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News Tips For November 3 – 9, 2018





Office of Gov. Dennis Daugaard

500 E. Capitol Ave.

Pierre, S.D. 57501

605-773-3212

www.sd.gov

 

 

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  Friday, November 2, 2018

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

 

                            

News Tips For November 3 – 9, 2018

 

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

 

Thursday, November 8, 2 p.m. CDT, Pierre Gov. Dennis Daugaard will be a guest on 1240 AM KCCR with Zach Nelson.

 

Monday, November 5, 10 – 11 a.m. CDT, Pierre – The Cosmetology Commission will hold a public hearing at the Cosmetology Commission Office, 211 W. Capitol Ave., Suite 101, and via conference call to consider the adoption and amendment of a proposed rule. See https://boardsandcommissions.sd.gov/Meetings.aspx?BoardID=21 for hearing materials and more information.

 

Monday, November 5, 1 p.m. CDT – The REDI (Revolving Economic Development and Initiative) Credit Committee meeting will be on Monday, November 5 at 1 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.

 

Tuesday, November 6, 10 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.

 

Tuesday, November 6, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. CDT, Pierre – The South Dakota Workforce Development Council will hold its quarterly meeting in the Sharpe Conference Room at the Missouri River Plaza, 123 W. Missouri Ave. Meeting agenda and materials can be found at https://boardsandcommissions.sd.gov/Meetings.aspx?BoardID=111. Questions may be directed to Mackenzie Decker at 605-773-3087.

 

Thursday, November 8, 8:30 – 11 a.m. CDT, Pierre – The Real Estate Commission will meet in the Sharpe Conference Room at the Missouri River Plaza, 123 W. Missouri Ave. Meeting agenda and materials can be found at https://boardsandcommissions.sd.gov/Meetings.aspx?BoardID=84.

 

Thursday, November 8, 1 p.m. CDT, Digital Dakota Network DENR’s Board of Water and Natural Resources will meet through Digital Dakota Network sites in Aberdeen, Brookings, Mitchell, Pierre, Rapid City, Sioux Falls and Watertown. Agenda items are available at http://boardsandcommissions.sd.gov/Meetings.aspx?Boardid=108. For more information, contact Jon Peschong at (605) 773-4216.

 

 

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Thursday, Nov. 8, 9 a.m. CSTIf Initiated Measure 25 passes in the Nov. 6 general election, the South Dakota Board of Technical Education will hold a meeting via teleconference. A proposed agenda, including call-in information, is available at https://boardsandcommissions.sd.gov/Meetings.aspx?BoardID=192.


Monday, November 5, to Friday, November 9 – 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 https://dlr.sd.gov/workforce_services/individuals/training_opportunities/soft_skills_training.aspx. The workshop will be offered at the following location(s):

  • Monday, November 5 – Thursday, November 8, 6 – 8 p.m. CDT, Pierre – At The Right Turn, 115 E. Sioux Ave. This is a four-day workshop. Any classes without three people registered by the previous Wednesday will be canceled. Contact the Right Turn for more information or to sign up at 605-773-4755. You may also register online at the link above.
  • Wednesday, November 7, 1 – 5 p.m. CDT, Aberdeen At Cornerstones Career Learning Center, 420 S. Roosevelt St. This is the first day of a two-day workshop. For more information or to register, please call Jeremy at 605-626-2298. You may also register online at the link above.
  • Wednesday, November 7, and Thursday, November 8, 12 – 4 p.m. CDT, Yankton – At Cornerstones Career Learning Center, 75 Mickelson Dr. This is a two-day workshop. For more information or to register, please call 605-698-2920. You may also register online at the link above.
  • Thursday, November 8, 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. CDT, Aberdeen At Cornerstones Career Learning Center, 420 S. Roosevelt St. This is the second day of a two-day workshop. For more information or to register, please call Jeremy at 605-626-2298. You may also register online at the link above.

 

Monday, November 5 to Thursday, November 8: 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, November 5:

  • 1 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. CDT, Canton – 104 N. Main St. 605-360-7819
  • 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. CDT, Gettysburg – 2015 W. Commercial #103 605-280-4308
  • 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. CDT, Burke – 221 E. 8th Street 773-4306
  • 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. CDT, Sioux Falls – 521 N. Main Ave. 605-360-7819

 

Tuesday, November 6:

  • 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. CDT, Eureka – 717 7th St. 605-280-4308
  • 1 p.m. – 4 pm. CDT, Ft. Thompson – Housing Authority Bldg. 605-280-4306
  • 10:30 a.m. – 12 pm CDT, Milbank – 210 E. 5th Ave. 605-360-7819
  • 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. CDT, Miller – 415 W. 1st Ave. 605-280-4306
  • 1 p.m. – 3 p.m. CDT, Sisseton – 411 2nd Ave. E. 605-360-7819

 

Wednesday, November 7:

  • 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. MDT, Buffalo – 410 Ramsland St. 605-280-7307
  • 1 p.m. – 4 p.m. CDT, Ft. Thompson – Housing Authority Bldg. 605-280-4306
  • 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. MDT, Martin – 105 E. Hwy. 8 605-280-4308
  • 9:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. CDT, Tyndall – 300 W. 18th Ave. 605-360-7819
  • 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. CDT, Wessington Springs – 205 Wallace Ave. S. 605-280-4306
  • 1 p.m. – 3 p.m. CDT, Yankton – 321 W. 3rd St. 605-360-7819

 

Thursday, November 8:

  • 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. CDT, Mission – 315 N. Lincoln St. 605-280-4308
  • 9 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. MDT, Rapid City – StandDown (Rushmore Plaza Civic Center) 605-280-4307
  • 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. CDT, Redfield – 210 E. 7th Ave. 605-280-4306

 

Monday, November 5, to Thursday, November 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:

  • Monday, November 5, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. CDT, Vermillion – At 904 E. Cherry St. A presentation on financial health will be offered by the Wells Fargo at Work Program as part of JSAP. For more information or to register for this workshop, please call 605-677-6900. For more information, please visit www.sdjobs.org.
  • Wednesday, November 7, 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, November 8, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. CDT, Huron – At 333 9th St. SW, in the Huron Campus Center, Hohm Conference Room. The Financial Literacy class is in the morning and the Job Search Assistance class is in the afternoon. For more information or to register to attend, call 605-353-7155 or visit www.sdjobs.org.

 

Monday, November 5 – Wednesday, November 7, 8:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. and 1 – 3 p.m. CDT, Sioux Falls Smithfield will conduct walk-in interviews at 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, November 5, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. (MDT), 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, November 6, to Wednesday, November 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, November 6, 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. CDT, 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, November 7, 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.

 

Tuesday, November 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. 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
  • Desmet, 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. CDT
  • Miller, 9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. CDT
  • Wagner, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. CDT

 

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

 

Thursday, November 8, and Friday, November 9, 8 a.m. – 12 p.m. CDT, Watertown – At Lake Area Technical Institute, Student Center Room 433. This a is two-day workshop. For more information or to register, call 605-882-5284. You may also register online at the link above.

 

Thursday, November 8, 12 – 7 p.m. CDT, Yankton – The Human Services Center will be conducting walk-in interviews for registered nurses, licensed practical nurses and certified nursing assistants at its location, 3515 Broadway Ave. Opportunities may include a sign-on bonus. Tours available. DLR Yankton Job Service can help you prepare. Call 605-668-2900 for more information.

 

Thursday, November 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. – 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
  • Armour, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. CDT

 

 

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