WCCO EYE4 LOGO WCCO Radio wcco-eye-blue01, ww color blue

Chronic Wasting Disease

(credit: CBS)

Minnesota Archery Deer Season Opens Saturday

Deer hunters take to the Minnesota woods this weekend for the opening of the state’s archery deer season. The archery season opens Saturday morning, giving deer hunters their first chance of bagging a trophy buck or just putting some venison on the dinner table. It runs through Dec. 31.

09/13/2013

(credit: CBS)

No Wild Deer Test Positive For CWD In Minnesota

Wildlife managers report encouraging results in their efforts to keep chronic wasting disease out of the deer herd in Minnesota.

04/17/2013

(credit: Jupiter Images)

Wis. Gov. Ends 4-Day October Hunt In CWD Zone

Gov. Scott Walker has ended the four-day October gun antlerless deer hunt in Wisconsin’s chronic wasting disease zone.

08/24/2012

(credit: CBS)

Deer With CWD Found In NW Wis.

Officials have found a case of chronic wasting disease in a doe in Shell Lake in northwestern Wisconsin.

04/03/2012

(credit: Jupiter Images)

DNR Reports Good News From CWD Testing In SE Minn.

Minnesota has received encouraging news in the fight to keep chronic wasting disease out of its deer herd.

01/10/2012

deer, deer hunting, generic

Suspicious Deer Tests Negative For CWD In SE Minn.

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources says a deer acting oddly near Oronoco had some symptoms of chronic wasting but tested negative for the disease.

08/29/2011

deer, crossing, generic

No Minn. Deer Positive For Chronic Wasting Disease

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources says testing for chronic wasting disease is finished and no deer were positive for the disease.

04/07/2011

Deer Antlerless

No CWD Found In SE Minnesota Deer So Far

Testing of more than 350 deer has so far found no cases of chronic wasting disease in southeastern Minnesota.

02/24/2011

deer, generic

First CWD Test Negative In Southeastern Minn.

Testing for chronic wasting disease is off to a positive start: the latest tests on deer in southeastern Minnesota have turned up negative.

02/10/2011

Deer Antlerless

Hunt For Chronic Wasting Disease In Deer Underway

Winter’s cold and icy grip has folks in Pine Island looking ahead to spring. But suddenly, it seems the clock has been wound back to November’s deer season. Back to when hunters were harvesting whitetails from the surrounding woods.

02/09/2011

Deer Antlerless

Chronic Wasting Disease Testing Begins In SE Minn.

Those leading the fight against chronic wasting disease in southeastern Minnesota say a plan to kill and test deer is off to a strong start.

02/08/2011

deer, crossing, generic

DNR Sets Forum On Chronic Wasting Disease

The Department of Natural Resources will hold a public meeting to discuss chronic wasting disease in southeastern Minnesota.

02/07/2011

hunting, deer, generic

Minn. Deer Hunters To Help Determine Extent Of CWD

Deer hunters in southeastern Minnesota’s will be used to help the Department of Natural Resources determine the extent of an outbreak of chronic-wasting disease.

02/01/2011

Deer Antlerless

Lab Confirms Chronic Wasting Disease In Deer

A federal laboratory has confirmed that a white-tailed deer killed near the southeastern Minnesota town of Pine Island has tested positive for chronic wasting disease.

01/26/2011