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Craig Warner (left) manned a bow and Chad Stenglein a video camera Saturday morn

DEER HUNTING OPENER: For pair, hunt about shooting bows, video


Craig Warner and Chad Stenglein weren’t the typical hunters during Saturday’s Minnesota firearms deer hunting opener.

And it wasn’t because they weren’t hunting with firearms.

The Brainerd residents are among a fairly small number of archery deer hunters in the field during the firearms deer hunting season. Still, in the last two years, these haven’t been their typical hunts, either.

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Sarah Nelson
Sarah Nelson joined the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2010 and works as a online reporter, content editor and staff writer. She is a world traveler, accused idealist and California native now braving the winters of Central Minnesota. She believes in the power of human resolve and hopes to be part of something that makes history by bringing an end to injustice in the world. Sarah has worked as a criminal background researcher, high school civics teacher, grant writer, and contributing writer with — tackling every issue from global poverty to bio-degradable bicycles. Her favorite thing about living in Minnesota is July. Sarah left the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2014.
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