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2013 Grand Isle Tarpon Rodeo

It’s touted as the oldest fishing tournament in the country. The Grand Isle Tarpon Rodeo wrapped up this weekend. Jefferson Parish councilmember Chris Roberts says the largest fish caught at the rodeo this year was a 712 pound blue marlin that took 13 hours to reel in.

WGNO Photojournalist Johnnie Turnipseed has the story.