The Illinois DNR has hired a chef to show off just how tasty the invader can be. The state wants to overfish the Asian carp, then give it to food banks, in hopes of keeping it out of Lake Michigan and save native fish that must compete with it. The Asian carp has a voracious appetite and can quickly crowd out native fish.
Pedestrian fatally struck by motorist in Isanti County
It was one of at least five fatal incidents on Minnesota roads since Friday.