FOR THE THIRD YEAR IN A ROW, AND THOUGH IT WAS ONLY SUPPOSED TO BE TEMPORARY, A BAN ON ALCOHOL WILL REMAIN FOR MANY PARTS OF THE ILLINOIS RIVER. THE BAN WAS ENACTED IN 2016, AND WILL REMAIN UNTIL SEPTEMBER 30TH, THAT IS UNLESS, THE BAN IS RENEWED BY THE ROGUE RIVER/SISKIYOU NATIONAL FOREST.