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MN Governor Reels in Small Catch for Fishing Opener
FOX 21 News, KQDS-DT
Saturday, May 12, 2012 - 10:02pm
WACONIA - Governor Mark Dayton dropped a line in the waters of Waconia early Saturday to celebrate the end to a hectic session and the 2012 Minnesota Fishing Opener.
Locals say it's a big deal to reel in the state's top official
for the day.
"It's quite a feather in our hat for Waconia.
It is. Its just special. A lot of people have never even been to waconia, said resident Donna Frantz.This year Governor Dayton failed to bait a walleye but did manage to catch a morning
sunfish on a leech while out fishing from midnight to two am.