Carlyle Lake

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Reward Offered for Duck Poacher

Private sportsmen are donating a $1,000 reward to find the poacher who killed dozens of ducks at Carlyle Lake.


Dozens of dead ducks found at Carlyle Lake. (Photo credit: Illinois Conservation Police)

Dozens Of Dead Ducks Found At Carlyle Lake; Police Search For Poacher

An investigation is underway of the illegal killing of more than 30 ducks at Carlyle Lake.


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Trade Groups Update Mississippi River Forecast, Continue Push For Missouri River Water

Last week, the Army Corps of Engineers released water from Carlyle Lake down the Kaskaskia River in order to stave off a potential shutdown in early-January.


Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Army Corps of Engineers Releases Carlyle Lake Water, Pushing Back Shutdown Date

The release, according to the American Waterways Operators and Waterways Council, Inc, could avoid a complete shutdown until at least mid-January.


File photo (KMOX/Brett Blume)

Rock Blasting to Begin on Mississippi River

Barge operators along a key stretch of the Mississippi River braced Monday for months of restricted shipping as crews prepared to begin blasting large rock formations that are impeding navigation on the drought-plagued waterway.



Men Who Drowned in Carlyle Lake Identified

The men went missing from a motorboat on Saturday.



Two Boaters Feared Drowned In Carlyle Lake

Updated: 8/27/2012 at 9 a.m. KEYESPORT, Ill. (AP)- Authorities expect to resume their search Monday for two boaters who presumably drowned in a southern Illinois lake. Investigators say the men went missing from a motorboat […]


Bass Fishing

Calculus, Chemistry and Bass Fishing

Illinois is the only state that conducts a statewide high school bass fishing tournament.


Carlyle Lake flooding (Photo/Bill Reker KMOX)

Flooding at Carlyle Lake Nears Old Record

Army Corps of Engineers is refusing to release water from Carlyle Lake, because it would worsen flooding on lower Mississippi