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Congratulations to Black Hills Corporation!  The September issue of Site Selection Magazine--targeting professional site selectors that represent businesses and manufacturing companies--has recognized Black Hills Corporation with an Honorable Mention for the top utilities for economic development.  The full article is available here, with the BHC mention on page 56.  Black Hills Corp has as a future goal to make the list of featured Top Utilities.

As a full service custom molder, Falcon Plastics is one of few molders that offer customers formed in place foam gasket technology (FIPG and FIPFG).  This is a foam in place technology that forms superior, cut resistant gaskets for electrical enclosures, industrial lighting and other applications in grooved parts.  It is ideally suited for making large or irregular shaped gaskets.   Click here for more information
Falcon Plastics Airtight Technology.

South Dakota ranks well in study of 
2015’s Most & Least Financially Literate States in America

William Shorma appointed to state legislature.  

Bill Shorma is a past Chairman of the Board for the South Dakota Chamber of Commerce and Industry and CEO of Rush-Co in Springfield.

Tyson Foods, Inc. working to eliminate human antibiotics from broiler chicken flocks

Falcon Plastics in Brookings Expands
The President of Falcon Plastics, Jay Bender, says "The project is a $6 to $7 million investment in the Brookings Facility. The reason for expansion is to support the growth of our existing customers as well as add room for future business. The building was new in 2007 and we have already expanded three times."

U.S. Bank Recognized
MINNEAPOLIS (March 9, 2015) — U.S. Bank, announced today that it has been recognized by the Ethisphere Institute, the global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices, as a 2015 World’s Most Ethical Company®. The World’s Most Ethical Companies designation recognizes those organizations that have had a material impact on the way business is conducted by fostering a culture of ethics and transparency at every level of the company.

“We are thrilled to be honored as a World’s Most Ethical Company®, which is a distinct recognition for a large U.S.-based banking company,” said Richard Davis, chairman, president and chief executive officer for U.S. Bank. “A strong financial performance and a strong commitment to ethical leadership and corporate behavior are the cornerstone of the U.S. Bank culture and purpose. We are proud to be bankers and to have the privilege to be trusted partners for our customers, communities and shareholders.”

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