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Giant Walleye Breaks ND’s 60-Year Fish Record

A 15-pound walleye caught on the Missouri River is the biggest ever caught in North Dakota. Neal Leier from Bismarck, N.D., was fishing May 18...

Winterkill Takes Its Toll on 13 North Dakota Lakes

North Dakota Game and Fish Department fisheries biologists investigated winterkill at 13 lakes this spring, and some were considered significant enough to affect the...

GFP Teams up with SDSU to Tag Lake Sharpe Walleyes

If all goes according to plan, 4,000 walleyes will be sporting a shiny piece of jewelry in Lake Sharpe this summer. Fisheries crews from the...

Power Sports Business, SDGFP Sponsoring State Park ‘Hopper’ Ride

By Andrew Johnson During the month of June, Aberdeen Sport Recreation is joining forces with the South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Department to organize...

NDGF Asking the Public to Report Bald Eagle Nests

By Bob Mercer Hunting seasons for elk received approval from the South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Commission during its April meeting in Rapid City....

Partial Goose Lake closure OK’d by SDGFP Commission

By Bob Mercer, American News Correspondent A couple from rural Codington County won approval on April 6 to close 26 acres of Goose Lake so...

Understanding Common Turkey Calls

Staff reports Wild turkeys use an assortment of vocalizations, and understanding how different calls are used in a turkey’s world can help you become a...

Nearly 1,000 Students Participating in SD High School Clay Target League

Staff reports The South Dakota State High School Clay Target League nearly doubled in size this year, as 949 students from 36 high-school teams are...

Sign up Now for HuntSAFE Class

Staff reports The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Department is currently accepting registrations for HuntSAFE classes. Classes are held statewide throughout the year, and...

NDGF Summarizes 2017 Deer Seasons

Staff reports BISMARCK, N.D. — A total of 49,407 North Dakota deer hunters took approximately 30,100 deer during the 2017 deer gun-hunting season, according to...