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            Office of Gov. Dennis Daugaard

500 E. Capitol Ave.

Pierre, S.D. 57501

605-773-3212

www.sd.gov

 

 

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  Friday, January 6, 2017

CONTACT:  Tony Venhuizen or Kelsey Pritchard at 605-773-3212

 

                            

News Tips For Jan. 7 – 13, 2017

 

Gov. Dennis Daugaard’s Public Commitments; Public Meetings:

 

Tuesday, Jan. 10, 1 p.m. CST, Pierre Gov. Dennis Daugaard will give the State of the State Address Tuesday, Jan. 10, at 1 p.m. CST in the state House. South Dakota Public Broadcasting will broadcast the speech live on SDPB1 TV, SDPB Radio and SD.net. The State of the State Address will be archived on SDPB’s website.

 

Thursday, Jan. 12, 8 a.m. CST, Mitchell – Gov. Dennis Daugaard will speak at a Mitchell Chamber Coffee about his 2017 State of the State Address at the Highland Conference Center.

 

Friday, Jan. 13, 11:30 a.m. MST, Rapid City Gov. Dennis Daugaard will speak at the Rapid City Area Chamber of Commerce luncheon about his 2017 State of the State Address at the Rushmore Plaza Civic Center.

 

Monday, Jan. 9, 9 a.m. CST, Chamberlain – The South Dakota Department of Education Special Education Advisory Panel will meet at the AmericInn, 1981 East King Ave., in Chamberlain. An agenda is available at http://boardsandcommissions.sd.gov/Meetings.aspx?BoardID=16.

 

Tuesday, Jan. 10, 1 p.m. CST, Huron – The SD State Fair Foundation will be holding a meeting at the Nordby Exhibit Hall. For more information, please contact the State Fair Office at 605-353-7340.  

 

Tuesday, Jan. 10, 1:45 p.m. CST, Huron – The SD State Fair Commission will be holding a meeting at the Nordby Exhibit Hall. A complete agenda can be found at http://boardsandcommissions.sd.gov/Meetings.aspx?BoardID=39.  For more information, please contact the State Fair Office at 605-353-7340.  

 

Tuesday, Jan. 10, 8 – 11 a.m. CST, Pierre – The South Dakota Real Estate Commission will hold a meeting at 123 W. Missouri Ave. For more information, please contact Melissa Miller at 605-773-3600. Meeting materials are available at http://boardsandcommissions.sd.gov/Meetings.aspx?BoardID=84.

 

Wednesday, Jan. 11, 10 a.m. CST, Pierre – The South Dakota Workforce Development Council (WDC) will hold a meeting at 123 W. Missouri Ave. Meeting materials are available at http://boardsandcommissions.sd.gov/Meetings.aspx?BoardID=111

 

Thursday, Jan. 12, 8 a.m. CST, Sioux Falls The Board of Pardons and Paroles will meet at the South Dakota State Penitentiary in Sioux Falls. For an agenda and more information, go to http://boardsandcommissions.sd.gov/Meetings.aspx?BoardID=74.

 

Thursday, Jan. 12, 9 a.m. CST, Pierre – The South Dakota Veterans Commission will meet at 9 a.m. CST at American Legion Post 8 Cabin (520 S. Pierre Street).  To view the meeting agenda, visit http://boardsandcommissions.sd.gov/bcuploads/Commission%20Agenda%20January%2020171.pdf or http://vetaffairs.sd.gov/aboutsddva/commission%20agenda/Commission%20Agenda%20October%202016.pdf. For more information contact Audry Ricketts at 605.773.8242.  

 

Friday, Jan. 13, 10 a.m. CST, Pierre – The South Dakota State Board of Dentistry will meet in the South Dakota Association of County Officials board room at 211 E. Prospect Avenue. See http://boardsandcommissions.sd.gov/ for an agenda and meeting packet or contact Brittany Novotny at 605-224-1282 or contactus@sdboardofdentistry.com for more information.

 

 

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Monday, Jan. 9 – Benefits specialists from the Department of Social Services' Division of Economic Assistance will be available at the following itinerant office locations. For more information, contact Tia Kafka, 605-773-3165.

