Pikeminnow program adding cash prizes

The Northern Pikeminnow Sport Reward Fishery Program is adding weekly cash prizes to increase incentives for anglers to catch and turn in pikeminnow.

Five, $2,000 prizes will be awarded through random drawings weekly from Aug. 30 to Sept. 26. Anglers will receive an entry card each day they check in pikeminnow at registration sites.

In addition, the program will continue to pay for pikeminnow that are at least 9 inches long and are turned in by registered anglers.

For complete rules, fishing tips and registration site locations, go to www.pikeminnow.org.