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Deer season is at the halfway point: Have you scored yet? Turn the pages to learn everything you need to know to tag out this season.

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December 01 at 7:00 am
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Home Stand — How to employ Midwest deer-hunting tactics in Louisiana

Chad Wall feels like hunters within a 100-mile radius of his home in Springfield are some of the best in the country.

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December 01 at 7:00 am
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Enjoying a dying hunting tradition

It’s been years since I have been a member of a hunting club. I just don’t hunt enough anymore (I’m sad to say) to justify the expense, and over the years I have found other things (aka “kids”) that required money.

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December 01 at 7:00 am
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Haughton policeman shoots 16-point monster on Barksdale Air Force Base

The U.S. Air Force’s motto might be ‘Aim High,’ but Steven Kennon aimed mid-body and squeezed the trigger, just behind the huge buck’s shoulder.

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November 26 at 11:51 am
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Loreauville hunter takes down nice Red River Parish 8-point

Irvin Stevens’ alarm clock didn’t wake him up on Friday morning, Nov. 14, but luckily he heard the rumble of trucks from some other hunters at his campsite as they headed off to their stands.

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November 25 at 3:55 pm
5675 Views

Anacoco hunter drills big Vernon Parish 14-pointer

When she and her husband overslept earlier this month, Megan Asch was tempted to just cancel their planned hunt that morning and go back to sleep.

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November 24 at 9:50 pm
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Illegal night hunting

One dark Friday night in early November 1977, under the direction of an older, more-experienced wildlife enforcement officer, I parked the Bronco overlooking a large area of recently harvested soybean fields.

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November 24 at 9:00 am
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Doe alerts Ruston hunter to presence of big 12-point

Fen Collinsworth has a doe to thank for alerting him to the approach of a big buck coming through the woods on family property in Union Parish near Bernice on Saturday morning. 

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November 23 at 7:45 pm
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Tracking the rut phases

As this month’s title implies, we’re going to spend a few minutes tracking and dissecting the progression and timing of the rut so we can anticipate where to place our trail cameras and stands for best affect this season.

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November 21 at 3:30 pm
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Jones man arrested for alleged deer violations and drug possession charges, LDWF says

A 23-year-old Jones man faces both deer hunting and narcotics charges after he was arrested Monday when agents with the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries visited his home during a deer investigation and allegedly discovered a substantial amount of marijuana.

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November 21 at 3:01 pm
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Jena hunter takes down LaSalle Parish 10-pointer

Luck finally ran out on a wily LaSalle Parish 10-point called ‘Lucky Charm,’ but the deer still managed to live up to his nickname - even when he died.

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November 20 at 8:30 pm
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Perfect solution for time-released scent bombs

Deer hunters have been trying to figure out for years how to best present their liquid buck lure at the right time and place to do the most good.

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November 20 at 7:30 am
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Monterey man sentenced for illegal night hunting, LDWF says

A Monterey man was sentenced by Judge Kathy Johnson on Friday in the 7th Judicial District Court in Concordia Parish for multiple night-hunting violations.

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November 20 at 5:54 am
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Bossier City hunter puts the sneak on 170-class buck

Dustin Digilormo has a theory when it comes to waylaying big bucks: If they won’t come to you, then go to them.

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November 18 at 4:00 pm
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The legend of 'Halloween Hogzilla'

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On the final morning of October, I sat in my climber overlooking a water puddle commonly used by hogs on R.K. Yancey WMA with my new pig-busting 100-pound longbow. 

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November 18 at 10:00 am
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7 things you should have in your deer pack

Veteran hunters who venture into the woods during deer season typically have a standard list of gear they rely on, especially when hunting from an elevated stand or climbing tree stand.

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November 18 at 5:30 am
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