Pierre-based bank makes another sizable donation to State Fairgrounds  (Audio)
Courtesy SD State Fair

October 28, 2022

PIERRE, S.D.—Pierre-based BankWest is making another commitment to South Dakota agriculture at the State Fairgrounds in Huron. Fair officials announced Thursday an $85,000 donation for the SHED, which will be the new home for Open Class Sheep at the State Fair. State Fair Manager Peggy Besch says the donation means a lot to the Fair…

The SHED is a 40,000 square foot, multi-use facility…

A groundbreaking for the SHED is planned for the 2023 State Fair. The donation will make BankWest sponsor of the Wool Wall at the SHED. BankWest has donated $335,000 this year to projects at the State Fairgrounds in Huron.