Tag Archives: Youth Turkey Day

Corinth boy downs two birds with one shot

When 12-year-old Joseph Duquette of Corinth went hunting with his grandfather on Youth Turkey Day, he had reason to be optimistic. After all, since he turned 10 — legal hunting age when accompanied by an adult — Duquette had bagged two wild turkeys. On April 28, a day set aside for the state’s junior hunters, […]

Orono siblings bag bookend birds on Youth Turkey Day

Dark and early Saturday morning, youth hunters across the state crawled out of bed, joined their adult mentors, and headed into the woods on Youth Turkey Day. According to the reports I’ve heard thus far, many of those hunters endured conditions that my dad might have called “a character-building experience.” If you were like me […]