Local Student Finalist in National Competition

DES MOINES, IOWA (July 17, 2017) – From more than 150-thousand student members of the National Speech & Debate Association (NSDA), we are proud to recognize the top finalists in the world’s largest academic competition. The National Speech & Debate Tournament...

Mayoral Pay Reduction On City Council Agenda Tonight

Watertown, SD --  Among items on the Watertown City Council this evening is Resolution No. 17-21 that would lower the salary of Mayor Sarah Caron from the current 80,487 dollars yearly to 69,360 dollars.  The salary change, if approved by the council tonight, would be...

Having Fun In The Sand

The Sand Guys International performed a piece of sand art Saturday during the annual Cookin On Kampeska event at Watertown.  The two world renowned sand sculptors decided to combine their talents to create professional sand sculpture.  Together, Rusty Croft and Kirk...

Drought Topic At Governor’s Ag Summit

It wasn’t on the program, but drought dominated the discussions at the Governor’s Ag Summit in Aberdeen.   South Dakota Lt. Governor Matt Michels says they have mobilized the Drought Task Force and are working with the financial community to find ways to keep...

Drought Worsening Across South Dakota

Drought conditions have expanded across South Dakota, with 72% of the state in Moderate Drought, 42% in Severe Drought and 11% in Extreme Drought. Click the image below to visit the Drought Monitor website for South Dakota specifically. This product updates weekly on...

Dr. Jeff Danielson Presides Over First School Board Meeting

Watertown’s new school Superintendent Dr. Jeff Danielson presided over his first school board meeting last evening.  In an interview with KXLG news Dr. Danielson said he had a good feeling coming into the district. [sc_embed_player fileurl="...