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  • 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
  • Stealth Tactics for Successful Ice Fishing
  • Plano, IL Eric Brandriet may be the sneakiest ice fisherman in America. The South Dakota fishing guide dodges cutthroat competitors on and off the water, many of whom use binoculars in attempts to glean intel on Brandriet's pursuits. All winter long ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 12/8/2016 10:15:28 AM
  • Fishing the hard water an easy proposition
  • If Wednesday was any indication, winter weather has definitely arrived in western South Dakota. That means that the outdoor winter activities have also arrived, one of which is often seen as more hearty than the others: Ice fishing. Local angler Scott ...
  • Rapid City Journal
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  • 12/8/2016 5:57:46 AM
  • Frabill: Secrets of the Ice Hunters #1
  • Dakota Prairie Angling owner, guide and Frabill pro, Eric Brandriet, relies on finesse tactics to tempt pressured South Dakota perch and walleyes. Plano, IL (December 7, 2016) - Eric Brandriet may be the sneakiest ice fisherman in America. The South Dakota
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  • 12/8/2016 5:07:40 AM
  • KDLT News
  • South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks issued more deer licenses this year, but the animals may be hard to find. South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks issued more deer licenses this year, but the animals may be hard to find.
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  • 11/28/2016 8:39:57 AM
  • GFP Commission allows anglers to clean, eat fish on the ice
  • During its November meeting in Brandon, the South Dakota Game, Fish, and Parks Commission voted to allow ice anglers to clean fish species, while on the ice, that do not have water-specific size restrictions. Anglers fishing multiple days will also be able
  • Farm Forum
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  • 11/25/2016 12:58:14 AM
  • Game, Fish and Parks Officials Concerned about Bighorn Sheep Deaths
  • South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks officials say they're concerned about the deaths of five bighorn sheep in the past few weeks, diminishing the herd of 26 animals transplanted last year from Canada. Regional Wildlife Manager Trenton Haffley says that the .
  • KDLT
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  • 11/19/2016 8:53:37 PM
  • Thousands face loss of hunting, fishing privileges
  • In September, a new centralized government debt collection agency, known as the South Dakota Obligation Recovery Center, began suspending hunting and fishing licenses of people with outstanding debts. The center also sends bad debts to a collection agency
  • Argus Leader
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  • 11/18/2016 3:47:00 PM
  • A Perilous October Fishing Adventure
  • Saturday morning was cloudy and blustery as we motored to Lake Thompson, one of the largest natural lakes in South Dakota and renowned for its walleye, pike and perch fishing. The water was choppy when we left the wooden dock on the eastern shore.
  • Yankton Daily Press & Dakotan
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  • 11/1/2016 9:33:27 AM
  • A perilous October fishing adventure
  • Saturday morning was cloudy and blustery as we motored to Lake Thompson, one of the largest natural lakes in South Dakota and renowned for its walleye, pike and perch fishing. The water was choppy when we left the wooden dock on the eastern shore.
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  • 10/28/2016 11:57:11 PM
  • Gold Fish Group, Unorganized District, Custer Co., South Dakota, USA
  • 0.3km (0.2 miles) A ⓘ Golden Crown Mine (Leroy Mine), Unorganized District, Custer Co., South Dakota, USA 0.6km (0.4 miles) B ⓘ Old Mike mine (Great Northern; Old Mike M.S.2212), Custer, Custer District, Custer Co., South Dakota, USA 1.5km (1.0 miles ...
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  • 10/24/2016 11:54:46 PM
  • SD Game, Fish & Parks Looking for TIPS on Poachers
  • With several hunting seasons underway and more beginning, the South Dakota Game, Fish & Parks Department is looking for help from the public for information on poaching. Andy Alban, law enforcement program administrator for GF&P says poaching cheats ...
