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Illinois hunting and fishing

Paul Spour of Effingham killed this buck on Nov. 12, 2012, during a bow hunt near Charleston. The 13-point buck has a 10 inch drop tine on the left side with velvet still attached at the bottom.

Posted on Thu, November 29, 2012

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Goose hunting in southern Illinois

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 this spring for the full length episode!
Posted on Fri, February 10, 2012

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Illinois Big Buck Stories

Frank Lyerla’s 11-pointer

Illinois hunting and fishing

County: Greene

Date and Season: January 17, 2008; Bow

Notable: Buck killed in final minutes of last day of season.


Dan Moore’s 9-pointer

Illinois hunting and fishing

County: Adams

Date and Season: Nov. 6, 2008; Bow

Notable: Wind let hunter get close enough to almost touch buck.



Illinois Big Fish Stories

Matt Carmean’s record muskie

Illinois hunting and fishing

County: Shelby

Size: 38 pounds, 8 ounces, 50 3/4 inches

Date: April 20, 2002

Notable: Carmean was fishing for walleye when the muskie hit.



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