Eureka Springs now taking applications for fall Urban Deer Hunt June 12, 2012 Arkansas

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Eureka Springs now taking applications for fall Urban Deer HuntJune 12, 2012 Arkansas, Carroll County News 
... during the fall tourist season from Oct. 10 to Nov. 7, hunts will be disallowed. "We have a lot of tourists here at that time, so we're not going to hold the hunt during that time period," [says Diane Wilkerson, assistant to Eureka Springs Mayor Morris Pate] ... "What the mayor wants is not what the people voted for," [Alderman Lany] Ballance said. "Originally, the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission was to oversee the hunt, but now the Game and Fish are not going to do that. And there is a safety concern. Last year, a friend of mine found an arrow stuck in her front porch."


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