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Target the Hunt: Pierce County hunters’ showcase

Phoebe Vodnik, 12, of Spring Valley, took down this 8-pointer on Nov. 8. Photo courtesy of Trisha Vodnik1 / 8
Eleven-year-old Logan Mueller of Ellsworth shot his first buck Saturday, Oct. 7 during the youth mentor hunt. It was a 6-pointer with a 12-inch spread. Photo courtesy of Becky Mueller.2 / 8
Jamie Koch of Elmwood shot his first ever buck with a bow recently. The 8-pointer weighed 195 pounds. Photo courtesy of Jamie Koch3 / 8
Ten-year-old Dain Pechacek of Prescott took part in his first youth hunt this Fall in Dunn County and shot a nice doe. Photo courtesy of Steph Pechacek4 / 8
Prescott native Zack Falkofske took his girlfriend’s son Cody McLawhorn, of River Falls, hunting recently, where McLawhorn bagged a nice doe at the family cabin. Photo courtesy of Zack Falkofske5 / 8
Ten-year-old Trevor Diesing of Pierce County shot his first deer, a 7-point buck, on the family farm during the Youth Hunt on Oct. 7. Photo courtesy of Deising family6 / 8
Tanner Huppert bagged this 9-pointer in Trimbelle Township just south of Ellsworth on Oct. 17. Photo courtesy of Brenda Meixner7 / 8
Bailey Ahlers of River Falls with her 120# doe, shot in Pepin, WI. She is 13 years old, she shot it October 8th during the youth hunt. Photo courtesy of Leonard Ahlers8 / 8

Pierce County bow and youth hunters share their trophies.

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Sarah Nigbor

Sarah J. Nigbor serves as a regional editor for RiverTown Multimedia, a position she began in April 2017. She joined RiverTown Multimedia in October 2013 as a news reporter for the New Richmond News, before being appointed editor of the Pierce County Herald in February 2015. She graduated from the University of Wisconsin-River Falls with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Spanish and French in 2001. She completed a minor in journalism in 2004. 

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