September 22, 2017

Employment Opportunity: Mechanic

The Fall River County Highway Department is accepting applications for a Mechanic. This job requires that the applicant possess a Class “A” C.D.L.  For more information call 605-745-5137. Submit applications to the Fall River County Courthouse, 906 N River St, or the Fall river County Highway Department office, 27518 Cascade Rd. Open until filled.  See employment page for application.

Courthouse Closed – Labor Day

The Fall River County Courthouse will be closed Monday, September 4th, in observance of Labor Day. Regular hours will resume Tuesday, September 5th.

Fire – July 22nd to 24th

Monday July 24th – Chilson Fire 4 miles south of Minnekahta Junction is currently listed at 10 acres, State and local crews are on scene

Saturday July 22nd – Negabauer Fire 3  miles north of Ardmore burned 36 acres, it is out.


Employment Opportunity: 24/7 Tech

24/7 Tech (part-time): The Fall River County Sheriff’s Office is accepting applications for two 24/7 Tech positions. Duties include administering PBTs and UAs, data entry into computer system.  Hours are early morning and early evening. Starting Wage: $13.00/hour, no benefits. See employment page for application.  Open until filled.

Fires – July 2nd

The Brady Fire is ongoing, fire is 172 acres.  State crews are still on scene. Fire is putting up some smoke.

The Downen Fire along SD Highway 79 is out, fire was  .25 acres.

The Provo Fire south of Provo is out, fire was 18.59 acres.

The Camp Creek Fire located 12 miles west of Ardmore  is out, fire was 17.9 acres.

The Skinny Fire located 10 miles west of Ardmore is out, fire was 0.5 acres.