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Minnesota Board of Animal Health

October 17, 2018
EHD, or Epizootic Hemorrhagic Disease, has been confirmed in six captive deer in southeast Minnesota. EHD affects members of the deer family, and whitetails are highly susceptible. File photo / Minnesota DNR
Known deer disease EHD discovered in southeast Minnesota
October 17, 2018 - 2:06pm
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 - button
DNR on the hunt for CWD evidence this weekend
November 4, 2017 - 7:00am
September 23, 2017
Lou Cornicelli, Minnesota Department of Natural Resources wildlife manager, speaks to the Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership Western Media Summit in August in Minneapolis. Cornicelli's presentation slide mentions the online harassment he's received in response to his efforts to prevent the spread of chronic wasting disease in Minnesota deer. Zach Kayser/Brainerd Dispatch
Is the deer duel in St. Paul over? Chronic wasting disease unites DNR, Board of Animal Health
September 23, 2017 - 6:00am
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
March 1, 2017
A DNR employee removes lymph nodes from a white-tailed deer at a registration station to test for chronic wasting disease. DNR photo.
No chronic wasting disease in latest test results: Herds in Brainerd and Mountain Iron released from quarantine
March 1, 2017 - 10:10pm
January 23, 2017
Chronic wasting disease investigation traces exposure to Meeker County
January 23, 2017 - 10:32pm
November 2, 2016
Hundreds of pig carcasses sent to rendering plant after accidental death
November 2, 2016 - 4:44pm
July 10, 2015
Avian flu farms begin to restock
July 10, 2015 - 10:34am