Ochs notices some businesses trending upward

ABERDEEN, S.D. (HubCityRadio.com) – While the coronavirus pandemic has impacted the local community, things are starting to return to normal just a bit.

Gail Ochs, President of the Aberdeen Area Chamber of Commerce, said it depends on each individual business, but that she has noticed a trend in a positive direction.

The Chamber has many promotions ongoing, including one that highlights discounts for veterans and military members at various businesses.

The Chamber is also involved in developing a city map that pinpoints businesses. The maps are free and can be picked up at the Chamber office.

The Chamber is also conducting virtual candidate forums for the upcoming election. The last one, featuring candidates for Brown County Commission, takes place at 9 a.m. Wednesday, Sept 16. The link is www.aberdeen-chamber.com/319/Candidate-Forums