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News Tips For October 20 – 26, 2018





Office of Gov. Dennis Daugaard

500 E. Capitol Ave.

Pierre, S.D. 57501

605-773-3212

www.sd.gov

 

 

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  Friday, October 19, 2018

CONTACT:  Tony Venhuizen or Bailey Carlsen at 605-773-3212

 

                            

News Tips For October 20 – 26, 2018

                                         

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

 

Friday, October 26, 1 p.m. CDT, Pierre – Gov. Dennis Daugaard will attend and speak at the Governor’s Leadership Development Program (GLDP) Graduation at RedRossa, Pierre.

 

Thursday, October 25, 9:45 a.m. CDT, Pierre – The First Lady Linda Daugaard will read for the National Read for the Record Campaign at Jefferson Elementary School Library, Pierre.

 

Saturday, October 20, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. CDT, Pierre – The Family Support Council will hold their quarterly meeting at the Hillsview Plaza located at 3800 E. Hwy. 34 in Pierre. For more information, please contact Jaze Sollars at 605-773-3438.

 

Tuesday, October 23, 9 – 10 a.m. CDT – The South Dakota Board of Accountancy will meet via conference call. To participate in the meeting via telephone, please use the call-in number 1-844-833-2681 and access code 0896622#. To view the meeting agenda, visit

https://boardsandcommissions.sd.gov/Meetings.aspx?BoardID=4. For more information, call Nicole at 605-367-5770.

 

Tuesday, October 23, 9:30 – 10 a.m. CDT – The South Dakota Board of Accountancy will hold a public hearing via conference call to consider the adoption and amendment of proposed rules. For more information, visit https://boardsandcommissions.sd.gov/Meetings.aspx?BoardID=4

 

Tuesday, October 23, 9 a.m. MDT, Rapid City – The South Dakota Board of Massage Therapy will be holding a public hearing to adopt rules at the South Dakota Department of Labor, 2330 N. Maple Ave., Ste. 1. For more information or to view the agenda please visit https://boardsandcommissions.sd.gov/Meetings.aspx?BoardID=64.

 

Tuesday, October 23, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. CDT, Pierre – The Board of Social Services will be holding a board meeting at 700 Governors Dr. To view the agenda or to find additional information, please visit http://boardsandcommissions.sd.gov/Meetings.aspx?BoardID=90.

 

Tuesday, October 23, 1 p.m. CDT, Sioux Falls – The South Dakota Board of Pharmacy will be holding a public hearing to adopt rules at the Hamlet Professional Building, 4001 W. Valhalla Blvd., Ste. 202. For more information or to view the agenda please visit https://boardsandcommissions.sd.gov/Meetings.aspx?BoardID=76.

 

Tuesday, October 23, 1 p.m. CDT, Pierre – The Aeronautics Commission of the South Dakota Department of Transportation will hold a meeting via conference call. Staff will be available in the Commission Room of the Becker-Hansen building located at 700 E. Broadway Ave. in Pierre. The public is invited to attend. To view the meeting agenda, posted 72 hours in advance, visit http://boardsandcommissions.sd.gov/Meetings.aspx?BoardID=5. For more information call 605-773-3265.

 

Wednesday, October 24, 8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. CDT, Pierre – The South Dakota Abstracters Board of Examiners will hold a meeting to conduct licensing examinations at the South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation, 123 W. Missouri Ave., Sharpe Conference Room. Meeting agenda and materials can be viewed at http://dlr.sd.gov/abstracters/board_meetings.aspx. For more information, contact Professional Licensing at 605-642-1600 or proflic@rushmore.com.

 

Wednesday, October 24, 2 – 5 p.m. CDT, Pierre – The South Dakota Abstracters Board of Examiners will hold a meeting in Pierre at the South Department of Labor and Regulation, 123 W. Missouri Ave., Sharpe Conference Room. Meeting agenda and materials can be viewed at http://dlr.sd.gov/abstracters/board_meetings.aspx. For more information contact Professional Licensing at 605-642-1600 or proflic@rushmore.com.

