City Council Gives Thumbs Down To Goss Grant

By a vote of 6 to 3 and one alderman not voting, the Watertown City Council said a resounding no to a request by the Friends Of The Goss to approve a 150,000 dollar grant to help keep the Goss Opera House operational. Despite impassioned pleas Aldermen Josh Weyh, Brad...

South Dakota Makes History In Supreme Court

  WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court sounded concerned Tuesday about doing away with a rule that has meant shoppers don't always get charged sales tax when they hit "checkout" online. The justices were hearing arguments in a case that deals with how businesses...

Terex to Invest in New Manufacturing Facility for Terex Utilities

    Watertown, S.D. (April 17, 2018) – Terex Utilities, a leading manufacturer of equipment for the global electric utility industry based in Watertown, S.D., has announced plans to consolidate its Watertown manufacturing operations into a single state-of-the-art...

City Council To Decide Fate Of Goss Opera House

Watertown, SD -- Recently, the Watertown Community Foundation Board awarded a $150,000 grant to the Friends of the Goss Foundation to help purchase the Goss building. The foundation is hoping the City will partner with them on the venture by matching the $150,000 WACF...

I-29 Reopens from Watertown to Sioux Falls

The South Dakota Department of Transportation is reporting that I-29 from Watertown to Sioux Falls, SD has reopened as of 9am this morning.  Drivers are reminded that the roadway is still snow packed and slippery and they should take there time and do not use cruise...

City Council Approves ADI Great Lakes Jet Express

The Watertown City Council gave unanimous approval to a recommendation by the Watertown Airport Board this morning to keep ADI Great Lakes Jet Express as Watertown’s air passenger carrier.  The latest option will include service to both Minneapolis, Watertown, Pierre,...

Storm To Impact Area

...MAJOR STORM TO IMPACT THE REGION... Traverse-Big Stone-Marshall-Roberts-Day-Spink-Clark-Codington- Grant-Hamlin-Deuel- Including the cities of Wheaton, Ortonville, Britton, Sisseton, Webster, Redfield, Clark, Watertown, Milbank, Hayti, and Clear Lake 1138 PM CDT...

Codington County Courthouse Remodel Bids Opened

Mills Construction was the apparent low bidder for the Codington County Courthouse remodel. Commissioner Lee Gabel, who also chairs the Codington County Justice Advisory Committee breaks out the bids that were opened yesterday at a special meeting of the Codington...