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Craig Dornbush shot this 15-point deer near Albany IL from 20 yards. “He didn’t even know I was there. He was trying to sneak out just like all big deer do. I was lucky enough to have my dad, brother and uncle there when I shot it. Thanks to my brother for pushing it my way!!!” Dornbush said.
The auction of Virginia’s 18-acre lake and surrounding property will take place at 6 p.m. Monday, Sept. 26, at the shelter house at the north entrance to the property. The land is just north of Virginia on the west side of Illinois 78, about 30 miles northwest of Springfield. STORY & COMMENTS
Seven men charged in Illinois deer poaching cases have entered guilty pleas, the Illinois Department of Natural Resources announced Friday. All together, their cases included the illegal taking of 31 deer, including a buck taken in Cook County valued at $25,000. STORY & COMMENTS