United States Supreme Court Grants State’s Petition to Review

PIERRE, S.D. - Attorney General Marty Jackley announced today that the United States Supreme Court has granted the State’s petition for a writ of certiorari filed in State of South Dakota v. Wayfair, Overstock and Newegg. dl1 "South Dakota is leading the nation to...

Arrest Made In Early Morning Shooting

UPDATE: 1/12/18 9:20am The Watertown Police Department has arrested and charged Donald Vincent Herron, 30 of Watertown with 1st Degree Manslaughter and Reckless discharge of a firearm. He is currently being held at the Codington County Detention Center on a $100,000...

WFR Called To Mount Hope Cemetery

January 11, 2018 at 7:18, WFR responded to reported fire at Mount Hope Cemetery 1300 11th St NE. The cemetery grounds crew was thawing the ground, in doing so they had used a piece of plywood to block the wind. The piece of plywood ended up blowing over and starting...

Plans For New Watertown Ice Arena Nearing Completion

photos are original sketches of potential look of ice arena Watertown, SD -- Watertown Mayor Sarah Caron says the city is still on two parallel paths looking for the right location for a new ice arena.  She said the Watertown Mall and city architects are both working...