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Regulation changes announced for 2011 deer hunting season

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Minnesota hunters can now purchase their 2011 deer licenses. 

This year's deer archery season opens Saturday, Sept. 17. The general firearms season opens Saturday, Nov. 5. The deadline for lottery permit applications is Thursday, Sept. 8.


"We're looking forward to another good season," said Lou Cornicelli, big game program coordinator for the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). "Deer populations are at or near goals throughout much of the state."

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