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Park Rapids fishing derby is Feb. 1

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The 16th annual Park Rapids American Legion Community Fishing Contest is right around the corner.


The event is scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 1 on Fish Hook Lake. More than $110,000 in prizes will be given away.


“The ice is looking good,” said Jerry Benham, an organizer of the American Legion contest. “We’ve got anywhere from 18 to 24 inches of ice. The slush is pretty much gone too.”

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Anna Erickson
Anna Erickson is editor of the Wadena Pioneer Journal.
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