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“You know spring is in the air when you come across this display of tails,” wrote Darrell Schaver. “These two tom’s were only interested in the dozen or so hens foraging along Churchill Road in Springfield.”
A record 157 volunteers helped the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the Illinois Department of Natural Resources place donated Christmas trees and artificial fish habitat structures into Lake Shelbyville March 9. STORY & COMMENTS
Gun-control supporters suffered a setback Wednesday when the Illinois House overwhelmingly rejected an amendment that would give local officials control over issuing concealed-carry permits. STORY & COMMENTS
Fred Bear; I'm Gonna Miss Her; Louisiana Man and The Hunter's Wife are all part of our new outdoors song playlist. Click inside to see the list we've started and add your own suggestions. STORY & COMMENTS