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Trump defends his comments on Virginia white nationalist rally, blames media
Email from January 2011 shows Schopp knew about GEAR UP
Standing Rock Sioux Tribe completes water pipeline
Mitchell VFW gets helping hand from county commissioners
Trump will not pardon former Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio at Phoenix rally, White House says
Google's newest Android operating system gets its official name: Oreo
Macy's to restructure merchandising unit, cut 100 jobs
Move over Ticketmaster: Amazon in talks to offer event ticketing in U.S.
Google is said to work on news product competing with Snapchat
Americans keep crushing it with their 401(k)s
SD ag, fishing officials update water issue
Officials seek trucking help for donated drought-relief hay
Seeing red: Take a trip to Wisconsin's cranberry marshes
Ag credit counselor, mediator say new lending rules hit hard
Schlecht: Wait for the rain to come
First Mitchell Quarterback Club of the season set for today
Area prep volleyball roundup: Jaguars outlast Bearcats
Young Golden Eagles looking to build
Opening-night thriller: No. 3 Mitchell rallies to edge No. 4 Aberdeen in five sets
Kernels sweep RC Central, Vermillion
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
John A. Fillaus
Harold W. Bietz
Keillor: Never been here before
LETTER: Dismayed with SD officials' response to Trump
THUNE: There's nowhere else I'd rather be
MERCER: Time to revisit state laws on open records
Schlecht: Wait for the rain to come
Wiltz: Adventures at Isle Royale National Park
South Dakota graduate student conducts fox study
Wiltz: Good outdoorsmen have to be on their game
South Dakota researcher study fish density
Wiltz: Chasing the thrill of hunting boars
James and Karen Geppert
May 6, 2016
Pheasant harvest climbs again in 2015
For a third straight year, South Dakota's pheasant harvest increased, but maybe not as much as some would have expected. According to State Upland...
May 6, 2016 - 10:48am
April 8, 2016
GFP adopts five-year plan for pheasant improvement
BROOKINGS – A pheasant management plan for the next five years in South Dakota received approval Friday from the state Game, Fish and Parks...
April 8, 2016 - 12:53pm
December 31, 2015
Game biologist says pheasants available for season's finale
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — South Dakota's top pheasant biologist says hunters should still find plenty of roosters in fields this weekend as the state wraps up its 2015 pheasant hunting season. Travis Runia, upland game biologist with the Game, Fish and Parks Department, said officials...
December 31, 2015 - 11:40am
December 15, 2015
Crop-price plunge helps hunters as pheasants fly in South Dakota
The longest U.S. corn slump since the 1980s has turned into a bumper year for South Dakota's $220 million pheasant-hunting industry, the nation's...
December 15, 2015 - 5:24pm
October 23, 2015
State biologists want a repellent as tool for pheasant management
PIERRE — The South Dakota Department of Game, Fish and Parks wants a pesticide that federal regulators haven't approved yet to become part of the state Wildlife Division's pheasant management plan. Anthraquinone sickens birds by disrupting their digestion systems.
October 23, 2015 - 2:06pm
October 16, 2015
Increased bird numbers for second straight year means additional dollars coming to South Dakota
LETCHER — As eight rows of corn slid through his combine, B.J. Zoss was thinking about pheasants. Zoss farms near Letcher but also assists...
October 16, 2015 - 2:16pm
October 15, 2015
More than 700 expected at Fridays’s Pheasants Forever banquet
The annual Pheasants Forever banquet last year in Mitchell stretched into homes across the country. A television crew that was filming a show about South Dakota’s pheasant hunting tradition was in attendance at last year’s local banquet, capturing highlights of the annual...
October 15, 2015 - 3:00pm
October 14, 2015
Tebow thanks foundation supporters in Platte
PLATTE — Tim Tebow in South Dakota? It happened. Tebow, a former NFL quarterback, was at Platte Creek Lodge earlier this week, according...
October 14, 2015 - 6:57pm
October 5, 2015
Young hunters take their first shot thanks to Pheasants Forever
There was a sea of orange Saturday at the Rooster Roost Ranch. Pheasants Forever Chapter 872 held its annual youth hunt on Saturday in which...
October 5, 2015 - 11:53am
September 16, 2015
North Dakota pheasant population rises 30 percent from 2014
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota's pheasant population has increased by nearly one-third over the past year, thanks to a pleasant winter and favorable weather during the spring nesting season. The estimated 30 percent increase in birds over 2014 mirrors increases in nearby...
September 16, 2015 - 11:41am
September 1, 2015
OUR VIEW: Better bird numbers beneficial for everyone
It's a great time to be a bird hunter in South Dakota. Last week, the South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Department issued its annual report...
September 1, 2015 - 9:30pm
August 27, 2015
Pheasant count jumps 42 percent from last year
Good news, pheasant hunters. Officials with the South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Department said Thursday the pheasant count numbers are...
August 27, 2015 - 5:32pm
June 22, 2015
OUR VIEW: Good news and concern with increase in pheasants
Maybe we're being overly hopeful, but it sure seems there are more pheasants running around this year. The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Department says early reports are starting to come in, and it appears there will be an increase in the state's pheasant population this year....
June 22, 2015 - 6:26pm
June 19, 2015
SD wildlife conservation fund growing, seeking board members
The South Dakota Wildlife Conservation Fund is attempting to bolster habitat for pheasant and other wildlife in South Dakota. "Consistently...
June 19, 2015 - 4:16pm
SD pheasants should see 'a modest increase'
Favorable weather for a second consecutive year is helping to increase South Dakota's pheasant numbers after a period of a declining population,...
June 19, 2015 - 4:00pm