deer_hunting

Local businesses suffer due to new online deer registration

Instead of going to a specific location and having a deer tagged by-hand, the registration process has been brought to the digital world. The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources said it makes the process easier and faster than ever before, but the change is proving to be costly for those former registration destinations.

State blames weather for low deer hunt numbers

Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources officials blame winter weather for low deer gun hunt registration numbers during the beginning of 2014's harvest.

Final gun deer weekend slow for warden

It's the final day of the gun deer hunting season and plenty of hunters were out Sunday trying to fill their tags before the sun went down. With all those hunters Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources conservation officers were out making sure it's done legally.

Deer hunting: a family affair

On opening day of deer hunting season 2014, three generations of hunters are spread out over 300 acres on the Breska farm in Arcadia. Of course they're out looking for that trophy buck, but it's the time spent together that makes opening weekend so enjoyable for these hunters.

Senate committee passes crossbow bill

A state Senate committee has passed a bill creating an open crossbow hunting season to run concurrently with the archery deer season in Wisconsin.