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.


10° View Weather Current Conditions Sioux Falls Change Location
Set Weather Options

RADAR LOCATION

TEMPERATURE LOCATION

News

[0] My Saved Articles
Back to all news

Business

Find local businesses
on the KELO Pages!

 

Economic Index Jumps For Midwest, Western States

October 19, 2012, 5:40 AM

Economic Index Jumps For Midwest, Western States
OMAHA, NE -

An index of economic conditions in 10 Midwest and Western states jumped this month after three months of drought-induced doldrums.

The Rural Mainstreet survey of rural bankers rose to 56.6 for October from 48.3 in September. It was the first time since June that the index rose above growth neutral 50.

Survey organizers say any score above 50 on the 100-point scale suggests the economy will grow in the months ahead.

Creighton University economist Ernie Goss oversees the survey, and he says the effects of the drought are being more than offset by high incomes from high agriculture and energy prices.

The survey covers Colorado, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wyoming.

Previous Story

Next Story




Sponsored
 

View business

You may also like

Wells Fargo Lays Off Handful Of Workers In Sioux Falls

2/3/2016 2:27 PM

Spokesperson Staci Schiller said nine employees were given a 60-day notice in its home lending department.

Full Story
IRS Phone Scam Costing KELOLAND Thousands

2/4/2016 3:05 PM

Those aggressive IRS scam calls plaguing KELOLAND have cost South Dakotans tens of thousands of dollars so far.

Full Story
Bridgestone-Firestone Recalls Over 36,000 Truck Tires

2/6/2016 1:20 PM

Bridgestone-Firestone North America is recalling more than 36,000 heavy truck tires in the U.S. and Canada because the tread can separate from the bod...

Full Story
South Dakotans: Fast Talking And Patient On The Phone

2/4/2016 7:51 AM

South Dakotans are ranked as the eighth fastest talkers in the U.S., behind Iowa at number 5 and Minnesota at number 2.

Full Story
Legislature Delays Action On Amending Health Insurance Law

2/3/2016 10:40 AM

In 2014, Initiated Measure 17, coined "patient choice" by its supporters, got 62 percent of the vote.  

Full Story


Events