Council will again seek bids for baler building

By Travis Gulbrandson travis.gulbrandson@plaintalk.net The Vermillion City Council moved to rebid the project to construct a replacement baler building for the landfill at its regular meeting Monday night. Under the option the council approved, awarding and rebidding the project will take place around October, with construction happening next year. City … Read Article

Governor’s awards ceremony to be held Sept. 9

Lori Kober of Vermillion is award recipient Gov. Dennis Daugaard will recognize individuals and employers for their contributions to the rehabilitation and employment of South Dakotans with disabilities during a ceremony next month at the Capitol. The South Dakota Board of Vocational Rehabilitation and the Department of Human Services announced … Read Article

Gutierrez
 is Sanford Vermillion
 2013 PRIDE Employee of the Month

Monica Gutierrez, CNA, Sanford Care Center Vermillion, was selected as the Sanford Vermillion August 2013 PRIDE Employee of the Month. She has been employed here since November 2012. Nominations for Gutierrez included the following comments: Personalized Service: Monica always knows just how the residents like to be helped, she knows … Read Article

Partners in Policymaking deadline draws near

Partners in Policymaking is a leadership-training program for self-advocates and parents of children with disabilities. It provides state-of-the-art knowledge about disability issues and builds the competencies necessary to become advocates who can effectively influence system change. South Dakota Advocacy Services is currently seeking applications from interested people who have disabilities … Read Article