March 2018

Preserving ancient arts in Illinois

Artisans have played an important role in society since beginning of time. In the early days, their skills were necessary for survival. Some included forging metal to make weapons, while others required processing natural fibers and animal fur to make clothing, blankets, tents and brooms. Today’s artisans have turned a hobby into something more or […]


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Preserving ancient arts in Illinois

Artisans have played an important role in society since beginning of time. In the early days, their skills were necessary for survival. Some included forging metal to make weapons, while others required processing natural fibers and animal fur to make clothing, blankets, tents and brooms. Today’s artisans have turned a hobby into something more or […]

Hooked on Hatcheries

Whether it’s a largemouth bass, Muskie or a trout, an Illinois angler may not realize that the fish reeled in from the depths of the water may not have originated there. In fact, it could be one of the millions of fish raised in the Illinois Hatchery System that supplements the fish population of Illinois […]

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