Warmer Than Normal Weather Leading To Positive Shopping In Pierre/Fort Pierre

The above normal temperatures and lack of snow may have some wondering about a White Christmas, but may be a positive for flourishing green, as in money. Laura Schoen Carbonneau with the Pierre Area Chamber of Commerce says the nicer weather may be driving increased shopping…

Pierre is teaming up with the Watertown Chamber to push more Pierre shopping. Carbonneau says Watertown is need of a few more passenger boardings to hit a minimum passenger mark so they can continue getting Essential Air Service funding…

Carbonneau says they are looking forward to what the day trip could mean to local businesses…

Carbonneau says she is looking forward to hearing reports from local businesses to see if the Watertown trip brings in additional revenues.