Posts With Keyword ‘hunting’

Squirrel, Rabbit Seasons Open Last Day of August

Posted: Tuesday, August 20th, 2013 at 6:21 am

A few small game hunting seasons start at the end of the month.

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December Snowfall Hurting Pheasant Season

Posted: Wednesday, January 9th, 2013 at 6:23 am

As we near the end of the season, hunters might be having a hard time tracking down pheasants.

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Combined Hunting Fishing License Now Available

Posted: Saturday, January 5th, 2013 at 6:23 am

A special license is now available for those who enjoy both hunting and fishing.

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Poaching Prevalent in Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, December 18th, 2012 at 6:24 am

Reports of headless deer in southeast Iowa are on the increase this year.

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DNR Official Offers Hunting Safety Tips

Posted: Monday, December 10th, 2012 at 6:24 am

We’re in the midst of the second shotgun deer season and as hunters are heading out into the woods they’re reminded to keep it safe.

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Hunting Seasons in Full Swing

Posted: Friday, November 23rd, 2012 at 6:23 am

There’s no shortage of hunting seasons in southeast Iowa as we near the end of November.

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Henry County Man Dies after Hunting Accident

Posted: Monday, November 5th, 2012 at 6:51 am

A weekend hunting accident in southeast Iowa has resulted in a death.

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Lead Shot Ban Struck Down by Senate Committee

Posted: Thursday, January 26th, 2012 at 6:22 am

As previously reported, state lawmakers have been looking at a ban on the use of lead shot in mourning dove hunting.

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Lead Shot Ban Rejected by Senate Committee

Posted: Saturday, January 21st, 2012 at 6:25 am

The Senate Natural Resources and Environment committee has rejected a proposed ban on the use of lead shot for mourning dove hunting.

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Lead Shot Ban to be Discussed by Lawmakers

Posted: Wednesday, January 18th, 2012 at 6:22 am

Lawmakers will be looking at the issue of lead shot use again this legislative session. The shot was banned last August because of concerns that the shot poisoned eagles and other wildlife.

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Deer Hit by Disease in Neighboring States

Posted: Tuesday, January 10th, 2012 at 6:24 am

With another Deer Season starting on the 11th and already low numbers of deer in the area, hunter may have another worry to think about.

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Lower Deer Harvest Numbers

Posted: Monday, January 9th, 2012 at 6:22 am

There were less deer for hunters this deer hunting season. Wes Gould, the Game Warden for Keokuk and Washington County, says hunters have reported seeing less deer than previous seasons. He says there are a number of reasons for the lower numbers.

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Hunting Licenses Available

Posted: Sunday, January 1st, 2012 at 6:22 am

Hunting and Fishing Licenses from the DNR are now on sale for 2012 for both residents and non-residents.

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Lower Deer Numbers for Hunting Seasons

Posted: Friday, December 30th, 2011 at 6:27 am

There were less deer for hunters this deer hunting season. Wes Gould, the Game Warden for Keokuk and Washington County, says hunters have reported seeing less deer than previous seasons.

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Hunting and Fishing Licenses Available

Posted: Thursday, December 29th, 2011 at 6:23 am

Hunting and Fishing Licenses from the DNR are now on sale for 2012. Only resident licenses are available now, non-resident licenses will be available January first.

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Mountain Lions in Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, December 28th, 2011 at 6:24 am

Officials shot a mountain lion in Western Iowa last week. Mountain Lions are no longer common in Iowa, although they were before Iowa was heavily settled.

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Pheasant Hunting Opening Weekend Check-In

Posted: Thursday, November 3rd, 2011 at 6:22 am

Pheasant hunting started last Saturday, but with the number of pheasants down in Iowa, the season looks less promising.

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Hunting Party

Posted: Saturday, December 5th, 2009 at 9:40 am

WANTED
-looking for 6 – 8 men or women who would like to hunt with our group for the 2nd shotgun season. We will be hunting a 6 mile radius of Brighton. Both in Washington County and in Jefferson County. We would meet the Thursday before season open to introduce everyone. If interested call 319-694-3074 if no answer please leave a message or call 319-461-1657