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Forest Service: Closure order for Crow Peak area lifted
Sioux Falls mayor advances building after council rejection
New-look Corn Palace 'pretty darn busy'
Indian Health Service announces contract to improve health services in Rosebud, Pine Ridge
Man charged with rape of a minor starting in 2007
A spa in Burger King? A Taco Bell lounge? This is the future of fast food.
Study indicates Yankton can support more retail businesses
Buster's Auto Brokers LLC
Family opening spice and tea shop in downtown Rapid City
Wal-Mart shares slide on forecast of earnings drop next year
Extreme heat, humidity stress South Dakota crops, livestock
AgweekTV: Growers say wheat will help meet rising world food demand
Deere to lay off 120 employees at Moline factory
An annual drive to the rodeo
High court: Ranchers should collect on storm-drowned cattle
Amateur baseball district playoffs: Mustangs blank Bullheads 6-0
Mitchell Black takes top seed into regions
Two Mitchell tennis players take second at Brandon Junior Open
Milbank claims Class B Legion title
Canova Gang grabs state tourney spot with win over Dell Rapids Mudcats
Local couple to marry Aug. 5
Mitchell couple's 50th celebrated today
Mitchell woman marks 90th year
77 years marked by Mitchell couple
Wagner man to celebrate 80th
Paul Frederick Monteil Jr.
Wilma Jean Miller
Beating the S.D. heat; old style vs new style
Achieving regulatory reform and improving chemical safety laws
OPINION: Journalism needs a new generation of young reporters
A different Trump rose in Cleveland
OUR VIEW: Hisses and cheers
Archery training in SD schools continues to grow
WILTZ: An ode to Pittsburgh and learning about Lake Erie's walleyes
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
WILTZ: Thinking about great whites and a trip to Hilton Head
How has the past affected today's outdoors heritage?
October 16, 2015
Pheasant season gets underway in South Dakota this weekend
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — South Dakota's pheasant season opens Saturday, and hunters can expect a better year than 2014. State wildlife officials...
October 16, 2015 - 1:15pm
October 15, 2015
More than 700 expected at Fridays’s Pheasants Forever banquet
The annual Pheasants Forever banquet last year in Mitchell stretched into homes across the country. A television crew that was filming a show about South Dakota’s pheasant hunting tradition was in attendance at last year’s local banquet, capturing highlights of the annual...
October 15, 2015 - 3:00pm
October 14, 2015
Tebow thanks foundation supporters in Platte
PLATTE — Tim Tebow in South Dakota? It happened. Tebow, a former NFL quarterback, was at Platte Creek Lodge earlier this week, according...
October 14, 2015 - 6:57pm
For better or worse, technology has changed deer hunting
It recently occurred to me that all of us have made or are making decisions about how dependent on technology we want to be. This is especially...
October 14, 2015 - 11:33am
October 10, 2015
Plum Creek Kennels trains, breeds canines for hunting, companionship
ARMOUR—Hunting has been a lifelong passion for Bill Dillon and his dogs—it's in their blood. Dillon, who together with his wife,...
October 10, 2015 - 11:23am
October 7, 2015
Nonresident waterfowl licenses to stay same in South Dakota
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota's Game, Fish and Parks Commission has once again declined to increase licenses for nonresident waterfowl hunters. The commission on Friday refused a petition from the South Dakota Opportunity Group sportsmen's organization that advocated changes including...
October 7, 2015 - 2:26pm
October 5, 2015
Nonresidents excluded from Black Hills mountain lion season
SPEARFISH (AP) — The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Commission has rejected a proposal to allow nonresidents to join this season's Black Hills mountain lion hunt and lowered limits on the number of animals allowed to be killed. The proposal was nixed at the commission's...
October 5, 2015 - 1:43pm
Young hunters take their first shot thanks to Pheasants Forever
There was a sea of orange Saturday at the Rooster Roost Ranch. Pheasants Forever Chapter 872 held its annual youth hunt on Saturday in which...
October 5, 2015 - 11:53am
October 2, 2015
South Dakota's new one-stop habitat shop
SALEM — Alongside a field of tall grasses on a brisk October morning, Gov. Dennis Daugaard preached habitat. "Habitat conservation is...
October 2, 2015 - 7:10pm
September 4, 2015
Group says focus should be on pheasant habitat
ABERDEEN (AP) — With South Dakota's annual pheasant survey indicating an uptick in the number of birds hunters should encounter this season,...
September 4, 2015 - 2:35pm
September 1, 2015
OUR VIEW: Better bird numbers beneficial for everyone
It's a great time to be a bird hunter in South Dakota. Last week, the South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Department issued its annual report...
September 1, 2015 - 9:30pm
August 27, 2015
Pheasant count jumps 42 percent from last year
Good news, pheasant hunters. Officials with the South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Department said Thursday the pheasant count numbers are...
August 27, 2015 - 5:32pm
August 4, 2015
Outdoor Adventures: SD early goose take getting close
August 4, 2015 - 3:07pm
July 21, 2015
SD Outdoor Adventures: Is drain tiling killing small wetlands?
July 21, 2015 - 2:31pm
July 8, 2015
Great pleasure can come from simple things
When it comes to fishing or hunting, I'm somewhat of a Jekyll and Hyde personality. One side of me covets fine firearms and adventure in faraway places while my other self enjoys the simplest pleasures. Such was the case last Monday afternoon. I put some night crawlers in a...
July 8, 2015 - 8:20am