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BANDA: Recipes have deep roots for deep traditions
Subsidy cuts could mean 'death spiral' for small airports in upper Midwest
Two injured in separate crashes in Mitchell
Burr Street reconstruction set to start Monday
12 candidates line up for Mitchell City Council seats
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
McDonald's plans mobile ordering to speed up drive-through service
Snap tops expectations in pricing of long-awaited IPO
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
Cattle market heats up as retail beef price cools
NDSU researchers eyeball new ways to grow better beef
Weather presenting perfect conditions for lambing
Wessington Springs native is inventor of HydroGreen’s patent-pending system
Good genes more important than ever at bull auctions, rancher says
Selland, Sage, Bartscher named to Class B all-state first team
Oropeza lifts DWU to split with Mount Marty
Mitchell starts season strong
With youth, Golden Eagles track looks to excel
ADs to consider basketball, volleyball postseason plans this week
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Beverly Ann LeBeau
OUR VIEW: Overcoming the wallop of construction
WOSTER: Smooth talkin' candidates
THUNE: The Department of Agriculture will be in good hands
DAUGAARD: A chance to be South Dakota's Capital for a Day
IN OTHER WORDS: Legislature wins in battle over IM 22
Wiltz: A fishing trip you might consider passing up
Ducks Unlimited to hold volunteer meeting
Increased license costs to benefit wildlife damage repairs
State seeking more successful deer hunts
Wiltz: Writing a book has its rewards, challenges
Curtis and Linda Mueller
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
August 4, 2015
Outdoor Adventures: SD early goose take getting close
August 4, 2015 - 3:07pm
July 30, 2015
North Dakota swan hunt license applications available online
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota's Game and Fish Department is accepting online applications for the 2015 tundra swan hunting license lottery. The agency's website is www.gf.nd.gov . The deadline to apply is Aug. 19. A total of 2,200 licenses are available. Paper applications...
July 30, 2015 - 3:28pm