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  • Game, Fish and Parks joining national boating safety effort
  • PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks says it's joining a national effort to promote boating safety. The agency says Operation Dry Water will take place Friday until Sunday to promote boating safety and encourage responsible alcohol use while ...
  • The Daily Republic
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  • 6/28/2017 6:45:00 AM
  • Game, Fish and Parks: Don’t bring fireworks to state parks
  • South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks is asking state parks visitors to leave their fireworks at home. Setting off fireworks isn't allowed on lands that the department owns or leases. That prohibition includes places such as state parks, nature areas ...
  • Capital Journal
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  • 6/28/2017 4:56:00 AM
  • Game, Fish and Parks joining national boating safety effort
  • PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks says it's joining a national effort to promote boating safety. The agency says Operation Dry Water will take place Friday until Sunday to promote boating safety and encourage responsible alcohol use ...
  • Sioux City Journal
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  • 6/27/2017 1:40:00 PM
  • Game, Fish And Parks Joining National Boating Safety Effort
  • South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks says it's joining a national effort to promote boating safety. The agency says Operation Dry Water will take place Friday until Sunday to promote boating safety and encourage responsible alcohol use while boating.
  • Keloland
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  • 6/27/2017 12:31:00 PM
  • South Dakota: GFP Reminds Boaters to Stay Safe This Weekend
  • PIERRE, S.D. – As the Fourth of July holiday approaches, the South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) is joining a national effort to highlight boating safety. Operation Dry Water will take place June 30 – July 2, 2017, promoting boating safety and ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/27/2017 7:07:00 AM
  • How to Get Fishing Licenses for this Summer
  • You need a license once you turn 16. To be eligible for one, you must be a South Dakota resident for the last 90 days, not be a resident of another state, and you can't have a fishing license in another state. Once you get your license, you also get a ...
  • ABC KOTA Territory News
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  • 6/24/2017 10:04:00 PM
  • Let the fishing begin once again
  • As most of you know by now, the South Dakota Legislature held only the 26th special session in our 127 years of statehood. Back in March, the South Dakota Supreme Court ruled in Duerre v Hepler that the Game Fish and Parks Department must no longer ...
  • Public Opinion
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  • 6/22/2017 3:05:00 PM
  • Apartment demand off the charts
  • The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks wants to remind everyone hitting the lakes and rivers this summer to take advantage of the life jacket loaner program.
  • KSFYabc
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  • 6/22/2017 12:27:00 AM
  • SD Game, Fish and Parks loans out life jackets, free of charge
  • PIERRE, S.D. (KOTA TV) – The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) wants to remind anglers and boaters that the life jacket loaner program makes life jackets available for infants to adults. All life jackets are in clean working order and approved by ...
  • ABC KOTA Territory News
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  • 6/20/2017 5:20:00 PM
  • Fishing good, but effects of recent water issues linger
  • Wednesday, however, they fished on Lynn Lake, which would not have been allowed before South Dakota legislators met in special session two days prior. That’s when the lawmakers passed a law declaring nonmeandered waters like Lynn Lake as open ...
  • Public Opinion
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  • 6/20/2017 4:07:00 PM
  • South Dakota: Life Jacket Loaner Program
  • PIERRE, S.D. - The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) wants to remind anglers and boaters that the life jacket loaner program makes life jackets available for infants to adults. All life jackets are in clean working order and approved by the U.S ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/20/2017 5:01:00 AM
  • My angle: We're hooked on fishing
  • Three veteran fishermen provided us with advice and encouragement while we offered them comic relief. Steve, an Oregonian who came to South Dakota a few years ago with his wife, a Volga native, was especially helpful. He retrieved the hook from my catch ..
  • Aberdeen News
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  • 6/19/2017 9:15:00 PM
  • Free Fishing for the Entire Weekend Over Father’s Day
  • (I’ll take these, please.) It’s also National Go Fishing Day. South Dakota typically does at least one free fishing weekend per year. This is done in part to get more people out enjoying the state’s parks and waterways. Introducing more young people ...
  • wideopenspaces.com
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  • 6/17/2017 12:57:00 AM
  • GFP announces Father’s Day Free Fishing Weekend
  • PIERRE – The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) has declared Father’s Day weekend as a free fishing weekend across South Dakota for residents and nonresidents. As part of the department’s strategic goal of providing outdoor recreational ...
  • Rapid City Journal
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  • 6/16/2017 9:23:00 PM
  • South Dakota: Fish Free on Father's Day Weekend
  • PIERRE, S.D. – The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) has declared Father's Day weekend as a free fishing weekend across South Dakota for residents and nonresidents. As part of the department's strategic goal of providing outdoor recreational ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/16/2017 8:10:00 AM
  • It’s Father’s Day Free Fishing Weekend in South Dakota!
