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November 14, 2018
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources sold about 666,000 licenses and permits last year between the firearm, muzzleloader and archery seasons. Hunter success last year was about 35 percent during the firearms season, DNR statistics show. File photo / Minnesota DNR
Minnesota deer kill down 9.5 percent from last year
November 14, 2018 - 4:12pm
November 13, 2018
Reader's View: 'Hunter bullies' are intimidating
November 13, 2018 - 5:26pm
MN DNR Weekly Report for Nov. 13, 2018
November 13, 2018 - 10:14am
November 12, 2018
The Memo: What to know in business this week for Nov. 12
November 12, 2018 - 5:00am
November 11, 2018
Corn, apples and pumpkins are common foods used by Minnesota deer hunters who bait deer, Minnesota Department of Natural Resources officials say. (Minnesota DNR photo)
Field Reports: Baiting still tops list of Minnesota deer hunt violations
November 11, 2018 - 5:00am
Wisconsin hunters will be heading into the woods Saturday for opening day of the state's traditional nine-day firearms deer hunting season. Wildlife managers say there will be more deer in the woods this year after near-normal winters and conservative harvests in recent years. (file / News Tribune)
Prospects better for Wisconsin firearms deer season
November 11, 2018 - 5:00am
November 10, 2018
This x-ray image shows more than 450 lead bullet fragments that were spread through the neck of a mule deer after it was shot with a lead rifle bullet.  Just a few of these fragments contain enough lead to sicken or kill a bald eagle. National Park Service photo.
Options abound for non-toxic deer hunting ammo
November 10, 2018 - 6:00pm
Kaylee Felege, 9 months, wears noise-cancelling earmuffs on a recent hunting trip in western North Dakota with her mother, Susan Felege. Special to Forum News Serviceplay button
Manvel, N.D., couple brings baby along for the hunt
November 10, 2018 - 6:00am
November 7, 2018
Reader's View: Sickening to refer to hunting as a 'harvest'
November 7, 2018 - 9:56pm
November 6, 2018
Rain, snow and wind appear to have reduced hunter success over opening weekend of the Minnesota firearms deer season. The statewide deer kill is down 16.6 percent from 2017 while the Northeastern Minnesota harvest is down 21.5 percent. 
(file / News Tribune)
Minnesota deer harvest down after first weekend
November 6, 2018 - 3:30pm
November 5, 2018
MN DNR Weekly Report for Nov. 5, 2018
November 5, 2018 - 2:07pm
November 4, 2018
A bear is seen in a tree in Duluth 2016. Wisconsin bear harvests were down this year. (file / News Tribune)
Field Reports: Wisconsin bear harvest down 11 percent
November 4, 2018 - 5:00am
November 3, 2018
Tom McCabe Sr., 87, sits in his stand shortly after dawn Saturday morning. The McCabe family has hunted the same area of North Star Township since 1922. For the past 63 years McCabe has hunted the area with his friend Russ Allen, 92. Steve Kuchera /
Deer hunting's about tradition. For these two friends, it's a tradition spanning 63 seasons.
November 3, 2018 - 6:00pm
October 29, 2018
MN DNR Weekly Report for Oct. 29, 2018
October 29, 2018 - 2:48pm
October 28, 2018
The Minnesota DNR says a new disease, epizootic hemorrhagic disease, may impact deer in some areas of the state but that populations will likely rebound quickly. (file / News Tribune)
Minnesota DNR responds to new deer disease in state
October 28, 2018 - 5:00am