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Payless Announces Closing Of 3 SD Stores. 400 Nationwide

SIOUX FALLS - Payless Shoe Source has announced they are closing 3 stores in South Dakota. The company announced they will be immediately closing the Payless on 10th st. near the Kmart in Sioux Falls. Payless locations inside the Empire…

Lewis Drug To Move Southgate Location To New Store

SIOUX FALLS - Lewis drug announced they're moving their Southgate location to a new store at 37th and Minnesota Avenue in Sioux Falls. Construction is set to begin next month on the new 25,000 square foot location. The new Southgate…

SD Stores Not Included In Gordmans Department Store Closings

SIOUX FALLS - Though Gordmans Department stores have filed for bankruptcy, the South Dakota locations have been spared from closings, at least for now. U.S. Bankruptcy court documents filed this weekend indicate that Gordmans locations in Sioux Falls and Rapid…

Avera Sacred Heart Buys Yankton Hospital For $13.2M

YANKTON, S.D. (AP) - The Avera Sacred Heart Hospital has purchased Yankton's Lewis and Clark Specialty Hospital for nearly $13.2 million. The Yankton Press & Dakotan reports the hospital deal became effective Saturday, giving Lewis and Clark the new name…

Facebook Intends To Build Data Center In Omaha Suburb

PAPILLION, Neb. (AP) - Facebook has announced plans to build a data center near the Omaha suburb of Papillion . The company said Tuesday at a news conference the center will located on 146 acres at a Nebraska Highway 50…

Minnesota Based Land O'Lakes Acquires Vermont Creamery

WEBSTERVILLE, Vt. (AP) - Land O' Lakes has purchased Vermont Creamery, which has experienced growth and says it needs a partner that will help it realize its business potential. Vermont Creamery will continue to make goat cheese, cultured butter and…

VW To Pay Over $157M To Settle Emissions Claims By 10 States

DETROIT (AP) - Volkswagen is paying more than $157 million to 10 states to settle environmental lawsuits over the company's diesel emissions-cheating scandal. The company says the money will go to Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Massachusetts, New York, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode…

Ford Investing $1.2B In 3 Michigan Plants, Adding 130 Jobs

DETROIT (AP) - Ford Motor Co. is investing $1.2 billion in three Michigan facilities, including an engine plant where it plans to add 130 jobs. President Donald Trump applauded the move in an early morning tweet. Ford will spend $850…

Amazon Tests Grocery Pickup Service In Seattle

NEW YORK (AP) - Amazon is testing a grocery pickup service in Seattle. The AmazonFresh Pickup service is currently open only to Amazon employees. Eventually, members of Amazon's $99-a-year Prime loyalty program will be able to order groceries online and…

Wells Fargo Now Offering Cardless ATM's At All Locations

Wells Fargo says all 13,000 of its ATM's have been upgraded to give customers card-free access. Customers log-in to the Wells Fargo mobile app, select card-free ATM access, and request a one-time-use, eight-digit access code that they use at the…

Black Hills Business Short On Seasonal Employees

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) - Hospitality businesses in South Dakota's Black Hills are having trouble finding enough workers for the busy tourist season. Many business owners look beyond U.S. borders to fill summer jobs. A federal law that expired last…

FCC: Over 12,000 911 Calls Failed During AT&T Outage

NEW YORK (AP) - An investigation by the U.S. federal telecom regulator says about 12,600 callers couldn't reach 911 directly from their cellphones during a five-hour AT&T outage on March 8. A Federal Communications Commission official said Thursday that the…

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