 

Thursday, October 25, 8 a.m. CDT, Pierre – The Value Added Finance Authority will hold a meeting at the Joe Foss Building. For more information contact Terri LaBrie at 605-773-3481.

 

Thursday, October 25, 9 a.m. CDT, Pierre – The Transportation Commission of the South Dakota Department of Transportation will hold a meeting in the Commission Room of the Becker-Hansen building located at 700 E. Broadway Ave. The public is invited to attend. To view the meeting agenda, posted 72 hours in advance, visit http://boardsandcommissions.sd.gov/Meetings.aspx?BoardID=96. For more information call 605-773-3265.

 

Thursday, October 25, 9:30 a.m. CDT, Sioux Falls – The American Dairy Association of South Dakota will hold a meeting at the Sheraton Inn. A full agenda can be found at https://boardsandcommissions.sd.gov/bcuploads/10-25-18%20ADA%20SD%20Agenda.pdf.

 

Thursday, October 25, 9:30 a.m. CDT – The REDI (Revolving Economic Development and Initiative) Board meeting will be on Thursday, October 25 at 9:30 a.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.

 

Friday, October 26, 11 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. CDT – The South Dakota Athletic Commission will meet via conference call. Meeting agenda and materials can be found at http://boardsandcommissions.sd.gov/Meetings.aspx?BoardID=9.

 

 

You Might Also Be Interested To Know:

 

Monday, October 22, to Thursday, October 25 – 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:

  • Monday, October 22, 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.
  • Thursday, October 25, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. CDT, Mitchell – At 1321 N. Main St. For more information, call 605-995-8060 or visit www.sdjobs.org.

 

Monday, October 22, through Thursday, October 25, 8:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. and 1 – 3 p.m. CDT, Sioux Falls – Smithfield will conduct walk-in interviews at the Sioux Falls Job Service, 811 E. 10th St. Positions include productions workers. For more information, call 605-367-5300 or visit www.sdjobs.org.

 

Monday, October 22 to Thursday, October 25: 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, October 22:

  • 1 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. CDT, DeSmet – 103 Juliet Ave. 605-360-7819
  • 12 p.m. – 3 p.m. CDT, Faulkton – 110 9th Ave. N. 605-280-4308
  • 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. CDT, Burke – 221 E. 8th St. 605-280-4306
  • 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. CDT, Mitchell – 1420 N. Main St. 605-360-7819

 

Tuesday, October 23:

  • 1 p.m. – 4 p.m. MDT, Custer – 420 N. Rushmore Rd. 605-280-4307
  • 9:30 a.m. – 11 a.m. MDT, Deadwood – 80 Sherman St. 605-280-4307
  • 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. CDT, Huron – 450 3rd St. SW #103 605-280-4306
  • 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. CDT, Pierre – 104 E. Capitol Ave. 605-280-4308
  • 9:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. CDT, Tyndall – 300 W. 18th St. 605-360-7819
  • 1 p.m. – 3 p.m. CDT, Vermillion – 211 W. Main St. #203 605-360-7819

 

Wednesday, October 24:

  • 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. CDT, Howard – 301 N. Main St. 605-360-7819
  • 1 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. CDT, Parker – 700 S. Main St. 605-360-7819
  • 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. MDT, Pine Ridge – 1 Veterans Dr. 605-280-4307
  • 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. CDT, Redfield – 210 E. 7th Ave. 605-280-4306
  • 10:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. CDT, Roscoe – 219 S, Mitchell St. 605-280-4308

 

Thursday, October 25:

  • 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. CDT, Kadoka – 700 Main St. 605-280-4308
  • 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. MDT, McIntosh – 108 1st East Main 605-280-4307
  • 10:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. CDT, Milbank – 210 E. 5th Ave. 605-360-7819

 

