Mankato deer hunt regulations undergo changes, addresses concern over deer stands

By |2018-08-15T13:32:58-05:00August 15th, 2018|

Mankato's annual deer hunt is undergoing some policy changes to expand and clarify rules. City Manager Pat Hentges says constituents brought issues to the council and it became evident that some practices needed to be clearer. Totals of deer taken during the annual hunt in Mankato. "We tried to gather as much input to really address some of the concerns about, you know, having deer stands adjacent to a property owner that did not want to have a deer stand in their vicinity, because knowingly if a deer is shot, it will move some distance." The city hunt began [...]