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SF East Sweeps Watertown in Legion Baseball

SF East Sweeps Watertown in Legion Baseball

SIOUX FALLS, SD… SF East swept a doubleheader from Watertown Tuesday night at Harmodon Park. Nick Kemper had a 2-run double in the 4th inning of game one to break it open as East went on to win 8-3. Jacob Tisher had a 2-run single for Post 17. East then won the nightcap 10-9. Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports…

Someone You Should Know: Watertown Couple Celebrates 90th Birthdays

WATERTOWN, S.D. – Verlyn and Bud Drayer have 11 great-grand children and plenty of stories to tell, and now they have something more to smile about. The couple is celebrating their 90th birthdays. It’s hard to believe there was a time when these two weren’t one. Verlyn and Bud were freshmen classmates in high school, but they didn’t become anything…

Watertown Hardware Store to Close After a Century in Business

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.- After 114 years in business, a popular fixture in downtown Watertown will be closing its doors. KDLT’s Miranda Paige spoke with the owner about why now is the time to close as he looks back on his time in business. If you’ve been to Mahowald’s Hardware, you’ll remember the sound of the squeaky floorboards. A way for…

Out and About with Addie: Week of July 16

  What a fun series of events to celebrate mid-summer here in the Sioux Empire. Everything you need to know for those flying solo or with friends to those who can’t wait to get out with the family, Addie Graham-Kramer, president of The Event Company has details for you! Wednesday, July 18, 2018 – 25th Annual Hot Summer Nites, Sioux Falls …

SF East Sweeps Watertown in Legion Baseball

SF East Sweeps Watertown in Legion Baseball

SIOUX FALLS, SD… Sioux Falls East trailed most of game 1 against Watertown Wednesday night as Blake Holden and Brennan Gabriel each had 2 RBI singles. But East rallied late to get a 9-8 win in game one and then swept the doubleheader with a 10-0 win in the nightcap. Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: Legion…

Watertown Woman Given Jail Time, Fine for Elder Abuse

PIERRE, S.D. – A Watertown woman has been ordered to serve about two months in jail and pay nearly $26,000 in restitution in an elder financial abuse case. The attorney general’s office says 60-year-old Barbara Lingenfelter used her mother’s assets for personal gain and failed to provide for her mother’s nursing care while having power of attorney. Lingenfelter pleaded guilty…

Melting Snow Creates Flood Conditions

WATERTOWN, S.D.- Now that it’s starting to warm up, that means all the snow and ice from this long winter is melting. This is causing some flooding in South Dakota, especially in Watertown at Lake Kampeska. The lake is 32 inches above full right now. While this is only minor flooding, it’s causing headaches for some residents. Dennis Stolberg has…

3 Arrested in Connection with Fatal Stabbing in Watertown

WATERTOWN, S.D.- It’s quiet now, but Monday night this neighborhood on the Southwest side of town had emergency responders on the scene outside of a residence. “Law enforcement got a call of a stabbing that had occurred at the 900 block of 39th Street Southwest,” said Watertown Sheriff, Brad Howell. The stabbing victim, 28-year-old Christopher Spotts, was taken to the hospital…

Watertown Residents Make An Ice Rink On Lake Kampeska

Watertown, S.D.- Folks in Watertown are taking advantage of the winter cold to turn frozen Lake Kampeska into an outdoor ice rink. “This is like a once in a lifetime opportunity to own a 1967 Zamboni, that doesn’t come along very often so we took a chance and had some fun with it,” says Liam Culhane Culhane and his friend…

Out and About with Addie: Week of 1/29

Watertown is among the hubs this week for events - but it is busy throughout the Sioux Empire!

From taking better care of our hearts to celebrating good fashion and food for a great cause, you’re going to want to check out these events this week across the Sioux Empire. President of The Event Company, Addie Graham-Kramer is back in with a few fun picks. Tuesday, January 30 – Go Red for Women, Sioux Falls Thursday, February 1…

Man Charged For Fatally Shooting Roommate

Watertown, S.D.- Police were called to this home in northwest Watertown overnight. They found the body of 30-year-old Seth Murray.  He had been shot in the head.  The man who called police is Murray’s roommate, 30-year-old Donald Herron. He was arrested and charged with 1st degree manslaughter and reckless discharge of a firearm. Police believe alcohol played a role in…