Fowled Reality met up with goose calling champion Mike Smothers and some of his buddies for the last weekend of the regular goose season in Southern Illinois. The combination of a phenomenal setup and great conditions help the guys put down 22 snow geese, specklebellies, and canada geese in a day and half. Stay tuned to http://www.FOWLEDREALITY.com this spring for the full length episode!
The word about Asian carp must be getting out. The annual Redneck Fishing Tournament, held every summer in the town of Bath on the Illinois River, is drawing participants from both coasts to help local residents catch as many invasive Asian carp as possible. STORY & COMMENTS
A federal judge has rejected a push by gun rights advocates to let Illinois residents immediately tote firearms in public instead of waiting months for the state to outline the permitting process under its new concealed carry law. STORY & COMMENTS