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DNR calls 2014 gun deer hunt rebuilding year

Early numbers show number of deer killed is down

Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources officials are telling the agency's board that the 2014 nine-day gun deer hunt was a rebuilding year.

State blames weather for low deer hunt numbers

DNR: More than 90K deer registered opening weekend

Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources officials blame winter weather for low deer gun hunt registration numbers during the beginning of 2014's harvest.

City leaders' proposal targets problem deer

Deer on airport's runway cause safety concerns

The dozens of deer grazing near and going onto the Portage Airport's runway are causing city leaders so much concern that they plan on spending thousands of dollars to have city police officers harvest them.

1,000 eggs up for grabs at Flashlight Egg Hunt

MSCR: All participants will get treat bag, 30 will find lucky prize in egg

Over 1,000 eggs will be waiting for egg hunters to find them at a secret location near South Towne Mall Saturday night.

New wolf hunt limits to be set

DNR board to meet

The state Department of Natural Resources' board is poised to adopt kill limits for Wisconsin's second wolf hunt later this month.

DNR: Wolf population stable after hunt

Population still above DNR goal

New estimates show Wisconsin's wolf population has stopped growing and may have slightly declined after last fall's inaugural hunt.

DNR plans meetings on deer recommendations

62 recommendations up for consideration

State wildlife officials are planning a series of public meetings on how to best implement a Texas researcher's recommendations for improving Wisconsin deer hunting.

Groups sue to end wolf hunts in Wis., Midwest

Wisconsin among states with new wolf hunt

The Humane Society of the United States and other groups are suing to restore federal protections for wolves in the western Great Lakes region.

Walker announces deer plans in upcoming budget

Proposal to include mini-hunts

Gov. Scott Walker says his executive budget will implement a number of deer hunting changes, including new mini-hunts, money for mapping technology and new funding for chronic wasting disease surveillance.

Walker fails to bag a deer this season

Gov. says lack of snow complicated hunt

While the number of deer killed in Wisconsin during this year's hunt went up nearly 8 percent, Gov. Scott Walker wasn't among those attributing to the increase.

Walker fails to bag a deer this season

Gov. says lack of snow complicated hunt

While the number of deer killed in Wisconsin during this year's hunt went up nearly 8 percent, Gov. Scott Walker wasn't among those attributing to the increase.

Community divided by white deer controversy

Some residents believe white, albino deer shouldn't be killed

A hunter killed a rare white deer over the weekend and a Sauk County, a controversial act that has divided the community.

Community divided by white deer controversy

Some residents believe white, albino deer shouldn't be killed

A hunter killed a rare white deer over the weekend and a Sauk County, a controversial act that has divided the community.