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Overloaded boats get attention under new rule

March 7, 2014 in Uncategorized

FORT PIERRE — Boaters in South Dakota will want to heed the manufacturer’s capacity plates on their watercraft or risk running afoul of law enforcement.

The state Game, Fish and Parks Commission adopted a new rule Thursday against overloading.

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WOSTER: Revolution on the river

July 23, 2013 in The Daily Republic

New generation prefers towable tubes to water skis.
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Keeping the waters safe

June 30, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe

With warm weather, DNR officer Gary Nordseth patrols area lakesWORTHINGTON Rain showers and windy conditions may have kept people from enjoying Lake Okabena early Saturday, but by late afternoon the beach was booming, the speed boats were moving and people were finding ways to ride the waves. Continue Reading

Booze and boating don’t mix; DNR ramps up enforcement this weekend

June 27, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

Boaters should think twice before having too many cocktails on the water, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) said. Continue Reading

WOSTER: Spring into Oahe guarantees tradition continues

June 18, 2013 in The Daily Republic

Summer is officially here this week, for heaven’s sake.
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Life jackets can be life savers on the water

June 12, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

When it comes to a successful or memorable trip outdoors, many will look for pleasant weather, good friends and maybe catching some fish or an evening of storytelling around a campfire.
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WOSTER: Boaters’ second happiest day comes with sale of boat

May 17, 2013 in The Daily Republic

Summer boating fun won’t be the same without Virge.
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Fees are helping to maintain quality of outdoor life in ND

April 10, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

Few in the Midwest will question the role of hunting, fishing and trapping when it comes to quality of life.
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Construction begins on $1.16 nature center in Brookings

September 12, 2012 in The Daily Republic

BROOKINGS (AP) Construction has started on a $1.16 million nature center building at the Dakota Nature Park in Brookings.
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Lake Mitchell meeting ends with major reduction in boat ramp project

July 21, 2012 in The Daily Republic

A Friday stroll along the shore of Lake Mitchell ended with a new, smaller plan for a city project at the lake.
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