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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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Fewer Deer Hunting Permits

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


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DNR: Illinois Deer Harvest Down Sharply from Last Year

The Illinois Department of Natural Resources says hunters harvested roughly 74,000 deer during this year’s firearm season.



Town & Country Renews Contract to Lower Deer Count

Last year, the city approved $58,000 for White Buffalo Inc. to kill 125 deer but will be spending less this year, $40,000.


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Firearm Deer Hunting Season Begins in Illinois

The annual firearm deer hunting season starts Friday and runs through Sunday. Then it picks up again for another four days between Dec. 5 and Dec. 8.


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Deer Causes Head-On, Fatal Crash in Pacific

Swerving to avoid hitting a deer, a driver instead caused a crash that left one person dead and another seriously injured.


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EHD Outbreak Continues to Sicken Deer for Second Straight Year

The illness, spread by the bite of a certain kind of gnat, has claimed more than 400 deer in Illinois this year, more than 2,000 last year.




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