Golfer Fred Funk is larger than life in Omaha these days. A 12-foot statue of his likeness has been installed in front of the Mutual of Omaha building. It depicts Funk on a putting green with a leader board behind him. Funk is sponsored by Mutual of Omaha and will be competing in next month’s U.S. Senior Open. He won the event in 2009.
A new outpatient dialysis center has opened at Avera Sacred Heart Hospital in Yankton.
There will be eleven ballot issues for South Dakota voters to consider in next November’s election.
The Yankton City Commission approved a façade improvement program for the downtown business area at their last meeting.
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.