Economic Gateway http://www.faulktonsd.com Faulkton Area Economic Development News RSS Feed Thu, 19 Jul 2018 11:51:18 -0700 en-us Where do you want your business to be in 1, 5, 10 years? http://www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news/?item=18328 www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news Tue, 17 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Business planning is necessary for growth and success. Come learn from Kellie Ecker, Business Advisor with SD Manufacturing & Technology Solutions, on setting short and long-term goals, making a p... Dr. Bartholomew receives award http://www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news/?item=18272 www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news Thu, 12 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Kenneth A. Bartholomew, MD, of Fort Pierre, received the South Dakota State Medical Association’s Richard P. Holm, MD, Media Award at the recent SDSMA annual convention. The Media Award recogniz... Faulkton to Feature Mural by World-Famous Artist http://www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news/?item=18116 www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news Thu, 05 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0700 For a small town, Faulkton, South Dakota has made some big investments in the arts. Its latest public art project will be a distinctive piece by an internationally acclaimed artist that’s sure t... Guido expected to start painting elevator the end of June http://www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news/?item=17786 www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Artist Guido van Helten is expected to arrive in Faulkton around June 27. The Faulkton area has been anxiously awaiting his arrival, as he will be painting his murals on the elevator on the east si... Work progressing at Hope’s Park http://www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news/?item=17787 www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Concrete for the picnic shelters and the sidewalk at Hope's Park and Playground were completed last week, as well as the bathroom building and electrical. Bathroom fixtures will be delivered this ... Faulkton Area Economic Development Corporation and Steinmetz Redi-Built Home Center, Inc. http://www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news/?item=17603 www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news Thu, 31 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Faulkton Area Economic Development Corporation and Steinmetz Redi-Built Home Center, Inc. WOULD LIKE TO BRING THIS FLOOR PLAN TO THE FAULKTON AREA. Opportunity to design your own garage and basemen... Nikki Melius receives award http://www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news/?item=17604 www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news Thu, 31 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Nikki Melius was presented the Faulkton Area Lions 2018 Community Service Award at their dinner held Wednesday night, May 23 at R & R Pheasant Hunting Lodge. Melius was also the guest speaker. Lio... Economic Developers Are a Great Resource http://www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news/?item=17458 www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news Thu, 17 May 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Setting up a business is a challenge. Just managing the paperwork, accounting and regulations alone can be daunting to an entrepreneur. Not to mention the essential capital requirements every business... Attracting Millennials http://www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news/?item=16806 www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news Mon, 02 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0700 It’s hard to know what to believe about Millennials; the overall impression is that they are lazy, entitled, and killing American culture one day at a time. If this is the case, then why do so m... New agent at Farmers Union Insurance http://www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news/?item=16690 www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news Sun, 25 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Dawn Melius is back in the insurance business as of March 1, 2018 as the Dawn Marie Agency. Melius was with Farmers Union Insurance from 1995 - 2005. In returning she has retaken her insurance exam... The Infrastructure to Attract Industry http://www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news/?item=16374 www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news Mon, 12 Mar 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Industrial parks are a valuable recruitment tool. But acquiring a large property and establishing the requisite infrastructure to attract companies is a major undertaking, particularly for a rural are... Bauers in new venture…The Steel Barn http://www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news/?item=16222 www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news Mon, 26 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0800 Michael and Emily Bauer in front of their new CNC table (Computer Numerical Control). Michael and Emily Bauer have started a new business in Faulkton, The Steel Barn. The new business cons... Deadline for Hope’s Park & Playground Buy-a-Brick http://www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news/?item=16223 www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news Mon, 26 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0800 The deadline for Hope’s Park and Playground Buy-A-Brick fundraising campaign is Wednesday, Feb. 28. For a $100 donation you may buy a brick to line the sidewalk at the park. It may be in honor o... Preserving Faulkton’s Historic Legion Hall http://www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news/?item=16253 www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news Mon, 26 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0800 “One of the really important things about preservation is it connects people to history in a very tangible way.” ~Myrick Howard As this apt quote by Howard suggests, by preserving histo... "Oil Up Buttercup" is Open for Business http://www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news/?item=16091 www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news Wed, 14 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0800 JoDee Bryant has started a new business in Faulkton called “Oil Up Buttercup” just to the east of the Faulkton Development office on Hwy. 212. Retirement hasn’t slowed Bryant down... South Dakota Population Increases by 0.9 Percent in 2017 http://www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news/?item=15803 www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news Fri, 26 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0800 Statistics from the U.S. Census Bureau show that South Dakota's population growth last year was slightly ahead of the national rate, and better than the rates of neighboring states. MITCHELL, S... New business in Faulkton http://www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news/?item=15630 www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news Mon, 15 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0800 Above are new business owners, Carrie and Brandon Tennant, who started their new electrical business Jan. 1 of this year. Faulkton has long been in need of a Faulkton based independent electricia... Animal Health Center donates to Hope’s Park & Playground http://www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news/?item=15631 www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news Mon, 15 Jan 2018 00:00:00 -0800 Animal Health Center donated $1,200 to Hope’s Park & Playground. Above are left, Beth Deiter, Hope’s Park & Playground committee member, Animal Health Center’s Dr. John Bode,... Faulkton B & P Sponsors Drawing http://www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news/?item=15050 www.faulktonsd.com/faulkton/news Tue, 05 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -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...