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In Touch 7/22/24

The folks from the upcoming Groton “Sip and Shop” join us to talk about the event…

In Touch 7/19/24

Wayne Sorrentino with the 40/8 join us to talk about an upcoming event in Aberdeen and more…

Gubernatorial candidate Jamie Smith comments on raise announcement for correctional officers

(WNAX – Yankton, SD) South Dakota Governor Kristi Noem approved immediate raises for correctional officers, from twenty dollars an hour to twenty-three dollars and as much as twenty eight dollars an hour.

That was to plug the growing number of vacancies.

Democratic Governor candidate Jamie Smith of Sioux Falls says it’s a first step…

Smith says all correction workers deserve higher pay…

Smith says the overall mission of the Department of Corrections needs a closer examination….

Corrections Department Secretary Kellie Wasko told a legislative committee last week that they had over one hundred thirty vacant jobs of the five hundred some corrections officers.

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In Touch 7/23/24

The folks from Casa or Court Appointed Children’s Advocate join us to talk about the organization’s needs…