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Uber expects flying taxis to take off in 2020
Could Apple buy Disney? Wall Street revives rumor of potential mega-deal
Caribou Coffee-owner JAB Holdings to buy bakery chain Panera Bread in biggest-ever U.S. restaurant deal
Office supplies retailer Staples explores sale
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
Ag advisor offers his take on Trump and farmers
Cool temperatures could delay planting
Ag groups urge Trump to stick with NAFTA
Farm bill stalwarts say money 'will be hard to come by'
SD ranchers loss nearly $100 per cow in 2016
Bice making moves in MMA
Guardado shares in Mahomes family's moment
NFL draft: Packers, Seahawks get into action on second day
Vikings select Florida State running back Dalvin Cook in second round
Neuendorf well respected by peers
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
Teresa Marie Potter
Robert A. Aulner
Linda K. Hunter
Patrick James O'Bryan
Phillips: Kindness fills the memory of flood survivor
LETTER: Public Service Recognition week is coming up
LETTER: Slyter for SDRS board
LETTER: Let's protect our water
LETTER: Save our water: Uranium mining doesn't make economic sense
Strong pregnancy rate, winter survival positive sign for deer numbers
Wiltz: Make our walleyes great again?
Wiltz: How big is too big for a bobcat?
Trespassing or not? State's attorneys weigh in on non-meandered waters
Wiltz: Taking wildlife inventory after another SD winter
Reverend Lyle Howard
Art and Helen Pollreisz
Wiltz: A fishing trip you might consider passing up
The past week was an eye opener for me as Betsy and I spent it on the Hawaiian island of Oahu. We made the trip with our daughter, Lisa, son-in-law, Rodney, granddaughter, Nichela, and grandson, Sam. Nichela and Sam were on spring break from college. In the past, Betsy and I had spent...
March 28, 2017 - 11:07pm
March 24, 2017
Ducks Unlimited to hold volunteer meeting
The local chapter of Ducks Unlimited will hold a volunteer organizational meeting at 5 p.m. Thursday at The Depot Bar and Grille in Mitchell. The meeting is to help organize for the spring and fall banquets. Refreshments and snacks will be available, along with Ducks Unlimited merchandise....
March 24, 2017 - 5:37pm
March 22, 2017
Increased license costs to benefit wildlife damage repairs
A bump in license costs will provide a state agency more aid to control damage from wildlife. Earlier this month, Gov. Dennis Daugaard signed...
March 22, 2017 - 5:14pm
March 19, 2017
Always in Season: Spring brings another cycle in bird lives
This is a good time of year to appreciate black-capped chickadees. They're conspicuous this time of year, but pretty soon they'll be hard to...
March 19, 2017 - 4:46pm
Warroad man leaves his comfort zone to race Alaska's Iditarod Trail on a fat bike
NOME, Alaska — There were times, Chuck Lindner admits, when he had to dig deep to continue the 350-mile bicycle trek in which he'd immersed...
March 19, 2017 - 4:58am
March 18, 2017
State seeking more successful deer hunts
PIERRE — With the development of a statewide management plan, finding a deer may become easier for East River hunters. For the first time,...
March 18, 2017 - 7:30am
March 17, 2017
SD's highest court upholds major piece of case barring public access to Day County sloughs
PIERRE — The South Dakota Supreme Court affirmed a decision to bar public access to portions of two expanding sloughs in Day County. On Wednesday, the state's highest court upheld a circuit court decision to bar public access to the portions of Jesse and Duerre sloughs that...
March 17, 2017 - 4:43pm
March 15, 2017
'Trophy' film tackles African hunting and conservation
AUSTIN, Texas -- The new documentary "Trophy" opens in a sprawling corner of South Africa run by John Hume, who is praised by some as protecting...
March 15, 2017 - 4:50pm
March 5, 2017
Always in Season: Signs of spring appear in the valley
Horned larks are back in the valley. Horned owls are back on their nests. These are signs of spring in the Red River Valley. Both are right on...
March 5, 2017 - 6:44pm
March 2, 2017
Legislators spar over raising handling fee for GF&P licenses
PIERRE — South Dakota businesses that sell licenses for the state Department of Game, Fish & Parks could raise their handling fees under...
March 2, 2017 - 6:56pm
February 28, 2017
Wiltz: Conditions can help chances on mountain lion hunt
Ben Franklin said sometime to the effect that if we don't stand together, we'll fall separately. He might have been talking about hunters. We...
February 28, 2017 - 10:42pm
Mystery of Minnesota North Shore waterfalls may be solved
DULUTH, Minn.—A recent study of Devil's Kettle Falls on Minnesota's North Shore, completed out of "scientific curiosity," shed light on...
February 28, 2017 - 10:21pm
February 22, 2017
500-year-old elk antler found by Minnesota diver
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — Gary Thompson has been pulling pieces of history out of Becker County's lakes and rivers for going on half a century...
February 22, 2017 - 11:18am
February 8, 2017
Senate proposes Spink Co. to qualify for more nonresident waterfowl licenses
PIERRE — Spink County would become eligible for special non-resident three-day waterfowl hunting licenses with legislation that flew through...
February 8, 2017 - 5:38pm
February 6, 2017
OUR VIEW: Study shows SD investing in pheasants
South Dakota must invest in its pheasants. The state needs to be on the leading edge of studies committed to learning more about the non-native upland game bird, particularly due to pheasant hunting's impact as a driving force of our state's economy. If that means spending hours,...
February 6, 2017 - 5:14pm