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New to crossbows? Here are some realities to consider

With full-on inclusion now in Minnesota, a lot of archery hunters are trying out crossbows. While they are far easier to shoot accurately than are vertical bows, there are some worthy considerations for these weapons. (Contributed photo)
Following the lead of multiple states of full-on inclusion, Minnesota legalized crossbows for all deer hunters this season. The numbers that have rolled in so far, harvest-wise, show that plenty of hunters have made the switch from vertical bows to crossbows, while others are likely first-timers who previously only gun hunted. The debate on whether this is a good thing, a bad thing, or somewhat irrelevant, won’t end anytime soon.
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