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Jim Benson has been on successful wolf hunting excursions in Ontario, and that gave him reason for optimism last week, when he and some friends embarked on a six-day hunt north of the border.


Chalk one up for the wolves.

"I got my (butt) handed to me in a hand basket," said Benson, of East Grand Forks, a longtime hunter and owner of Sportsman's Taxidermy Studio. "We never even saw one, and we had them in our face.

"They are very difficult to hunt."

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