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Fishing enthusiasts gather on Nepewassi Lake to raise funds

Organizers say they're pleased with the turnout this year at the 27th annual Estaire Volunteer Fire Department Family Pike Derby. More than 160 fishermen and fisherwomen came out to try their hand at catching the 'big one' all in an effort to raise funds for a good cause.

One fisherman measuring his catch before releasing it back into the waters of Nepewassi Lake during the fundraising derby. (Ian Campbell/CTV Northern Ontario News)

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Fishing enthusiasts gather on Nepewassi Lake to raise funds

Organizers say they're pleased with the turnout this year at the 27th annual Estaire Volunteer Fire Department Family Pike Derby. More than 160 fishermen and fisherwomen came out to try their hand at catching the 'big one' all in an effort to raise funds for a good cause.

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