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Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Loretta M. Pavel
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OUR VIEW: Wave goodbye to elephants, please
WOSTER: Prom in the past
OUR VIEW: Community assets needed for small towns
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
MERCER: Auditor general is prepared to deliver a GEAR UP report
Wiltz: Make our walleyes great again?
Wiltz: How big is too big for a bobcat?
Trespassing or not? State's attorneys weigh in on non-meandered waters
Wiltz: Taking wildlife inventory after another SD winter
Seed day popular again for Pheasant Country chapter
John and Shirley Kangas
Elwin and Rosalie Hohn
Jeanne (Callies) Lindell
February 14, 2017
Wiltz: Excitement in elk hunting and ice fishing
About a month ago, my column dealt with Little Jane, a children's book character who preferred guns, archery equipment and elk hunting to dolls and girl things. I also praised Kim Rhode, an American female shotgunner, who has won medals in the last six Olympic Games. With reference...
February 14, 2017 - 11:08pm
Pheasant Country chapter honored for habitat efforts
The Pheasants Forever Pheasant Country Chapter held its 32nd Annual Landowner Habitat Education evening at the Moose Lodge on Sunday. USDA National Resources Conservation Services State Conservationist Jeff Zimprich spoke on habitat and soil health. Ducks Unlimited Director of Development...
February 14, 2017 - 9:17pm
February 3, 2017
GF&P, SDSU partnering for five-year project to equip birds with radio collars
VIRGIL — Sprih Harsh moved nearly 8,000 miles from her home in India to study South Dakota's pheasants. So when she first met with state...
February 3, 2017 - 4:02pm
January 31, 2017
Wiltz: Sage grouse receive big bucks
After we get through all of today's facts and figures, we'll talk about sage grouse, but I want to tell you this right now. If you head out to Harding County next fall to hunt sage grouse, you'll be allowed one bird. You will have to take him or her to a checkpoint station. After...
January 31, 2017 - 11:11pm
January 15, 2017
No-fee promise comes into canyon debate
SPEARFISH (AP) — An 11-year-old promise by a former South Dakota official to never charge the public a fee for access to some parts of Spearfish Canyon is up for debate during discussion of a proposal to turn the canyon into a state park.
January 15, 2017 - 2:41pm
January 14, 2017
GF&P seeking benefits of Lyman County, other waters
KENNEBEC — Seven lakes are getting extra attention in South Dakota’s fishing survey this year, but anglers would be forgiven if they’ve...
January 14, 2017 - 7:30am
January 11, 2017
Wiltz: Do coyotes affect our South Dakota deer herd?
Wolves have decimated some of Wyoming's and Idaho's elk herds. Have coyotes done the same thing, at least in some areas, to our deer? Let's imagine that we are sitting around a campfire. We're talking deer, and someone asks what we think about deer depredation as it relates to coyotes....
January 11, 2017 - 10:26am
January 4, 2017
Wiltz: The weight of heavy hunting
I am not a political analyst, and it is not my job to discuss politics. I will do my best to write about the outdoors, not politics, in this new year. Having said this, I want to deviate for a moment as there is a point I want to touch.
January 4, 2017 - 10:28am
December 29, 2016
Hunters take last shot at pheasants
PLANO — A recent string of warm weather has provided hunters with one last chance to hit the field before pheasant season ends. South Dakota's...
December 29, 2016 - 5:21pm
December 21, 2016
Wiltz: A gift suggestion for the outdoors enthusiast
Just before the Thanksgiving weekend Christmas shopping got underway, there was a story in the paper about how much the average adult spends on Christmas gifts. I was shocked. People are far more generous than I imagined. Then it went on to talk about how much people spent on themselves...
December 21, 2016 - 10:14am
November 30, 2016
Letcher duck habitat nearly complete
LETCHER — More ducks could be coming to the Letcher area as a conservation organization concludes a project to provide them with more homes....
November 30, 2016 - 6:07pm
November 29, 2016
Wiltz: Buck fever? Can't say I've been afflicted
Deer season is important to me, and we are currently in the midst of our South Dakota deer hunting season. West River Rifle ended Nov. 20, but East River Rifle runs through Sunday, and then resumes with antlerless tags on Dec. 31 through the Jan. 8. Archery, as well as Muzzleloader,...
November 29, 2016 - 11:13pm
November 22, 2016
Wiltz: Thankful in all forms during hunting season
I've been busy hunting, but I haven't squeezed a trigger. In a past column, I mentioned that I failed to draw my West River deer tag. I checked...
November 22, 2016 - 11:37pm
Elk herd to be trimmed, studied for wasting disease
RAPID CITY (AP) — About 40 of the elk at Wind Cave National Park were recently fitted with radio collars so researchers can track their location as they study the effects of chronic wasting disease, while others will be killed to cull the park's elk population. Volunteers and park...
November 22, 2016 - 4:38pm
November 18, 2016
SD deer elusive after EHD outbreak
South Dakota Game, Fish & Parks has issued more deer licenses this year, but the animals may be hard to find. Andy Lindbloom, senior big game...
November 18, 2016 - 5:40pm