Illinois outdoors: Springfield, slingbows to perch

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Wednesday’s column for the Sun-Times outdoors page was on various bills relating to the outdoors signed by Gov. Pat Quinn and some responses on that and other isssues by IDNR director Marc Miller.

It was wide-ranging, and overall felt like a step in the right direction.

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