September 26, 2023

RR Crossing Closed – Edgemont

The SD Highway 471 railroad crossing south of Edgemont will be closed September 5th & 6th. There will be a detour for local and emergency vehicles. However, adjusting travel plans to avoid those days or this route would be best for those who are able.


Courthouse Closed – Labor Day

The Fall River County courthouse will be closed in observance of Labor Day on Monday September 4th, 2023. The courthouse will resume normal hours on Tuesday September 5th, 2023

Weather Forecast Zone Changes

The NWS Weather Forecast Office in Rapid City is making some changes to the Public Weather Forecast zones in our area. The purpose of these changes is to provide more accurate headlines for winter and non-precipitation hazards. These changes will go into effect September 19th. See NWS article for more information:


Highway mechanic needed

The Fall River County Highway Department is seeking to fill a full-time Mechanic position with Full Benefits. Starting wage is $20-21/HR DOE. A successful applicant must possess the knowledge, skills and abilities to work on and maintain Highway Equipment and must possess a valid South Dakota CDL Class A License. Please apply at the Fall River County Highway Department office at 27518 Cascade Rd, Hot Springs, SD 57747 or call 605-745-5137. OPEN UNTIL FILLED.

Employment Opportunity: Administrative Assistant

The Fall River County Extension/4H office is seeking an administrative assistant. Applicants must be able to mutli-task, have excellent customer service, organizational, computer and written/verbal communications skills. Starting salary is $15.00-$16.00 (DOE). Work day is from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday. Position has full benefits: health insurance, SD retirement, annual & sick leave.


See employment page for more information and application

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