June 22, 2014 

B y the numbers The number of deer harvested statewide during the general permit hunting seasons. That includes 4,460 deer taken during the archery season, 2,412 deer taken by muzzleloader hunters and 26,785 deer shot during the modern firearm season. The overall hunter success rate last season was 27.2 percent, according to the state Department of Fish and Wildlife.

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