Economic Gateway http://www.yanktonedc.com Yankton Area Progressive Growth News RSS Feed Mon, 20 Nov 2017 15:12:56 -0800 en-us Minnesota-based Great Plains Processing Expanding to Yankton http://www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news/?item=14800 www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Great Plains Processing (GPP), a custom spray drying and animal feed manufacturer based in Luverne, Minnesota, announced today that it is expanding its operations to Yankton, South Dakota. The Board o... YAPG Offers Update On Search For President http://www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news/?item=14761 www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Yankton Area Progressive Growth (YAPG) is coming closer to naming a replacement for recently departed President John Kramer. During the group’s quarterly meeting Tuesday at the Avera Professi... You Earned it, You Keep it in South Dakota http://www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news/?item=14635 www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news Mon, 20 Nov 0000 15:10:56 -0800 “Nothing can be said to be certain, except and taxes,” Benjamin Franklin is credited with saying. And each paycheck is a reminder of how certain taxes are. Although we all understan... Napa Junction Will Expand Industrial Site Offerings http://www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news/?item=14634 www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 How can a community build a thriving local economy? What actions must they take? While communities will differ about the specific approaches to take, most strategies share a common goal - to at... South Dakota Regional Community Development Forum Reveals Powerful Strategies for Native Economic Development http://www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news/?item=14465 www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news Mon, 20 Nov 9600 15:09:51 -0800 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 Dakota Regional Co... Housing for a Growing Workforce http://www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news/?item=14160 www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 With tech trends changing quickly and virtual reality the hot new topic, sometimes it is easy to forget what things are needs and what things are wants. At the most basic level, there are a few ess... Napa Junction Grain Terminal near Yankton opens export markets, improves price http://www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news/?item=14464 www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 YANKTON, S.D. — Dakota Plains Ag Center LLC held its grand opening Sept. 7 for a new $40 million grain facility northwest of Yankton at Napa Junction. After years of planning and 17 months of... Custom Incentives for Site Selection http://www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news/?item=14159 www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Selecting the best site for industrial development is challenging, especially when all the options are fully equipped with the utilities, water, sewer, and telecommunications that your business needs.... YAPG Seeking a Chief Executive Officer http://www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news/?item=14233 www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Yankton Area Progressive Growth (YAPG) is seeking an experienced Chief Executive Officer.  Under the direction of the YAPG Board of Directors, this position oversees all programs, activities a... Global Experts Provide Local Solutions http://www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news/?item=14156 www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Imagine a material so impressively versatile that it is valued by industries ranging from infrastructure and transportation, to energy and industrial design. This multifaceted material is so strong... Your Building on Affordable Land in a Business-Friendly Town http://www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news/?item=13635 www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 There are many factors to consider when selecting a site for industrial development. From the availability of utilities and telecommunications, to the proximity of multiple modes of transportat... 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 Mon, 20 Nov 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 ... 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. ... The Source for Quality Technical Education and Training http://www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news/?item=14636 www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 In today’s incredibly competitive business climate, high quality technical education and training can open up an entirely new realm of opportunities for workers. In Yankton, South Dakota,... Prime Land for Industrial Development http://www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news/?item=14158 www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 When selecting a premier site to build or expand your business, evaluating factors such as available utilities, transportation, and cost are necessary. Even the topography of a site is an important fa... One Spacious Building Ready for Your Expanding Business http://www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news/?item=14157 www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news Mon, 20 Nov 2400 15:07:53 -0800 Even with extensive planning and preparation, there are times when the growth of your business can greatly exceed your expectations - and that is a good thing. As a business owner, you may welc... Sapa Flies New Flag of Ownership http://www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news/?item=14191 www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Sapa Extrusions, Inc., now operates under a new flag and a new name. As of Monday, Yankton’s Sapa facility is now Norsk Hydro (pronounced Hee-dro) Extruded Solutions after Sapa was fully acqu...