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Tourism Department plans June bus promotion

February 21, 2013 in The Daily Republic

The tour will feature the four presidents of Mount Rushmore and start in Sioux Falls and then head to Omaha, Neb., Kansas City, Mo., Milwaukee, Minneapolis, Chicago and Fargo, N.D., among other cities. Continue Reading

Sturgis finalizing deal with new ‘major’ marketing company

February 1, 2013 in The Daily Republic

STURGIS (AP) The city of Sturgis is finalizing an agreement with a marketing company that is owned by the New York Yankees baseball team, the Dallas Cowboys football team and a major investment fund. Continue Reading

Sign up now for January BEEF 20/20 session

December 20, 2012 in The Daily Republic

PIERRE Beef producers interested in enhancing their understanding of the production and marketing of high-quality, high-value beef would be well served to attend the upcoming BEEF 20/20, according to Chad Blair, a two-time participant of the popular South Dakota State University Extension program. Continue Reading

Dickinson: The Queen City; Old nickname for city on the western edge a mystery

July 7, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

Dickinson has been crowned “The Queen City of the Prairies” for more than a century, but it begs the question: Where did the name come from? Continue Reading

Touching Hearts names Van Buren head of marketing

April 23, 2012 in West Central Tribune

NEW LONDON Touching Hearts at Home announces Deb Van Buren has been named marketing director. Van Buren will promote the company’s in-home senior care and companionship services that help families maintain the safety and independence of loved ones in their own home.
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‘iPad’ becoming the only tablet society knows

April 7, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Apple is on the verge of doing what few others have: change the English language. When you have a boo-boo, you reach for a Band-Aid not a bandage. When you need to blow your nose, you ask for Kleenex not tissue. If you decide to look up something online, you Google instead of search for it. And if you want to buy a tablet computer, there’s a good chance there’s only one name you’ll remember. Continue Reading

Dentists turn to marketing after getting brush-off from patients

December 26, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

For a quarter-century, Dr. Terry Vines built his Redlands, Calif., dental practice the old-fashioned way: one mouth at a time.
Vines sponsored youth soccer teams. He renovated historic buildings around town to build good will. He turned his waiting room into a cozy nook with soft chairs and a big-screen TV. Continue Reading

No big cost for Neil Diamond appearance on SD float, official says

December 1, 2011 in The Daily Republic

Having legendary crooner Neil Diamond aboard South Dakota’s float in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade was the cheapest part of the project, according to a state tourism official. Continue Reading

General Mills’ fruit snacks marketing, nutrition challenged in lawsuit

October 18, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

A nutrition watchdog group has filed a lawsuit against General Mills, claiming the marketing of its Fruit Roll-Ups is deliberately misleading. Continue Reading

Steve Jobs, dead at 56: Innovator led world into technology’s future

October 6, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Steve Jobs, who co-founded and ran Apple, moved technology from garages to pockets, took entertainment from discs to bytes and turned gadgets into extensions of the people who use them. Continue Reading