Stories tagged with: bow hunting

November 9, 2010 - 6:44pm
3 years 42 weeks ago

Hunting is considered a popular recreational sport in the state of Ohio, but the number of deer bagged during the first six-weeks of the state's archery season is down 8% from last year's.

Ohio bow hunters have managed to kill close to 50,000 deer, with the highest counts coming from our area. Tuscarawas County leads the pack with more than 1,800, followed by Licking, Holmes, Coshocton, and Harrison counties. The archery season will continue through February 6th.

The total number...

October 21, 2009 - 5:20pm
4 years 45 weeks ago

 A new ordinance in the city of Newark is proposing to allow bow hunting of deer with in the city limits.

Don Ellington, a Fifth Ward Councilman, says Newark has a serious deer problem and efforts through non-lethal means have not worked. The new ordinance would be similar to Granville's urban deer hunting program and require hunters to obtain an additional license.


Hunting would not take place near bike paths, homes, streets or schools, and only bow hunting would be...

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