hunting

deer with antlers
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October 24, 2019 - 4:24 pm
(KFTK) — A hunter in Arkansas died after the deer he shot got back up and attacked him, according to Fox News . The 66-year-old, Thomas Alexander, shot a buck while hunting with a muzzleloader. When he went to inspect his kill, the deer got up and began attacking him. Alexander suffered puncture...
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elk
Associated Press
October 10, 2019 - 3:37 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Department of Conservation officials say the state's elk herd is on track to be large enough in 2020 for the first hunt in more than a century. The Springfield News-Leader reports that department officials outlined how a hunt will work if the rules get final...
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hunting
August 09, 2019 - 1:40 pm
(KFTK) — "Only designated people may be hunted at the Manor." That's a tagline for the upcoming controversial satirical thriller that NBC's Universal Pictures has plans to release "The Hunt," which depicts "elites" hunting "deplorables" for sport, according to the Hollywood Reporter . During the...
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elk
July 25, 2019 - 2:38 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Elk hunting could return to Missouri next year but on a very limited scale. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that the Missouri Department of Conservation suggests in a draft set of rules published this week that it may initially only award five elk hunting permits...
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hunter with rifle and dog
July 08, 2019 - 12:16 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri agency is gathering public feedback on a proposed hike in hunting and fishing fees. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported Friday that the Conservation Department wants to raise nonresident deer hunting licenses from $225 to $265 starting next year. Nonresidents...
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March 13, 2019 - 8:48 am
Dick's Sporting Goods is doubling down on its gun-selling policies and announced it will stop selling firearms in 125 of its 729 stores nationwide, reports the Wall Street Journal . The decision comes after last year's news of the company choosing to not sell guns to anyone under 21 and take...
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(Dreamstime)
February 06, 2019 - 4:57 pm
Hunters in America peaked at 16.7 million in 1982 and fell to 14.4 million by 2010. However, last year, there were 15.6 million licensed hunters in the U.S.
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