Larry Brousil earns Fish of the Week honors, both for his lake trout caught perch fishing at Navy Pier and the knowledge he passes on lakefront lakers
Jason Heaver had one shot at a buck this year, but it was worth the wait in McHenry and he earns Buck of the Week honors.
Winter lurches with variable impacts on life, ice fishing and duck hunting is the lead with other notes around Chicago outdoors.
Ice fishing begins, at least in places around Chicago fishing, for this sprawling raw-file Midwest Fishing Report; but perch remain the top story.
The testing process for Illinois Conservation Police Officer trainees is set for early next year; here are the details.
Deer harvest in Illinois’ muzzleloader season was ahead of last season and harvest during archery season remains more than 4,000 ahead of last season
A wonderful snowy owl shot and a Cooper’s hawk and squirrel staredown are among the notes package from around Chicago outdoors.
Here are the update ice fishing regulations for public areas around Chicago fishing for the 2017-18 ice-fishing season.
There are a bunch of questions about this historic run of perch fishing in the fall and winter around Chicago fishing; here’s some explanations.
Ducks numbers, while above average, are on the decline ahead of ice-up for this aerial survey; and Aaron Yetter turned a phrase in loafing mallards.
First ice fishing, muzzleloader deer season, sandhills migrating & perch fishing are options for the Wild Weekend Wandering around Chicago outdoors.
Show time, that time of year nears, and here is the list of outdoors-related shows and gatherings for this winter (mostly) around Chicago outdoors.
Illinois deer hunters, apparently taking advantage of nice weather second season, harvested a few more deer during the firearms seasons than in 2016.
It’s that kind of perch season this fall and winter, where personal-best perch are being caught, see this Fish of the Week.
Larry Narro did a euro mount of his 10-point buck shot in Peoria County during Illinois’ first firearm deer season and earns Buck of the Week honors.