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Forest Lake Homeowner Angry After Police Shoot Deer

A Forest Lake family is upset after two fawns that made a home on their property were shot by a police officer.

01/16/2012

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2 DNR Officers Free Bucks By Shooting Their Antlers

Two DNR conservation officers in two different Minnesota counties recently used an unusual method to free two stuck deer: They shot the deers’ antlers.

01/05/2012

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DNR Cites 144 With Deer Baiting

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources says deer baiting was pervasive during this year’s hunting season.

12/20/2011

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Hunter Takes Rare Piebald Deer In Minnesota

A hunter has bagged a rare two-toned whitetail deer on his first hunt ever in Minnesota.

11/08/2011

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Minn. DNR Urges Deer Stand Safety After Deaths

Deer hunting got rather dangerous in Minnesota when the season started over the weekend, but firearms weren’t the main cause.

11/07/2011

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Good Question: What If There Was No Deer Hunting?

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?

11/04/2011

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Police Kill Deer Inside Campus Building

People crash college parties all the time, but one recent college “crasher” surprised some students at St. Catherine University.

11/03/2011

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1 Killed, 1 Injured In Motorcycle-Deer Crash

One person has died and another has been critically injured in a collision between a motorcycle and a deer in Stearns County.

09/29/2011

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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

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DNR Warns Drivers To Look For Deer In June

State wildlife officials are warning drivers to be on the lookout for deer this month.

06/01/2011

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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

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Still No Chronic Wasting In Minn. Deer Tests

The state’s search for additional evidence of chronic wasting disease continues to come up empty.

03/25/2011

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Harsh Minn. Winter Threatens Deer Population

This year’s particularly harsh winter has hit northern Minnesota’s deer population hard. And if spring doesn’t kick in soon, even the survivors could be in trouble.

03/14/2011

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The Death Penalty For Dogs That Chase Deer

Dogs caught chasing deer may be killed by a person other than a peace or conservation officer, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR).

02/25/2011

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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

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