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DNR: Rifles OK'd for hunting statewide, unless local ordinances say otherwise

October youth hunt still restricted shotgun-only

11:29 AM, Oct. 2, 2013

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Three years after the idea was first proposed in a citizen resolution during voting at Wisconsin Conservation Congress spring meetings, rifles will be allowed statewide for firearm deer hunting as of Nov. 1, 2013 - unless a local municipality has enacted a more restrictive ordinance

"Hunters are strongly urged to check with the local officials to see if rifles will be allowed for the November nine-day gun-deer hunt," Scott Gunderson, assistant deputy secretary of the Department of Natural Resources, said of the law change which will not be in effect when the youth gun-deer hunt is held on ...

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