Here are the opening day numbers for dove hunting at public sites in northeastern Illinois on Sunday.
I listed them in order of success rate.
DES PLAINES CA: 83 hunters, 856 doves, 10.3 doves dph
MATTHEISSEN SP: 111, 1024, 9.2
IROQUOIS COUNTY SFWA: 64, 581, 9.1 (another 115 doves shot by non-draw hunters)
SILVER SPRINGS SFWA: 131, 867, 6.6 (record number of standby)
KANKAKEE RIVER SP: 42, 219, 5.2
CHAIN O’LAKES SP: 23, 14, 0.6
SHABBONA LAKE SP: 60, 34, 0.6
MAZONIA NORTH SFWA: 14 doves
MARSEILLES SFWA: 3 doves
Bank lending for drilling projects like Willow is not only bad for the environment. It will weaken the impact of a historic $370 billion investment our country will make in the next decade on green technology and alternatives to oil and gas.
In addition to added congestion Tuesday morning, commuters looking for an alternative had to deal with trains being stopped for a time on the Union Pacific Northwest Line near Barrington.
The attacker knocked on the back door and pushed it open in the 7600 block of North Sheridan Road, Chicago police said.
Both firefighters were hospitalized with injuries not considered to be serious.
Medical student grew up trying to outcompete peers, will expect the same from own offspring.