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December 06, 2016
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Ice fishing

HURLEYVILLE, NY — The Hurleyville Fire Department, in cooperation with the Town of Fallsburg Youth Commission, will hold its 23rd annual ice fishing contest on Saturday, February 12 on Morningside Lake off of Brickman Road from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Registration will take place the day of the contest at the lake, and costs $5 for adults and is free for those 15 and under.

Refreshments and bait will be available. Holes will be drilled for those who need them. There will be an adult and youth division with trophies for first, second and third in the following categories: perch, pan fish, bullhead, walleye and pickerel. All fish must be legally caught and of legal size.

There is also a special firemen’s contest, with the Rich Farquhar Memorial Chief’s Cup going to the top firemen’s fishing team. Call 845/436-5418.