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Petition signed by more than 1,700 urge school water balloon fight charges to be dropped
Lions Academy cut after two years of existence
BBQ Boot Camp serves up a smokey sell-out in Fargo
South Dakota teen with cancer gets OK to walk at graduation
Troopers from SD, Minnesota plan Interstate 90 Memorial Day weekend crackdown
Target to test next-day delivery service in Minneapolis
Uber expects flying taxis to take off in 2020
Could Apple buy Disney? Wall Street revives rumor of potential mega-deal
Caribou Coffee-owner JAB Holdings to buy bakery chain Panera Bread in biggest-ever U.S. restaurant deal
Office supplies retailer Staples explores sale
BBQ Boot Camp serves up a smokey sell-out in Fargo
Straight talk on land rent: Are landowners or renters right?
Cool, wet weather limits fieldwork in South Dakota
Southwest Minnesota's Tru Shrimp venture builds on region's crops
ND organic farmer wins USDA appeal after 7 years
State meet primer: Area athletes to watch
Grand Forks native scales Mount Everest, completes the Seven Summits
Texas man lands record-setting largemouth bass using rather unconventional piece of bait
Kernels send 31 to Class AA state meet
MCM girls golf team qualifies for state
Blooming beauty: How to freshen up hair and makeup for spring
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Janice Marie Buckley
VayeJean (McQueen) Markhardt
Adeline Rosina Elizabeth Storm
Donna Jean Jones
Joyce E. Ackman
Opinion: Circus folding its tent
Manworld tried extra hard this week to tell women 'no.' We weren't listening.
OUR VIEW: Critical to recognize EMS crews
Five startling things Betsy Devos told (or wouldn't tell) Congress
OPINION: Wollman gave meaning to 'public service'
Wiltz: The rundown on handgun hunting
Opbroek inducted into 4-H Shooting Sports Hall of Fame
South Dakota sees drop in 2016 pheasant hunting season
Wiltz: A list of favorite lures
South Dakota to release fewer deer hunting licenses
Dick and Joan Goetsch
Myron and Margaret Eich
October 18, 2015
Hunters hit fields across South Dakota for pheasant opener
PIERRE (AP) — Hunters hit fields across South Dakota for this year's pheasant opener. Saturday was the season's first day, and the Game,...
October 18, 2015 - 6:05pm
October 16, 2015
Pheasant season gets underway in South Dakota this weekend
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — South Dakota's pheasant season opens Saturday, and hunters can expect a better year than 2014. State wildlife officials...
October 16, 2015 - 1:15pm
October 14, 2015
Tebow thanks foundation supporters in Platte
PLATTE — Tim Tebow in South Dakota? It happened. Tebow, a former NFL quarterback, was at Platte Creek Lodge earlier this week, according...
October 14, 2015 - 6:57pm
For better or worse, technology has changed deer hunting
It recently occurred to me that all of us have made or are making decisions about how dependent on technology we want to be. This is especially...
October 14, 2015 - 11:33am
October 7, 2015
Nonresident waterfowl licenses to stay same in South Dakota
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota's Game, Fish and Parks Commission has once again declined to increase licenses for nonresident waterfowl hunters. The commission on Friday refused a petition from the South Dakota Opportunity Group sportsmen's organization that advocated changes including...
October 7, 2015 - 2:26pm
October 5, 2015
Nonresidents excluded from Black Hills mountain lion season
SPEARFISH (AP) — The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Commission has rejected a proposal to allow nonresidents to join this season's Black Hills mountain lion hunt and lowered limits on the number of animals allowed to be killed. The proposal was nixed at the commission's...
October 5, 2015 - 1:43pm
October 2, 2015
Plan would allow nonresident lion hunting in South Dakota
SPEARFISH (AP) — A proposal to allow nonresidents to hunt mountain lions in South Dakota is drawing opposition. The Game, Fish and Parks Commission plan would allow nonresidents to go after lions for $121, the same fee as a nonresident pheasant license, the Rapid City Journal...
October 2, 2015 - 2:26pm
South Dakota prairie turkey licenses to drop under proposal
SPEARFISH (AP) — South Dakota wildlife officials are proposing 4 percent fewer prairie turkey licenses for the 2016 season. The Capital Journal reports that the state Game, Fish and Parks Department plan calls for 5,654 one-tag and 1,350 two-tag resident licenses for the prairie...
October 2, 2015 - 2:14pm
September 29, 2015
South Dakota officials remind hunters of bait station ban
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota wildlife officials say hunters should remember that it is illegal to use bait stations and salt licks to attract game animals. The state Game, Fish and Parks Department says regulations prohibit the use of food or salt to entice big game. Wildlife...
September 29, 2015 - 3:06pm
September 21, 2015
South Dakota's grouse and partridge hunting seasons open
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota's grouse and partridge hunting seasons opened on Saturday. State Game, Fish and Parks upland game biologist Travis Runia (ROON'-yuh) expects grouse hunting to be better than last year. Nearly 11,000 hunters harvested more than 35,000 prairie grouse...
September 21, 2015 - 12:48pm
September 16, 2015
North Dakota pheasant population rises 30 percent from 2014
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota's pheasant population has increased by nearly one-third over the past year, thanks to a pleasant winter and favorable weather during the spring nesting season. The estimated 30 percent increase in birds over 2014 mirrors increases in nearby...
September 16, 2015 - 11:41am
September 14, 2015
Some SD hunting licenses can now be carried on smartphones
PIERRE (AP) — Hunters, anglers and trappers in South Dakota now have an additional option to carry their licenses. The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Department is debuting an option that allows people to have their small game, fishing or trapping license scanned directly...
September 14, 2015 - 1:13pm
September 4, 2015
Group says focus should be on pheasant habitat
ABERDEEN (AP) — With South Dakota's annual pheasant survey indicating an uptick in the number of birds hunters should encounter this season,...
September 4, 2015 - 2:35pm
August 21, 2015
North Dakota waterfowl, fall wild turkey hunting seasons set
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota's Game and Fish Department has set dates and regulations for the waterfowl hunting season and is accepting license applications for the fall turkey season. Opening day is Sept. 26 for North Dakota residents hunting ducks, geese, coots and...
August 21, 2015 - 2:17pm
August 19, 2015
OPINION: Deer hunting in South Dakota is always a good time
If I were to list my reasons for being a South Dakotan, I'll admit that our deer hunting is one of them. It doesn't rank as high as friends, a low crime rate, a conservative atmosphere or a more relaxed pace of life, but the deer are right up there. Because of archery and muzzleloader...
August 19, 2015 - 11:35am