Yankton County Observer Subscribe Now!
October 24-30, 2014
Vol. 37, No. 43
Yankton, S.D.
His name drawn from a hat thwarted his dad's warnings
Bernell Peterson and wife Audrey consult the history "Bible" in their home - the Wakonda centennial book. In it are articles about the four Peterson brothers and their father who all served in the military. | (Observer photo by Dan Merritt)

Observer Staff and Office Information

Kathy Church and Kristy Wyland | Publishers | kathy@ycobserver.com
Kathy Church | Editor
Dave Wyland | Production Manager & Staff Writer
Jim Anderson | Advertising | ads@ycobserver.com
Dan Merritt | News Editor

The Observer office hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday - Thursday and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday. The office is located at 308 Douglas Ave. in Yankton. If you ever have any questions or information for us, you can always call (605) 665-0484 to speak to us or leave a message.

Here's what you're missing in this week's Observer

Read all about the happenings from the Yankton area!! Candidates running for Yankton County commission Bodenstedt, Epp, Harper, Jensen, Moore, and Woods. Focus on Farmers Gary Auch. Smooth Benediction a cappella. Yankton launches 1 Million Cups to educate, connect local entrepreneurs.

Hot Flashes with Kristy Wyland. This and That Gloria Lippert. The Good Old Days with Marilyn Kratz. Bank reveals 'Real Men in Pink.' 4-H Junior Leaders vote to donate $900 to Capital Campaign.

Amateur All-Star Braxton Carter. Sport Light Garrett Tennant. . Off the Cuff with Carrie Mastalir. Hunger Games, Hobbit, and a film that could cause war, coming for the holidays.

Sports, photos, obituaries, stories, jokes, cartoons, birthdays ... and so much more! Twenty eight pages of local information!

Opinion Page

Election 2014: Down to the Wire. editorial.

Got something to get off your chest? Let us hear about it! We love to print "Letters to the Editor" from our subscribers, and encourage them to write to us. Subscribers, send your letters to 308 Douglas, Yankton, SD 57078 or e-mail them to kathy@ycobserver.com. Check out http://www.ycobserver.com/policies.php for our full letter policy.

Traveling somewhere? Don't forget your camera and your Observer! Send photos of you, your family or friends with Observers from different or exotic places, and see yourself in print! Print photos can be sent to us at 308 Douglas, Yankton, SD 57078, or high resolution jpegs can be e-mailed to kathy@ycobserver.net.

Subscribe to the Observer!
   When you subscribe to the print version of the Yankton County Observer, you'll have one of South Dakota's best weekly newspapers delivered to your mailbox every week.
   Photos, news, features and often-controversial opinions are key to each issue of Yankton's ONLY locally-owned newspaper.
   And being a part of our family of readers allows subscribers to share their own opinions and family news with other readers, as well!
   So don't miss out on another issue. Call (605) 665-0484 to subscribe or renew today!
Yankton County Observer | Home | Policies | Newsstands | Forms | Contact Us | Subscribe