There’s a major problem with skunks in Vernon Hills right now.
Sure, everyone wants to get rid of them, but would you take $75 a skunk to catch them?
That’s what the Village of Vernon Hills is offering for every skunk that is trapped and removed.
So what’s with the sudden surge in the skunk population?
CBS 2 says it has a lot to do with the mild winter that we had.
On top of that, skunks are looking for food for the winter, so that’s why they’re out in full force lately.