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Fishing Opener plans move ahead

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The new year has arrived and the Governor's Fishing Opener committee is moving full steam ahead for the May 9-13 event on the Fish Hook chain of lakes.


Approximately 200 members of the press - radio, television, magazine, Internet and newspaper - are expected to descend on Park Rapids lakes country - along with the governor, lieutenant governor and other dignitaries.

Businesses, organizations and a cadre of volunteers, will be rolling out the red carpet.

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