Business opportunity at Lewis and Clark Recreation Area near Yankton

PIERRE – Entrepreneurs interested in operating a marina on Lewis and Clark Lake near Yankton can now begin submitting their proposals according to the South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks officials. “Lewis and Clark Recreation Area is a popular outdoor recreation destination for South Dakotans as well as residents of … Read Article

Missouri National Recreational River tourism creates $6,664,300 in local economic benefit

Report shows visitor spending supports 98 jobs in local economy YANKTON – A new National Park Service (NPS) report for 2012 shows that the 167,776 visitors to Missouri National Recreational River spent $6,664,300 in communities near the park. That spending supported 98 jobs in the local area. “Missouri National Recreational … Read Article

Council gives tentative approval to park plan

By Travis Gulbrandson travis.gulbrandson@plaintalk.net While no formal action has been taken, the Vermillion City Council has given its tentative approval to one of the renderings of the Prentis Park Master Plan. During the council’s special meeting Monday afternoon, members’ general consensus was that of the four renderings presented to the … Read Article

Meeting provides public input on planned pool, park upgrades

By Travis Gulbrandson travis.gulbrandson@plaintalk.net Two new concepts for the Prentis Park and pool project were unveiled during a public input session Monday night, in addition to the two that were shown to the city council last week. City and project officials stressed that that’s what they are – just concepts. … Read Article