Archive for illinois

5,000 Citizens First to Receive Concealed-Carry Licenses in Illinois

More than 5,000 Illinois residents will be the first citizens ever in their state to receive concealed-carry firearm licenses.

March 11, 2014

Conservation Season in Southern Illinois

Waterfowl seasons as a whole have shut down by late February and early March, save one: snow goose conservation season. With the opportunity to unplug your shotgun, break out the electronic calls and dream about the possibilities of no bag limits, conservation season can make for exciting stuff when things go right.

March 14, 2013

Are Shotguns Safer Than Rifles?

This commonly held belief is why some states ban rifles for hunting; But the facts might surprise them.

August 23, 2012

Turkey Break-In

After hearing a loud crash, Lisa Marvogeorge thought a rock had broken her front window, but it turned out to be a 20-pound turkey.

March 23, 2010