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Opening-Weekend Deer Harvest Blown Away

JEFFERSON CITY – Hunters checked 61,446 deer during the opening weekend of the November Portion of Firearms Deer Season, in spite of awful weather conditions. The Missouri Department of Conservation says the slow start doesn’t diminish prospects for a normal ...

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Youngsters Check 18,676 Deer During Early Hunt

Expert attributes the strong harvest to favorable weather and growing awareness of the youth portions of firearms deer season. JEFFERSON CITY-Fair weather helped participants in the Early Youth Portion of Missouri’s Firearms Deer Season post the second-largest harvest on record. ...

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Former U.S. Rep. Ike Skelton Dies

By Jordan Shapiro Missouri School of Journalism Longtime Missouri Congressman Ike Skelton died on Oct. 28 in Virginia. He was 81. Skelton represented parts of central and western Missouri in the U.S. House for more than 30 years. Skelton, a ...

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