A Big Splash For Dive In Yankton
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
Another step has been taken in making Yankton’s future aquatic facility a reality.
Yankton Area Progressive Growth (YAPG) has donated $250,000 to Dive In Yankton (DIY), a private committee dedicated to help fund an aquatic facility into fruition.
The project will involve a remodel of the Fantle Memorial Pool.
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YSD Pilot Bus Program Hits The Streets In August
Friday, June 15, 2018
While the Yankton School District (YSD) won’t be rolling out any magic school busses this year, it will introduce a new bussing system.
When school begins this fall, YSD will officially enact its pilot bussing program. Available to children in Jr. Kindergarten through grade 12, the program will provide bussing to all students in the school district, whether they live in or outside of Yankton.
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Onward Yankton Announces 2018 Entrepreneurship Fellowships
Wednesday, June 13, 2018
Onward Yankton is pleased to announce the fellows selected to participate in the second Entrepreneurship Experience Fellowship program. These entrepreneurs were selected by the Onward Education Committee based on their demonstration of an exemplary entrepreneurial spirit and desire to enhance the future of the Yankton community.
Amanda Halsey – Owner of Servant Sips, an E-commerce Coffee Supplier
Amy Bailey – Owner of A. Bailey Creative, a Graphic Design Service
Miranda Leusink – Mortgage Loan Officer with Great Western Bank
Molly Wellenstein – Co-owner of Hideout Studio & Spa
Mason Schramm – Real Estate Agent with Vision Real Estate Services and Project Manager with Schramm...
Freeman Woman Bakes Up New Business
Thursday, May 03, 2018
A 20-year-old woman has some sweet dreams in store for Freeman, as Harley Blue, and her mother Brenda, are opening a new bakery, Delicious Flavor,...
New RTEC Scholarship Opportunities for Welders
Monday, April 16, 2018
By 2020, the American Welding Society reports there will be a significant shortage of welders in the U.S—an estimated 290,000 welding jobs will be unfilled.
Paint - South Dakota Campaign Seeking Volunteers
Monday, April 02, 2018
"Paint – South Dakota” is underway and South Dakota Housing Development Authority (SDHDA) is seeking volunteer painters and nominations for houses in need of painting.
Meridian District Hires Executive Director
Monday, March 26, 2018
Jessica Scott has been hired as the new executive director of the Meridian District in Yankton.
The position, previously held by Mollie Grey, will be spearheading...
South Dakota a top 5 state in net migration
Tuesday, March 20, 2018
Many more people are moving to South Dakota than leaving it.
That’s according to the 41st annual United Van Lines National Movers Study which ranked South...
Archery Center Seeking Volunteers
Wednesday, February 21, 2018
The National Field Archery Association Easton Yankton Archery Center is hosting the 2018 World Archery Indoor Championships and has a volunteer opportunity unlike any other....
New laws could boost South Dakota's craft beer industry
Wednesday, February 14, 2018
KSFY Governor Dennis Daugaard is making South Dakota’s craft beer industry a priority during this year's legislative session.
“One area where regulation continues to stifle economic development...
South Dakota Is Growing More Diverse
Wednesday, January 17, 2018
South Dakota is more racially diverse than ever. From 2010-2016, the state's population of color grew at nearly twice the national rate, and grew more than...
Dining, South Dakota-Style
Tuesday, December 19, 2017
Check out this list of South Dakotan delicacies! We're proud to see some shout-outs to regional restaurants!
(Warning - pictures of delectable dishes abound!)
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Downtown Plans And Designs
Friday, December 08, 2017
Yankton is closing in on a year working with Dakota Resources’ design:SD initiative on revitalizing the downtown district.
Thursday, volunteers constituting business and civic leaders from...