Duck hunting is better when there’s a dog around. See Woody perform during a hunt at Rice Lake’s Blind 26 with his master Todd Staley of Morton, Aaron Sapinski of Kickapoo, Nate Herman of Peoria and Jeff Lampe.
Leaders of Wildlife Prairie State Park hope to take the word "state" out of its name. Far from a mere name change, park leaders and local legislators hope to make the park independent of the state's fiscal woes that have squeezed its and the Department of Natural Resources' portion of the budget pie. STORY & COMMENTS
An exhibit that would have let visitors to the 2012 Field & Stream Deer and Turkey Expo have their picture taken while holding a bear cub was shut down Friday because of a city ordinance, according to the Peoria County director of animal control. STORY & COMMENTS