It Could Be Tricky To Get Deer Processed In Some Areas Of MichiganWith the traditional 16-day firearm season starting Monday, some butchers in the northeastern Lower Peninsula expect to be very busy, especially because there's less competition.
Officials Extend Deer Hunting Season In Metro DetroitThis extended archery deer season in Macomb, Oakland and Wayne counties – an urban deer management zone – is available through the third and final year of a Department of Natural Resources pilot program announced in December 2017.
Michigan Advisory: Don't Eat Deer From Near Former Wurtsmith Air BaseOfficials are urging people not to eat deer from near a marsh that borders a former military base in Michigan's northern Lower Peninsula due to potential contamination.
Michigan's Deer Hunters Will Find Plentiful Herds When Season Starts TomorrowThe Hillsdale Daily News reported that a mild winter allowed deer to graze all winter long, which left a fat and happy, an plentiful, herd.
Judge Denies Group's Motion To Temporarily Stop Deer Cull A federal judge has ruled against an Ann Arbor citizens' group seeking to temporarily stop the city's plans to kill up to 100 deer in parks over the next two months.
Opponents Sue To Try To Stop Ann Arbor Deer Hunt In Parks The Ann Arbor City Council has temporarily lifted an ordinance that restricts firearms in parks.
Deer Hunt Improves In Lower Peninsula, Declines In UPThe DNR released early estimates Thursday from the firearm season,
Hunters In Upper Peninsula Bag Fewer Deer, More Mature BucksPreliminary deer check station data shows a drop of about 13.5 percent through the season that ended Monday.
Elderly Man Dies While Deer Hunting In Monroe CountyEmergency responders say 80-year-old James Smith was unresponsive when they arrived.
2 Hunters Shoot Selves On 1st Day Of Michigan's Firearms Deer SeasonAuthorities say two men have wounded themselves in separate accidental shootings.
Authorities: Man Wounds Self On 1st Day Of Firearm Deer HuntAuthorities say a 21-year-old man was wounded in an accidental shooting on the first day of Michigan's firearm deer season.
4th Case Of Chronic Wasting Disease Detected In Southern Michigan DeerThe DNR has designated a "core chronic wasting disease area" consisting of nine townships in Ingham, Clinton and Shiawassee counties.
Deer Hunt Planned At East Lansing Parks To Thin HerdCity officials estimate that there are between 15 and 30 deer in each park.
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."
Wildlife Policymakers To Vote On Hunting Restrictions In Upper PeninsulaCanceling the entire hunt has been discussed but wasn't a likely option.