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News Tips For March 3 – March 9, 2018





Office of Gov. Dennis Daugaard

500 E. Capitol Ave.

Pierre, S.D. 57501

605-773-3212

www.sd.gov

 

For Immediate Release: March 2, 2018                                                            

Contact: Tony Venhuizen or Bailey Carlsen 605-773-3212  http://sd.gov

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

 

Sunday, March 4, 1:30 p.m. CST, Sioux Falls – Gov. Dennis Daugaard will attend and speak at the Welcome Home Ceremony for the National Guard 114th Fighter Wing, at the Hangar 40, Joe Foss Field in Sioux Falls.

 

Monday, March 5, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. MST, Phillip Benefits Specialists from the Department of Social Services' Division of Economic Assistance will be available in Phillip. For more information, contact Tia Kafka, 605-773-3165.

 

Tuesday, March 6, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. CST, Sioux Falls – The South Dakota Department of Revenue will host a basic sales tax seminar. The seminar will take place at the Department of Revenue’s Sioux Falls office, located at 300 S. Sycamore Ave., Suite 102. For more information, contact Courtney Dosch at 605-773-3311.

 

Tuesday, March 6, 1 – 4 p.m. CST, Sioux Falls – The South Dakota Department of Revenue will host a sales tax bookkeeping seminar. The seminar will take place at the Department of Revenue’s Sioux Falls office, located at 300 S. Sycamore Ave., Suite 102. For more information, contact Courtney Dosch at 605-773-3311.

 

Wednesday, March 7, 8:30 a.m. CST, Pierre - DENR’s Water Management Board will meet in the Floyd L. Matthew Environmental Education and Training Center in the Joe Foss Building, 523 E. Capitol Ave. For a complete agenda, visit http://boardsandcommissions.sd.gov/Meetings.aspx?Boardid=106. For more information, contact Eric Gronlund, DENR, at 605-773-3352.

 

Wednesday, March 7, 1 – 5 p.m. CST, Yankton – Human Services Center will be conducting walk-in interviews at the Yankton Job Service, 3113 Spruce St., Suite 124. Positions available include certified nursing assistants, nurses, youth counselors and human services counselors. For more information call 605-668-2900 or visit www.sdjobs.org.

 

Wednesday, March 7, 2 p.m. CST – The Chiropractic Examiners Board will meet at the AmericInn in Chamberlain.  For more information and public access information, visit: http://boardsandcommissions.sd.gov/Meetings.aspx?BoardID=18.

 

Thursday, March 8, 9 a.m. CST – The Board of Medical and Osteopathic Examiners will meet via conference call.  For more information and public access information, visit: http://boardsandcommissions.sd.gov/Meetings.aspx?BoardID=65.

 

Thursday, March 8, 3:30 – 4:30 p.m. CST – The South Dakota Workforce Development Council (WDC) will hold a special meeting by conference call. To view the meeting agenda and materials, visit http://boardsandcommissions.sd.gov/Meetings.aspx?BoardID=111. For more information about the WDC, visit http://dlr.sd.gov/workforce_services/wdc/default.aspx.

 

Friday, March 9, 1 – 4 p.m. CST, Pierre – The Department of Social Services’ Crime Victims’ Compensation Commission will hold a meeting at 700 Governors Dr. in Kneip Conference Room 3. For more information, or to view the agenda, please visit http://boardsandcommissions.sd.gov/Meetings.aspx?BoardID=104.

 

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Monday, March 5, to Thursday, March 8 - The South Dakota Department of Veterans Affairs Field Service Officers will be on site with the County and Tribal Veterans Service Officers to provide veterans with information for services, and answer any questions veterans have regarding VA Healthcare, compensation and pension, mental health services and much more. Spouses are welcome to attend as well. Dates and times are subject to change on short notice. More information on programs and services is available at www.vetafairs.sd.gov. The Field Officer and CTVSOs will be in the following locations:

 

Monday, March 5:

  • 4 – 5 p.m. CST, Aberdeen – 101 1st Ave. SE, Suite 100 605-280-4306.
  • 10:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. CST, Clark – 200 Commercial St. N. 605-280-4306.
  • 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. MST, Hot Springs - 906 N. River St. 605-280-4307.
  • 1 – 3 p.m. MST, Hot Springs – 2500 Minnekahta Ave. 605-280-4307.

 

Tuesday, March 6:

  • 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. MST, Belle Fourche – 830 6th Ave. 605-280-4307.
  • 9 – 10:30 a.m. CST, Britton – 909 S. Main St. 605-280-4306.
  • 10:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. CST, Eureka – 717 7th St. 605-280-4308.
  •  8:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. CST, Madison – 200 E. Center St. 605-360-7819.
  • 11:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. CST, Webster – 711 W. 1st St 605-280-4306.

 

Wednesday, March 7:

  • 12 – 2 p.m. CST, Alexandria – 720 5th St. 605-360-7819.
  • 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. CST, Huron – 450 3rd St. SW #103 605-280-4306.
  • 10:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. CST, Rosco - 210 S. Mitchell St. 605-280-4308.
  • 9:30 – 11 a.m. CST, Salem - 130 W. Essex Ave. 605-360-7819.

 

Thursday, March 8:

  • 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. MST, Bison – 100 E. Main 605-280-4307.
  • 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. CST, Huron – 450 3rd St., SW #103 605-280-4306
  • 8:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. CST, Mitchell – 1420 N. Main St. 605-360-7819.
  • 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. CST, Leola – 421 Grant St. 605-280-4308.

Tuesday, March 6 – 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. – 4:30 p.m. CST
  • Flandreau, 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. CST
  • Webster, 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. CST
  • Timber Lake, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. MST
  • Desmet, 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. CST
  • Fort Thompson, 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. CST
  • Howard, 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. CST
  • Miller, 9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. CST
  • Wagner, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. CST

Tuesday, March 6, to Thursday, March 8 – 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 include resume and cover letter writing, interviewing etiquette, networking effectively, using social media and much more. JSAP will be offered at the following locations:

  • Tuesday, March 6, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. MST, Rapid City – at 2330 N. Maple Ave. For more information, call 605-394-2296 or visit www.sdjobs.org.
  • Thursday, March 8, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. CST, Huron – at 333 9th St. SW, in the Huron Campus Center, Hohm Conference Room. For more information or to register to attend the class, call 605-353-7155 or visit www.sdjobs.org.  
  • Thursday, March 8, 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. CST, Watertown – at 2001 9th Ave. SW, Suite 200. For more information, call 605-882-5131 or visit www.sdjobs.org.  

Tuesday, March 6, to Wednesday, March 7 – 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, March 6, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. MST, Sturgis – at 1401 Lazelle St., 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.
  • Wednesday, March 7, 12 – 3 p.m. CST, Mobridge – at the Mobridge Economic Development office, 205 2nd St. E., Suite 1. For more information during office hours, call 605-380-8930 and 605-626-2340 at any other time. Additional information at www.sdjobs.org.
  • Tuesday, March 6, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. CST, Wagner – at the Bureau of Indian Affairs, 29775 Main Ave. For more information, call 605-487-7607, ext. 207 or 212 or visit www.sdjobs.org.

Wednesday, March 7 – 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
  • Flandreau, 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. CST
  • Salem, 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. CST
  • Britton, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. CST
  • Faulkton, 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. CST
  • Dupree, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. MST

Thursday, March 8 – 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.

  • Canton, 8 a.m. – 12 p.m. CST
  • Kyle, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. MST
  • Flandreau, 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. CST
  • Lemmon, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. MST
  • Armour, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. CST

 

 

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