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.

If you can't upload a photo of your "Big Ol' Fish" you may mail your photo along with your information to:

   Big Ol' Fish
   3217 County Rd. G
   Rhinelander, WI 54501.
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Big Ol' Fish Winner
Congratulations to our March 27th Big Ol' Fish winner Buzzy Stafford from Rhinelander. Our next winner will be announced on September 25, 2020. Good Luck!

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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 Sports or Contest tab, select "BIG OL' FISH" and follow the directions to 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 16, 2020 and all emailed entries will be accepted through September 20, 2020.

The contest will begin on March 25, 2020 and will end on September 20, 2020. The winner will be chosen at random from all valid entries on September 21, 2020 and announced during Newswatch 12 at 6pm on September 25, 2020.

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 25, 2020 and September 20, 2020 a refund will be given back to the winner. 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.

For a complete set of rules you can log on to www.wjfw.com "BIG OL' FISH" or send a self-addressed stamped envelope to "BIG OL' FISH" Rules c/o NBC 12, 3217 County Road G, Rhinelander, WI 54501, or stop by the WJFW studios at 3217 County Road G, Rhinelander, WI 54501.

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


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