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Gobbler chasing

Louisiana’s spring gobbler season began on March 25 in all three areas, and the youth and physically challenged hunt weekend was March 18-19.

Hunting in Area A will extend to April 23. Area B will wrap up on April 16 and Area C on April 9.

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March 24 at 9:00 am
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Get the best sight picture

The deer hunter flips up the collar of his fleece jacket to better protect his neck from the chilly, late-afternoon breeze, remaining alert, hoping that an unsuspecting doe will meander by before dark. Success would be two-pronged, as he needs venison for his freezer, and his camp needs a few more does harvested to reach the year’s quota.

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March 22 at 9:00 am
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Summerfield man arrested for alleged hunting violations in Claiborne Parish

A 24-year-old Summerfield man was arrested Monday after agents with the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries allegedly found him trying to call in turkeys while armed with a 12-gauge shotgun five days before the season opens.

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March 20 at 4:38 pm
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5 calls for turkey hunters

Charles Hudson carries so many calls in vest that he “can barely walk around.”

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March 20 at 6:00 am
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7 steps to display beards from gobblers

Years ago, my dad took me on a trip to look for hunting land in the mountains of West Virginia, and on one piece of property, the landowner pulled out an old cigar box to convince us how good the hunting was on the property.

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March 16 at 6:00 am
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Musking is important

Raccoon is a mystery meat to most game cooks. Much of it has to do with the mumbo jumbo associated with removing the musk glands from the animal.

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March 15 at 8:00 am
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How to cook raccoon

George Ricks has many talents, but he said coon cooking is not at the top of the list.

For that, he turned to friend Al Travis, who he met in college when they both majored in biology.

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March 15 at 8:00 am
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The coon dog man

The people in the little hamlet of Tangipahoa call George Ricks “The Dog Man.” Everywhere he goes, Claire Bell, his retired-from-hunting treeing walker hound, rides with him. 

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March 15 at 8:00 am
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