  • As we round out this work week, Father’s Day is coming into view! If you’re still stumped on what to get your old man, maybe sharing some quality time on the cool, clear waters of the Black Hills is the answer. If you’re thinking so, the South Dakota ...
  • blackhillstravelblog.com
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  • 6/15/2017 10:11:00 PM
  • South Dakota GFP Announces Father’s Day Free Fishing Weekend
  • PIERRE, S.D. -(Ammoland.com)-The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) has declared Father’s Day weekend as a free fishing weekend across South Dakota for residents and nonresidents. As part of the department’s strategic goal of providing outdoor ...
  • Ammo Land
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  • 6/15/2017 8:33:00 PM
  • This is not another column about bass fishing … not entirely, anyway
  • My family moved to Sioux Falls in the early 1990s. So, I spent my formative years fishing and hunting in the great state of South Dakota. Through it all, my dad was there offering his experienced advice as well as some moral and financial support as I ...
  • Capital Journal
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  • 6/15/2017 3:53:00 PM
  • GFP declares Father’s Day weekend as free fishing period
  • PIERRE — The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) has declared Father’s Day weekend as a free fishing weekend across South Dakota for residents and nonresidents. As part of the department’s strategic goal of providing outdoor recreational ...
  • Public Opinion
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  • 6/15/2017 3:34:00 PM
  • Game, Fish and Parks restoring public access to 24 lakes
  • PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks is working to restore public access to two dozen lakes after lawmakers approved a measure governing the use of lakes on private land for recreation, the agency said on June 13. Staff will remove ...
  • Farm Forum
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  • 6/15/2017 5:37:00 AM
  • Game, Fish & Parks Re-Open Non-Meandered Lakes
  • While South Dakota's newest law may have opened up hundreds of acres of lakes to fisherman, not everyone is happy. "All water in South Dakota is public, whether it is over private land or not," bait shop owner Matt Staab said Though the legislature cleared
  • Keloland
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  • 6/15/2017 12:09:00 AM
  • Saturday morning agenda: fishing
  • Representatives from the South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks were at the arboretum Monday stocking the pond with fish, “and they’re going to be hungry,” Sorensen said. “They won’t tell us how many or what kind, but there are some big fish in there.”
  • Freeman Courier
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  • 6/14/2017 4:39:00 PM
  • South Dakota: GFP Reopens Access to Non-Meandered Lakes
  • PIERRE, S.D. - With passage of House Bill 1001 by the SD Legislature, the South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) is now in the process of removing the cables that have blocked boat ramps on nonmeandered waters; primarily in the eastern half of the state.
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/14/2017 6:06:00 AM
  • Win in the Wind with Shad Dancers for Walleye
  • Indeed. Holst loaded the boat with big walleyes this spring fishing Shad Dancers in shows filmed on lakes in North and South Dakota. "We just beat 'em up," he says. "Fantastic, fun fishing. The Shad Dancer caught more fish than anything." Swimming with a .
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/14/2017 6:06:00 AM
  • SD Game, Fish & Parks Dedicates Water Trail Along Big Sioux River
  • The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks dedicated a canoe and kayak trail along a section of the Big Sioux River Tuesday. The water trail begins at the the Big Sioux Recreation Area near Brandon and ends near Sioux City. It was dedicated as the Jay Heath ...
  • KDLT
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  • 6/13/2017 11:06:00 PM
  • Game, Fish and Parks restoring public access to 24 lakes
  • PIERRE, S.D. — South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks is working to restore public access to two dozen lakes after lawmakers approved a measure governing the use of lakes on private land for recreation, the agency said Tuesday. Staff will remove cables ...
  • Sioux City Journal
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  • 6/13/2017 10:18:00 PM
  • Fishing and Boating in South Dakota
  • Create a customized South Dakota fishing and boating experience for your family by learning about top spots like Lake Sharpe in West Bend Recreation Area or Lake Lakota at Newton Hills State Park. Find out what you need to do to get a fishing license and .
  • www.takemefishing.org
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  • 6/9/2017 11:53:00 PM
  • Farming, fishing at odds
  • A sunny spring morning brought Louis Bailly out to fish for perch and walleye at Scott Lake, north of Hartford, in southeastern South Dakota. On most days that nice, the lake would have been busy with anglers fishing from the state-owned dock and from boat
  • Tri-State Neighbour
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  • 6/8/2017 2:14:00 PM
  • South Dakota Canoe/Kayak Trail Dedication June 13
  • PIERRE, S.D. – The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) in partnership with the South Dakota Canoe & Kayak Association (SDCKA) will host an event to publicly dedicate the new Jay Heath Canoe & Kayak Trail on Tuesday, June 13, at noon. "This new water ..
