deer hunt

Firearms safety stressed as deer hunt underway in Placer County

AUBURN CA - With the start of the deer-hunting season in Placer County, state Fish and Game Department officials are saying there are plenty of deer in the woods – but for hunter ...

Public comment on hunt ignored

It is now becoming increasingly clear the minority is ruling the majority. The current system in place is violating the civil rights of hundreds of thousands of citizens. I am exp ...

Vote down the proposed deer hunt

With the many issues and decisions that face Placer County, I write today regarding one that bothers me deeply and has lately kept me up many nights. The subject of which I speak i ...

Misinformation shrouds hunt

Times have not changed, just gotten more media-driven. Everyone not only has an opinion, but they want to spend our tax dollars on public hearings and surveys to push their opinio ...

Deer driven by hormones

I just had to reply to Joe Miele’s letter of Sept. 21, because it was so off the mark. He stated that 50 percent of deer-auto collisions occurred in October, November and Decembe ...

Deer hunt trains young killers

Let me see if I’ve got this right. We all agree that children should be raised to be productive and compassionate adults. And one way is to provide an opportunity for teenagers t ...

Give honest reason for hunt

The Placer County Fish & Game Commission unfortunately capitulated to their hunting buddies by voting to recommend to the Placer County Board of Supervisors that a doe and spotless ...

Deer hunt location too close to people

All deer hunting should be done with a camera. If someone needs the deer meat to feed their family, then deer hunting should be limited to a bow and arrow. Young people should be t ...

Why are we teaching kids to kill?

Will some enlightened hunter out there please tell me at what point in the development of our species did we decide that teaching our children the joy of killing was a family value ...

Youth deer hunt drama

The hunt is on. A week after a state official said a controversial “special” Granite Bay-area deer hunt was off the table, details are emerging of another proposal — this tim ...