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Hunters come from all over nation for pheasant season

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Lee Brewer has been traveling to South Dakota to hunt pheasants since the 1970's.
"We came up to pheasant hunt," Brewer said.  "I think this is our 44th annual trip." 

Brewer along with his father and brother enjoy the chance to hunt and the time spent with family.

"We're looking forward to shooting a couple pheasants and spending some good times with my uncle." Brewer mentioned

Brewer from Charlotte, North Carolina is not the only hunter getting a chance to enjoy pheasant season.

Delta Airlines added an additional flight from Minneapolis for the entirety of pheasant season.

Each additional flight will transport 50 passengers, many of which will be hunters.

Having an additional flight made it easier on hunters like Brewer to get plane tickets.

"I didn't have any problems (getting a ticket), well getting up at 3 A.M to get the airport." Brewer said with a laugh.
Pheasant season runs until the 6th of January.

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