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December 27, 2017
This mature buck was on his feet a lot in daylight in mid-December and walked just out of a clear shooting lane on an afternoon hunt on Dec. 16. (Eric Morken / Echo Press)
Morken: Why close encounters matter
December 27, 2017 - 5:47am
October 25, 2017
Eric Morken
From the stand: Time to see if a plan pays off
October 25, 2017 - 12:25am
October 11, 2017
Scent control is top of mind for a lot of deer hunters. (Eric Morken \ Echo Press)
Morken: Trying to master scent control
October 11, 2017 - 12:25am
October 31, 2016
Eric Morken
From the stand: A big buck with some regret
October 31, 2016 - 1:33pm
October 19, 2016
The maple trees were inching toward their peak color, making for a beautiful night to sit in the stand on a piece of property north of Alexandria on Oct. 5. (Eric Morken | Echo Press)
From the stand: Doe tagged on a perfect evening
October 19, 2016 - 12:00am
September 7, 2016
Eric Morken
Morken: The final tune-ups before the season
September 7, 2016 - 12:00am
February 17, 2016
The author, Eric Morken, with a buck he shot in North Dakota during the 2012 season with some new VAP arrows from Victory Archery.
Getting through the offseason: Some favorite bow-hunting accessories
February 17, 2016 - 8:36am
November 4, 2015
Two bucks examine a trail camera in mid-October during the last hour of daylight. Many bucks are showing up at night right now, but November means the opportunity to catch bucks in daylight might not be too far away.
From the stand: Slowly, rut starts to kick in
November 4, 2015 - 12:00am
October 21, 2015
Alexandria's Neil Klimek (middle) is all smiles after harvesting a nice doe with his crossbow with his dad, Del Klimek (left) and brother, Troy Helget on October 9. (Contributed)
A plan comes together
October 21, 2015 - 12:00am
October 7, 2015
Eric Morken
From the stand
October 7, 2015 - 1:23pm