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Sioux Falls police investigating day care death

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Police are investigating the death of a 9-month-old child at an in-home…

Frustrated state senator says he’ll retire from Legislature next month

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – State Sen. Stace Nelson says he plans to step down next month following…

South Dakota on the cusp of solar energy development (Audio)

  November 18, 2019 Mike Tanner KWAT Radio News   South Dakota is on the front end…

Teen killed in Brookings County crash identified

  November 18, 2019   WHITE, S.D.–A teenager killed in a single vehicle crash in Brookings County…

KWAT News On Demand for November 15, 2019

    November 15, 2019   Here are today’s top stories from the KWAT Newsroom……   https://dehayf5mhw1h7.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/sites/214/2019/11/15101439/KWATNoon.mp3

Watertown Fire Rescue called out to grass fire

  November 15, 2019   WATERTOWN,  S.D.–Watertown Fire Rescue was dispatched to a grass fire at 3…

Teenager dead in single vehicle crash in Brookings County

  November 15, 2019 Mike Tanner KWAT Radio News   WHITE, S.D.—A teenage boy was killed Thursday…

KWAT News On Demand for November 14, 2019

  November 14, 2019   Here are today’s top stories from the KWAT Newsroom……   https://dehayf5mhw1h7.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/sites/214/2019/11/14111824/KWATNoon.mp3

Water rates could be going up in Watertown in 2020 (Audio)

  November 14, 2019 Mike Tanner KWAT Radio News   WATERTOWN, S.D.—Water could become more expensive in…

Game, Fish and Parks conducts roadside compliance check near Summit (Audio)

  November 14, 2019 Mike Tanner KWAT Radio News   WATERTOWN, S.D.—South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks…