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“Clean car” rules going into effect in Minnesota in 2024

July 26, 2021 MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota has officially adopted regulations championed by Gov. Tim Walz to…

Divers find vehicle, body submerged in Aberdeen area lake

July 26, 2021 ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) — The body of a woman has been found in a…

NEW: K.C. DeBoer submits resignation as CEO of Prairie Lakes Healthcare System

July 26, 2021 Mike Tanner WATERTOWN, S.D.–K.C. DeBoer has submitted his resignation as the CEO of Prairie…

A dozen fire departments fight massive grain elevator fire in Clinton, Minnesota

July 26, 2021 Mike Tanner CLINTON, Minn.-Fire departments from a dozen communities were called out Sunday morning…

Longtime South Dakota Republican lawmaker David Lust dies at 53

July 26, 2021 SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — David Lust, a longtime South Dakota lawmaker and former…

Trial moved involving US marshals charged in vaccine dispute

July 26, 2021 ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) — A federal contempt of court trial involving three members of…

Noem’s border visit comes with political opportunities

July 26, 2021 PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — There’s plenty of political reasons for South Dakota Gov. Kristi…

KWAT News On Demand for July 23, 2021

July 23, 2021   Here are today’s top stories from the KWAT newsroom…..    

Sanford Health announces COVID-19 vaccinations for employees will become mandatory

July 23, 2021 FARGO, N.D. (AP) — A dominant health system in the Dakotas that bills itself…

South Dakota court orders sharing of crash victim’s records

July 23, 2021 SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A judge overseeing the criminal trial of South Dakota…