youth hunt

DNR: 5,700 Hunters Bag Deer During Youth Season

The hunt for ages 10 to 17 has been expanded to 28 deer permit areas.

ST. PAUL, Minn.–The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources says there was a strong response to the first statewide season for young deer hunters. The DNR says more than 5,700 youth hunters bagged a deer during the season which ran from Oct. 17 to Oct. 20. That’s an increase of 77 percent from last year’s youth hunt which was limited to…