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BREAKING: Minnesota Wild fire head coach Bruce Boudreau

February 14, 2020   ST. PAUL, Minn.–Not much love for Minnesota Wild head coach Bruce Boudreau on…

Castlewood man testifies on distracted driving bill (Audio)

February 14, 2020 PIERRE, S.D.—South Dakota’s House Transportation Committee passes a measure that would make the use…

Flooding seems certain for some along the Missouri River

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) – The National Weather Service says there’s an elevated flood risk along the eastern…

Revenue projections rise as South Dakota lawmakers prepare budget

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota lawmakers are projecting they will have more money to work with…

Noem wants agreements with tribes to tackle crime, meth (Audio)

February 14, 2020 PIERRE, S.D.–Governor Kristi Noem is asking the nine Native American tribes in South Dakota…

Noem: South Dakota’s police K-9 programs could see major impacts from hemp, marijuana (Audio)

February 13, 2020 Mike Tanner PIERRE, S.D.—One of Governor Kristi Noem’s major concerns about legalizing hemp production…

KWAT News On Demand for February 13, 2020

February 13, 2020   Here are today’s top stories from the KWAT Newsroom…….  

South Dakota tribes speak against ‘riot-boosting’ penalties

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A South Dakota House committee has advanced Gov. Kristi Noem’s proposal to update…

Man killed in rollover crash near Veblen

February 13, 2020 Mike Tanner VEBLEN, S.D.—The South Dakota Highway Patrol says a man was killed Wednesday…

South Dakota lawmakers getting new revenue estimates for state budget

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – State lawmakers are getting estimates on just how much money they will have…