Town and Country http://news.stlpublicradio.org en St. Louis suburbs move to control deer numbers using sharpshooting, bow hunting http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/st-louis-suburbs-move-control-deer-numbers-using-sharpshooting-bow-hunting <p>Officials in two suburbs of St. Louis have approved policies to control the deer populations.</p><p>Aldermen in the St. Louis County community of Town and Country voted 7-1 Monday for a six-month sharpshooting program. The <a href="http://www.stltoday.com/news/local/metro/article_3e20938d-2309-5dc4-86ef-aa8684274379.html">St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports</a> the contract will go to White Buffalo Inc., the deer management firm that performed euthanasia and sterilization under previous city contracts.</p> Tue, 11 Oct 2011 20:55:28 +0000 The Associated Press 2227 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org St. Louis suburbs move to control deer numbers using sharpshooting, bow hunting