Hunting season: More than 1,000 deer registered
Area deer hunters reported mixed success during the first few days of the firearms deer season and, overall, the harvest appears to be down about 12 percent.
Among the permit areas reporting the largest declines was 184, which includes Bemidji and the surrounding area. In 184, the three-day deer harvest dropped about 37 percent from 2009, according to the registration figures.
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