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Jeff Holohan sent in this nice picture. “I shot this heavy 8 point opening morning of slug season in Iroquois county. I got to enjoy the track with my dad Ray Holohan and his tracking dog Roscoe. It was another great morning in the woods.”
This has nothing to do with Illinois, but it’s a fun video on a cold day. Take a ride down the Kentucky River on a shanty boat with the self-named Moron Brothers. Surely somebody in Illinois will want to do something similar.
Waterfowl hunters can look forward to a 60-day duck season again this year. Proposed waterfowl season dates and bag limits for the 2013-14 seasons were announced by the Illinois Department of Natural Resources, Wednesday. STORY & COMMENTS
FishinPals, the non-denominational fishing ministry operated by Jim and Janet Dillow of Virginia, recently started its 10th year. The first event of 2011 was held at the Jim Edgar Panther Creek State Fish and Wildlife Area May 21. STORY & COMMENTS
It should come as no surprise: The kids were in no hurry to leave home. When the door to the hack box swung open, the five young osprey chicks living inside for almost three weeks stayed put. They hung out, finished breakfast, and took their sweet time stretching. STORY & COMMENTS