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Washington special hunting permit drawing results available

Hunters who applied for 2012 special-hunt permits can now check the results of the drawing on the state Department of Fish and Wildlife website.

Results of the random, computerized drawing were verified June 8 and can be seen by clicking here.

Holders of the special permits can hunt at times and locations beyond those authorized by a general hunting license.

This year’s application forms included a range of hunting options for deer, elk, moose and bighorn sheep, said Dave Ware, game division manager. Like last year, hunters were allowed to submit applications in multiple categories.

The agency also is

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Saturday is deadline to enter Washington’s multiple-season hunting permit drawing

Just a reminder that deer and elk hunters have until Saturday to enter the drawing for a 2012 multiple-season permit.

The state Department of Fish and Wildlife will in mid April randomly draw names for 8,500 multiple-season deer permits and 1,000 multiple-season elk permits.

Winners will be eligible to purchase a special tag allowing them to participate in archery, muzzleloader and modern-firearm general hunting seasons for deer or elk in 2012. Winners who purchase the multiple-season elk tag by Aug. 31 can participate in general elk-hunting season in both eastern and western Washington.

Winners also may apply for any weapon

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