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12/12: Buck of the Week

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Updated: January 13, 2013 11:10AM



The early start to firearm season in Illinois overlapped with the rut, helping Kevin Skopek and other hunters. The Oak Forest man shot this 16-point, 240-pound buck with a shotgun Nov. 17 in Kendall County.

‘‘It was running after some does in the
morning,’’ he emailed.

Smith’s Taxidermy in Joliet will mount it.



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