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2018 candidates take questions in Mitchell
Lake Andes man flees court during sentencing for probation violation
Sisseton man sent to prison for scamming cattle ranchers
A 320-pound woman sat on a little girl as a punishment and killed her, authorities say
Records: Parents of baby left outside say they smoked K2
T-Mobile, Sprint may be getting close to a merger
Here are the 33 stores that will be closed on Thanksgiving day in 2017
The era of holiday deals is dead, and so is Black Friday
Toy retailer giant 'Toys 'R' Us' on the verge of filing for bankruptcy, sources say
Stars of HGTV's hit show 'Fixer Upper' to launch product line at Target
Place a Business Brief
Cultivating new ideas: Farmers, entrepreneurs pushing the bounds of what can be grown and raised in northern Minnesota
Drought takes toll on row crop production in South Dakota
Moon break: Covered wagon ride a harvest tradition
Of farmers and journalists: You have questions, I have answers (sort of)
AgweekTV: Rina’s Garden is growing up some big things in Kindred, N.D.
DWU volleyball team downs Mount Marty
Two Golden Eagles set for state cross country meet
Mavericks take fourth in Fargo, finish season sixth in region
Kernel softball honored on all-state teams
MCM's Evans to speak at Mitchell QB Club
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
Virginia "Ginny" Scheller
Darleen Baumiller Zangle
Beatrice "Betty" Behrend
Commentary: The Democratic Party's obsession with Hollywood celebrities was bound to blow up
Commentary: The old obit man looks around
NOEM: South Dakota's generations of grit
Imagine you're Princess Kate - it's awful and here's why
THUNE: South Dakota's unofficial October holiday
Wiltz: Know your shotgun before hunting pheasants
Poor Dakotas pheasant seasons could impact states' economies
Tangled whitetails: 'Once-in-a-lifetime' memory to help save a deer
Wiltz: How much protection do bald eagles need?
Trespass? There's a ticket for that
Malia Elle Manmano
Hill-Zens five generations
September 26, 2017
Wiltz: Fishing for a problem
One of the key outdoors issues in Washington D.C., — lead — pales in comparison to immigration, North Korea, jobs and health care, but it is important to hunters and fishermen.
September 26, 2017 - 10:27pm
September 19, 2017
Wiltz: When hunting and fishing, what does weather matter?
Remember the weather on Labor Day Monday? Temperatures reached 90 by midafternoon. Tuesday morning was flat out cold by comparison. Prior to that cold Tuesday morning, I had invited a pair of Mitchell buddies and their boat to fish that day with me for catfish beneath the dam at Pickstown....
September 19, 2017 - 11:03pm
September 12, 2017
Wiltz: An ugly bruiser of a fish
I recently dropped in at the Burke Coffee Haus, and joined a few friends where the topic of conversation was catfish. Though they enjoyed catching and eating walleyes, I just couldn't fathom why anyone would prefer walleyes to catfish. Their enthusiasm made me want to go home and...
September 12, 2017 - 10:52pm
September 8, 2017
GF&P Commission sets rules so landowners can restrict or close non-meandered waters
SIOUX FALLS — After a bit of fine-tuning the South Dakota Game, Fish & Parks Commission approved a special rule Friday that lets its members...
September 8, 2017 - 4:58pm
July 4, 2017
Wiltz: Fishing and prairie dogs is a full SD day
Believe me, the South Dakota threshold to adventure is just a few steps away. After church on a recent Sunday morning, I climbed into my trusty Dodge Dakota and headed for Mitchell. Once in Mitchell, it took five minutes to transfer my gear to my friend Gordy's truck, and then we...
July 4, 2017 - 11:53pm
June 14, 2017
Wiltz: Dealing with out-of-state anglers
If there's one thing I've heard over the years more than anything else, it would be the ranting and complaining by my fellow South Dakota sportsmen about the legions of Iowans and Minnesotans who come to our state to fish. It's likened to a migration of blue license plates. The way...
June 14, 2017 - 12:44am
June 13, 2017
GF&P to open restricted-access lakes today
The South Dakota Game, Fish & Parks Department today will remove access-restricting cables to about 30 non-meandered lakes following the passage...
June 13, 2017 - 9:39am
May 24, 2017
Legislators on non-meandered panel decide a fourth meeting is necessary
PIERRE — Another meeting on June 2 is needed before proceeding to a special session, the Legislature's task force on regulation of access...
May 24, 2017 - 3:09pm
April 20, 2017
Poorman's tournament sidelined once more
After 30 years of operating Mitchell's longest running fishing tournament, brothers Dave and Tim Allen are sidelining the event for the immediate...
April 20, 2017 - 9:49pm
April 11, 2017
Lake Mitchell's to get new fish habitat in May
All hands on deck. The Lake Mitchell Advisory Committee will prepare and install two large artificial fish habitats on May 5 and 6, and it could...
April 11, 2017 - 8:36pm
March 17, 2017
SD's highest court upholds major piece of case barring public access to Day County sloughs
PIERRE — The South Dakota Supreme Court affirmed a decision to bar public access to portions of two expanding sloughs in Day County. On Wednesday, the state's highest court upheld a circuit court decision to bar public access to the portions of Jesse and Duerre sloughs that...
March 17, 2017 - 4:43pm
January 12, 2017
Annual Elks fishing derby set for Feb. 11
The Mitchell Elks Club will be hosting its annual ice fishing derby Feb. 11 at Lake Mitchell and the Sportsman's Club on Indian Village Road. Registration is from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. and the tournament is free to all youth between ages 2-through-20. Holes will be pre-drilled and...
January 12, 2017 - 11:08pm
October 31, 2016
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Midwest hunters are playing an integral role in the management of the excessive snow geese population
BRAINERD, Minn.—In this week's "Northland Outdoors TV" episode, travel with our crew as they head to the prairies and farmlands of North...
October 31, 2016 - 1:12pm
October 7, 2016
GFP backs away from plan for fishing tournament fees
MOBRIDGE — In a rare move, the state Game, Fish and Parks Department backed away Thursday from a proposal to start charging fees and require permits for fishing tournaments in South Dakota. The department also wanted to make it a violation if anglers participated in tournaments...
October 7, 2016 - 10:31am
August 3, 2016
Minnesota master sergeant takes some blind veterans on a turkey hunt
BRAINERD, Minn.—In this week's Northland Outdoors TV episode, the term "hunting blind" takes on a whole new meaning. Host Bret Amundson...
August 3, 2016 - 9:43am