More Than 100 Protest in Ely Against Wolf Hunting, Trapping Season

Updated: 11/09/2013 4:37 PM KSTP.com By: Cassie Hart

More than 100 gathered for a rally in Ely to protest the wolf hunting and trapping season.
More than 100 gathered for a rally in Ely to protest the wolf hunting and trapping season.
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More than 100 people braved the cold weather and snow up north in Ely to express their opposition to the second annual Minnesota wolf hunting and trapping season that opened Saturday. The group is hoping to get 50,000 signatures on a petition, to Governor Dayton and Minnesota State legislators, that opposes to the hunt.