MARION — The University of Illinois Extension program is looking for adults who enjoy spending time outdoors and have a passion for giving bac…
While most people retire to spend more time fishing, former Coulterville resident Chad Morgenthaler is walking away from fishing – at least the professional fishing circuits.
According to a study published Jan. 23 in 'Nature Geoscience,' our planet's inner core may be reversing after it temporarily stopped rotating.
Australia's echidna has developed a curious way to cool off — blowing bubbles out of its beaklike snout.
The measure of success for an administrator is to leave your agency or company in a better position than you found it.
It was long overdue, but I purchased a new computer recently.
A new kayak/canoe boat launch has been installed at the Carterville Boat Ramp.
Callahan is leaving the department in better shape than she inherited it. That is not the faint praise it appears to be on the surface.
For birders, from rank amateurs to trained ornithologists, Jan. 1 is a red-letter date.
One of the perks of retirement, or at least semi-retirement, is the opportunity to think about the future.
Officials in California ordered evacuations in a high-risk coastal area where mudslides killed 23 people in 2018 as a huge storm barreled into…
A major winter storm approached California Wednesday causing crews to rush to clear storm drains in preparation for flooding and strong winds,…
Beau chose us to be his parents about 12 years ago.
Two major Southern Illinois attractions celebrated anniversaries in 2022.
It’s time for the annual Christmas list.
Great blue herons are photogenic. They just are.
I’ve spent the past couple weeks going through about 35,000 photographs. It’s been a painful experience. Each deletion felt like a paper cut.
Bird populations throughout the country, and in Southern Illinois, have been shrinking for decades.
The technological progress humans have experienced in the last century is nothing short of mind boggling.
Amid warnings that biodiversity is in freefall, environmental leaders will gather in Montreal to hammer out measures aimed at shoring up the w…