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Big Ol Fish 5-28-21
Big Ol Fish 05-21-21
Send Newswatch 12 pictures of your latest catch! We'll feature the pictures in our "Big Ol' Fish" segment that airs during Newswatch 12 at 6pm and 10pm every Friday, and during Newswatch 12 Today every Monday. We want to see the fish and the person that caught it. Tell us the name of the body of water you were fishing, the bait or lure you were using, and anything else that made the fishing trip special.

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Big Ol' Fish Winner
Congratulations to our March 26th Big Ol' Fish winner
Benjamin Hoelter from Wausau
Our next winner will be announced on September 24th, 2021. Good Luck!

When you submit your fish story and
photo you are automatically entered
to win a fish mount from Norling
Taxidermy Studio in Rhinelander.
Winner drawn September 24th, 2021

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Big Ol' Fish Official Rules
No purchase necessary. Only one winner per household is allowed. Void where prohibited or restricted by law.

To enter log on to www.wjfw.com , click on the Contest tab, select "BIG OL' FISH" and follow the directions to enter and submit a photo of your fish, and you will automatically be entered in the contest or you can mail a 3x5 card with your name, address, phone number, age to "BIG OL' FISH contest" c/o NBC 12, 3217 County Rd. G, Rhinelander, WI 54501. All mailed in entries must be postmarked no later than September 13, 2021 and all emailed entries will be accepted through September 19, 2021.

The contest will begin on March 22, 2021 and will end on September 19, 2021. The winner will be chosen at random from all valid entries on September 20, 2021 and announced during Newswatch 12 at 6pm on Friday, September 24, 2021.

The winner will receive the following: a fish taxidermy mount from Norling Taxidermy Studio in Rhinelander, WI. The mount must be done within one year of winning and if the winner has already had a mount done by Norling Taxidermy Studio between March 22, 2021 and September 19, 2021 a refund will be made to the winner from Norling Taxidermy. The fish mount is valid for any fish that is native to Wisconsin fresh water fishing only. The winner will be notified via phone or email and instructed to appear in person with photo ID at the WJFW Studios to pick up their certificate for the fish Mount. The winner must appear in person within 30 days of notification to claim their prize or the prize will be forfeited. (If the winner is under the age of 18 a parent or guardian will need to accompany the winner).

The Prize has no cash equivalent. The Prize is not transferable and non-exchangeable. No substitution will be made on any prize unless at the discretion of the sponsor who may substitute a prize of greater or comparable value.

Employees of NBC 12 (WJFW), Norling Taxidermy Studio, Kurt's Island Sport Shop and any and all participating sponsors and, their advertising agencies, affiliates, representatives, immediate families or households and employees are ineligible to enter/win.

By participating in this contest the winner a) permits NBC 12 (WJFW), Norling Taxidermy Studio, Kurt's Island Sport Shop and any and all participating sponsors to make reasonable use in all media, without reimbursement, of the winner's name, likeness, biographical information, and b) releases NBC 12 (WJFW), Norling Taxidermy Studio, Kurt's Island Sport Shop and any and all participating sponsors their partners and affiliates, related companies, successors, assigns, officers, directors, stockholders, and employees, and participating sponsors, and their agencies and suppliers, from any and all claims, liabilities, and damages arising directly or indirectly out of the award or use of the prize.

All taxes are the sole responsibility of the winner. All decisions of NBC 12 (WJFW) are final.