Prairie Business Wire Report
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - Gage Brothers today announced the construction of a new plant featuring a multi-million dollar investment in state-of-the-art technology rarely used in the manufacture of precast concrete in the United States. The new manufacturing facility will be located at 2800 N. Bahnson Avenue off of Interstate 229, in northeast Sioux Falls.
BISMARCK, N.D. – Senator John Hoeven today met with leaders from Sanford Health and CHI St. Alexius, before meeting with long-term care providers and AARP North Dakota. The health care reform meetings included: Cindy Morrison, Chief Marketing Officer, Sanford Health; Tim Rave, Vice President of Public Policy, Sanford Health; Kurt Schley, CEO of CHI St. Alexius Health; Keith Heuser, Administrator of CHI Mercy Health Valley City; Reed Reyman, President of CHI St.
BISMARCK, N.D. – North Dakota was ranked as the #1 best state to start a business by WalletHub. North Dakota came in ahead of neighboring states South Dakota (10th), Montana (11th) and Minnesota (30th). In creating the list, WalletHub ranked all 50 states across 20 key indicators of startup success. North Dakota ranked #1 in the categories of highest average growth in the number of small businesses and most accessible financing.
MOORHEAD, Minn. - The Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County (HCSCC) announces two receptions celebrating their new exhibition of innovative art quilts, Quilt National ’15 .
BISMARCK, N.D. – Housing organizations statewide will benefit from a grant allocation authorized today by the North Dakota Industrial Commission (NDIC). North Dakota Housing Finance Agency (NDHFA) received permission to distribute $200,000 through its Helping Housing Across North Dakota (Helping HAND) program.
WASHINGTON – On June 23 Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue authorized emergency grazing of Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) acres during the primary nesting season in North Dakota, South Dakota, and Montana in the counties meeting D2 or greater, as indicated by the US Drought Monitor. Since that time the drought has continued to deepen and the forecast is for hot, dry weather in the upcoming week in the northern plains.
On several grassy acres near I-29 owned by the UND Aerospace Foundation, aerospace engineer and UND Aerospace faculty member Pablo de León leads a student team that’s assembled a series of “space” modules meant to simulate the closed environment of a planetary station. In this case, Mars. It’s all part of an ongoing research project—the only one like in the nation—funded by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) as part of its ambitious long-term plan to establish a human colony on Mars.
BISMARCK, N.D. — Patients are in the very best care with graduates of the University of Mary nursing program. For the second straight year, Mary’s entire senior nursing class from this past spring semesterwho are just entering the profession passed the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN) exam after taking it for the first time.
Sioux Falls, S.D. – The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust and the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association have announced a statewide commitment of $5.6 million for its Mission: Lifeline Stroke initiative to expand and enhance stroke care in North Dakota. The foundation of this new initiative is a three-year grant of $4.3 million from the Helmsley Charitable Trust.
BISAMRCK — The Carnegie Project on the Education Doctorate (CPED)has accepted University of Mary’s new Doctorate of Education (EdD) program into its select group. The CPED is a consortium of over 80 colleges and schools of education in the United States and throughout the world (U.S. Canada and New Zealand) that are committed to work together to undertake a critical examination and redesign of the doctorate in education (EdD).