Nebraska Hunting News

Montana Bighorn Sheep Have New Home in Nebraska
The final release of bighorn sheep captured and transported from Montana has been made in Nebraska's Wildcat Hills, according to Todd Nordeen, Nebraska Game and Parks Commission district wildlife manager at the Alliance office.
Nebraska Spring Turkey Permits on Sale Now
Hunters may now purchase permits for the spring turkey season, a season that will offer better opportunities than ever, according to the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission.
Nebraska Statewide Deer Permits on Sale Now
Resident and nonresident deer hunters who want to buy a Nebraska 2007 statewide deer hunting permit such as a November firearm statewide buck permit, archery, muzzleloader or youth permit, may do so through April 13.
Nebraska Offers Hunter Education Apprentice Class
The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission will conduct firearm hunter education apprentice instructor training classes at the Ak-Sar-Ben Aquarium, 9 a.m.-noon, Jan. 13, according to Nebraska Hunter Education Coordinator Mike Streeter.
Nebraska Man Gets Official State Muzzleloader Record
When Brandon Wilke of Paxton bought his muzzleloader deer permit last year, he hoped to put a little venison on the table, even if that meant taking a doe.
Nebraska Hunters Should Treat Family to Wild Turkey
There has never been a better time than this fall for Nebraska hunters to provide wild turkey as the main course for Thanksgiving and Christmas holiday dinners.
Nebraska Deer Season To Be Warm
The weather man says when Nebraskas regular firearm deer season opens Nov. 11 hunters will be greeted by mild temperatures and predictions are that highs throughout the nine-day season will be in the 50s and 60s, which means hunters should dress and cool their deer as quickly as possible after it is killed.
Nebraska Makes Changes to Big Game Permit Regulations
Nebraska Game and Parks Commissioners made changes in big game permit regulations and slight increases in park entry permit fees at a meeting Oct. 25, at Fort Robinson State Park.
Nebraska Archers Report Seeing Lots of Deer
Nebraska's 2006 archery deer hunting season has been open for about a month and bowhunters across the state are reporting seeing good numbers of deer in the field.
Nebraska Archery Turkey Season Opens Oct. 1
Statewide turkey populations are at a record high, an increase of as much as 300 percent since 2000, and archers, modern shotgun and black powder shotgun hunters can look forward to an exciting fall turkey hunting season again this year.