Fighting "fake news" allegations, trickle-down effect of national news to give SD reporters a shield

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Considering the new shield law pushed by Gov. Noem, approved in bipartisan legislative votes

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Considering the nature of news, the attacks on the truth and the status of journalism in the Age of Trump

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Former editor, publisher says age of Trump requires journalists to be steadfast to reporting principles

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Noem knows habitat's the key but still loves nest-predator trapping program for getting kids outdoors

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Handling of nest-predator plan not shining example of government transparency

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Feasting on a tuna sandwich full of memories after leaving the muddy lake for a clear-water stream

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When an old fishing buddy asked the question, he really knew the answer

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Noem seeks place among outdoor-loving South Dakota governors with pheasant-hunting initiative, but ...

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Governor postpones meeting with Black Hills Sportsmen as outdoor groups oppose her predator-control plan

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Saving a Sunday with essential news, even when the paper is late

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As the Trump-led war on news media rages, real journalists keep following leads, doing their jobs

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Car wheels on a muddy road, with apologies to Lucinda Williams and especially to the environment

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With spring thaw in progress, now is the time for responsible outdoor travel

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Traps, traps, who's got the traps? "Ready, shoot, aim" or a practical plan to control predators, help pheasants

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Trap giveaway, bounty program departures from modern wildlife management principles

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Johnson shows courage of conviction on emergency declaration vote, then bows to the base in follow-up column

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First-term Congressman is genuinely pro-gun and also aware of a likely primary race just a year away

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Public process wins as GF&P Commission hits brakes on plan to shift auction proceeds for bighorn management to Noem pheasant plan

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Unhappy outdoor stakeholders make feelings known before commission action

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Noem, GF&P banking on big bucks for wildlife habitat by auctioning off high-value bighorn sheep permit

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But what about the regular GF&P process of public notice, comment period and hearing?

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She didn't quite say "read my lips," but Kristi Noem's pledge against tax hikes was pretty clear

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True Liberal Media mogul Heidelberger wonders what the new governor will do

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Considering Klobuchar: hard to work for or victim of gender bias?

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Entry of Minnesota Democrat into presidential race prompts questions about management style, staff turnover

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Still crazy -- for pass shooting -- after all these years, but crock-pot goose still tastes a lot like liver

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If you really want to eat what you shoot, is there a ribeye-in-the-sky recipe for honkers?

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Earning the Craig Tieszen award: Nature and nurture led Dennis Daugaard to a life of civility

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Former governor praises deaf parents for overcoming public bias, leading simple lives that inspired

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