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Soybean group seeks farmers to fill national board position
February 13, 2020 - 8:48am
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - Soybean farmers can apply to fill one of four seats with the United Soybean Board. The term would be three years, according...
Stats: Unemployment rate down among people 25 years and older
February 12, 2020 - 4:23pm
The unemployment rate was down 2.4% in January among people 25 years and older with bachelor degrees or higher, according to the U.S. Bureau...
Bunker Labs Expands to Rapid City
February 7, 2020 - 1:25pm
RAPID CITY, S.D. – Bunker Labs is opening a chapter in Rapid City. The nonprofit organization that helps veteran entrepreneurs will officially...
PRAIRIE PEOPLE: Week of Feb. 6
February 6, 2020 - 12:48pm
KLJ welcomes several new team members RAPID CITY, S.D. – Engineering firm KLJ recently welcomed several people to the company. Joshua Sherwood...
Around the Office and on the Road in North Dakota
February 4, 2020 - 12:25pm
A simulation-in-motion program brings synergy to medical professionals across the state This month’s Around the Office has a unique twist....
Guest Column: Planning to Save Taxes
February 4, 2020 - 12:23pm
Effective tax planning is essential for anyone wishing to build wealth and every business owner must have a good understanding of general tax...
Editor's Note: Tame Your Lion
February 4, 2020 - 12:21pm
I No matter your lion, often the scariest part is willingly putting your head into its mouth, not knowing the outcome. But you just might find...
Designed for Safety
February 4, 2020 - 12:17pm
A look at what some upper Midwest architectecture and engineering companies are doing to build safer schools and businesses After gunshots...
Finance Security in the Age of the Neobank
February 4, 2020 - 12:04pm
Brian Johnson is the CEO of Choice Financial. He’s been with the company since 1999 – just as the age of the internet was dawning – and...
Taxes and Retirement
February 4, 2020 - 11:35am
Homebuilders and real estate developers may benefit from new tax incentives, while the SECURE Act aims at employees’ financial future In...
Prairie Business opens nomination period for Leaders & Legacies award
February 3, 2020 - 9:31am
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — It’s that time of year again when Prairie Business seeks out the best executives in the region. We can’t do this...
Grants awarded to 20 tech startups in Minnesota
January 31, 2020 - 3:40pm
St. PAUL, Minn. – Nearly two dozen technology startups have been awarded grants to help them get off the ground. In all, the Minnesota Department...
PRAIRIE PEOPLE: Week of Jan. 30
January 30, 2020 - 9:30am
Houston Engineering welcomes new senior technician BISMARCK, N.D. – Jay Peterson has joined Houston Engineering Inc's Bismarck team as a...
Tourism in South Dakota ticks upward
January 30, 2020 - 8:31am
PIERRE, S.D. – Tourism in South Dakota trended upward in 2019, despite challenges in some parts of the state caused by Mother Nature. South...
Ag producers have until Feb. 28 to enroll in Conservation Reserve Program
January 30, 2020 - 8:17am
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Agriculture producers have until the end of February to enroll in the Conservation Reserve Program 2020. Those interested...