News roundup: Oct. 6-10

Here are the highlights from this week in hunting news.

Utah deer numbers strong

Utah Mule Deer
Photo credit: Getty Images

As the rifle season draws near, Utah wildlife officials released some good news for hunters in pursuit of mule deer. Get the summary of their outlook, region by region.

Bitteroot elk on the rise

Bull elk near pond
Photo credit: Getty Images

Despite concerns about the elk population in western Montana, the counts for this year are higher than past: over 7,000 and rising. Read more here.

World record caribou?

New world record caribou
Photo credit: Gander Beacon

Did Jeff Samson harvest a world-record caribou in Newfoundland? Pope & Young to judge as the period draws to a close at the end of this year. Find out the details.


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