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Water Treatment Plant Meeting

May 11, 2017 David Leonard 0

Concerns about access to businesses and Riverside Park throughout the construction project for Yankton’s new water treatment plant were voiced yesterday at a public information meeting. Director of Environmental Services Kyle Goodmanson says due to […]

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Gov. William McMasters

May 10, 2017 David Leonard 0

Historians remember William McMaster as a progressive governor for South Dakota who fought against big oil companies but the Yankton banker is long-forgotten in his hometown and that’s a situation that members of the Yankton […]

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Water Plant Groundbreaking

May 9, 2017 David Leonard 0

A groundbreaking ceremony was held yesterday afternoon at Riverside Park for Yankton’s new municipal water treatment plant. Environmental Services Director Kyle Goodmanson says the new water plant will be able to meet new governmental water […]

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Ribfest Cares

May 9, 2017 David Leonard 0

Yankton’s Big Friend Little Friend has been named as this year’s recipient for Ribest Cares which gives local non-profit organizations an opportunity to raise funds and awareness at next month’s event. Yankton United Way Executive […]

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South Dakota Kayak Challenge

May 9, 2017 David Leonard 0

Registration is still open for the 8th annual South Dakota Kayak Challenge which is set to launch from Riverside Park the morning of May 27th. Director Jarret Bies says the number of participants has grown […]

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Mayor Jake Hoffner

May 9, 2017 David Leonard 0

Jake Hoffner was elected by his fellow city commissioners last night to a one year term as Mayor of Yankton. Hoffner says as mayor he wants to make himself accessible to the citizens of the […]

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YSD 2018 Budget

May 9, 2017 David Leonard 0

Members of the Yankton School Board got their preliminary look yesterday at the proposed 2018 budget which includes a general fund estimated at seventeen-point-eight million dollars. Superintendent Wayne Kindle says in spite of ongoing issues […]

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Stephanie Moser

May 9, 2017 David Leonard 0

First-time member of the Yankton City Commission Stephanie Moser took her oath of office last evening alongside re-elected commissioners Jake Hoffner and Chris Ferdig. Moser says she is beginning work on developing a comprehensive plan […]

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Heartland Humane Expansion

May 7, 2017 David Leonard 0

A ribbon-cutting was held Saturday for the expansion project at the Heartland Humane Society that will allow the facility to begin accepting and holding dogs for adoption. Executive Director Kerry Hacecky says the expansion is […]

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Riverwalk Celebration

May 7, 2017 David Leonard 0

Last week  Yankton’s downtown Riverwalk celebrated the past year’s sculptures and artists while looking towards the future. Riverwalk Committee Secretary Tom Pier says local sculptor Scott Luken’s work was recognized as “Sculpture of the Year”. […]

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