Predictions grim for tourism industry

PIERRE, S.D. (WNAX) – The coronavirus pandemic is having an impact now and that will continue well into the future.

South Dakota Department of Tourism Secretary Jim Hagen says they are getting reports.

Hagen says the predictions are grim.

Hagen says there are a few encouraging signs.

Hagen says they are working with tourism operations to find programs and financial resources to help them through the crisis.