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City Finances Sound

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City Finances Sound

With the news of the City of Detroit filing for bankruptcy, a citizen addressed the Yankton City Commission Monday night about the fiscal condition of the city. Finance Director Al Viereck said the books are in pretty good shape right now…

Commissioner Charlie Gross said the city has taken steps to address future financial obligations…

Gross said the employees retirement benefits are invested with the state retirement system, rated one of the best in the country.

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Making headlines this week

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A look at the big stories that made news this week and the headlines you may have missed.

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Americans are really angry with Washington

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Americans are angry with the handling of issues ranging from healthcare reform to the rise of Islamic State militants.

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Rail Plan Approved

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The state Rail Board approved the new South Dakota rail plan at their meeting this week.

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Siren Project Nixed

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Bidding for the emergency siren project in the lake area of Yankton closed yesterday, but at their meeting yesterday afternoon, Commission members agreed not to go ahead with the project and to reject any received bids.

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Minnesota Farm Bureau Members Lobbying Congress

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Minnesota Farm Bureau members are in Washington D.C. this week making hill visits. Cass County Farm Bureau President Miles Kuschel,…