Farmers in Southeastern counties say their crops are under attack by herds of hungry deer. While driving on county roads in the area around dusk, the sight of deer browsing in corn and soybean fields is quite common. And with deer numbers so high, their appetites are costing farmers thousands of dollars.
The way Mark Christianson tells it, in his lilting Old Country accent, the deer started the fight.
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Wildlife managers are seeking public input on revised deer population goals for southwestern and north-central Minnesota.
Officials have found a case of chronic wasting disease in a doe in Shell Lake in northwestern Wisconsin.
The warm weather and lack of snow are having a positive effect on Minnesota’s deer population.
Amid complaints by hunters, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources says it will begin reassessing its deer population goals this spring.
Fewer deer were harvested in the 2011 hunting season.
It is a case that has neighbors really upset with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources: two deer fawns killed by police in Forest Lake.
A Forest Lake family is upset after two fawns that made a home on their property were shot by a police officer.
Two DNR conservation officers in two different Minnesota counties recently used an unusual method to free two stuck deer: They shot the deers’ antlers.
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources says deer baiting was pervasive during this year’s hunting season.
A hunter has bagged a rare two-toned whitetail deer on his first hunt ever in Minnesota.
Deer hunting got rather dangerous in Minnesota when the season started over the weekend, but firearms weren’t the main cause.
This weekend, hundreds of thousands of Minnesotans will head out to the woods for the opening of gun deer season. Hunting is something that many are very passionate about, either for or against. But what would happen if we didn’t hunt?