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Illinois hunting and fishing

Paige Schiffman poses with her first turkey, which was 21.2 pounds, had a 10¼ inch beard, one 1 inch spur and another 1 1/8 inches long. Her pround father, Rob Schiffman, says he had a much bigger smile than his daughter. Paige killed the bird on April 27 in south central Wisconsin, with her father’s assistance after some torrential down pours of rain and windy conditions the day prior. Paige, a frequent duck hunting companion with her Dad, said she can’t wait for next year.

Posted on Fri, May 06, 2011

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Some good gobbling

Fast forward to the end of this video for some good gobbling and a takedown on a big southern Illinois gobbler in April of 2009.

Posted on Tue, April 14, 2009

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Illinois Big Buck Stories

Christian Hagenlocher’s 8-pointer

Illinois hunting and fishing

County: Chaffee

Date and Season: Oct. 18, 2007; All seasons

Notable: First hunt yields mule deer.


Steve Petrilli’s odd October buck

Illinois hunting and fishing

County: McLean

Date and Season: 10/02/10; Bow

Notable: 9-pointer was hobbling before kill



Illinois Big Fish Stories

Joe Broshears’ 7-10 bass

Illinois hunting and fishing

County: Iroquois

Size: 7 pounds, 10 ounces, 25 3/4 inches

Date: August 30, 2009

Notable: Bass bit as angler reeled in a bluegill.



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