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Jack Higgins’ Perspective for October 16, 2016

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This list is a combination of obscure players on the recruiting front who helped raise their stock and others who have received attention –– and even offers –– but should have a whole lot more.
Two years after Roe v. Wade was overturned, Illinois takes in more out-of-state abortion patients than any other state. Reproductive rights and abortion access remain constantly under threat.
Phil Grenchik landed a big walleye while trolling for steelhead last week.
The Bears are rising, but they aren’t the only ones. There are still plenty of hurdles in their path to contending.
A doe and fawn ambling through the northwest suburbs and signs of a big-coho year on Lake Michigan are among the notes from around Chicago outdoors and beyond.