Illinois – Keri Butt

Come see us on stage at the Chicago Show!

Pumped, yet petrified, I’m counting the days until the Americas Outdoor Show Jan. 26-30. Fellow Illinois Outdoor News Writer Kristen Monroe and I will be taking the stage daily as we give what we feel is an essential presentation. Our foremost topic will be on women and hunting, with the intention of communicating not only with the ladies, but guys…

Open letter to Jeff Foiles: Was it worth it?

What’s the difference between Jeff Foiles and Paris Hilton? Not much if you ask me! They’ve used and abused their money and status, and now it’s gone and backfired on them! Yet in my opinion, the biggest difference is that Miss Hilton is, for the most part, only doing harm to herself. Mr. Foiles, on the other hand, is tampering…

Target practice as close as your living room?

I’m not exactly a tech junkie. However, if a gadget deals with hunting equipment, archery, or guns, my interest peaks. So, when I was reading Women and Guns magazine, and I found a product that allowed you to perform target practice with a handgun from any place in your home, I got a little excited!No bigger than a sheet of…

The Huntress says Hello!

Hey everyone! My name is Keri Butt, and I’m pumped to be a part of the new and improved Illinois Outdoor News website!A lifetime resident of northern Illinois, my drive in life comes from two things: my family, and hunting. Life as I now know it has not always been this way. Ten years ago, I’m ashamed to say that…