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Dan Small Outdoors Radio

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Dan and his on-air sidekick "Hardwater" Jeff Kelm bring you timely and informative hunting, fishing and conservation topics covering Wisconsin and the upper Midwest. The show features interviews with professionals from fishing, hunting to conservation and more. Dan Small is the face and voice of MPTV's Outdoor Wisconsin and the weekly voice of Dan Small Outdoors Radio: Wisconsin's #1 Outdoor Radio Show.
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Monday - November 24
Show 948: Opening weekend deer season report from around the state. Thoughts on firearm and scope selection for coyote hunting. Jeff reports his camp killed four deer. Dan reports he listened to the Packers game while waiting for deer that never showed.

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Monday - November 24
Show 948: Opening weekend deer season report from around the state. Thoughts on firearm and scope selection for coyote hunting. Jeff reports his camp killed four deer. Dan reports he listened to the Packers game while waiting for deer that never showed.
Exclusive to podcast and FM 100.5 FM ESPN broadcast, presented by Pappas Trading Post: Jiffy, HT and Pure Fishing pro-staffer Duffy Kopf reports some ice fishing action in area marshes, but the Madison lakes are still open. (www.pappastradingpost.com) Fred Nickel, director of parks, recreation and trails for Adams County, tells the sad tale of his opening-weekend deer hunt and announces Adams County snowmobile trails will open Dec. 15. (www.adamscountyparkswi.com) Jeff Schinkten, president of Whitetails Unlimited, reports on his opening-weekend hunt and talks about the work of Whitetails Unlimited, the largest nation-wide deer conservation organization. (www.whitetailsunlimited.com) Trent Marsh, brand development and communications manager for Hawke Sport Optics, talks about predator hunting and scope selection for low-light conditions. (www.hawkeoptics.com) Summer/Fall Giveaway: Mercer vacation package includes a full day of guided fishing with Doc Sabec; two nights' stay at Cranberry Inn; dinner for two at The Whistle Stop; $25 in Mercer Loon Dollars to be spent anywhere in Mercer; and a Shimano Clarus 6' 6" medium-action spinning rod and Sahara 2500F spinning reel. The total package value is over $1,000. To enter the drawing, log onto www.mercercc.com, click on "Enter to Win" and "Dan Small Outdoors Radio" and enter your contact info. You have until December to enter. One entry per person - we'll announce the winner just before Christmas.
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Thursday - November 20
Show 947: Wisconsin gun deer season opens this weekend. Lost in the hills of South Dakota. Early freeze-up ends muskie fishing on the Wisconsin River. Fond du Lac teen promotes Women on Target. Expert tips for post-rut bucks. Jeff sights in his Smith and Wesson .460 revolver for deer. Dan loses a doe on a crossbow hunt. EC3 of Madison cleans up buckthorn and honeysuckle on a hillside farm.
Exclusive to podcast and FM 100.5 FM ESPN broadcast, presented by Pappas Trading Post: JC Chamberlin offers advice for bowhunting the post-rut and post-gun season periods. (www.pappastradingpost.com) Sarah Nieheuser, Miss Fond du Lac Outstanding Teen 2014 and a competitive centerfire shooter, encourages girls and women to get into the shooting sports. (https://www.facebook.com/pages/Miss-Fond-du-Lacs-Outstanding-Teen/476584612396591, http://www.newhighpower.com) Blogger and outdoor writer Carrie Zylka talks about her harrowing adventure on a recent mule deer hunt in South Dakota. (http://wwocz.net/ep83/) Phil Schweik of Hooksetters Guide Service reports on late-fall muskie fishing action, deer hunting and ice fishing prospects for central Wisconsin. (www.hooksetters.biz) Summer/Fall Giveaway: Mercer vacation package includes a full day of guided fishing with Doc Sabec; two nights ' stay at Cranberry Inn; dinner for two at The Whistle Stop; $25 in Mercer Loon Dollars to be spent anywhere in Mercer; and a Shimano Clarus 6' 6" medium-action spinning rod and Sahara 2500F spinning reel. The total package value is over $1,000. To enter the drawing, log onto www.mercercc.com, click on "Enter to Win" and "Dan Small Outdoors Radio" and enter your contact info. You have until December to enter. One entry per person - we'll announce the winner just before Christmas.
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Wednesday - November 12
Show 946: Gun Deer Hunting special: Henry Repeating Arms now made in Wisconsin. Wisconsin Buck & Bear Club will measure your trophy buck. Hunting big game in Wisconsin and Alaska. This gun deer season, Jeff will shoot a Smith & Wesson .460 revolver and Dan will shoot a Smith & Wesson M&P 10 AR-platform rifle in .308. Dan fishes muskies one last time before freeze-up.
