The fish measured 36.25 inches.


Michael Kostrzewski of Crookston took first place in the Whopper category in Drayton, N.D.’s Rod & Reel Rally catfishing tournament held Saturday, July 21, at Hastings Landing Recreation Area. Michael weighed in a 20.80-pound channel catfish, winning a $1600 cash prize. The fish measured 36.25 inches.