The hunt is here
On Saturday, thousands of hunters will head into field and wood in hopes filling out their tags for the firearms deer hunting season opener.
And DNR officials are expecting a good year across the state.
Gary Drotts, DNR wildlife manager for Crow Wing, Aitkin and the southern two-thirds of Cass County, said he expects harvest numbers in his area to match 2011, when 14,513 deer were taken.
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