Deer opener: The view from around the state: mixed

  • Updated: November 4, 2007 - 8:49 AM


According to Christopherson's Bait and Tackle, the first day of registrations in Douglas County is typically slow. By midafternoon about 20 deer had been registered.


By midafternoon registrations were running a little higher than last year, according to Weidell Hardware, which is 10 miles east of Brainerd on Hwy. 18. Among the 40 registrations was a 14-point buck.

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The turnout in Sherburne County was similar to last year, according to Briggs Lake General Store. As of midafternoon 18 deer had been registered, including a 10-pointer.


License sales on Thursday and Friday at Outdoor Advantage were an estimated 15 percent higher than last year, and by midafternoon Saturday 25 deer had been registered, including a 10-point buck and a couple of 200-pound does.


By late afternoon, the Country Store had only a few registrations but expected registrations to pick up after sunset. The turnout was about the same as last year.


A 10-point buck and two 8-point bucks were the biggest among the 14 deer registered during the afternoon at South Side Sinclair. The turnout was similar to last year's.

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Cincinnati - WP: M. Lorenzen 7 FINAL
Pittsburgh - LP: J. Locke 1
Miami - WP: M. Latos 2 FINAL
Washington - LP: S. Strasburg 1
NY Yankees - WP: M. Pineda 6 FINAL
Toronto - LP: M. Estrada 3
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Chicago Cubs - LP: E. Jackson 4 FINAL
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