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Dam at I-Falls opened as we were driving up for a two day excursion on the river. Still decent fishing Thursday with higher water and more current. Friday got tougher with high, fast water and lots of debris. Still managed about thirty five walleyes up to 28 inches and four sturgeon up to 62 inches. 3/8 or 1/2 ounce pink/chartreuse jigs with rattles tipped with shiners and rainbows worked well. Hopefully things will settle down a bit and the hot bite from last weekend will return. Good luck, and I will see you out there somewhere.

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