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Former Peorian Bill Hutchings had two great mornings of largemouth bass fishing, catching a fish weighing 10-pound, 3-ounces and 8-pound, 5 ounces on June 6 and 7. The next day he caught an 11-pound 2 ounce fish in Citrus County, Fla.
A cable-TV crew will be in town today regarding local efforts to fight the fish. And DNR wants to reprise its efforts to interest people in eating Asian carp. They might even bring the event to Peoria. STORY & COMMENTS