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2009 Fish-A-Thon 'Casting for a Cure'



Saturday, Sept. 12, fish your favorite body of water. Catch, photograph, and release. There will be an award ceremony, silent auction and door prizes at 6 p.m. at the Blue Line Sports Bar and Grill in Sartell.

Register online at www.castingforacure.org, or call (320) 250-1010 for more information.

This event is raising money for local cancer research and resources. The minimum donation per participant is $30, with registration open through Sept. 9.

Pledge sponsorship is encouraged and pledge forms are available online.

• A $50 cash award and trophy will be given for the largest fish of any eligible species.

• A $50 cash award and trophy will be presented for "highest average" of a limit of fish of any eligible species.

For anglers age 12 and under, a trophy and non-cash award will be for the largest fish.

All registrants receive an official Casting for a Cure aluminum fish-measuring stick, a $25 value.