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Dan Bridson sent us this photo of his son on was his first day ever deer hunting, on the Saturday of the first gun season in northwest Peoria County.“This big boy wondered up the hill to us. The wind was perfect. Weston nailed him in the front shoulder and dropped him,” Dan wrote
Thanksgiving cooks have the Butterball Hotline. Hunters have the National Wild Turkey Federation's 10 safety tips for spring turkey hunting season. We also include a link to season dates statewide. STORY & COMMENTS
Almost 6,000 carcasses of deer believed killed by epizootic hemorrhagic disease have been reported to the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission so far this year. Last year's reports numbered 10 or fewer. STORY & COMMENTS