ALLERTON, Ill. (AP) — The state Department of Natural Resources says it is nearing a decision on a mining permit sought by an Indiana company that wants to build a new coal mine in eastern Illinois.
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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois Department of Natural Resources is offering 32 wing shooting clinics across the state this year.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — There will be additional access for youth turkey hunting in Illinois this spring thanks to a federal grant.
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — The new director of the Illinois Department of Natural Resources says his farming and military experience will help make for a smooth transition.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Fracking is off to a feeble start in Illinois as slumping oil prices and the rigors of Illinois’ new regulations have energy interests waiting on the sidelines.
OLNEY, Ill. (AP) — State officials say two 18-year-olds from southeast Illinois and one juvenile have been preliminarily charged with illegally hunting deer at night.
DECATUR, Ill. (AP) — Osprey that are part of an initiative to reintroduce the fish-eating hawks in Illinois have flown south for the winter.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Avid southwestern Illinois trapper Ken Staley for years has craved catching a more exotic prey: bobcats. And soon, he may get his chance.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Preliminary totals show Illinois hunters harvested 3 percent more deer this firearm season compared with last year’s season.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois hunters can now buy firearm and muzzleloader deer permits directly from vendors this week.