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Some good some bad-
Spent the opener hitting a number of different lakes with mixed success.

Saturday, opened up with something totally different- Crow River and Mud Lake. Did well with numbers of pike, but size was something to be desired. Caught quite a few bass. If the lake survives a few winters, it could be a gem of a bass lake in the future.

Saturday night we headded out to Eagle. Worked the shoreline in the evening and after dark. No eyes, but did manage to land a few nice pike.

Other rumors from Saturday- East Solomon eyes in 1-2 feet of water.

Sunday- Spent the day fishing Green with Jim W. Worst day on Green ever, other than tons of smallies. I love that lake grin.gif

Also, did get the word that Andrew was putting out some nice fish. 2 Anglers that I got the report from landed 9 walleye and released 3.

Overall, it sounded like a hit and miss weekend...but when is opener not that way? grin.gif

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Well from the looks of the paper this morning good luck getting a parking spot on Norway anytime soon. Did anyone out there get a piece of this alleged action on Norway this weekend?
How about the report from our boys to the South - how was Kandi this weekend? w3 I know you're out there :-)

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We had fun trying. There was a boat in our spot so we had to get friendly...they couldn't get any either... even with extra lines in! Need water in those creeks bad!

I'll be at the river.... smile.gif


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The Undertaker

Went out to Norway this year. I was at the access at 5 AM & fished till 10 AM. We caught about 20+ eyes, only 2 were nice 19" & 22". Lots of little "Dinks" but constant action. Lindy's & Shiners or a orange 1/4 oz. Fireball jig tipped with a fathead were the ticket. Fish were caught in 10-13 ft. on both points on main lake Some of my other friends did better in size but not numbers on Norway. Also heard from several relaible sources that Diamond put out some nice size eyes' in about 15-17 ft. of H2O.
I'm heading out to the MO' this weekend for the Free Fishing weekend in SD. Hope to keep the lower unit on my motor - the MO is low. Will post my success next week. Until then, Kill IT & Grill IT!!!!!!!!!

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I was on diamond over the weekend an caught a few small eyes but no big ones. saw a few people and they had a limit of eye about 10 to 12 inchers what a waste. hope the fishing inproves this weekend. hmeints.

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