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Katie Magozzi, Jessica Critz, marketing coordinator for Crestliner, committee member Jason Durham and Chamber president Bob Seifert present the boat that is the raffle prize. (Jean Ruzicka / Enterprise)
Governor's Opener raffle ticket sales begin
July 3, 2012 - 1:00pm
June 30, 2012
Catching walleye in the middle of the day is a good possibility, even with numerous active boaters on the water during the Fourth of July week.  Look for those fish in deep water and don't discount any minute of the afternoon as "walleye time!" (Jason Durham / For the Enterprise)
Long days give anglers opportunity
June 30, 2012 - 1:00pm
June 13, 2012
After an hour on the lake, Annika Olson, 12, of Laporte had hooked a perch and Seth Carlson, 11, of Bemidj, induced a walleye. (Jean Ruzicka / Enterprise)
A great day to go fishing
June 13, 2012 - 1:00pm
June 9, 2012
Gerra Gentry holds up a beautiful walleye she landed this past week on Fish Hook Lake.   The species has been somewhat persnickety on certain bodies of water recently due to an abundance of natural forage. (Jason Durham / Enterprise)
Fish forage has been abundant
June 9, 2012 - 1:00pm
Sharon Melbo, from left, Kim Petrie and Amber Gabriel had their most successful WAM state tournament ever Saturday with all three placing. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)
Three generations of local anglers do Park Rapids proud
June 9, 2012 - 1:00pm
May 26, 2012
The 2012 Minnesota bass season opens today for anglers eager to catch a big largemouth or smallmouth.  Though some other states have bass that grow larger than those in Minnesota, our state has strong bass numbers and a very respectable average size. (Jason Durham / Enterprise)
Bass reproduce as season opens
May 26, 2012 - 1:00pm
A walk last Saturday for Let's Go Fishing raised $800 for the organization. An accompanying raffle raised $4,500. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)
Lets Go Fishing soon!
May 26, 2012 - 1:00pm
May 19, 2012
Walleyes were the target species for most anglers statewide over Minnesota's fishing opener weekend.  However, those having more consistent success searched for panfish instead of the sometimes elusive state fish. (Jason Durham / For the Enterprise)
Opener was normal - inconsistent
May 19, 2012 - 1:00pm
May 16, 2012
Anglers fished from shore and boats early Saturday morning. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)
A beautiful weekend to fish
May 16, 2012 - 1:00pm
Looking forward to the 2013 Governor's Fishing Opener are, from left, Bob Seifert, Chamber board chair; Katie Magozzi, Chamber president; Gov. Mark Dayton;  Butch DeLaHunt, media chair, and Dennis Mackedanz, Governor's Fishing Opener chair.  (Submitted photo)
Park Rapids to host 2013 Governor's Opener
May 16, 2012 - 1:00pm
May 12, 2012
Governor chooses Park Rapids to host 2013 Fishing Opener
May 12, 2012 - 8:30pm
Park Rapids sends crew to Governor's Fishing Opener
May 12, 2012 - 1:00pm
Anglers fished from shore and boats early Saturday morning. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)
Opener welcomes sunshine, calm waters, inspectors, kids and fish
May 12, 2012 - 9:42am
May 11, 2012
A 6.5-pound walleye is released May 9, 2009, on Crane Lake, northeast of Orr, Minnesota, near the Canadian border. Fishing was pretty good on the border lake, though finding legal keeper-sized walleyes, the protective slot begins at 17 inches and runs through 28 inches on Crane Lake, was challenging. (Dennis Anderson/Minneapolis Star Tribune/MCT)
That annual rite of spring -- the walleye opener -- gets underway Saturday morning
May 11, 2012 - 8:14am
May 7, 2012
Star Lake near Pelican Rapids, Minn., produced this 2-pound walleye on the opening day of Minnesota's walleye season in 2005. The 2012 version of Minnesota's grand outdoors tradition gets underway Saturday. (Forum Communications file photo)
Minnesota walleye preview: 'A pretty darn normal opener'
May 7, 2012 - 7:35am
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