  • Radio 570 WNAX
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  • 10/20/2016 12:10:51 PM
  • GFP Commission does not set fishing tournament fees
  • The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) Commission did not adopt a proposal that would have established application fees for fishing tournaments. According to a news release from the department, during the recent public comment period on this proposal
  • Rapid City Journal
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  • 10/19/2016 4:55:23 AM
  • GFP changes fishing, bait rules
  • The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP) Commission changed six fishing and bait rules currently in place throughout the state. According to as news release, those new rules affecting the area include: allowing live baitfish to be used when fishing in .
  • Rapid City Journal
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  • 10/19/2016 4:55:23 AM
  • GFP Commission changes fishing and bait rules
  • Six fishing and bait rules are changing, according to a statement from South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks. Two of the new rules impact the Black Hills directly, as during the GFP Commission meeting a week ago in Mobridge, the commission approved allowing ..
  • Rapid City Journal
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  • 10/13/2016 6:14:05 AM
  • South Dakota Game Fish and Parks spice up the classroom
  • RAPID CITY, S.D (KOTA-TV) Sometimes sitting at a desk can be tiring during long school days, but the South Dakota Game Fish and Parks are spicing up the classroom by adding archery! The National Archery in the Schools Program helps schools add educational
  • ABC KOTA Territory News
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  • 10/12/2016 2:50:40 PM
  • State won't charge fee to hold fishing tournaments after all
  • MOBRIDGE | In a rare move, the state Game, Fish & Parks Department backed away Thursday from a proposal to start charging fees and require permits for fishing tournaments in South Dakota. The department also wanted to make it a violation if anglers ...
  • Rapid City Journal
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  • 10/7/2016 5:23:56 AM
  • The Fishing Line
  • South Dakota has over 100 entries in its record-fish database. It’s a diverse group, with species stretching from smelt to paddlefish and methods ranging from snagging to darkhouse spearing. 2016 has already been a particularly busy year for South Dakota .
  • theoutdoorforum.net
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  • 10/7/2016 12:59:04 AM
  • GFP backs away from plan for fishing tournament fees
  • MOBRIDGE – In a rare move, the state Game, Fish and Parks Department backed away Thursday from a proposal to start charging fees and require permits for fishing tournaments in South Dakota. The department also wanted to make it a violation if anglers ...
  • Public Opinion
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  • 10/6/2016 5:42:25 PM
  • Hunting, fishing opened on 13 federal wildlife refuges
  • The final rule also includes opening sport fishing of state-regulated species for the first time at Lake Andes National Wildlife Refuge in South Dakota, and expanding areas available for sport fishing at Patoka River National Wildlife Refuge in Indiana.
  • Kokomo Perspective
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  • 10/6/2016 11:01:33 AM
  • Town shocked after playground baby swing is rigged with fishing hooks
  • A grandfather’s fun day at the park with his toddler granddaughter over the weekend has left a South Dakota town in shock. As the man was putting his granddaughter into a baby swing, he saw that someone had fastened four fishing hooks with fishing line ...
  • The Kansas City Star
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  • 10/5/2016 1:22:55 AM
  • Baby swing rigged with fishing hooks at South Dakota park
  • PLATTE, S.D. (KSFY) - A tampered baby swing at a park in Platte was reported to police Saturday for being rigged with fishing hooks. The Platte Police Department said on Facebook that a man was about to place his young granddaughter in the swing at South .
  • ABC KOTA Territory News
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  • 10/4/2016 4:30:13 AM
  • Fishing near Sioux Falls?
  • Sioux Falls is not a fishing destination. It's very landlocked. Most serious fishermen and women fish in the glacial lakes of northeast South Dakota or in the Missouri River reservoirs. You can fish in Family Park in Sioux Falls, in a few places in the ...
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  • 10/2/2016 11:59:23 PM
  • Legion Lake improvements to bring better access, fishing
  • RAPID CITY, S.D. — A South Dakota state park lake is expected to have better access and improved fishing habitat after a shoreline rebuilding project is completed. South Dakota Game, Fish & Parks officials began decreasing the water level in the 9.2-acre .
