it can be easy to overlook some of our lesser-known gems. Take a look at these 10 under-appreciated state parks – you’ll find fewe... Owners of Tyndall Bakery find recipe for success at longtime business http://www.greateryanktonliving.com/yankton/news/?item=10682 www.greateryanktonliving.com/yankton/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 When Ed and Carol Radack took over as owners of the Tyndall Bakery nearly 10 years ago, they had to learn plenty of new skills and undertake unique tasks. For Ed, he had to learn how to operate the... Best States for Singles: South Dakota #5 http://www.greateryanktonliving.com/yankton/news/?item=10512 www.greateryanktonliving.com/yankton/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Wallethub just rated South Dakota as the 5th best state for singles! Using data about 'Dating Opportunities', 'Dating Economics', and 'Romance & Fun', Wallethub study all f... #iloveyankton Social Media Campaign http://www.greateryanktonliving.com/yankton/news/?item=10494 www.greateryanktonliving.com/yankton/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The City of Yankton and the Parks and Recreation Department have started an #iloveyankton campaign to celebrate the upcoming Valentine’s Day holiday. A giant heart has been built and installed a... State hopes to increase teacher retention through mentorship http://www.greateryanktonliving.com/yankton/news/?item=10460 www.greateryanktonliving.com/yankton/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 As a first-year teacher, Gina Schnabel often worries if she will get "burnt out" in her profession. But thanks to her mentor and fellow teacher Paul Kuhlman, Schnabel feels confident she&... This Town Has Highest Graduation Rate in South Dakota http://www.greateryanktonliving.com/yankton/news/?item=10450 www.greateryanktonliving.com/yankton/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Not to anyone’s surprise, but small towns dominated the rankings and Yankton came in as the town with the highest graduation rate in the state. A town with about 14,000 people Yankton’s gr... Hawaii, Alaska, South Dakota tops all U.S. states in well-being http://www.greateryanktonliving.com/yankton/news/?item=10441 www.greateryanktonliving.com/yankton/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 A Gallup poll shows that for a sixth time, Hawaii leads all U.S. states for having the highest scores of well-being, followed by Alaska and South Dakota. The Gallup and Healthways Well-Being I... Community Pitches Downtown Ideas http://www.greateryanktonliving.com/yankton/news/?item=10448 www.greateryanktonliving.com/yankton/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Members of the Yankton community — from public officials to members of the public — were challenged to think of their visions for downtown Yankton. Wednesday night, community members ga... YHS-SAC Spring Workout http://www.greateryanktonliving.com/yankton/news/?item=10428 www.greateryanktonliving.com/yankton/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The City of Yankton's Recreation Department, along with YHS Strength Coach Dan Mitchell, are offering a twelve-week session of Spring Workout at the Summit Activities Center for participants curre... Boys & Girls Club Facility Sees Big Things In First 3 Months http://www.greateryanktonliving.com/yankton/news/?item=10435 www.greateryanktonliving.com/yankton/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The new Boys & Girls Club Yankton Traditional Unit has been open for three months and is a big success, according to a local official. The facility held its grand opening Oct. 12. Read the r... 2017's Best & Worst States to Raise a Family http://www.greateryanktonliving.com/yankton/news/?item=10344 www.greateryanktonliving.com/yankton/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 WalletHub just listed South Dakota in the top ten best states to raise a family. That's a great reason to consider moving to South Dakota! View the list and read the story here! ... Mount Marty College Announces 'Lancer Days' Homecoming Event Schedule http://www.greateryanktonliving.com/yankton/news/?item=10343 www.greateryanktonliving.com/yankton/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Mount Marty College (MMC) will celebrate homecoming week, Jan. 30 through Feb. 4, with a full schedule of events for MMC students as well as the general public. Culminating in the MMC Lancer vs. Conco... Women's Basketball League Registration http://www.greateryanktonliving.com/yankton/news/?item=10216 www.greateryanktonliving.com/yankton/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The Yankton Parks and Recreation Department is now accepting registrations for Women’s Basketball League. Deadline for team registrations, rosters, and fees is Friday, March 3, 2017.  Le... Adult Coed Dodgeball League http://www.greateryanktonliving.com/yankton/news/?item=10215 www.greateryanktonliving.com/yankton/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The Yankton Parks and Recreation Department is now accepting registrations for the 2017 Adult Coed Dodgeball League. Deadline for team registrations, rosters, and fees is Friday, March 3, 2017.&nbs... Yankton's First Co-Working Space "The Sandbox" Officially Opens http://www.greateryanktonliving.com/yankton/news/?item=10208 www.greateryanktonliving.com/yankton/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 It’s a place like no other in the heart of downtown Yankton. “A co-working space is a shared working space for people to work out of. But I try to tell people it’s much more than ... Quick Start Tennis http://www.greateryanktonliving.com/yankton/news/?item=10203 www.greateryanktonliving.com/yankton/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The City of Yankton's Parks and Recreation Department is offering a four-session “Quick Start” tennis program at the City Hall Gym for all girls and boys that are currently in grades K... Learning On The Job http://www.greateryanktonliving.com/yankton/news/?item=10192 www.greateryanktonliving.com/yankton/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Yankton High School’s (YHS) internship program is beginning to flourish. Started in the spring of 2016, the program was created to offer YHS 18-year-old students an opportunity to intern at b... 2017 SAC "Get Up and Play" Month and Half Price Yankton Summer Season Pool Passes http://www.greateryanktonliving.com/yankton/news/?item=10202 www.greateryanktonliving.com/yankton/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The Yankton Parks and Recreation Department announces the month of February as the Summit Activities Center “Get Up and Play” month!  The Yankton Parks and Recreation Department and S... Kiwanis 4-H Ice Rink February and March Open Skate Schedule http://www.greateryanktonliving.com/yankton/news/?item=10188 www.greateryanktonliving.com/yankton/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Another season of skating at the Yankton Kiwanis 4-H Ice Arena is wrapping up! Don’t miss out on the last few dates of open skating.  Listed below is the open skate schedule for February an...