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Bangor hunter bags 261-pound monster buck — 313 pounds ‘on the hoof’

Nathan Ryan of Bangor took this big North Woods buck on Nov. 14 while hunting off the Golden Road near Millinocket. It weighed 261 pounds, field dressed, and sported a nine-point rack. (Photo courtesy of Nathan Ryan)

Nathan Ryan of Bangor checked in a few days ago, curious to see if our BDN Biggest Bucks contest was still taking entries. Unfortunately, we weren’t — the deadline had passed. But fortunately, the 41-year-old hunter was willing to share his story with us anyway. And the deer he took on Nov. 14 was pretty […]