Watertown United Way Director Picked As New LATI Foundation Director

Watertown, SD --  Watertown United Way Executive Director Tracy Hlavacek has been picked as the new Lake Area Technical Institute Foundation Director.   The formal announcement is expected to be made at the Festival Of Trees event this evening at LATI.  You can hear...

DSU to co-host NAIA national championship

This Nov. 17, 2017 photo provided by Dakota State University: Photo of members of the DSU men’s basketball team after the announcement that the university will co-host the 2018 and 2019 NAIA national championship. Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach Michael Larsen is...

Major Oil Spill Reported Near Amherst In Marshall County

The Keystone crude oil pipeline has leaked about five thousand barrels in a field near Amherst, in Marshall County in northeast South Dakota. The leak was reported late Thursday afternoon. Brian Walsh, a scientist manager with the ground water division of the South...

Clayton Appointed State Epidemiologist

PIERRE, S.D. – Secretary of Health Kim Malsam-Rysdon announced today that Dr. Joshua Clayton will serve as South Dakota’s next state epidemiologist. Clayton replaces Dr. Lon Kightlinger who retired earlier this month after serving 20 years with the Department.  ...

Missouri River Bridge Replacement Being Considered At Pierre

City leaders in Pierre and Fort Pierre will have some joint decisions to make in the next few years as plans come together to replace the vehicle bridge across the Missouri River. Fort Pierre Mayor Gloria Hanson recently attended a planning meeting for the bridge. ...

Watertown Man Arrested On Child Pornography Charges In Watertown

On November 15, 2017, The South Dakota Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force and Watertown Police Department executed a search warrant at a Watertown residence in the 700 block of Arrow Ave NE. The search warrant was a result of an investigation into the...