Some hearty souls in Watertown plan to jump into the water at Stokes-Thomas Lake City Park on Saturday in the Polar Plunge for Special Olympics South Dakota.
Watertown SWAT Team Activated For Escaped Inmate
An inmate that escaped from county jail is back in custody
The Watertown SWAT team was activated Wednesday afternoon after a report of an escaped Roberts County prisoner.
Madison & Mitchell Gymnastic Reign Continues
Paired Together Bulldogs & Kernels Each Repeat As State Champs
Paired together at the State Gymnastics Tournament, the Madison Bulldogs and Mitchell Kernels each took home a second consecutive state title.
Jenni Giles Takes All-Around “A” Title
Madison Freshman Dominates Individual Competition
One day after her team won their 18th state title in 21 years, Madison’s Jenni Giles racked up individual titles at the State A Gymnastics meet.
Christiensen Dominates AA Gymnastics
Mitchell's Quinci Herll Finishes 3rd All-Around
West River gymnasts dominated the individual portion of the State AA Gymnastics meet.
Mitchell Wins 2nd Straight AA Gymnastics Title
Kernels Cruise To Fourth Overall State Title
The Michell Kernels won their second consecutive State AA Gymnastics title and fourth overall championship.
Madison Wins 18th Gymnastics Title
Second Consecutive State A Title
The Madison Bulldogs win their 18th State A Gymnastics Team Title in 21 years.
Three Circuit Judge Spots Open In South Dakota
Lawmakers also look to add two more positions
South Dakota’s state court system is looking for three new circuit judges and could add two more spots if state lawmakers go along with it.
Brian Anderson Sentenced To 50 Years In Prison
Involved In Botched Drug Robbery In 2013
A Watertown teenager at the center of a botched drug robbery that ended in the shooting death of a Sioux Falls man is going to prison.
A 19-year-old Watertown man who participated in a botched robbery that resulted in the slaying of a marijuana dealer in Sioux Falls will spend 50 years in prison.
Red Cross In Need Of Blood Donations For February
Several drives to be held across Eastern South Dakota and Minnesota
The American Red Cross is always grateful for anyone who volunteers to give blood.
A Watertown teenager involved in a drug robbery that ended in murder is set to be sentenced Monday for his role in the crime.
Watertown Wins “Throwback” Game Against Brandon Valley
Arrows Win 48-41 At Pentagon
Wearing throwback uniforms the Watertown Arrows defeated Brandon Valley 48-41 at the Pentagon on Saturday night.
Authorities say as part of an ongoing multi-agency investigation, the Watertown Police Department, United States Postal Inspector and the South Dakota Division of Criminal Investigation made multiple arrests involving the use and distribution of methamphetamine.
A ticket sold in Watertown has won the $102,417 Dakota Cash jackpot.
3 People In Watertown Homeless After Fire
Firefighters responded to the fire Tuesday night on Skyline Drive
The Watertown Fire Department is investigating a house fire that left three people without a home late Tuesday night.