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Iowa’s youth enjoy special pheasant season Oct. 21-22

Iowa’s young hunters will get the first cackle and flush of the year during the youth only pheasant season.

Waterfowl Hunting Opportunities for Sportsmen with Disabilities

The U.S. Army Corps announces waterfowl hunting for sportsmen with disabilities.

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Wednesday, October 18

Lummy Collins of Tremont caught this pair of Fulton County crappie on Oct. 12.
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Lake Doctor

Stocking Smallmouth and Shiners

Friday, October 15

Fall fish stocking is well underway with golden shiners and smallmouth bass headed across the state.

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Shootin' Whitetails

Sticker

Thursday, October 14

Big buck with a sticker.

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Scattershooting

Three Illinoisans headed to fishing Hall

Thursday, October 14

Guide Todd Gessner, writer Mike Jackson and angler Tony Portincaso have been inducted to the Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame.

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Non-Typical Hunter

The cooler weather paid off

Wednesday, October 13

Remove the heat and they move like crazy!

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Scattershooting

State ups Rock River fish stockings

Wednesday, October 13

The Illinois DNR has increased fish stockings in the Rock River in the wake of last year's fish kill.

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Tim's Big Game Blog

Wisconsin woman shoots monster buck

Wednesday, October 13

Perhaps the biggest buck ever shot by a female bowhunter in Wisconsin?

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Scattershooting

A youngster’s first deer

Wednesday, October 13

Youth deer season may not have produced record totals, but it did make for some happy youngsters like Peter Brandon of Decatur.

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Through the Lens

That’s MY DOG!!!

Wednesday, October 13

Saturday morning was the perfect fall hunt test day at Peabody Fish and Wildlife area in New Athens.

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Lake Doctor

Nate’s Bio

Tuesday, October 12

Just a bit about Nate Herman and his family.

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Scattershooting

Crappie fishing red hot at Rend Lake

Tuesday, October 12

The fall crappie bite is in full swing at Rend Lake in southern Illinois.

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Scattershooting

Reporting glitch for youth deer hunt

Tuesday, October 12

Hot weather didn't help youngsters last weekend during the Illinois youth deer hunt. The weekend wasn't very kind to the DNR's harvesting reporting system, either.

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Non-Typical Hunter

Cooler weather tomorrow!

Tuesday, October 12

Big change in weather means big change in action

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