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Posted on: September 1, 2017

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Posted on: September 1, 2017

Downtown

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Watertown’s historic downtown has everything you need including delicious local restaurants, unique shopping, beautiful art, and much more. Visit downtown Watertown to enjoy the many amenities and discover the unique history!

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Posted on: September 1, 2017

Terrry Redlin Center

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Watertown is the home of Terry Redlin, the award-winning artist that is famously known for his outdoor and wildlife themed paintings. Watertown houses the Terry Redlin Center which is popular tourist site right off I-29.

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Posted on: January 15, 2020

WFR respondes to a business fire

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WFR was called to a structural fire at 0212 am today, Jan 15, 2020 at 1505 5 St SE. The business was Four Seasons Small Engine Repair. Upon arrival WFR found the structure to be complete engulfed in fire. The windows and doors were already broken out from...

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Posted on: January 10, 2020

WFR Responds to chimney fire

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Watertown Fire Engines 4, Medic 5, Battalion 1, and Engine 3 responded to 517 20th Ave NW for a possible chimney fire. Upon arrival, crews made entry into the home and used a chimney stick to smother any fire in the chimney area. An evaluation of the surr...

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Posted on: January 9, 2020

Watertown Fire Rescue responds to fatal traffic accident

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Watertown Fire Rescue responded to SD Highway 20 between 167th and 168th St. Thursday January 9th at approximately 5:25 pm for a 2 vehicle accident with multiple people injured.  Watertown Fire Rescue initially responded with 1 engine, 2 ambulanc...

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Posted on: January 7, 2020

WFR responds to two seperate motor vehicle accidents

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On January 7, 2020, at approximately 7:50AM, WFR responded to two separate motor vehicle accidents. The first accident was two vehicle accident located near the intersection of 16th Street and HWY212 by Morton Buildings. Watertown Ambulance transported on...

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Posted on: December 26, 2019

WFR responds to a corn dryer fire

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At approximately 8am on December 26, 2019, WFR responded to a corn dryer that had started on fire and spread into the bin holding approximately 12,000 bushels of corn. Engine One and Tender One responded with three crew members. Once on scene, the crew co...

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Posted on: November 24, 2019

Watertown Fire Rescue responds to Fire at McDonalds I29

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Early Yesterday afternoon, Watertown Fire Rescue responded to a phone in Fire alarm at the McDonalds I29.  Upon arrival, all occupants and staff had self-evacuated after one of the main grills had caught on fire.  Staff had expired an ex...

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Posted on: March 20, 2019

WFR Responds to 3 Vehicle Accident

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At around 1700 hours yesterday afternoon, WFR responded to a 3 vehicle accident at the corner of 5th St. and 1st Ave. SE.   Watertown Fire Rescue responded with 2 ambulances and a Rescue Truck.   WFR transported 2 injured patients to Pra...

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Posted on: January 14, 2020

Monday, January 20th Solid Waste Collection Will Be On Friday, January 17th

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If your solid waste and recycling is normally collected on Monday it will not be collected on Monday, January 20th 2020.  It will be collected on Friday, January 17th.  (Please set your containers out on Thursday evening January 16th to ...

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Posted on: January 13, 2020

Drug Arrest Report 01.06.20 to 01.12.20

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Posted on: January 13, 2020

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Posted on: October 19, 2019

Snow Removal Procedures & Policies

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

The Watertown Street Department would like to remind citizens of the snow removal procedures and policies for the City of Watertown. 

When a snowfall of 2” or more occurs in our community, the Street Superintendent will issue ...

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Posted on: January 16, 2020

The Week of Friday, January 17 through Thursday, January 23, 2020 Recycle Route B is Collected

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Recycle Update & Food Containers

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Posted on: October 19, 2019

Snow Removal Procedures & Policies

Watertown Street Department

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

The Watertown Street Department would like to remind citizens of the snow removal procedures and policies for the City of Watertown. 

When a snowfall of 2” or more occurs in our community, the Street Superintendent w...

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Posted on: October 18, 2019

Digging Deadline For Digging In City Streets

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

Every October, the Watertown Street Department asks contractors to discontinue digging in city streets due to the seasonal closure of the asphalt hot mix plant.

Starting Oct. 25, 2019, through May 1st, 2020, only emergency si...

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Posted on: November 6, 2019

Temporary Sump Pump Variance

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As of October 15th, any home or business that needs to continue operating a sump pump discharging clear water may request a variance to discharge to the sanitary sewer. The temporary variance is normally from October 15th to April 15th and must be renewed...

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