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While high water on the Illinois and Mississippi rivers has slowed shooting for Asian carp, Les Davenport managed to arrow this stringer of gar and grass carp on the Mississippi. These fish came off a flooded roadbed in a backwater.
Zac Wilson takes his 13-year-old son, Cody, on his first shotgun deer hunt and records Cody's first deer kill. They were hunting on private land in Richland County, the first day of the November shotgun deer season.
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