Wildlife license fees change

WAKE FOREST — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission announced several changes to its hunting, inland fishing and trapping licenses, which will go into effect Aug. 1. Changes include: •Increased fees for certain short-term, annual and lifetime licenses. The duration of a...

State Wildlife Commission looks to test 3,000 deer

WAKE FOREST — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission is asking whitetail hunters to allow staff to sample their deer harvests this fall for the agency’s statewide Chronic Wasting Disease surveillance effort. CWD is a fatal disease, although deer may not show symptoms for five or...