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Paradise has burned to the ground, and officials now try to pick up the pieces
South Dakota Gov.-elect Noem wants to make Hot Springs a tourist destination for veterans
Kellyanne Conway on Acosta video: 'That's not altered. That's sped up. They do it all the time in sports.'
Remembering heroes 100 years later
School board to discuss retirement program enrollment
Another pipeline to start in ND and head to Texas?
Amazon borrows holiday tips from retailers it crushed
Pine Ridge Reservation getting street addresses, signs
South Dakota soybean production expected to set record
Tesla names a new chairman to replace Elon Musk
place a business brief
Back in the field one year after cancer
Hanson Co. bridge closed after tractor crash
Agriculturalists work to control spread of Palmer amaranth
Agri-Women promotes ag, looks for members
G3 Canada to build another elevator: This one in Carmangay, Alberta
DWU's Weidler named first-team all-GPAC
Class 9A champion Canistota/Freeman places six on Cornbelt all-Conference team
Toothless yet restrained, Nick Seeler gets last laugh for Wild
Mauer has standing offer to help Twins in future -- maybe as coach
NHL reaches settlement with former players in concussion suit
Francis "Nick" Martin Emerson
Robert J. "Jim" Larson
Eleanor H. Olivier
LETTER: Political dysfunction continues
Jessie Veeder: The making of me
Is intelligence predestined? Don't ask this product of encouragement
Veterans Day changes today
LETTER: A ridiculous lawsuit
Residency cases a constant concern for GF&P
Manvel, N.D., couple brings baby along for the hunt
Hockey hunt takes on a new cause
WATCH: Female hunters are on the rise in Minnesota, North Dakota
Experienced outdoorsman selected to lead outdoor coverage for Forum Communications
Damon 60th anniversary
Glen and Helen Ewing to Celebrate 60th Wedding Anniversary
July 1, 2018
Nice walleyes, lots of bass greet anglers in Ontario waters
ON LAC LA CROIX, Ont. — For Jim Glowacki of Britt, Minn., this was his second trip to the big border lake here in two years, after last...
July 1, 2018 - 6:29am
Commentary: Packing up, and pondering what might lie ahead
DULUTH — I spend isolated moments of each day now anticipating an upcoming adventure. Six of us — trail-tested friends — will...
June 1, 2018 - 6:03am
Dads, daughters continue decade-long tradition of winter camping
GUNFLINT TRAIL, NORTH OF GRAND MARAIS, Minn. — On a bright March afternoon, a procession of winter travelers moved across the crusted snow...
April 1, 2018 - 6:00am
January 22, 2018
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
As the long winter days grow shorter, Midwesterners seek the fresh air that comes with spring – and mini-getaways to get them through until...
January 22, 2018 - 1:21pm
June 28, 2017
Game, Fish and Parks: Don't bring fireworks to state parks
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks is asking state parks visitors to leave their fireworks at home. Setting off fireworks isn't...
June 28, 2017 - 8:40am
June 15, 2017
OUR VIEW: Give Mitchell's campground a chance
Now isn't the time to judge the Mitchell Parks and Recreation Department's recent takeover of operations at the Lake Mitchell Campground. For...
June 15, 2017 - 9:15am
May 21, 2017
Every hunting camp has a practical joker
"Are you nuts?" my wise and loving wife asked with a moan of exasperation. "You're going on another hunting trip with Tim, the practical joker?"...
May 21, 2017 - 7:15am
August 12, 2016
People want more public land, GF&P told
With recreational use of public lands at record highs, South Dakota has taken another look at expanding. On Aug. 4, the Game, Fish and Parks...
August 12, 2016 - 5:08pm
June 3, 2016
State parks to begin taking Labor Day weekend reservations
PIERRE (AP) — Camping enthusiasts, grab your calendars. South Dakota state parks will begin accepting camping reservations for Labor Day weekend this Saturday. Reservations for the weekend of Sept. 2 can be made starting at 7 a.m. CDT Saturday. The Game, Fish and Parks Department...
June 3, 2016 - 10:59am
May 20, 2016
Black Hills National Forest campgrounds open Friday
CUSTER (AP) — Campgrounds in the Black Hills National Forest are scheduled to open Friday. The forest features 30 campgrounds with more than 682 individual sites. Many of the campgrounds are operated by a Forest Service recreation service partner, Hill City-based Forest Recreation...
May 20, 2016 - 1:03pm
April 25, 2016
Tourists spent $276M in Badlands, Black Hills area in 2015
INTERIOR (AP) — The 4.2 million people who visited the Badlands and Black Hills National Park sites last year spent more than $276 million at nearby communities. A new report from the National Park Service also shows that tourism supported 4,677 jobs in area. Park Superintendent...
April 25, 2016 - 9:10pm
March 30, 2016
Fourth of July state park camping reservations open soon
PIERRE (AP) — People who want to go camping in South Dakota state parks over the Fourth of July weekend can start making reservations soon. The first day to make reservations for a July 1 arrival is Saturday. Doug Hofer, state parks director, says the holiday weekend is always a...
March 30, 2016 - 11:15am
It's a big world out there for a hamster
When Humphrey the hamster goes home with Heidi for the weekend, he has an adventure that he has never had as a classroom pet. In "Humphrey's...
June 30, 2015 - 10:42am
March 22, 2015
Fair camping rates to increase in Brown County this summer
ABERDEEN (AP) — Camping at the Brown County fairgrounds during fair week will cost more this summer. The Aberdeen American News reports that the rates for some spots will increase by as much as $50. The fairgrounds have nearly 450 camping spaces, not including what officials...
March 22, 2015 - 11:09am
February 18, 2015
WILTZ: As the song says, 'Dream a little dream with me'
Coveting something must be pretty sinful as two of The Ten Commandments relate to it. But since the word "neighbor" is a part of the deal in God's Top Ten, I think I'm OK. What I covet has nothing to do with my neighbors, although my neighbor across the street does own a motorhome....
February 18, 2015 - 1:08pm