April 21, 2011 —
ROSCOE, NY — You can vote for Roscoe as America’s Ultimate Fishing Town at www.wfnfishingtown.com/home.php  . As of this writing, Roscoe is in second place.
The contest is being run by Eagle Claw, a fishing tackle manufacturer. The winner will be awarded a $25,000 prize for a tourism boost and a 30 minute show on World Fishing Network about fishing in their town.
The first round of voting will be open to May 3. The first 20 finalists, comprised of the two entries in each of the seven regions with the highest vote totals plus six wild card entrants, will advance to the final round. The final voting round will be from May 10 to 31. The results will be announced in June.