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 6/7/2017 9:56:00 AM
  • South Dakota Encourages Angling on Non-Meandered Lakes
  • PIERRE, S.D. – The South Dakota departments of Tourism and Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) say South Dakota's lakes and rivers are open for business and anglers are encouraged to come out and fish. "Over 150 meandered lakes are open to provide fishing and ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 5/26/2017 7:26:00 AM
  • Schoenfish breaks silence on audits
  • Rep. Kyle Schoenfish, R-Scotland, said the private firm’s 10 employees “have great confidence” in Auditor General Marty Guindon and his “incredible staff” at the South Dakota Department of Legislative Audit. Schoenfish previously declined to talk ...
  • Black Hills Pioneer
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  • 5/25/2017 5:34:00 PM
  • Fish is a brain food which may help prevent Alzheimer's disease
  • Harris, PhD, of the University of South Dakota School of Medicine. Now it is understood that relatively simple changes in the diet could have a favorable impact on cognitive function. It's a good idea to make omega-3 rich fish a regular part of your diet.
  • Emax Health
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  • 5/24/2017 12:51:00 AM
  • South Dakota Names Boating Officer of the Year
  • PIERRE, S.D. – The National Association of State Boating Law Administrators has named Chad Williams the 2017 Brook Brown Boating Officer of the Year. Williams is a conservation officer for the South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) and is stationed in ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 5/23/2017 8:21:00 AM
  • SD Game, Fish and Parks Dept. to conduct walleye survey
  • PIERRE, S.D. (AP) - The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Department will conduct a study of Lake Sharpe walleye. The study will seek a better idea of how much the lake's walleyes move and how big of an impact anglers have on them. The agency aims to tag .
  • ABC KOTA Territory News
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  • 5/22/2017 1:18:00 AM
  • Free fishing weekend
  • However, camping fees still apply, as do normal fishing regulations. The South Dakota state park system includes 13 state parks, 43 recreation areas, five nature areas, one historic prairie, 69 lakeside use areas and 10 marinas and resorts, according to ..
  • Aberdeen News
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  • 5/21/2017 1:51:00 PM
  • State open house and free fishing weekend kicks off Friday
  • However, camping fees still apply, as do normal fishing regulations. The South Dakota state park system includes 13 state parks, 43 recreation areas, five nature areas, one historic prairie, 69 lakeside use areas and 10 marinas and resorts, according to ..
  • Aberdeen News
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  • 5/18/2017 3:13:00 PM
  • GF&P to offer free park entrance, fishing this weekend
  • South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks will be kicking off the summer by offering free park admission and free fishing for residents and non-residents this weekend, according to a statement from South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks. All state parks will be open ..
  • Rapid City Journal
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  • 5/18/2017 12:34:00 PM
  • Safe Boating Reminders from South Dakota GFP
  • PIERRE, S.D. – Join the United States Coast Guard and the South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) in celebrating National Safe Boating Week May 20-26, 2017. "This year's theme is 'Wear it!' We want to help educate all South Dakotans about safe boating ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 5/18/2017 9:15:00 AM
  • S.D.: Weekend brings free fishing, open campgrounds
  • South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks holds their annual Open House and Free Fishing Weekend May 19-21. Entrance fees for state park and recreations areas are waived, and residents and nonresidents can fish for free.
  • rvdailyreport.com
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  • 5/17/2017 2:38:00 PM
  • Watertown offers many different fishing ponds for people of all ages
  • Fishing is not limited to just kids; anyone can fish at these five ponds. If you are 16-years old or older you will need to have a South Dakota fishing license and statewide daily limits apply. The ponds are typically stocked with a variety of fish species
  • Public Opinion
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  • 5/11/2017 4:52:00 PM
  • Many Lakes Available For Fishing After Court Decision
  • What you need to know is that a recent move by the South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Department limits some of the places you can go. The GFP roped off it's own boat ramps to more than 20 non-meandered lakes in response to a March Supreme Court decision.
  • Keloland
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  • 5/5/2017 11:50:00 PM
  • Blue Dog Lake State Fish Hatchery quick facts:
  • Each year the hatchery incubates 100 million walleye eggs and produces 60 million fish for stocking across South Dakota. • The hatchery has 36 rearing ponds totaling 53 surface acres of water. • A complex water supply system equipped with filtration ...
  • Public Opinion
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  • 5/5/2017 2:36:00 PM
  • South Dakota: Lake Sharpe Walleye Tagging Project Underway
  • PIERRE, S.D. – South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) has a new walleye tagging project underway on Lake Sharpe. The goal of the project is to learn more about the walleye population and provide biologists with information to better manage the fishery.
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 5/4/2017 9:20:00 AM
  • Impromptu fishing trip yields a new state record musky
  • Joe Wilfong’s plans to go musky fishing last Sunday were definitely last minute. The Burnsville native had a buddy visiting from South Dakota who begged him to go fishing. Wilfong was tired after a night of work and couldn’t even find all of his ...
