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.
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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.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois hunters have killed nearly 52,000 deer during the first weekend of the state’s firearm hunting season.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois Conservation Police have arrested a commercial fisherman accused of illegally selling live Asian carp.
CHICAGO (AP) — Rules for hydraulic fracturing in Illinois are on the agenda for an Illinois legislative committee meeting.
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. (AP)–Central Illinois residents are protesting proposed plans for oil drilling near a sand and gravel aquifer in rural Downs.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Selected Illinois waterways will open ahead of the regular trout season for catch-and-release fly fishing, the Department of Natural Resources announced Wednesday.
HOMER, Ill. (AP) — Opponents of a coal mine proposed for eastern Illinois are trying to muster opposition as state regulators consider whether to grant the operation a permit.