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Chronic wasting disease

November 19, 2017
Outdoor Notes for Nov. 19
November 19, 2017 - 9:30am
November 10, 2017
A DNR employee removes lymph nodes from a white-tailed deer at a registration station to test for chronic wasting disease. DNR photo.
Captive deer herd shows no additional CWD-infected animals
November 10, 2017 - 5:00am
November 4, 2017
The discovery of deer infected with CWD that were raised in captivity on farms in Crow Wing and Meeker counties means that wild deer harvested from permit areas surrounding those farms will be tested for CWD this fall during the first two days of the firearms deer season. MnDNR website screen grab - http://www.dnr.state.mn.us/cwd/index.htmlplay button
DNR on the hunt for CWD evidence this weekend
November 4, 2017 - 7:00am
October 27, 2017
DEER SEASON NOTEBOOK: CWD testing a focus in parts of Minnesota
October 27, 2017 - 8:06pm
October 18, 2017
The largest chronic wasting disease outbreak Minnesota has seen is affecting white-tailed deer in southeast Minnesota. (Dennis Anderson/Minneapolis Star Tribune/TNS)
Minnesota to collar more than 100 wild deer with tracking devices to fine-tune its fight against CWD
October 18, 2017 - 4:00pm
August 6, 2017
Deer hunters will find additional opportunities this fall
August 6, 2017 - 8:30am
May 19, 2017
Four of the 14 white-tailed deer euthanized at a Meeker County farm have tested positive for Chronic Wasting Disease, the Minnesota Board of Animal Health reported. Forum News Service file photo
Four more Minnesota game farm deer test positive for chronic wasting disease
May 19, 2017 - 6:10pm
May 18, 2017
4 more farmed white-tailed deer with CWD
May 18, 2017 - 5:00am
January 23, 2017
Chronic wasting disease investigation traces exposure to Meeker County
January 23, 2017 - 10:32pm
January 3, 2017
Chronic Wasting Disease has been identified in a farmed deer herd near Merrifield, the Minnesota Board of Animal Health reported Friday. The herd of 33 mule deer and 100 white-tailed deer is registered with the Board of Animal Health. Two, 2-year-old female deer were slaughtered on the farm and both tested positive for CWD. The deer showed no clinical signs of illness. BrainerdDispatch.com Illustration
CWD found in two farm-raised deer near Merrifield
January 3, 2017 - 12:27pm
December 28, 2016
Third deer found infected with chronic wasting disease
December 28, 2016 - 2:18pm
November 25, 2016
A DNR employee removes lymph nodes from a white-tailed deer at a registration station to test for chronic wasting disease. DNR photo.
Tests confirm 2 CWD-positive deer near Lanesboro
November 25, 2016 - 9:41pm
November 22, 2016
One deer has been confirmed as CWD-positive. Confirmation of the second is expected later this week. The deer, both male, were killed near Lanesboro in Fillmore County during the first firearms deer season. The two deer were harvested approximately 1 mile apart. These are the only deer to test positive from 2,493 samples collected Nov. 5-13. Mn DNR Map Graphic
Mn DNR initiates disease response plan after tests confirm 2 CWD-positive deer
November 22, 2016 - 10:34am