Forty people on Friday were offered permits to hunt moose in New Hampshire this fall

Forty people on Friday were offered permits to hunt moose in New Hampshire this fall following the state’s 35th annual lottery. Winners were selected from a pool of 6,033 applicants. The overall odds of being drawn this year were 1 in 96 for residents and 1 in 410 for nonresidents. In addition to New Hampshire, permit winners hailed from Florida, Massachusetts, New York, Pennsylvania, and Georgia.The moose hunting season is scheduled from Oct. 15-23.