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CNBC Films in Aberdeen Area

11/28/2006
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ABERDEEN, S.D. – A film crew from CNBC recently wrapped up filming a feature news story on the impact of hunting to a state’s economy for an upcoming episode of CNBC News. The show featured pheasant hunting at Dakota River Ranch, in the Aberdeen area. Participating in the filming of the show were Mike Hegedus, feature correspondent for CNBC, David Nomsen, Vice President of Governmental Affairs, Pheasants Forever Inc., Governor Mike Rounds, representatives of the SD Office of Tourism and Economic Development, and guests of Dakota River Ranch. “Feature stories that highlight the great hunting opportunities we have here in the Aberdeen area help drive more visitors and hunting enthusiasts to experience the wonderful hospitality and experiences to be found here,” said Nancy Krumm, Executive Director for the Aberdeen Convention and Visitors Bureau. “This earned media exposure is a great benefit to supplement our advertising budget. We appreciate the cooperation of those businesses in the area that help us make these efforts possible and the assistance of the SD Office of Tourism.” The CNBC segment of “On The Money” featuring pheasant hunting in the Aberdeen area will air on Wednesday, December 6th between 6 pm and 7 pm Central time. -30- www.aberdeencvb.com