Deer hunters urged to be safe during firearm season
November 11, 2021
Hunters taking to the field for the November firearm deer season will have bagging a deer on their minds. Safety should be uppermost on their minds.
Deer hunters always should heed the following tips from the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission during the season:
• Keep the rifle’s muzzle pointed in a safe direction, with the safety on, and finger off the trigger until ready to fire.
• Properly identify the target and what lies beyond it before pulling the trigger and never shoot at sounds or movement.
• Wear blaze orange. All deer hunters are required to wear 400 square inches of vi...