Hoftiezer Real Estate Another Locally Owned Business

Our guest this week on our live and local series on KXLG is Greg Hoftiezer with Hoftiezer Real Estate Watertown.   The locally owned real estate company has been a mainstay in real estate for 50 years and going strong. We sat down with Greg recently. [sc_embed_player...

Florence Woman Dies From Auto Injuries

33 year old Amanda Hagen of Florence has died from injuries she sustained in an vehicle accident at Florence over the weekend.  Hagen was the driver of a car that was northbound on 444th Avenue in Florence Saturday morning about 12:15 a.m. when her vehicle veered past...

1st Avenue NW Railroad Crossing Closure Project Gets Underway Monda

Construction on 1st Avenue NW from 3rd Street to Kemp Avenue will begin on Monday, July 24th, 2017.  The project consists of removing the existing at grade railroad crossing with 1st Avenue NW.  A cul-de-sac style turn-a-round will be constructed on the east side of...

Senate To Hold Obamacare Repeal Vote Next Week

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says the Senate will “vote sometime in the near future” on repealing the Affordable Care Act. That came after a number of republican Senators said they would not support the current plan.  South Dakota Senator John Thune says...

Aero Trailers Completes Purchase Of New Location In Watertown

WATERTOWN, S.D. – Aero Trailers has completed the purchase of its new location, Watertown Development Company recently announced. The purchase is part of a $540,000 expansion project. Randy Jewel and Kevin Geiger are the owners of Aero Trailers. Prior to manufacturing...

U.S. Airplane Tracking Technology Unchanged Since World War 2

Anyone with a smart phone has a better grasp on the exact location of aircraft than U.S. air traffic controllers. Technology upgrades in aviation would pay immediate dividends. Former North Dakota Senator Byron Dorgan is part of a group pushing to replace some...