Iowa Sportsmen May Get Dove Season Yet

From the _Chicago Tribune:
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_Mourning doves may want to lay low as the Iowa Legislature again debates whether to allow hunting of the birds.
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_Des Moines Sen. Dick Dearden, one of the main backers of the measure, acknowledged Monday the proposal to establish a hunting season for the doves upsets some people, but he said at least 40 states have already done so. That includes all of Iowa's neighboring states. . .
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n addition to pleasing hunters, he said such a move could help rural economies by bring more people into their communities.