Economic Gateway http://www.yanktonedc.com Yankton Area Progressive Growth News RSS Feed Wed, 20 Sep 2017 21:51:30 -0700 en-us Combining Financial Services with Community Commitment http://www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news/?item=13634 www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 What comes to mind when you envision businesses that are committed to supporting their surrounding community? Do you picture nonprofit organizations or charities? What about your local bank? Fi... Vishay: Driving Local and Global Economic Growth http://www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news/?item=13633 www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Considering their level of success, it may be difficult to believe that many of today’s global industry leaders were born of humble beginnings. A perfect example of this ability to reach ... Napa Junction Facility Celebrated in Grand Opening http://www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news/?item=13729 www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The idea of a major grain terminal, balloon track and industrial rail park at Napa Junction northwest of Yankton once seemed like a fever dream after it ran into considerable opposition from residents... A Pioneer in the Aggregate-Processing Equipment Industry http://www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news/?item=13632 www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news Wed, 20 Sep 8400 15:04:50 -0800 Imagine how your business would benefit if you were able to rely on one premier company for all of your equipment needs. Imagine how secure you would feel knowing that this company controls the... YAPG Sees Solid Support For Latest YES Campaign http://www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news/?item=13429 www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Yankton Area Progressive Growth (YAPG) announced Monday that it raised $2.9 million in pledges with its latest campaign, surpassing its goal and besting the amount raised five years ago by $500,000. ... YAPG Taking Time On Search http://www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news/?item=13218 www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Nearly a month after the departure of Yankton Area Progressive Growth (YAPG) president John Kramer, the group has yet to name a new president. But YAPG officials say they intend to take their time ... Your Tax-Free Path to Business Growth http://www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news/?item=13040 www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Business owners understand the challenges facing them as they work to make a small profit on their products or services. They craft a sound business strategy to create strong revenue streams an... NFAA President Details Upcoming Expansion http://www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news/?item=12634 www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 In spite of a sagging farm and retail economy, it’s a time of expansion in Yankton. This was a theme Tuesday at Yankton Area Progressive Growth’s (YAPG) quarterly investors meeting, whe... First Dakota Classic A Big Success; Work Begins On World Championships http://www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news/?item=12461 www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The 9th Annual First Dakota Classic wrapped up last weekend with almost 300 archers, from 5 countries and 32 states in town for 3 days. I heard numerous comments about their wonderful retail and resta... 10 design principles for livable rural communities http://www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news/?item=12462 www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 When you start designing projects for your community, how do you know they will actually work—that whatever you build will be used, and loved, and taken care of? That’s the idea behind ... The Road Ahead http://www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news/?item=12328 www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The construction of a new 3 ½ mile highway near Napa Junction northwest of Yankton took its next big step Monday, with the aim to ease the strain roads may endure during harvest season. ... Workforce needs, available opportunities among top priorities for local members of new tech education board http://www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news/?item=11418 www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 As a graduate of Mitchell Technical Institute, Terry Sabers considers the trades profession and technical education of the utmost importance. And he will make sure it remains that way as he... Gov. Daugaard Announces Appointees To New Board Of Technical Education http://www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news/?item=11205 www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Gov. Dennis Daugaard announced today the initial appointees to the Board of Technical Education.    The nine-member board will provide state-level oversight to the state’s four t... Applied Engineering Upgrades Yankton, South Dakota, Manufacturing Plant http://www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news/?item=10995 www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Applied Engineering, a precision machining company and supplier of machined metal components, plans to upgrade its manufacturing plant, 57 miles northwest of Sioux City, in Yankton, South Dakota.... NFAA Addition Has Big Goals http://www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news/?item=10994 www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The dream of Olympic trials in the Yankton area may be another step closer to reality. Last week, the Yankton City Commission had an opportunity to hear a presentation on the vision for an expansio... Applied Engineering Approved for REDI Fund loan, South Dakota Jobs grant http://www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news/?item=10918 www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 YANKTON, S.D. – Applied Engineering, a precision machining company in Yankton, S.D., was approved today for funding assistance through the Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED).... Work To Do http://www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news/?item=10804 www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Scott Stern said he saw Yankton’s special traits throughout his life as a neighboring Freeman resident and University of South Dakota graduate. “It comes down to two things, people ... Gov. Daugaard Signs Tech School Board Bill http://www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news/?item=10732 www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 PIERRE, S.D. – Gov. Dennis Daugaard today signed into law Senate Bill 65, An Act to establish the South Dakota Board of Technical Education and to revise certain provisions regarding career and ... Archery Business Park: A Bull’s Eye for Business Development http://www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news/?item=13039 www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 What makes the Archery Business Park a “bull’s eye” for business development? Close proximity to the NFAA Easton Yankton Archery Center, a host for national and global archery events... An Influential Industry Leader - Globally and Locally http://www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news/?item=13038 www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Influential industry leaders share a few key characteristics including extensive experience, widespread recognition, and a dedication to quality and reliability. With seven plants in four count... Port Yankton: Feasible, But Long Road Ahead http://www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news/?item=13497 www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Even if every step to make the proposed Port Yankton casino, hotel, convention and entertainment facility were successful — including a change to the state’s constitution — the earli... Avera Sacred Heart Hospital: Comprehensive Care Rooted in Values http://www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news/?item=13037 www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 If you have ever faced a sudden health emergency, or a chronic condition, you understand that proper care is a necessity. The rural towns in southeast South Dakota look to Yankton for easy access to t... Pinpoint a Perfect Property with Site Selection Tools http://www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news/?item=13036 www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The expansive lands in the midwestern states provide a vital escape from overcrowded, highly developed regions. Additionally, they offer companies business-friendly incentives and low taxes. Ho... A Solution to Work Distractions http://www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news/?item=13042 www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news Wed, 20 Sep 4400 15:01:48 -0800 Entrepreneurs and remote workers quickly learn that there is a dark side to working from home. While working from home is quite flexible, it can also present a variety of disruptions that impai... Cornerstones: Creating Successful Employees and Employers http://www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news/?item=13041 www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 There are times when you need just a bit of extra support to reach your ultimate educational and occupational goals. When combined with your own internal motivation this support helps you forge a succ...