On its final day of full service Friday, the Job Service office in Hamilton is having a "Thank You" day at their office.

State budget cutbacks have eliminated job service offices throughout Montana, and the Hamilton office is one of them, with services absorbed by the Missoula Job Service office.

The Hamilton office on Old Corvallis Road, north of the Ravalli County Fairgrounds, will have "Customer Appreciation Day" Friday, October 20. From 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., the staff will have free refreshments, including cake and coffee and tea.

According to a news release, full services for the Hamilton office will be provided through October 20. The final days of operation through October 31st will be for liquidating all office equipment and furnishings. For more information, call 363-1822.

Job Service Missoula will be assisting in this transition period and their telephone number is (406) 728-7060.