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Having a wild encounter with baby raccoons

July 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

BRAINERD, Minn. — Mike Petersen is no stranger to wildlife encounters.
His home is on the Mississippi River near the French Rapids in Brainerd. However, last week something happened that he had never seen before.
Around dinner time Petersen walke…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Game and fish bill has foxes, raccoons and ‘big bucks’

March 27, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL — Hunters would not be able to use thermal imaging equipment to find their deer and people wouldn’t be able to take foxes from their dens during the warm-weather months under a bill in a Minnesota House game and fish bill.

“It’s a…continue reading on dglobe.com

Game and fish bill has foxes, raccoons and ‘big bucks’

March 27, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL — Hunters would not be able to use thermal imaging equipment to find their deer and people wouldn’t be able to take foxes from their dens during the warm-weather months under a bill in a Minnesota House game and fish bill.

“It’s a…continue reading on dglobe.com

Sick raccoons reported in Worthington

June 18, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON Authorities received a report Friday of a raccoon trying to get into Walmart shortly before 7 a.m. It eventually wandered off toward the fairground and was not located, according to Director of Public Safety Mike Cumiskey. Continue Reading

Rabies on the rise in Bowman

January 13, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

Bowman residents have been asked by the North Dakota Department of Health to take precautions against rabies, after it found three animals near the town that tested positive for the disease.
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