Insurance Costs Soaring!

Insurance costs for those on individual plans are soaring, and some people are doing without Ryan Maher is a state Senator from Isabel, but is a full-time insurance agent. He says many of his customers are having sticker shock. [sc_embed_player fileurl="...

Nation’s Christmas Tree Makes Stop At Browns Valley Minnesota

The 2017 U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree is on it's way to Washington DC. It made a once and a lifetime stop in Browns Valley Sunday November 19th. It was the only stop it will make in Minnesota. The folks in Browns Valley had nice program planned including performances...

There are 47 new law enforcement officers in South Dakota.

There are 47 new law enforcement officers in South Dakota. The 165 session of the Basic Law Enforcement Certification Course concluded Friday with a commencement ceremony at the George S. Mickleson Criminal Justice Center in Pierre.  Attorney General Marty Jackley...

Codington County Drug Court Team Recipient Of Two Grants

The Codington County Drug Court team is pleased to announce that they are the recipient of two grants from the Watertown Area Community Foundation and the Greg Blow Fund. The $9000.00 from the Community Foundation and $1489.00 from the Greg Blow Fund will be used to...

Watertown United Way Director Picked As New LATI Foundation Director

Watertown, SD --  Watertown United Way Executive Director Tracy Hlavacek has been picked as the new Lake Area Technical Institute Foundation Director.   The formal announcement is expected to be made at the Festival Of Trees event this evening at LATI.  You can hear...

DSU to co-host NAIA national championship

This Nov. 17, 2017 photo provided by Dakota State University: Photo of members of the DSU men’s basketball team after the announcement that the university will co-host the 2018 and 2019 NAIA national championship. Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach Michael Larsen is...

Major Oil Spill Reported Near Amherst In Marshall County

The Keystone crude oil pipeline has leaked about five thousand barrels in a field near Amherst, in Marshall County in northeast South Dakota. The leak was reported late Thursday afternoon. Brian Walsh, a scientist manager with the ground water division of the South...