Article Photos: Oklahoma hunting: Record number of Oklahomans take hunter education in 2012 because of new online course 2/2

Kelly Newman of Edmond took this mule deer with a crossbow on New Year's Day morning near the Black Mesa in the Panhandle. About 250 mule deer are harvested in Oklahoma each season. They are mostly found in the Panhandle counties of Cimarron, Texas and Beaver and northwestern counties of Harper, Ellis, Woods and Woodward. Bow season for deer in Oklahoma continues through Jan. 15. PHOTO PROVIDED