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Gov. Pawlenty catches northern pike in fishing opener

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A pre-dawn start paid off for Gov. Tim Pawlenty, who has reeled in a 15-inch northern pike during the Minnesota fishing opener.

Pawlenty spokesman Alex Carey said the governor was on White Bear Lake at 3:30 a.m. Saturday and caught the 1.5 pound fish around 7:30 a.m.

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Pawlenty and first lady Mary Pawlenty caught at least four fish as of late Saturday morning.

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