Just a Kid at Heart: Taking deer hunting to new heights

November 1, 2019
Since when did deer hunting become synonymous with comfort? I had always felt deer hunting was another word for suffering. When each November deer season rolls around, I become a tree dweller – living on portable stands and ladder stands ...

Boomer’s Journal: Duck Opener… it’s a holiday weekend

September 29, 2016
Duck opener has always been a “kind-of-a-holiday” weekend. The kind where everything else stops and you don’t plan another thing. Weddings, reunions, family gatherings, possibly even funerals…are not planned during duck opener weekend. There is no discussion when it comes ...

A wild hobby

July 30, 2014
Many homes and businesses in Minnesota have mounts of fish, deer, pheasants or ducks on display with a story to go with each trophy. Greg Cheek also has stories for over 200 mounts he has in his home at Breezy ...