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'I thought I was done': George H.W. Bush faced death at 20 during WWII
Federal judge: Trump administration must accept new DACA applicants
South Dakota no longer last in average teacher pay
Trump suggests nominee for VA post drop out because of 'ugly' process
Waffle House shooting suspect left behind considerable evidence at scene, authorities say
Arnold honored by CDC as childhood immunization champion
Brookings fish food company expanding with $60M Volga plant
Next threat stalking American farmers is the end of cheap money
Veteran receives penis, scrotum transplant in surgery doctors hail as a medical first
Judge asked to reject pipeline protester's evidence request
place a business brief
AgweekTV: Sczepanski Farm Insolvency
Corn farmers may be eligible for Syngenta settlement
Acreage may be dictated by weather, not economics
Beets return to prominence: American Crystal Sugar share values show strength
ND school unveils $450,000 ag expansion
Mitchell, Sioux Falls still in Hoop City Classic plans
Weather emergency called for Class B high school baseball
Vikings not sure they'll pick offensive guard
DWU men finish 8th at GPAC tourney
Berrios scoreless streak comes to an end against Yanks
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
Dorothy Marie Callies
Violet Mae Freidel
Dale Lewis Thompson
OPINION: Friendships that pick up where they left off
OPINION: Potter's Sasquatch book brings originality
Daugaard: Celebrating South Dakota's conservationists
OPINION: Prosecutors get a new power if a drug deal causes a death
1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
After Parkland shooting, NRA posts biggest fundraising haul in nearly 20 years
Craftsman makes a wake building kayaks and canoes
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
Wiltz: What's the best way to feed dogs?
Wiltz: Deer hunting is mighty important to me
Tom and Sherri
Donna Johnson 85th birthday
January 29, 2018
Entangled ND bucks, one with severed head, offer glimpse of nature's cruelty
Jim Brown had seen the two bucks on his trail camera near Walhalla, N.D., earlier in the fall, but then they stopped showing up. That all changed...
January 29, 2018 - 5:34pm
January 28, 2018
Entangled bucks show nature's cruelty
WALHALLA, N.D. — Jim Brown had seen the two bucks on his trail camera near Walhalla, N.D., earlier in the fall, but then they stopped showing...
January 28, 2018 - 6:18am
January 24, 2018
Wiltz: Whitetail or mule deer? Or both?
In describing our West River deer hunt from November, I wrote about a large buck shot by a fellow hunter that appeared to be a mule deer-whitetail hybrid cross. While he possessed mule deer characteristics, including a black-tipped tail, his antlers were of classic whitetail configuration....
January 24, 2018 - 8:37am
January 20, 2018
Abandoned dog rescued after retrieving bird to hunters
ABERDEEN (AP) — Two hunters had shot down a pheasant in a wildlife refuge in northern South Dakota when they were approached by an underweight...
January 20, 2018 - 1:03pm
January 18, 2018
Extension of law governing lakes on private land advances
PIERRE (AP) — Gov. Dennis Daugaard's bill to extend an expiring law that governs the use of lakes on private land for recreation passed its...
January 18, 2018 - 12:41pm
January 11, 2018
Commission sets waterfowl seasons
PIERRE — South Dakota's Game, Fish & Parks Commission agreed Thursday duck hunters should get to take two pintails per day rather than...
January 11, 2018 - 9:07pm
Wiltz: Wisconsin deer hunting full of problems
This past year, in their infinite wisdom, Wisconsin legislators eliminated the minimum age for mentored deer hunting licenses in their state. As a result, 1814 of these licenses went to nine-year-olds and under. Fifty two of these licenses went to children who were five or younger,...
January 11, 2018 - 2:00pm
January 7, 2018
Wis. 19-year-old is quickly gaining experience and having success in his trapping
NEAR SOLON SPRINGS, Wis. — Jarid Rankila walked gingerly onto the frozen beaver pond, thumping the ice ahead of him with his ice spud —...
January 7, 2018 - 8:01am
Public's fascination with mountain lions based on fear, curiosity
One thing's for sure: People have a fascination with mountain lions. Sightings, whether confirmed or hearsay, always get people talking. "It...
January 7, 2018 - 6:00am
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
January 5, 2018
Some thoughts on the trail must be put on hold
This will sound crazy, I know. But maybe I am not alone. Sometimes, when I'm out with one of my friends — biking or hunting or paddling or...
January 5, 2018 - 7:13am
January 4, 2018
Wiltz: Luck was on my side in Wyoming
I'll turn 76 years old in April. For the past 15 years, I've wondered when I've booked a hunt, "Have I bitten off too much? Can I handle it physically?"...
January 4, 2018 - 11:04pm
Cold temperatures won't hurt South Dakota youth goose hunt
PIERRE (AP) — Organizers of an annual youth goose hunt in central South Dakota say frigid weather won't put a damper on the weekend event....
January 4, 2018 - 4:00pm
December 23, 2017
South Dakota nonresident pheasant licenses down 18 percent
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota wildlife officials say they've sold thousands fewer pheasant hunting licenses to out-of-state residents this year....
December 23, 2017 - 12:39pm
December 20, 2017
Hunter takes mountain lion in eastern ND
HILLSBORO, N.D. — Details are sketchy at this point, but the North Dakota Game and Fish Department has confirmed a hunter legally shot...
December 20, 2017 - 5:44pm