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Brainerd resident wins Cass Lake fishing tournament

Cole McHigney of Brainerd was the overall winner during this year's Cass Lake Area/Palace Casino & Hotel Winter Fishing Challenge. McHigney caught a 2-pound, 13.8-ounce northern to capture the $2,000 first-place prize. More than 400 contestan...

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Cole McHigney of Brainerd was the overall winner during this year's Cass Lake Area/Palace Casino & Hotel Winter Fishing Challenge. McHigney caught a 2-pound, 13.8-ounce northern to capture the $2,000 first-place prize. More than 400 contestants participated in the Saturday event. In total, 52 place prizes were awarded. SUBMITTED PHOTO

Cole McHigney of Brainerd was the overall winner during this year's Cass Lake Area/Palace Casino & Hotel Winter Fishing Challenge. McHigney caught a 2-pound, 13.8-ounce northern to capture the $2,000 first-place prize. More than 400 contestants participated in the Saturday event. In total, 52 place prizes were awarded. SUBMITTED PHOTO

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