Troopers will check sobriety

The South Dakota Highway Patrol has sobriety checkpoints scheduled in July in the following counties: Beadle, Brown, Butte, Campbell, Charles Mix, Clark, Codington, Davison, Fall River, Hughes, Jerauld, Lake, Lyman, Mellette, Minnehaha, Pennington, Roberts and Yankton. For sobriety checkpoint text message alerts, visit

Larry Mortensen

Larry Mortensen, 73, passed away Wednesday, June 9, 2010 at Sanford Vermillion Hospital. Larry lived part of his younger life in Yankton and Los Angeles, CA. He married Gloria (White) Mortensen on June 2, 1957 in Vermillion. Larry 's family consists of daughter Lori (Doug) Hammer, Vermillion, Craig (Amy), Fremont, … Read Article

Darlene Babb

Darlene Eunice Campbell Babb died on June 14, 2010 at Sanford Hospital in Vermillion. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, June 18 at the Wakonda Irene High School Gymnasium.  Burial will follow in the Union Cemetery, rural Wakonda.   Visitation was Thursday, June 17 at Wakonda High … Read Article