  • Metro News
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  • 5/3/2017 5:36:00 PM
  • SD Game, Fish & Parks Modifying Boat Registry to Slow Zebra Mussels
  • The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Department asked the Rules Review Committee of the legislature to allow expansion of a boat registry, in an attempt to slow the spread of invasive aquatic species. Senator Craig Kennedy of Yankton questioned the ...
  • Radio 570 WNAX
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  • 5/3/2017 12:22:00 PM
  • Can I fish here? Maybe so, maybe not--but Don't Panic!
  • The South Dakota Supreme Court's recent decision on who has superior rights to fish and boat on non-meandered waters is as clear--the legislature has to sort out who has the bigger rights. In the meantime, there's a lot of confusion. AG Marty Jackley ...
  • KELO
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  • 5/1/2017 3:49:00 PM
  • Study: anglers spend $47 million fishing Missouri River
  • PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — According to a recent study, direct spending on hunting and fishing in South Dakota between October 2015 and October 2016 was more than $954 million. By comparison, the total value the state's wheat crop as estimated by the USDA was ...
  • Gillette News Record
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  • 5/1/2017 12:18:00 PM
  • Study: anglers spend $47 million fishing Missouri River
  • PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — According to a recent study, direct spending on hunting and fishing in South Dakota between October 2015 and October 2016 was more than $954 million. By comparison, the total value the state's wheat crop as estimated by the USDA was ...
  • Sioux City Journal
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  • 4/30/2017 11:32:00 PM
  • Project Healing Waters helps veterans fish, relax
  • Osterbur is part of an organization called Project Healing Waters. He is one of the assistant project leaders for the South Dakota Vets on the Fly chapter in Rapid City. The organization helps veterans recommended by Veteran's Affairs learn how to fly fish
  • Rapid City Journal
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  • 4/27/2017 12:12:00 PM
  • South Dakota: GFP Cautions Anglers on Fish Consumption Advisories
  • PIERRE, S.D. - The South Dakota departments of Game, Fish and Parks (GFP), Health (DOH) and Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) are reminding anglers to check the current list of fish consumption advisories as the 2017 fishing season begins.
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 4/27/2017 4:29:00 AM
  • Where to find the best pizza in every U.S. state (and Washington D.C.)
  • The Dough Trader Pizza Company is a quaint, homey spot in Spearfish, South Dakota, specializing in sourdough crust pizza. Signature pies include The Sting, a spicy pizza topped with pepperoni, black olives, red onion, and jalapeños; Scarborough Fair ...
  • USA Today College
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  • 4/25/2017 9:22:00 PM
  • Where To Find the Best Pizza in Every State of America
  • The Dough Trader Pizza Company is a quaint, homey spot in Spearfish, South Dakota, specializing in sourdough crust pizza. Signature pies include The Sting, a spicy pizza topped with pepperoni, black olives, red onion, and jalapeños; Scarborough Fair ...
  • spoonuniversity.com
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  • 4/21/2017 10:20:00 AM
  • South Dakota: $1.33 Billion Spent on Outdoor Recreation Annually
  • PIERRE, S.D. – Outdoor and wildlife-associated recreation contributes $1.3 billion annually to the South Dakota economy according to a recent report from the Department of Game, Fish and Parks (GFP). "Large numbers of hunters, anglers, and outdoor ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 4/13/2017 7:05:00 AM
  • Non-meandering waters = places you probably shouldn't fish or boat
  • Basically, it means a pond or lake as compared to a stream or a river. And the South Dakota Supreme Court has recently ruled that people probably can't boat or fish them any more. Many of the state's lakes grew in the 1990s--or reappeared after being dry .
  • KELO
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  • 4/12/2017 3:35:00 PM
  • Lake Mitchell's to get new fish habitat in May
  • The committee set the installation date to drop two large structures known as "fish cities" into the lake, two years after South Dakota State University fisheries management and ecology professor Brian Graeb suggested the habitat to improve fishing for ...
  • The Daily Republic
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  • 4/12/2017 2:33:00 AM
  • Men's Basketball news conference quotes
  • Steve Fisher: Thank you, J.D. JOHN DAVID WICKER: Brian Dutcher began his coaching career at the University of Illinois with a stop at South Dakota State before joining a Michigan staff that just happened to include Steve Fisher. Dutch has since been an ...
  • San Diego State
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  • 4/11/2017 10:26:00 PM
  • South Dakota: GFP to Close Boat Ramps on Non-Meandered Waters
  • PIERRE, S.D. - In compliance with the recent Supreme Court ruling in Duerre v. Hepler, the South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) is closing Department-managed boat launches on non-meandered bodies of water. "Recreational access to non-meandered waters is
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 4/11/2017 9:19:00 AM
  • SD Supreme Court Ruling Casts Doubt On Fishing
  • Willow Lake, S.D. – Fishing, boating and hunting will no longer be allowed on roughly 25 lakes across South Dakota, based on a state Supreme Court ruling. The decision centers around what are called “non-meandered” waters — lakes that have formed ...
