KOTA is a full service television station in Rapid City, South Dakota, broadcasting on local digital UHF channel 2 and on virtual channel 3. Founded in 1955, it is owned by Duhamel Broadcasting Enterprises. KOTA is affiliated with ABC (American Broadcasting Company), airing ABC's primetime shows in the evening. In
the morning, the station airs ABC's morning news and information program, with spots for local news and weather; in the afternoon, it airs ABC's soap operas; in the early evening, it shows ABC's national news broadcast and KOTA Territory News. After primetime, it airs its own local newscasts, followed by ABC's late-night programming. KOTA also airs local sports broadcasts.