Early fishing opener goes belly up in committee

Sen. John Carlson, R-Bemidji, called the idea of moving the fishing opener up a week “a logistical nightmare’’ for businesses in his area and said it was simply too late to change the opening date. Conference committee members eventually agreed and deleted the provision.
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Sen. John Carlson, R-Bemidji, called the idea of moving the fishing opener up a week “a logistical nightmare’’ for businesses in his area and said it was simply too late to change the opening date. Conference committee members eventually agreed and deleted the provision.

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