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An angler in search of Lake Minnewaska's sunfish practices the time-proven tactic of moving from location to location to find his prey. Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny

Sunnie days on Minnewaska


GLENWOOD -- The walleye seem to have gotten tight-lipped sooner than usual this ice fishing season, and that has had a predictable outcome on Lake Minnewaska.

Equally tight-lipped ice fishermen and women are spending a lot of time in search of the lake's sunfish, even though this has not necessarily been a stellar year for the panfish either, according to Dean Beck, fisheries supervisor with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources in Glenwood.

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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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