Fowled Reality met up with goose calling champion Mike Smothers and some of his buddies for the last weekend of the regular goose season in Southern Illinois. The combination of a phenomenal setup and great conditions help the guys put down 22 snow geese, specklebellies, and canada geese in a day and half. Stay tuned to http://www.FOWLEDREALITY.com this spring for the full length episode!
As another firearm deer season approaches, it's enjoyable to check back on successful stories from the past -- like this one about 88-year-old Clyde Winkler and his 21-point buck from 2005. STORY & COMMENTS
The first of Illinois’ hunting seasons already are underway. Squirrel hunting started Aug. 1, and more seasons are right around the corner. Dove season starts Sept. 1 and teal hunting on Sept. 7. To help keep everything straight, here is a compilation of Illinois hunting seasons in chronological order. STORY & COMMENTS
No one’s accusing Ron Woll of crying, “Wolf!” But just because Woll thinks he saw one of the creatures near his Grayslake home doesn’t mean he really did, said a state wildlife biologist. STORY & COMMENTS