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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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...