Governor’s Office Internships

Monday, April 25th 2016 - All Day

Gov. Dennis Daugaard is currently seeking applications for two fall Governor’s Office Internships in Pierre. The positions will be paid and run from September to December 2016.

Governor’s Office interns have the opportunity to work at the highest level of state government, learning about and preparing legislation to be introduced in the next legislative session.

Interns’ duties will depend on interests and strengths. Typical duties will include aiding the Governor’s general counsel, conducting policy research, preparing policy briefings and staffing the Governor, Lieutenant Governor and First Lady.

The positions are open to all undergraduate or graduate-level students. Preference will be given to South Dakota residents attending South Dakota colleges or universities.

Students who are interested in receiving credit should also apply. The Governor’s staff is open to working with individual universities and professors to secure credit for the internship program.

Interested students should submit a resume, cover letter and two letters of recommendation by Aug. 15, via email, to

For more information on duties or logistics, please visit or contact Patrick Weber at or 605-773-5999.


Online Toy Auction

Thursday, May 12th 2016 - All Day

Location: online Only
Girard Auction


Memorial Pool Delayed Opening

Tuesday, May 24th 2016 - All Day

Memorial Pool Delayed Opening

Due to a cold and wet spring, the routine maintenance at Memorial Park Pool has been delayed. The Yankton Department of Parks and Recreation announces Memorial Park Pool will NOT be opening for the summer season on Friday, May 27, but will open at 12:30 p.m. on Friday, June 3rd.

The public is reminded that the City of Yankton offers the summer season pool pass that includes admission to both the Summit Activities Center Indoor Pool & the Memorial Park Outdoor Pool for one price.  Passes are valid from May 1-August 31.  The pool pass can be purchased at the SAC.

The SAC pool will be available on the following dates and times for open swim:

Monday, May 23:  1-4pm & 6:30-7:45pm
Tuesday, May 24:  1-4pm
Wednesday, May 25: 1-4pm & 6:30-7:45pm
Thursday, May 26:  1-4pm
Friday, May 27:   1-4pm & 6:30-7:45pm
Saturday, May 28:  12:30-3:30pm
Sunday, May 29:   12:30-3:30pm
Monday, May 30:   Memorial Day NO OPEN SWIM/SAC CLOSED
Tuesday, May 31:   11am-2:30pm
Wednesday, June 1:  1-4pm & 6:30-7:45pm
Thursday, June 2:   11am-2:30pm

For further information, please call 668-5234 or stop by the Summit Activities Center at 1801 Summit Street, Yankton.

Grand Opening

Wednesday, May 25th 2016 - All Day
at David’s Depot
107 W 4th St

In honor of our Grand Opening join us Memorial Week as we kick- off the season with our Rail Raffle!

David’s Depot will be officially opening its doors on the 25th of May! There will be raffle drawings, free coffee and lemonade, and great deals. Come see a fresh approach to second hand shopping

Yankton Clothing Closet

Thursday, May 26th 2016 - All Day

The Yankton Clothing Closet will be closed on Friday May 27th in observance of Memorial day, so our volunteers can have a long weekend with Family and friends. We will reopen on Tuesday May 31st.  Thank you for understanding.  If you have questions please Call 605-668-3248.

Pillow Cleaning

Thursday, May 26th 2016 - 8:30 am - 2:00 pm

There will be a Pillow Cleaning event on May 26th from 8:30am-2pm at the Tyndall Veteran’s building.  All types of bed pillows cleaned.  Feather, foam, down, fiber fill.  Completely renovated and new ticking.  Sponsored by the Tyndall VFW Aux. Post 6895

Avon Community Blood Drive

Thursday, May 26th 2016 - 2:30 pm - 6:00 pm
at Zion Lutheran Church
314 N. Pine Street

Avon Community Blood Drive, Thursday, May 26, 2016 from 2:30 PM – 6:00 PM at Zion Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall, Zion Lutheran Church.

Remember Our Fallen Exhibit

Friday, May 27th 2016 - 9:30 am - 9:00 pm
at SCHEELS Mall Entrance
4400 Sergeant Road

“Remembering Our Fallen” was created to honor those who made the ultimate sacrifice in the Iraq and Afghanistan wars. Its legacy will be that these men and women will never be forgotten and that their names will be remembered and spoken of.

The display is located in front of SCHEELS at the mall entrance. It is available to view during mall hours.


Friday, May 27th 2016 - 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
at The Center
900 Whiting Drive

Bingo at The Center , 900 Whiting Drive, every Tuesday and Friday 7 – 9 pm and is open to the public! 


Sams Club Presents SLMR Late Model Touring Series Saturday May 28th

Saturday, May 28th 2016 - 12:00 am
at Raceway Park
33327 484th Ave

Sam’s Club presents the SLMR Late Model Touring Series with Stockcars, Hobbystocks and Sport Compacts Saturday, May 28th 

We will be running SLMR Late Models, Casey’s General Stores IMCA Stockcars, CARQUEST IMCA Hobbystocks and KISS 107.1 IMCA Sport Compacts.

Ditzy the Clown will be on hand doing all her fun and wacky activities for the kids. This year Ditzy has some new ideas and activities planned that you won’t want to miss!

Fun and affordable for the whole family; General Admission $15, Kids 10 and under free, seniors 70 and older free. Gates open 5pm with Racing at 7:00pm.

Tell your friends and neighbors, grab the kids and head on out to Raceway Park Sunday night. Raceway Park is located just 10 miles north of Sioux City, IA; I-29 to exit 4,then 0.2 mile east to SR 105 then 1.7 mile north (on the west side of SR 105).

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