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One dead after tractor rollover in Brookings County

6-18-21 @BrentNathaniel [email protected] BROOKINGS, S.D. (GoWatertown.net) — One man is dead after a tractor rollover in Brookings…

Health officials continue to urge people to get their COVID shot

6-18-21 PIERRE, S.D. (WNAX) — Covid-19 vaccinations are widely available in South Dakota but the pace of…

One dead in three-vehicle crash in Belle Fourche

6-18-21 BELLE FOURCHE, S.D. (News Release) — One person died Wednesday afternoon in a three-vehicle crash in…

Glacial Lakes Humane Society chosen as next stop on Jordan’s Way Tour

6-18-21 @BrentNathaniel [email protected] WATERTOWN, S.D. (GoWatertown.net) — The Glacial Lakes Humane Society has been chosen as a…

Prioritizing infrastructure spending taking shape in SD

6-18-21 CHAMBERLAIN, S.D. (AP) — Infrastructure spending in the next year was a priority in this year’s…

Senators would stop ‘micropolitan’ label for 144 US cities

6-18-21 Some lawmakers are trying to stop 144 American cities from losing their designations as “metropolitan areas.”…

South Dakota virus cases drop, health officials warn of fall resurgence

6-18-21 SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota health officials warned that despite coronavirus cases declining to…

Holien ready to champion Watertown

6-17-21 WATERTOWN, S.D.–Ried Holien scored a convincing win this week in Watertown’s race for mayor. Holien gained…

Watertown to see two commercial airlines beginning next month

6-17-21 WATERTOWN, S.D.–There’s an old saying that competition is typically good for the consumer, and that seems…

Familiar names re-joining the Watertown City Council

6-17-21 WATERTOWN, S.D.–There will be familiar names re-joining the Watertown City Council next month. Former councilmen Randy…