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From left, Tim Hanson, Kyle Hanson, Kris Ryks and Donny Hanson watch as the pickup truck is raised from Solomon Lake on Wednesday afternoon. They were unable to get the truck on to the trailer.

Good fishing, but a bad day on the ice of Solomon Lake north of Willmar

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SOLOMON LAKE -- Workers with Donnie Hanson's Auto and Truck and Towing of New London hooked the big one this afternoon, but it will take them another day to land it.


A scuba diver attached a cable to a 2007 Ford Ranger pickup truck that had gone through the ice on Solomon Lake north of Willmar during the snow and sleet storm on Monday evening.

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Tom Cherveny
Tom Cherveny is a regional and outdoor reporter with the West Central Tribune in Willmar, MN.
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