Sheriff Apologizes For Deer Hunt ViolationsA Minnesota sheriff is in trouble for what he did during the deer opener.
Hunters Take 7K Fewer Deer On Wisconsin's Opening DayNew tallies from the state Department of Natural Resources show hunters took about 7,500 fewer deer on opening day of Wisconsin's nine-day gun deer season than they did last year.
Hunters Ready For Wisconsin Deer OpenerThe day Wisconsin hunters have been waiting for all year is finally here.
DNR: 68K Deer Registered In Firearms Opening WeekendAccording to the Department of Natural Resources, more than 68,000 deer were registered after the first weekend of firearms season.
Sheriff: Cloquet Man Found Dead In Deer StandAuthorities are investigating after a 73-year-old man was found dead in his tree stand from a gunshot wound Monday morning in northern Minnesota.
DNR To Deer Hunters: Get Your License EarlyThe firearms season for deer hunting is just a few weeks away, and the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources says hunters are encouraged to get their license early.
The Difficulties Inherent In The DNR Deer AuditDeer hunters get confused. They see deer, they know they are there, but where and how many is perplexing. So the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources decided to do an audit.
DNR Seeks To Protect Moose With Deer Hunting Boundary ProposalThe Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is proposing to re-align some deer hunting boundaries to reduce infecting moose with parasites and disease.
DNR: Lack Of Evidence In Deer-Herding Case Against MN DentistThe Minnesota dentist who killed a well-known lion in Zimbabwe won't be charged or warned in connection with a complaint that a truck had illegally herded deer inside his property in northwestern Minnesota, the state's Department of Natural Resources said Thursday.
3rd Wisconsin Deer Hunting Fatality Reported By DNRA third person has died in a firearm-related incident during Wisconsin's 9-day gun deer season. State Department of Natural Resources Warden Jon King says the family of a 50-year-old hunter found him at the base of a Marathon County tree stand on Sunday evening.
So Far, Gov. Walker Fails To Bag A BuckWalker spokeswoman Laurel Patrick said he hunted on Sunday and Monday. He tweeted Sunday that he was "looking for a buck" in Vilas County and posted a picture of snow-covered woods. He tweeted again Monday that he was "back at it," with another picture of snow-dusted trees. Later Monday he tweeted that it was snowing but his view was amazing and included another picture of the woods.
Alaska Deer Hunter Killed In WisconsinWisconsin officials say an Alaska man is dead after his hunting companion apparently shot him. Department of Natural Resources Warden Jon King says the 39-year-old man was deer hunting with a 35-year-old Wisconsin woman in Columbia County on Sunday morning.
DNR Investigates Alleged Deer Chase On Dr. Palmer's LandThe Minnesota Department of Natural Resources said Thursday it was investigating a report of potentially illegal hunting activity on land owned by the dentist who was sharply criticized for shooting a well-known lion in Zimbabwe.
Litchfield Man, 58, Shot In Leg While Deer HuntingA 58-year-old man suffered non-life threatening injuries after being shot while hunting in central Minnesota Sunday afternoon, according to the Meeker County Sheriff's Office.
With Longer Season, Bow Hunting Increasing In PopularityThe firearms deer hunt begins Saturday in Minnesota. But some outdoorsmen and women have found a way to extend the season beyond three weeks. The firearm season wraps up at the end of November, but the bow hunting season runs through the end of December.