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2008 deer hunting season

Most venison won't make it to food shelf

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PARK RAPIDS - With deer aplenty, hunters are expected to be richly rewarded when they head out to forest and field during the opener next week.


But the Hubbard County Food Shelf won't be reaping the bounty this fall.

Concerns of lead fragments in venison have led to strict processing regulations being imposed by the Minnesota Department of Agriculture.

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