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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, May 25, 2018

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

 

                            

News Tips For May 26 – June 1, 2018

                                          

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

 

Thursday, May 31, 5 p.m. CDT, Aberdeen – Gov. Dennis Daugaard will speak at the South Dakota Boys State Convention at Northern State University in Aberdeen.

 

Friday, June 1, 9 a.m. CDT, Vermillion – Gov. Dennis Daugaard will speak at the South Dakota Girls State Convention in the Aalfs Auditorium at the University of South Dakota in Vermillion.

 

Tuesday, May 29, 10 a.m. CDT, Chamberlain – The Fire Marshal’s Advisory Board will meet at the St. Joseph’s Indian School, 1301 N. Main St., in Chamberlain.  A draft agenda can found at: https://boardsandcommissions.sd.gov/bcuploads/FMAB%20May%20Meeting%20Agenda.pdf. Attendees also can dial into the meeting at 1-866-906-7447; access code – 2594262. For more information, contact Paul Merriman at 605-773-3562.

 

Wednesday, May 30, 8:30 a.m. CDT, Pierre – The Health Care Solutions Coalition will meet. For more information, go to https://boardsandcommissions.sd.gov/Meetings.aspx?BoardID=145.

 

Thursday, May 31, 9:30 a.m. CDT Pierre – The Capitol Complex Restoration and Beautification Commission will hold a meeting in the Governor’s Large Room of the Capitol building located at 500 E. Capitol Ave. The public is invited to attend. To view the meeting agenda, posted 72 hours in advance, visit https://boardsandcommissions.sd.gov/Meetings.aspx?BoardID=15. For more information contact Leah Svendsen 605-773-3688.

 

Thursday, May 31, 2 p.m. CDT, Pierre – The REDI (Revolving Economic Development and Initiative) Grant Committee meeting will be on Thursday, May 31, at 2 p.m. CDT at 711 E. Wells Ave. Please contact Cassie Stoeser, GOED finance director, at 605-773-GOED (4633) for more information. https://boardsandcommissions.sd.gov/Meetings.aspx?BoardID=31.

 

Thursday, May 31, 8 a.m. CDT, Pierre – The South Dakota Value Added Finance Authority will be holding a meeting at the Joe Foss Building, 523 E Capitol Ave. A full agenda can be found at https://boardsandcommissions.sd.gov/Meetings.aspx?BoardID=100. For more information, please contact the Department of Agriculture at 605-773-5436.

 

Friday, June 1, 9:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. MDT, Deadwood – The Department of Social Services’ Psychologists Board of Examiners will hold a board meeting at The Lodge at Deadwood, 100 Pine Crest Lane. For more information and the view the agenda, please visit http://boardsandcommissions.sd.gov/Meetings.aspx?BoardID=81.

 

 

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Monday, May 28, 10 a.m. CDT, DeSmet South Dakota Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary Larry Zimmerman will be the keynote speaker at the American Legion Memorial Day Program (Post #138 at 106 3rd Street SW)

 

Tuesday, May 29, to Thursday, May 31:  The South Dakota Department of Veterans Affairs Field Service Officers will be at the following County and Tribal Veterans Service Offices to assist with veteran related claims, issues, and questions.

Tuesday, May 29:

  • 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. CDT, Eureka – 717 7th St 605-280-4308
  • 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. MDT, Rapid City – 725 N. LaCrosse St #200 605-280-4307

Wednesday, May 30:

  • 8:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.  MDT, Custer – 420 Mt. Rushmore Rd. 605-280-4307
  • 12 p.m. – 2 p.m. MDT, Hot Springs (Fall River) - 906 N. River St. 605-280-4307
  • 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. CDT, Kadoka – 700 Main St. 605-280-4308

Thursday, May 31:

  • 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. CDT Mission – 315 N. Lincoln St. 605-280-4308

 

 

Tuesday, May 29 – 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, May 29, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. MDT, 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.

 

Tuesday, May 29 – 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. MDT
  • Canton, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. CDT
  • Flandreau, 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. CDT
  • Webster, 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. CDT
  • Timber Lake, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. MDT

 

Wednesday, May 30 – 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:

  • Wednesday, May 30, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. CDT, Yankton at 3113 Spruce St., Suite 124. For more information, call 605-668-2900 or visit www.sdjobs.org.

 

Wednesday, May 30 – 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.

  • Dupree, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. MDT
  • Flandreau, 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. CDT
  • Salem, 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. CDT
  • Wanblee, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. MDT

 

Thursday, May 31, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. CDT, Mitchell – Specialists from Wells Fargo Bank will hold a Money Management Class at the Mitchell Job Service Office, 1321 N. Main St. This class will cover topics related to budgeting, credit counseling and identity theft. There is no cost to attend. For more information or to sign-up, call 605-995-8060.

 

Thursday, May 31 – 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. CDT
  • Kyle, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. MDT
  • Flandreau, 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. CDT
  • Lemmon, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. MDT

 

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