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JigginIsLife

Park Rapids Tourney

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Fish Hook Lake

This saturday from 1-3:30pm

Hour and a half drive from here looking for somone to split gas with i know Gell ( i think) was thinking about going anyone else thinking about going and want to carpool from mooorhead, and possibly bring back something sweet?? hit me back here or my email (in profile)

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