  • Sioux City Journal
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  • 9/29/2016 4:57:37 AM
  • Walleye fish could be a new favorite for anglers in the Black Hills
  • Also not just the prey species, but the predator species within the system but we do know that they are a very popular sport fish within South Dakota,” said Jake Davis, area fisheries supervisor. Despite these concerns the public is excited about the new .
  • ABC KOTA Territory News
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  • 9/29/2016 4:28:59 AM
  • WILTZ: Mayflies for dinner? The fish become gluttonous!
  • It was an excellent supposition. It is also relevant column material as we have mayfly hatches right here in South Dakota. When thinking of insect hatches in relation to fishing, we most often picture a fly rod angler, clad in waders, on a trout stream in
  • The Daily Republic
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  • 9/28/2016 4:18:51 PM
  • Legion Lake improvements to bring better access, fishing
  • RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — A South Dakota state park lake is expected to have better access and improved fishing habitat after a shoreline rebuilding project is completed. South Dakota Game, Fish & Parks officials began decreasing the water level in the 9.2 .
  • Gillette News Record
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  • 9/26/2016 5:44:08 AM
  • Legion Lake improvements to bring better access, fishing
  • RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — A South Dakota state park lake is expected to have better access and improved fishing habitat after a shoreline rebuilding project is completed. South Dakota Game, Fish & Parks officials began decreasing the water level in the 9.2 .
  • Chron
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  • 9/25/2016 11:50:23 AM
  • Legion Lake Improvements To Bring Better Access, Fishing
  • A South Dakota state park lake is expected to have better access and improved fishing habitat after a shoreline rebuilding project is completed. The Rapid City Journal reports that South Dakota Game, Fish & Parks officials began decreasing the water level
  • Keloland
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  • 9/25/2016 10:45:58 AM
  • SD Woman Provides Expert Fly-fishing Tips
  • After fly-fishing nearly all her life, a South Dakota woman says she never tires of the adventures that present themselves while out on the water. “I always enjoy being outdoors,” said Lorie Hagen of Mitchell. “I like the peace and quiet that comes ...
  • Keloland
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  • 9/22/2016 11:56:56 PM
  • Trout Fishing in South Dakota
  • In South Dakota, the fishing season never closes! Which makes the pursuit of trout in the streams and lakes of the Black Hills a year-round sport. You can catch walleyes, northern pike, bluegills and crappies too-but trout top the list for Hills sportsmen.
  • landbigfish.com
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  • 9/19/2016 11:53:20 PM
  • Genoa National Fish Hatchery Grows Wings
  • Within the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Hine’s emerald dragonfly restoration and recovery efforts are led by the Chicago Ecological Services Field Office in close partnership with the University of South Dakota. Together, they developed a captive ...
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  • 9/15/2016 1:13:50 PM
  • Potential new fishing tournament fees upset some
  • A new measure by South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks could put more stress on organizations putting those tournaments on. The GFP set out a proposal in August that would have application fees for tournaments based on the number of boats in the tournament.
  • Rapid City Journal
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  • 9/15/2016 5:57:11 AM
  • Below the Waterline: Cooler temps enhance outdoors opportunities
  • Congratulations to Illinois anglers Joe Snyder of Emden and Bryan Partak of Marseilles for making the TBF Nationals this past week at South Dakota’s Lake Oahe. Snyder is sponsored by Watkins Marine, Wired2Fish, Billy Phillips Lures and Dealer Performance .
  • Pantagraph
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  • 9/14/2016 6:58:37 PM
  • Project will mean safer access, better fishing at Legion Lake
  • On Sept. 6, South Dakota Game, Fish & Parks officials began lowering the water level in the 9.2 acre lake, located at the intersection of Highway 16A and Highway 87 (Needles Highway) in the northern part of the park. Once the lake was lowered, one project
  • Rapid City Journal
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  • 9/12/2016 5:53:35 AM
  • Men acquitted in fishing fight
  • But a neighbor who owned adjoining land thought they were in the wrong. Hunke said he had called the South Dakota Department of Game, Fish and Parks prior to going out on the ice and followed the advice he was given. When Hunke and his friends received a .
