“Not every kid, not every boy and girl is going to be playing volleyball or basketball or football or soccer, so if they're not really developing those skills, this is something they can do. There's a lot of responsibility, a lot of safety involved (in archery), and it builds self-esteem.”
A negligence and wrongful death lawsuit, filed in Bridgeport Superior Court, asserts that the Bushmaster AR-15 rifle should not have been sold publicly because it was designed for military use and is unsuited for hunting or home defense.
“Before, you had a lot of people bragging to their friends in private (about illegally killing a deer or other game). Now, guys slap it up on Facebook. They got to show it off. They just can't keep from it.”
Besides the violations of the hands-off policy, state officials said, other violations ranged from failing to report births and deaths of wolves, transporting wolves without permission, and failing to report a wolf escape in 2011.
Residents of Trenton report that coyotes are roaming the streets of the state capital at night. So many have made Princeton their home that the town debated, but ultimately dismissed, the idea of hiring sharpshooters to cull the population.
Illinois hunters see Gov. Bruce Rauner as a potential new ally as they eye legislation that includes measures to ban the use of drones to track wildlife, allow silencers at gun ranges, expand coyote hunting to crossbows and resurrect a bobcat hunting season.
Picking landmarks and planning your approach should be a sophisticated process – much more than a casual glance through the binos. The more time you spend carefully choosing landmarks, the more successful your stalk will be.
A big part of the NWTF show every year is the Youth Grand National Turkey Calling Championships. Throngs of young turkey callers took to the stage in three divisions with dreams of being crowned a world champion.