Interstate Batteries breaks ground in Arlington’s Industrial Park

Interstate Batteries breaks ground in Arlington’s Industrial Park

September 1, 2017 Groundbreaking and ribbon cutting ceremonies signify new opportunities for growth A two-fold celebration was recently held in Arlington, South Dakota. Local business owners Tyler and Jackie Henriksen broke ground on Read More
Low interest financing available

Low interest financing available

November 2, 2016 HELP Fund receives $1 million in IRP funds for business development projects When Chubs Country Store in Akron, Iowa had its soft opening Friday, September 2, the response was anything Read More
CEO’s Report: Partnering for progress in customer communities

CEO’s Report: Partnering for progress in customer communities

August 1, 2016 Listening to Don Macke speak at our Summer Conference about creating economic opportunities got me energized about development in our customer communities. He reminded me how important partnerships are in Read More
GOED seeking business development representative

GOED seeking business development representative

July 18, 2016 The South Dakota Governor’s Office of Economic Development is seeking a Business Development Representative. Primary responsibility is to help expand and retain those companies already doing business in South Dakota, as Read More
TRED and Heartland partner to improve the Kronborg Inn

TRED and Heartland partner to improve the Kronborg Inn

July 1, 2016 A local restaurant in Tyler is getting renovated with help from Tyler Regional Economic Development (TRED) and Heartland. The organizations have partnered to help finance a remodel of the Kronborg Inn, Read More
HELP Fund committee established to review applications

HELP Fund committee established to review applications

June 30, 2016 Applications for the Heartland Economic development Loan Program (HELP) Fund will now be reviewed by a committee of peers as well as finance and development professionals before being approved for funding. Heartland Read More
Business is growing at Seed Barn, LLC

Business is growing at Seed Barn, LLC

April 4, 2016 By Craig Wenzel, Co-Editor, True Dakotan; Reprinted with permission Wessington Springs businessman Jerry Caffee was on the verge of moving to another community about a year and a half ago. But Read More
Are you RFI-ready?

Are you RFI-ready?

September 2, 2015 An RFI is a formal “Request for Information” from a site selection consultant or company searching for a new location for the expansion of operations. Read More