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Willmar Lakes Area

May 12, 2018
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Governor Mark Dayton speaks with House Minority Leader Melissa Hortman before heading out on Green Lake Saturday morning for the 2018 Governor’s Fishing Opener in Spicer.
Gov. Mark Dayton has successful opener in Spicer
May 12, 2018 - 2:00pm
May 10, 2018
Tribune Opinion: Willmar Lakes Area says welcome for the Governor's Fishing Opener
May 10, 2018 - 3:25pm
May 8, 2018
Governor's Fishing Opener 2018 now available online
May 8, 2018 - 10:45am
May 5, 2018
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Gov. Mark Dayton, center, helps to kick off the fishing season during the 2014 Governor’s Fishing Opener on Gull Lake. The governor will be on Green Lake in Spicer for this year's opener when the Willmar Lakes Area hosts the annual event May 10-13.
Big catch, big impact: Willmar Lakes Area expects economic boost from Governor’s Fishing Opener
May 5, 2018 - 6:06am
April 15, 2018
Members of the Planning Committee for the Governor’s Fishing Opener have not lost their sense of humor. On Sunday, they gathered on Green Lake with ice augers, chainsaws, blow torches, axes, shovels and a sign that said, #ComeOnSpring and #WeGotThis.
Governor's Fishing Opener hosts impatiently wait for ice out on Green Lake
April 15, 2018 - 5:45pm
January 25, 2018
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Tribune Opinion: Take part in the successes and future of Vision 2040
January 25, 2018 - 11:12am
May 12, 2016
Editorial: Leadership Perspectives helps grow our leaders
May 12, 2016 - 5:00am
February 29, 2016
Dozens of Willmar Lakes Area residents, business people and civic leaders gather at the Willmar Conference Center  Monday for the Vision 2040 Celebration and Conversation. (SHELBY LINDRUD | TRIBUNE)
Vision 2040 celebrates successes
February 29, 2016 - 11:08pm
July 24, 2013
Editorial: Speak up to help ID our Vision 2040 goals
July 24, 2013 - 10:00am