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Jim Bremhorst saw this eagle while he was mowing his yard near Lake Springfield: “When I spotted this eagle having lunch on a neighbor’s lawn, I grabbed my camera and got a few pictures just as it was taking flight.”
Over the weekend we celebrated the first anniversary of Prairie State Outdoors.com. Instead of eating cake or partying, we improved the Web site. Instead of eating cake or partying, we improved the Web site. Among the updates was a fresh look for the popular Big Buck Stories, where we kick off year two with Jim Hermann's tale of two big bucks. STORY & COMMENTS
For the rest of the month of December we will be bringing you highlights and top stories from 2012. We begin by looking back at the life of deer biologist Jack Calhoun who died March 2. Here's the story: "Illinois' deer and turkey populations are legacy of Jack Calhoun." STORY & COMMENTS