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Corn farmers may be eligible for Syngenta settlement
Acreage may be dictated by weather, not economics
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ND school unveils $450,000 ag expansion
Wolf-related cattle losses a major concern for northwest Minnesota ranchers
Mission accomplished for young Twins stars at Puerto Rico Series
Wild sell hope heading into must-win Game 5
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Wild speedster Jason Zucker on his scoreless first round: 'I need to be better'
Bud Grant: New Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins one 'very happy camper'
Mitchell family begins charity to raise money for Congenital Heart Defects
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
Gary Lee Brink
Glenda L. Thompson
Beatrice "Bea" Deloris Patzer
OPINION: The crash call on April 19, 1993
OPINION: Wisdom should come with age
Analysis: Nikki Haley's extraordinary rebuke of the White House
GRAVES: What keeps me up at night
OPINION: Helping a family in need
Wiltz: What's the best way to feed dogs?
Wiltz: Deer hunting is mighty important to me
Antlerless deer hunting proposed for Dec. 8-16
Road trip options abound in Manitoba
Scanning the 10-day forecast — and hoping
Donna Johnson 85th birthday
Lowell Funk 80th birthday
Verna J. Hofer
Dr. John Wingfield
April 6, 2018
GF&P Commission sets seasons for elk hunting
Hunting seasons for elk received approval Friday from the South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Commission. The rifle and archery seasons are for 2018 and 2019. The panel reached the decisions at Outdoor Campus West in Rapid City. Thousands of South Dakota residents applied for elk licenses...
April 6, 2018 - 2:49pm
April 5, 2018
Black Hills ranchers oppose changes to elk licenses
Several dozen ranchers testified as opponents Thursday against stiffer eligibility for landowners who seek preference licenses to hunt elk in...
April 5, 2018 - 5:49pm
March 18, 2018
South Dakota agency considers elk hunting license decrease
RAPID CITY (AP) — South Dakota Game, Fish & Parks commissioners are considering a proposal to decrease elk hunting licenses in the Black...
March 18, 2018 - 3:23pm
January 6, 2018
Grand Forks hunter Derik Zimmel recalls experience of drawing once-in-a-lifetime elk and moose tags in the same year
GRAND FORKS, N.D.—Derik Zimmel had what he called a "fortunate misfortune" last spring, when he got an email from the North Dakota Game...
January 6, 2018 - 11:01am
December 28, 2017
South Dakota park addresses chronic wasting disease in elk
HOT SPRINGS (AP) — Officials at South Dakota's Wind Cave National Park are addressing chronic wasting disease in elk through two initiatives....
December 28, 2017 - 4:25pm
December 19, 2017
Elk herd to be thinned in Wind Cave National Park
RAPID CITY (AP) — The National Park Service and the South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Department are seeking skilled volunteers to help thin...
December 19, 2017 - 2:56pm
September 9, 2017
GF&P Commission rejects elk contingency licenses
SIOUX FALLS – Last year, because summer rainfall was so sparse in so many parts of the Black Hills, and therefore the grazing was too, the...
September 9, 2017 - 10:25am
February 22, 2017
500-year-old elk antler found by Minnesota diver
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — Gary Thompson has been pulling pieces of history out of Becker County's lakes and rivers for going on half a century...
February 22, 2017 - 11:18am
January 11, 2017
Wiltz: Do coyotes affect our South Dakota deer herd?
Wolves have decimated some of Wyoming's and Idaho's elk herds. Have coyotes done the same thing, at least in some areas, to our deer? Let's imagine that we are sitting around a campfire. We're talking deer, and someone asks what we think about deer depredation as it relates to coyotes....
January 11, 2017 - 10:26am
November 22, 2016
Elk herd to be trimmed, studied for wasting disease
RAPID CITY (AP) — About 40 of the elk at Wind Cave National Park were recently fitted with radio collars so researchers can track their location as they study the effects of chronic wasting disease, while others will be killed to cull the park's elk population.
November 22, 2016 - 4:38pm
September 16, 2016
National park in South Dakota seeks hunters to curb elk herd
RAPID CITY (AP) — A national park about 50 miles south of Rapid City is seeking volunteers to hunt its elk herd in an effort to reduce the population and combat a deadly disease. The South Dakota Game, Fish & Parks Department and the National Park Service have teamed up to reduce...
September 16, 2016 - 12:01pm
July 18, 2016
Landowners seek changes to elk depredation hunts
PIERRE (AP) — Some western South Dakota landowners want changes made to elk depredation hunts. The hunts are aimed at thinning wild elk in the Black Hills that damage hay fields or compete with cattle for scarce winter forage. State wildlife officials allow licensed hunters who...
July 18, 2016 - 12:22pm
March 17, 2016
More elk licenses proposed, but majority are antlerless tags
RAPID CITY (AP) — Hunters may have a lot more opportunities to draw an elk license this year but only if they are OK with shooting a cow. During a South Dakota Game, Fish & Parks Commission meeting earlier this month, GF&P officials proposed raising the number of available...
March 17, 2016 - 11:00am
March 4, 2016
South Dakota wildlife officials propose more elk licenses
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota's elk numbers are on the rise, and so might be the number of hunting licenses. The Game, Fish and Parks Department is asking the Game, Fish and Parks Commission to raise the number of elk licenses in all but one of the state's elk hunting seasons. Regional...
March 4, 2016 - 12:33pm
October 26, 2015
Efforts to move elk from one park to another not succeeding
RAPID CITY (AP) — Efforts to move excess elk from overpopulated Wind Cave National Park in southwest South Dakota to the underpopulated Custer State Park nearby are being hampered by the animals' instinct to return to their home. The Rapid City Journal reports that more than...
October 26, 2015 - 2:51pm