SPARTA, WI (WTAQ) - Fort McCoy is taking applications for a special deer hunt for the disabled.
The Army base between Sparta and Tomah began holding the special hunt on its property since 2000.
An average of 30 disabled hunters has taken part each year – and participation has grown in the recent past.
This year’s hunt takes place on October 5th and 6th.
Applications and other information are available at Fort McCoy’s Web site. The deadline to apply for the disabled hunting season is September 9th.