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February 8, 2018
Jake Cosley of Pembina, N.D., managed to free buck the buck at right from the entangled head of a long-dead foe Wednesday afternoon after coming across the deer while snowmobiling on the Red River south of Pembina. (Photo courtesy of Jake Cosley)play button
Second set of entangled ND bucks with severed head discovered, set free by snowmobiler on Red River
February 8, 2018 - 4:31pm
January 29, 2018
Jim Brown of Walhalla, N.D. came across these entangled bucks on his trail camera. How the head of the one buck became cleanly severed from its carcass is a mystery. (Cuddyback trail camera photo courtesy of Jim Brown)
Entangled ND bucks, one with severed head, offer glimpse of nature's cruelty
January 29, 2018 - 5:34pm
December 15, 2017
A local hunter recently encountered a pack of gray wolves near the Tenstrike area north of Bemidji. (U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service)play button
Video: Minnesota hunter encounters wolf pack
December 15, 2017 - 10:05am
December 9, 2017
An albino whitetail buck feeds in a clearing near Ino during Wisconsin's recent deer season. The deer appeared where Pat Kukull of Superior Shooters Supply was hunting. Hunters are reminded that it is illegal to shoot an albino deer. Submitted photo / Pat Kukull
Antlerless harvest boosts NE Minnesota deer registrations
December 9, 2017 - 6:42am
November 19, 2017
Greg Kessler, wildlife biologist at Brule for the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, says he misses the one-on-one contact with hunters during deer season now that hunters register their deer online. Greg Kessler photo
With online registration of deer, Wisconsin DNR biologist misses hunter interaction
November 19, 2017 - 6:01am
November 17, 2017
Tyler Day, 11, bagged this once-in-a-lifetime piebald deer just before the sun went down Sunday, Nov. 12. Submitted Photo
11-year-old Minnesota boy bags rare spotted deer
November 17, 2017 - 1:33pm
November 3, 2017
Minn. DNR on the hunt for deer disease evidence this weekend
November 3, 2017 - 6:59pm
October 29, 2017
This simple deer stand awaits a hunter in the woods of northeastern Minnesota. Forum News Service file photo
COOK: Happening onto a deer stand in the woods
October 29, 2017 - 6:05am
Craig Engwall is executive director of the Minnesota Deer Hunters Association based in Grand Rapids. Craig Engwall photo
MDHA's Engwall discusses Minnesota deer-hunting issues
October 29, 2017 - 6:02am
Most deer hunters would be happy to see a buck like this come walking by during Minnesota's firearms deer season, which opens Saturday and continues through Nov. 19. This photo was taken with a trail camera placed by Sean Hall of Cloquet, Minn.
Minnesota firearms deer hunters hope to see more bucks this fall
October 29, 2017 - 6:01am
October 23, 2017
Game wardens find ghost hunters, thought to be deer shiners, in northern Minn. cemetery
October 23, 2017 - 9:47pm
October 22, 2017
Leif Birnbaum of Duluth passed up a nine-point buck on Sunday evening, Oct. 15, 2017, in Duluth's city bowhunt and took this 10-pointer that field-dressed at 260 pounds about 20 minutes later. Submitted photo / Leif Birnbaum
Duluth bowhunter takes 260-pound buck in city hunt
October 22, 2017 - 6:15am
October 18, 2017
The largest chronic wasting disease outbreak Minnesota has seen is affecting white-tailed deer in southeast Minnesota. (Dennis Anderson/Minneapolis Star Tribune/TNS)
Minnesota to collar more than 100 wild deer with tracking devices to fine-tune its fight against CWD
October 18, 2017 - 4:00pm
September 24, 2017
Dr. Linda Glaser speaks at the Minnesota Board of Animal Health's annual meeting at Chase On the Lake Resort in Walker, Minn. In June, Glaser took over the BAH's efforts to regulate deer farms from retiring Dr. Paul Anderson. Zach Kayser / Forum News Service
Is the deer duel in St. Paul over? Chronic wasting disease unites DNR, Board of Animal Health
September 24, 2017 - 6:24pm
September 17, 2017
t11.9.08 Sam Cook -- cookDUFF1116c1 -- On Sunday night of the opening weekend of Minnesota's firearms deer season, the Dufner family gathered in a wall tent west of Togo. Tending the grill were (from left) Jim Dufner of Zimmerman, Minn.; Brian Dufner of Hopkins, Minn.; and Mark Dufner of Grand Rapids. This was the last year in the tent for their parents and uncles' generation, including Duffy Dufner of Grand Rapids, Dennis Dufner of St. Joseph, Minn., and Charlie Dufner of Hendersonville, N.C.
Working toward a better deer herd
September 17, 2017 - 3:38pm