Bemidji has been chosen to host next year’s Minnesota Governor’s Deer Hunting Opener. Gov. Mark Dayton made the announcement in Fergus Fall on Friday as part of the 11th annual festivities ahead of the state’s firearms deer opener, which falls on Saturday this year.
500,000 Minnesotans in the woods this weekend for a rite of fall.
Hunting generates around $420 million in salaries and wages in Minnesota. And once you bag that prize buck, it’s hard not to want to employ a taxidermist. The experts at Trophy Time Taxidermy in Pequot Lakes
With citations for deer baiting hitting an all-time high, conservation officers are reminding Minnesota deer hunters to review the rules before heading to the field.
Jamie Yuccas and Edward Moody headed north to show us the industries that count on deer hunting season. First up is Thielen Meats in Little Falls. The family-run business has been helping hunters make sausage for the last 23 years.
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.
A Minnesota deer farm owner has turned to social media to advertise a chance to shoot a captive trophy buck for $9,400. Mike Summers of Summers Game Ranch near Vergas tells WDAY-TV Tarzan is 4 years old and won’t be bred.
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources begins accepting applications next Tuesday, July 1, for the two special archery deer hunts at Camp Ripley. Because of military training needs, this year’s hunts are being held about a week later than usual: the weekends of Oct. 26-27 and Nov. 2-3.
If you didn’t tag a deer or use the either-sex deer hunting permit during the firearm season, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is reminding you to not throw your permit away.
More and more hunters are going with convenience when registering their deer.
A 12-year-old boy from Motley had a deer hunting experience he will likely never forget on the opening weekend of the season.
Authorities in Todd County say a 26-year-old shot himself in the foot during last weekend’s firearm deer hunting opener.
A hunter was shot and killed Saturday morning while deer hunting in rural Bemidji, Minn.
This is the weekend that hundreds of thousands of Minnesotans wait for all year long — the opening of the firearms deer season.
Gov. Mark Dayton will be in scenic southeastern Minnesota for the 10th annual Minnesota Governor’s Deer Opener.