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UPDATE: Iowa woman dies of injuries suffered in Hwy. 63 head-on
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Traffic blocked in protest on interstate highway in Milwaukee
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Federal judge tosses out wolf hunting season
State report on Durand illnesses released
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Wisconsinites sickened from eating pre-packaged caramel apples
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Prescott hoops teams split doubleheader, No. 9 boys team tops No. 2 G-E-T
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Wild rally for tie but lose in OT
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: Bulaga now clearned to play for Packers vs. Bucs'
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Gopher men's basketball team romps over Seattle
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUND-UP: UW-Whitewater wins another Division III title
Lobergs win Ugly Sweater contest
Animal sleepover at Prescott Library
Holiday recital Friday in Prescott at UCC
It's a good fit, says pastor
Rommel recognized for 25 years of service to Shrine
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PIERCE COUNTY LAND MGT: 1/7/15 Hearing - WISC Permit
TOWN OF EL PASO: 1/24/15 Town Caucus
ELLSWORTH SCHOOL DISTRICT: 12/30/14 Budget & Finance Comm. Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MGT: 1/7/15 Hearing - WISC Rezone
TOWN OF OAK GROVE: Prescott Fire & EMS Association - Position Open
Gregg E. Martin, 64
Helen Grace Bengtson, 90
Neil C. Jones, 74
LaVaughn (Connie) Gotzman, 88
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November 10, 2011
Without proper licenses and tags, you are not a hunter
EAU CLAIRE - One of those awful feelings in life follows the realization that you have arrived at deer camp with all your gear, except the license and back tag you left at home, somewhere. State law requires hunters to have a valid Wisconsin deer hunting license and back tag in their...
November 10, 2011 - 3:28pm
Hunting safety must be 'automatic' with firearms, tree stands and harnesses
There were 32 reported hunting incidents involving unintended self-inflicted gunshot wounds or the mistaken shooting of another hunter in 2010. That was with more than 721,000 licensed hunters in the state. "There is no question hunting in Wisconsin is a safe activity and getting...
November 10, 2011 - 3:26pm
Hunters Reminded of Firewood Restrictions as Annual Gun Deer Season Approaches
MADISON - As hunters across the state make plans for the upcoming gun-deer season that begins November 19, state officials offer this reminder to those who plan to pack up some firewood for the deer camp: Don't move firewood out of quarantine areas; those sticks could spell disaster...
November 10, 2011 - 3:13pm
Farm Bureau wants hunters aware of tresspass laws
MADISON - The Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation wants to make sure hunters and rural landowners are aware of Wisconsin's trespass law for the upcoming deer hunting season. "Good communications between hunters and rural landowners can help ensure a safe and enjoyable hunting season,"...
November 10, 2011 - 3:09pm
Wisconsin gun deer season opens Nov. 19
MADISON -- The 2011 gun deer season opens on Nov. 19 and barring bad weather, wildlife officials say all the pieces are in place for successful...
November 10, 2011 - 3:02pm
Daughters make the hunt all about family
After sitting two hours in 25 degrees during the 2009 youth deer hunt, everything aligned. My younger daughter, Olivia, then 8 years old, informed us she saw a deer headed our direction. Olivia quickly and quietly swapped places in our ground blind so her older sister, Sophie, could...
November 10, 2011 - 2:56pm
Points for accuracy
Aaron Thibault, 30, of River Falls now hunted this 11-point, 178-pound buck near Beldenville back on Oct. 31 at 7:30 a.m. approximately.
November 10, 2011 - 2:53pm
Norm Johnson's 10-point buck
Norm Johnson, of Plum City, arrowed this 10-point buck on Oct. 26 . Deer was shot at 27 yards. Buck weighed 201 pounds with 20 inch inside spread.
November 10, 2011 - 2:39pm
November 8, 2011
Four deaths reported after first weekend of deer hunting season in Minnesota
The human death toll from the start of Minnesota's hunting season is now up to four. The Kanabec County Sheriff's Office says authorities were called to a hunting accident in Brunswick Township on Monday afternoon. The juvenile died at the scene. Since the start of the season...
November 8, 2011 - 12:32pm
November 7, 2011
Two Minnesota hunters died on opening weekend of deer season
Two Minnesota hunters have died on opening weekend of deer season. The Beltrami County Sheriff's Office says 72-year old Gene Berthiaume of St. Paul apprently fell out of his tree stand near the town of Saum, east of the Red Lake area. Another hunting accident in St. Louis County...
news / accidents
November 7, 2011 - 11:06am
November 5, 2011
New law means Earn-A-Buck is no more
MADISON - Governor Scott Walker signed a bill this past week to end the requirement that deer hunters shoot does in certain areas before they can take trophy bucks. This officially ended the state's "Earn-a-Buck" program -- which has been a thorn in the sides of many hunters for a...
November 5, 2011 - 11:19am
November 3, 2011
Minnesota to see 500,000 hunters for deer season
ST. PAUL - The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources estimates that a half-million deer hunters will try their luck this season, which opens...
November 3, 2011 - 8:30pm
October 5, 2011
Wild Side: Big year for Kinnickinnic Chapter of Pheasants Forever
On a cloudy and cool Saturday morning in late September the Kinnickinnic Chapter of Pheasants Forever (PF) held its 24th annual dog trial at...
October 5, 2011 - 12:46pm
August 31, 2011
Hunter education course opens Tuesday at Hager City
HAGER CITY--Anyone interested in hunting and recreational shooting is invited to attend a Hunter Education Course beginning next Tuesday. The course will be held at Prairie View Elementary School, Hager City, starting at 6:30 p.m. Participants will meet for seven sessions. A fee...
August 31, 2011 - 9:46am
August 24, 2011
Hunter ed classes begin Sept. 6
Hunter education classes will be sponsored by the Ellsworth Rod and Gun Club and the Department of Natural Resources (DNR) starting Tuesday,...
August 24, 2011 - 3:24pm