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Minnesota fishing opener weekend

This weekend has been the Minnesota fishing opener – a tradition of celebrating the beginning of open lakes and water, the promise of spring and summer, and the outdoor recreation of fishing.  135 more words


2015 Governor's Opener Set For Lake Vermilion Area

NISSWA, Minn. (AP) — The 2015 Governor’s Fishing Opener will be held in the Lake Vermilion area of northeastern Minnesota.

Explore Minnesota Tourism says the Lake Vermilion Resort Association will host the annual event on May 7-10, 2015. 108 more words


Governor's Fishing Opener: Dayton starts fishless, Lt. Gov. hooks season's first catch

It’s called the Governor’s Fishing Opener  – but Mark Dayton got beat by his lieutenant governor in the race to catch the first fish.

Yvonne Prettner Solon hooked a walleye around 1 a.m. 239 more words


Wild’s Keith Ballard On Playoffs, Fishing Opener

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — in Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Playoffs, Keith Ballard helped the Minnesota Wild limit the Chicago Blackhawks, which is a big part of the game plan. 229 more words


DPS: Plan A Sober Ride For Fishing Opener

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – As anglers head out for the 2014 Fishing Opener, authorities are sending out a reminder to plan for a sober ride if you plan on drinking this weekend. 121 more words


500,000 Minnesota anglers to cast lines for fishing opener

In a time-honored Minnesota tradition, more than 500,000 anglers will hit the state’s famed lakes early Saturday morning for the first day of fishing season, the… 500 more words