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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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First CWD Test Negative In Southeastern Minn.

Testing for chronic wasting disease is off to a positive start: the latest tests on deer in southeastern Minnesota have turned up negative.

02/10/2011

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Chronic Wasting Disease Testing Begins In SE Minn.

Those leading the fight against chronic wasting disease in southeastern Minnesota say a plan to kill and test deer is off to a strong start.

02/08/2011

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DNR Sets Forum On Chronic Wasting Disease

The Department of Natural Resources will hold a public meeting to discuss chronic wasting disease in southeastern Minnesota.

02/07/2011

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Lab Confirms Chronic Wasting Disease In Deer

A federal laboratory has confirmed that a white-tailed deer killed near the southeastern Minnesota town of Pine Island has tested positive for chronic wasting disease.

01/26/2011

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1st Probable Case Of Wasting Disease In MN Deer

Minnesota wildlife officials have found the state’s first probable case of chronic wasting disease in a wild deer, which was shot near the southeastern town of Pine Island, the Department of Natural Resources announced Friday.

01/21/2011

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Auto Shops Report More Winter Deer-Related Crashes

It seems like every day we’ve had some snow this winter and nearly every commute has been affected by snow and ice. However, not all the accidents this winter have been caused by the weather. Minnesota’s wildlife is partly to blame.

01/13/2011

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Deer Flies Through Windshield, Kills Driver

A 52-year-old Oak Grove man was killed Wednesday afternoon after a deer flew through his windshield and struck him, according to the Anoka County Sheriff’s Office.

11/18/2010

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State Officials Urge Motorists Not to ‘Veer for Deer’

Officials with the Minnesota Department of Public Safety are out with a message in hopes of reducing car-deer crashes during this time of year when deer are most active: “DON’T VEER FOR DEER.”

11/12/2010

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A Deer In John Hines’ Backyard

Hunters, there’s no reason to head north. First stop should be Hines’ backyard!

830 WCCO–11/08/2010

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Changes In Rules As Firearm Deer Hunting Season Opens

The firearm deer hunting season opened with some changes to the registration process.

11/06/2010

The Nite Show with Mischke – 8/12/10

It’s been a very hot stretch lately.  But the story of one man should help to cool you off.  The State Fair is allowing one local group is to draw blood from kids for DNA […]

08/13/2010

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