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Shine a light on deer poaching this season

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Thinking about poaching a deer? Think again. Your chances of getting caught and paying a hefty fine are greater than you think. No matter how badly you want that big buck, don't do it.


Here's added incentive: To discourage hunters from illegally taking deer, conservation officers with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) are setting up decoys to catch the over-eager hunter in the act.

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