  • KDLT
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  • 4/8/2017 3:34:00 AM
  • Game, Fish and Parks decides not to operate boat launches after ruling
  • For at least the foreseeable future, South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks will not be operating public boat launches on non-meandered bodies of water. While the state Supreme Court essentially ruled as much last month in Duerre v. Hepler — a lawsuit brought .
  • Public Opinion
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  • 4/7/2017 3:20:00 PM
  • Fish and Wildlife: Bald eagle shot near Athol
  • People with information about the shooting should call Ken Dulik, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service special agent, at 605-885-6403 or Tim McCurdy, South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks district conservation officer, at 605-380-4572, according to the release.
  • Aberdeen News
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  • 3/30/2017 11:59:00 PM
  • South Dakota: Rosehill Dam Part of Stream Restoration Project
  • PIERRE, S.D. – Today, the South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) announced that a reconstruction project involving the Rosehill Dam, located in Hand County, will not be completed and that the agency will instead pursue a stream restoration in the ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/24/2017 6:23:00 AM
  • South Dakota GFP to Begin Shovelnose Sturgeon Research
  • PIERRE, S.D. – The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) will begin sampling shovelnose sturgeon in Lake Sharpe in an effort to document population characteristics and seasonal behaviors of the species. Beginning this week, GFP will use baited ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/16/2017 6:18:00 AM
  • South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks to Host Antler Auction
  • PIERRE, S.D.-(Ammoland.com)- South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) will host an Antler Auction at the Goeman Auction Pavilion north of Lennox on Saturday, April 22. The doors open at 8 a.m. A gun auction will take place from 9 – 11 a.m. CDT with the ...
  • Ammo Land
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  • 3/15/2017 11:17:00 PM
  • Fishing Rods Made Of Carrots At Sportsman's Show
  • And in the end, he bought a rod and reel for himself. "I'm actually looking to get into bass fishing, something different here in South Dakota rather than pike, walleye, and perch so just trying to stand out a little bit," Bergstrom said. Standing out is .
  • Keloland
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  • 3/11/2017 12:17:00 AM
  • Fishing makes impact on kids
  • A recent outing to South Dakota’s Black Hills affirmed the importance of taking kids fishing and how much of an impact you can have on a child’s life. The “Hooked on Hardwater” program at Rapid City’s Club for Boys rewards boys for good behavior ...
  • SC Times
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  • 3/9/2017 1:07:00 AM
  • South Dakota: GFP to Stock Rainbows Below Fort Randall Dam
  • PIERRE, S.D. - South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) will stock 10,000 rainbow trout below Fort Randall Dam beginning this week, weather permitting. Approximately 5,000 rainbow trout will be released on March 8, with the remaining 5,000 arriving on March
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/8/2017 7:15:00 AM
  • Going Batty Over Bats!
  • Fortunately, there are many ways to help, and recently D.C. Booth Historic National Fish Hatchery & Archives in Spearfish, South Dakota, went to bat for bats. The “Build a Bat House!” event last month attracted more than 50 people, many of whom were ...
  • odumagazine.com
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  • 3/7/2017 6:25:00 PM
  • South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks assembling deer management plan
  • PIERRE — The draft version of South Dakota’s new management plan for deer will be out soon for public review, a state Game, Fish and Parks Department official said Friday. Tom Kirschenmann, the department’s chief for terrestrial resources, said it ...
  • Aberdeen News
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  • 3/4/2017 7:19:00 AM
  • The Filet of Fish Story From McDonald's is a Load of Pollocks
  • The agency went to land-locked Pollock, South Dakota to find a guy who didn’t know that Filet-O-Fish sandwiches were made from wild-caught Alaska Pollock. They found Davis, who conveniently, likes to fish. BR and McDonald’s took Davis from Pollock to ...
  • lbbonline.com
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  • 3/3/2017 9:48:00 AM
  • Landlocked Pollock fisherman hooked for Filet-O-Fish ads
  • That's why a 15-second online advertisement for McDonald's Filet-O-Fish introduces Davis Hanson, 23, of Pollock surrounded by South Dakota prairies, standing on a gravel road with fishing pole and tackle box in hand. It then switches to a scene of him ...
  • Aberdeen News
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  • 3/2/2017 10:44:00 PM
  • Filet-O-Fish sales surge at McDonald's during Lent
  • The humorous campaign tracks the journey of a sandwich by visiting land-locked Pollock, South Dakota to find Davis, a man who didn't know that Filet-O-Fish sandwiches were made from wild-caught Alaska Pollock. He created a Filet-O-Fish recipe and took it .