  • Farm Forum
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  • 9/8/2016 2:26:33 PM
  • You are here
  • In South Dakota, the fishing season never closes! Which makes the pursuit of trout in the streams and lakes of the Black Hills a year-round sport. You can catch walleyes, northern pike, bluegills and crappies too-but trout top the list for Hills sportsmen.
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  • 9/7/2016 11:53:15 PM
  • FALL FOR BIG FISH
  • Make some fall fishing memories of your own in the next few weeks. PHOTO CAPTION-Jim Seuer was casting a crankbait in the northeast corner of South Dakota in October when this nice walleye hit. To see all the most recent episodes of the Fishing the Midwest
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  • 9/6/2016 2:21:46 PM
  • Fall for big fish
  • Article Photos — Submitted photo Jim Seuer was casting a crankbait in the northeast corner of South Dakota in October when this nice walleye hit. Keep in mind that in the fall, fish want to eat. If you can find the fish you can expect them to eat at ...
  • TheDailyFreeman-Journal
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  • 9/6/2016 5:53:32 AM
  • South Dakota Department of Game, Fish and Parks [us]
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  • 9/1/2016 11:53:12 PM
  • Nearly 200 arrests related to illegal hunting and fishing in South Dakota
  • PIERRE, S.D. (AP) Calls to a South Dakota hotline that takes reports of illegal hunting or fishing incidents resulted in almost 200 arrests during the fiscal year that ended in June. The state Game, Fish and Parks Department says 449 incidents were ...
  • ABC KOTA Territory News
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  • 8/31/2016 3:44:39 AM
  • COLUMN: Chance encounters: colorful character slings fish in Hermiston
  • Rush began slinging fish nearly 20 years ago. An opportunity to make some money fell into the longtime Washington resident’s lap when he was in Rapid City, South Dakota. “Captain Jonny had a van and one freezer. Broke and didn’t have a dime ...
  • Hermiston Herald
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  • 8/30/2016 11:59:45 AM
  • Roy Lake — Fishing Heaven In South Dakota
  • Ted Takasaki has many fishing achievements, including in March, 2010, when he was named a "Legendary Angler... Ted Takasaki has many fishing achievements, including in March, 2010, when he was named a "Legendary Angler" in the "Fresh Water Fishing Hall of
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  • 8/27/2016 11:59:08 PM
  • An ice fishing bait for open water walleyes
  • Six or seven years ago another fishing friend Joe Honer and I used them in South Dakota in September to catch walleyes. What Frisch and I did on our recent trip was confirmation again that some lures designed for ice fishing can be productive in open water
  • Spencer Daily Reporter
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  • 8/27/2016 12:14:38 AM
  • Can ducks really transfer fish eggs between water bodies?
  • Overall, this duck-transfer theory feels like it has way too many what ifs, and South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks biologist Todd St. Sauver agrees. “I’ve heard this old wives’ tale many times in my career and am not aware of any legitimate research d ...
  • Farm Forum
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  • 8/26/2016 12:58:46 AM
  • Low pressure, active fish make fall a great time to hit the water
  • What often lies in the shadow of fall hunting seasons, however, is how great fall fishing can be, said Mark Ermer, the South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Department northeast regional program manager from Webster. "Once the hunting starts, the amount of ...
  • theoutdoorforum.net
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  • 8/25/2016 1:02:57 PM
  • Several changes to fishing rules could impact area anglers
  • The South Dakota Department of Game, Fish and Parks Commission proposed several changes to current fisheries rules at their August meeting in Pierre. Compared to past years, the number of changes that could impact anglers in northeast South Dakota is less
  • Public Opinion
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  • 8/25/2016 9:56:50 AM
  • 2016 has been the year for fishing records to be broken
  • State fish records are falling fast this year in South Dakota. Anglers have landed six record-size fish with four months still left to go in 2016, already matching the record number of record fish caught in 2009, The Daily Republic newspaper reported.
