More Than 8,000 Mich. Deer Dead From Disease

A disease that began killing deer last summer has now wiped out more than 8,000 whitetails in Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/20/2012

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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


Children Under 10 Now Allowed To Hunt In Michigan

Kids under 10 years old can now head into the woods with a gun and a licensed hunter over 21-years-old, and hunt for small game.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/01/2012


2 Lost Hunters Found In Michigan’s Upper Peninsula

Authorities in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula say they were able to find two lost deer hunters thanks to GPS coordinates.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/05/2011


Duck Hunter Accidentally Shot To Death By Son

A 39-year-old Lapeer man was accidentally shot and killed by his 10-year-old son while duck hunting in a Michigan wildlife area.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/21/2011


Bill Would Eliminate Minimum Age For Hunters

A House committee has approved legislation that would eliminate the minimum age for hunters in Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/03/2011

Firearms Deer Hunting Season Underway

Monday signals the start of an unofficial 15-day-long holiday in Michigan: firearms deer hunting season.


Mich. Offers Online Mapping Tool For Hunters

Michigan has an interactive mapping tool for hunters and outdoor enthusiasts.


Leftover Mich. Turkey Hunting Licenses Available

How’s this for Thanksgiving leftovers in the making? State wildlife officials say more than 30,000 leftover fall turkey hunting licenses are available and are going on sale.


Crossbow Hunting Regulations Expanding

State wildlife officials have expanded crossbow hunting regulations to try to retain and attract hunters.