  • Prensario TI Retail & Dealers
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  • 3/2/2017 4:21:00 AM
  • Why so many people are eating McDonald's Filet-O-Fish right now
  • The humorous campaign tracks the journey of a sandwich by visiting land-locked Pollock, South Dakota to find Davis, a man who didn't know that Filet-O-Fish sandwiches were made from wild-caught Alaska Pollock. However, approximately 9 million pounds of ...
  • mundoaguaysaneamiento.net
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  • 3/2/2017 4:10:00 AM
  • Fish houses must be removed by March 1
  • PIERRE, SD (KELO AM) - The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) reminds ice anglers that all fish houses, shelters and other structures must be removed from the ice by midnight on Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017. Fish houses, shelters and other structures may be
  • KELO
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  • 2/25/2017 3:28:00 PM
  • Fish Houses Must Be Removed
  • PIERRE — The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks reminds ice anglers that all fish houses, shelters and other structures must be removed from the ice by midnight on Tuesday, Feb. 28. Fish houses, shelters and other structures may be used after Feb. 28 ...
  • Yankton Daily Press & Dakotan
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  • 2/24/2017 3:49:00 AM
  • Fish houses must be removed by March 1
  • PIERRE, S.D. (KOTA TV) - The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) reminds ice anglers that all fish houses, shelters and other structures must be removed from the ice by midnight on Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017. Fish houses, shelters and other structures may
  • ABC KOTA Territory News
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  • 2/22/2017 11:40:00 PM
  • Warmer temperatures cause poor ice fishing conditions
  • SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - The owner of Dakota Angler, Todd Heitkamp, said he wouldn't recommend ice fishing south of Highway 14 in South Dakota because the ice is too thin. He said ice fishing season is pretty much over in that area because the conditions are so
  • KSFYabc
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  • 2/21/2017 3:21:00 PM
  • Warm weather won't stop ice fishing enthusiasts
  • Elevation of the lake is the key, if it can withstand a mid-winter thaw. South Dakota Game, Fish & Parks area fisheries supervisor Jake Davis said some of the lower elevation lakes or prairie ponds might not survive the last week of warm weather.
  • Rapid City Journal
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  • 2/16/2017 1:17:00 PM
  • Learning How to Ice Fish
  • In the second of four segments, KSFY News reporter Vanessa Gomez learns how to ice fish to experience some of South Dakota's winter activities. In the second of four segments, KSFY News reporter Vanessa Gomez learns how to ice fish to experience some of ..
  • KSFYabc
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  • 2/8/2017 2:30:00 PM
  • A 4-foot wall of frozen fish photographed in South Dakota
  • “How are you doing?” I ask. “Everything is nearly copacetic. I love days that identify themselves by their smell. Every Sunday, Ma fries up some bacon and bologna for breakfast. Those two odors combine with the smell of coffee to form a heavenly ...
  • Kanabec County Times
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  • 2/7/2017 8:30:00 PM
  • Ice fishing derby provides winter fun for area kids
  • Children ages five to 17 participated in this free event put on by South Dakota Game Fish and Parks and dozens of volunteers. "It's pretty sweet, so I mean if you get 200 kids outside and get to have an absolute blast and get them ice fishing, which is not
  • KSFYabc
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  • 2/5/2017 4:52:00 PM
  • 5 ways to find the perfect ice fishing report
  • 1. Facebook groups Facebook has become the new go-to place for fishing reports. With more than 18,000 members in the Ice Fishing South Dakota and East River South Dakota Hunting & Fishing groups, there is a ton of information available. What makes these ..
  • Aberdeen News
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  • 2/2/2017 4:37:00 PM
  • Bremer, Nelson earn top honors in fishing tournament
  • Nonetheless, many teams succeeded in finding not only active fish, but the true ‘South Dakota Gold — Jumbo Perch’ and were able to weigh in their league limit of 10 perch. Some of the biggest perch of the season were caught. Phil Bremer and Ricky ...
  • Public Opinion
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  • 2/2/2017 4:04:00 PM
  • Surreal photos show fish caught in frozen wall of ice
  • And now, the latest in this series of bizarre frozen spectacles: fish frozen in a vertical wall of ice rising from a South Dakota Lake. Like the other frozen wildlife, the fish are striking because of how they appear to have frozen mid-action. It looks ...
  • cottagelife.com
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  • 2/1/2017 9:45:00 PM
  • New South Dakota Aquatic Invasive Species Regs
  • PIERRE, S.D. – The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) Commission recently proposed new aquatic invasive species (AIS) rules and modifications to the existing rules in an effort to target the most likely ways that these species are moved from lake to .
