Every fall, biologists from the Illinois Department of Natural Resources conduct surveys of lakes to assess the health of fish populations. They use information gathered to set limits for anglers and guide fish stocking efforts.
The public is invited to an informational meeting on the Lake Michigan fishery. Topics include the status of yellow perch, changes to the Lake Michigan salmon stocking, and changes to black bass regulations. STORY & COMMENTS
Eureka high school teacher and coach Brett Charlton could be the most recent trail camera enthusiast to snap a picture of a cougar. Charlton found the image Nov. 6 on one of the four trail cameras he uses to monitor 60 acres of hunting property he owns in Pike County. STORY & COMMENTS