- PUC to hold hearing on proposed NorthWestern rate increase Updated: May-06-15 2:05 am
YANKTON, South Dakota - The state Public Utilities Commission will hold a public hearing in Yankton next week to take input about a proposed rate increase by NorthWestern Energy.
- 2 Nebraskans survive 4-hour ordeal on South Dakota lake Updated: May-05-15 2:58 pm
YANKTON, South Dakota - Two 23-year-old Nebraska residents who became stranded on a South Dakota lake for nearly four hours are expected to make a full recovery from hypothermia.
- Correction: Cold Case Killing story Updated: May-05-15 10:28 am
YANKTON, South Dakota - In a story May 4 about an unsolved killing, The Associated Press erroneously attributed a quote, "There's no way I doubt his innocence," to Nancy Haas, whose daughter Tammy Haas was killed. It should have been attributed to Dawn Stukel, whose son was found not guilty of manslaughter in Tammy Haas' death.
- Yankton officials want people to think about what they flush Updated: May-03-15 9:05 am
YANKTON, South Dakota - Yankton officials want residents to think about the consequences of what they're flushing down the toilet.
- Truck fire destroys semitrailer and 20 tons of groceries Updated: Apr-15-15 8:14 am
YANKTON, South Dakota - A semitrailer fire near the South Dakota-Nebraska border destroyed the rig and more than 20 tons of groceries it was hauling.
- Man pleads not guilty by reason of insanity in hammer death Updated: Apr-14-15 8:29 am
YANKTON, South Dakota - A man accused of killing his uncle in Yankton last year has pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity.
- Yankton police: Hurley boy, 6, accidentally drowned in river Updated: Apr-14-15 3:43 am
YANKTON, South Dakota - Authorities say they don't suspect foul play in the death of a 6-year-old southeastern South Dakota boy whose body was recovered from the Missouri River after he went missing on Easter.
- Powerball lottery ticket sold in Yankton worth $10,000 Updated: Apr-13-15 7:30 am
YANKTON, South Dakota - A Powerball ticket sold in Yankton is worth $10,000.
- Yankton prison inmate missing, placed on escape status Updated: Apr-13-15 7:17 am
YANKTON, South Dakota - An inmate missing from a minimum-security prison in Yankton has been placed on escape status.
- Yankton student overcomes loss of voice to get to Carnegie Updated: Apr-10-15 11:35 am
YANKTON, South Dakota - Not even losing her voice could keep Sophia Vyborny from earning an honor that most people can never dream of.