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An authentic hunting experience

Monday, October 16, 2017

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...
Get to know our director

Monday, October 09, 2017

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...
A family business tradition

Monday, October 02, 2017

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,...
Sharing a love for bird hunting

Monday, September 18, 2017

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...
SD Program Aims to Bulldoze, Build, Beautify

Friday, September 15, 2017

PIERRE, S.D. – South Dakota is offering a new solution to the state's workplace housing shortage. It’s a program called Bulldoze, Build and Beautify.  State officials say they've...
A passion for hunting

Monday, September 11, 2017

“Hunting has opened the earth to me and let me sense the rhythms and hierarchies of nature.” This quote from author Charles Fergus helps illustrate a...
163rd Street Design Co. open for business

Thursday, September 07, 2017

Carrie Deiter’s business, 163rd Street Design Company, is now located at 808 Court Street in Faulkton. At first her “hobby” was in the garage at her...
Hunting contributes to our economy

Monday, September 04, 2017

Hunting is an integral part of the South Dakota economy. The Department of Tourism estimates pheasant hunting generates $223 million annually in retail economic impact. Pheasant...
West Side Addition ready for new homes

Friday, September 01, 2017

In the spring of 2016, the Faulkton Area Economic Development was preparing for Faulkton’s West Side Addition. The new location, on the west side of...
Plan your South Dakota hunting trip

Monday, August 28, 2017

Hunting is a strong South Dakota tradition. Beyond the obvious goal of providing food for one’s family, hunting has many benefits. It’s a great way...
Five new teachers to greet students

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Five new teachers will greet students at the Faulkton Area Schools this year when classes begin next Wednesday, Aug. 23. Teachers will have an in-service on...
Faulkton’s carousel listed on Nat. Register

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

The City of Faulkton and the Faulk County Historical Society have received notice from the State Historic Preservation Office that the National Park Service, U.S....
Creativity is key to a vibrant town

Monday, August 07, 2017

Investing in arts and culture has an array of benefits for towns large and small. For rural areas, it may be especially important for long-term...
Small town, stellar school system

Monday, July 31, 2017

Small, rural schools can be a boon to learning. Small populations and classroom sizes mean more personalized, one on one attention for students. Small communities...
A tradition of craftsmanship

Monday, July 24, 2017

Custom cabinets and decorative backsplash tile are a wonderful way to modernize and beautify a home’s interior. Faulkton residents are fortunate to have a local...
Faulkton receives SD Arts Council Grants

Saturday, July 22, 2017

More than 230 South Dakota artists, arts organizations, schools, and art projects and programs will receive $1,364,000 in grants from the South Dakota Arts Council...
Construction work begins on housing project

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

These photos were taken last Wednesday, April 12 of the new housing project on the west edge of Faulkton. J&J Construction of Milbank was awarded...
New branch manager at Dacotah Bank

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Brandon Spanier, seated here in his new office at Dacotah Bank of Faulkton, is the new branch manager. Spanier took Dwight Hossle’s seat at the...