Private sportsmen are donating a $1,000 reward to find the poacher who killed dozens of ducks at Carlyle Lake.
An investigation is underway of the illegal killing of more than 30 ducks at Carlyle Lake.
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.
The release, according to the American Waterways Operators and Waterways Council, Inc, could avoid a complete shutdown until at least mid-January.
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.
The men went missing from a motorboat on Saturday.
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 […]
Illinois is the only state that conducts a statewide high school bass fishing tournament.
Army Corps of Engineers is refusing to release water from Carlyle Lake, because it would worsen flooding on lower Mississippi