Today is State Employee Recognition Day in South Dakota.
The day is an excellent opportunity to express appreciation to state employees at a time when their dedication is even more valued and appreciated.
South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard says state employees impact the lives of everyone.
He adds that although legislators and elected officials make the headlines, the real pride of South Dakota is state employees. He adds that many critical employees in Pierre most often go unnoticed.
Daugaard encourages everyone to thank a state employee and share in their passion for the great state of South Dakota.