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Kids Fishing Days set for Aug. 19-20

     Area guide Jason Durham is hosting Kids Fishing Days, Wednesday Aug. 19 on Fish Hook Lake and Thursday, Aug. 20 on Lake Belle Taine.

There is no charge for event geared to kids 9 to 16 years old. Rods, reels, bait and tackle will be provided, Delaney’s a sponsor.

     Three kids per trip will head out for a two-hour fishing excursion from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. both days. Trips will be 8 to 10 a.m., 10 a.m. to noon, noon to 2 p.m. 2 to 4 p.m. and 4 to 6 p.m.

     Kids will fish from Durham’s boat.

     The Fish Hook excursions head out from the Highway 71 north launch site, by the Y Steak House. Belle Taine fisherkids will depart from the public landing   just off Highway 34.

     Pre-registration is required. Call Park Rapids Community Education at 237-6600 to reserve a time for the Fish Hook Lake trips. Call Nevis Community Education at 652-3500 for time to be spent on Belle Taine.