Hunters rack up the deer


Hunters bagged slightly more deer this November firearms season than they did the year before.
According to the Missouri Department of Conservation, Missouri hunters checked in 199,427 deer during the 10-day season that ended Nov. 20. Of those deer, 102,930 were antlered bucks, 19, 924 were button bucks and 76,573 were does.
In the year before, hunters in Missouri bagged 192,797 deer during the November fall firearms season.
Laclede County actually bucked up against the statewide trend, bringing in slightly less deer his year than last year’s season.

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