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Destination Whitetail Finds Fickle Winds in Kansas

This week on Destination Whitetail, the majestic state of Kansas plays host with its wide open spaces, massive bucks and fickle Midwest winds that with a subtle shift can dash the dreams of a hunter. Get hooked on Destination Whitetail with host Brittney Leigh Glaze and watch some of the best deer hunting every...

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Destination Whitetail Visits the Land of Giants

This week on Destination Whitetail, the team heads to the land of giants where big buck dreams are realized and sometimes shattered. Will the legendary hype meet the expectations for this bowhunter on her first trip to Illinois? Get hooked on Destination Whitetail with host Brittney Leigh Glaze and watch some of the best...

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Baiting Regulations Amended for Upcoming Deer Season

The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission in July amended wildlife regulations regarding baiting for the purpose of hunting big game and turkey. The regulation changes are meant to make the longstanding big game and turkey baiting prohibition more understandable for hunters and more enforceable for law enforcement officers. The amended regulation states that a...

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Hunters Lose 17,725 Acres of Public Land Weeks Before Season Opens

Weeks before the small game seasons open and just months before the opening of deer season, hunters in one Southeast state find themselves scrambling for land after 17,725 acres was lost to public hunting. Big game and small game hunters in Alabama learned Aug. 13 that the Boykin Wildlife Management Area north of Mobile,...

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Arrests Made Following Multi-State Poaching Investigation

The Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) Office of Law Enforcement has announced court action in three separate wildlife cases in Calhoun County, Illinois. Two cases were a result of joint efforts with the Illinois Conservation Police and wildlife officers in multiple states. After a six-month investigation in multiple Illinois counties and eight other...

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Destination Whitetail: Lost or Found, Up or Down?

This week on Destination Whitetail, host Brittney Leigh Glaze returns to Illinois with a muzzleloader but has lost her tag. It’s not a big problem, right? That’s what she thinks, until she finds out getting a replacement is not possible. Get hooked on Destination Whitetail with host Brittney Leigh Glaze and watch some of...

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Morgan Captures Grand Slam with IBO World Title

Levi Morgan took home his sweetest IBO victory to date at the 2015 IBO World Championship, the last event of the 2015 season, held at the picturesque Holiday Valley Resort, in Ellicottville, N.Y. With the win, Morgan fulfilled an IBO record with the Grand Slam, which can only be claimed by winning all three legs of...

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Father, Son Sentenced after Deer Transport Convictions

A father and son have been sentenced following their convictions on illegal deer transportation charges that involved a lengthy investigation in at least three states. Donald W. Wainwright Sr., formerly of Ohio, was sentenced to 21 months in federal prison and other penalties. The investigation was sparked five years ago after wildlife officers saw deer peeking...

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More Deer Sighted After Mild Winter

Reports of good white-tailed fawn numbers are coming in as a milder winter and a conservative approach to the 2014 hunting season are already starting to show results. Mid-summer reports from Minnesota wildlife managers around the state place the overall deer population recovery on solid footing. However, during the 2015 season, conservative population management...