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Businesses Prep for Busy Bow Season

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It's not as big as the opening to firearm season but next week hunters will have their first crack at a trophy buck.

All across the area hunters are stocking up on gear and bait before hiding in their blinds Monday morning.

On the gear side, it seems more and more people are making the move to a crossbow for easier use.

Ever since the bait ban was lifted last fall, bait supplies have been selling themselves as hunter looks to attract their piece of what is expected to be a healthy deer population.

9&10's Eric Lloyd spoke to some businesses about their expectations this bow season and has more details.