Check out this video shot in northeastern Peoria County by Rob Hilsabeck on Saturday, Nov. 17, during the first weekend of firearm deer hunting. Is this a dog? A wolf? A wolf-dog-coyote cross? What’s your opinion?
The story of a tropical fish caught in Litchfield’s Lake Lou Yaeger is making waves on the Internet, but the lake superintendent says a Pacu is no threat. The Pacu is a tropical fish that has become infamous for reports that it has attacked male swimmers, eating their testicles. STORY & COMMENTS
It’s a cinch that bluegills don’t get the respect they deserve. Most anglers prefer the thrill of playing tug of war with a huge muskie or watching a smallmouth bass rocket out of the water or feeling the throb of a super-sized walleye. Bluegills are bait, bite-sized morsels for most larger gamefish. STORY & COMMENTS
The Illinois High School Association picked 18 lakes for the April 24 sectional round of the nation's first high school state bass fishing championship. School assignments are also official. STORY & COMMENTS