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SD Panel Cuts Number of Antelope Hunting Licenses

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – A South Dakota commission has substantially cut the number of antelope hunting licenses that will be issued this year as part of an effort to help the population rebound. The Game, Fish and Parks Commission has decided to allow only 3,630 antelope to be shot in a season that will...
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SD Will Have No Sage Grouse Hunting Season

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota will have no sage grouse hunting season this year. The Game, Fish and Parks Commission has decided that no season will be held this fall because the bird’s population has fallen in recent years in South Dakota and other states. In South Dakota, sage grouse are found mainly...
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Deployment Ceremony Held for SDANG’s 152nd CSSB Saturday-Troops Flew Out of Pierre Sunday

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) About 400 people gathered Saturday at Riggs High School for a deployment ceremony for the South Dakota National Guard’s 152nd Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, based in Pierre.  The hour long ceremony was held in the school gym and featured as speakers-Governor Dennis Daugaard, Pierre Mayor Laurie Gill, Major General...
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Weekend Brought Public Opening for New Paws Animal Shelter

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The past weekend brought the first time that the new animal shelter for Paws Animal Rescue was open to the public.  Paws volunteers broke ground for the new shelter in northeast Pierre near Walmart last fall and the building is mostly complete.  Paws Vice President Lindy Gereats says about...
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