A disease that began killing deer last summer has now wiped out more than 8,000 whitetails in Michigan.
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.
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.
Authorities in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula say they were able to find two lost deer hunters thanks to GPS coordinates.
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.
A House committee has approved legislation that would eliminate the minimum age for hunters in Michigan.
Monday signals the start of an unofficial 15-day-long holiday in Michigan: firearms deer hunting season.
Michigan has an interactive mapping tool for hunters and outdoor enthusiasts.
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.
State wildlife officials have expanded crossbow hunting regulations to try to retain and attract hunters.