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Hunter Could Get Jail Time
Over Alleged IDing Error
May 16, 2023 3:00 PM CDT
Hunter Could Get Jail Time Over Alleged IDing Error
Wyoming's Patrick Gogerty claims he mistook the protected grizzly for a black bear, shot it dead
- A Wyoming man is facing up to a year in jail after allegedly killing a protected grizzly bear near Yellowstone National Park. Patrick Gogerty of Cody claims he mistook the 530-pound male grizzly for a black bear, the largest of which generally weigh up to 700 pounds, per the AP...
Police K-9 Finds Missing
Nov 20, 2022 6:45 AM CST
Police K-9 Finds Missing 80-Year-Old Hunter
Michigan man had fallen into a river multiple times on a freezing day
- A police K-9 unit in Michigan rescued a missing 80-year-old hunter on a frigid day. State troopers in Lovells Township followed Loki as the dog tracked the hunter's scent and located him by the Au Sable River less than a mile from his home, reports the
in case you missed it
Mar 6, 2022 4:20 PM CST
Mont. Governor Killed Collared Mountain Lion Outside Yellowstone
Animal hunted by Gianforte, who has a license to do so, had been chased up tree by hounds first
- On Tuesday, Montana Gov. Greg Gianforte announced the 150th anniversary of Yellowstone National Park, praising its beauty and wonder. It's also the same day the governor showed up in a different headline, this one involving his killing of a mountain lion that wandered outside the protected areas of that...
Hunter Takes Shortcut,
Finds Body of Hunter
Who Vanished in 1968
in case you missed it
Sep 26, 2021 6:28 PM CDT
Hunter Takes Shortcut, Finds Body of Hunter Who Vanished in 1968
Raymond Jones had been hunting mountain goats in eastern Idaho
- After Raymond Jones disappeared while bowhunting for mountain goats in eastern Idaho 53 years ago, more than 70 people joined the search and his brothers hired a helicopter, but no trace of the 39-year-old was found—until last week. Authorities say another man bowhunting for mountain goats in Lemhi County...
Tennessee Duck Hunter: I
Saw This Man Kill My Friends
Jan 27, 2021 7:44 AM CST
Tennessee Duck Hunter: I Saw This Man Kill My Friends
'Armed, dangerous' David Vowell wanted for double murder
- A 70-year-old Tennessee man is believed to be on the run after allegedly killing two people and should be considered "armed and dangerous," authorities say . David Vowell of Martin faces two counts of first degree murder after two duck hunters were killed in Obion County on Monday morning,...
Killed by Pet Deer
Dec 30, 2020 4:04 PM CST
'Renowned Huntsman' Killed by Pet Deer
Gerard Withers was feeding the animal
- A hunter in Ireland died Tuesday after a pet deer he was feeding attacked him, the
reports. Gerard Withers, described as a "renowned huntsman," was gored and trampled by the stag at the Duhallow Hunt Kennels in Liscarroll, per the
, which notes that male...
Mauling Death Was
Sep 25, 2020 8:14 AM CDT
Park: Hunter's Mauling Death Was 'Surprise Attack'
Ohio man was field-dressing moose
- The man killed by a grizzly bear in America's biggest national park was attacked as he field-dressed a moose he had killed the night before, authorities say. The victim of the first known fatal bear attack in Alaska's Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve has been identified as...
Grizzly Kills Hunter in
Biggest US National Park
Sep 23, 2020 1:33 PM CDT
Grizzly Kills Hunter in Biggest US National Park
Alaska victim was on a 10-day moose hunt
- For the first time in the 40-year history of America's largest national park, a visitor has been killed by a bear. The National Park Service says a moose hunter was mauled and killed by a grizzly bear Sunday in the Chisana River area of Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and...
He Shot the Elk on Saturday.
It Killed Him the Next Day
IN CASE YOU MISSED IT
Sep 5, 2020 2:30 PM CDT
He Shot the Elk on Saturday. It Killed Him the Next Day
Mark David was bow hunting on private land near Tillamook
- An Oregon man managed to hit a bull elk while archery hunting last Saturday—and in a terrible twist, be killed by the animal the following day. The
reports Mark David, 66, was on private land near Tillamook when he shot the elk, but darkness set in before...
Before Miami's Super Bowl,
a Massive Snake Hunt
Jan 11, 2020 8:30 AM CST
Before Miami's Super Bowl, a Massive Snake Hunt
'Python Bowl' participants to hunt down invasive Burmese pythons for cash and prizes
- Miami's upcoming Super Bowl will mean death for dozens of invasive Burmese pythons in the Everglades—and wildlife officials say that's a good thing. The game's organizing committee is working with Florida to promote the Python Bowl, a 10-day contest that began Friday that will give out...
