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Gov. Mark Dayton with Grand Rapids fisherman and host Scott Glorvigen after catching a northern pike on Pokegama Lake in Grand Rapids.

Gov. Dayton catches northern pike at Grand Rapids Fishing Opener

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This morning Gov. Mark Dayton caught and released a northern pike at his first Governor's Fishing Opener held in Grand Rapids.

The Governor officially kicked-off the fishing season by casting a line at 12:01 a.m. Saturday, spending more than two hours out on the lake. His catch came at approximately 9 a.m., shortly after a send-off ceremony at Pokegama Lake.


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