Economic Gateway http://www.yanktonedc.com Yankton Area Progressive Growth News RSS Feed Tue, 25 Jul 2017 07:43:37 -0700 en-us 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. ... Onward Yankton Announces 2017 Entrepreneurship Fellowships http://www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news/?item=12394 www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 YANKTON, S.D. (May 8, 2017) – Onward Yankton is pleased to announce the names of the students selected to participate in the inaugural Entrepreneurship Experience Fellowship program.  The s... 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 ... South Dakota Working for a Win in Vegas at Annual SHOT Show http://www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news/?item=10126 www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 PIERRE, S.D. – The South Dakota Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED) will return to Las Vegas, Nev., later this month to promote the state at the annual Shooting, Hunting and O... 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... GOED Rolling Out New CDBG Program http://www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news/?item=13075 www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 PIERRE, S.D. – The Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED) is pleased to announce the details for the Bulldoze, Build, and Beautify (BBB) activity under the Community Development ... Kramer Exits YAPG http://www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news/?item=12893 www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 After three years at the helm, Yankton Area Progressive Growth (YAPG) president John Kramer is about to take a step back for other pursuits. Read the complete story here. ... Yankton Area Progressive Growth and Onward Yankton Look Forward to Bright 2017 http://www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news/?item=10731 www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Two community entities see a positive year on the horizon but say there’s still a lot of work to be done moving forward. Tuesday the Yankton Area Chamber of Commerce hosted a State of the Com... Onward Yankton To Host Public Forum Feb. 1 http://www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news/?item=10739 www.yanktonedc.com/yapg/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Onward Yankton invites community members to share their vision for Downtown Yankton during the Design South Dakota learning studio on Feb. 1 from 5:30-8:30 p.m. in the Avera Pavilion. Yankton is th...