Stories tagged with: Deer Hunting

January 10, 2014 - 10:27am
31 weeks 4 days ago

Officials say hunters in Ohio bagged nearly 16,500 white-tailed deer during the four-day muzzleloader season, part of which occurred at the state logged its coldest temperatures in about 20 years.  The Ohio Department of Natural Resources says some hunters apparently were undeterred by the extreme could as they checked more than 3,800 deer on Monday and Tuesday. Guernsey County had the higher number of deer bagged between Saturday and Tuesday with 652.  Coshocton County recorded...

December 2, 2013 - 5:56pm
37 weeks 1 day ago

The woods of Muskingum County and the rest of Ohio were filled with hunters on Monday. It was the first day of deer gun season.

Approximately 90,000 deer are expected to be killed during deer season in Ohio this year and Muskingum County is getting in on the action.

"It's the best deer hunting in the world I mean you cant beat it, I mean small town great people awesome deer hunting biggest bucks in the world around here, " said Hunter, Deric Wilson.


January 7, 2013 - 4:23pm
1 year 32 weeks ago

Hunters have one more day to use a muzzleloader to hunt for deer.

This is the second set of dates for muzzleloaders this season, the first being in the middle of October for five days. This is the last non archery deer hunting date till next fall. According to Kathy McCann, of Dillon Falls Store, this last season has its pros and cons.

"One thing I have noticed is a lot of people, that have come in for muzzleloader, went out for gun season are saying they are seeing more...

December 10, 2012 - 2:52pm
1 year 36 weeks ago

This weekend hunters will get another chance to bag a deer that may have eluded them during the week long gun season.

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources has allowed this extra weekend of hunting since 2006, in response to a request for extended weekend hunting hours. Kathy McCann from the Dillon Falls Store said a big factor in whether or not the hunters will do well is the weather, but this season's been rough.

"They just didn't see the deer until they were either...

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