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.
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.
|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|
|Philadelphia - LP: C. Billingsley||0||FINAL|
|Atlanta - WP: S. Miller||9|
|Baltimore - LP: B. Norris||2||FINAL|
|NY Mets - WP: B. Colon||3|
|Tampa Bay - LP: D. Smyly||0||FINAL|
|Boston - WP: R. Porcello||2|
|Los Angeles - WP: Z. Greinke||8||FINAL|
|Milwaukee - LP: M. Garza||2|
|Cleveland - LP: D. Salazar||3||FINAL|
|Kansas City - WP: J. Vargas||5|
|Detroit - LP: S. Greene||2||FINAL|
|Chicago WSox - WP: J. Samardzija||5|
|Oakland - WP: J. Chavez||2||FINAL|
|Minnesota - LP: T. May||1|
|Texas - WP: W. Rodriguez||7||FINAL|
|Houston - LP: S. Feldman||1|
|Chicago Cubs - LP: E. Jackson||4||FINAL|
|St. Louis - WP: M. Harris||7|
|Seattle - LP: D. Leone||4||FINAL|
|LA Angels - WP: H. Street||5|
|San Diego - LP: A. Cashner||0||FINAL|
|San Francisco - WP: R. Vogelsong||6|
Poll: Should the lake where the albino muskie was caught remain a mystery?