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July 17, 2018
Roy Lake Resort's lease goes on the market again
July 17, 2018 - 4:54pm
July 13, 2018
0056 -- Golf course owner Dave Backlund got a do-over when the board let him install a barrier across Firesteel Creek. (Bob Mercer photo)
Panel approves removable barrier for golf course on Firesteel Creek
July 13, 2018 - 8:35am
July 11, 2018
OUR VIEW: Get informed on private-public water
July 11, 2018 - 7:46am
June 8, 2018
South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks intern Dylan Herr, right, dumps a flathead in the livewell while fellow intern Landon Giles continues to search for catfish while working an electrofishing boat driven by fisheries biologist B.J. Schall on the James River south of Olivet back in May. (Matt Gade / Republic)
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Callin' all catfish: James River study puts reward tags on whisker-faced creatures
June 8, 2018 - 5:14pm
May 19, 2018
Randy Becker, a Wildlife Damage Specialist with the Game Fish and Parks, stomps a stake into the mud to anchor the Hancock trap after catching one beaver out of the Firesteel Creek  earlier this month. (Matt Gade / Republic)play button
Battling South Dakota's beaver problems
May 19, 2018 - 7:44am
May 3, 2018
GFP Commission gets an earful on changes for traps, snares
May 3, 2018 - 5:59pm
March 18, 2018
South Dakota agency considers elk hunting license decrease
March 18, 2018 - 3:23pm
March 2, 2018
State commission proposes all deer hunting ends Jan. 1
March 2, 2018 - 4:29pm
February 27, 2018
Kevin Robling is the special projects coordinator for the South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks department. (Matt Gade / Republic)
SD's bridge over troubled waters
February 27, 2018 - 5:40pm
February 7, 2018
Senate confirms appointments to state commissions
February 7, 2018 - 3:13pm
January 15, 2018
The South Dakota Game, Fish & Parks. (Republic file photo)
GF&P now checks public interest on variety of proposed projects
January 15, 2018 - 12:22pm
January 7, 2018
Lake trout surviving in South Dakota lake after stocking
January 7, 2018 - 5:30pm
December 19, 2017
Elk herd to be thinned in Wind Cave National Park
December 19, 2017 - 2:56pm
December 1, 2017
OUR VIEW: Definite need for more conservation officers
December 1, 2017 - 8:01am
October 23, 2017
Bret Mattice, from Eden Valley, Minnesota, a junior at Dakota Wesleyan University, tries his luck pheasant hunting on Saturday. Mattice hunted at Long Lake State Public Shooting Area in Hanson County. (Matt Gade / Republic)
Pheasant opener fizzles
October 23, 2017 - 8:00am