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Gertsema Leaves Office This Week

Gertsema Leaves Office This Week

Yankton School Superintendent Dr. Joe Gertsema will be leaving that office this week, moving to Sioux Falls. He said at this week’s board meeting, that it has been a good run…

Gertsema says he has enjoyed the people he has worked with……

He says watching students achieve and become successful has been the best part of his job…

Gertsema says he will be teaching part time at the University of Sioux Falls this fall. Current Yankton High School Principal Dr. Wayne Kindle will move into the Superintendent’s office later this week.

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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,…