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Carp contest set for holiday weekend
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ALBANY - There's a bounty out for those nasty varmints robbing the Sugar River of its natural game fish.The Lake Winnetka/Sugar River Improvement Association Inc. will hold its annual Carp Fishing Contest on Labor Day weekend Friday, Aug. 29 through Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 1, in Albany, rain or shine.Prizes consisting of cash or merchandise will be awarded to the top five contestants with the most carp caught regardless of size. A special prize of $100 will be awarded this year for the largest carp caught. No registration is required to compete in the contest, but you must have a valid Wisconsin-fishing license.