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Yankton To Celebrate State’s 125th Birthday

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Yankton To Celebrate State’s 125th Birthday

The State of South Dakota will celebrate the one hundred twenty fifth anniversary of state hood next year. That will all kick off this weekend in Yankton.

Carmen Schramm (sh-rahm) is the Executive Director of the Yankton Area Chamber of Commerce…

Schramm says they will have events all over the city starting Saturday afternoon…

Schramm says people will be able to experience some living history as part of the celebration…

The main event will be a public reception and ball at the Riverfront Events Center Saturday evening in downtown Yankton. All events are free and family friendly.

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