Friday, March 31st, 2023
Friday, March 31st, 2023

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October 15, 2009

State’s archery deer season off to fast start

Springfield – Strictly by the numbers, Illinois’ archery season opened up with a bang – or, more appropriately, a “swoosh.” Reports from hunters statewide were thick with sightings of plenty and “plenty big” deer. And DNR reported that through the first four days of the season, hunters shot 6,250, up from the 5,059 killed during

Reckless boaters pushing fishermen off Wolf River

Dan Hansen Contributing Writer Fremont, Wis. – The annual walleye and white bass spawning runs have, for decades, drawn thousands of anglers to the Wolf River. However, many veteran Wolf River anglers now stay away because they fear for their safety. Matt Harp, president of the Lake Poygan Sportsmen’s Club, said boat traffic has become

Firearms ban argument goes to Supreme Court

Chicago – The U.S. Supreme Court will hear arguments on whether or not the Second Amendment applies directly to states, an issue that could have a huge impact on gun ownership in Illinois. The Illinois State Rifle Association and the Second Amendment Foundation filed a lawsuit against the City of Chicago claiming the city enforces

State Wide

ALGOMA_AREA Recent rains have helped increase flow on the rivers, and lots of salmon are up the Ahnapee and Kewaunee rivers. Anglers have had some success casting spoons for trout and salmon off the piers in Algoma and Kewaunee. Most of the fish are being caught at sunrise and sunset, but some are being taken

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