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Karen Cotton caught this bass of just over 3 pounds during the 2009 Labor Day Weekend while fishing at Mission Oak Inn near Henry. She caught five other bass, two catfish and three sunfish on nightcrawlers.
Bluegill, crappie and white bass head the bill right now in Illinois waters though the past week has produced some trophy bass, better catches of catfish and some decent walleye and sauger. STORY & COMMENTS