Watertown PD limiting face to face contact during pandemic; Caron has reminder for parents about children (Audio)

April 1, 2020
Mike Tanner

WATERTOWN, S.D.—Police departments are changing the way they conduct their business during this coronavirus pandemic.

Nic Ahmann is a public information officer with Watertown police…

People holing up in their homes trying to avoid social contact can lead to an increase in mental health issues.

Ahmann says they haven’t seen that in Watertown though…

Mayor Sarah Caron reminds people that although air travel has suffered greatly the past few weeks, Watertown Regional Airport remains open for business….

And the mayor has a reminder for parents about their kids playing in larger groups…

Codington County has five positive cases of COVID-19, one of those being Sanford Clinic Dr. William Devine, who chose to self-identify that he has the virus.