Posts tagged "Illnois Outdoors"

Leinenkugel pitches in on Chicago River clean up

The Chicago River clean up is big in the news.  Now our friends at Leinenkugel’s is jumping on board to help out.  Take a look at the press release that just came in from them…. LEINENKUGEL’S JOINS FORCES WITH FRIENDS OF THE CHICAGO RIVER TO HELP PROTECT AND PRESERVE ENDANGERED WATERWAY Recent poll of Leinie’s... Read more »

Get a Dry Bag to keep your clothing dry

Coghlan’s has come out with a lot of neat items for campers, boaters and thouse who enjoy the outdoors.  I for one have strong feelings about getting items that are not only practicle but also usefull, especially when that product protects your gear. I have a boat and two kayaks.  There’s no doubt that at... Read more »

Chicagoland Muskie Hunters meeting info

This email came in from Dean Rosset… Hi Guys-Almost a new season!!  Come join us….The Chicagoland Muskie Hunters chapter of Muskies Inc. We meet the second Tues. of the month at the Park Ridge VFW (Higgins and Canfield) at 7:30.  Meetings feature top speakers, fishing reports, favorite lake presentations by our members, muskie info sharing,... Read more »

Ice Fishing

I got an invitation from Rich Partak to do some ice fishing at a residential pond west of Joliet.  I know that his pond had some great crappie, bluegill and bass so how could I resist. Last Wednesday before Jim DaRosa, Ray Ludkevicz and I did the Fishing and Outdoor Radio Show, we went to... Read more »

Why "Made in the USA matters to anglers

From our friends at Marcum, makers of fine underwater cameras and depth finders…. MarCum’s tradition of American engineering yields continued quality, service and value   Minneapolis, MN – It’s one thing to hear those sweet words: “Made in the U.S.A.” Quite another to watch firsthand, as a core of skilled American workers engineer, build, assemble, test for... Read more »

Volunteers Honored at Conservation World

From the IL DNR…. SPRINGFIELD, ILL. – The Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) is honoring eight individuals and three groups as Outstanding Volunteers of the Year for service to Illinois citizens and visitors through volunteer efforts on behalf of the IDNR.  The awards will be presented during a ceremony in Conservation World at the... Read more »

The AuCoin Report

I received anohter AuCoin Report.  It has some interesting tidbits of information that relates to the outdoors.  Thanks Bill, keep them coming. The AuCoin Report – News Briefs from the Great Outdoors – April 2010 Hybrid Wolf Packs Running Wild in OhioA hunter shot and killed a wolf-dog that was running with a pack near... Read more »