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Many of these minnows will be on a hook today, the opening day of the 2011 fishing season. Tribune photo by TJ Jerke

Anglers find their way for first day of season

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WILLMAR -- Trucks, boats, and fishing rods are a common sight throughout Minnesota as the opening day of the 2011 fishing season has many hitting the lakes.


Today marks the season that runs through Feb. 26, 2012, where anglers from across Minnesota and the country flock to their favorite fishing holes in hopes of collecting their daily limit.

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