User uShare Login | Register
Login
Register

Along with posting photos, videos, and stories, your uShare account lets you post Classified Ads, recipes on What's For Dinner, and Announcements.


76° View Weather Current Conditions Sioux Falls Change Location
Set Weather Options

RADAR LOCATION

TEMPERATURE LOCATION

Share your Photos, Videos, and Stories on uShare! Click here to get started.

News

[0] My Saved Articles
Back to all news

Business

Find local businesses
on the KELO Pages!

 

Friday Evening Business Brief

October 12, 2012, 5:30 PM

Friday Evening Business Brief
  • Without a rally today to help stem the losses, stocks have suffered their worst week since early June. The Dow gained two points to close at 13,329. Each of the key averages were down 2 percent or more.
  • The news is mixed on the huge federal deficit. The government says the federal spending gap topped $1 trillion for a fourth straight year. But the deficit for the just-completed budget year is $207 billion lower than last year, helped by rising tax revenues.
  • If you find a better deal online, Best Buy is giving its store staffers more flexibility in matching those prices when shopping in the store. A spokeswoman for the retailer says store staffers will have discretion "when asked" on prices involving appliances and electronics.
  • A new plan approved by Interior Department officials will set aside 285,000 acres of public land in the West for the development of large-scale solar power plants. The new approach comes after years of delays and false starts with an earlier program that provided first-come, first served approvals on solar projects. Most of the land is in Southern California.
  • Crude oil futures prices ended lower on the New York Mercantile Exchange. Near-month benchmark crude was down 21 cents, settling at $91.86 a barrel.

Find more business stories on the Back To Business page.

Previous Story

Next Story




Sponsored
 

View business

You may also like

Hy-Vee Announces Updates To Sioux Falls Stores

5/27/2015 10:24 AM

There are big plans for the seven Hy-Vee grocery stores in Sioux Falls.

Full Story
Ford Recalls Nearly 423K Vehicles For Power Steering Problem

5/27/2015 3:06 PM

Ford is recalling nearly 423,000 cars and SUVs in North America because the power-assisted steering can fail while they're being driven.

Full Story
Flights Cut/Airfares Rise Out of Sioux Falls

5/26/2015 10:10 PM

Just last summer, KELOLAND News reported that more people were flying Frontier. The discount airline had daily flights to Denver that were more than 9...

Full Story | Watch
Women's Clothier Torrid Coming To Empire Mall

5/26/2015 1:35 PM

Construction is scheduled to begin in July, and the store plans to open in early fall. 

Full Story
Sioux Falls Named Third Most Livable City For People Over 50

5/21/2015 2:30 PM

AARP cites Sioux Falls' 25-mile walking and biking trail that loops the entire city, offering views of the historic core, as one of the reaso...

Full Story


Events