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Generations of entrepreneurs celebrate 95 years in family banking

August 31, 2021

The first one in the door every morning at BankStar’s Elkton branch is 96-year-old Jack Hegerfeld. “He comes […]

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Three generations look inside South Dakota’s oldest homegrown accounting firm

August 30, 2021

*Part two of a series of stories about Prairie Family Business Association founding members in celebration of our […]

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Prairie Family Business Association Executive Director Stephanie Larscheid One of Four to Win the Young Professionals Network 4 Under 40 Awards

August 12, 2021

Sioux Falls, South Dakota – August 12, 2021. Prairie Family Business Association’s Executive Director, Stephanie Larscheid, has been […]

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Building boom means business boom for longtime family companies

August 3, 2021

What would be the worst-case scenario? In 2020, the leaders of Hamlin Building Center asked that question. “We […]

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Nationally honored family business moves into new generation as one owner buys out seven siblings

July 29, 2021

*Part one of a series of stories about Prairie Family Business Association founding members in celebration of our […]

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Family-owned Reptile Gardens turns pandemic changes into permanent successes

June 28, 2021

If you thought the COVID-19 pandemic threw a curveball your way, try managing through it with 1,000 animals […]

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PFBA 2021 Mid-Year Snapshot

June 24, 2021

To say the last year has been unpredictable would be an understatement. However, at Prairie Family Business Association, […]

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Fourth-generation family business builds on tradition of quality home furnishings, flooring

June 16, 2021

Since 1925, the name Tollefson’s has come to be associated with a reputation for excellence in the home […]

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In a place where pheasants flourish, families find clarity for their businesses’ futures

May 24, 2021

For years, family businesses from South Dakota and beyond have come to the Paul Nelson Farm, where a […]

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Prairie Family Business Association announces advisory board additions

May 20, 2021

Prairie Family Business Association announces two additions to its advisory board. Amanda Lauer, third generation family member of […]

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