Tag: firearm season

  • Chronic wasting disease testing paused, will resume in 2021

    Chronic wasting disease testing paused, will resume in 2021

    LINCOLN, Neb. — With the move to online deer checking for the November firearm season, the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission will not collect samples to test for chronic wasting disease. Hunters wishing to have their deer tested for chronic wasting disease can do so, for a fee, through the Nebraska Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory at […]

  • Check-station visit required during pronghorn firearm season

    Check-station visit required during pronghorn firearm season

    CHADRON, Neb. — The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission is reminding pronghorn hunters to follow the proper check-in process during the firearm season. Hunters who harvest pronghorn during the firearm season Oct. 13-28, regardless of weapon choice, are required to visit one of the Commission’s big game check-stations with their game. Pronghorn, commonly called antelope, […]