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Toys for Kids Making Their List

Monday, October 30, 2017

Community-wide agencies, organizations, and volunteers are partnering to make the holidays brighter this year through the annual Yankton Toys for Kids program. The Yankton Toys for...
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!) View the whole...
South Dakota's mysterious Spirit Mound

Monday, December 11, 2017

Late summer 1804, and the Corps of Discovery had moved up the Missouri River and onto the cusp of a landscape so vast, so open...
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...
SAC Red Cross Swim Lessons

Monday, December 04, 2017

The Summit Activities Center will be offering American Red Cross Swimming Lessons this winter.  The classes will be held Tuesday and Thursday evenings and will...
Youth Mental Health First Aid Training

Thursday, November 30, 2017

The goal of Yankton SPARK, Connections for Community, is to connect community leaders and volunteers while gaining knowledge and understanding of community needs. Members meet...
Toys for Kids Seeking Donations

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Community-wide agencies, organizations, and individuals are working to make the holidays brighter this year through the Yankton Toys for Kids program. Donations of new, unwrapped children’s...
Youth Mental Health First Aid Training

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

SPARK, Connections for Community, is hosting Youth Mental Health First Aid Training in Yankton, Tuesday, December 5th. Did you know…You are more likely to encounter someone...
Centerville Opens Doors for a Local Entrepreneur

Monday, November 13, 2017

Armed with community feedback, business surveys, business planning assistance from the Centerville Development Corporation, and a desire for more dining options in Centerville, a core team...
Expansion At NFAA Takes Shape

Monday, November 06, 2017

A big addition is on course to ring in a big year at the National Field Archery Association’s (NFAA) Easton Yankton Archery Center. Organizers say a...
Cafe Brule & Dakota Brick House

Monday, October 30, 2017

One of the owners of Dakota Brick House talks about opening another restaurant in Vermillion and the decision to do it. Watch the full special here!
Lake Area Sees Another Big Summer

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Camping and visitation numbers at four state parks in the Yankton area increased for the sixth season in a row. "It’s been a good summer for...
Making the Midwest Home

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Vermillion is more than 1,700 miles from Fort Kent, Maine, where South Dakota cross country freshman Luke Bailey grew up. Yet the New England native...
YAPG Seeking a Chief Executive Officer

Wednesday, October 04, 2017

Yankton Area Progressive Growth (YAPG) is seeking an experienced Chief Executive Officer.  Under the direction of the YAPG Board of Directors, this position oversees all programs,...
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...
Onward Fellowship Wraps Up First Year

Wednesday, August 09, 2017

Onward Yankton is continuing its drive to attract young adults to its entrepreneurial initiatives. On Tuesday, Onward concluded its inaugural Entrepreneurship Fellowship program, through which college...
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...