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Powell team wins ice fishing derby; Ten Sleep team fourth


February 14, 2019

Karla Pomeroy

The annual Meeteetse Ice Fishing Derby was held last weekend with 90 teams and 29 in the "small fry" division. Here, hearty ice fishermen, most with ice fishing huts, are scattered around the Upper Sunshine Reservoir for Saturday's portion of the tournament. Sunday was at the lower reservoir.

MEETEETSE - Ninety teams braved the cold Saturday and Sunday on the Sunshine Reservoirs for the annual Meeteetse Ice Fishing Derby with a Powell team bringing home top prize.

Teams could be one, two or three members. They had to submit a total of six fish caught any time during the two-day derby. Saturday fishing was in the upper reservoir and Sunday was in the Lower Sunshine.

Results for the team placings are as follows:

First place went to a Powell team of Don Adams, Milford Hanson Jr. and Timothy Large with six fish totaling 192.25 inches

Second place was the married team of Terry and Br...

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