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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...
Your Tax-Free Path to Business Growth

Monday, July 17, 2017

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...
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...
NFAA Addition Has Big Goals

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

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...
Work To Do

Wednesday, March 01, 2017

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...
Gov. Daugaard Signs Tech School Board Bill

Monday, February 27, 2017

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...
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...
Pinpoint a Perfect Property with Site Selection Tools

Monday, August 07, 2017

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. However,...
A Solution to Work Distractions

Monday, July 31, 2017

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...
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...
Ride-Sharing Service Coming To Yankton County

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Ride-sharing apps like Uber and Lyft aren't in South Dakota, but that's not stopping one corner of the state from welcoming another ride-sharing service.  The company...
design:SD Downtown Yankton Project

Monday, April 17, 2017

Learn about the ideas presented at the design:SD reveal on April 8th and how you can get involved in the process of revitalizing downtown Yankton. More...
2017's Best & Worst States for Millennials

Monday, April 10, 2017

Loved by marketers, vilified by media, millennials are at once the most popular and unpopular generation alive. They’re the largest, too, giving them an outsized influence...
Building For The Future

Monday, March 13, 2017

Two Yankton High School seniors are celebrating this week as they have been announced as Build Dakota Scholarship award winners. The scholarships, sponsored by local...
Onward Yankton To Host Public Forum Feb. 1

Monday, January 30, 2017

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....