Duck hunting is better when there’s a dog around. See Woody perform during a hunt at Rice Lake’s Blind 26 with his master Todd Staley of Morton, Aaron Sapinski of Kickapoo, Nate Herman of Peoria and Jeff Lampe.
After a fast first five days, the Illinois archery harvest has slowed in recent days. Through 13 days archers have harvested 9,679 deer -- ahead of last year but behind the two previous seasons. STORY & COMMENTS
Competitors were taking part in the 103rd Chicago Yacht Club Race to Mackinac when a violent storm hit. A wind gust estimated at 75 mph flipped over one of the vessels in the race and two crew members died. STORY & COMMENTS
The Orange and Camo Rally and lobby day scheduled for March 2 at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield will be rescheduled because the legislative session for that day has been cancelled. STORY & COMMENTS
The Supreme Court rules that Americans have an individual right to own guns for self-defense and hunting, voting 5-4 against a 32-year-old handgun ban in Washington, D.C. This is the Supreme Court's first major ruling on gun rights in U.S. history. STORY & COMMENTS