Prescribed burns benefit many wildlife species and often require neighbors to work together.
August 25, 2022
I remember when my son, Blake, started his senior football season last fall. It began a countdown of sorts. Eight games. Seven. Six. And then, tears, as the clock hit 0.00 for the last time in the playoffs. The same could be said about expiring innings, although to a lesser extent in terms of passion
How to make sure that it’s fish you’re seeing on your sonar
So is that really fish you’re seeing on your sonar?
Will Purvis, of Vernon Center in Blue Earth County, is the 2021 DNR firearms safety volunteer instructor of the year. He received the award earlier this month during Game Fair in Ramsey. Purvis, a staunch conservationist who has spent decades working to get kids and adults alike interested in the outdoors, has been a volunteer
Northwest Zone – Captain Laura Petreikis In Bureau County, CPO Wagner, while checking fisherman along Hennepin Canal, found an individual to be in possession of short largemouth bass. Upon further investigation, the individual was found to have no fishing license and wanted on warrant out of Marshall County. Subject was taken into custody and transported
BANQUET/FUNDRAISER AUG. 26: Whitetails Unlimited Central Illinois Ridge Runners Banquet, 5 p.m., Round House Center, 905 Bay Street, Beardstown. Call 309-333-2644. AUG. 27: Whitetails Unlimited Banquet, 5 p.m., Effingham VFW, 916015 E 700th Ave., Watson. Call 217-821-6033. SEPT. 9: Whitetails Unlimited Central Illinois Chapter Banquet, 5 p.m., Effingham Event Center, 11501 W. Fayette, Effingham. Call
NORTHERN REGION Spooner Team/July Warden Jon Hagen, of Spooner, responded to complaints of illegal ATV/UTV operation on Hwy. E near Big McKenzie Lake. Hagen issued one citation for illegal roadway operation and multiple warnings for other ATV violations. Wardens Hagen and Dave Sanda, of Superior, patrolled Nancy Lake for boating and fishing enforcement. They contacted
Banquets/Fundraiser Aug. 30: Whitetails Unlimited Ripon/Green Lake Area Chapter, 5:30 p.m., Royal Ridges, 1 Westgate Drive, Ripon, call Josh Nigbor, 920-896-1033, www.whitetailsunlimited.com. Sept. 13: Burlington Conservation Club annual banquet, 5 p.m., Cotton Exchange, 345 Hickory Hollow Rd., Waterford, call Zach Naber, 262-539-2579. Sept. 15: Whitetails Unlimited Crivitz-High Falls Chapter banquet, 5:30 p.m., Rene’s Dining Room,