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Thursday need-to-know: 5 stories
Mitchell man pleads not guilty to 10 charges of fourth-degree rape
Circuit Court cases from Sept. 19
Bjorkman brings bipartisan message to Mitchell
She was walking her therapy dog. Ten feet away, a hunter took aim.
Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
Stars of HGTV's hit show 'Fixer Upper' to launch product line at Target
Apple unveils new products including the $1,000 iPhone
Fixed mortgage rates keep falling, sinking to yearly lows
Amazon hit with lawsuit over eclipse glasses
Nearly one-third of South Dakota winter wheat crop planted
Pesticide instructor to farmers:
Area growers sound off on Dicamba drift damage
Hope returns in crop forecast
Report: South Dakota corn, soybean crop to decline this year
Fighting Cougars off to steady start
Schoenfelder contributing on both sides for Kernels
Prep Focus: Person leads Cougars with team approach
Policy helps make Jackrabbits-Bison game a sell out
Little Tiger volleyball camp set for Saturday
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
Larry R. Reimnitz
Jacob "Jack" Sandness
Donna Leah (Hildebrand) Hoing
In a pickle over a side dish?
Wine evolution class also teaches basic appreciation
Savory spuds: Homegrown potatoes and fresh thyme combine in rustic side dish
WOSTER: Only one sound like Garth
OUR VIEW: The future of journalism
Wiltz: When hunting and fishing, what does weather matter?
A 'carefree weekend' for the Haiars
Gov. Daugaard stands behind pheasant work
Wiltz: An ugly bruiser of a fish
Biologists: Pheasant numbers drop due to prolonged drought
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
March 28, 2017
Wiltz: A fishing trip you might consider passing up
The past week was an eye opener for me as Betsy and I spent it on the Hawaiian island of Oahu. We made the trip with our daughter, Lisa, son-in-law, Rodney, granddaughter, Nichela, and grandson, Sam. Nichela and Sam were on spring break from college. In the past, Betsy and I had spent...
March 28, 2017 - 11:07pm
March 24, 2017
Ducks Unlimited to hold volunteer meeting
The local chapter of Ducks Unlimited will hold a volunteer organizational meeting at 5 p.m. Thursday at The Depot Bar and Grille in Mitchell. The meeting is to help organize for the spring and fall banquets. Refreshments and snacks will be available, along with Ducks Unlimited merchandise....
March 24, 2017 - 5:37pm
March 22, 2017
Increased license costs to benefit wildlife damage repairs
A bump in license costs will provide a state agency more aid to control damage from wildlife. Earlier this month, Gov. Dennis Daugaard signed...
March 22, 2017 - 5:14pm
March 18, 2017
State seeking more successful deer hunts
PIERRE — With the development of a statewide management plan, finding a deer may become easier for East River hunters. For the first time,...
March 18, 2017 - 7:30am