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Spring Inland Trout Fishing

Spring Inland Trout Fishing
Saturday, April 5 will be the big day for the inland trout fishing opener.  Although lakes and ponds all around Illinois will open that day, many Chicago anglers will enjoy the lakes here in Cook County that offer trout fishing. Keeper sized trout, being a bout a half to three quarters of a pond will... Read more »

5 Cents tax on every round of firearm ammunition in Cook County?

5 Cents tax on every round of firearm ammunition in Cook County?
There is a taxation proposal on the table for Cook County.  According to Sec. 74-668. Tax Imposed, Rates, the following tax can be put on firearms and ammunition. Firearm Tax Rate.   A tax is hereby imposed on the retail purchase of a firearm as defined in this article in the amount of $25.00 for each... Read more »