AUGUSTA, Maine—Maine's 25-day deer hunting season is getting under way.
The firearms season starts for Maine residents on Saturday and for non-residents on Monday. The season ends the Saturday following Thanksgiving, Nov. 27.
Maine's game department has issued nearly 49,000 any-deer permits for the regular season.
The muzzleloader season will begin on Nov. 29 and end Dec. 4 or 11, depending on the district. Crossbow archery season will coincide with modern firearms.