Friday, March 31st, 2023
Friday, March 31st, 2023

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Sportsmen Since 1967

March 15, 2002

Becoming an Outdoors Woman (BOW) events for 2002. For more information on any of the events, check out and look under education programs or call 888-646-6367, metro 651-296-6157 or the phone number listed.

Mar. 23-23: Bow Hunter Education for Women, MN Shooting Sports Education Center, Grand Rapids. Register call 218-327-0583. May 11: Mother/Child fishing clinic, Madison Lake (just NE of Mankato), Madison Lake fishing pier. Register call 507-359-6049. May 11-12: Horseback overnight, K&K Stables, Grand Rapids.

Disease strikes state deer herd

Editor Madison, Wis. Fear turned to reality for Wisconsin on Feb. 28 when an urgent call from an Iowa lab conveyed bad news to wildlife officials. Three white-tailed bucks shot in southern Wisconsin during the November gun deer season tested positive for chronic wasting disease (CWD). Now what? “This is a serious and significant event

St. Paul Six designs, including two featuring loons, were selected March 1 as finalists in the contest that will result in a new offer-ing for Minnesota drivers who support natural resources through the purchase of conservation license plates.

The finalists can be viewed and voted on via the DNR’s web site at On March 19, a panel of judges will select the winning entry. The winner receives $500. Plates are available for Minnesota motorists for a minimum annual contribution of $30. The plates have generated $3.9 million for wildlife habitat since they

Less enforcement slated for big WMAs

Field Editor Changes in natural resource law enforcement initiated by DNR Commissioner Allen Garber mean that wildlife staff at the state’s major wildlife management areas will spend their time in the field looking for parking and litter violations, rather than interacting with hunters. “The commissioner has extensive experience in law enforcement and he does not

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