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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: July 11, 2020

WFR Responds to house fire

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At 1:17am Saturday morning Watertown Fire Rescue was dispatched to a house fire in the 200 block of 3rd Ave SE.  Upon arrival fire crews were met with heavy fire on a patio in the rear of the home and the fire was rapidly spreading to the inside ...

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Posted on: July 5, 2020

WFR responds to Grass Fire

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 During Watertown’s Independence Day parade, WFR got a call for a grass fire in a shelter belt at 2110 Sioux Conifer Rd. Upon arrival, WFR found grass burning along a shelter belt and heading north into adjoining landowners shelter belt...

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Posted on: July 2, 2020

WFR responds to head on collision

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Watertown Fire Rescue responded to a two vehicle head on collision at 13:29 this afternoon.  Upon arrival, found two full sized vehicles involved in collision.  The two drivers of the vehicle were out of the vehicles prior to our arrival...

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Posted on: June 29, 2020

Watertown Fire Rescue Responds to Rollover on Interstate 29

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On Monday June 29th around 10 am Watertown Fire Rescue Responded to a rollover on Interstate 29 at mile marker 187. Upon arrival on scene crews found an older van box truck pulling an enclosed trailer that had the left the roadway and entered the ditch fl...

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Posted on: June 15, 2020

WFR responds to two seperate outside fires

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WFR crews responded to two seperate outside fires. The first call came in just before 9 am for a trailer on fire next to 863 Hidden Valley Drive. Upon arrival crews found a open steel trailer with fire in the front corner of the trailer. Materials in the ...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

Watertown Fire Rescue closing stations to the public

COVID 19

With the spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) in South Dakota, Watertown Fire Rescue is taking extra precautions to protect the health and safety of our community members and first responders.

Watertown Fire Rescue has implemented additional personal protectio...

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Posted on: July 13, 2020

Drug Arrest Report 07.06.20 to 07.12.20

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Drug Arrest Report 07.06.20 to 07.12.20

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Posted on: July 13, 2020

Drug Arrests / Stolen Vehicle

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On 07/12/2020 at approximately 2:10 am, an officer made contact with the driver of a vehicle in the 200 block of 1st Street SW after observing the vehicle being operated recklessly in the residential area.

 On 07/12/2020 at approximately 2:10 am, an officer made contact with the driver of a vehicle in the 200 block of 1st Street SW after observing the vehicle being operated recklessly in the residential area. Upon making contact, the driver fled in...

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Posted on: July 6, 2020

Drug Arrest Report 06.29.20 to 07.05.20

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Drug Arrest Report 06.29.20 to 07.05.20

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Posted on: June 30, 2020

WPD Fingerprinting Service - Open

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The Watertown Police Department is once again offering fingerprinting services.

The Watertown Police Department is once again offering fingerprinting services.  The WPD reopened the lobby last week but were not open for fingerprinting.  We have since obtained a LiveScan Fingerprinting Station that will greatly enhan...

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Posted on: June 26, 2020

Updated media briefing schedule on COVID-19

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The Watertown Area Task Force will be holding their 50th and final weekly coronavirus briefing on Tuesday June 30th.

The Watertown Area Task Force will be holding their 50th and final weekly coronavirus briefing on Tuesday June 30th.  Since beginning our daily briefings on March 19th we have seen our local Covid-19 situation stabilize.  We have also se...

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Posted on: July 13, 2020

West Nile Prevention Program - Mosquito Spraying Alerts

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Click the link below to see upcoming spraying events:

www.watertownsd.us/mosquitoalert

To receive mosquito spraying notifications by email and/or a text message:

1.   Go to: www.watertownsd.us/notifyme

2.   Enter your email address and click...

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Posted on: February 3, 2020

Scam Alert

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During the weekend of February 1st and 2nd, the Watertown Police Department took two reports in which our citizens had money extorted from them.

During the weekend of February 1st and 2nd, the Watertown Police Department took two reports in which our citizens had money extorted from them. In both instances, the victims received a telephone call. The number displayed on caller ID in both occurrence...

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Posted on: July 13, 2020

Drug Arrests / Stolen Vehicle

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 On 07/12/2020 at approximately 2:10 am, an officer made contact with the driver of a vehicle in the 200 block of 1st Street SW after observing the vehicle being operated recklessly in the residential area. Upon making contact, the driver fled in...

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Posted on: June 30, 2020

WPD Fingerprinting Service - Open

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The Watertown Police Department is once again offering fingerprinting services.  The WPD reopened the lobby last week but were not open for fingerprinting.  We have since obtained a LiveScan Fingerprinting Station that will greatly enhan...

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Posted on: June 26, 2020

Updated media briefing schedule on COVID-19

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The Watertown Area Task Force will be holding their 50th and final weekly coronavirus briefing on Tuesday June 30th.  Since beginning our daily briefings on March 19th we have seen our local Covid-19 situation stabilize.  We have also se...

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Posted on: February 3, 2020

Scam Alert

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During the weekend of February 1st and 2nd, the Watertown Police Department took two reports in which our citizens had money extorted from them. In both instances, the victims received a telephone call. The number displayed on caller ID in both occurrence...

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Posted on: July 13, 2020

Yard Waste Containers Are Available

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 Yard Waste Containers Are Available

The City of Watertown has containers for sale that can be used to store and dispose of yard waste. These containers have wheels and attached lids.&...

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Posted on: July 12, 2020

The Week of Monday, July 13, 2020 Recycle Route A is Collected and Ordering Containers

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Public Service Announcement

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Recycle Update

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Posted on: July 9, 2020

Free Compost for Watertown Residents with Municipal Utilities Bill

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 Watertown Regional Landfill

Compost Available 2020

Each residence of the City of Watertown is entitled to 2 free tons of compost annually with a Municipal Utility bill.  Please bring your resi...

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Posted on: July 10, 2020

2020 Mill & Overlay Project

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

The Watertown Street Division will begin the annual street milling and asphalt overlay project at approximately 7 AM on Tuesday, July 14th, 2020.  The project locations include:

  • 11th St. E. from Hwy. 212 to 3rd Ave. N.
  • 12th Ave...
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Posted on: July 13, 2020

Sump Pumps Prohibited From Discharging to Sanitary Sewer

Sump Pump Variance

Sump pump water is prohibited from being discharged to the sanitary sewer.  It is imperative that sump pump water be directed to your yard, street curb and gutter, or another acceptable location.Sump pump flows have a significant impact on the se...

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Posted on: June 17, 2020

Mobile Printing Now Available

The library now has mobile printing on our website! http://watlib.org/How to:1.) Submit print jobs from library’s website.2.) Call 882-6220 to arrange for payment and curbside pickup.3.) Payment options: Card payments, cash through the book drop...

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