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OPINION: Lead legislator leads on public notice law
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Wiltz: Could you have been a good mountain man?
Wiltz: Dealing with out-of-state anglers
Reclaiming habitat for SD's largest fish
Wiltz: With outdoors trips, a Plan B is good
Wiltz: The rundown on handgun hunting
Bob & Anna Graumann
April 14, 2017
Trespassing or not? State's attorneys weigh in on non-meandered waters
A state Game, Fish & Parks Department decision to close access to a select group of lakes was an overreaction and caused significant confusion,...
April 14, 2017 - 5:05pm
August 20, 2016
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...
August 20, 2016 - 8:45am
August 8, 2016
Minnesota’s high school clay target state championship drew 7,000 shooters
BRAINERD, Minn. -- In this week’s Northland Outdoors TV episode, we explore the phenomenal growth of the Minnesota Clay Target League, the...
August 8, 2016 - 11:27am
May 16, 2016
Study shows anglers aren't over-fishing Lake Oahe walleye
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A multi-year study of walleye in the popular Lake Oahe fishery in the Dakotas is showing that anglers are not over-fishing the resource. Crews are wrapping up a four-year effort to tag tens of thousands of walleye in the Missouri River reservoir to learn...
May 16, 2016 - 1:06pm
Survey outlines anglers' top concerns in South Dakota
PIERRE (AP) — A survey has found that South Dakota anglers are most concerned with access to glacial lakes in the northeast, the cost of fishing licenses and competition with non-resident anglers. The Pierre Capital Journal reports that the survey was conducted by Larry Gigliotti...
May 16, 2016 - 12:36pm
May 10, 2016
Williston angler lands possible state-record paddlefish
WILLISTON, N.D. (AP) — A Williston angler over the weekend landed what might be a North Dakota record paddlefish. Grant Werkmeister snagged a whopper on Saturday that weighed an unofficial 131 pounds. That would beat the record 130-pounder caught in May 2010 by Alex Mergen, of...
May 10, 2016 - 1:10pm
April 26, 2016
Minnesota angler catches SD state record bass
WEBSTER — Barnesville, Minn., anglers Lyal Held and Casey Ehlert had a quest to catch a state record smallmouth bass in South Dakota. They...
April 26, 2016 - 3:49pm
January 22, 2016
15-inch walleye limit lifted for 2 northeast SD lakes
PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Department has eliminated the 15-inch minimum length restriction for walleye on Bitter Lake in Day County and the Cattail/Kettle Lake Complex in Marshall County. The update is one of a few fishing regulation changes for 2016. GF&P...
January 22, 2016 - 12:52pm
December 30, 2015
WILTZ: North is my favorite direction
I recently jumped into a situation where a new year's resolution goes hand in hand with a new year's destination. In the past I've written about...
December 30, 2015 - 12:01am
November 2, 2015
Salmon egg collections on Oahe proving difficult this year
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — Fisheries crews have had a tough time this fall collecting salmon eggs on Lake Oahe as the population of the fish in the Dakotas reservoir continues to rebound from flooding four years ago. South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks staff typically see more than...
November 2, 2015 - 1:19pm
October 20, 2015
Age data important to walleye management in South Dakota
PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota is a tough place to be a fish. Most of the time a walleye living in the state won't live past its sixth birthday. That's...
October 20, 2015 - 2:40pm
October 8, 2015
One big catch
October 8, 2015 - 10:32am
October 2, 2015
South Dakota opens salmon station for egg collection
PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Department has opened the Whitlock Bay Salmon Spawning Station for the 2015 season. GF&P fisheries biologist Robert Hanten, says the state is still in the rebuilding stages of the salmon population following the 2011 flood....
October 2, 2015 - 5:26pm
October 1, 2015
Morning fishing at Lake Mitchell
October 1, 2015 - 2:58pm
August 26, 2015
OPINION: The curse of the banana strikes again
Maybe you know about the banana thing, maybe you don't. It goes way back to a ship whose entire crew was killed by a weird bacteria that supposedly...
August 26, 2015 - 9:11pm