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January 10, 2018
Minnesota pheasant hunters (left to right) Craig Aamodt and Marv Kremin of Cottonwwood and Dennis Oakland and Steve Leitch of Willmar with a five-man limit of roosters in South Dakota on Jan. 5. Eric Morken / Forum News Service
South Dakota is still worth the pheasant hunt
January 10, 2018 - 5:08am
October 7, 2016
Craig Thompson, of St. Francisville, La., middle, talks and laughs with his group of hunters from Louisiana have dinner at Pheasants Café and Lounge in Mott on Friday night before the North Dakota pheasant hunting opener on Saturday morning. ​(Kalsey Stults / The Dickinson Press)
Pheasant hunters flock to Hettinger County for opening weekend
October 7, 2016 - 9:10pm
A ring-necked pheasant is seen in this file photo.
Last year's pheasant numbers up, this year projected to be better
October 7, 2015 - 6:23pm
November 6, 2014
Courtesy Photo 
Rotary members at top from left to right: Tom Henning, Dave Anderson, Dale Hanson, Matt Opack and Eric Monson. Bottom from left to right: Ann Heimbach, Don Bares and Sanford “Sandy” Hoff. Opack, Monson, Heimbach and Hoff participated in a pheasant hunt put on the Dickinson Rotary Club.
DRC puts on pheasant hunt
November 6, 2014 - 1:05am
October 22, 2014
FNS File Photo 
Two pheasant hunters walk a field near Mitchell, S.D. The South Dakota pheasant season opens with questions about searching for funds to improve habitat.
Finding funds for habitat: As pheasant season opens, the question of funding habitat improvement will be a highly discussed topic
October 22, 2014 - 11:49pm
October 9, 2014
North Dakota Game and Fish Department 
Total pheasants and brood counts are up across North Dakota going into Saturday’s pheasant opener.
Rooster rebound: Plenty of optimism going into this year’s ND pheasant opener
October 9, 2014 - 1:10am
September 4, 2014
North Dakota Game and Fish Department Photo 
In this file photo, a rooster stands in the snow. The 2013 pheasant harvest resulted in decrease of 27 percent. The number of hunters for 2013 also decreased by 11 percent.
ND pheasant harvest takes a dip
September 4, 2014 - 1:26am
August 28, 2014
Pheasants Forever Courtesy Photo 
A hunter is pictured aiming at a pheasant. South Dakota pheasant numbers have increased 76 percent from last year.
Drastic increase: SD pheasant numbers up 76 percent from last year
August 28, 2014 - 12:30am
August 14, 2014
FNS Photo by Sean Ryan 
In this 2013 file photo, a pheasant peeks out from a public hunting area south of Mitchell, S.D.
Business boom: Pheasant season is make-or-break for many SD communities
August 14, 2014 - 12:28am
October 24, 2013
FNS Photo by Sean Ryan 
A pheasant peeks out from a public hunting area near Mitchell, S.D. The number of pheasants in southwest North Dakota are low, but hunters are still having fun out in the field.
Not only numbers: Pheasants might be down in ND, but it isn't just about success rate for hunters
October 24, 2013 - 1:04am
Minnesota hunters drawn to central ND
October 24, 2013 - 12:05am
October 10, 2013
Pheasant hunters will have to work harder to put birds in the bag
October 10, 2013 - 12:07am
October 3, 2013
North Dakota Game and Fish Department Courtesy Photo 
The 2013 regular pheasant season opens Oct. 12 and continues through Jan. 5.
Leier: Pheasant hunting season starts with hope
October 3, 2013 - 1:13am
September 19, 2013
North Dakota Game and Fish Department Courtesy Photo 
Hunters may take six ducks per day with the following restrictions: five mallards of which two may be hens, three wood ducks, three scaup, two redheads, two pintails and two canvasbacks.
Leier: Ducks up, while deer, pheasants down
September 19, 2013 - 12:24am
September 12, 2013
North Dakota Game and Fish Courtesy Photo 
Pheasant numbers in North Dakota declined after another tough winter and continued loss of Conservation Reserve Program land.
Dwindling population: ND Game and Fish Department says pheasant numbers are down 30 percent
September 12, 2013 - 12:15am