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GF&P releases list of South Dakota ice-fishing access sites

The state Department of Game, Fish and Parks just release a new list of ice-fishing access sites. The list contains public access sites on popular ice-fishing lakes that are maintained

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4-year-old wins rhino-naming contest

The Great Plains Zoo and Delbridge Museum of Natural History is pleased to announce that the Eastern Black Rhino calf born in October has been named "Kiano". Last month, the

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Unrestricted state walleye record broken

From the state Department of Game, Fish and Parks: PIERRE, S.D. – Anglers across the Midwest dream of breaking a state walleye record.  For a Bridgewater, S.D., diver that dream

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Successful 2010 pheasant opener reported

From the South Dakota Department of Game, Fish and Parks: Mother Nature greeted South Dakota’s hunters with ideal temperatures, blue skies and moderate breezes for Saturday’s opening of the traditional

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Eastern black rhino born at Sioux Falls zoo

The Great Plains Zoo and Delbridge Museum of Natural History announced today the birth of a rare Eastern Black Rhino. The birth is not only exciting for the Zoo, officials

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Waterfowl numbers high as hunting seasons open

Waterfowl hunting seasons in many parts of South Dakota open this weekend, and the Department of Game, Fish and Parks says hunters will experience some of the largest populations of

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Rhinos exhibit opens in Sioux Falls

The Great Plains Zoo and Delbridge Museum of Natural History has opened a new, state-of-the-art “Rare Rhinos of Africa” exhibit designed to engage and excite visitors about rhinos, conservation and

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Buffalo Roundup named a top-100 event

For the second year in a row, the Custer State Park Buffalo Roundup and Arts Festival has been named one of the Top 100 Events in North America, according to

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Reticulated giraffe born at Great Plains Zoo

At more than 5 feet tall, the newest arrival at the Great Plains Zoo and Delbridge Museum of Natural History is head and shoulders above the others, zoo officials said

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Input sought on simplification of fishing rules

This year brought less-complex walleye and black bass regulations to South Dakota.  The Game, Fish and Parks Commission (GFP) hopes to continue making fishing rules simpler by modifying the panfish