When targeting big fish like muskies and northern pike, it’s important to have the right tools for the job. These fish can get big, are very powerful, and have a tendency to be hooked deep. Oh, and they have big, sharp teeth – and lots of ’em.
July 28, 2022
Tips for you shotgunners to bag more birds.
Shotgunners, what to do to make sure you hit every bird.
BANQUET/FUNDRAISER JULY 30: Whitetails Unlimited Kaskaskia Valley Son’s O’ Bucks Chapter Banquet, 4 p.m., Mascoutah Sportsmen’s Club, 1535 North County Rd., Mascoutah. Call 618-207-0290. AUG. 6: Whitetails Unlimited Muddy River Whitetails Chapter Banquet, 4 p.m., Majestic Pines, 11503 3 Mile Rd., Thomson. Call 563-219-2022. AUG. 13: Kaskaskia River Delta Waterfowl Banquet, doors open 5:30 p.m.,
Northwest Zone – Capt. Laura Petreikis In LaSalle County, CPO Wagner, while conducting sport fish enforcement along the Illinois River, found an individual fishing with crayfish. Upon closer observation, the CPO discovered the crayfish were rusty crayfish which is an injurious species and can’t be used as live bait in Illinois. The individual was cited
Fawn in Distress (Erie County) On June 12, ECO Mathis responded to reports of two fawns attempting to cross Route 5 in the town of Hamburg after a doe was struck and killed on this busy road. Officer Mathis and a Good Samaritan tried to catch the fawns without success. After several attempts over the