Minn. Hunters Gearing Up For Firearm Deer SeasonIt is "Orange Friday." That means in just a few hours, more than half a million Minnesotans will head to the outdoors for the opening of deer hunting season. It is a long-standing Minnesota tradition. The Department of Natural Resources says it expects this year's deer harvest to be relatively low, between 140,000 and 155,000 deer.
More Than 150K Deer Harvested This SeasonMinnesota hunters harvested 151,400 deer so far, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.
Minnesota Firearms Deer Season Opens SaturdayMinnesota's firearms deer season opens Saturday, and wildlife managers say it should be a good one.