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May 19, 2016
Free deer tags for landowners?
Area landowners could get an extra shot at deer hunting this season. Deer populations in many South Dakota counties have rebounded after previously...
May 19, 2016 - 6:29pm
May 9, 2016
State agency proposes bump in deer tags for 2016
PIERRE (AP) — More tags may be available to deer hunters in South Dakota during the 2016 deer season under proposals presented this week to...
May 9, 2016 - 11:17am
April 4, 2016
Black Hills mountain lion season ends with 41 lions killed
RAPID CITY (AP) — Wildlife officials in South Dakota report that the mountain lion hunting season in the Black Hills Fire Protection District has ended with 41 lions killed. A report from the state Department of Game, Fish and Parks shows 25 of the lions killed during the season...
April 4, 2016 - 11:29am
March 17, 2016
More elk licenses proposed, but majority are antlerless tags
RAPID CITY (AP) — Hunters may have a lot more opportunities to draw an elk license this year but only if they are OK with shooting a cow. During a South Dakota Game, Fish & Parks Commission meeting earlier this month, GF&P officials proposed raising the number of available...
March 17, 2016 - 11:00am
February 26, 2016
30 mountain lions killed so far in Black Hills season
PIERRE (AP) — Hunters in South Dakota have reported 30 mountain lion killings during the ongoing hunting season in the Black Hills Fire Protection District. A report from the state's Game, Fish and Parks Department shows 17 of the 30 lions killed were females. Ten of the 30 lions...
February 26, 2016 - 11:46am
February 18, 2016
House committee approves bill to allow hunting with handguns
PIERRE (AP) — A bill that would allow adult hunters in South Dakota to use handguns to shoot game birds is headed to the House floor. The Capital Journal reports the House Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee approved the bill 10-3 this week. Bill sponsor Rep. Dick Werner...
February 18, 2016 - 11:33am
February 16, 2016
Rapid City meets goal of killing 100 deer in city limits
RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — City sharpshooters reached their goal of killing 100 deer within Rapid City limits. City officials late last year approved the killing of 100 deer, down from 150 in each of the past two years due to a drop in the urban deer population. The Rapid City Journal...
February 16, 2016 - 11:37am
February 10, 2016
Bill could bring handguns to pheasant hunting
One South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Department official hopes a bill to allow handguns to hunt game birds is shot down in committee. Tony Leif,...
February 10, 2016 - 9:09pm
February 9, 2016
Knowing the lay of the land for tag draws
I've never really done much of what I'm going to talk about today, but I do have a hunter friend who is constantly "rolling the dice," so to speak. I'm talking about Jerry Hnetynka. I would guess that he has been applying for various hunting licenses for the past 45 years. Like South...
February 9, 2016 - 11:38pm
February 8, 2016
Non-trophy bison hunting season begins at Custer State Park
SPEARFISH (AP) — The non-trophy bison hunting season has begun at Custer State Park. Though it typically takes place in the fall during the annual Buffalo Roundup, this year's non-trophy season began Jan. 25. The non-trophy hunt is mean to remove excess cows and bulls from the herd....
February 8, 2016 - 12:04pm
February 5, 2016
Sportsmen push back against nonresident waterfowl bill
PIERRE (AP) — Some South Dakota sportsmen are pushing back against a bill that would expand waterfowl hunting for nonresidents in eastern South Dakota. Rep. Dick Werner's bill would add five counties to the existing Missouri River unit where 1,500 three-day licenses are available...
February 5, 2016 - 11:34am
February 3, 2016
GF&P reminds residents 2015 hunting, fishing licenses expired
PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Department says that the state's outdoor enthusiasts should remember that their hunting and fishing licenses for 2015 have now become expired. The agency said Tuesday that 2016 hunting and fishing licenses can either be purchased...
February 3, 2016 - 12:06pm
20 mountain lions killed so far in Black Hills season
PIERRE (AP) — Wildlife officials in South Dakota report that 20 mountain lions have been killed so far during the hunting season in the Black Hills Fire Protection District. A report from the South Dakota Department of Game, Fish and Parks shows 13 of the 20 lions killed were females....
February 3, 2016 - 12:03pm
January 28, 2016
Nevada governor seeks change in sage grouse mining rule
RENO, Nev. (AP) — The governor of gold-rich Nevada is pressing the Obama administration to alter its sage grouse protection plan to free up thousands of mining claims by shrinking the restricted area in exchange for making other unprotected areas off limits, restoring burned out...
January 28, 2016 - 6:16pm
January 7, 2016
'Rare' hunt leads to mountain lion shot near Platte
PLATTE -- In December, Brooks Koopal fulfilled his dream of successfully hunting a mountain lion — twice. “Them two hunts were by far the...
January 7, 2016 - 8:41am