Local

New Commissioner Sworn In

Photo: WNAX AM

New Commissioner Sworn In

The Yankton County Commission filled a vacancy by appointing John Harper at their meeting.

Harper replaces Commissioner Mark Johnson, who resigned last month to take a job with Trans Canada in Omaha.

Harper says he sees roads, especially connected to proposed development at Napa junction as an issue for the commission…

 

Harper says he is interested in working with zoning and development for the county…

 

The seat will be up for election in November, and Harper says he is interested in extending his stay on the commission…

Recent Headlines

in Agriculture

NW Iowa Crops Better than Last Year, But a Record?

Fresh
corn field 1

Crop conditions showed an improvement in the western corn belt last week with weekend rains. Iowa’s soybean crop is rated…

in Agriculture

House Ag Committee Looks at Dodd Frank

Fresh
Capitol 2014 3

Wednesday, the House Agriculture Committee is scheduled to hold a public hearing on the Dodd Frank Legislation assessing the progress…

in Agriculture

U.S. Wants Canada to Drop Dairy Tariffs to be in TPP

Fresh
CA Flag

Senate Finance Committee leaders told Canadian Ambassador Gary Doer, their support for a comprehensive Trans Pacific Partnership deal hinges on…

in Agriculture

Mixed Opinions on a Record Crop in SD

Fresh
soybeans 1

South Dakota has an excellent corn and soybean crop on tap but some agronomists are skeptical production will top last…

in Agriculture

Canada Responds to TPP Call to Eliminate Dairy Protectionism

Fresh
exports

Dairy is one of the contentious issues Trans Pacific Partnership negotiators are dealing with as they meet today in Hawaii.…