Greater Sioux Falls Area Chamber of Commerce president and CEO Jeff Griffin had his work cut out for him when he accepted his new leadership position at the beginning of 2020. He has worked with leaders from chambers of commerce across the country and identifies Sioux Falls as one of the best locations nationally.
Standing Rock Sioux Chairman Mike Faith is encouraging cooperation between Native Americans and state government after a year of tension with Gov. Kristi Noem over measures to curb the spread of the coronavirus.
The Men’s and Women’s Summit League basketball tournaments will play on for the 13th year in Sioux Falls. However, it will look a lot different. The tournaments will be held without fans. The games are also moving from the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center to the Sanford Pentagon.
As the Amazon Fulfillment Center continues to be built at Foundation Park and construction companies work to keep with the growing housing needs of Sioux Falls, the City’s Planning and Development Services Department say they experienced a record-year in 2020 for building permits.
The FBI has warned that armed protests by violent Trump supporters were being planned in all 50 state capitals as well as in Washington for the days leading up to the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden.
Under the new policy, unruly passengers will immediately face enforcement actions, instead of warnings. Penalties can includes fines and jail terms for assaulting or threatening airline crews or other passengers.