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Subsidy cuts could mean 'death spiral' for small airports in upper Midwest
Two injured in separate crashes in Mitchell
Burr Street reconstruction set to start Monday
12 candidates line up for Mitchell City Council seats
Christiansen, Gades run for open school board seat
Apparel chain Bebe Stores to explore strategic alternatives
McDonald's plans mobile ordering to speed up drive-through service
Snap tops expectations in pricing of long-awaited IPO
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
Cattle market heats up as retail beef price cools
NDSU researchers eyeball new ways to grow better beef
Weather presenting perfect conditions for lambing
Wessington Springs native is inventor of HydroGreen’s patent-pending system
Good genes more important than ever at bull auctions, rancher says
Selland, Sage, Bartscher named to Class B all-state first team
Oropeza lifts DWU to split with Mount Marty
Mitchell starts season strong
With youth, Golden Eagles track looks to excel
ADs to consider basketball, volleyball postseason plans this week
'The Cemetery Club' handles the topic of grief with care
Couple plans March wedding
Colome man marks 90th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrated 85 years
Local couple weds in October ceremony
Beverly Ann LeBeau
OUR VIEW: Overcoming the wallop of construction
WOSTER: Smooth talkin' candidates
THUNE: The Department of Agriculture will be in good hands
DAUGAARD: A chance to be South Dakota's Capital for a Day
IN OTHER WORDS: Legislature wins in battle over IM 22
Wiltz: A fishing trip you might consider passing up
Ducks Unlimited to hold volunteer meeting
Increased license costs to benefit wildlife damage repairs
State seeking more successful deer hunts
Wiltz: Writing a book has its rewards, challenges
Curtis and Linda Mueller
August 1, 2014
Habitat group drafting recommendations
Tim Kessler readily admits South Dakota's pheasant hunting is at a critical point in state history. "We're getting close to a tipping point...
August 1, 2014 - 4:36pm
February 18, 2014
Pheasant recipes offer indulgent flavors
One of the most common items I’m asked how to use is wild game. Coming from a hunting family, I have plenty of experience working with various...
February 18, 2014 - 7:38am
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