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Open Arms

Tuesday, November 06, 2018

The Yankton campus of Mount Marty College (MMC) is seeing a rich diversity of culture. At the start of the fall semester, the college welcomed 17...
Toys for Kids Making Their List

Friday, November 02, 2018

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...
Yankton School District Survey "Forward 24"

Thursday, October 18, 2018

The Yankton School District is in the process of updating its Strategic Plan for 2019-2024 and would like your input. We invite any parent, student,...
Local Librarian Receives Honor

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Yankton Community Library Director Dana Schmidt was named New Librarian of the Year for 2018 at the annual South Dakota Library Association conference in Sioux...
Yankton Dives In

Tuesday, October 09, 2018

A new aquatic facility is almost a reality for the City of Yankton. During Monday’s meeting of the Yankton City Commission, the board voted unanimously —...
Yankton Set To Celebrate Manufacturing Week

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Each year, Manufacturing Week helps students and adults build career networks and knowledge. South Dakota celebrates Manufacturing Week Oct. 1-5. To recognize manufacturers in Yankton, the...
Where Can I Find Manufacturing Jobs Near Me?

Monday, September 10, 2018

Yankton residents find it easy to answer the question, “Where can I find manufacturing jobs near me?” With local companies growing, finding a manufacturing job...
South Dakota Tops List of Friendly States

Sunday, September 09, 2018

We weren't surprised when we opened this article to find South Dakota on the top of the list ranking states "friendly" for small businesses! Find the...
Final Plunge

Thursday, September 06, 2018

After nearly a year of crowdsourcing ideas for a new aquatic facility, study sessions and fundraising, Dive In Yankton (DIY) is preparing for the final...
Human Foosball Returns September 8th

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

United Way of Greater Yankton is accepting teams for its 3rd annual LIVE UNITED Human Foosball Tournament – Saturday, September 8th. Teams will compete in the...
A Big Splash

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Dive In Yankton is wading closer to its goal of a new aquatic center. Wednesday evening, First Dakota National Bank made a big splash with the...
Nut and Hop Production Tours Aug. 4 in Yankton

Friday, August 10, 2018

YANKTON, S.D. – The South Dakota Specialty Producers Association (SDSPA) has coordinated upcoming farm tours to feature the production of nuts and hops on Aug....
Hometown Farmer - 6th Meridian Hops Farm

Wednesday, August 08, 2018

YANKTON, SD — Hops farms are popping up in Siouxland, but how does this often bitter beer ingredient grow here? Ryan Heine knows about beer. He and his...
South Dakota Second Happiest State

Thursday, July 26, 2018

We're honored to be named as the second happiest state on this list from Business Insider! See our ranking and the complete list here!
Finding Enjoyable, Well-Paying Work

Monday, July 02, 2018

By Gov. Dennis Daugaard Work is an important part of personal fulfillment. True, most of us work because we must – to provide for ourselves and our...
A Familiar, New Face At YCL

Friday, June 29, 2018

The Yankton Community Library has a new director. Dana Schmidt, now the senior library assistant for circulation, will replace Tonya Olson Ferrell as library director. Schmidt...
Carrying On A Family Business

Thursday, June 28, 2018

You probably know of at least one family business in your hometown, but maybe not one with a story quite like a family owned bar...
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),...