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3 regional airlines want to serve Pierre

October 21, 2014 in Uncategorized

PIERRE (AP) — Three regional airlines have submitted proposals to provide federally subsidized service to South Dakota’s capital city.

The proposals to the Essential Air Service program to serve Pierre are from Aerodynamics Inc. of Beachwood, …continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Thune calls for West Africa travel ban over Ebola

October 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

SIOUX FALLS (AP) — South Dakota U.S. Sen. John Thune said Wednesday the U.S. should ban travelers from three West African countries where an Ebola epidemic is spreading.

The infection of a second Dallas nurse shows more must be done to keep th…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Thune calls for West Africa travel ban over Ebola

October 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

SIOUX FALLS (AP) — South Dakota U.S. Sen. John Thune said Wednesday the U.S. should ban travelers from three West African countries where an Ebola epidemic is spreading.

The infection of a second Dallas nurse shows more must be done to keep th…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

What’s that business? Veterans on the Lake

September 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

Ken Vogel

chronicle@lcnewschronicle.com

Nestled in the towering pines of northeastern Lake County, Veterans on the Lake Resort provides barrier-free fishing, hunting and outdoor exploration for persons with disabilities.

Located just outside…continue reading on twoharborsmn.com

Bigger planes to fly to Pierre during hunting season

August 26, 2014 in Uncategorized

PIERRE (AP) — Great Lakes Airlines will fly bigger airplanes between Pierre and Denver during the hunting season.

KCCR-AM reports the airline plans on using 30-passenger airplanes for two of its three flights between those cities starting Sept…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

On the Bourbon Trail: Jeep trip takes couple to back roads of Kentucky

July 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

Legend has it that Paul Jones Jr., a Kentucky bourbon maker, was head over heels for a beautiful Southern belle. She turned down his romantic advances several times until he finally issued an ultimatum: He would ask for her hand one last time and the…continue reading on dglobe.com

A tearful message about driving

May 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

A typical Minnesota Department of Transportation conference might be what many outside of that business would consider a little drab, as facts and figures regarding road safety fly.

But the one held in Detroit Lakes last Wednesday was different. I…continue reading on echopress.com

Interest surveyed in western SD-western ND flight

May 9, 2014 in Uncategorized

RAPID CITY (AP) — The Chamber of Commerce in the western South Dakota hub of Rapid City is gauging interest in a direct flight to the western North Dakota oil patch city of Williston.

A Chamber survey is asking how many business people drive b…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Flight cancellations down at Pierre airport

March 5, 2014 in Uncategorized

PIERRE (AP) — Airport officials in Pierre say they’ve seen fewer cancellations in the number of commercial air flights in the past month.

Pierre Regional Airport Manager Mike Issacs tells KCCR radio that 33 of 196 flights — or 17 percent —…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Pierre mayor expects better air service soon

January 29, 2014 in Uncategorized

PIERRE (AP) — The mayor of South Dakota’s capital city says she has been assured that Great Lakes Airlines is working to improve service to Pierre.

Great Lakes is pulling out of five cities in North Dakota, Minnesota and Iowa because of proble…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com