May 24, 2018

Employment Opportunity – Sheriff’s Deputy

The Fall River County Sheriff’s Office is accepting applications for a county deputy. Candidates must be able to think and act quickly under pressure; remain calm in stressful situations; demonstrate ethical behavior; pass a background and drug test; be physically able to perform job functions.

Starting wage is $14.50/hour (uncertified), $16.50/hour (SD state certified). Training and certification provided and required for continued employment.  Shifts may vary and may include weekend, overnight and holiday hours.  Benefits include paid health & dental insurance; vacation, holiday, and sick leave; and South Dakota Retirement. Submit Law Enforcement Applications to the Sheriff’s Office, 906 N. River St., Hot Springs, SD. Position open until filled.

Check out employment page for application

Vote Early!

Absentee voting for the 2018 Primary election has begun!  In Fall River County you may vote at the Fall River County Courthouse from now to June 4th.  Please bring a photo ID with you. The Fall River County Courthouse is open 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday (closed Memorial Day).

Absentee voters can also apply for a ballot by mail.  This form must be filled out and mailed to the Auditor’s Office:

Fall River County Auditor
906 N River St
Hot Springs, SD 57747

Those wishing to register or change their voter registration information have until May 21st.

For more information contact the Auditor’s office as 605-745-5130.

 

Employment Opportunity: Secretary

The Fall River County State’s Attorney’s Office is accepting applications for a permanent full-time clerical/secretary. Applicant must have excellent customer service, computer, and typing, written and verbal communication skills. Preferred if applicant is familiar with Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc. Work day is 8:00am to 5:00pm Monday through Friday. Starting Salary is $10.00-12.00/hour (DOE). Position has full benefits: health insurance, SD retirement, annual & sick leave. Submit applications to the State’s Attorney, 906 N. River St. Ste. 301, Hot Springs, SD. For more information call: 605-745-3866. Deadline is May 25, 2018

 

See employment page for application

Taxes Due – April 30th

First half property taxes, as well as, all special assessments are due by April 30th.

In addition, all taxes under $50 are due and payable in full on or before April 30th.  Please bring your tax payment stubs with you or include them in your envelope if you are paying by mail. If you would like a tax receipt, please include a self-addressed stamped envelope. Tax payments MUST be postmarked by April 30th, or interest is automatically applied. Please notify our office of any changes to your mailing address.

Fall River County Treasurer
906 N. River St.
Hot Springs, SD 57747

For more information contact the treasurer’s office at 605-745-5145.

Statewide Tornado Drill

The Annual Statewide Tornado Drill is at 9:00am MST, Wednesday, April 25th.