DNR’s free Hunt Wild mobile app is loaded up with new features for the fall season

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MADISON – The Hunt Wild Wisconsin mobile application is back for 2019 with everything Wisconsin hunters need in the field. The app shows property boundaries and shooting hours and new this year, hunters can find chronic wasting disease sampling stations and deer carcass disposal locations. Users can find new public lands to explore, brush up…

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DNR to implement mandatory CWD sampling and in-person registration for six townships in West Central Wisconsin during nine-day gun deer season

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MADISON — The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is requiring some hunters in West Central Wisconsin to have their deer tested for chronic wasting disease (CWD) during the entire nine-day gun deer season Nov. 23 – Dec.1. The DNR will also implement mandatory in-person registration for deer harvested during the first Saturday and Sunday of…

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Hunters education in Colfax

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For the first time in over forty years Hunter Education Training offered in Colfax will not be conducted in the familiar classroom format, according to Jim Nosker, lead instructor for the Colfax Hunter Ed instructor team. Instead of traditional classroom sessions, the instructor team will put on an Internet Class Field Day 9:00 a.m. –…

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No sharp-tailed grouse permits issued for fall 2019

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In light of new scientific data and concerns over future viability of the sharp-tailed grouse population in Wisconsin, the Department of Natural Resources will not issue hunting permits for the fall 2019 hunting season. Each year, the Sharp-tailed Grouse Advisory Committee, which consists of DNR wildlife biologists and partnering agencies and organizations, uses spring dancing-ground…

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Regional West Nile virus monitoring effort for ruffed grouse to continue this fall

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MADISON -Ruffed grouse hunters can assist wildlife health officials in a multi-year study monitoring for West Nile virus in ruffed grouse by submitting samples from their harvested ruffed grouse. The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is collaborating with the Minnesota and Michigan Departments of Natural Resources, the Ruffed Grouse Society and the Wisconsin Conservation Congress…

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46-inch Northern caught in Lake Menomin

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Chuck Grundeman 46" Northern
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Nerby turkeys

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Randy and Owen Nerby turkeys
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2018 Deer Carcass Disposal at Dunn County Transfer Station to begin October 8

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The Dunn County Transfer Station will begin accepting deer carcasses and remains on October 8, 2018. A lined 20-yard dumpster will be onsite through December 31st, 2018, after which animal carcasses and remains will no longer be accepted.

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CWD sampling plan in place for 2018 deer hunting seasons

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EAU CLAIRE – In cooperation with local businesses, Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources staff will collect deer heads for chronic wasting disease surveillance testing during the 2018 archery, crossbow and gun hunting seasons. Hunters who harvest an adult deer within Buffalo, Chippewa, Dunn, Eau Claire, Pepin, Pierce, St. Croix and Trempealeau counties are strongly encouraged…

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Bowling Results – 9-19-2018

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Bowling Results – 9-19-2018

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