Forty-five percent of the American population dreads the Christmas season. For us, it’s most certainly not the most wonderful time of the year — it’s not even a blue Christmas. It’s more like a blue season.
The fight against Asian carp is ramping up.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers recently announced plans to consider measures that would block the path of bighead and silver carp at Brandon Road Lock and Dam on the Des Plaines River.