Marcia Hultman

Cabinet Secretary

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News

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.

2018 News Releases

The following news releases (Adobe PDF format) are listed in reverse chronological order, with the most recent releases at the top.

November 2018
Nov. 14, 2018 Labor Department Provides Businesses $510,000 to Expand Apprenticeships
Nov. 8, 2018 Registered Apprenticeship Week Recognized
View Proclamation
October 2018
Oct. 18, 2018 Labor Department and Lake Area Tech Hosting Welding Apprenticeship Meeting
Oct. 17, 2018 Labor Department Hosting Apprenticeship Summit
Oct. 11, 2018 Buyer Beware of Health Insurance Phone Solicitations
September 2018
Sept. 26, 2018 State Minimum Wage to Increase Jan. 1
August 2018
Aug. 13, 2018 Labor Dept. and CUC Offer Student Work Opportunities
Aug. 1, 2018 Apprenticeship Incentive Funding Webinar Scheduled
July 2018
July 26, 2018 Labor Department Awarded $847,000 to Expand Apprenticeships
July 17, 2018 Employer Webinar on Youth in the Workforce
June 2018
June 27, 2017 ReliaMax Surety Company Placed in Liquidation
View Order
June 27, 2018 Career Launch SD and Brookings School District Provide Student Opportunities
June 21, 2018 Petition Filed to Place ReliaMax Surety Company in Liquidation
View Petition
June 5, 2018 Employer Webinar on Youth Employment Laws
May 2018
May 29, 2018 Soft Skills Training Available to Employers
May 1, 2018 Labor Law Compliance Posters Available
April 2018
April 4, 2018 Employer Webinar on Registered Apprenticeships
March 2018
March 21, 2018 Cosmetology Inspection Scam Underway in South Dakota
March 13, 2018 Employer Webinar on Unemployment Insurance System