WATERBURY, Conn. (AP) — A trove of paintings and other artwork found in an abandoned barn has turned out to be worth millions.
Notified by a contractor, Waterbury auto mechanic Jared Whipple retrieved the dirt-covered pieces in 2017 from a dumpster containing materials from a barn in Watertown.
WATERTOWN, S.D. (AP) — A camper that came unhooked from a pickup hitch caused sparks that ignited a grassfire Saturday in Watertown, authorities said.
Watertown Fire Rescue was called to the scene about 1:10 p.m.
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WATERTOWN, S.D. (AP) — Police in Watertown were called to a downtown fire station early Tuesday on a report of an armed man who appeared to be intoxicated and was threatening to take his own life.
WATERTOWN, S.D. (AP) — The man accused of trying to kidnap a child while he was working at the Menards in Watertown has been convicted by a jury.
Peter Groenhoff, 39, of Canby, Minnesota was found guilty of second-degree kidnapping Thursday, KSFY-TV reported.
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota airport officials are working on their plans to spend an estimated $16.4 million in federal infrastructure funding.
Airport managers can submit their projects to the Federal Aviation Administration for review in the coming weeks.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A New York mother and son have been charged with theft in aiding the disappearance of a laptop belonging to the staff of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi during the Jan. 6 insurrection after the FBI initially raided a home 4,500 miles away in Alaska, looking for the computer.
WATERTOWN, S.D. (AP) — A Watertown woman has pleaded not guilty to felony charges in the death of a toddler who was in her care.
A Codington County grand jury indicted 30-year-old Amanda Walder on one count of second-degree murder, two counts of first-degree manslaughter and aggravated battery.
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SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A former South Dakota lawmaker who helped ban smoking in bars and restaurants and served as House majority leader died this week.
Bob Faehn, who was 63, died from cancer on Monday, according to his family.
JEFFERSON, Wis. (AP) — Three people have died in a multi-vehicle crash on Interstate 94 in Jefferson County early Wednesday, according to sheriff's officials.
Jefferson County Sheriff Paul Milbrath said that about 4 a.m.
MOORHEAD, Minn. (AP) — Authorities say an 18-year-old Minnesota man was arrested Tuesday in connection with a 2019 homicide in eastern South Dakota.
Clay County, Minnesota, Sheriff Mark Empting says the Moorhead man is being held on a first degree murder charge out of Watertown, South Dakota.
WATERTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — Lawmakers in Watertown voted to keep retail marijuana shops from opening in the northern New York city.
The city council opted Watertown out of New York's new marijuana legalization law after a marathon public hearing Monday night, according to WWNY-TV.
WATERTOWN, S.D. (AP) — A Watertown woman is facing charges after a toddler was found unconscious while in day care and later died at a Sioux Falls hospital.
According to police, the 16-month-old child, who was not identified, suffered “injuries consistent with abuse.” First responders were dispatched to an in-home day care in Watertown Wednesday and rushed the child to Prairie Lakes Hospital.
OGALLALA, Neb. (AP) — A South Dakota man died and his wife was hurt in a crash on Interstate 80 in western Nebraska, the Nebraska State Patrol reported.
WATERTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — The Watertown City Council is expected to move to keep marijuana dispensaries from opening up in the city now that the state has legalized recreational use of the drug.
The City Council last month called for a law to be drafted that would ban the sale and distribution of marijuana in Watertown.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Eight Republicans are facing off in a special election primary for the right to run for an open state Assembly seat.
Steve Kauffeld, Spencer Zimmerman, Jenifer Quimby, Nick Krueger, Cathy Ann Houchin, Nathan Pollnow, Jennifer Meinhardt and William Penterman are looking to advance through Tuesday’s primary in southeastern Wisconsin’s 37th Assembly District.
WATERTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — A man suspected of fatally shooting two workers at a real estate office in northern New York fled in his pickup truck and later shot himself as police closed in, according to state troopers...
WATERTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — A city council candidate in upstate New York says she was fired from her advertising sales job because she’s running for office...
BOSTON (AP) — A Massachusetts-based political scientist and author is accused of secretly working for the government of Iran while lobbying U...
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — A 20-year-old soldier from Tennessee who went missing from New York state's Fort Drum was found dead, officials said Sunday, adding that an investigation has been launched...
Inez O. Beerbohm, 78, passed away Tuesday, May 21, 2019, from complications of multiple sclerosis.
She was born Nov. 8, 1940, to Roland Sr. and Clara Ritter. Inez attended grade school in town of Hubbard and graduated from Hustisford High School in 1958.
Pro-choice advocates will be responsible for the strongest abortion restrictions since the Roe vs. Wade ruling.
The all-or-nothing attitude of pro-choice groups, such as Planned Parenthood, will be their demise.
Madison College-Watertown will offer a phlebotomist and specimen processor technical diploma program this summer.
The program consists of two classes, Basic Lab Skills (#11320) and Phlebotomy (#11321), which will be held Tuesdays and Thursdays, May 28-Aug.
Editor, Daily Times:
A very good friend of mine was walking her dog near her daughter's house in town and a dog running loose came over and knocked her down and broke her hip. She had to have surgery on Easter Sunday.
MANITOWOC -- Bank First National Corporation, the holding company for Bank First, N.A., has announced it recently received approval from the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, the Federal Reserve and the Wisconsin Department of Financial Institutions to merge Partnership Community Bancshares, Inc., parent company of Partnership Bank, into Bank First.
Traffic stop — Monday, March 25, at 5:08 p.m., police conducted a traffic stop on Bronson St at Carrington St. A 28-year-old Brandon man was cited for operating after suspension.
Traffic stop — Tuesday, March 26, at 7:57 a.m., police conducted a traffic stop on South Watertown Street at Wilcox Street.
REESEVILLE — A pig barn caught fire Wednesday afternoon at a farm outside Reeseville, but no animals were lost as firefighters swiftly had the situation under control.
The Reeseville Fire Department was dispatched at 12:28 p.m.
The Watertown Plan Commission denied a conditional use permit request for an overnight homeless shelter at 740 N. Church St. during its meeting Monday.
The commission held a public hearing for this request by Gene Schmidt.
Editor, Daily Times:
We moved to Watertown the same time as Fred Smith. Watertown was a different city then. Fred has been in city government almost as long as Ken Berg. I've always had difficulty understanding Mayor Smith or Councilman Smith's vision for Watertown's future.
The Watertown Elks Lodge was the site of a full house Friday evening as the Watertown Main Street Program presented its first Beach Party Bingo.
Players enjoyed 20 games of bingo and complimentary refreshments, with many attendees dressed in beach-themed attire.