Sheriff’s deputies in western Wisconsin found a 54-year-old hunter dead in the woods over the weekend, authorities say. A call to locate Mark Grognet, of Baldwin, Wis., came in just before 8 p.m. on Saturday after the man’s family couldn’t reach him, the St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office says.
An 85-year-old deer hunter is safe after becoming lost in northeastern Minnesota. The St. Louis County sheriff’s office says the Scanlon man got lost while following a deer in the woods. The sheriff’s volunteer rescue squad was called after members of his hunting party were unable to find him.
A 26-year-old northern Minnesota man faces a fine of almost $400 after admitting to shooting and killing a tundra swan, a federally protected bird, last month, the Department of Natural Resources says.
A Breezy Point, Minn. man has been found guilty of second-degree manslaughter in connection to the November 2010 death of a hunter in a fight over a deer stand.
Clark County officials say a hunter has been shot about 3 miles southwest of Thorp.
A hunter has bagged a rare two-toned whitetail deer on his first hunt ever in Minnesota.
Winnebago County authorities say a hunter is in stable condition after he was shot in the face over the weekend.
Morrison County authorities say a 17-year-old boy shooting at a squirrel shot and wounded a woman sitting in her yard.