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Joseph Seeberger (center) caught a state-record Great Lakes muskellunge on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012. (Credit: Michigan DNR)

Michigan Angler Catches Record-Breaking Great Lakes Muskie

The Department of Natural Resources says a 58-pound Great Lakes muskellunge caught in Antrim County has broken the state record.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/20/2012

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Vandalism Likely Behind Salmon Hatchery Deaths

Security has been increased at a hatchery in Michigan’s northwestern Lower Peninsula after the deaths of about 5,700 coho salmon being blamed on vandalism, state officials said.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/15/2012

DNR Conservation Officer’s Routine Call Lands Meth Lab Suspect In Court

A Department of Natural Resources conservation officer responding to a routine call in Van Buren County helped nab a man wanted in connection with a known methamphetamine lab.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/03/2012

Viral Disease Has Killed 4,217 Deer In 24 Counties

Authorities in Michigan say an insect-spread deer disease has spread to at least 24 counties.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/24/2012

Bryan DeGoede and the state-record black buffalo (credit: DNR)

K-Zoo Man Lands Record-Breaking Sucker

A Kalamazoo angler took the state record hook, line and sinker when he reeled in a massive black buffalo fish weighing over 37 pounds.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/17/2012

Viral Disease Has Killed 1,700 Deer Statewide

State wildlife officials say more than 1,700 white-tailed deer have been killed this summer by a disease affecting several counties in the southern half of Michigan’s Lower Peninsula.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/30/2012

Viral Disease Kills Hundreds Of Deer In 8 Counties

Wildlife officials say a viral disease has turned up in eight Michigan counties and killed hundreds of deer.

08/16/2012

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Michigan DNR Rejects Request On Mute Swans Plan

A Michigan DNR official has rejected a request from an animal rights group to immediately stop plans to kill thousands of mute swans.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/13/2012

(Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

Panel Sets Antlerless Deer Quotas For Fall Hunt

The numbers amount to a statewide decrease of 47,550 licenses from last year, although the number available in the Upper Peninsula will rise slightly because the deer population there is trending upward.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/21/2012

Lake Michigan (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Michigan DNR To Remove Illegal Carp From Lake

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources plans to use electrofishing and nets to remove illegal carp from a southern Michigan lake and study other nearby lakes for the presence of the fish, officials announced Monday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/16/2012

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