  • Rapid City Journal
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  • 8/25/2016 5:53:27 AM
  • South Dakota commission proposes fishing tournament fees
  • PIERRE, S.D. | South Dakota's Game, Fish and Parks Commission might introduce fishing tournament fees to help recoup state costs associated with the events. The Game, Fish and Parks Department must process tournament applications and also handle some field
  • Sioux City Journal
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  • 8/25/2016 5:10:30 AM
  • Six State Fish Records Set So Far This Year In South Dakota
  • Anglers have landed six record-size fish so far this year, matching the record set in 2009 with more than four months left to go. Game, Fish and Parks Fisheries Program Administrator Geno Adams says that he thinks simple luck probably was the biggest facto
  • KDLT
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  • 8/22/2016 12:09:14 PM
  • 6 State Fish Records Set So Far This Year In South Dakota
  • State fish records are falling fast this year in South Dakota. Anglers have landed six record-size fish so far this year, matching the record set in 2009 with more than four months left to go. Game, Fish and Parks Fisheries Program Administrator Geno Adams
  • Keloland
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  • 8/22/2016 6:39:57 AM
  • Ice Fishing Bait For Open Water Walleyes
  • Six or seven years ago another fishing friend Joe Honer and I used them in South Dakota in September to catch walleyes. What Mike and I did on our recent trip was confirmation again that some lures designed for ice-fishing can be productive in open water.
  • odumagazine.com
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  • 8/20/2016 10:05:45 PM
  • Six fish species of state records set thus far in 2016
  • Call it, "the year of the fish" in South Dakota. State fish records are falling repeatedly with six species set in 2016. That matches 2009 for the most record species set in a single year, according to the South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks website.
  • The Daily Republic
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  • 8/20/2016 1:58:59 PM
  • South Dakota commission proposes fishing tournament fees
  • PIERRE, S.D. (AP) - South Dakota’s Game, Fish and Parks Commission is considering establishing fishing tournament fees to help recoup state costs associated with such events. The Game, Fish and Parks Department must process tournament applications and ...
  • Washington Times
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  • 8/19/2016 12:19:57 PM
  • South Dakota Commission Proposes Fishing Tournament Fees
  • South Dakota's Game, Fish and Parks Commission is considering establishing fishing tournament fees to help recoup state costs associated with such events. The Game, Fish and Parks Department must process tournament applications and also handle some field .
  • Keloland
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  • 8/19/2016 6:50:40 AM
  • Fishing tournament fees proposed for 2017 by GFP Commission
  • A proposal to establish application fees for fishing tournaments on South Dakota waters was adopted by the state Game, Fish and Parks Commission during its meeting in Pierre on Aug. 4. Currently, there are no application fees for fishing tournaments in the
  • Farm Forum
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  • 8/19/2016 12:59:55 AM
  • New SD fishing, bait regulations proposed
  • The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Commission proposed changes to current fishing and bait rules. The proposed changes include: • Allow for the use of baitfish in the Black Hills. • Allow noncommercial taking of bait, including crayfish, in most ...
  • Farm Forum
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  • 8/19/2016 12:59:55 AM
  • An ice-fishing bait for open water walleyes
  • Six or seven years ago another fishing friend Joe Honer and I used them in South Dakota in September to catch walleyes. What Mike and I did on our recent trip was confirmation again that some lures designed for ice-fishing can be productive in open water.
  • TheDailyFreeman-Journal
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  • 8/16/2016 6:04:07 AM
  • Windy weather doesn't stop adult fish survey on Lake Oahe
  • South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Department Fisheries Biologist Mike Greiner worked furiously to disentangle the tree, trying not to make any holes in the net worse while bouncing from wave to wave. Greiner and his partner, fisheries intern Hunter ...
