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June Weather Wrap up

June turned out to be a mild and wet month.


Funding For L&C Regional Water System

South Dakota Senator Tim Johnson says that funding for the Lewis and Clark Regional Water System passed…


Cooler And Drier Forcast

After a brief period of warm and thunder stormy days, it looks like the first week of…


Regional Watershed Task Force To Meet

The Regional Watershed Advisory Task Force of the South Dakota legislature will hold a two day meeting…

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New Superintendent in Yankton

While the official start date was July first, new Yankton School Superintendent Dr. Wayne Kindle….


Court Strikes Down DOMA

Nebraska Senator Deb Fischer says she believes the Supreme Court handed down limited rulings….


IT Jobs In High Demand

For Nebraskans just out of high school and still haven’t decided what career field to enter….


Catching Intoxicated Boaters

Iowa Department of Natural Resource officials are stepping up efforts to catch intoxicated boaters….


Flood Means Changes To River

Wild life researchers who have been working on the Missouri River for a numbers of years are seeing major changes following the 2011 floods.

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Too Much Efficiency May Cost Utilities

State utility regulators are discovering a delicate balance between energy efficiency and costs.

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A Dialysis Center Opens at Avera Sacred Heart Hospital in Yankton.

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A new outpatient dialysis center has opened at Avera Sacred Heart Hospital in Yankton.

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SD Businesses Watching Ballot Issues


There will be eleven ballot issues for South Dakota voters to consider in next November’s election.

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Facade Improvement Program Approved for Downtown Yankton

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The Yankton City Commission approved a façade improvement program for the downtown business area at their last meeting.

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Alzheimer’s Cost to Climb in Iowa

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A new report projects the expense to Medicaid for people afflicted with Alzheimer’s disease in Iowa and nationwide will increase dramatically over the next decade.

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Falling Revenues an Issue for the 2016 Iowa Legislature

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Revenues for the State of Iowa have fallen below estimates for the last several months, and could lead to a budget crunch for the 2016 legislature.