Yankton Man Wins Economic Development Award


Economic development recognition was handed out this week at the Governor’s Office of Economic Development annual conference.


Ron Kraft of Yankton was given the “Excellence in Economic Development Award.”

He says it was a complete surprise…


Kraft retired after a number of years heading up economic development for Yankton Area Progressive Growth. He continued to help out as needed by the group…


Kraft started his economic development career in 1970…

Recent Headlines

in Local

Dealing With the Iran Nuclear Deal


Nebraska Congressman Jeff Fortenberry says Congress needs to keep tabs on the Iran nuclear deal.

in Local

Nebraska Economy Will Survive the Loss of ConAgra


ConAgra leaving Omaha will cause some economic problems.

in Local

Educational Cooperative To Be Investigated

state capitol pierre

Governor Dennis Daugaard has asked the Government Operations and Audit Committee of the legislature to review the financial operations of the Mid Central Educational Cooperative.

in Local

Police Involved Shootings Called Justified

ruger gun

There has been a wave of police shooting incidents in recent months.

in Local

Freeman Woman Named To Board Of Banking Group

money bonds

A bank officer from Freeman has been elected to the Independent Community Bankers of America Federal Delegate Board.