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Susan Bro, the mother of slain Charlottesville protester Heather Heyer, says she has received death threats
During the solar eclipse, animals will be confused
Steve Bannon out as Trump's chief strategist
Dakota State University to make cybersecurity announcement
Finnish police say two dead, six hospitalized after stabbings
Move over Ticketmaster: Amazon in talks to offer event ticketing in U.S.
Google is said to work on news product competing with Snapchat
Americans keep crushing it with their 401(k)s
Can melted cheese be Chipotle's savior?
Sony inks deal to sell PlayStation Vue internet TV service through small cable operators
Weather, ag economy play role in lower Dakotafest attendance
Wheat falls to contract lows on fund selling; soy gains
Wisconsin officials act to help Northern Plains drought
2 agriculture groups in Dakotas to vote on merger
Rounds optimistic about upcoming farm bill
Mount Vernon/Plankinton football team loses season opener in Fort Pierre
MHS girls tennis opens with win over Harrisburg
Twins split doubleheader with Indians
Mitchell soccer teams fall to Yankton
Spotlight on prep football: Same group, different name for Canistota/Freeman
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
ROUNDS: Standing strong against foreign aggression
NOEM: Economic and workforce development go hand in hand
3 easy ways to view the eclipse while protecting your eyes
IN OTHER WORDS: Students, step forward and work on The Kernel
THUNE: The future is within our reach
Wiltz: Good outdoorsmen have to be on their game
South Dakota researcher study fish density
Wiltz: Chasing the thrill of hunting boars
Wiltz: A legendary bungled archery hunt
Pheasants Forever, biologists looking for businesses to help fund more public hunting land
May 16, 2017
Wiltz: The rundown on handgun hunting
The day would be overcast. There was just enough light on the eastern horizon to guide me, and it looked good — mild temperatures and nary a trace of wind. I headed south out of the hay yard and worked my way up the gradual incline. My destination was a bowl like impression,...
May 16, 2017 - 10:16pm
Opbroek inducted into 4-H Shooting Sports Hall of Fame
Jerry Opbroek, of Mitchell, was recently inducted into the South Dakota 4-H Shooting Sports Hall of Fame's Class of 2017. Opbroek has been involved with the state's 4-H shooting sports program for 33 years. The induction was held in conjunction with the State Spring Shoot April 28-30...
May 16, 2017 - 10:14pm
May 14, 2017
South Dakota sees drop in 2016 pheasant hunting season
PIERRE (AP) — The number of pheasant hunters in South Dakota in 2016 and the number of birds they killed were both down from the previous year,...
May 14, 2017 - 11:16am
May 9, 2017
Wiltz: A list of favorite lures
If you're an angler who uses artificial lures, you have your favorites. If a group of us sat down together in hopes of compiling a list, we would not doubt mutually agree on some. There would also be some picks that were favorites of yours or mine alone. Today, we'll look at mine....
May 9, 2017 - 10:00pm
May 8, 2017
South Dakota to release fewer deer hunting licenses
PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Department wants to cut the number of deer hunting licenses and tags available for the...
May 8, 2017 - 11:53am
May 2, 2017
Wiltz: A few tweaks for SD deer management
A large group of interested people have worked tirelessly at hammering out an updated South Dakota Deer Management Plan. Our state Game, Fish,...
May 2, 2017 - 10:19pm
April 28, 2017
Strong pregnancy rate, winter survival positive sign for deer numbers
After suffering big losses due to disease in 2016, local deer populations show signs of rebounding. From data collected during a deer collaring...
April 28, 2017 - 5:00pm
April 25, 2017
Wiltz: Make our walleyes great again?
I can't speak for Lakes Oahe, Sharpe, and Lewis & Clark because I don't fish them enough, but I can say that walleye numbers are down on our...
April 25, 2017 - 10:53pm
April 18, 2017
Wiltz: How big is too big for a bobcat?
I've been asked how my spring turkey hunting is going and I'll make a sorry confession. After getting a gobbler or two that rivaled an old inner...
April 18, 2017 - 10:39pm
April 14, 2017
Trespassing or not? State's attorneys weigh in on non-meandered waters
A state Game, Fish & Parks Department decision to close access to a select group of lakes was an overreaction and caused significant confusion,...
April 14, 2017 - 5:05pm
April 11, 2017
Wiltz: Taking wildlife inventory after another SD winter
With the 2016-2017 winter behind us, I thought we'd take a look at how wildlife fared, both at home and around the country. I could be a bit premature. It was 1984 or 1985, but we had an April 12 blizzard that began with light snow on Sunday evening. I jokingly told the kids that...
April 11, 2017 - 9:27pm
April 10, 2017
Seed day popular again for Pheasant Country chapter
Pheasant Country Pheasants Forever Chapter No. 872 held its 32nd annual Seed Distribution Day on Saturday outside of Mitchell. The event allows...
April 10, 2017 - 9:42pm
Governor’s office: Study best approach for non-meandered water issue
Gov. Dennis Daugaard anticipates a proposal to be offered next session on the public’s use of non-meandered waters for recreational purposes,...
April 10, 2017 - 5:43pm
April 7, 2017
GF&P: Anglers need to make own decision regarding restricted lakes
The South Dakota Game, Fish & Parks Department will not be giving "black and white answers" on a Supreme Court decision regarding certain South...
April 7, 2017 - 3:42pm
April 4, 2017
Wiltz: Florida gators, but not the basketball version
In 44 years of column writing, I don't recall that I've ever touched on alligators. Today, that's about to change.
April 4, 2017 - 11:09pm