Free fishing event for kids offered

MARQUETTE – The South Shore Fishing Association will be holding its Big Brothers/Big Sisters and Families Fishing Day on Saturday.

The event, which is free of charge and open to all area kids and their families, will run from noon to 4 p.m. at Lakenenland, which is located along M-28 across from Shot Point in Chocolay Township.

The association planted 300 blue gills in the pond at Lakenenland for kids to fish for and will be providing lunch for participants.