3rd Wisconsin Deer Hunting Fatality Reported By DNRA third person has died in a firearm-related incident during Wisconsin's 9-day gun deer season. State Department of Natural Resources Warden Jon King says the family of a 50-year-old hunter found him at the base of a Marathon County tree stand on Sunday evening.
Hunters Challenge DNR Deer Management PracticesA group of Minnesota hunters say the deer population is in worse shape than the state is letting on. Minnesota Bowhunters president Brooks Johnson talked about the changing landscape of the deer population as he walked through the Sherburne National Wildlife Refuge in Big Lake.
Minnesota Firearms Hunters Register 102,000 DeerMinnesota hunters have registered 102,000 deer through the second weekend of the main firearms deer season. The Department of Natural Resources says that's down 31,000 through the same period last year. Adding in special hunts and archery, the DNR says the total harvest so far this season is 115,000 deer, down 32,500 from the same point last season.
Deer Hunter Killed Near BemidjiA hunter was shot and killed Saturday morning while deer hunting in rural Bemidji, Minn.
DNR: Copper Ammo Safer & More Superior Than LeadThe Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is hosting a get-together Saturday in Rogers to promote the use of copper-based ammunition by deer hunters this season.
Minn. Deer Hunters To Help Determine Extent Of CWDDeer 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.
Minn. Deer Hunters On Pace To Exceed '09 HarvestMinnesota firearms deer hunters are on pace to exceed last year's harvest.