Feds pay deer farmers $52K after destroying herd

The federal government has paid two deer farmers $52,000 after officials killed part of their herd out of concerns the animals were infected with chronic wasting disease.

Proposal to pay hunters who kill deer with CWD

You could be paid $1,000 per deer you kill in the future, if that deer is infected with Chronic Wasting Disease. At least that's the hope of a new organization called Payment for Positives. Chronic Wasting Disease, also known as…

DNR looks to set hearing on new CWD regulations

Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources officials are asking their board for permission to hold a public hearing on Gov. Scott Walker's new chronic wasting disease regulations.