  • Sioux City Journal
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  • 8/12/2016 10:12:15 AM
  • Fishing tournament fees proposed for 2017 by GFP Commission
  • A proposal to establish application fees for fishing tournaments on South Dakota waters was adopted by the state Game, Fish and Parks Commission during its meeting in Pierre on Aug. 4. Currently, there are no application fees for fishing tournaments in the
  • Aberdeen News
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  • 8/12/2016 12:53:54 AM
  • State selling more fishing licenses so far in 2016
  • PIERRE | South Dakota has seen solid growth this year in sales of fishing licenses and in visitors to state parks and recreation areas, including at some West River sites. That’s according to state Game, Fish & Parks Department reports through July.
  • Rapid City Journal
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  • 8/11/2016 6:38:41 AM
  • Przekurat Works Wood Walleyes for 2016 NWT Championship
  • Racine, WI (August 10, 2016): Anglers pre-fishing for the 2016 Cabela's National Walleye Tour (NWT) Championship in Mobridge, South Dakota, struggled with strong winds. Even hail. Yet, despite the challenges-difficult, post-frontal walleyes and limited ...
  • Outdoors FIRST
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  • 8/11/2016 5:19:57 AM
  • South Dakota: Fishing license sales, state park visits rise
  • PIERRE — South Dakota has seen solid growth this year in sales of fishing licenses and in visitors to state parks and recreation areas. That’s according to state Game, Fish and Parks Department reports through July. Visitation overall reached 4,170,802 ...
  • Aberdeen News
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  • 8/11/2016 12:55:05 AM
  • Good weather contributes to fishing, visitation gains
  • PIERRE – South Dakota has seen solid growth this year in sales of fishing licenses and in visitors to state parks and recreation areas. That’s according to state Game, Fish and Parks Department reports through July. Visitation overall reached 4,170,802 ...
  • Public Opinion
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  • 8/10/2016 6:28:32 PM
  • Fly Fishing in the Black Hills of South Dakota
  • Dakota Angler & Outfitter is the Fly Shop of the Black Hills. Located in downtown Rapid City, South Dakota, Dakota Angler & Outfitter is located within 40 minutes of most Black Hills trout fishing locations. There is no need to travel far to find great ...
  • flyfishsd.com
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  • 8/10/2016 3:36:45 PM
  • Day 3 from Oahe and the NWT Championships
  • He also caught a few fish on Slow Death and on a spinnerbait, but the crankbait was key. "White is right in South Dakota, just like it's firetiger on the Mississippi," quipped Okada. Okada explained that the trees were 12 to 20 feet deep and he would troll
  • OutdoorsFIRST
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  • 8/4/2016 11:57:47 PM
  • USFWS Expanding Hunting, Fishing Opportunities on Wildlife Refuges
  • South Dakota’s Lake Andes National Wildlife Refuge will open to sport fishing and is already open to migratory game bird, upland, and big game hunting. The refuge system includes 560 refuges and 38 wetland management districts. According to the USFWS ...
  • sportingclassicsdaily.com
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  • 8/2/2016 11:53:00 PM
  • Low oxygen levels causing fish to perish
  • It is not a local issue, as there have also been a few fish reported dead in Lake Byron and kills have been reported at a number of other lakes in eastern South Dakota this summer, he said. Anyone with questions can contact him at 353-7146. For the ...
  • Plainsman
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  • 8/1/2016 4:37:31 PM
  • Izaak Walton Fishing Trip
  • On July 11 through July 15, the West Central Chapter of the Izaak Walton League sponsored their 3rd annual fishing trip to Akaska, South Dakota. Thirteen veterans made the trip this year which included two days of travel and three days of fishing.
  • Washington County Pilot Tribune Enterprise
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  • 7/29/2016 11:54:45 AM

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