  • Wanblee, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. MST
  • Phillip, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. MST

 

Tuesday, Jan. 10, to Thursday, Jan. 12 – The South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation will host Job Search Assistance Programs (JSAP). JSAP is a workshop for people recovering from job loss or enhancing their job search skills. Trained instructors speak on modern-day techniques used to successfully find employment. Topics covered are: resume and cover letter writing, interviewing etiquette, networking effectively, using social media and much more. JSAP will be offered at the following locations:

  • Tuesday, Jan. 10, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. CST, Mitchell – at 1321 N. Main St. For more information, call 605-995-8060 or visit www.sdjobs.org.   
    • Thursday, Jan. 12, Watertown, 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. CST – at 2001 9th Ave. SW, Suite 200. For more information, call 605-882-5131 or visit www.sdjobs.org.  
    • Thursday, Jan. 12, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. CST, Huron – at 333 9th St. SW, in the Huron Campus Center, Hohm Conference Room. For more information, call 605-353-7155 or visit www.sdjobs.org.   

 

Tuesday, Jan. 10, to Thursday, Jan. 12 – The South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation will hold itinerant office hours. Both job seekers and employers interested in receiving employment and career services at no cost may visit or call during these office hours. More information on programs and services is available at www.sdjobs.org. Itinerant office hours will be held at the following locations:

  • Tuesday, Jan. 10, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m. MST, Rapid City – at the Western Dakota Technical Institute, Lewis & Clark Hall, Room L212.  For more information on programs and services, call Kevin Dary, Lynette Engle, Melanie Garstenschlager or Samantha McGrath at 605-718-2956 during these office hours.  Additional information available at www.sdjobs.org.
  • Tuesday, Jan. 10, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. MST, Sturgis – at 1401 Lazelle St., in the Meade Room or call 605-641-0965 during these office hours and 605-642-6900 at any other time. Additional information at www.sdjobs.org.
  • Tuesday, Jan. 10, 1 – 3 p.m. CST, Redfield – at the Spink County Court House, third floor or call 605-472-0435 during these hours and 605-626-2340 at any other time. Additional information at www.sdjobs.org.
  • Wednesday, Jan. 11, 1 – 3 p.m. CST, Webster – at the Day County Court House basement or call 605-345-4781 during these hours and 605-626-2340 at any other time. Additional information at www.sdjobs.org.
  • Thursday, Jan. 12, 1 – 4 p.m. MST, Rapid City – at the Western Dakota Technical Institute, Lewis & Clark Hall, Room L212.  For more information on programs and services, call Kevin Dary, Lynette Engle, Melanie Garstenschlager or Samantha McGrath at 605-718-2956 during these office hours.  Additional information available at www.sdjobs.org.
  • Wednesday, Jan. 11, 1 – 4:30 p.m. CST, Wagner – at the City Hall, 60 S. Main. For more information, call 605-487-7607 Ext. 207 or 212 or visit www.sdjobs.org.

 

Tuesday, Jan. 10 – Benefits specialists from the Department of Social Services' Division of Economic Assistance will be available at the following itinerant office locations. For more information, contact Tia Kafka, 605-773-3165.

  • Kyle, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. MST
  • Dupree, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. MST
  • Canton, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. CST
  • Flandreau, 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. CST

 

Wednesday, Jan. 11 – Benefits specialists from the Department of Social Services' Division of Economic Assistance will be available at the following itinerant office locations. For more information, contact Tia Kafka, 605-773-3165.

  • Wanblee, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. MST
  • Timber Lake, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. MST
  • Flandreau, 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. CST
  • Salem, 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. CST

 

Thursday, Jan. 12 – Benefits specialists from the Department of Social Services' Division of Economic Assistance will be available at the following itinerant office locations. For more information, contact Tia Kafka, 605-773-3165.

  • Kyle, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. MST
  • Canton, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. CST
  • Flandreau, 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. CST
  • Webster, 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. CST
  • Lemmon, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. MST
  • Plankinton, 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. CST

 

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