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KC Walleye Classic announces tournament beneficiaries

BEMIDJI—The Knights of Columbus Walleye Classic Fishing Tournament has announced 10 nonprofit beneficiaries of the 2018 event, which will be held June 9 in Bemidji.

They are:

• Bemidji Youth Baseball

• Boy Scouts of America

• Let's Go Fishing

• Fishing Has No Boundaries

• Take A Kid Fishing

• All Pro Dads

• Special Olympics

• George Pelawa Foundation

• Wounded Warrior Guide Service

• Minnesota Department of Natural Resources

This year's Knights of Columbus Walleye Classic will be held Saturday, June 9, at the Lake Bemidji Waterfront next to Paul and Babe with 100, two-person teams taking to the water at 7 a.m., with concessions and games for children and families starting at 11 a.m. The official weigh-in will start at 3 p.m. and the winner of the raffle Lund boat, Mercury motor & Shoreland'r trailer from Ray's Sport & Marine will be announced at 5 p.m.

For more information, contact Tournament Director Joe Czapiewski (218) 556-3651 or at