Take advantage of the warm autumn and potentially late ice-up by pursuing hungry black and white crappies continue reading ›
Bass Pro Shops and Cabela’s Incorporated, two iconic American outdoor companies with similar origins, today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which Bass Pro Shops will acquire Cabela’s. continue reading ›
Four years ago, the excitement was over river otters. When the Illinois State Trappers Association convenes this year, bobcats will dominate the spotlight – and the shop talk. continue reading ›
A positive perception of hunting by the majority of this country’s voting public will keep hunters in the field continue reading ›
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced that Refuge special use permits and trap tags for the 2016-2017 furbearer trapping season on the Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge will be issued beginning October 3, 2016 at locations in MN, WI and IL. continue reading ›
The white-tailed deer that grow old and harbor the right genetics become those special Booners and bruisers continue reading ›
As grouse and other autumn bird seasons begin, every hunting dog owner should keep the ingredients handy for a canine de-skunking kit. continue reading ›
Allowing the take of catfish by bow and arrow, expanding the youth turkey hunt to two weekends and opening public sites to quail hunting – it took Gov. Bruce Rauner a matter of seconds to turn proposals into law at the Illinois State Fairgrounds. continue reading ›
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