By: Stephen Rahn

SPRINGFIELD – A late winter antler-less only deer season will kick off next week in parts of Illinois. The Department of Natural Resources has opened up another weekend to help combat Chronic Wasting Disease in the deer population. Area counties that will have permits available include LaSalle, DeKalb, Grundy, Kendall, and Livingston. The season runs the weekend of January 18th through the 20th, sunrise to sunset.