Outdoor News and Events


KWAT’s Outdoor Report for week of March 7, 2022

  Aberdeen Area Fishing Report Cottonwood Lake: Elm Lake: Anglers have been catching walleye, northern pike, and…

KWAT’s Outdoor Report for week of February 28, 2022

Aberdeen Area Fishing Report Cottonwood Lake: Anglers are finding that the walleye bite has been inconsistent. Elm…

South Dakota House Committee passes resolution on zebra mussels (Audio)

March 1, 2022 PIERRE, S.D.–A day after a bill to help mitigate zebra mussel spread in South…

Time to get those fish houses off South Dakota lakes

February 28, 2022 PIERRE, S.D. – The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) reminds ice anglers…

KWAT’s Outdoor Report for week of February 21, 2022

Aberdeen Area Fishing Report Cottonwood Lake: Anglers have been catching some walleye, but the bite has been…

Senate bill would address zebra mussels in South Dakota waterways (Audio)

February 16, 2022 PIERRE, S.D.–There’s a legislative bill in Pierre that’s focused on addressing the spread of…

Watertown addressing issue of feeding wild animals (Audio)

February 8, 2022 Mike Tanner WATERTOWN, S.D.–The Watertown City Council heard the first reading of a revised…

Legislative committee kills bill to give South Dakota tribes free parks access

February 7, 2022 PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — A South Dakota House committee has killed a proposal to…

KWAT’s Outdoor Report for week of January 17, 2022

Aberdeen Area Fishing Report Cottonwood Lake: Anglers have been catching some walleye, but the bite has been…

GFP Launches Go Outdoors South Dakota, the Combined Licensing and Park Reservation System

PIERRE, S.D. – The South Dakota Department of Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) launched a new e-commerce…