Tuesday, October 23, to Thursday, October 25 – 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, October 23, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m. MDT, Rapid City – At Western Dakota Technical Institute, Lewis & Clark Hall, Room L212. For more information on programs and services, call Kevin Dary, Lynette Engle or Melanie Garstenschlager at 605-718-2956 during these office hours. Additional information available at www.sdjobs.org.
  • Tuesday, October 23, 1 – 3 p.m. CDT, Redfield – At the Spink County Court House, third floor or call 605-380-8930 during these hours and 605-626-2340 at any other time. Additional information at www.sdjobs.org.
  • Wednesday, October 24, 1 – 3 p.m. CDT, Webster – At the Day County Court House basement or call 605-380-8930 during these hours and 605-626-2340 at any other time. Additional information at www.sdjobs.org.
  • Thursday, October 25, 1 – 4 p.m. MDT, Rapid City – At Western Dakota Technical Institute, Lewis & Clark Hall, Room L212. For more information on programs and services, call Kevin Dary, Lynette Engle or Melanie Garstenschlager at 605-718-2956 during these office hours. Additional information available at www.sdjobs.org.
  • Wednesday, October 24, 1 – 4:30 p.m. CDT, Wagner – At City Hall, 60 S Main. For more information, call 605-487-7607, ext. 207 or 212, or visit www.sdjobs.org.

 

Tuesday, October 23, to Friday, October 26 – Bring Your ‘A’ Game to Work encompasses seven different skills including Appreciation, Attitude, Attendance, Appearance, Ambition, Accountability and Acceptance. These soft skills and a willingness to take direction are generally more desired by employers than the specific skills a particular job requires. Bring Your ‘A’ Game is being offered at no cost to businesses and individuals. For more information or to register online, visit http://dlr.sd.gov/workforce_services/individuals/training_opportunities/soft_skills_training.aspx.

The workshop will be offered at the following location(s):

  • Tuesday, October 23, and Thursday, October 25, 1 – 4 p.m. CDT, Huron – At Cornerstones Career Learning Center, 33 Third St. SE, #202. This is a two-day workshop. For more information or to register, please call 605-353-7175. You may also register online at the link above.
  • Wednesday, October 24, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. CDT, Lake Andes – At the Department of Social Services, Connecting Room. Lunch from 12 – 1 p.m. is on your own. For more information or to register, call 605-668-2920. You may also register online at the link above.
  • Wednesday, October 24, 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. CDT, Madison – At the Madison Job Service, 223 S. Van Eps Ave., Suite 100. A light working lunch is provided. For more information or to register, call 605-256-5300. You may also register online at the link above.
  • Friday, October 26, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. MDT, Sturgis – At the Sturgis Community Center, 1401 Lazelle. Lunch is provided. To register, call 605-394-5120 or register online at the link above.

Tuesday, October 23 – 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. – 4:30 p.m. CDT
  • Kyle, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. MDT
  • Flandreau, 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. CDT
  • Webster, 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. CDT

 

Tuesday, October 23, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. CDT, Watertown – The South Dakota Department of Revenue will host a basic sales tax seminar. The seminar will take place at the Department of Revenue’s Watertown office, located at 715 S. Maple. To register for this free seminar, visit http://dor.sd.gov then click on the Education tab. For more information, contact Bobi Adams at 605-773-5815.

 

Tuesday, October 23, 1 – 4 p.m. CDT, Watertown – The South Dakota Department of Revenue will host a basic contractor’s excise tax seminar. The seminar will take place at the Department of Revenue’s Watertown office, located at 715 S. Maple. To register for this free seminar, visit http://dor.sd.gov then click on the Education tab. For more information, contact Bobi Adams at 605-773-5815.

 

Wednesday, October 24 – 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
  • Salem, 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. CDT
  • Dupree, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. MDT

 

Wednesday, October 24, 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. CDT, Sioux Falls – A Credit Where Credit is Due course will be held at Sioux Falls Job Service, 811 E. 10th St. The course is designed to help individuals gain a better knowledge of money issues and responsibilities revolving around the world of credit. Registration required. For more information or to register, call 605-367-5300.

 

Thursday, October 25 – 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. – 4:30 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

 

Thursday, October 25, 9 – 10 a.m. CDT, Mitchell – The Mitchell Job Club is open to the public and held every Thursday at Mitchell Job Service, 1321 N. Main St. The meeting will discuss a variety of job search topics in detail, including online job searching, workforce training options, interview skills/techniques, and money management. Please call 605-995-8060 to register.

 

 

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