Stand down, hunters: mountain lion season on hold
A mountain lion lounges in a tree outside a Kimball, Neb., home. This 90-pound male cat was later tranquilized and euthanized.
Posted: Friday, May 24, 2013 12:00 am
CHADRON, Neb. — Nebraska's first regulated mountain lion hunting season is on hold.
State Game and Parks commissioners voted unanimously Friday — during a meeting in the heart of Nebraska's cougar country — to stall proposed wildlife regulations allowing mountain lion hunting.
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Friday, May 24, 2013 12:00 am.