Hannah Hellesen, of Slinger, skipped her homecoming dance to go hunting with her dad and brother during the youth deer hunt. The decision paid off as she shot her first deer.
Total of 1,860 birds down just slightly from last year.
Illinois youths harvested 664 turkeys, down from last year’s opening weekend total of 776.
Upcoming bow hunt yet another opportunity for Ohio’s youths to take part.
A little positivity will go a long way toward becoming a dedicated hunter.
Mount Horeb youth used gun case, tagged her deer, and had it tested for CWD.