Tag: Deer Hunting

Episode 19 – Food Plots – R&J Outdoors Show

(4-11-20) Dustin Moll, owner of Northstar Habitat, shares information on manipulating deer movement, deer stand placement and what to look for when buying hunting land.


December 7, 2020 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

Episode 2 – Deer Hunting – R&J Outdoors Show

(11-23-19) R&J’s Mark Askelson chats with Detroit Lakes area DNR Supervisor Rob Baden about the MN firearm deer season and Ryan covers a couple trending outdoors news stories. Topics include deer harvest numbers, regulation changes, elk shooting.


November 27, 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

At The Shack – Deer Season Begins!

Firearms deer season began November 7th for the state of Minnesota. Mike Bolstad and Wes Peterson join the airwaves live from the shack for this week’s report. Wes shares his early season haul!


November 12, 2020 0

Firearms Deer Hunting Season Off to Slow Start

By Mark Askelson markkrjb@loretel.net (11/20/20) Detroit Lakes, MN — A slow to start to the hunting season for much of Minnesota. Opening weekend harvest was 21% lower across the state from last year Total harvest on the weekend was 59,711. The 200 permit series was down 22% percent from 2019 and down 17% compared to…
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November 10, 2020 0

Polk County Sheriff’s Update With Sheriff Tadman

By: Dawson Peterson dawsonrjradio@arvig.net (11/6/20) Polk County, MN — Covid-19 cases are on a rapid rise not only in Minnesota but a good portion of the midwest which is the opposite of how the early part of the pandemic occurred with coastal areas of the U.S. being hit the hardest. Now our local communities are…
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November 6, 2020 0

Regular Hunting Season for White-tailed and Mule Deer Begins Friday in North Dakota

The regular firearm deer season begins at noon on Friday, November 6th in North Dakota. Over 69,000 licenses were distributed this year through the lottery system according to Casey Anderson, Assistant Chief of the Wildlife Division for the North Dakota Game and Fish. Although effective for deer management, North Dakota’s deer lottery system does present…
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November 4, 2020 0

DNR says to invest in Deer population with Firearm Hunting Season ahead

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is encouraging all deer hunters to make a plan to invest in the health of wild deer populations. Hunters can do this by getting their deer tested for Chronic Wasting Disease in areas where surveillance testing is taking place. Northwest Region wildlife manager John Williams says the tests are…
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November 4, 2020 0