And more importantly, as of late yesterday, no accidental shootings or
other serious hunting-related injuries had been reported.
Deer-gun season remains open through next Sunday,
then returns for a weekend engagement on December 15 and 16.
The Division of Wildlife says
the white-tailed deer is the most popular game animal in Ohio, pursued by
generations of hunters. Ohio ranks 8th nationally
in annual hunting-related sales and 10th in the number of jobs from
The state estimates that
hunting has an $859 million per-year impact on Ohio’s economy through the
sale of equipment, fuel, food, lodging and more.