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Keeping two memories alive
WESSINGTON SPRINGS — Tyler and Tucker Easton may be gone, but their parents hope to ensure they are not forgotten. "Being a parent to them,...
December 30, 2016 - 9:43pm
December 29, 2016
Hunters take last shot at pheasants
PLANO — A recent string of warm weather has provided hunters with one last chance to hit the field before pheasant season ends. South Dakota's...
December 29, 2016 - 5:21pm
October 19, 2016
OUR VIEW: Stay safe in the fields
Not even a full week of pheasant season has passed, and we've already heard reports of three hunting-related accidents in South Dakota. We're sure there's been more, and there's probably been countless close calls. These three, all included someone getting hit with BBs, were just...
October 19, 2016 - 5:09pm
October 15, 2016
Captive pheasants make up one-fifth or more of SD harvest
STICKNEY — Row by row, Randall Kuyper drove past thousands of birds waiting for their meal, stopping every few yards to fill a bin with...
October 15, 2016 - 8:00am
October 13, 2016
Local hotel business plummets following release of brood count
A recently released state pheasant brood count left one local hotelier out to dry for opening weekend. LaRee Rumbolz, general manager of Super...
October 13, 2016 - 5:42pm
September 26, 2016
2018 Pheasant Fest to be in Sioux Falls
SIOUX FALLS — Gov. Dennis Daugaard announced Monday that the 2018 National Pheasant Fest and Quail Classic will be held in Sioux Falls....
September 26, 2016 - 2:45pm
September 8, 2016
North Dakota pheasant numbers drop 10 percent from 2015
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Pheasant numbers in North Dakota have dropped 10 percent from a year ago, but as the hunting season nears wildlife officials are confident of another decent harvest of at least half a million birds. The drop indicated by a state Game and Fish Department survey...
September 8, 2016 - 11:24am
June 24, 2016
Official: Pheasant numbers to see 'slight increase' in 2016
Officials with the state Game, Fish & Parks Department are expecting a slight increase to pheasant populations this season, but spring rains...
June 24, 2016 - 5:16pm
May 25, 2016
Pheasant season provides financial boost
Pheasant season keeps local businesses flying high as hunters spent $170.1 million across South Dakota last year, the highest total in three...
May 25, 2016 - 6:21pm
December 22, 2015
Last call for pheasant season
With less than two weeks remaining for pheasant season, hunters are still buying licenses and hitting the fields. "We're seeing a lot of groups,...
December 22, 2015 - 7:59pm
October 26, 2015
When available, winter wheat is attractive for pheasant nests
PIERRE—The state Game, Fish and Parks Department sees more winter wheat as a way to produce more pheasants in South Dakota. That's one...
October 26, 2015 - 12:14pm
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
April 7, 2015
GFP taking suggestions, comments on pheasant management plan
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks is taking suggestions and comments until Friday on the current pheasant management plan that will be used to draft a new blueprint for the next five years. Division of Wildlife director Tony Leif says the current plan in place...
April 7, 2015 - 10:01am
March 31, 2015
As fund for wildlife habitat is earmarked at foundation, lawmakers want full report
PIERRE -- A panel of state lawmakers decided Monday the South Dakota Community Foundation board of directors shall report on July 20 how the foundation used $350,000 approved by the Legislature this month for improving wildlife habitat. HB 1192 started as a $1.5 million request from...
March 31, 2015 - 9:48am
February 23, 2015
Pheasants Forever office wants to protect fowls' habitat
BROOKINGS (AP) — The new Pheasants Forever office in Brookings is aiming to stave off declining populations of the popular game bird by redefining...
February 23, 2015 - 4:45pm