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Man faces 2 capital murder charges in Mississippi nun deaths
Regulator: Dakota Access pipeline worker killed in accident
Far-reaching tribal solidarity displayed at pipeline protest
3 tribal colleges in South Dakota get USDA grant funding
Defense attorneys ask about death penalty in casino killing
Insurance agent earns two honors
New iPhone to ditch headphone jack, come with better camera
Hulu ends free streaming service
BankWest announces new banker in Mitchell
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Plaintiffs join suit challenging anti-corporate farming law
Rain in past week boosts soil moisture in South Dakota
Egg-laying chickens and eggs up in South Dakota
Scouts find subpar corn yields, big soy pod counts in South Dakota
AgweekTV: North Dakota sweet corn patch donated to charity every year
No. 3 Harrisburg rallies past No. 2 Mitchell
Dakota State stuns Dakota Wesleyan football team
No. 3 Jaguars fend off No. 4 Cowboys
Kernels cross country brings back bigger squad
Titans overtake Razorbacks in first half
Marion man to celebrate 90th
Mitchell woman to celebrate 96 years
Weisser reunion to be held in Tripp
Strand birth announcement
Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary holds July meeting
Shellie Rene Hansen (Gaulke)
Andrew Clarence Sybesma
Steven Douglas Coulter
Fern M. Chasing Horse
LETTER: Booze is seemingly everywhere
LETTER: Time passes, but remember all involved at 9-11
LETTER: Ask for fair pay on Labor Day
LETTER: Let's double check Thune's claim
LETTER: State's attorney should look into gas prices
Six fish species of state records set thus far in 2016
WILTZ: Cecil, Bullwinkle and the grizzly bears
North Dakota lowers mountain lion quota for first time
WILTZ: Some things we don't know bother me
Special August hunting season for Canada geese eliminated
August 2, 2016
Annual SD pheasant brood survey routes underway
BEADLE COUNTY — Pheasants, both adult birds and chicks, were speckled on the edge of a harvested wheat field. Nearly 40 birds were counted...
August 2, 2016 - 2:36pm
July 9, 2016
GF&P releases details about women injured by bison in June
CUSTER STATE PARK (AP) — South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks says two women injured by bison at Custer State Park in June were treated at hospitals and have been released. The Rapid City Journal reports that one victim is from Hot Springs, while the other is from Maryland. The agency...
July 9, 2016 - 7:00pm
July 8, 2016
GF&P is prepared to proceed on body cameras on officers
PIERRE — Members of the state Game, Fish and Parks Commission reviewed a plan Friday for providing body cameras to more than 100 wildlife...
July 8, 2016 - 9:59am
July 1, 2016
GF&P increasing efforts to band Canada geese
MINER COUNTY — With his scratched arms cradled around the lively, belly-up bird, Rocco Murano clenched his pliers down on a shiny, new...
July 1, 2016 - 5:20pm
April 29, 2016
Boating citations could rise in fight against invasive species
Boaters, beware. Citations from the South Dakota's conservation officers will rise this summer as officials fight the spread of aquatic invasive species. Last year, the South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks department updated the state's aquatic invasive species regulations, including...
April 29, 2016 - 5:02pm
April 14, 2016
Q&A: SD to hold state's first Capitol Campout, new parks director says
PIERRE — Newton Hills State Park near Canton helped lay the foundation for Katie Ceroll to become South Dakota's director of parks and...
April 14, 2016 - 6:18pm
April 8, 2016
GF&P will broaden scope of land acquisition policy
BROOKINGS — A comprehensive approach to land acquisition for public use in South Dakota is coming to the state Game, Fish and Parks Department, according to the agency's top official. Secretary Kelly Hepler said Friday he wants the policy developed to cover the parks division,...
April 8, 2016 - 5:26pm
March 25, 2016
Group discusses Habitat Pays campaign
ARMOUR—Small in numbers but not in energy, a South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks open house event drew just four Armour men, providing an...
March 25, 2016 - 10:01am
March 18, 2016
Looking to control SD's coyotes
HOWARD — Brad Baumgartner's intuition kicked in when the airplane's wings tilted hard in the wind. "They've got one," said Baumgartner,...
March 18, 2016 - 5:42pm
January 29, 2016
GF&P wants laws repealed restricting improvements
PIERRE—Legislators didn't ask any questions Thursday during a hearing about removing construction restrictions for the state Game, Fish and Parks Department. The measure, HB 1010, would eliminate several limits that have long been in state law but haven't been consistently observed...
January 29, 2016 - 11:02am
December 30, 2015
Governor appoints Olson To Game, Fish And Parks Commission
PIERRE (AP) — Gov. Dennis Daugaard has appointed Russell Olson of Madison to the South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Commission. Daugaard says Olson is an avid outdoorsman who is committed to conservation, and he appreciates Olson's willingness to serve in the important role. Olson...
December 30, 2015 - 10:56am
December 28, 2015
GF&P plans to hire a contractor to collect deeper financial data
PIERRE — The state Game, Fish and Parks Department plans to pay a Florida company to study people's spending on outdoor recreation in South Dakota. The contract will be with Southwick Associates and will cost about $40,000, according to Scott Simpson, GF&P's information and...
December 28, 2015 - 3:31pm
December 10, 2015
GF&P repeals lease fee at Cedar Shore center
PIERRE — The state Game, Fish and Parks Commission decided Thursday to waive the rental fee for the convention center lease next to Cedar Shore resort. The city of Oacoma has leased the public land since 2004 when the convention center was built along Francis Case Reservoir...
December 10, 2015 - 5:39pm
GF&P keeps hunt the same for bighorn sheep in 2016
PIERRE — The state Game, Fish and Parks Commission set the 2016 season for hunting Black Hills bighorn sheep Thursday. The commission agreed there wouldn't be any changes from this year's regulations. That means the commission doesn't need to hold a public hearing. The...
December 10, 2015 - 5:17pm
November 9, 2015
Commission finalizes several spring hunting seasons
PIERRE — The state Game, Fish and Parks Commission has finalized several spring hunting seasons. This year's spring light goose conservation order runs Feb. 15 through May 4, beginning the day after the regular dark goose season closes. The spring light goose conservation order...
November 9, 2015 - 11:31pm