9-Year-Old Girl Who'd Just
Started Hunting Is Shot Dead
Jan 3, 2020 7:25 AM CST
9-Year-Old Girl Who'd Just Started Hunting Is Shot Dead
Lauren Drawdy, dad Kim Drawdy, accidentally killed by another hunter in South Carolina
- New Year's Day was the last day of deer hunting season in Colleton County, SC, which makes what happened there this week even more tragic. WCBD reports that a father and his 9-year-old daughter were accidentally shot and killed in Walterboro while hunting, just a few weeks after the...
Stuck Deer Gets Ironic Help
Oct 1, 2019 11:00 AM CDT
Stuck Deer Gets Ironic Help
A hunter gives her a leg up out of an empty pool in Germany
- With a little help from a hunter, firefighters have freed a deer that got stuck in an empty swimming pool in a German town, reports the AP . The fire service in Wetter an der Ruhr, in western Germany, said it was alerted to the animal's plight on Monday. Five...
Trophy Hunter Gets US Permit
to Import Body of Rare Rhino
Sep 7, 2019 5:30 AM CDT
Trophy Hunter Gets US Permit to Import Body of Rare Rhino
Michigan hunter gets dispensation in what Humane Society calls 'pay-to-slay scheme'
- The Trump administration says it will issue a permit to a Michigan trophy hunter to import the skin, skull, and horns from a rare black rhinoceros he shot in Africa. Documents show Chris D. Peyerk of Shelby Township, Mich., applied last year for the permit required by the Fish and...
Hunter in Dead Giraffe
Photo: It Was 'Delicious'
Jun 8, 2019 2:00 PM CDT
Hunter in Dead Giraffe Photo: It Was 'Delicious'
Tess Talley keeps hunting despite worldwide outcry
- A hunter whose photo of her and a dead giraffe sparked global outrage has a message for the world: She's "absolutely" still hunting, MSN reports. "It's a hobby, it's something that I love to do," Tess Talley said Friday on
CBS This Morning
His Dog Shot Him.
From the Court
Feb 21, 2019 12:34 PM CST
His Dog Shot Him. Now, Consequences From the Court
For him and his firearms license, not the dog
- A German court has ruled that a dog owner isn't fit to carry a firearms license after his dog shot him with a rifle. The Munich administrative court dismissed the man's appeal against an earlier decision by Bavarian authorities to withdraw his license to own a rifle, as...
Hunter Kills Bear Who
Survived Wildfire Burns
Dec 19, 2018 1:15 AM CST
Hunter Kills Bear Who Survived Wildfire Burns
Cinder was shot near her den in Washington state
- A sad end to the life of a famous bear: Cinder, a female bear whose story captured the nation's attention after she survived a 2014 wildfire with severe burns, has been shot to death near her den in Washington state, KOMO News reports. As a cub in 2014, she...
They Almost Drove Over the
One-Word Message: 'Help'
Nov 6, 2018 12:06 PM CST
They Almost Drove Over the One-Word Message: 'Help'
Idaho hunters help find Katie Ogle, 19
- "If we didn't come up here she could have been dead." Such is the realization of a 15-year-old boy who helped rescue a lost teen in Idaho over the weekend. Ryle Gordon and stepdad Chris Trumbich had traveled to Hayden for a hunting trip. Driving toward their...
US Woman Poses With Giraffe
She Killed, Ignites Rage
Jul 2, 2018 11:45 AM CDT
US Woman Poses With Giraffe She Killed, Ignites Rage
Kill happened during a sanctioned hunt in South Africa
- The latest trophy hunter to spark the internet's rage is a Kentucky woman who posed for a photo with the giraffe she killed on a trip to South Africa. The South Africa-based AfricLand Post website tweeted the pictures earlier this month along with the message, "White american savage...
Hunter Was Trying to
Take Out Geese.
One Took Him Out
Feb 3, 2018 7:05 AM CST
Hunter Was Trying to Take Out Geese. One Took Him Out
Robert Meilhammer knocked unconscious by falling goose
- "This is highly unusual," says a rep for Maryland Natural Resources Police, and that might be putting it lightly. The Maryland NRP has confirmed that a 51-year-old who was hunting geese with a larger group was rendered unconscious when a dead goose fell from the sky and hit...
Hunter Tracking Lion
Meets the 'Ugliest End'
Feb 1, 2018 8:50 AM CST
Hunter Tracking Lion Meets the 'Ugliest End'
Big game hunter's death under investigation in South Africa
- Pero Jelinic's love of big game hunting took him all over the world, but most recently to South Africa, where he hoped to bring down a lion. It was to be the "crown" of the Croatian's trophy hall, filled with "everything that could be hunted in...
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