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Ann Arbor Approves Plan To Hire Sharpshooters To Kill Deer

The culls are to be carried out at night by trained shooters, who will lure deer using bait piles and aim to kill each deer with one shot to the head.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/18/2015

(Credit: Michigan Department of Natural Resources)

DNR Confirms 3rd Case Of Chronic Wasting Disease In Deer; Hunter Participation ‘Critical’ This Fall

“We need individuals who have always hunted in Ingham County and surrounding counties to keep hunting. The DNR can’t fight this disease without their support.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/08/2015

A deer roams in a parking lot near a Southfield office. (WWJ/Greg Bowman)

More Deer Venturing Out Of Woods, Into Urban Vistas

The deer are venturing out into urban areas such as downtown Ferndale and even business parking lots in Southfield.

CBS Detroit–07/30/2015

(Credit: Michigan Department of Natural Resources)

Michigan Confirms 2nd Case Of Chronic Wasting Disease In Wild Deer

It’s a contagious, fatal disease that attacks the animal’s brain.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/17/2015

Stock image of a white male deer. (credit: istock)

Killing Of Rare White Deer At Metropark Prompts Call For Policy Review

The killing of a rare white buck as part of an effort to control the deer population at Kensington Metropark has upset some area residents.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/09/2015

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Michigan Confirms 1st Case Of Chronic Wasting In Wild Deer

Wildlife officials have confirmed Michigan’s first case of chronic wasting disease in a wild deer and first of any cases in several years.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/26/2015

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Report Recommends Sharpshooters To Kill Deer In Ann Arbor

Complaints from some residents about damage to landscaping and concerns about deer-vehicle crashes prompted officials to study the issue.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/16/2015

(Credit: Michigan Department of Natural Resources)

Michigan DNR Might Cancel Deer Hunting Season In Upper Peninsula

It’s very possible that there won’t be a deer hunting season in the Upper Peninsula this year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/01/2015

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Ann Arbor Considering How To Deal With Troublesome Deer — Public Meeting Tonight

A deer cull, hunting, contraception and sterilization — it’s all on the table.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/05/2015

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Deer Killed At Top Of Upper Peninsula Ski Jump

A starving deer stranded on a ski jump in the Upper Peninsula has been killed after a rescue was considered to be too dangerous.

CBS Detroit–12/12/2014