Welcome to the world of the Big Bass Bounty Hunter, who travels around central Illinois in his tricked-up vehicle catching fish. This video was last summer at LaSalle Lake. There’s not a lot of fast action in the Big Bass Bounty Hunter series and he could use an editor, but we still find his videos oddly entertaining.
A federal appeals court on Friday narrowly rejected Illinois’ request to reconsider a ruling that found the state’s concealed carry weapons ban unconstitutional, leaving lawmakers in the only state that still prohibits concealed carry more certain than ever they must come up with a new law. STORY & COMMENTS
Mike Conlin: "It will take a bold vision and statue change to create sustainable funding for the Illinois Department of Natural Resources Division of Fisheries and maintain great fishing for those who foot the bill... Illinois anglers." STORY & COMMENTS
Permits for the 2012 Illinois youth firearm deer hunt to be held Oct. 6 - 7 are still available for purchase over-the-counter. Young hunters not yet 16 years old by the first day of the hunt are eligible to participate. STORY & COMMENTS