Starting this year deer hunters in 12 northern counties won’t be allowed to shoot bucks with less than three points on one antler.
Hunters expecting to go about business as usual this fall should take a few minutes to familiarize themselves with the new rules.
The DNR reminds hunters that the application period for antlerless deer licenses is now open through Aug. 15.
Michigan lawmakers are closer to approving the first significant increase in hunting and fishing license fees since 1997.
Two men charged with killing a deer in Warren have been fined and banned from hunting for the next year.
A Downriver man and his step-brother have pleaded guilty to animal cruelty charges after hunting deer in Warren.
The DNR says biological data received at check stations helps it make management decisions
Two suspected bow hunters accused of killing a deer in violation of Warren’s hunting ban are now facing a four-year felony charge for cruelty to animals.
Authorities say a west Michigan man accidentally shot off his index finger during a hunting incident.
The 2012 firearm deer season wrapped up late last week, and the Department of Natural Resources says hunter reports from around the state have been mostly positive.