Whitmer Vetoes Bill That Would Have Ended Deer Baiting BanAs promised, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer vetoed legislation Thursday that would have ended Michigan's ban on using bait to hunt deer or elk, saying the restriction is needed to curb the spread of animal diseases such as chronic wasting disease.
Legislature Sends Whitmer Bill To Lift Ban On Deer BaitingMichigan’s Republican-led Legislature has given final approval to a bill that would lift a state ban on using bait to hunt deer, but it faces a veto from Democratic Gov. Gretchen Whitmer.
Police: A Man Shot His Brother After Mistaking Him For A DeerA man accidentally shot his brother while they were deer hunting in Michigan Saturday.
Hunters Prepare To Hit The Woods For Firearms Deer SeasonThousands of hunters will trek into Michigan woods and fields Friday as firearms deer season opens.
Michigan Fights CWD With Research, Education And CollaborationWhen chronic wasting disease was first discovered in wild deer in Ingham County in 2015, the Michigan Department of Natural Resources and its many partners took action to better understand the neurological disease that is always fatal to deer, moose and elk infected with it.
Deer Movement Studies Provide Insight Into CWD Spread, ManagementSince wildlife researchers first detected chronic wasting disease in Colorado in the 1960s, it has emerged as a growing concern for the nation’s wildlife agencies and hunters.
DNR Reports CWD-Positive Deer In Hamilton Township, Gratiot CountyA 2-year-old, hunter-harvested doe from Hamilton Township, in Gratiot County, Michigan, recently tested positive for chronic wasting disease – the second confirmed CWD-positive wild deer from that county.
Oakland County Sheriff's Office Reminds Citizens 'Do Not Veer For Deer'The Oakland County Sheriff's Office is reminding citizens "Do Not Veer For Deer."
Macomb County Dispatcher Dies After Deer Hit By Other Car Crashes Into WindshieldA Macomb County dispatcher has died after a crash involving a deer Tuesday morning.
Here's Michigan's 2019 Consumption Guidelines For Deer Hunting SeasonMichigan state officials are testing deer to determine that an area of concern is safe to eat from since bow-hunting deer season is underway.
CDC: Humans Can Get Tuberculosis From DeerThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has found another unusual way animals can get humans sick. Luckily, this one doesn't involve kisses from your pet.
Deer Leans Into Michigan Wedding Photo, Eats BouquetA Michigan photographer captured something special during a couple's wedding photos making their day all the more memorable.
Michigan Panel Considering Rules to Prevent Disease Spread Among DeerState wildlife policymakers are considering new regulations intended to stop the spread of deadly chronic wasting disease among Michigan's deer.
Deer Crashes Through Multiple Windows In Medical OfficeA medical assistant was preparing to give a 61-year-old woman a flu shot when the deer came crashing through a window.
Applications For Antlerless Deer Hunting Licenses On SaleThe Michigan Department of Natural Resources says the application period begins Saturday and continues through Aug. 15.