2nd hunter who shot a cat says hunt promotes conservation
Tom Ferry of Ponca, Neb., shot the first of two mountain lions killed on the second day of Nebraska's inaugural cougar hunting season.
Posted: Sunday, January 5, 2014 12:00 am
Updated: 11:12 am, Tue Mar 25, 2014.
CRAWFORD, Neb. — Holden Bruce was Nebraska's first mountain lion hunter in the field, but Tom Ferry shot the first cat.
Ferry, 58, a Sioux City, Iowa, business owner who lives near Ponca, Neb., shot a male cougar at Ponderosa Wildlife Management Area southeast of Crawford more than two hours before Bruce got his Thursday.
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Sunday, January 5, 2014 12:00 am.
Updated: 11:12 am.