Forest Preserves To Get Started With Annual Spring BurnsIf you’re driving near any of the Chicago area’s forest preserves over the next few weeks, don’t be surprised if you see some smoke and fires. It’s the time of year for “controlled burns.”
Animal Rights Group Wants Will County To End Deer CullingThe head of a suburban-based animal protection group was trying to stop - or at least change - Will County's deer culling program; and he said he took hidden camera video to back up his claim that it's cruel and unnecessary.
Forest Preserve Asks Public To Weigh In On Expanded Camping IdeasCamping for Chicago area residents soon may not have to mean a long drive to Wisconsin or a more remote part of Illinois.
Teens Charged With Thefts From Cars In Forest PreservesTwo teens have been charged with a string of burglaries in south suburban forest preserves.
Will County To Test Sharpshooters For Deer CullingThe Forest Preserve District of Will County wants expert marksmen to help it keep the deer population in check.