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March 31, 2017
Second bald eagle killed in northeastern South Dakota
ATHOL (AP) — The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is investigating the shooting death of a bald eagle in Spink County. Authorities say the bird was killed near Athol, sometime before Tuesday. An eagle also was killed in neighboring Faulk County earlier this month. Killing a single...
March 31, 2017 - 12:47pm
March 12, 2017
Always in Season: Early spring brings bald eagles
An adult bald eagle is a distinctive bird in every way, large and dark with brilliant white head and tail and great broad wings. The eagle's...
March 12, 2017 - 3:09pm
September 29, 2016
Letcher man sentenced to 8 months in prison for killing a bald eagle
The Letcher man found guilty of killing a bald eagle was sentenced eight months in custody, according to the U.S. Department of Justice. Ted Nelson, 69, was convicted for unlawful taking of a bald eagle and unlawful use of the pesticide Carbofuran, a poison he injected in cow cascasses...
September 29, 2016 - 6:41pm
July 20, 2015
Bill in the US House would make bison the national mammal
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A country's national animal is often an iconic image of the country, its people and their way of life. In the United...
July 20, 2015 - 11:25am
July 16, 2015
Bald eagles might be off state list of threatened species
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota's Game, Fish and Parks Department will decide next month whether to remove the bald eagle from the state's list of endangered and threatened species. The bird was taken off the federal list in 2007, though bald eagles are still federally protected. "Biological...
July 16, 2015 - 1:47pm
June 5, 2015
South Dakota moves to remove eagles from threatened list
PIERRE (AP) — Biologists with South Dakota's Game, Fish and Parks Department say the bald eagle has soared above the threshold for removing the bird from the state's list of threatened species. The bald eagle has been de-listed at the federal level, and Wildlife Diversity Coordinator...
June 5, 2015 - 10:14am
February 11, 2015
Visitors learn about big birds at Army Corps' Eagle Days
YANKTON (AP) — Karla Zeutenhorst, park ranger with the U. S. Army Corps of Engineers, has organized 11 "Eagle Days" since she became the Lewis...
February 11, 2015 - 1:46pm
May 8, 2014
Reward offered in case of bald eagle killed in northeastern SD
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — State and federal wildlife officials are offering a reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of whoever shot and killed a young bald eagle in far northeastern South Dakota. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the South Dakota Department...
May 8, 2014 - 3:47pm
November 30, 2012
Fort Thompson man gets prison for killing bald eagle, snowy owl
FORT THOMPSON -- A Fort Thompson man was sentenced Nov. 20 to 12 months and one day in prison for unlawfully possessing a firearm and to nine months for killing a bald eagle. Richard Coleman, 25, will serve the two prison terms concurrently. He was also ordered to pay $10,000...
November 30, 2012 - 5:23am
August 31, 2012
Fort Thompson man admits to shooting bald eagle
FORT THOMPSON -- A Fort Thompson man pleaded guilty Tuesday to shooting a bald eagle. Richard Coleman Jr., 25, now stands convicted of an unlawful taking of a bald eagle and possession of a firearm by a prohibited person. He faces a maximum of 10 years in prison and a $250,000...
August 31, 2012 - 8:06pm
December 21, 2010
Information sought on bald eagle shooting near Ravinia
RAVINIA -- The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the South Dakota Department of Game, Fish and Parks are offering a reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the individual or individuals responsible for the shooting of an adult bald eagle two miles south and...
December 21, 2010 - 9:07pm
October 27, 2010
Bald Eagle shot on Fort Pierre National Grasslands
PIERRE, S.D. - State and federal officials in South Dakota are seeking information about a bald eagle that was recently shot and killed in eastern Stanley County. The dead eagle was recovered from the Fort Pierre National Grasslands near the intersection of County Line Road and 302nd...
October 27, 2010 - 11:10am