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Olmsted to hold catfish tournament

The Olmsted Recreation Committee will host their 6th Annual Fisherman's Bluff Catfish Tournament on the Ohio River in Olmsted, IL, Saturday, September 1.

Tournament hours are 6:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. with weigh-in at 4 p.m. with a five fish limit per team.

Teams may consist of one or two persons.

Last year's event drew anglers from five states.

Team registration is $125 and will be accepted as late as Wednesday, August 29.

Late registration will be held Friday, August 31 at the Olmsted Fire Station from 5 to 6:30 p.m.

The Captain's meeting and team/sponsorship dinner will be held at 6:30 p.m.

Top prize is a trophy and $1,000.  Second prize is a trophy and $500.  Third prize is a trophy and $200.

For more information or registration call Monica at (618) 742-6487, (618) 534-7416 or email olmill@earthlink.net.

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