Annual Fishing Derby held in Linden

Youth Derby Winners

Fishing Derby 2020, hosted by the Linden & District Ag Society, was held on Saturday, August 22 at the Linden coulee campground.

There was an awesome turn out this year with 19 entries in the 12 years and under age group category, three entries in the 13 - 17 year category, and 16 entries in the adult 18 and up category for a total of 38 contestants! To keep everyone’s energy up the AG Society served up a BBQ lunch of hot dogs and drinks. The winners of this year’s event: in the 13 and under age group - Bailey Toews with her 15” trout; In the 13 - 17 age group Brian Toews with his 14” trout and in the 18 and up group the winner was Brandon Taylor with the big catch of the day a 16” trout. A special thanks to 10 year old Fenna Sijbrandi for her bake sale at this event to raise funds to help a local family through a difficult time, thanks so much Fenna you are an amazing example of kindness.