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Noem’s appeal of abortion pills order put on hold

May 11, 2022 SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A federal appeals court has ordered that a case…

KWAT News On Demand for May 10, 2022

May 10, 2022   Here are today’s top stories from the KWAT newsroom….    

Former state legislator Nancy Turbak Berry announces candidacy for school board

May 10, 2022 Mike Tanner WATERTOWN, S.D.–Nancy Turbak Berry announced her candidacy for a seat on the…

Fire in Watertown destroys camper, damages garages

May 9, 2022 Mike Tanner WATERTOWN, S.D.–Watertown Fire Rescue was called out to a camper fire over…

Watertown School Board approves plan to seek bids for new track, football field (Audio)

May 9, 2022 MIke Tanner WATERTOWN, S.D.–Nothing is official yet, but the Watertown School Board has taken…

UPDATE: Gray Construction awarded bid to build LATC’s Archway project (Audio)

May 9, 2022 MIke Tanner WATERTOWN, S.D.–The Watertown School Board on Monday night awarded Gray Construction the…

Prices at some Watertown gas stations take another jump to $4.19 a gallon

May 9, 2022 Mike Tanner WATERTOWN, S.D.–The pain at the pump keeps getting worse. The price of…

KWAT News On Demand for May 9, 2022

May 9, 2022   Here are today’s top stories from the KWAT newsroom…..    

Search for new Prairie Lakes CEO entering final stages

May 9, 2022 Mike Tanner WATERTOWN, S.D.–The lengthy search for a new CEO of Prairie Lakes Hospital…

Man charged with rape in Codington County enters Alford plea

May 9, 2022 Mike Tanner WATERTOWN, S.D.–A man facing rape charges in Codington County entered an Alford…