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In 1999, Connie Cheney told her husband she wanted to build a motel in De Smet, South Dakota, “He said, ‘You’re out of your mind,’”...
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Posted on Nov 17, 2017
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After 40 years of work in the food service industry around Huron, Todd Peterson is changing what’s on his menu. “One day I woke up and...
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Posted on Nov 02, 2017
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PIERRE, S.D.  – South Dakota Housing Development Authority (SDHDA) presented its “Friend of Housing” Award to Lori Moen, chief operating officer of GROW South Dakota,...
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Posted on Nov 01, 2017
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SIOUX CITY, Iowa – Gov. Kim Reynolds along with the governors of Nebraska and South Dakota met with business leaders to learn about the issues...
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Posted on Oct 30, 2017
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OMAHA, Neb. — A monthly survey of business leaders released Monday suggests that economic conditions are still improving for nine states in the Midwest or...
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Posted on Oct 26, 2017
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The Native CDFI Network (NCN), sponsored by  Citi Community Development, convened Native community development stakeholders from across South Dakota and the region at the South...
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Posted on Oct 24, 2017
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To highlight the importance of manufacturing, Governor Mark Dayton issued a proclamation declaring the week of October 1-7, 2017 to be Minnesota Manufacturing Week. Manufacturing is the state’s...
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Posted on Oct 23, 2017
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A farming couple in Clark, South Dakota started a kettle chip company in 1985 with a tasty, homegrown product: chips made from potatoes grown on...
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Posted on Sep 21, 2017
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