Exclusive to podcast and FM 100.5 FM ESPN broadcast, presented by Pappas Trading Post: McFarland area guide Ron Barefield reports on fishing action on the Madison chain and Lake Wisconsin and says the whitetail rut is in full swing in southern Wisconsin. (www.pappastradingpost.com) Tom Fisher, president of SCI Badgerland Chapter, compares big game hunting in Alaska and Wisconsin. (www.scibadgerland.com) Anthony Imperato, president of Henry Repeating Arms, talks about the company's decision to build rifles in Wisconsin. (www.henryrifles.com) Wisconsin Buck & Bear Club board member Marlin Laidlaw talks about the club's efforts to record trophy animals and encourages hunters to have their big game measured and scored. (www.wi-buck-bear.com) Summer/Fall Giveaway: Mercer vacation package includes a full day of guided fishing with Doc Sabec; two nights' stay at Cranberry Inn; dinner for two at The Whistle Stop; $25 in Mercer Loon Dollars to be spent anywhere in Mercer; and a Shimano Clarus 6' 6" medium-action spinning rod and Sahara 2500F spinning reel. The total package value is over $1,000. To enter the drawing, log onto www.mercercc.com, click on "Enter to Win" and "Dan Small Outdoors Radio" and enter your contact info. You have until December to enter. One entry per person - we'll announce the winner just before Christmas.
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Tuesday - November 4
Show 945: Deer hunters can learn to respond to cardiac arrest and heart attacks. Two special knives make field dressing easy. A champion tells how she prepares for international pistol competition. Expert tips for bowhunting the rut and a spectacular Nebraska antelope bowhunt. Jeff gets in another bowhunt before gun deer season. Dan hunts geese with Wisconsin Waterfowl Association founder Jerry Solsrud.
Exclusive to podcast and FM 100.5 FM ESPN broadcast, presented by Pappas Trading Post: Randy Smith reports on his successful Nebraska antelope bowhunt and says the Wisconsin whitetail rut is in full swing right now. (www.pappastradingpost.com) Drew Biernesser, director of marketing for Real Avid, describes the features of the Real Avid Revelation and Viscera field-dressing knives. (www.realavid.com) Dave Rusch, founder of Cardio Start, explains how to respond to a heart attack or sudden cardiac arrest while deer hunting or any time. (http://cardio-start.com/) Randi Rogers, marketing manager for Comp-Tac Victory Gear and member of Team Smith & Wesson, reports on her recent successes at International Practical Shooting Confederation (IPSC) and International Defense Pistol Association (IDPA) competitions and reveals how she prepares for international pistol matches. (http://randirogersshooting.com, http://www.gungirlradio.com/) Summer/Fall Giveaway: Mercer vacation package includes a full day of guided fishing with Doc Sabec; two nights' stay at Cranberry Inn; dinner for two at The Whistle Stop; $25 in Mercer Loon Dollars to be spent anywhere in Mercer; and a Shimano Clarus 6' 6" medium-action spinning rod and Sahara 2500F spinning reel. The total package value is over $1,000. To enter the drawing, log onto www.mercercc.com, click on "Enter to Win" and "Dan Small Outdoors Radio" and enter your contact info. You have until December to enter. One entry per person - we'll announce the winner just before Christmas.
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Thursday - October 30
Show 944: RGS National Hunt gathers long-term data on grouse and woodcock. Give now, enjoy forever with Cherish Wisconsin Outdoors Fund. Scent control helps you get closer to trophy bucks. Jeff logs a successful deer hunt for Outdoor Wisconsin TV. Dan records a successful youth deer hunt with 10-year-old Bailey Williams.
Exclusive to podcast and FM 100.5 FM ESPN broadcast, presented by Pappas Trading Post: Duffy Kopf reports on fall fishing action on the Madison Chain. (www.pappastradingpost.com) Paul Marion, director of marketing for Wildlife Research Center, offers advice for scent control and hunting the whitetail rut. (www.wildlife.com) Dan Dessecker, director of conservation policy for the Ruffed Grouse Society, recaps the RGS National Hunt in Grand Rapids, MN and offers tips for late-fall grouse hunting in Wisconsin. (www.ruffedgrousesociety.com) Mark LaBarbera, board member for the Natural Resources Foundation, invites hunters to donate to the Cherish Wisconsin Outdoors Fund when they buy their deer license. (http://cherishwisconsin.org/) Summer/Fall Giveaway: Mercer vacation package includes a full day of guided fishing with Doc Sabec; two nights' stay at Cranberry Inn; dinner for two at The Whistle Stop; $25 in Mercer Loon Dollars to be spent anywhere in Mercer; and a Shimano Clarus 6' 6" medium-action spinning rod and Sahara 2500F spinning reel. The total package value is over $1,000. To enter the drawing, log onto www.mercercc.com, click on "Enter to Win" and "Dan Small Outdoors Radio" and enter your contact info. You have until December to enter. One entry per person - we'll announce the winner just before Christmas.

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