City employees given awards

City employees given awards

November 14, 2017 Article originally appeared in the October 26, 2017 issue of the Volga Tribune. Reprinted with permission. The employees of the city of Volga were presented Gold Level and Platinum Level Read More
SD Elected Officials Workshop

SD Elected Officials Workshop

July 19, 2017 The Elected Officials Workshop provides a basic course on local government for officials who assume office in the spring.  Current city officials who wish to brush up on their knowledge of Read More
SD Finance Officers’ School

SD Finance Officers’ School

June 7, 2017 Finance Officers’ School is an educational training program for all Governmental Finance Officers, Assistant Finance Officers, Clerks, Treasurers, and other interested individuals.   Agenda and Registration will be posted when available. Read More
South Dakota Human Resource School

South Dakota Human Resource School

June 6, 2017 …of the 310 municipalities in South Dakota, less than 15 have full time professional Human Resource personnel.  Most HR duties are added responsibilities for existing city staff.  This training will Read More
SDMEA seeking Director of Municipal Electric Services

SDMEA seeking Director of Municipal Electric Services

July 14, 2016 South Dakota Municipal Electric Association is seeking applicants for the position of Director of Municipal Electric Services. Duties include providing association director services to SD municipalities which own and operate Read More
South Dakota finance officers eligible for “Finance Officer of the Year” award

South Dakota finance officers eligible for “Finance Officer of the Year” award

April 11, 2016 South Dakota Municipal League is now accepting nominations for the 2016-2017 Finance Officer of the Year award. All nominations must be submitted in writing by May 1, 2016. The award Read More
McLaughlin officials inducted into Municipal Hall of Fame

McLaughlin officials inducted into Municipal Hall of Fame

January 4, 2016 Congratulations to McLaughlin Finance Officer Della Hauck and Utility Manager Lornie Hach for their recent inductions into the South Dakota Municipal League Hall of Fame. The SDML Hall of Fame honors Read More
Parker Finance Officer retiring

Parker Finance Officer retiring

December 3, 2015 After 15 years serving as finance officer for the city of Parker, SD, Jeanne Duchscher will retire December 31. “Jeanne has been a great asset for the city of Parker,” said Read More
Long-time Madison electric superintendent retires

Long-time Madison electric superintendent retires

May 2, 2015 After 40 years of service to the city of Madison, SD, Dennis Poppen retired as electric superintendent May 1. Colleagues, friends and family celebrated his retirement in late April with an Read More
Recognize outstanding city officials and programs with special awards

Recognize outstanding city officials and programs with special awards

April 2, 2015 Every day, city officials throughout our customer communities do outstanding work that promotes and improves the local quality of life. Each year, state municipal associations in South Dakota, Minnesota and Read More