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VAN WERT — The Van Wert County D.A.R.E. program will hold the annual fishing derby Sept. 6 and 7. The cost is $50 for both days for adults and $30 for one day. Young people 17 and younger is half price. Prize money of $50 will be awarded to the largest fish by weight and total weight of five fish each day. Fishing is from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day. Fishing is from boat only and trolling motors are allowed. Participants can register the day of the event.