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The Best I’ve Seen: Top Hunters & Gunshots

I’ve been wanting to write this column for years. Finally figured it was time to bite the bullet and just start churning it out in segments. People keep asking for it, but it’s going to come in in bursts, so forgive me if it’s not complete. No matter where I go — whether it’s...

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I’m a Deer Hunter: Kelsey Harris

Kelsey Harris is 20 years old, a college student and former Miss West Virginia Teen USA pageant contestant. Like millions of other Americans, she’s also a hunter. Harris is in the spotlight in the first of many upcoming installments of Deer & Deer Hunting’s new column, “I’m a Deer Hunter.” DDH: You moved around...

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“The Hunger Games:” Bull’s-Eye or Dud?

Hunger Games reviews should be mixed among ages, genders By Alan Clemons, Managing Editor “The Hunger Games” opens today in theaters across the country, a movie that features hunting as an intimate part of the 16-year old main character’s life and plot. According to CNN’s story, “The Hunger Games” is the wildly popular trilogy...

Crossbows Get The Shaft Again

The same tired arguments about crossbows got trotted out recently during the state’s deliberations about using them during archery season and, again, proponents got shot down in the final vote. It’s happened in almost every state where the topic is brought up for discussion and change. It’s going on in New York right now,...

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Hunters Rally Around Trump’s Sons (Updated)

Legal hunting comes under fire yet again with Trump sons in crosshairs By Alan Clemons, Managing Editor When the hubbub began about Donald Trump’s sons going on safari in Africa, it sounded merely like the saber-rattling commonly heard from animal rights groups. But now it’s gaining traction among hunters who are supporting The Donald’s...

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Hoosier Hunters Rack Up In 2011

Indiana deer hunters bagged fewer deer during the 2011 season than the year before, but the 129,018 total was still the fourth-best season on record, according to a report from the Indiana Department of Natural Resources Division of Fish & Wildlife. The total represented a 3.7 percent drop from the all-time record harvest of...

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Ohio’s Poached Monster Bucks

Ohio is one of the nation’s big buck states, and the Ohio Department of Natural Resources also has some big fines for poachers. A five-year old law provides for fines to be based on the Boone & Crockett score of a buck. The controversial fines, or restitution as the Ohio DNR calls them, have...

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Plan to Update Your Cold Weather Apparel

Once deer season ends we usually store our clothing for several months until the first cool snap stirs memories of chilly mornings or bone-rattling afternoons on the stand. by Alan Clemons Spring and summer darn sure aren’t time for wool, Gore-Tex, heavy jackets and bibs or hoodies. But those months might be a good...

Forest Service Studying Roads on Chattahoochee N.F.

The USDA Forest Service is beginning a study of the road system on the Chattahoochee National Forest, and wants to know which national forest roads are important to visitors and why. Anyone may provide comments now through April 13. “The Forest Service is committed to balancing the needs for public access to the Chattahoochee...