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Serenity at sundown on the Rock River

Jose Hernandez of Sterling tries to hook some catfish Thursday along the upper dam on the Rock River as the late-day sun heads for the horizon. Junior fishers looking to plunk down a bobber will have plenty of chances to do it this weekend – there are three youth fishing events scheduled in Dixon, Morrison and Rock Falls.
Jose Hernandez of Sterling tries to hook some catfish Thursday along the upper dam on the Rock River as the late-day sun heads for the horizon. Junior fishers looking to plunk down a bobber will have plenty of chances to do it this weekend – there are three youth fishing events scheduled in Dixon, Morrison and Rock Falls.

Jose Hernandez of Sterling tries to hook some catfish Thursday along the upper dam on the Rock River as the late-day sun heads for the horizon. Junior fishers looking to plunk down a bobber will have plenty of chances to do it this weekend – there are three youth fishing events scheduled in Dixon, Morrison and Rock Falls.

In Morrison – A Youth Fishing Derby runs from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday at Rockwood State Park, 18750 Lake Road. The free contest is for those 15 and younger. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. Prizes will be awarded. A parent or guardian must sign for each child.

In Rock Falls – There's a free children's fishing derby Saturday at Centennial Park on East 11th Street, and a portion of the Hennepin Canal. Registration begins at 8 a.m., with fishing from 9 to 11:30, for those 14 and younger. Prizes will be awarded and each participant will receive a gift. Free hot dogs and a drink will be served.

In Dixon – The free Dixon Family Carp Derby runs from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday and from 8 a.m. to noon Sunday. Kids will receive prizes and awards will be awarded to adults while supplies last. Register at the pavilion on Page Park Drive. Find Dixon Main Street & Riverfront on Facebook for more information.

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