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/26/2017 10:13:00 AM
  • Frozen Block of Fish? Okay, That’s Something You Don’t See Every Day
  • A photographer in South Dakota found a school of frozen fish in solid ice, mid-wave! According to the U.S. Department of the Interior Facebook page, and Medium.com photographer Kelly Preheim happened upon a startling sight while walking through Lake Andes
  • wideopenspaces.com
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  • 1/23/2017 11:15:00 PM
  • How these fish got stuck in a wall of ice
  • They're dead. And they're frozen into a vertical sheet of ice. How did they get there? Kelly Preheim, the South Dakota birder who snapped the picture, explains the fishcicle mystery to As It Happens guest host Helen Mann. Helen Mann: Ms Preheim ...
  • CBC
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  • 1/23/2017 11:12:00 PM
  • Hоw Sоme Frоlicking Fish Gоt Stuck in a Mоment
  • Ms. Preheim was amazed tо see a four-foot wall оf frozen fish while birding in Lake Andes Nationalicesc Wildlife Refuge in South Dakota аnd said she had never heard оf this phenomenon. But commenters оn Facebook reported seeing something like it before.
  • Newspaper Post
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  • 1/22/2017 1:25:00 AM
  • S.D. Trappers Association to hold ice fishing tourney
  • The South Dakota Trappers Association will hold an ice fishing tournament Saturday, Jan. 28 at Indian Springs Lake in Clark County. The entry fee is $20. Registration begins at 7 p.m. at Black Claw Bait & Tackle, located four miles east and one mile south
  • Public Opinion
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  • 1/19/2017 3:36:00 PM
  • How Some Frolicking Fish Got Stuck in a Moment
  • Ms. Preheim was amazed to see a four-foot wall of frozen fish while birding in Lake Andes National Wildlife Refuge in South Dakota and said she had never heard of this phenomenon. But commenters on Facebook reported seeing something like it before.
  • nytimes.com
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  • 1/19/2017 12:18:00 PM
  • Photo of fish frozen in wave blows up social media
  • The fish are frozen in a four-foot wall of ice in South Dakota's Lake Andes National Wildlife Refuge. Photographer and kindergarten teacher Kelly Preheim snapped the photo in 2015. Preheim explained how the haunting sight occurred in a comment on Facebook.
  • AOL
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  • 1/17/2017 9:18:00 AM
  • Photo of frozen fish in S.D. goes viral
  • These frozen fish were spotted back in 2015 at Lake Andes National Wildlife Refuge in South Dakota. The lake level was low due to drought and oxygen levels were depleted leading to the death of most fish in the lake. They floated to the top of the lake and
  • ABC KOTA Territory News
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  • 1/16/2017 6:12:00 PM
  • Game Fish & Parks to step up combat of aquatic invasive species
  • The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Department will take the lead role in coordinating a state government-wide effort aimed at slowing the spread of aquatic invasive species. The move comes at the behest of the Commission, which after hearing a proposal
  • Capital Journal
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  • 1/16/2017 6:30:00 AM
  • Game Fish & Parks to combat aquatic invasive species like zebra mussels
  • The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Department will take the lead role in coordinating a state government-wide effort aimed at slowing the spread of aquatic invasive species. The move comes at the behest of the Game, Fish and Parks Commission ...
  • Capital Journal
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  • 1/16/2017 6:01:00 AM
  • A Disturbing Wall Of Frozen Fish Spotted On Lake Andes
  • A school of dead fish was seen suspended inside a frozen wall of ice at South Dakota's Lake Andes. It is a very strange thing to see the wall of frozen dead fish. Kelly Preheim, a kindergarten teacher and photographer, captured the photo back in March 2015
  • Science World Report
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  • 1/16/2017 3:10:00 AM
  • The Story Behind A Spooky Photo Of Fish Frozen In Wall Of Ice
  • But Kindergarten teacher and photographer Kelly Preheim, who snapped the photo at South Dakota’s Lake Andes National Wildlife Refuge back in March 2015, said the actual culprit was a lack of oxygen in the lake. She gave the backstory to the Fish and ...
  • The Huffington Post
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  • 1/14/2017 3:55:00 PM
  • Bizarre wall of frozen fish makes for easy meals for bald eagles
  • As an avid birder and bird photographer, Kelly Preheim is a frequent visitor to the Lake Andes National Wildlife Refuge near her South Dakota home of Armour. But birds weren’t the focus for her on a recent visit, fish were. Frozen fish. A wall of frozen ..
  • grindtv.com
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  • 1/13/2017 10:48:00 PM
  • Game and Fish biologists offer more regs against zebra mussels
  • Game, Fish and Parks Department biologists proposed seven new changes to South Dakota’s aquatic invasive species regulations Thursday during the GFP Commission’s January meeting in Pierre. The proposal is part of an effort by GFP biologists to get a ...
  • Capital Journal
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  • 1/13/2017 12:46:00 PM
  • South Dakota: GFP Conducting Angler Survey
  • PIERRE, S.D. – The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP), in cooperation with South Dakota State University (SDSU), is currently conducting an online angler survey to help gauge angler use, harvest and attitudes of resident and nonresident anglers.
