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It’s Election Day for the Yankton City Commission

It’s election day in Yankton as there are three seats up for grabs in the Yankton City Commission election. There are four candidates this year, Dave Carda, Craig Sommer, and incumbents Bridget Benson and Mike Villanueva. Yankton City Manager Amy Leon says that there are multiple voting stations set up in Yankton. Leon says that…read more »

Local Sports 4-2-24

Yankton High School Track and Field travels to Sioux Falls today for a meet against Sioux City East, Sioux City West, and Sioux Falls Washington.  This will be the first outdoor meet of the season. Events are scheduled to begin at 3:45 PM at Sioux Falls Washington High School. Yankton Bucks Tennis is on the…read more »

Local Sports 4-1-24

Mount Marty Baseball improved to 18 and 13 over the weekend, winning three of four games in their series against Midland. The Lancers swept day one, defeating the Warriors 5 to 2 and 10 to 9. Mount Marty would drop the opening game of day two 4 to 3, before ending the series with a…read more »

Local Sports 3-28-24

Yankton Bucks Senior Landon Potts has been named an All-State Honorable Mention in Class AA by the South Dakota Basketball Coaches Association. Potts led the Bucks in scoring last season, recording 17 points, 3.8 rebounds, and 2.5 assists per game. Leading the Bucks to a SoDak 16 appearance. Other area players earning All-State honors include…read more »

Local Sports 3-27-24

Yankton Bucks Tennis had their triangular yesterday against Sioux City Heelan and Vermillion canceled due to inclement weather. Next up for the Bucks is a home duel against Mitchell scheduled for tomorrow afternoon. Matches are slated to begin at 2:00 PM. Mount Marty Senior Annika Johnson competed in the Association of College Unions International Collegiate…read more »

Local Sports 3-26-24

Yankton Bucks Tennis will host Sioux City Heelan (HE-len) and Vermillion today for a triangular. The Bucks are 4 and 0 to start the year, including three 9-0 sweeps over Rapid City Central, St. Thomas More, and Spearfish over the weekend.  Due to inclement weather, the event will now occur indoors at the NFAA Easton…read more »

Local Sports 3-21-24

Mount Marty Baseball will play the first half of a four-game series against Morningside today at Riverside Field in Yankton. The series was originally scheduled for this weekend but had to be moved up due to severe weather in the forecast. First pitch of game one is scheduled for 2:00 PM with game two to…read more »

Local Sports 2-20-24

Yankton Bucks Basketball has their final home game of the season tonight, as they host Watertown inside the Summit Activities Center. This matchup between Yankton and Watertown was originally scheduled to take place on January 12th but was postponed due to inclement weather. Tipoff is scheduled for 7:00 PM this evening, with pregame coverage on…read more »

Local Sports 2-19-24

Mount Marty Men’s Basketball fell to 6 and 19 on the year on Saturday with an 88 to 79 loss to Jamestown. Cole Bowen posted a season-high 30 points for the Lancers, adding 10 rebounds and 6 assists to end the game with a double-double. The Lancer men will have their final game of the…read more »

Woman Charged in Fatal Stabbing in Vermillion Appeared in Court Thursday

An Omaha woman charged in a fatal stabbing that occurred in Vermillion last July appeared in court Thursday. Chezayia Liggins, 20, is being charged with 2nd degree murder, and two counts of 1st degree manslaughter in relation to the death of Christopher Bartling, 47. During her appearance in court Thursday, Liggins’s defense team filed a…read more »