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Man accused of raping 5-year-old released on personal recognizance bond - America News
Man accused of raping 5-year-old released on personal recognizance bond5 minutes ago
A man who used to live in Andover is charged with raping a 5-year-old girl has been released on a personal recognizance bond and ordered not to leave Faulk County unless granted permission. Gary L. Thares, 60, is charged in…
Pierre YMCA pool re-opens, filled with Fort Pierre water - America News
Pierre YMCA pool re-opens, filled with Fort Pierre water 10 minutes ago
Around a dozen tanker truckloads of Fort Pierre water were delivered to the Oahe YMCA starting last week. The neighboring city’s water now fills one swimming pool at the YMCA facility. And the pool was used for classes starting Tuesday.
UPDATE: Home on 12th Street destroyed by fire - America News
UPDATE: Home on 12th Street destroyed by fire 60 minutes ago
No one was hurt, but a single-family home at the corner of 12th and Fairview streets is destroyed after a Thursday morning fire.
Crews battling house fire on Fairview Street - America News
Crews battling house fire on Fairview Street 2 hours ago
Fire crews are busy battling a house fire on corner of Fairview and 12th Street in Rapid City Thursday afternoon.
Supreme Court upholds Kihega's 2015 robbery conviction - America News
Supreme Court upholds Kihega's 2015 robbery conviction 2 hours ago
A 2015 conviction of Roger Kihega, one of three people charged in the January 2015 robbery of Casino Korner, has been upheld by the South Dakota Supreme Court. The decision was 3-2. Kihega, 36, of Minnesota sought an acquittal, new…
Pierre City Commission ups water, sewer rates for 2018 - America News
Pierre City Commission ups water, sewer rates for 2018 2 hours ago
Water and sewer rates will go up next year in Pierre while electrical rates will remain the same.
Crews battling house fire on Clark Street - America News
Crews battling house fire on Clark Street 3 hours ago
Fire crews are busy battling a house fire on corner of Clark and 12th Street in Rapid City Thursday afternoon.
"Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D" actress straddles dual roles with directorial debut 5 hours ago
"Speak," which shows Saturday at the South Dakota Film Festival, is Laura Seay's directorial debut. It shows during Session 6, which starts Saturday at 7 p.m. at the Capitol Theatre, 415 S. Main St. Seay also acts in the film…
Former Watertown City Attorney Stanton Fox dies - America News
Former Watertown City Attorney Stanton Fox dies 5 hours ago
    September 21, 2017 Mike Tanner KWAT Radio News   WATERTOWN, S.D. (KWAT)—Former Watertown City Attorney Stanton Fox has died.   His body was discovered Tuesday afternoon when Watertown police were dispatched to an address in
KWAT News On Demand for September 21, 2017 - America News
KWAT News On Demand for September 21, 2017 5 hours ago
  September 21, 2017   Here are today’s top stories from the KWAT Newsroom…..    
Mount Rushmore Road reduced to one lane for water main work - America News
Mount Rushmore Road reduced to one lane for water main work 8 hours ago
Northbound traffic on Mount Rushmore Road has been reduced to one lane from St. Joseph to Apolda streets for an emergency water main repair.
Hog farm expansion near Bath, South Dakota denied - America News
Hog farm expansion near Bath, South Dakota denied 8 hours ago
  ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) – The Brown County Planning Commission has rejected the proposed expansion of a hog operation in the Bath area. The commission unanimously denied two necessary permits this week. They had earlier tabled action
Numismatists question rare dime story - America News
Numismatists question rare dime story 9 hours ago
Local and national coin experts have raised questions about the rare coin featured in a story published in the Sept. 17 Journal about a local man who claimed to have sold a dime for $2.4 million.
Post-beetle timber analysis underway in Black Hills - America News
Post-beetle timber analysis underway in Black Hills 9 hours ago
More timber is cut annually in the Black Hills National Forest than any other national forest, but timber management in the Black Hills is at a crossroads following the recently ended mountain pine beetle epidemic.
Names Released in Jones County Fatal Accident - America News
Names Released in Jones County Fatal Accident 9 hours ago
A Pierre husband and wife have been identified as the two individuals who died Sunday morning in a two-vehicle crash west of Murdo.
Aeronautics panel looks at six projects - America News
Aeronautics panel looks at six projects 9 hours ago
PIERRE | The South Dakota Aeronautics Commission is scheduled next week to discuss six proposals for improving public airports.
Limited Road Dollars for South Dakota Counties - America News
Limited Road Dollars for South Dakota Counties 9 hours ago
Counties across South Dakota are all struggling with increasing road repair costs, and the lack of a stable funding source.
Yankton County Commission Approves Township Task Force Recommendations - America News
Yankton County Commission Approves Township Task Force Recommendations 9 hours ago
The Yankton County Commission approved recommendations made by a task force on townships.
Leahy straddles dual roles with directorial debut in
Leahy straddles dual roles with directorial debut in "Speak" 9 hours ago
"Speak," which shows Saturday at the South Dakota Film Festival, is Laura Seay's directorial debut. It shows during Session 6, which starts Saturday at 7 p.m. at the Capitol Theatre, 415 S. Main St. Seay also acts in the film…
Refugee resettlement a greater danger than North Korea, China, Russia, speaker says during Aberdeen stop - America News
Refugee resettlement a greater danger than North Korea, China, Russia, speaker says during Aberdeen stop 9 hours ago
Refugee resettlement is more dangerous to the U.S. than the nation's tensions with North Korea, China or Russia, a speaker told a crowd of about 100 people during a stop in Aberdeen this week. Trevor Loudon, a New Zealand native,…