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Housing for a Growing Workforce

Monday, October 30, 2017

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...
Custom Incentives for Site Selection

Monday, October 23, 2017

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...
YAPG Seeking a Chief Executive Officer

Wednesday, October 04, 2017

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,...
Global Experts Provide Local Solutions

Monday, October 02, 2017

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...
YAPG Sees Solid Support For Latest YES Campaign

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

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...
YAPG Taking Time On Search

Monday, July 24, 2017

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...
NFAA President Details Upcoming Expansion

Monday, June 19, 2017

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...
The Road Ahead

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

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...
Expansion At NFAA Takes Shape

Monday, November 06, 2017

A big addition is on course to ring in a big year at the National Field Archery Association’s (NFAA) Easton Yankton Archery Center. Organizers say a...
Lake Area Sees Another Big Summer

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Camping and visitation numbers at four state parks in the Yankton area increased for the sixth season in a row. "It’s been a good summer for...
Prime Land for Industrial Development

Monday, October 16, 2017

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...
Sapa Flies New Flag of Ownership

Tuesday, October 03, 2017

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...
An Influential Industry Leader - Globally and Locally

Monday, August 21, 2017

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 countries,...
Port Yankton: Feasible, But Long Road Ahead

Monday, August 21, 2017

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...
GOED Rolling Out New CDBG Program

Thursday, July 13, 2017

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...
Kramer Exits YAPG

Friday, June 30, 2017

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...
Leadership SD Participants Benefit From Experience

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

A program that helps to grow South Dakota leaders and entrepreneurs has benefited two Yankton citizens. Nancy Wenande and Ashli Jensen-Danilko recently graduated from Leadership South...