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Three Lakes Lions Club holds annual ice fishing derbySubmitted: 01/19/2019
Angela Kim
Angela Kim
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Three Lakes Lions Club holds annual ice fishing derby
MERCER - The cold didn't stop people from supporting the Three Lakes Lions Club Saturday. The annual Ice Fishing Derby hosted both an ice fishing contest and a raffle.

It lasted throughout the day and was open for anyone who wanted to join.

Usually the event is in February, but this week is DNR's Free Fishing weekend in the winter.

One member, Pat Crotty, loves this event because it brings in people from all over, even outside of the state.
 
"You see so many different people come out to this event from all over the surrounding area," said Crotty. "We have people come up from Chicago. It's just a real good time."

The Three Lakes Lions Club uses the proceeds for a variety of things: scholarships, the 4th of July parade, and various community events.


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