Wisconsin Outdoor News

Wisconsin Outdoor News Cuffs and Collars — May 19, 2017

District 1 — Ashland area Warden Matt Koshollek, of Drummond, assisted the Bayfield County Sheriff’s Department in April with the recovery of a stolen trail camera from a residence in Barnes. The camera was being used to document illegal dumping violations and was stolen from the location. Other trail cameras at the location documented three subjects leaving with the camera…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Calendar — May 19, 2017

Banquet/Fundraiser Aug. 1: Bluff Country Friends of NRA Banquet, 5 p.m., Hilltop Bar & Ballroom. For more info call Kris, 608-323-7010. Aug. 20: Springbrook Sportsmans Club Fundraiser & Trap Shoot, 9 a.m. at the Club. For more info call Dan Traxler, 920-379-4846. Aug. 24: Southern Grant County WTU Banquet, 5:30 p.m., J & J’s Sandbar, Cassville. For more info call…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Cuffs and Collars — May 5, 2017

District 1 — Ashland area No report available. District 2 — Cumberland area No report available. District 3 — Park Falls area No report available. District 4 — Woodruff area Warden Rich Thole, of Boulder Junction, investigated a litter complaint in March on Oxbow Lake near Presque Isle. Approximately 30 beer bottles and an empty vodka bottle appeared to have…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Calendar — May 5, 2017

Banquet/Fundraiser May 9: Darboy DU #281 Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Darboy Club. For more info call Jim Reffke, 920-470-9881. May 13: Burnett County WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., American Legion Hall, Grantsburg. For more info call Ellen Schwanke, 715-417-0923. May 13: Wisconsin WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Knights of Columbus Banquet Hall, Marshfield. For more info call 800-274-5471. Archery/Shoots. May 20: Maribel Sportsman…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Cuffs and Collars — April 21, 2017

District 9 — Black River Falls area Warden Michael Weber, of Mauston, received several calls in March regarding an injured eagle on the interstate near Camp Douglas. Weber located the eagle and transported it to the Sauk County Humane Society for rehabilitation. Warden Weber contacted an individual in March whose DNR license privileges were suspended after having failed to pay…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Calendar — April 21, 2017

Banquet/Fundraiser April 22: Tomah RMEF Banquet, 4:30 p.m., Cranberry Country Lodge, Tomah. For more info call Alan Wroblewski, 608-542-0187. April 22: Indianhead WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Crickets Bar & Grill, Amery. For more info call Tammy Zmuda, 715-554-3679. April 22: Superior Area Friends of NRA Banquet, 5 p.m., Barkers Island Inn, Superior. For more info call Paul, 218-393-4748. April 24:…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Calendar — April 7, 2017

Banquet/Fundraiser April 8: Rangeland WTU Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Kimball Town Hall, Hurley. For more info call Greg Bugni, 715-561-2029. April 8: Price County Friends of NRA Banquet, 4:30 p.m., Club 13, Phillips. For more info call Mike, 715-339-3456. April 8: Durand WTU Banquet, 5:15 p.m., Durand Rod & Gun Club, Durand. For more info call Mike Robelia, 715-672-5595. April 8:…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Cuffs and Collars — April 7, 2017

District 6 — Eau Claire area Warden Hanna took enforcement actions against two men in February for shooting a deer with bird shot during the late antlerless deer season and failing to immediately validate the carcass tag. The men were hunting with a third individual whose hunting, fishing, and trapping privileges were revoked as a result of previous illegal harvest…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Calendar — March 24, 2017

Banquet/Fundraiser March 24: Indianhead Friends of NRA Banquet, 5 p.m., Florian Gardens conference Center, Eau Claire. For more info call Judy, 715-832-2665. March 25: Buck Trail Archers WTU Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Buck Trail Archery, Burlington. For more info call Tracy Brewer, 262-960-6127. March 25: Great Lakes Sport Fisherman Foundation Banquet, 9 a.m., New Berlin Ale House. For more info call…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Cuffs and Collars — March 24, 2017

District 1 — Ashland area Warden Amie Egstad, of Bayfield, responded in February to a complaint of coyote hunters trespassing on private property with their dogs after the landowner had spoken with some of the hunters. Egstad checked on the hunters and gave the information to the local deputy for follow-up. Trespassing issues are handled by county sheriff’s departments. Warden…

Wisconsin Outdoor News Cuffs and Collars — March 10, 2017

District 7 — Wisconsin Rapids area Warden Randy Dunkel, of Wausau, gave a presentation at a Wausau East High School conservation class in January related to the DNR’s mission and conservations wardens’ role within the DNR. Warden Dunkel investigated a complaint of improper marking of an aerator hole.  Dunkel contacted the sportsmen’s group that was responsible and worked with them…