Hunting

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More Than 150K Deer Harvested This Season

Minnesota hunters harvested 151,400 deer so far, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.

11/21/2012

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Wis. Sheriff: Man Fatally Shot By Hunting Partner

Authorities say a man was accidentally shot and killed by his hunting partner in Douglas County.

11/20/2012

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Wisconsin Wolf Hunt Reaches Limit In 2 Zones

Wisconsin is closing the wolf hunt season in two zones in the northeastern part of the state after quotes have been reached.

11/15/2012

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Online Deer Registration Alters Hunting Culture

More and more hunters are going with convenience when registering their deer.

11/10/2012

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Motley Boy Bags 28-Point Buck On Hunting Opener

A 12-year-old boy from Motley had a deer hunting experience he will likely never forget on the opening weekend of the season.

11/08/2012

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Man Dies Hunting Near Alexandria

A 63-year-old man died while hunting near Alexandria Sunday, according to the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office.

11/04/2012

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Deer Hunter Killed Near Bemidji

A hunter was shot and killed Saturday morning while deer hunting in rural Bemidji, Minn.

11/03/2012

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Minnesota Sport Hunters Take 45 Bull Moose In 2012

Preliminary figures show hunters registered 45 bull moose during northeastern Minnesota’s 2012 moose season.

10/22/2012

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Body Found In Northern Minn. IDed As Missing Man

Remains found in northern Minnesota have been identified as those of a man missing for two years.

10/19/2012

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Hunters: 4 Wolves Killed In Wisconsin In 24 Hours

Hunters shot and killed at least four wolves in the opening 24 hours of Wisconsin’s first organized wolf hunt, the state Department of Natural Resources said Tuesday.

10/16/2012

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Wildlife Groups Sue To Stop Wolf Hunt

Less than three weeks before Minnesota’s first-ever wolf hunt, there is a last-ditch effort to protect the animals from hunters and trappers.

10/15/2012

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Minn. Wolf Lottery Results Now Available Online

Hunters and trappers who entered the lottery for licenses in Minnesota’s first-ever wolf season can now check online to see if they won.

09/26/2012

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Hunters Active But Canada Geese Thrive In Minn.

State wildlife officials say the population of Canada geese appears to be increasing, even though Minnesota hunters killed more of the birds than any other waterfowl last year.

09/22/2012

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Minn. Issues 2012 Waterfowl Hunting Regulations

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has issued its annual handbook of waterfowl regulations for the upcoming hunting season.

08/23/2012

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Minn. Taking Applications For Upcoming Wolf Season

Minnesota is taking applications for its upcoming wolf hunting and trapping season.

08/07/2012

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Group Opposes New Wolf Hunt Via Billboards

A group called Howling for Wolves is paying for billboards around the Twin Cities to oppose the new wolf hunting and trapping seasons this fall.

08/02/2012

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Minnesota Releases Wolf Hunting, Trapping Plans

Minnesota is releasing details about its plans for the state’s first regulated wolf hunting and trapping season. The wolf season will start Nov. 3 when the firearms deer season opens.

05/21/2012

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Dayton Signs Bill Hiking Hunting, Fishing Fees

It will soon cost more to get hunting and fishing licenses in Minnesota. Gov. Mark Dayton signed a bill Thursday to boost a range of fees with the money going to bolster wildlife resource management.

05/03/2012

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Hunting, Fishing Fees Could Increase

Hunting and fishing fees in Minnesota are on the verge of going up.

04/27/2012

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Confiscated Hunting Guns, Bows To Go Up For Auction

If you’re one of the many game and fish law breakers who’ve had gear confiscated by a state conservation officer, pay attention.

04/23/2012

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Minn. Senate OKs Hunting And Fishing Fee Hikes

The outdoors groups that angled for higher license fees could have to shell out more money for hunting and fishing after the Minnesota Senate voted Monday to raise the fees for the first time in 11 years.

04/23/2012

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Deer With CWD Found In NW Wis.

Officials have found a case of chronic wasting disease in a doe in Shell Lake in northwestern Wisconsin.

04/03/2012

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What’s Done, What’s Left To Do In Minnesota Session

Minnesota lawmakers have been meeting in St. Paul for just over two months, and are likely to wrap up the 2012 session in a month or less. Though legislators are nearly done, there’s not a lot of final product to show.

03/30/2012

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The Northwest Sportshow

The Northwest Sportshow is making its way to the Minneapolis Convention Center for five days of outdoor fun from March 28 – April 1.

03/24/2012

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Hunting, Fishing License Fees Heading For Increases

It’s a big part of our state’s identity in this land of 10,000 lakes and vast expanse of forests. But that hunting and fishing culture doesn’t come without a cost.

03/13/2012

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