BELLE FOURCHE — As Governor Kristi Noem mentioned in her State of the State address on Tuesday, South Dakota has grown nine times faster than the rest of the country, and many of these new residents are relocating to the northern Black Hills and Belle Fourche areas, so it’s more important than ever for local businesses to market themselves to new customers.

The annual Welcome to Spearfish magazine is in print as you read this, and the Welcome to Belle Fourche and Summer Destination Deadwood magazines are quickly filling ad space.

These trade publications have been the go-to source for visitors looking to plan a vacation and relocate to the area.

“Our publications are known for their incredible photography, professional writing and stellar graphic design. And no one understands targeted distribution better than our team,” said Letti Lister, publisher of the Black Hills Pioneer. “We work with all of our communities to help spread the word about all the great things each of them has to offer, keeping the information fresh and engaging.”

The Welcome to Belle Fourche Visitor and Relocation Guide is widely distributed in Belle Fourche, the Northern Hills and surrounding states. Many are sent to people requesting relocation information on Belle Fourche.

“For 13 years, we’ve had fun working with the people of Belle Fourche to produce a tourist guide that celebrates the family and wholesome values ​​of this historic community,” said Sona O’Connell, publicity manager for the Black Hills. Pioneer. We are excited to produce our next issue.

The Pioneer has published the Destination Deadwood tourist magazine since the game began in 1989. Published twice a year, this magazine not only focuses on the gaming and entertainment life of Deadwood, but also on the history, culture , business and natural beauty of this historic place. city.

“We have worked with Visit Spearfish to create Welcome to Spearfish magazine, a souvenir tourist publication that has won multiple awards year after year,” Lister said. “We’ve even seen people try to sell Welcome to Spearfish magazine at their garage sales – now that’s an endorsement! We’re also partnering with the official Sturgis Motorcycle Rally magazine to continue to bring the masses to our area throughout throughout the summer.

“We take great pride in being the standard bearer that everyone else is trying to reach, but we couldn’t do it without the strong support of the communities we serve,” Lister continued. “Often imitated, but never reproduced, the Black Hills Pioneer is here to help you publish the best representation of us all.”

If you would like to advertise in Welcome to Belle Fourche magazine or the next summer issue of Destination Deadwood, call Sona at (605) 642-2761. Space is limited. The deadline for scheduling announcements is February 4.

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