Dayton Fishing Near Grand Rapids On Season Opener
GRAND RAPIDS (AP) – Gov. Mark Dayton is fishing near Grand Rapids for his first Governor’s Fishing Opener, a tradition dating back to 1948.
The Governor’s Fishing Opener traditionally serves as a kickoff celebration to the summer tourism season.
Many of festivities are based at Ruttger’s Sugar Lake Lodge.
Most of the fishing will be on Pokegama and other area lakes.
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