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Numbers Revealed For First Weekend Of Deer Hunting Season In Illinois

(AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)

Illinois officials are revealing the preliminary total of deer harvested during the first weekend of the Illinois firearm deer season last month. Hunters harvested just over 50-thousand deer between November 19th and 21st. Last year, hunters took just over 47-thousand deer during the first firearm weekend. Illinois’ seven-day firearm deer season will conclude tomorrow through Sunday.



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