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May 15, 2019
Otter Tail Lake, pictured here at sunset, will serve as the hub for the Governor's Fishing Opener on May 7-10, 2020. (Courtesy photo / Erik Osberg, Otter Tail County)
Otter Tail County to host 2020 Minnesota Governor’s Fishing Opener
May 15, 2019 - 4:01pm
May 12, 2017
Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton fishes Big Sandy Lake north of McGregor in 2016. With temperatures in the 30's, the governor was able to catch a walleye, crappie and two perch. The 69th Annual Minnesota Governor's Fishing opener was based at Big Sandy Lake Resort and Lodge. (Steve Kohls)
Questions and Answers about the Governor's Fishing Opener
May 12, 2017 - 4:03pm
April 26, 2017
Crowds converge on downtown Nisswa during the 2014 Governor’s Fishing Opener. Kelly Humphrey/Forum News Service
Will Alexandria host Governor's Fishing Opener?
April 26, 2017 - 7:10pm