Holien ready to champion Watertown


WATERTOWN, S.D.–Ried Holien scored a convincing win this week in Watertown’s race for mayor.

Holien gained about 71-percent of the vote in an emphatic victory over Mayor Sarah Caron….

Holien’s job as mayor will be a part-time position, as incoming City Manager Amanda Mack will run the day-to-day operations of Watertown city government.

That means Holien will take on more of a public relations role, selling Watertown to potential new businesses and people.

It’s a role he’s very comfortable with…

As Caron prepares to leave office, she looks back at some of the big accomplishments during her time as mayor.   At the top of that list is….

Holien takes over as Watertown mayor early next month.