You are browsing the archive for whitetail deer.

Prosecutor: Shooting of pugilistic deer ‘justifiable’

August 29, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Mark Christianson, the Fertile area farmer who trailed by points in a boxing match with a whitetail deer until he shot the buck, won’t be charged for shooting a deer out of season. Continue Reading

Northern Plains hit hard by deer-killing disease

January 9, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

EHD can kill infected animals in just a few daysWhitetail deer populations in parts of eastern Montana and elsewhere in the Northern Plains could take years to recover from a devastating disease that killed thousands of the animals in recent months, wildlife officials and hunting outfitters said. Continue Reading

Officials search for poachers who killed deer, removed antlers near Killdeer

November 10, 2011 in The Dickinson Press

Wildlife officials are looking for the person or persons responsible for killing several deer and leaving them to rot northwest of Killdeer, according to the North Dakota Game and Fish Department.
Continue Reading