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Noticing Success

Wednesday, August 02, 2017

I recently had the opportunity to stop in Yankton and visit with Brian Steward, Finance Manager and Acting Director of the Yankton Area Progressive Growth...
Youth Volleyball Program

Thursday, August 31, 2017

The City of Yankton's Recreation Department is offering a four session youth volleyball program at the Summit Activities Center for all girls and boys that...
Summit Activities Center Fall Swimming Classes

Thursday, August 24, 2017

The Summit Activities Center will be offering American Red Cross Swimming Lessons this fall.  The classes will be held Tuesday and Thursday evenings and will...
A Gem Hiding in Plain Sight

Wednesday, August 09, 2017

I’ve come full circle from the banana seat-sting ray bike of my youth in Sioux Falls that would carry me and my golf clubs across...
Pooch Plunge 2017

Tuesday, August 08, 2017

The Heartland Humane Society and Homeward Bound Rescue, along with the City of Yankton Parks and Recreation Department, invites the community to the eighth annual...
Final Late Night for Teens

Sunday, August 06, 2017

The Yankton Parks and Recreation Department is sponsoring its final “Late Night for Teens” of the summer on Friday, August 11, 2017, at Memorial Pool...
2017 Yankton Youth Duathlon

Monday, July 10, 2017

The City of Yankton’s Recreation Department will host the fifth annual Yankton Duathlon for youth ages 6-15 years on Friday, August 4 at Riverside Park. This...
Music at the Meridian

Wednesday, July 05, 2017

Thursday nights just got a little “cooler.” Grab your friends, a lawn chair and head to the Music at the Meridian concert series. “Chill out”...
4th of July Fireworks

Friday, June 30, 2017

The City of Yankton is pleased to announce the Independence Day Firework Display is set for Tuesday, July 4th. The annual firework display takes place...
Summit Activities Center 4th of July

Monday, June 19, 2017

The Summit Activities Center will be closed on Tuesday, July 4 in observance of Independence Day.  The Summit Activities Center will go back to normal...
Memorial Pool 4th of July Swim Carnival

Friday, June 09, 2017

Cool off at the FREE annual swim carnival held at Memorial Park Municipal Pool on Tuesday, July 4, from 12:30-4:00 p.m.  There will be races,...
Smoke Alarms Save Lives

Saturday, May 27, 2017

Do you have a smoke alarm? Have you checked its batteries in the last year? Smoke alarms are an important part of home safety.  The American...
Memorial Pool Opening

Thursday, May 25, 2017

The Yankton Department of Parks and Recreation announces Memorial Park Pool will be opening for the summer season on Friday, June 2, and will open...
Riverside Park Play Area Ribbon Cutting

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

The Yankton Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors will host a ribbon cutting for the official opening of the City of Yankton’s Boundless Play Area in Riverside...
Leadership SD Participants Benefit From Experience

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

A program that helps to grow South Dakota leaders and entrepreneurs has benefited two Yankton citizens. Nancy Wenande and Ashli Jensen-Danilko recently graduated from Leadership South...
Onward Yankton Fellowship Winners Announced

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Five area students will have the opportunity to be fully engaged in learning about entrepreneurship in Yankton this summer thanks to being named to the...
South Dakota is 2nd Most Fun State

Tuesday, May 02, 2017

According to a recent study by Wallet Hub, comparing the 50 states across 22 indicators, South Dakota is the second most fun state in the...
Small Towns Get Their Grocery Stores Back

Friday, April 28, 2017

It was an exciting day for the towns of Scotland, Tyndall, and Tripp. The only grocery store in each of those communities reopened their doors. This after...
Ride-Sharing Service Coming To Yankton County

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Ride-sharing apps like Uber and Lyft aren't in South Dakota, but that's not stopping one corner of the state from welcoming another ride-sharing service.  The company...
design:SD Downtown Yankton Project

Monday, April 17, 2017

Learn about the ideas presented at the design:SD reveal on April 8th and how you can get involved in the process of revitalizing downtown Yankton. More...
2017's Best & Worst States for Millennials

Monday, April 10, 2017

Loved by marketers, vilified by media, millennials are at once the most popular and unpopular generation alive. They’re the largest, too, giving them an outsized influence...
Healthy Yankton Community Garden: Reserving Plots

Monday, March 20, 2017

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...
April Pool's Day Event

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

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,...
Building For The Future

Monday, March 13, 2017

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...
SAC Red Cross Spring Swim Lessons

Monday, March 06, 2017

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...
Onward Yankton To Host Public Forum Feb. 1

Monday, January 30, 2017

Onward Yankton invites community members to share their vision for Downtown Yankton during the Design South Dakota learning studio on Feb. 1 from 5:30-8:30 p.m....