Portion of the Petenwell Wildlife Area in Adams County will be open to the public for whitetail deer archery hunting.  The Wisconsin River Power Company will open the area from the Strongs Prairie Cemetery east to 20th Avenue and north of Chicago Drive from October 15th, 2012 through the end of the archery hunting season.  The remainder of the Petenwell Wildlife Area will remain closed to all hunting.  The entire Petenwell Wildlife Area will be closed to all public access from October 1st to October 14th, 2012 for a firearms deer hunt for disabled hunters.