Economic Gateway http://www.sdprairiegateway.org Prairie Gateway News RSS Feed Mon, 18 Dec 2017 10:47:21 -0800 en-us More businesses may come to South Dakota after housing boom http://www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events/?item=15122 www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events Mon, 18 Dec 4000 15:13:58 -0800 Officials of a southeast South Dakota city hope that a housing boom in a portion of the city will soon be followed by an increase in businesses. U.S. Census Bureau data shows that southeast Sioux F... Just a Reminder: SDHDA Offering $1500 Closing Cost Assistance - All loans must be closed on or before Dec. 31, 2017 http://www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events/?item=15121 www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 South Dakota Housing Development Authority (SDHDA) recently announced a new borrower benefit for first-time and repeat homebuyers. Instead of depleting a savings account to pay for closing costs, elig... Survey suggests more economic growth ahead for Midwest http://www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events/?item=15120 www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 A monthly survey of business leaders suggests that economic conditions continued to improve last month for nine Midwestern and Plains states, according to a report released. The Mid-America Busines... Need-based financial aid program in the works for South Dakota http://www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events/?item=15119 www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 South Dakota is one of the only states that doesn’t offer a need-based financial aid program. The South Dakota Board of Regents has been working on a program, Dakota’s Promise, to chang... Deuel Community Kitchen: Feeding Entrepreneurism http://www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events/?item=15088 www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 “It’s not about ideas. It’s about making ideas happen.” ~Scott Belsky, entrepreneur and co-founder of Behance. As this apt quote from Belsky suggests, entrepreneurship i... Looking Towards the Future http://www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events/?item=14491 www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 When Lindsey Jennings graduated from cosmetology school at Lake Area Tech, she started her career at a JC Penny’s salon. She worked there for five years before she learned the store was going to... Webster celebrates new tech ed center http://www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events/?item=14492 www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events Mon, 18 Dec 6000 15:10:00 -0800 On the first day of school this year, students in the Webster Area School District got to take courses in construction and manufacturing. Enrollment in the classes was more than double what the dis... Maynards Food Center & Lewis Drug Expand Togetner for Great Shopping Experience http://www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events/?item=14490 www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events Mon, 18 Dec 3200 15:09:43 -0800 Come to De Smet to experience the great newly expanded one-stop shopping destination for your pharmacy needs, grocery items, greeting cards, gifts and more. Maynards Food Center has expanded their ... De Smet housing market improves http://www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events/?item=14489 www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Little signs have been popping up all over front yards in De Smet for the past few months. Some are red and black, some are blue, but they all say the same words — FOR SALE. According to Reed... Faulkton to feature mural by world-famous artist http://www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events/?item=14578 www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 For a small town, Faulkton, South Dakota has made some big investments in the arts. Its latest public art project will be a distinctive piece by an internationally acclaimed artist that’s sure t... Aberdeen ranked in the top 11 cities that Millennials are moving to http://www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events/?item=14488 www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 ABERDEEN, S.D. Big cities may have a run for their money when it comes to keeping Millennials around. According to the mortgage data firm Ellie Mae, Aberdeen is the second-ranked city in the nati... Dakota Resources honors rural entrepreneurs, leaders and communities at statewide gathering http://www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events/?item=14487 www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 RENNER — Seventy-five rural economic development leaders, entrepreneurs and change makers convened in Watertown October 5-7 to learn, connect and to celebrate the vitality of South Dakota’... FEATURE STORY: Twin City Fan: A Big ‘Fan’ of Manufacturing http://www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events/?item=14486 www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 ABERDEEN, S.D. – “My best advice to someone who’s beginning the job search is to stay true to yourself, and know that there are many career options out there for your consideration.&... New GLAD director wants community input http://www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events/?item=13933 www.sdprairiegateway.org/prairie-gateway/old-site/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Lindsey Kimber, the new executive director of Glacial Lakes Area Development is an optimist. When she sees a vacant building or learns about a retiring business owner, she envisions opportunities for ...