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Wednesday, March 04 2015
The Fulton State Bank would like to announce that Lee Schroeder has been promoted to Executive Officer. Lee has been part of the Fulton State Bank team since 1997. He has demonstrated his leadership abilities at Fulton State Bank in Fulton since day one. He is an active member of the community. If he isn’t at work, you will probably find him at a basketball, baseball, football, Knights of ...read more
Categories: Community, Monday Memo Article, Member Moment, Press Release
Friday, February 27 2015
February 27, 2015 Highway Funding Focuses on SB 1 User based fees plus property taxes Could double state funding of roads, bridges, and highways It’s the Governor’s language and the Interim Committee’s bill number and it is the bill that will increase taxes to raise money to improve highways, bridges and roads. There was some general twitching and a bit of angst when the House ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Political, Press Release
Tuesday, February 24 2015
February 23, 2015 Business Day an Enormous Success Business Caucus – Business Leaders Address Issues of the Day The 39 th Annual Business Day at the Legislature was a success! Each Business Day at the Legislature is designed to bring business leaders to the Capitol to discuss issues of the day with lawmakers and give those business leaders enough background and orientation on the nuances of ...read more
Categories: Economic, Chamber, Political
Monday, February 16 2015
Special Report – Career Education How Best to Govern the Technical Institutes? Things are getting technical as legislature focuses on technical institutes . As the saying goes, “If you can remember the 60s, you weren’t really there.” The 1960s were chaotic, turbulent and fast paced compared to the 50s. Looking back, the 60s were not all that different from the 50s in terms ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Political, General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, February 10 2015
February 9, 2015 Responsibility and Negligence HB 1103 – to revise comparative negligence . South Dakota law currently says people are not allowed to sue other people if they are more than “slightly” responsible for the damage to themselves. As an example, someone hurt in a car accident might not be able to sue the owner of the parked car she hit when it is discovered she had ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Political, General News Article
Friday, February 06 2015
February 2, 2015 If the session seemed a bit lethargic a week ago, that condition is certainly changing. The bills being submitted by legislators themselves are starting to enter the system which, to this point, has been focused mostly on bills submitted by the various agencies. The variety of topics is always fascinating as evidenced this year by SB 86 which would place term limits on the office ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Political, Press Release
Tuesday, January 27 2015
Top7 Intelligent Communities of 2015 named by Intelligent Community Forum New York, New York – January 22, 2015 - The Intelligent Community Forum announced the Top7 Intelligent Communities of 2015 earlier today in an online event hosted by Finland’s former Minister of Communications, Suvi Linden. The Top7 list included cities and towns from 5 different nations, three communities from ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Chamber, Economic, Press Release
Monday, January 26 2015
Dr. Jennifer M. Verurink will be joining our team in 2015!! Dr. Jennifer is a graduate of The University of Nebraska School of Dentistry and her and her husband Eric are the proud parents of twin boys Finn and Sawyer. We are very excited to have them join us and help us serve our patients and friends in Mitchell and surrounding communities. Please feel free to call or stop by the office to ask ...read more
Categories: Community, Member Moment, Press Release
Sunday, December 28 2014
On Saturday, January 10, 2015, we will be showing the South Dakota premiere of “Out of Nothing.” Featuring South Dakota native Jason Omer, this is the inspiring true story of four tenacious men who risk everything to conquer the world records of motorcycle land speed racing. This rare and special film will remind you how perseverance against all odds can send the most unlikely men ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Member Moment, Education, Human Interest
Wednesday, October 22 2014
Mitchell, South Dakota Named ICF Smart21 Community for Third Year Intelligent Community Forum Announces World’s Smart21 Communities of 2015 Mitchell, SD – October 22, 2014 - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Intelligent Community Forum has once again named Mitchell as one of the world’s Smart21 Communities of 2015, marking the third consecutive year Mitchell has earned the distinction. ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, General News Article, Press Release