JT Thomas Retires after 43 Years


Posted April 30, 2020

Today is JT Thomas’ last day at Henry Carlson Construction, LLC. JT started with the company in 1977. Taking a look back at 1977: Elvis performed in Sioux Falls and later died that same year. Minerva’s opened its doors in downtown Sioux Falls. Jimmy Carter was president. The average cost of a house was $49,000. Movies […]

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March/April 2020 Gang Box


Posted March 24, 2020

Read the March/April 2020 Gang Box Issue. Highlights include: project updates, employee spotlight: Chad Nelson and our feature: where has my cup been, as we follow our travelling cups before the COVID-19 outbreak.

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COVID-19 prompts a call to help those most affected


Posted March 20, 2020

A lot of people need help during the coronavirus pandemic, and there are a lot of ways to help. On Tuesday, Sioux Falls Mayor Paul TenHaken announced the establishment of the One Sioux Falls Fund to help local residents impacted by COVID-19 in the Sioux Falls area. Set up in conjunction with the Sioux Falls Area Community Foundation, it was […]

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Sanford announces nearly $210 million in construction


Posted March 3, 2020

Henry Carlson Construction, LLC was awarded the Sanford Health Orthopedic Building project and the Sanford Health Van Demark Building project. Read more on the SiouxFalls.Business website.    Sanford Health plans to invest nearly $210 million in building projects in the Sioux Falls area over the next few years. They include major upgrades on the main […]

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First Premier aims for early 2021 open for new Sioux Falls headquarters


Posted February 13, 2020

The sky-line altering bank office under construction near downtown Sioux Falls is set to finish in early 2021 as crews complete work on the primary structure and prepare for applying the building’s outside shell.   First Premier Bank leadership announced in March the bank would invest in a new national headquarters and main office building near the […]

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January/February 2020 Gang Box


Posted January 21, 2020

Read the January/February 2020 Gang Box Issue. Highlights include a look back to 2019 completed projects, Sharing Christmas and employee spotlight: Jon Kraft.    

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Handy Man reopens in location damaged by high winds


Posted January 2, 2020

Handy Man Home Remodeling Center has moved back to its East 10th Street location after a storm caused significant damage in September. The store at 910 E. 10th St. has been rebuilt from top to bottom inside, with all new finishes. Handy Man temporarily operated out of a building it owns at 1101 S. Cliff […]

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A look three months after tornadoes hit Sioux Falls


Posted December 18, 2019

It’s been just over three months since three tornadoes devastated Sioux Falls. A lot of work has been done to get things back to normal, but it’s still not quite done yet. Mayor Paul TenHaken posted on Facebook saying more than 750 volunteers have dedicated over 4,000 hours helping clean up. It’s a busy day at Handy Man […]

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Christmas Party


Posted December 7, 2019

Thank you to everyone that came to last night’s Christmas party at Prairie View Event Hall! Our big winners at our casino night were our newest employee, Amanda Painter, and Kyle Hubers who both won $1000! Great first week at Henry Carlson for Amanda! Our poker winners were Dane Parisien, who took first place and […]

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Great Shots Opens for Business


Posted December 6, 2019

Sioux Falls golfers can keep their game sharp all year long, thanks to the opening of Great Shots. The new golf spot houses a three-level driving range complete with heaters for the winter months, along with a bar and restaurant and plenty of places decked out with golf pros ready to perfect each golfer’s game. […]

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