Avera Sister James Care Center and Avera Yankton Care Center recognized

Avera Sister James Care Center and Avera Yankton Care Center recently received the Excellence in Action award from My InnerView by National Research Corporation. This honor recognizes long term care and senior living organizations that achieve the highest levels of satisfaction excellence, as demonstrated by overall resident or employee satisfaction … Read Article

City agrees to set aside funds for pool upgrades

By Travis Gulbrandson travis.gulbrandson@plaintalk.net The Vermillion City Council approved a resolution that will provide for the accumulation of $500,000 of general fund reserve for the Prentis Pool expansion. This will be enabled through state statute 9-21-14.1, which allows setting aside up to $4 per $1,000 of assessed value of all … Read Article

Governor announces economic development grants

Gov. Dennis Daugaard announced today the award of nine grants, totaling close to $1.8 million, for economic development efforts in the state. The grants, which were approved last week by the Board of Economic Development, were awarded under the newly established Reinvestment Payment Program, Local Infrastructure Improvement Program, Economic Development … Read Article

Library celebrates Jumpstart’s Read for the Record

Jumpstart’s Read for the Record, presented in partnership with the Pearson Foundation, will take place at the Edith B. Siegrist Vermillion Public Library on Thursday, Oct. 3. Jumpstart’s Read for the Record is an annual reading celebration that highlights the need for quality early education in America by mobilizing adults … Read Article