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Lisa Tabor stalks fish with a bow and arrow in the overflowing waters of the Illinois River near Detweiller Golf Course in Peoria on Monday morning. Tabor was bowfishing with her husband, Brian, and friends Mike Bowen and his son Brad. The group were catching a variety of carp plus gar and buffalo. The cool waters of the river contrasted with the rising temperature that was expected to reach the low 90’s. Photo by David Zalaznik of the Journal Star
Luke Gramp was looking for morel mushrooms early this month near Washington. He wound up finding much more and has turned in one of several cougar sightings in northern Tazewell County. STORY & COMMENTS
Crappy weather has turned to crappie weather, particularly in central Illinois and northern Illinois where minnows are leaving bait shops in huge quantities. Some warmer, more stable weather should also get bass going better with numerous reports of big bass coming from central and southern Illinois. STORY & COMMENTS