Stories tagged with: Deer Hunting

December 1, 2014 - 4:59pm
12 weeks 3 days ago

Today marks the first day of gun season for deer hunting. The season in Ohio runs until December 7. Hunters must have their hunting license and deer tags before they can go hunting and both are available for purchase at the Dillon falls store, your local Walmart or any license sales agent. Dillon falls store owner, Kathy McCann says, the first day of gun season is exciting, yet busy. "First day of gun usually is pretty hectic, when I opened up this morning, first thing I had,...

November 28, 2014 - 5:20pm
12 weeks 6 days ago

This Monday, December 1st, marks the beginning of gun hunting season.

Hundreds of local hunters will take to the woods in pursuit of their perfect deer. This year Kathy McCann, owner of the Dillon Falls Store, informed us of some rule changes that you should make note of.

"Two main changes are the ammunitions, the types of guns they can use this year. They added straight wall cartridges and for a list of those you can go to wildohio.gov and see what weapons are involved...

January 10, 2014 - 9:27am
1 year 6 weeks 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 - 4:56pm
1 year 12 weeks 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.

Wilson...

January 7, 2013 - 3:23pm
2 years 7 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 - 1:52pm
2 years 11 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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