Illinois – Keri Butt

Deer hunter involved in controversy no longer part of Illinois Whitetail Alliance

Outdoor social media outlets have been set ablaze in recent days concerning a controversy involving Peoria-area outdoor writer Marc Anthony. Anthony, who is also a taxidermist, has allegedly been involved in questionable activities. Until recently, Anthony had also served on the leadership team of the Illinois Whitetail Alliance (IWA). In an effort to keep the negativity from affecting the group,…

Dry Year-Dry Rut

I had plans on making the best of the one remaining day of bow season — and to just grin and bear the below-zero wind chills. However, after taking on a last minute writing assignment which naturally took longer than I’d planned, I almost wanted to tear up as I watched the last couple hours of legal hunting hours wane…