The trend is for fewer deer being killed by hunters in Ohio this year. This month’s gun week results were 13 percent lower than the same week in 2013. Deer hunters, read about it in today’s Press Pros inside feature.
For the first time, Ohio hunters will be able to go after deer with rifles when the gun season opens on Dec. 1. But only rifles that shoot straight-wall cartridges will be legal. So now you can use shotguns, handguns, straight-wall cartridge rifles, muzzleloaders and archery to kill deer in the Buckeye state.