Welcome to the South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation's news room. Here you will find the latest news relating to our various programs. If you need background or statistics for a story or an expert to help interpret the information, contact Dawn Dovre, Director of Public Affairs, at 605.773.5395.
2019 News Releases
The following news releases (Adobe PDF format) are listed in reverse chronological order, with the most recent releases at the top.
|July 12, 2019||Labor Department Awarded $1.2 Million to Expand Apprenticeships|
|July 9, 2019||Disaster Unemployment Assistance Deadline Approaching|
|June 26, 2019||Disaster Unemployment Assistance Available in Turner County|
|June 25, 2019||Unemployment Insurance Undergoes Name Change|
|June 13, 2019||Disaster Unemployment Assistance Available|
|May 21, 2019||South Dakota’s Afdahl Elected CSBS Chairman|
|May 21, 2019||Hultman Selected as Member of CSG National Task Force|
|May 1, 2019||17 New Registered Apprenticeship Programs Approved|
|April 29, 2019||Public Comment Open on Proposed Essential Health Benefits Benchmark Design|
|March 22, 2019||State Insurance Division Releases Flood FAQs|
|March 19, 2019||Limited Availability at Yankton Job Service|
|Feb. 6, 2019||Consumers Should Beware of Unlicensed Money Lenders|
|Jan. 10, 2019||Employee Benefits Survey Results Released|