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The last great stronghold for pheasant hunting
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December 6, 2013
Word on the Street video: South Dakota pheasant history
Tony Leif, director of the South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Department's Wildlife Division, talks about the history of pheasants in South Dakota during Friday's Governor's Pheasant Habitat Summit in Huron.
December 6, 2013 - 5:59pm
October 23, 2012
Cabela's gives away $35,000 in prizes from pheasant event
The Mitchell Cabela's store gave away $35,000 in prizes Sunday evening to 38 pheasant hunters who participated in the Great American Pheasant Hunt. Cabela's had banded and released 100 birds within 50 miles of the Mitchell store prior to opening weekend. Thirty-eight of the 100...
October 23, 2012 - 7:01am
August 29, 2012
WILTZ: Will our pheasants rebound? It all depends
The news media, including newspapers, is beginning to release outlooks for the coming pheasant opener on Oct. 20.
August 29, 2012 - 12:26am
April 5, 2012
Pheasant harvest topped 1.5 million in 2011
PIERRE -- South Dakota has become such a hotspot for pheasant hunting that even a down season turned out to be very good last year. Hunters...
April 5, 2012 - 8:19am
February 28, 2012
'Jason Mitchell Outdoors' TV show to air segment filmed near Kimball
KIMBALL -- The wide-open fields and abundant pheasant population near Kimball will be featured next month on one of the Midwest's most well-known...
February 28, 2012 - 7:21am
October 15, 2011
WOSTER: Memory of pheasant openers always perfect
Opening day of pheasant season in South Dakota has always been an incredible spectacle. It was pretty cool to be a young guy hanging around...
October 15, 2011 - 8:49am
Fewer pheasants await hunters
Many people don't believe national Pheasants Forever President and CEO Howard Vincent when he says he'll see hundreds, or even thousands, of birds per day while pheasant hunting in South Dakota. "You try to explain and people think you're exaggerating," Vincent said, "but you're...
October 15, 2011 - 8:45am
October 18, 2010
Hunters report safe weekend
The opening weekend of South Dakota's pheasant hunting season has been a safe and productive one. As of Sunday afternoon, Game, Fish and...
October 18, 2010 - 8:00am
October 16, 2010
Conditions ripe for hunting
South Dakota will be swelling with hunters today, stomping through fields to chase roughly 8.65 million pheasants. Based on the crop harvest, hunters should be ecstatic compared to last year. As of Oct. 10 -- the most recent South Dakota weekly crop report -- the state's grain...
October 16, 2010 - 12:28am
August 10, 2010
Pheasant numbers look promising, GF&P says
Some say it's the best time of the baseball season. Others point to oncoming football season. But for thousands of South Dakotans, fall means pheasant season is almost upon us. South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks staffers are determining how good that season will be, according...
August 10, 2010 - 8:00am
April 15, 2010
Pheasants Forever to meet in Mitchell
The state meeting of the Pheasants Forever habitat organization will be held at Highland Plaza Mall at 1 p.m. Saturday. This year marks the first year that Mitchell has had a chapter included in Pheasants Forever and anyone interested in learning more about the organization or joining...
April 15, 2010 - 12:15am
December 1, 2009
Panel to take up pheasant proposal
PIERRE -- Tough weather and tough finances have combined for fewer pheasant hunters in South Dakota this fall. Now they might be getting some additional inducement to head to the fields. For those hunters fortunate enough to see enough birds, they might be allowed to take five...
December 1, 2009 - 7:58am
October 17, 2009
Airport remains under construction as hunters arrive
Mitchell Municipal Airport's main runway remained under construction Friday as dozens of hunters arrived for today's start of the pheasant hunting season. The reconstruction of the runway began over the summer following the announcement of $6.7 million in funding made available by...
October 17, 2009 - 5:59pm
Conditions favor state's estimated 7.5 million pheasants
Thousands of hunters will head into South Dakota's fields today, chasing roughly 7.5 million pheasants, most of which are concentrated in the...
October 17, 2009 - 12:01am
State rolls out its first pheasant management plan
Despite the ring-necked pheasant's status as the state bird and most lucrative game species in South Dakota, the state has never had a master...
October 17, 2009 - 12:01am