Economic Gateway http://www.faulktonsd.com Faulkton Area Economic Development News RSS Feed Sun, 17 Dec 2017 21:18:59 -0800 en-us Carousel City http://www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news/?item=14955 www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 “Since you get more joy out of giving joy to others, you should put a good deal of thought into the happiness that you are able to give.” ~Eleanor Roosevelt When Bob Ketterling bought a... Hope’s Playground & Park raise funds http://www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news/?item=15049 www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news Sun, 17 Dec 0800 15:12:46 -0800 The above “thermometer” shows how much money has been raised for the new playground and park to be constructed on the southwest edge of Faulkton. Hope’s Park and Playground ... Faulkton B & P Sponsors Drawing http://www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news/?item=15050 www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news Sun, 17 Dec 0800 15:12:46 -0800 Faulkton B & P Sponsors Drawing From Friday, Dec. 1 to Thursday, Dec. 14 the Faulkton Business and Professional Association will be sponsoring a drawing for a special gift basket full of goodie... Use tax may be due on online purchases http://www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news/?item=15051 www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news Sun, 17 Dec 0800 15:12:46 -0800 With the holiday season in full swing, the South Dakota Department of Revenue reminds citizens that state and municipal use taxes may be due on their online purchases. South Dakotans owe use tax if... Serving the community http://www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news/?item=14953 www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news Sun, 17 Dec 4400 15:12:37 -0800 Lions Club International is the world’s largest service club organization. Its motto is simple: We Serve. Faulkton is fortunate to have a local chapter of the Lions Club and community-minded ... Faulk County voters, jail staff excited for the future with new $5.5M facility Brand new Faulk County Jail is complete http://www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news/?item=14944 www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Many county jails across the state of South Dakota are close to 100 years old. But, Faulk County's new $5.5 million jail is updated to house more inmates with some brand new technology. Getting... A Local Auto Repair Shop http://www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news/?item=14500 www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 At a time when fewer people have the skills to perform basic repairs on their vehicles, having access to an honest and dependable auto repair shop has become increasingly important. Sonny's... New age auto repair http://www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news/?item=14499 www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Casey Hlavacek is a Faulkton, South Dakota native who moved away but managed to find his way back home. He opened the Auto Shop in 2013. The shop provides a variety of services, from basic oil changes... Cultivating art in the community http://www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news/?item=14498 www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news Sun, 17 Dec 0000 15:10:56 -0800 Since 1975, the Faulkton Arts Council has been dedicated to bringing top-notch arts events and opportunities to area residents. Spring was filled with a number of artful events. The council held it... Faulk County Emergency Management http://www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news/?item=14497 www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 As the extent of the devastation caused by Hurricanes Harvey and Irma this summer is still being assessed, many people have emergency preparedness on their minds. At the local level, Mark Toenn... Faulkton Area Medical Center Earns ACR Accreditation http://www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news/?item=14659 www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Faulkton Area Medical Center has been awarded a three-year term of accreditation in Computed Tomography (CT) as the result of a recent review by the American College of Radiology (ACR). This is a high... Honoring a local farm family http://www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news/?item=14012 www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Agriculture remains South Dakota’s number one industry. That’s largely due to the incredible perseverance of the people raising the crops and tending the livestock. The South Dakota Far... Find affordable housing in Faulkton http://www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news/?item=14010 www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Across much of the United States, the price of housing has risen to unmanageable levels. Since rent regularly costs more than the recommended 30 percent of one's income, fewer people can afford to... Hadricks earn CAB Progressive Partner of the Year http://www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news/?item=14366 www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 By Miranda Reiman When Troy Hadrick returned to his family’s Faulkton ranch he may have heard a tick-tock in the back of his mind. “I was thinking at the time, ‘Okay, I’m... Dikoff Angus Ranch ranked 4th in Angus registrations for South Dakota during 2017 http://www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news/?item=14367 www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Dikoff Angus Ranch, Onaka, ranked as fourth largest in registering the most Angus beef cattle in South Dakota with the American Angus Association® during fiscal year 2017, which ended on Sept. 30,... Guido Van Helten elev. painting update http://www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news/?item=14368 www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 By Dave Hedt Thanks everyone for your patience. I know a lot of people have been asking the status of this project. Here is what has happened to date: Guido is 100% committed to painting t... An authentic hunting experience http://www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news/?item=14011 www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Hunting is a longstanding South Dakota tradition. Some of the finest ring-neck pheasant hunting in the world can be found in our backyard. Pheasant Hunt Get-Away caters to those who crave the c... New Faulk Co. Jail is getting close to opening http://www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news/?item=14299 www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 This drone photo of the new Faulk County Jail was taken by Diane Hansen the end of August. As of Monday, Oct. 2 about the only things left for completion are the final clea... Get to know our director http://www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news/?item=13422 www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news Sun, 17 Dec 2400 15:07:53 -0800 Trevor Cramer joined the Faulkton Economic Development Corporation in February of 2016 as our executive director. He brings a wealth of experience and enthusiasm to the job. Cramer grew up in Clear... A family business tradition http://www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news/?item=13421 www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Eugene Hanson and Vernon Lehman started a business with one Case backhoe in September of 1958. Lehman sold his share to Roger Hanson, Eugene’s brother, shortly after that. With this initial spar... The dream of a peaceful, hopeful, playful place is coming true http://www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news/?item=14127 www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Construction has begun on Hope’s Park and Playground in the southwest corner of Faulkton. Ground has been leveled, sewer and water lines routed, and cement will be poured to house the bathro... A world-class destination for pheasant hunters http://www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news/?item=13426 www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The Roseland family has been farming and ranching in Seneca, South Dakota for five generations. In 2012, Sal Roseland had the idea to turn a portion of the family’s 18,000-acre operation into R&... Sharing a love for bird hunting http://www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news/?item=13425 www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 South Dakota offers some of the best bird hunting around. Old Dominion Outfitters in Faulkton is a family-owned business that specializes in wild pheasant and waterfowl hunting. Old Dominion Ou... 5 questions with ... Stacy Hadrick, agriculture advocate and rancher, Faulkton, S.D. http://www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news/?item=13833 www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Q: What is your role in agriculture today? My passion is helping people in agriculture build their businesses and develop personally. Currently I coordinate the beefSD program through South Dakota ... No-brainer: Hunting, fishing vital to S.D. http://www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news/?item=13832 www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 It may seem like a no-brainer for anyone who lives in South Dakota and enjoys its rich outdoor heritage, but even from outside the state looking in, hunting and fishing are a major cog in the state&rs...