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USDA Sharpshooters Kill 156 Deer In Md. Park

The National Park Service says government sharpshooters killed 156 white-tailed deer in the fifth year of a herd-reduction program at Catoctin Mountain Park near Thurmont.

04/04/2014

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Sunday Hunting Bills Pass Md. House, Senate

Identical bills to greatly expand Sunday hunting opportunities in western Maryland have passed both houses of the General Assembly.

03/18/2014

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School Closed For The Day After Deer Being Chased By Dogs Break In

A school in Anne Arundel County was closed Monday after deer cause damage inside the school.

03/10/2014

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Test Confirms 2nd Md. Deer With Wasting Disease

The Department of Natural Resources says a second deer harvested in western Maryland has tested positive for chronic wasting disease.

03/06/2014

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Md. Deer Hunt Tally Up 10 Percent From Last Year

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources says hunters killed 10 percent more deer in 2013-14 than they did last season.

02/13/2014

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Bigger Bag Limits For Deer Helping Md. Farmers

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources says bigger bag limits for deer hunters in most of the state are helping reduce crop damage.

02/07/2014

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Deputy Hurt After Cruiser Hits Deer, Overturns

The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office says a deputy was injured after his patrol vehicle hit a deer, overturned and landed in a ditch filled with water.

01/02/2014

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Cheetahs Kill White-Tailed Deer At National Zoo

Two cheetahs at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo have met with some unexpected prey. The result was predictable.

12/27/2013

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Md. Muzzleloader Deer Season Reopens For 2 Weeks

Maryland deer hunters who use muzzle-loading firearms have another two weeks to fill their tags.

12/21/2013

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Deer Tally From Md. Firearm Season Up 2 Percent

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources says hunters killed 2 percent more deer than last year during the two-week firearm season that ended Saturday.

12/19/2013

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Frederick Official Seeks Change In Hunting Regulations

A Frederick County commissioner is seeking to repeal a prohibition on rifle hunting for deer in the southern part of the county.

12/09/2013

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Sharpshooters Target Catoctin Mountain Park Deer

National Park Service sharpshooters are taking aim at white-tailed deer in Catoctin Mountain Park near Thurmont.

11/18/2013

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