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Police: Mount Vernon man raped 7-year-old boy in exchange for video game
School board to hold public budget hearing
Douglas County man charged with eluding, DUI after high-speed chase
Police: Man threatens children with gun in Sioux Falls
Car hits, injures 2 pedestrian in Sioux Falls
CenturyLink is accused of running a Wells Fargo-like scheme
Nestle may sell Butterfinger, BabyRuth as U.S. cuts sweets
Sprint offers one-year free unlimited service aimed at Verizon users
Apple's iPad Pro is closer than ever to replacing your laptop
Look out Alexa: Apple announces 'HomePod,' a smart home audio speaker
2 LSU researchers get nearly $1M to study honeybee stress in SD
South Dakota youth nonprofit to breed cattle with donation
5 questions with ... Tom DePuydt, farmer/rancher, Saco, Mont.
AgweekTV: Drought Troubles
Emergency CRP grazing authorized in the Dakotas and Montana
MAC finishes second at Corn Palace Invite
McCook/Miner wins Lennox tournament
Amateur baseball roundup: Alexandria takes down Parkston
Bulldogs fall to Wildcats
Spieth holes bunker shot to win Travelers in playoff
Blooming beauty: How to freshen up hair and makeup for spring
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Robert "Andy" Anderson, Sr.
OPINION: 'Somebody always needs to be looking'
AstroBob: Fireflies - green sparks in the dark
Forget multi-tasking. Here's how to monotask like a boss
Column: How can we lift the tension between law enforcement and motorists of color?
LETTER: Spending millions on lake fix needs guarantee
Wiltz: Could you have been a good mountain man?
Wiltz: Dealing with out-of-state anglers
Reclaiming habitat for SD's largest fish
Wiltz: With outdoors trips, a Plan B is good
Wiltz: The rundown on handgun hunting
Bob & Anna Graumann
September 29, 2016
EHD causing high whitetails casualties
Landowners continue to find dead white-tailed deer populations in central South Dakota as a bout with a deadly disease continues. South Dakota...
September 29, 2016 - 6:36pm
September 22, 2016
Plenty of ducks, fewer hunters
South Dakota has lost nearly 15,000 resident waterfowl hunters in the past two decades and dipped to a record low last year. That's concerning...
September 22, 2016 - 4:50pm
September 15, 2016
Grouse numbers rise ahead of opener
Prairie grouse hunting season opens Friday, and finding the game birds may be a bit easier this year. Prairie grouse is a general term applied...
September 15, 2016 - 5:14pm
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