Tag: Deer Hunting

Minnesota deer hunting seasons

You can now buy a deer hunting license in Minnesota for this fall’s hunting season. Minnesota DNR big game program leader Barbara Keller tells us where to get up to date information on deer hunting in Minnesota. Keller reminds hunters that the firearms deer season that begins November 5 isn’t the only deer hunting season…
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August 3, 2022 0

Hunting regulations, deer hunting licenses now available

Release from Minnesota Department of Natural Resources: Deer hunting licenses can be purchased starting today and the 2022 Minnesota hunting regulations are now available on the DNR website (mndnr.gov/Hunting). Print copies of the regulations will be available in early August wherever licenses are sold. When deer hunters venture out into fields and forests this fall, they will…
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August 3, 2022 0

Minnesota Deer Hunting-CWD

ST PAUL, MN—The Minnesota DNR says there will be two additional zones where chronic wasting disease, or CWD, has been found in the state. DNR wildlife health specialist Erik Hildebrand says both are in northern Minnesota. Deer hunters in Minnesota will need to remember to turn in a CWD sample of any deer they catch…
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August 2, 2022 0

Take Kids Deer Hunting this Fall with Special Hunts

Here’s a way to introduce youth to deer hunting — special youth deer hunts. These hunts take place in several state parks, and in the Rydell National Wildlife Refuge, on various dates in the fall. Adults must accompany youth during these hunts. Apply for special youth deer hunt permits through Friday, Aug. 19, and keep…
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July 18, 2022 0

At the Shack with Mike Bolstad, Dave Peterson and Greg Mortenson 11-11-21

Mike, Dave and Greg talk about deer season and things going on out at the shack.

November 11, 2021 0

MDHA Talks Continuing & Evolving Traditions of Deer Hunting

Minnesota — As we approach the opening weekend of the Minnesota Firearms Deer season, we caught up with Craig Engwall, the Executive Director of the Minnesota Deer Hunters Association, to chat about the long-standing tradition of deer hunting in the state and how its evolving. Engwall says many of the deer hunting traditions vary across…
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November 1, 2021 0

Norman County Veterans Services Announces Deer Hunting Opportunity for Disabled Veteran

Ada, MN — A local landowner is offering up a prime hunting spot to allow an area disabled veteran the opportunity to participate in the Youth Mentored Hunt with their son or daughter. Norman County Veteran’s Service Officer talked about the opportunity while on the KRJB Kaleidoscope Program this week. For more information, contact John…
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July 22, 2021 0

Former Wildlife Management Officer Dave Dickey’s monthly update

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (12/4/20) (Aitkin, MN) — Season reports and recaps held the attention of our monthly conversation with Former Wildlife Management officer Dave Dickey this week.  Dickey did touch on the news of the timberwolve being taken off the Federal Protected list to allow states to regulate populations. With bear hunting firmly in…
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December 3, 2020 0

Crow Wing County Offers Free Disposal of Deer Carcasses to Combat CWD

Crow Wing County is accepting deer carcasses free of charge for the second consecutive year at the county landfill on Highway 210 in Brainerd with the goal of minimizing the spread of chronic wasting disease. “Instead of passing the buck to somebody else, the county initiated a process to burn all deer carcasses in our…
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November 21, 2020 0

DNR Hunts at Camp Ripley a success

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (11/17/20) (Little Falls, MN) — The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources reports that Archery Deer hunters from the Camp Ripley hunts finished with record success during the two weekend events, from October 15-16 and Oct 31-Nov 1. This year, 1,864 participating hunters harvested 310 deer compared to 2019’s hunt which had…
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November 17, 2020 0