August 30, 2005
DES MOINES, IOWA - Youa Lovan, of Pleasant Hill, caught a 19 pound,
10 ounce, wiper that measured 33 inches from the Des Moines River
below Saylorville Monday morning. The fish is a new
Iowa state record
surpassing the previous record, which also came from the Des Moines
River, by 11 ounces.