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Two More Cases of Deadly Deer Disease Reported in Mo.

The Missouri Department of Conservation on Monday reported that a Macon County adult buck and an adult doe in Adair County tested positive for chronic wasting disease.

01/27/2015

BLACK HAWK, LA - MAY 18:  A deer looks on while standing on farmland next to floodwaters on May 18, 2011 in Black Hawk, Louisiana. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Missouri Bill to Switch Oversight of Deer Farms Returns

A Missouri lawmaker is again pushing legislation that would shift regulation of farm-raised deer to state agriculture officials.

01/06/2015

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Candlelight Vigil for Deer Planned in Town and Country

Elected officials are spending $46,000 to kill 100 deer on as little as two-acre parcels, according to a news release from organizers, which is down from 10-acre parcels in previous years.

01/06/2015

Jerry Kinnaman holds up the 10-point, seven-year-old albino buck he shot with a bow and arrow in Cape Girardeau County, Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2014.  (LAURA SIMON ~ lsimon@semissourian.com)

Albino Deer Killed in Southeast Missouri

Jerry Kinnaman bagged an elusive 10-point buck on a friend’s property in Cape Girardeau County, but he knows some people will be upset. The deer was a rare albino and something of a local celebrity after several sightings in recent years.

12/03/2014

AFP PHOTO/Karen BLEIER

November Deer Harvest Up from Last Year

Building on a strong opening weekend harvest, Missouri hunters went on to check a total of 167,205 deer during firearms deer season Nov. 15 through 25. The number exceeds last year’s harvest of 157,273.

11/26/2014

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Missouri Agency Scaling Back Captive Deer Proposal

Missouri conservation officials are scaling back their recommendations for new regulations of deer farms and hunting preserves that were aimed at controlling disease but had prompted cost concerns.

10/15/2014

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Highway Patrol: Deer-Vehicle Accidents Common in Fall

With October approaching, the Missouri State Highway Patrol is reminding motorists to watch out for deer.

09/26/2014

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Missouri Ranked 18th in Country for Most Deer Collisions

Next time you’re driving around dawn or dusk, consider your chances of hitting a deer on the road. State Farm Insurance ranks Missouri 18th in the country for most deer collisions.

09/17/2014

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Gov. Nixon Vetoes Change to Deer Oversight

The legislation would have shifted responsibility for regulating Missouri deer ranches to the Department of Agriculture instead of the Department of Conservation.

07/08/2014

AFP PHOTO/Karen BLEIER

Fewer Deer Hunting Permits

There may be fewer deer hunting permits available in your area this year.

02/18/2014

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