deer hunting http://wxpr.org en Stepp Says Deer Hunt Is Like 'Christmas' For DNR http://wxpr.org/post/stepp-says-deer-hunt-christmas-dnr <p>On the eve of the 2013 Wisconsin gun deer hunt, WXPR's Ken Krall talked with DNR Secretary Cathy Stepp, a new deer hunter herself, about the upcoming hunt.</p><p>Stepp says they are working to have a app ready for smartphones that relates to the hunt. More information is on the DNR website.</p> Thu, 21 Nov 2013 22:42:43 +0000 Ken Krall 11018 at http://wxpr.org Stepp Says Deer Hunt Is Like 'Christmas' For DNR Sixty Years Ago, A Bloody Gun-Deer Season http://wxpr.org/post/sixty-years-ago-bloody-gun-deer-season <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Wisconsin’s gun deer season is approaching. &nbsp;It’s a time when many hunters across the state look forward to getting away from the pressures of work, spending time in the woods. &nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">But as </span>WXPR’s<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Bob </span>Willging<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> relates in today’s History Afield essay, the 1942 murder of a conservation warden in Florence County had deer hunters in northeast Wisconsin anything but relaxed.</span></p> Thu, 21 Nov 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Bob Willging 10963 at http://wxpr.org Sixty Years Ago, A Bloody Gun-Deer Season DNR Leader Says Agency Wants More Public Input http://wxpr.org/post/dnr-leader-says-agency-wants-more-public-input <p><font face="Times New Roman">&nbsp;&nbsp;Saying he's the eyes and ears in this region for the state DNR Secretary, the Northern Region Director held office hours in Tomahawk. He says they will be doing more of this type of interaction with the public.</font></p><p><font face="Times New Roman"> </font></p><p><font face="Times New Roman">John Gozdzialski met with the public at Tomahawk city hall. He says city of Tomahawk officials talked about what they needed in upcoming projects, but also heard from other members of the public...</font></p> Wed, 20 Nov 2013 22:10:58 +0000 Ken Krall 10962 at http://wxpr.org DNR Leader Says Agency Wants More Public Input Online Deer Chat Today http://wxpr.org/post/online-deer-chat-today <p>The DNR is gathering public input on proposed changes to deer management. &nbsp;</p><p>It&rsquo;s holding an online chat today &nbsp;at noon on implementing the Deer Trustee Report. &nbsp;Spokesperson Jennifer Pelej says this is the next step in the process of collecting feedback that began in March.&nbsp;</p><blockquote><p>&ldquo;And we want to continue to keep the doors open with the public.&nbsp; So this is just a tool for us to connect with people who might have questions about the process or the rules package.&rdquo;</p> Mon, 14 Oct 2013 09:00:00 +0000 Natalie Jablonski 9195 at http://wxpr.org Online Deer Chat Today Vilas, Oneida County Get Too Many Antlerless Deer Tags http://wxpr.org/post/vilas-oneida-county-get-too-many-antlerless-deer-tags <P>The DNR is asking hunters in two deer units in Vilas and Oneida counties to return some doe tags after they accidentally sold too many. Thu, 05 Sep 2013 15:14:50 +0000 Ken Krall 7529 at http://wxpr.org Vilas, Oneida County Get Too Many Antlerless Deer Tags