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Trump's declaration of national emergency hit with first lawsuits
VA official who exploited veterans in fraud scam gets 11 years
Minnesota man charged with murder for selling $10 worth of drugs that wound up killing 21-year-old
Man accused in mass shooting had been convicted for beating girlfriend with bat
Prosecutors call Manafort's crimes 'longstanding,' 'bold'
Analysis: Amazon paid no federal taxes on $11.2 billion in profits last year
Dairy Herd Liquidation: The Tough Decision
Facebook to consider removing or demoting anti-vaccination recommendations
Mount Vernon welcomes new bar
Economic trends turn downward for farmers
place a business brief
Economic trends turn downward for farmers
Wet year may lead to late seed buying, planting
NOEM: Advancing agriculture for South Dakota
Knutson: Food trends include shame and virtue
Freeze adds layer of complication for farmers, livestock
Twins fan favorite Astudillo reports to camp
Photos from DWU's doubleheader sweep of Doane College
Late 3-pointers lift Tiger men to victory
DWU basketball teams to host Wednesday GPAC games
Boudreau looking at ‘whole lot of different things’ to get Wild back on track
Todd Alan Tecklenburg
LETTER: Public involvement in Legislative process does matter
LETTER: A response to technical education funding
Commentary: Warming to the idea of a basic income
WOSTER: Humor from the halls of the Capitol
Commentary: The great emergency hoax
'Duck Dynasty' cast members visit the frozen north
Dokken: Staying in during bad weather is easier today
Carefully, anglers journey out on Lake Superior ice: Lake trout, coho and herring coming with early ice off Duluth
New deer license plan seeks right mix for hunters
Deer disease seen as threat to humans: Experts compare CWD with resilient mad cow virus
DeWayne and Cynthia Delzer 50th Anniversary
December 7, 2018
Examining mallards: New technology helping gather information on ducks
BROOKINGS — Each day, ducks around the country are phoning home to South Dakota. As part of a first-of-its-kind study, research is being...
December 7, 2018 - 4:43pm
August 21, 2018
North American duck numbers down, but above average
DULUTH—The number of ducks across North America dropped 13 percent this year from last year, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service reported...
August 21, 2018 - 6:01pm
July 19, 2018
Wiltz: An awesome experience with Argentine waterfowl
As I munched warm, crispy empanadas by the crackling fireplace, I paged through the heavy tome that served as a guest register. Sure enough,...
July 19, 2018 - 11:18am
July 9, 2017
Decoy carver gives wood a lifelike touch
MIDDLE RIVER, Minn.—Joel Huener says he's always been "kind of a rabid do-it-yourselfer," a trait that also rubbed off on his hunting and...
July 9, 2017 - 12:19pm
May 16, 2017
Predators ride late goal to 2-1 series lead over Ducks
NASHVILLE, Tenn.—Defenseman Roman Josi scored on the power play with 2:43 left in the third period to pace the Nashville Predators to a...
May 16, 2017 - 10:53pm
November 30, 2016
Letcher duck habitat nearly complete
LETCHER — More ducks could be coming to the Letcher area as a conservation organization concludes a project to provide them with more homes....
November 30, 2016 - 6:07pm
August 12, 2016
Pet ducks cause a dilemma in Dell Rapids
DELL RAPIDS (AP) — Two ducks are causing a dilemma in Dell Rapids. The Dana Stelzer family has two pet Pekin ducks in their backyard. The domesticated Huey and Louie have become a hit in the neighborhood over the past six months, but their days as Dell Rapids residents might be...
August 12, 2016 - 10:50am
October 22, 2015
Ducks shot in Minnesota test negative for deadly bird flu
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Tests on over 750 ducks shot by Minnesota hunters this fall have turned up no signs of the kind of bird flu that devastated the Midwest poultry industry earlier this year. Researchers are testing wild waterfowl to see if ducks flying south for the winter...
October 22, 2015 - 1:26pm
West Central downs Hanson County 12-1
ALEXANDRIA—The Hanson County Ducks ran into hot West Central bats, dropping a contest 12-1 on Friday in Alexandria. The lone run for the Ducks came in the first inning on a passed ball. Hanson County (6-7) takes on McCook Central/Montrose in the first round of the Class B...
May 22, 2015 - 10:44pm
March 7, 2014
Waterfowl license power shifts
PIERRE -- The Legislature is ending its management of waterfowl licenses for non-resident hunters in South Dakota and is shifting nearly all responsibility back to the state Game, Fish and Parks Commission. The decision comes after more than a half-century of controversy about how...
March 7, 2014 - 7:13am
September 20, 2013
Ducks, no dynasty: Hunter numbers dropping in South Dakota
As the sun breaks the horizon today, many youngsters will take aim at their first feathered target when South Dakota’s 18th annual youth waterfowl...
September 20, 2013 - 2:12pm
July 10, 2013
Changing rules for bagging waterfowl
PIERRE -- Waterfowl hunters would get bigger bag limits for ducks and geese in South Dakota this fall under the seasons proposed by the state Game, Fish and Parks Commission. South Dakota would need federal agreement to change the possession limits for ducks and geese from twice...
July 10, 2013 - 8:46am
January 14, 2013
Waterfowl could take hit from drought
The Prairie Pothole Region, known to many as North America's duck factory, may see a big dip in production this year as drought continues to...
January 14, 2013 - 6:17am
January 11, 2013
Tame ducks shot and killed in Aberdeen city park
SIOUX FALLS (AP) -- Aberdeen police are trying to figure out who shot and killed five tame ducks in a city park. The media reports that the ducks were found dead in a pond on Thursday. Authorities say they were shot in the head with a small-caliber rifle or an air rifle. Parks Superintendent...
January 11, 2013 - 3:36pm