COLUMBIA, Mo. — For decades, four invasive species of carp have been devouring plants, gorging on plankton and endangering an interconnected community of fish, plants and mollusks beneath the murky brown water of the Missouri River.
After picking a new name for the fish, the Illinois Department of Natural Resources hopes to see a marketing campaign akin to "Pork. The Other White Meat" or "Milk: It Does a Body Good."
A central Illinois fishing tournament that was canceled two years ago because the Illinois River flooded and last year because of the COVID-19 pandemic is returning next month.
Minnesota state Sen. Foung Hawj was never a fan of the “Asian carp” label commonly applied to four imported fish species that are wreaking havoc in the U.S. heartland, infesting numerous rivers and bearing down on the Great Lakes.
There may come a day on the Illinois River when a fish swims up a chute, slides through a scanner, and, after being recognized as a feared silver carp, is removed, eventually ending up in a carp burger on your plate.
Fans in St. Louis have plenty of questions about the Albert Pujols situation. Columnist Jeff Gordon takes a shot at answering them.
It's the time of year when fishermen across the Czech Republic get to serious business.
Good afternoon, Quad-Cities. Here is your National Weather Service forecast. It will be sunny with a high near 82 degrees and a low around 58 …