Local: News



Growing UNL

University of Nebraska-Lincoln will have to make improvements to its campus if it wants to grow….


Public Health Risks Caused By Immigrants

A study shows immigrants have lower health care expenditures than….


Lewis and Clark Regional Water Project

It is another quiet summer for the Lewis & Clark Regional Water Project.

Capitol Close-up

Scandals Draw Attention away from Presidential Agenda

The Obama Administration has had a series of scandals and controversy divert time and attention away from the President’s agenda.

Education Pencils

Education Funding Formula Study Committee to Meet in Pierre

The Education Funding Formula Study Committee of the South Dakota legislature will hold its first meeting tomorrow in Pierre.


A Difference in Whistle Blowers

A University of Nebraska-Lincoln law professor says there’s a difference in whistleblowers

Medical Stethoscope

Reaching An Agreement On Medicaid

Nebraska lawmakers were unable to reach any agreement on expanding Medicaid coverage….

College Money Student

Interest Rate Deadline Approaching

If Congress takes no action before the end of the month, the interest rate on….


Food Insecurity Felt Across Country

A report says over one hundred three thousand South Dakotans don’t always know where their….


Lowest Cost of Living In The U.S.

A report from the US Commerce Department says South Dakota has the lowest cost….

Recent Headlines

in Local

Firefighters Respond To Early Morning Fire

firetruck lights

Yankton Firefighters were called out this morning to a fire at Baldwin Filters, just northeast of the city.

in Local

SOS’s Office Working Through Backlog


Besides handling all of the election duties, the South Dakota Secretary of State’s office is the location for most business filings in the state, from incorporations to loan and mortgage filings.

in Local

Road Assessment Approved

Road Construction

The Yankton City Commission approved a special road assessment at their meeting last night that will lead to major improvements on north Douglas Avenue.

in Local

Future Of Football Field Studied


The Yankton School Board at their meeting last night heard results of a public survey on the future of the Crane-Youngworth football field.

in Local

Northwest Iowa Town Finds Radon Problem


Akron, in northwest Iowa has a large numbers of homes with a radon problem.