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The Infrastructure to Attract Industry

Monday, March 12, 2018

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...
Bauers in new venture…The Steel Barn

Monday, February 26, 2018

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...
Preserving Faulkton’s Historic Legion Hall

Monday, February 26, 2018

“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...
"Oil Up Buttercup" is Open for Business

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

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...
New business in Faulkton

Monday, January 15, 2018

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...
Snake Creek Dev. Corp. receives $20,000 grant

Sunday, January 07, 2018

The South Dakota Community Foundation (SDCF) congratulates Snake Creek Development Corporation, Inc. on their recent South Dakota Fund grant award. Accepting the check are, left,...
New program for grads homebuying assistance

Sunday, January 07, 2018

South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard announced recently that South Dakota Housing Development Authority (SDHDA) has launched a brand new program aimed at assisting postsecondary graduates...
The Role of Housing in Economic Development

Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Housing is an often-overlooked aspect of economic development. Communities geared toward growth cultivate housing opportunities that meet the needs of all residents. The availability of...
Faulkton’s colorful history

Monday, December 18, 2017

Major John Pickler and his wife Alice were among the first people to settle in Faulkton. Their home, which was constructed starting in 1882, is...
Carousel City

Monday, December 11, 2017

“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...
Hope’s Playground & Park raise funds

Tuesday, December 05, 2017

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...
Faulkton B & P Sponsors Drawing

Tuesday, December 05, 2017

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...
Use tax may be due on online purchases

Tuesday, December 05, 2017

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...
Serving the community

Monday, December 04, 2017

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...
A Local Auto Repair Shop

Monday, November 27, 2017

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...
New age auto repair

Monday, November 20, 2017

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...