Tag: CWD

Following Intensive Hunts, CWD Positive Deer Near Climax Appears So Far to be Isolated Incident

Detroit Lakes, MN — The Minnesota DNR recently held a pair of intensive deer hunt weekends in permit areas 261 and 262 during the month of December in response to the discovery of a deer that had tested positive this fall for Chronic Wasting Disease, or CWD. The intensive hunts, which allowed hunters to harvest…
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January 20, 2022 0

Late Season CWD Hunt Scheduled for 261, 262 Permit Areas

Detroit Lakes, MN — Deer hunters seeking additional opportunities can harvest deer in late season chronic wasting disease management hunts in the southeast, south metropolitan area and along the Minnesota-North Dakota border where CWD was recently discovered in the Climax and Neilsville area. Hunting dates are Friday, Dec. 17, through Sunday, Dec. 19, and Friday,…
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December 1, 2021 0

CWD Suspected in a Wild Deer Harvested Near Climax, MN

Climax, MN — The first suspected case of chronic wasting disease in a wild deer along Minnesota‚Äôs border with North Dakota has prompted the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources to implement voluntary CWD sampling for all deer harvested in this area during the 2021 firearms season. Hunters who harvest deer in permit areas 261 and…
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November 3, 2021 0

Representative Rob Ecklund talks CWD

On Friday, I spoke with Rep Rob Eck!und. Rob had some info on his work to change who handles CWD in Minnesota. I asked Rep Ecklund why he thought these farms even existed. Rob does say that not all of the Cervid farms have problems.

June 14, 2021 0

Former Wildlife Management officer Dickey updates Spring Turkey Hunting, Bear deterrents in monthly update

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (4/8/21) (Aitkin, MN) — Retired DNR wildlife management officer Dave Dickey was back to update what is going on with the Spring hunting seasons and much more with our monthly conversation. Dickey touched on the beginning of spring turkey hunting including licenses, time periods, and changes for this year. Pricing for…
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April 8, 2021 0

Monthly update from Fmr Wildlife Mgmt officer Dave Dickey

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (2/5/21) (Aitkin, MN) — Former Wildlife Management officer Dave Dickey continued to provide the information grey wolf management, deer feeding bans, and much more with our monthly conversation. Dickey spoke how the State Management of the Grey Wolf, starting back on January 4th, is split in Aitkin County with different regulations…
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February 5, 2021 0

Former Wildlife Management Officer Dave Dickey chats about hunting, CWD, and more

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (1/11/21) (Aitkin, MN) — Former Wildlife Management Officer Dave Dickey returned for his monthly update to kick-off the new year with discussion on hunting, permits, Chronic Wasting Disease, and more. Dickey mentioned the success of the deer harvest from the end of 2020. As 2021 brings the grey wolf off the…
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January 11, 2021 0