Height of Illinois Levees Concerning to Some in MissouriState versus state battle lines are being drawn across the Mississippi River, with a top Missouri official urging Illinois regulators to back away from a plan allowing higher levees that could push more floodwater to the Missouri side of the river.
Birds of a Feather Flock Together to Illinois During WinterSome visitors to this area who won't be concerned about the approaching ice storm are the Bald Eagles - who are making their annual pilgrimage here.
Bobcat Hunting Opponents Seek Permits to Curb Illinois CullSome people who want to reduce the number of bobcats killed in Illinois have applied for hunting permits in Illinois with no intention of using them.
Make Reservations Now to Camp Out, Watch Solar EclipseIllinois Department of Natural Resources spokesman Tim Schweizer says you should probably reserve your spot now.
Free Youth Fishing Clinics In IllinoisDNR says one of the locations is East St. Louis
Offer To Reopen Horseshoe Lake Park ThwartedSouthwestern Electric Co-op turns down local park district's offer to pay power bill owed by state of Illinois
60-Mile Chase Starts With Assault On DNR OfficerMan allegedly backs car door into officer near Litchfield, arrested near Florissant.
Ill. Attorney General Mulls Coal Mining LawsuitLisa Madigan could take DNR to court over delayed rules
Illinois Wants Your Deer's Head This Hunting SeasonThe Illinois Department of Natural Resources is testing for chronic wasting disease.
Bid Denied To Halt Illinois Fracking RulesMadison County Judge Barbara Crowder makes decision on oil & gas drilling
Illinois Department of Natural Resources Issues Long-Awaited Fracking RulesThe long-awaited plan Friday will regulate high-volume oil and gas drilling that supporters hope could bring an economic boost to southern Illinois but environmentalists fear may be too lenient.
Illinois DNR Seeking Maps Of Old Underground MinesThey want to make digital copies before they deteriorate or are destroyed, and believe many are in private hands.