New $4.5 million Hutchinson County Courthouse approved by voters

OLIVET, S.D. (KSFY) - Voters in Hutchinson County have approved the construction of a new $4.5 million courthouse in Olivet.

The proposal passed by a nearly 2-to-1 margin.

The current courthouse was built in 1881 and is still being used today. It is currently the oldest courthouse in South Dakota.