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Youth hunter Derek Rotering with his dad, Aaron and guide Nick Courneya of Frazee got a turkey.

Hunters, mentors go for gobblers

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Twenty-nine firearm-certified youth, ages 12 to 17, enjoyed a weekend of turkey hunting most any outdoor person would enjoy. April 17 and 18, Ottertail County had two special youth hunts organized through the Minnesota DNR and the National Wild Turkey Federation.


Each hunter was paired up with a mentor, someone with turkey-hunting experience. They were also required to bring a parent or guardian with them. 

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