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A Sunset Catch by Alan Turcotte was captured by the lens of his wife Diane this summer; "Sunset Fishing" took the grand prize in the Tamarac Photo Contest for 2010.

Nature behind the lens: Tamarac Photo Contest winners capture beauty of the seasons

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The votes are in, and the grand prize winner of the Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge's 9th Annual Photo Contest has been announced.

Rural Detroit Lakes resident Diane Turcotte took home the top prize for her photograph, "Sunset Fishing," which depicts her husband Alan bringing in a late-day catch last summer.


"My husband and I were out fishing in the boat and were coming in late, right at sunset," Turcotte said.

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Vicki Gerdes
Staff writer at Detroit Lakes Newspapers for the past 14 years, currently editor of the entertainment and community pages as well as obituaries. Living in DL with my cat, Smokey.
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