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Illinois hunting and fishing

Mike Day of Mapleton got this picture of a Brown County bobcat with a meal on one of his trail camera on May 15. Writes Day, “I have had the trail cams for about four years and this year is the first time I got pictures of a bobcat.”

Posted on Fri, July 09, 2010

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A 10-pointer allowed to walk

Bowhunter David Dauphin shot this video of a 10-point buck on Nov. 9, 2008 near Savanna. “I had just grunted at a buck I had seen and seconds later this 10-pointer came running and stopped 8 feet from the base of my stand,” Dauphin said. “I let him go hoping that next year he would be that big guy I am looking for,” Dauphin said. The buck was seen by two other hunters the next morning and evening.


Posted on Tue, February 24, 2009

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Illinois Big Buck Stories

Luke Wasson’s 10-pointer

Illinois hunting and fishing

County: Shelby

Date and Season: Oct. 24, 2008; Bow

Notable: Buck ran and died on a county road.


Tim Price’s 13-pointer

Illinois hunting and fishing

County: Peoria

Date and Season: Nov. 5, 2008; Bow

Notable: Huinter shoots first buck with bow on the ground.



Illinois Big Fish Stories

Mike Jarvis’ 105-pound spoonbill

Illinois hunting and fishing

County: St. Clair

Size: 105 pounds

Date: March, 2010

Notable: Fish was snagged.



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