DNR orders hit on 2 fawns with pink, orange collars; Forest Lake, Minn., residents outraged

January 17, 2012 at 2:16 am in Grand Forks Herald

A couple had been feeding the deer, which they collared. The DNR, thinking the deer were escapees from a private game farm and could introduce disease among wild deer, ordered a hit on them. “To have somebody put a collar on a wild deer, two of them in fact, I’ve never heard of it,” said Capt. Greg Salo of the DNR’s enforcement division. Continue Reading