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Evansville Sportsmen's banquet set for Sept. 8

The Evansville Area Sportsmen will host their annual banquet on Sept. 8 at the Railroad and 2nd Event Center in Evansville.

Happy hour starts at 5:30 p.m. and dinner will be served at 7 p.m. Dinner tickets after Sept. 1 are $30 each or $45 for couples dinner tickets. Kids ages 17 and younger get in for $20. Tickets purchased before Sept. 1 are $5 cheaper.

Proceeds from this fundraiser go toward habitat in the area, among other outdoor projects. Some past and present projects the Evansville Area Sportsmen help out with are construction and distribution of wood duck houses, fish stocking in area lakes, sponsoring food plots, purchase of land to develop habitat and offering support for area high school trap shooting teams.

Call Dan Evavold at (218) 948-2238 or email with any questions.

Eric Morken

Eric Morken is the sports and outdoor editor at the Echo Press and Osakis Review newspapers in Douglas County, MN. Follow him on Twitter at echo_sports.

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