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Popular Lund boats made in New York Mills factory will be common on Minnesota lakes on fishing opener Saturday, May 14.
Jeff Roste has 35,000 Marshmallow Mitts in a warehouse, and 35,000 Hot Dog Mitts coming in July.
But in some cases, more white stuff meant fewer customers
In other news, River Keepers honors Audubon Dakota, Polaris expands rental program

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Currently, young people ages 12 to 17 must pass an online boater safety exam through the Department of Natural Resources. Companion bills taken up by the Senate and House this session would increase the age requirement to anyone born on or after July 1, 1987.
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Spinners and live bait rigs, of course, are essential tackle in any walleye angler’s open-water fishing arsenal.
In Minnesota, golden shiners require two years to grow to maturity in the wild, and the state’s long, cold winters make raising them commercially for bait in natural ponds challenging.
Jeff Drexler built his first fish house in 1997 at the request of a dealer selling the backyard storage sheds he was manufacturing at the time. Montevideo-based Ice Castle now produces 50 different models of its popular RV/fish wheelhouses, and demand continues to grow.
Scott and Marty Glorvigen and their digital fishing content platform, Wired2Fish, are among the 2022 inductees into the Minnesota Fishing Hall of Fame
Ridge Top Outdoors owners Justin and Brittany Schuver's love for the outdoors sparked the couple’s decision to open the Bemidji storefront just under a year ago. 

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Strict border-crossing requirements remain, but Canadian fishing camps and lodges are anticipating their first full summer since 2019.
Mark Bry of Grand Forks and fellow fishing guide Dan Bonham of Devils Lake purchased the shop, a Devils Lake institution since 1958, in October.
Slocum Taxidermy opened in 1995; has grown to include customers throughout Midwest, including Scheels.

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