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Wisconsin DNR sets wolf hunt quota at 130 animals

In August, the DNR policy board voted to set the quota at 300 wolves.

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CWD-positive farm in WI had shipped deer to 2 MN farms, DNR says

The Minnesota DNR's commissioner called the discovery "deeply concerning."

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6 Wisconsin tribes sue to end upcoming wolf hunt

They cite treaty rights and a "disastrous February hunt."

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Water levels on MN lakes could present challenges for waterfowl hunters

Boat launches are harder to access for larger boats, and low water levels mean obstructions are closer to the surface.

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Mandatory CWD testing returns for this year's deer hunting season

Last year, CWD sampling was voluntary due to COVID-19.

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Man who illegally killed, decapitated 700-pound bear gets prison

He returned the next day to take photos and saw off its head.

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The Sioux Chef petitions to stop Grand Canyon bison cull

Only 12 "skilled volunteers" will ultimately be selected to participate.

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Minnesota DNR changes how couples buy combination licenses

Now both members must be present when buying a license.

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Wisconsin DNR Board votes to approve wolf hunting season

The board voted to allow 200 wolves to be harvested for a shortened February season.

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Hunting group sues Wisconsin DNR in attempt to allow wolf hunt this winter

The Trump administration delisted the gray wolf from the endangered species list, making it possible for wolf hunts to resume.

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DNR reveals chronic wasting disease figures after deer season

There were 22 deer confirmed with CWD, but all within current disease management zones.

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Two special deer hunts will be held in Minnesota to combat CWD

The hunts will be held the two weekends after Christmas.

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DNR: Passenger shot at deer out of driver's side window

The DNR said 'all sense of safety was disregarded.'

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Hunter who went missing in northern MN is found dead

He was reported missing on Sunday and his body was found Tuesday morning.

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Officials searching for missing hunter in Becker County

The 58-year-old Blaine man failed to meet up with his hunting group on Sunday.

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COVID-19: Wear a mask, socially distance when deer hunting this weekend

The DNR and MDH are asking hunters to take proper precautions while hunting.

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Lakeville company's treestand recalled after 2 people fell, broke bones

The recall comes days before Minnesota's deer hunting season opens.

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Deer on southeastern MN deer farm tests positive for CWD

Hunters are encouraged to drop off samples of the deer they kill to be tested for the deadly disease.

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DNR reports: Loaded gun driving mishaps, bear in corn chopper and more

As a new hunting season begins, officers report hundreds of leftover casings, unsafe shots and loaded guns in cars

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Missing hunter who was found dead in west-central MN identified

The 56-year-old's body was found by a search team on Sunday.

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Searchers find body of missing hunter in Kandiyohi County

The man was found dead near Dovre Township, near Willmar.