Bow hunting ordinance off-target?
Should bow hunters be allowed to take aim in Newport to help control what city officials say is a growing deer population?
City council members recently said yes, giving the OK for licensed hunters to practice their sport in rural residential neighborhoods on the north and east fringes of the city. But residents of the hilly, wooded areas where hunters can now take aim say bow hunting Bambi means they'll have to worry about stray arrows and trespassing hunters.
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