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October 4, 2018
Big changes being considered for SD fishing
October 4, 2018 - 8:18am
October 3, 2018
Running through the town: Mitchell, Kiwanis introduce new half marathon
October 3, 2018 - 10:29pm
September 25, 2018
WILTZ: If you had 50-plus years and 100-plus deer under your belt, what would your advice be?
September 25, 2018 - 10:39pm
September 23, 2018
Mike Olson of Thompson, N.D., holds one of the large "over" walleyes that helped him place fourth in the Cabela's National Walleye Tour Championship in early September on Lake of the Woods. Each two person team could weigh in five walleyes daily, four of which had to be under 19½ inches, with one fish over 28 inches allowed. (Photo / Aaron Eikhorst via Mike Olson)
'Fish Addictions TV' host adds touring walleye pro to his resume
September 23, 2018 - 6:26am
September 21, 2018
Pheasants  are  the  most  common  target  of  road  hunters.  State  records  show  that  from  2003 to 2013,  29  vehicle-related  injury  incidents  leading  to  four  deaths  were  reported.  (Photos provided  by  the  state  of  South  Dakota)
South Dakota hunting laws most permissive in Great Plains
September 21, 2018 - 1:56pm
September 20, 2018
Scott McCarron, Glen Day, David Toms and Brandt Jobe stand with their guns on Wednesday at A1 Al's Pheasant Ranch near Emery during a pheasant hunt in connection with the Sanford International golf tournament. (Submitted photo)
Shooting birdies: Golfers visit Emery to hunt pheasants prior to inaugural Sanford International
September 20, 2018 - 10:08pm
September 18, 2018
Photo of Denise Mueller-Korenek (
American woman pedals 184 mph, smashing record held by men for more than 100 years
September 18, 2018 - 11:35am
September 17, 2018
A lake sturgeon fingerling about to be released into Big Stone Lake in August 2018 in a joint fisheries venture between the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and the South Dakota Department of Game, Fish and Parks. Courtesy photo / Minnesota DNR
Expect big sturgeon on Big Stone Lake someday
September 17, 2018 - 3:52pm
September 11, 2018
All's well that ends well, and the bear makes a beeline for freedom Friday, Sept. 7, after being freed from a 10-gallon metal cream can northwest of Roseau, Minn. Minnesota DNR via Dawn Knutson
Story of bear rescued from a metal cream can with Jaws of Life has happy ending
September 11, 2018 - 11:12am
September 4, 2018
The South Dakota Game, Fish & Parks Department recently released its deer management plan for public review. (Metro Creative Services)
Deer hunters bring concerns about license plan to State Fair
September 4, 2018 - 7:30am
September 2, 2018
Commentary: August ends with catfish songs and a prized 'Hen'
September 2, 2018 - 11:38am
August 27, 2018
SD pheasant survey shows 47 percent increase
August 27, 2018 - 8:42am
August 21, 2018
The number of mallards and most other ducks across North America are down this year from 2017 but remain above long-term averages. Forum News Service file photo
North American duck numbers down, but above average
August 21, 2018 - 6:01pm
August 19, 2018
A bald eagle looks down on kayakers paddling through the Missouri backwaters on June 12.  Steve Gardiner / Forum News Service
Backwaters kayaking provides a day of scenic beauty
August 19, 2018 - 8:57am
August 18, 2018
Kevin Smith stand with his American water spaniel and two judges before a hunt test at AWSC Nationals.
Tyler Schank / Forum News Service
Water Spaniels compete at national field trials
August 18, 2018 - 10:24am