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More private land closed to hunters

Havre Daily News/Lindsay Brown

A newly placed "no trespassing" sign is seen on a fence post northeast of Havre.

It's a new year, but the farmers and ranchers of northern Hill County still feel ignored by the Montana Department of Fish, Wildlife and Parks, and they have grown in solidarity to make their views known.

Last week, 30 landowners, with 13 additions to the 17 who protested last month, joined in closing off what they estimate to be nearly 100,000 acres of Hill County that was open to hunters.

Many of these landowners came out to the FWP Commission conference call, where doz...


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