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Duck season to open earlier this year

Minnesota's duck hunting season will open a week earlier than usual.

Opening day shooting hours also will be earlier. Bag limits for wood ducks and hen mallards will be higher than last year.

The 60-day, six-duck-limit waterfowl season opens Sept. 24.

Opening day shooting will start a half-hour before sunrise.

Youth waterfowl day will be Sept. 10.