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House approves bill to keep government open as Senate Democrats threaten to block it
'Big three' governor candidates meet at state tourism convention
A suspected serial killer could be behind 9 deaths - including his mother, Phoenix police say
Kirkegaard gets Senate panel's support for education secretary
Senate panel recommends Guffin, Sly for confirmation
Banker survey suggests economy remains slow in rural areas
Record year for commercial construction in Sioux Falls
Keystone XL pipeline gets enough shipper pledges to proceed
Oil's sustained rise giving oilfield servicers time to prosper
Amazon narrows field for second headquarters location to 20
place a business brief
Dicamba usage on soybean crops expected to double in 2018
ND senator seeks to correct tax law rewarding farmers who sell to cooperatives
Latest South Dakota crop report shows impact of drought
It's your land, but expect a reaction if you anger other aggies
As issues arise, Hoeven studies co-op tax benefit impact
Area basketball roundup: Pirates edge Thunder
TDA tops Mitchell Christian girls
Nighthawks shoot past Golden Eagles
Alexandria family 'went crazy,' in viral Vikings video
Jaguars off to roaring start
Wearing 'multitasker' badge of honor despite drawbacks
Colorado couple opens thrift store in Mitchell to benefit area nonprofits
Folding for the less fortunate
Peace Light and Stone celebrates 25 years of business in Mitchell
Tips to keep trim this holiday season
Harlan Leroy Smith
Violet Viola Smith
James W. Harley
Melinda J. (Schlaht) Kruse
Clara T. Rasmussen-Clark
OUR VIEW: Slow and steady with Northwoods League
Ted Cruz: Time to put Kim Jong Un on his heels
Commentary: Let's stop obsessing over dirty words
Analysis: Unexpected defeat in rural Wis. special election sets off GOP alarm bells
OPINION: What do you do when disaster seemingly strikes?
Wiltz: A fun trip to the Virgin Islands
Crappies hit early and often for group on lake near Grand Rapids
Wiltz: Wisconsin deer hunting full of problems
Community pulls for Brule, Wis., musher
Wis. 19-year-old is quickly gaining experience and having success in his trapping
Clarence and Marcella Titze
Card Shower to Celebrate 60 Years
July 9, 2017
Decoy carver gives wood a lifelike touch
MIDDLE RIVER, Minn.—Joel Huener says he's always been "kind of a rabid do-it-yourselfer," a trait that also rubbed off on his hunting and...
July 9, 2017 - 12:19pm
May 16, 2017
Predators ride late goal to 2-1 series lead over Ducks
NASHVILLE, Tenn.—Defenseman Roman Josi scored on the power play with 2:43 left in the third period to pace the Nashville Predators to a...
May 16, 2017 - 10:53pm
November 30, 2016
Letcher duck habitat nearly complete
LETCHER — More ducks could be coming to the Letcher area as a conservation organization concludes a project to provide them with more homes....
November 30, 2016 - 6:07pm
August 12, 2016
Pet ducks cause a dilemma in Dell Rapids
DELL RAPIDS (AP) — Two ducks are causing a dilemma in Dell Rapids. The Dana Stelzer family has two pet Pekin ducks in their backyard. The domesticated Huey and Louie have become a hit in the neighborhood over the past six months, but their days as Dell Rapids residents might be...
August 12, 2016 - 10:50am
October 22, 2015
Ducks shot in Minnesota test negative for deadly bird flu
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Tests on over 750 ducks shot by Minnesota hunters this fall have turned up no signs of the kind of bird flu that devastated the Midwest poultry industry earlier this year. Researchers are testing wild waterfowl to see if ducks flying south for the winter...
October 22, 2015 - 1:26pm
West Central downs Hanson County 12-1
ALEXANDRIA—The Hanson County Ducks ran into hot West Central bats, dropping a contest 12-1 on Friday in Alexandria. The lone run for the Ducks came in the first inning on a passed ball. Hanson County (6-7) takes on McCook Central/Montrose in the first round of the Class B...
May 22, 2015 - 10:44pm
March 7, 2014
Waterfowl license power shifts
PIERRE -- The Legislature is ending its management of waterfowl licenses for non-resident hunters in South Dakota and is shifting nearly all responsibility back to the state Game, Fish and Parks Commission. The decision comes after more than a half-century of controversy about how...
March 7, 2014 - 7:13am
September 20, 2013
Ducks, no dynasty: Hunter numbers dropping in South Dakota
As the sun breaks the horizon today, many youngsters will take aim at their first feathered target when South Dakota’s 18th annual youth waterfowl...
September 20, 2013 - 2:12pm
July 10, 2013
Changing rules for bagging waterfowl
PIERRE -- Waterfowl hunters would get bigger bag limits for ducks and geese in South Dakota this fall under the seasons proposed by the state Game, Fish and Parks Commission. South Dakota would need federal agreement to change the possession limits for ducks and geese from twice...
July 10, 2013 - 8:46am
January 14, 2013
Waterfowl could take hit from drought
The Prairie Pothole Region, known to many as North America's duck factory, may see a big dip in production this year as drought continues to...
January 14, 2013 - 6:17am
January 11, 2013
Tame ducks shot and killed in Aberdeen city park
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- Aberdeen police are trying to figure out who shot and killed five tame ducks in a city park. The media reports that the ducks were found dead in a pond on Thursday. Authorities say they were shot in the head with a small-caliber rifle or an air rifle. Parks Superintendent...
January 11, 2013 - 3:36pm