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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, July 27, 2018

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

 

                            

News Tips For July 28 – August 3, 2018

                                          

Public Meetings:

 

Tuesday, July 31, 10:30 a.m. CDT, Watertown – The South Dakota Board of Technical Education will meet in the Lake Area Technical Institute Student Center, fourth level, 1201 Arrow Ave., in Watertown. An agenda is posted at https://boardsandcommissions.sd.gov/Meetings.aspx?BoardID=192.

 

Thursday, Aug. 2, 10 a.m. CDT, Pierre – The South Dakota Professional Administrators Practices and Standards Commission will meet at the MacKay Building, Conference Room 3, 800 Governors Drive, in Pierre. A proposed agenda will be posted at https://boardsandcommissions.sd.gov/Meetings.aspx?BoardID=80.

 

Friday, August 3, 3 – 5 p.m. MDT, Spearfish – The Department of Social Services’ Psychologists Board of Examiners will hold a teleconference meeting. For more information and the call-in number, please visit http://boardsandcommissions.sd.gov/Meetings.aspx?BoardID=81.

 

 

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Wednesday, July 25- Thursday, August 2- The South Dakota Department of Agriculture will be collecting pesticide containers at the following locations. For a full schedule of container pick up times and locations, please visit http://sdda.sd.gov/ag-services/pesticide-program/container-recycling-waste-pesticide-collection-program/Gallery/2018collections_Final.pdf. For more information on these collections, please contact SDDA at 605-773-4432.

 

  • Wednesday, July 25- Britton, 4 Seasons Coop, 9 a.m.- 12 p.m. CDT
  • Thursday, July 26- Brookings, Brookings Regional Landfill 8 a.m.- 1 p.m. CDT
  • Monday, July 30- Wessington Springs, Agtegra Cooperative, 9 a.m.- 12 p.m. CDT
  • Tuesday, July 31- Mitchell, Davison Co Extension, 8 a.m.- 12 p.m. CDT

 

Monday, July 30, to Thursday, August 2: 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.

 

Monday, July 30:

  • 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. CDT, Burke – 221 E. 8th St. 605-280-4306
  • 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. CDT, Mission – 315 N. Lincoln St. 605-280-4308
  • 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. MDT, Rapid City – 725 N. LaCrosse St. #200 605-280-4307

 

Tuesday, July 31:

  • 2:30 p.m. – 4 p.m. CDT, Highmore – 116 1st St. SW 605-280-4308
  • 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. MDT, Hot Springs (Vets Home) 2500 Minnekahta Ave. 605-280-4307
  • 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. CDT, Miller – 415 W. 1st Ave. 605-280-4306
  • 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. CDT, Rosebud – Veterans Affairs Bldg. 605-280-4308

 

Wednesday, August 1:

  • 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. MDT, Rapid City – 725 N. LaCrosse St. #200 605-280-4307

 

Thursday, August 2:

  • 8 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. CDT, Madison – 200 E. Center St. 605-360-7819

 

Wednesday, Aug. 1 – 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, Aug. 1, 9 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. CDT, Sioux Falls – at 811 E. 10th St. Registration required. For more information or to register, call 605-367-5300.

 

Wednesday, Aug. 1, to Thursday, Aug. 2 – 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:

  • Wednesday, Aug. 1, 12 – 3 p.m. CDT, Mobridge – at the Mobridge Economic Development office, 205 2nd St. E., Suite 1, or call 605-380-8930 during these hours and 605-626-2340 at any other time. Additional information at www.sdjobs.org.
  • Thursday, Aug. 2, 1 – 3 p.m. CDT, Britton – at Marshall County Community Hall, or call 605-380-8930 during these hours and 605-626-2340 at any other time. Additional information at www.sdjobs.org.

 

Tuesday, July 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.

  • 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, August 1 – 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. MDT
  • Flandreau, 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. CDT
  • Salem, 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. CDT
  • Britton, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. CDT
  • Faulkton, 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. CDT
  • Dupree, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. MDT
  • Fort Thompson, 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. CDT

 

Thursday, August 2 – 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. – 5 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
  • Armour, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. CDT
  • Plankinton, 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. CDT
  • Lower Brule, 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. CDT

 

Wednesday, Aug. 1, 10 – 11 a.m. CDT – The Department of Labor and Regulation (DLR) and South Dakota Retailers Association (SDRA) are providing a free webinar, “Youth in the Workforce: Fact or Fiction.” The webinar will cover the state’s efforts to help engage youth with job shadowing and mentor opportunities, make informed career decisions, and demonstrate the importance of soft skills. Register online at https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/735648433640179459.

 

Wednesday, Aug. 1, 1:30 – 4:30 p.m. MDT, Rapid City – Somerset Court will be conducting walk-in interviews at the Rapid City Job Service, 2330 N. Maple Ave. Positions include maintenance assistant, registered nurses, kitchen staff and certified medication aide. For more information, call 605.394.2296.

 

Wednesday, Aug. 1, 11:30 a.m. 4:30 p.m. CDT, Yankton Best Western Kelly Inn will hold walk-in interviews at the Yankton Job Service, 3113 Spruce St., Suite 124. Positions available include laundry,housekeeping, breakfast bar attendant and maintenance. For more information, call 605-668-2900.

 

Thursday, Aug. 2, 12:30 – 2 p.m. CDT, Brookings – Aramark will conduct walk-in interviews at Brookings Job Service, 1310 Main Ave. S., Suite 103, every Thursday through Aug. 30. For more information call 605-688-4350.

 

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