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Yellow Medicine County officials express frustration over state rules regarding overpopulation of coyotes


GRANITE FALLS -- Dare we say it, but the Yellow Medicine County Board of Commissioners intends to continue to raise a howl of protest over state rules that prevent aggressive action against what the members see as an over population of coyotes.

The commissioners reiterated their concerns Tuesday that coyotes are threatening farm livestock and pets, as well as taking a toll on small game and deer populations.

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Tom Cherveny
Tom Cherveny is a regional and outdoor reporter with the West Central Tribune in Willmar, MN.
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