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Hunting and Fishing

Family tradition

Thursday, December 6th, 2007

Walsh familyThere will be venison on the table for the Walsh family this winter. The party of eight bagged two deer near Henderson during the opening weekend of the firearms season. Bill Walsh, far left, was again the top hunter in the group as he shot a six point buck. Other hunters in the party included: Matt Franke, Tanner Walsh, Randy Walsh, Brad Walsh, Doug Walsh, Roger Franke and Mike Walsh.

Wisconsin Buck!

Thursday, November 29th, 2007

Jeff Messner shot this trophy buckGaylord native Jeff Messner shot this trophy buck two weeks ago near Alma, Wisconsin. The 10-pointer had a 17-inch spread and dressed out at 170-pounds.

Deer, thought to be dead, bounds away from hunter

Thursday, November 8th, 2007

The one that got away. This phrase is usually associated with fishing but it proves fitting for a deer hunting story that will be told by Sibley East senior Brett Pioske for years to come. Continue reading »

Rainy River lunker!

Thursday, June 28th, 2007

Rainy River lunker!

Eric Parrott of Gaylord caught and released this 54” sturgeon. Parrott hooked the trophy fish in April on the Rainy River.

–Submitted photo

FISH TALES?

Thursday, May 17th, 2007

Going fishing this weekend? The Hub’s show and tell column, which features the success of area anglers and hunters, is in need of photos. Continue reading »

Bow and arrow bucks!

Monday, January 15th, 2007

Uecker deer

Brothers Cory (left) and Lucas Uecker arrowed these dandy bucks during a November hunt in South Dakota.


Still in full velvet!

Thursday, December 14th, 2006

Wuetherich deer

This eight-point buck, shot by Kerry Wuetherich of rural New Auburn, still had velvet on its antlers. Wuetherich shot the buck near Rochester. A hormonal defect is believed to be the reason the animal still has the velvet. Deer usually lose their velvet during the summer months.


Corn for Wildlife

Thursday, November 30th, 2006

Gaylord GPL Corn Crib

The Pheasants Forever (Sibley County chapter) and the Gaylord Game Protective League organizations are again providing corn for people interested in feeding wildlife this winter. The corn bin will be open for the public on the first and third Saturdays (9 a.m. to 1 p.m.) of each month beginning in December.


Young hunters from area bag first deer

Friday, November 17th, 2006

It was an exciting deer hunt for three young hunters from the Gaylord area who bagged their first deer during the recent firearms season. Continue reading »

Monster Buck!

Friday, November 17th, 2006

Zimmerman deer

It was the deer hunt of a lifetime for Gaylord native Todd Zimmerman. He shot this 10-point buck on November 5th near Winnebago, MN. Field dressed, the trophy deer weighed more than 200-pounds.
–Submitted photo