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Public reminded baiting/feeding ban to be enforced in Oneida, Forest & Vilas
RHINELANDER, Wis. - Hunters, wildlife observers and residents are reminded a ban on baiting and feeding deer is in effect and will be enforced in Oneida, Forest and Vilas counties following the detection of chronic wasting disease in two captive white-tailed deer in Oneida County.
Crime Stoppers
Wednesday, October 05, 2016 9:16:30 a.m.
DNR warden seeks public's tips in case of illegal shooting of bucks, fawn in Oneida County
The Department of Natural Resources' Bureau of Law Enforcement is seeking the public's help with a case involving the illegal shooting of three deer in Oneida County. On August 23, Conservation Warden Tim Ebert of Oneida County was alerted of 2 dead antlered bucks and one dead buck fawn along Highway 47 in the Town of Woodruff, between Walter Drive and Forest Trail. The 3 deer were found with bullet wounds to the head and in the ditch line, most likely where they fell after being shot sometime between 4 and 5:30 a.m. The deer season is currently closed and shooting deer from the roadway is illegal in Wisconsin. If you have any information related to this crime, please call or text the DNR Hotline 1-800-TIP-WDNR or 1-800-847-9367 to confidentially share your information.
Crime Stoppers
Wednesday, August 24, 2016 8:37:48 a.m.
CRIMESTOPPERS: DNR seeks public tips in shanty case
The Department of Natural Resources Bureau of Law Enforcement is asking for the public's help in solving a case of property damage and interfering with lawful fishing/harassment. Sometime after close of sturgeon spearing (1 p.m.) on Sat., February 13, and opening of spearing (7 a.m.) on Sun. February 14, an individual had his spearing shack completely plowed in by snow. The amount of snow prevented the individual from being able to spear out of that shanty. Later, it was found that the sides of the shanty were pushed in and damaged, making the shack unusable. This incident occurred on the north end of Lake Poygan near Alder Creek in Winnebago County.
Crime Stoppers
Monday, February 15, 2016 12:43:33 p.m.
CrimeStoppers: DNR seeks public's help with eagle-shooting case in northern Wisconsin
The Department of Natural Resources is seeking the public's help with a case involving the illegal fatal shooting of an American Bald Eagle in St. Croix County.
Crime Stoppers
Wednesday, May 27, 2015 2:18:11 p.m.
DNR wardens seek help with Common Tern colony vandalism case
Public's tips sought in case of damaged Common Tern colony, dead chicks The Department of Natural Resources' Bureau of Law Enforcement is seeking the public's help with a case involving the vandalism of a colony of Common Terns, a state-endangered bird species. On the evening of July 8, DNR staff discovered the damaged colony and dead chicks on an island in Lake Butte des Morts, Winnebago County. Some of the approximately 25 dead chicks had been crushed by foot or by rock. The age range of the dead chicks is approximately 2 to 21 days.
Crime Stoppers
Thursday, July 10, 2014 3:28:52 p.m.
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