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/9/2017 7:44:00 AM
  • South Dakota Game Fish & Parks host snowshoe hike
  • RAPID CITY, S.D (KOTA-TV) - This guided snowshoe hike takes participants on a trail overlooking Game Lodge Campground in Custer State Park. The hike is two miles long and is geared toward the basics of snowshoeing. It is considered an easy hike and for ...
  • ABC KOTA Territory News
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  • 1/4/2017 5:40:00 PM
  • Big Stone Lake Hot for Perch on Ice
  • Actually, the east shore of the lake is in Minnesota, the west shore is in South Dakota. Big Stone is a wide spot in the Minnesota River. It's an outstanding fishery whenever seasons are open, but lately the perch bite on Big Stone under the ice has been .
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/4/2017 8:08:00 AM
  • SDGFP urges caution while ice fishing
  • After the latest cold spell, lakes and rivers are freezing over quickly in South Dakota. The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Department is urging people to take caution when going out on the ice, because it may not be as thick as people think.
  • Farm Forum
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  • 12/30/2016 9:30:53 PM
  • Caution urged when venturing out for ice fishing
  • Even though northeast South Dakota has endured a bitter cold snap, officials urge caution for those venturing on the ice. Here are some safety guidelines when heading out for ice fishing this weekend: • If ice is less than 4 inches thick, stay off.
  • Aberdeen News
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  • 12/29/2016 9:57:43 AM
  • Takasaki: Aggressive tactics for first-ice fishing
  • With the brutal cold that has gripped the Upper Midwest, ice fishing is in full swing with good conditions being reported all across the state of South Dakota. Many of the good walleye anglers get real excited at first ice. The fish are still actively ...
  • Argus Leader
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  • 12/26/2016 7:59:35 AM
  • Fishing buddies
  • “My intention is to fish around here this winter,” Johns said. “In the spring, I want to go out by Yankton and Vermillion, South Dakota, to visit my daughter and do some fishing out there.” Staton also plans to do a lot of ice fishing this winter ...
  • Marshall Independent
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  • 12/24/2016 6:21:45 AM
  • Small game, fishing licenses for 2017 now available
  • The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Department license year starts annually on Dec. 15, and outdoorsmen and women can now purchase some 2017 hunting and fishing licenses. Licenses for 2017 that are now available include fishing, small game, combination .
  • Farm Forum
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  • 12/23/2016 12:53:39 AM
  • New fishing rules to begin January 1
  • The New Year marks the date when new fishing regulations passed in 2016 by the South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Commission take effect. Everyone is encouraged to read through the 2017 South Dakota Fishing Handbook to familiarize themselves with the ...
  • Public Opinion
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  • 12/22/2016 8:04:20 AM
  • SD GFP urges caution while ice fishing
  • After the latest cold spell, lakes and rivers are freezing over quickly in South Dakota. South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks is urging people in a statement to take caution when going out on the ice, because it may not be as thick as people think.
  • Rapid City Journal
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  • 12/22/2016 6:09:48 AM
  • Museum curator to return to DC Booth Historic National Fish Hatchery
  • The dedicated support from the Spearfish community and the South Dakota (Congressional) delegation helped D.C. Booth weather the storm, and they deserve a lot of credit.” The job posting online, which closed Tuesday, described the duties of the position ..
  • Black Hills Pioneer
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  • 12/21/2016 11:25:57 AM
  • Taking precautions when ice-fishing this winter
  • You can move around on a body of water where if you don't have a boat, you might not be able to get." South Dakota gets a lot of attention for its great ice fishing opportunities. Check it multiple times as you walk on water with your 'spud.' And if you do
  • blackhillsfox.com
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  • 12/21/2016 12:05:55 AM
  • Local groups raise funds to add fish habitat to Lake Mitchell
  • The habitat, called a "fish city," was first introduced to the Lake Mitchell Advisory Committee in April 2015 by South Dakota State University fisheries management and ecology professor Brian Graeb. At that time, Graeb said the artificial installations ...
  • The Daily Republic
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  • 12/16/2016 11:27:43 PM
  • South Dakota GFP Reminds Anglers to Use Caution on the Ice
  • PIERRE, S.D. – With the recent temperatures, South Dakota lakes, ponds and sloughs are freezing quickly. South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) officials urge anglers, snowmobilers and recreationists to take extreme caution when venturing out.
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 12/15/2016 7:29:41 AM
  • Ice Fishing Safety Tips
  • Ice fishing is officially back in season. Officials with South Dakota Game Fish & Parks say there's already about 5 to 6 inches of frozen ice in lakes in the Sioux Falls area. Yet, before you hit the frozen lakes for some winter fun, there are some safety
  • Keloland
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  • 12/13/2016 7:46:22 AM

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