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Trump takes aim at Pelosi amid stalled shutdown negotiations
Mueller's office didn't know extent of BuzzFeed's allegations
Native American drummer speaks on the MAGA-hat wearing teens who surrounded him
Trump's offer on wall is rejected
Thousands gather for third Women's March after year of controversy
The world has loads of sustainable palm oil - but no one wants it
‘What's going on in the world’: Trade negotiations crucial for area agriculture
Shutdown undercuts the IRS, just in time for a particularly difficult tax season
Low wages continue to hamper state's workforce
Local bar owner teams up with popular taco restaurant
place a business brief
Already reeling from tariff war, some farmers aren't receiving support checks amid shutdown
Barn total loss following blaze
Farm fatalities on the rise: Ag industry ranked most hazardous in the US
Farmers fear another hit as Trump shutdown threatens ethanol vow
China back in the market for American soy with trade talks planned
Wild overcome adversity, earn hard-fought win over Blue Jackets
Tigers edge Huskies at Hanson Classic
Photos from Bridgewater/Emery vs White River in the Hanson Classic
New Wild center Victor Rask hoping to make most of fresh start
John Shipley: United supporters right about Agustin Rossi
Anna Mary (Dalldorf) Reimer
Betty Ann Hosek
Donald "Don" E. Fraser
Swift: Have you 'hygged' your home today? Practicing the Danish art of relaxation
ZIEBARTH: Your kairos moment
WOSTER: A mega-flyover area
Commentary: Why progressives should stop avoiding men's issues
Conservation gets a boost: Inside the new farm bill
BRAD DOKKEN: All systems go for 35th annual DL ice tourney
SnoBears a popular option for mobility-minded anglers in ND
Shorter Beargrease marathon will be one-way race
Wiltz: A different kind of farm, different kind of fish
Ride Across South Dakota bike trip to visit southern part of state
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
October 15, 2017
Book brings decoy history to life
GRAND FORKS—Andy Schoneich isn't a duck hunter, but he loves wildlife and does the occasional woodcarving when he gets the time. Developing...
October 15, 2017 - 9:54am
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
GF&P Commission reverses on Gregory County and untangles non-resident waterfowl licenses
PIERRE -- Gregory County can keep its split season for hunting deer, the South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Commission decided Friday. The commission...
June 9, 2017 - 11:02am
March 2, 2017
OUR VIEW: More hunters isn't way to fund public lands
We're growing tired of the proposals to expand nonresident waterfowl hunting in South Dakota for reasons proponents believe will help our state....
March 2, 2017 - 5:10pm
February 20, 2017
Volunteers continue search for missing duck hunter
ARLINGTON (AP) — About 30 volunteers continue their search for a missing duck hunter on a lake in Brookings County. They are hoping to recover the body of 28-year-old Thomas Hill who was duck hunting with his brother, 23-year-old Matthew Hill when their boat capsized early in December....
February 20, 2017 - 8:36am
October 6, 2016
South Dakota hunting groups cry foul on waterfowl permits
PIERRE (AP) — Two South Dakota hunting groups want to keep out-of-state waterfowl hunters out of north central South Dakota. The South Dakota Wildlife Federation and the South Dakota Waterfowl Association are asking the Game, Fish and Parks Commission to rescind nonresident waterfowl...
October 6, 2016 - 11:07am
September 22, 2016
Plenty of ducks, fewer hunters
South Dakota has lost nearly 15,000 resident waterfowl hunters in the past two decades and dipped to a record low last year. That's concerning...
September 22, 2016 - 4:50pm
February 5, 2016
Sportsmen push back against nonresident waterfowl bill
PIERRE (AP) — Some South Dakota sportsmen are pushing back against a bill that would expand waterfowl hunting for nonresidents in eastern South Dakota. Rep. Dick Werner's bill would add five counties to the existing Missouri River unit where 1,500 three-day licenses are available...
February 5, 2016 - 11:34am
October 7, 2015
Nonresident waterfowl licenses to stay same in South Dakota
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota's Game, Fish and Parks Commission has once again declined to increase licenses for nonresident waterfowl hunters. The commission on Friday refused a petition from the South Dakota Opportunity Group sportsmen's organization that advocated changes including...
October 7, 2015 - 2:26pm
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
June 11, 2015
OUR VIEW: GF&P Commission made right call on nonresident waterfowl licenses
South Dakota does not need additional nonresident waterfowl hunters, and we're relieved the state Game, Fish and Parks Commission agrees. Last week, the GF&P commission unanimously rejected a major restructuring of the state's waterfowl licensing system to make eligible more nonresident...
June 11, 2015 - 3:59pm
June 8, 2015
State game commission rejects changes to waterfowl licenses
PIERRE (AP) — The Game, Fish and Parks Commission this week rejected nearly all proposed changes aimed at expanding South Dakota's non-resident waterfowl license system, something many hunters in the state have pushed against. At its meetings Thursday and Friday, the commission...
June 8, 2015 - 10:43am
May 13, 2015
GF&P roundup: Area students win awards at GF&P archery challenge
PIERRE—On May 2, young archers competed at the first ever South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks National Archery in Schools Program 3D Challenge at the Outdoor Adventure Center in Brookings. The NASP 3D Challenge is a 3D-target, tournament-style competition where students use the...
May 13, 2015 - 3:29pm