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Wind Chill Advisory Issued For Yankton Area

The Yankton area is under a wind chill advisory until noon Tuesday, as gusty winds and frigid temperatures are expected to create dangerous wind chills. According to the National Weather Service, northwest winds of 20-30 miles per hour early today (Monday) could create wind chills down to -30 as tem

YANKTON DAILY PRESS - 2018-01-15 03:37:00

Hot Topic: Yankton Sees A Small Surge In 'Cold Fires'

Since last summer, Yankton firefighters have responded to a phenomenon they hadn't witnessed in two years. While the name may seem deceptive, Yankton deputy fire chief Larry Nickles told the Press & Dakotan that "cold fires" are a real threat to property. "It's a fire that we got called to that's co

YANKTON DAILY PRESS - 2018-01-15 03:35:00

Pietz, Taggart Earn High Point Honors

Camden Pietz (left) finished first in the boys' 8-under high point standings and Grace Taggart placed third in the girls' 13-14 year-old high point standings at the Siouxland Sharks First Splash Swim Meet, held Jan. 13-14 at Sioux City, Iowa, West High School. FacebookTwitterEmailPrintSave SIOUX CIT

YANKTON DAILY PRESS - 2018-01-16 04:29:00

South Dakota's workforce relay

The legislative session commenced on Jan. 9 with my final State of the State Address. I began my speech by talking about workforce, which will be a focus in my last year as governor. From the perspective of businesses and employers, our state does not have enough workers in many skilled fields. This

PLAINSMAN - 2018-01-14 18:12:03

South Dakota volunteers needed for world archery competition

YANKTON - Organizers say they'll need as many as 500 volunteers for the 2018 World Archery Indoor Championships held in southeastern South Dakota next month. Nancy Wenande serves as the public relations director for the NFAA Easton Yankton Archery Complex, where the world championship event will be

MITCHELLREPUBLIC.COM - 2018-01-14 18:16:12

USD Students donate their time on MLK's Day of Service

Nearly 80 volunteers were out in about throughout the communities of Elk Point, Vermillion, and Yankton to donate their time on MLK's Day of Service. Most of the volunteers were students from the University of South Dakota. These students helped out at places like the Vermillion Public Library, the

SIOUXLANDNEWS.COM - 2018-01-15 17:24:11

Today's best bets around Siouxland

Today's top picks from our online calendar. Find more events at siouxcityjournal.com/calendar. March to the Majestic Wayne State College, 1111 Main St., Wayne, Neb., will present "March to the Majestic." Participants can march or ride buses to the Majestic Theater in downtown Wayne, 5:30 to 9:30 p.m

SIOUX CITY JOURNAL - 2018-01-15 10:30:00

High-schoolers account for 27 percent of Northern enrollment

More than a quarter of Northern State University's 3,600 students last semester were high-schoolers taking dual-credit classes. All of South Dakota's six public universities offer the same set of general education courses to high school students at a discounted rate. But Northern - thanks in part to


In the Know: Yard House restaurant coming to Naples

Q: I discovered that Naples may be getting a Yard House (by Darden) in the old Chili's building at 4251 Tamiami Trail N. in Park Shore Plaza. Not sure if you've seen or heard anything on this, but wanted to share. - Nicholas J., Naples A: The final plans for Yard House recently were approved by the

NAPLES DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-15 11:00:02

Longtime Naples youth football ref, baseball umpire awaiting kidney transplant dies

Carmine DeCianni, the longtime youth sports referee battling kidney failure, died of an apparent heart attack Sunday morning. "It's a loss to the whole community," said Robb Mackett, an assigner with the Greater Naples Officials Association. "It's a sad day." Kidney failure plagued DeCianni, 57, for

NAPLES DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-14 21:42:55

North Naples man charged with trying to strangle wife

A North Naples man was arrested on charges of choking his wife to near-unconsciousness on Thursday, Jan. 11, a Collier County Sheriff's Office report said Sunday. Deputies responded to a domestic disturbance call in the 4000 block of 13th Avenue SW at 9:40 p.m. Arnaldo Trevino, 42, was choking and h

NAPLES DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-14 19:48:57

2 arrested for sportswear theft at Naples mall

NAPLES, Fla. - Collier County Deputies arrested two people for stealing over $300 worth of active wear from a Macys. On Friday, deputies responded to the Coastland Center Mall where they found Latawnya Jones, 21, and Khiry Gillian, 24, in the custody of Macy's Asset Protection. Deputies were informe


People part with exotic pets during Amnesty Day at Naples Zoo

Under a series of tents in the parking lot of the Naples Zoo on Saturday, you could find nine ball pythons, two common boas, one green iguana and a pair of blue and gold macaws. The animals were just a few of more than 25 exotic pets handed over during the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Comm


Naples residents rally to help vet affected by wife's illness, Irma

More than four months after Hurricane Irma, neighbors in Naples are banding together to help a veteran at risk of losing his home. US Coast Guard vet Walter Landrum, who served for 28 years, was already down on his luck when the hurricane ravaged his property, and he wasn't able to clean it up. "It'


Ronto introduces value-driven resort lifestyle at Orange Blossom Naples

The Ronto Group announced that new single-family homes priced starting in the $200s are now available at Orange Blossom Naples, a fully amenitized, resort-style gated community on Oil Well Road in eastern Collier County. Orange Blossom' offers comprehensive array of amenities, attractively priced n


Students excused from school to march in 21st annual MLK Day parade

Monday morning was chilly by any standard, and especially by Southwest Florida standards, with winds creating a real feel in the upper 30s, but that didn't deter groups of dedicated high school students from participating in the 21st annual MLK Day parade in downtown Naples. The holiday, which comme

NAPLES DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-15 20:44:09

PFOP: Stipp house was Bloomington's oldest

For many years, a dilapidated wood frame residence on the east edge of downtown Bloomington offered a visible reminder of the city's earliest days. As a matter of fact, the Stipp house (as it was popularly known) was older than the city itself. The home's first owner was not Dr. George Winfield Stip

PANTAGRAPH - 2018-01-14 15:00:00

Miller Park Zoo's Chinchilla

Bloomington, IL - Today's critter is one you typically find in South America. But lucky for us, you can get up close with one in central Illinois. Miller Park Zoo, education specialist Shannon Reedy. Animal Crackers is a Miller Park Zoo classic. Join us once each month for a story, animal encounte

ILLINOISHOMEPAGE.NET - 2018-01-15 21:42:08

MLK Gospel Festival begins later today at IWU

BLOOMINGTON - The 28th annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. National Holiday Gospel Festival will raise the roof from 5 to 8:30 p.m. Monday at Illinois Wesleyan University's Westbrook Auditorium in Presser Hall, 1210 Park St., Bloomington. The festival is presented by Illinois Wesleyan and the United C

PANTAGRAPH - 2018-01-15 14:00:00

Fieldcrest boys on the radio this evening

The first quarterfinal game of the McLean County tournament can be heard this evening on Gibson City station WGCY FM 106.3 and streaming live at www.wgcy.wordpress.com. Eighth-seeded Fieldcrest (12-5) will challenge number one seed Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley (16-1), who has won 15 in a row. Start tim

PANTAGRAPH - 2018-01-15 18:11:00