It's that time of the year in Maine. Hunting Season! Maine has had zero fatal hunting accidents in the last four years. And as the season starts, it's a good time to remember some key safety tips from our friends at the Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife

-Always treat every firearm as if it is loaded
-Make sure the muzzle of your firearms is always pointed in a safe direction
-Always carry your firearm in a safe manner
-Be absolutely sure of your target and your surroundings

HERE ARE THE DATES FOR THE 2017 HUNTING SEASON IN MAINE