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Despite gloomy outlook, this could go down as a good walleye opener


First there’s the invasive species issue. And the abundance of small pike and lack of perch in area lakes. And cold water temperatures. And, of course, that whole dismal-weather-outlook thing.

There are many reasons for anglers to adopt a glass-half-empty — or worse — mindset for Saturday’s Minnesota fishing opener.

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Becca Clemens
After graduating high school in 2004, I attended Central Lakes College in Staples, MN for 2 years where I got a diploma in Communication Art and Design. I then transfered up to Bemidji State University in, you guessed it, Bemidji, MN. In the spring of 2009, I graduated from BSU. Then in the fall of 2009 I got a job at Echo Publishing, a sister company to the Brainerd Dispatch.
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