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December 3, 2010
Firearm deer harvest may top 2009
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources reports that firearm hunters have registered 171,000 deer since the firearm season opened on Nov. 6. During opening weekend, 107,000 deer were registered. "This year is on pace to exceed the 195,000 we harvested in 2009," said Lou Cornicelli,...
December 3, 2010 - 3:26pm
November 19, 2010
November 19, 2010 - 2:41pm
November 12, 2010
Many deer hunters had good opening weekend
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) reported that firearm hunters harvested and registered 85,163 deer this past Saturday and Sunday, up very slightly from last year's 85,074. The early harvest numbers suggest the overall harvest will be somewhat higher than last...
November 12, 2010 - 3:41pm
A pretty good opener
The adoption of new registration options has changed the face of the Minnesota firearms deer hunting season this fall. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is giving hunters who tag deer additional options of registering. Taking your deer to a registration station...
November 12, 2010 - 3:17pm
2010 hunting season trophy bucks
November 12, 2010 - 2:36pm
November 5, 2010
What is, and is not, deer baiting
In an effort to cope with one of top deer season violations, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has spelled out the laws that hunters will be expected to obey and conservation officers must enforce. Basics It is unlawful to hunt deer with the aid or use of bait or...
November 5, 2010 - 2:12pm
Bow-hunting for bucks
November 5, 2010 - 2:09pm
October 29, 2010
Conditions good for productive deer season
After dealing firearm deer hunters two bad hands in a row, Mother Nature may be dealing them a good one this fall. The abundance of unharvested row crops that plagued deer hunters for the last two years will not be a big factor in eastern Otter Tail and Wadena Counties this November. University...
October 29, 2010 - 10:29am
October 22, 2010
Wadena MDHA banquet to be held Oct. 29
The Wadena Chapter of the Minnesota Deer Hunters Association will hold its annual fundraising banquet on Friday, Oct. 29, at the Wadena Elks Lodge. Tickets, which includes an MDHA membership, are available for $45. If you already have a current membership, the ticket price is $20....
October 22, 2010 - 2:45pm
August 26, 2010
Dove season starts Sept. 1 in Minnesota
Minnesota's dove hunting season begins Wednesday, Sept. 1, and runs through Saturday, Oct. 30. A small game license and Harvest Information Program certification are required for hunters 16 and older. Hunters younger than 16 must obtain a free small game hunting license and the HIP...
August 26, 2010 - 9:16pm
June 4, 2010
June 4, 2010 - 4:29pm
January 8, 2010
'Hunt of a Lifetime' for Schmitz
On a beautiful December afternoon in Idaho, Wadena's Brandon Schmitz and his dad, Tom, were waiting in a jeep when a Royal 7x7 bull elk came...
January 8, 2010 - 11:42am
December 18, 2009
Spring turkey hunting applications for 2010 accepted through Jan. 8
Applications for the 2010 spring turkey hunt are being accepted through Friday, Jan. 8, wherever hunting and fishing licenses are sold. Adult...
December 18, 2009 - 1:46pm
November 20, 2009
Head-turning times while hunting, fishing
In the gathering darkness last Sunday as I was driving past our farm I looked up on a hillside and saw two survivors of the 2009 Firearms Deer Hunting Season standing in a picked soybean field. I cheered. These were not strangers. Thanks to a wildlife camera and regular trips to...
November 20, 2009 - 10:12am
November 12, 2009
Was 'very, very big buck' taken illegally?
Goodhue County (Minn.) prosecutors are considering charges against an area man in a possible poaching case involving what officials said may be a trophy buck. "It's a very, very big buck," said a state official who asked not to be named pending charges. Assistant County Attorney...
November 12, 2009 - 4:30pm