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ABOVE: Wayne Steffensen, left, and his son, Travis Steffensen, of Spicer return to shore Saturday after a morning of successful fishing on Norway Lake. The fishermen who braved the cold of the early morning had the most success on Norway. (Tribune photos by Ron Adams)

Cool opener produces 'hit and miss' results

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WILLMAR -- This fishing opener was not one for the amateurs.

"Average'' is how bait shop owners in the area described the activity on the lakes, with reports of success ranging from "hit and miss'' to "spotty.''


But there were fish taken, and nice ones at that, by the serious fishermen and women who know their stuff and got out early.

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