I managed to solve the issue by re-installing Evernote.
It saves a hyperlink in the note to the page once again, however, it still saves a screen shot as well. This did not happen before.
If I have de-selected "clip full article" then what is the point of an additional screen shot with my URL?? Other than to take up file storage space?
Also, I seem to remember having this problem a year ago.
I've seen other people having this issue on forums. I'm confidant this is not a user error or anything non-evernote related. (Please dont ask whats my Chrome version, what URL I'm tryi